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Reservoirs spill…

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Death threats: Police records statement from Dilantha

Sri Lanka's racing legend Dilantha Malagamuwa arrived at the Western Province (North) ...


Spill gates of several Reservoirs opened

Spill gates of Ihala Kotmale, Castlereagh, Mausakelle, Laxapana, Norton Bridge, Polgolla a...


Iran to use SL rupee for fuel trade

The Cabinet was told yesterday that Iran had agreed to use the Sri Lankan rupee as the med...


Ranil changed his decision to quit politics, says prelate

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe changed his decision to give up politics and leave the...


Keith Noyahr Incident: Mahinda summoned by the CID

Former President Mahinda Rajapakse has been summoned by the CID to be present at their off...


CERT receives 1,700 Facebook complaints up to July

Nearly 1,700 complaints had been received against social media websites during past seven ...


The Rs.200,000 allowance - Only less than 55 MPs entitled: Ministry

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PM visits newly preserved stone pond at Anuradhapura



Will review pacts made with foreign buyers: SLPP

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Postmortem examination: SJTH to charge Rs.2,500

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ACPBWA to strike tonight against new traffic spot fines

The All Ceylon Private Bus Workers Association (ACPBWA) said it would launch a strike from...


Religious observances to invoke blessings on Govt.



Ranil assures Dilantha an independent probe over death threat

Sri Lankan racing driver Dilantha Malagamuwa said Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had ...


SL edge out S. Africa by 3 wickets in only T20

Spinner Lakshan Sandakan starred in Sri Lanka's hard fought three-wicket win over Sout...


Being independent in Parliament: JO appoints committee

The party leaders of the Joint Opposition (JO) today appointed a committee of experts led ...


Female inmates call of their protest

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Protesting female inmates taken for discussion with prison officials

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22 killed in Motorway Bridge collapse in Italy

At least 22 people were killed when a motorway bridge collapsed in torrential rains on Tue...


Opposition leader’s post: Improper for some MPs to criticize my ruling

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Female inmates continue protest at Welikada Prison

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Navy Sampath produced in Court



GMOA wants Minister to reveal who permitted lifting of Glyphosate ban

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Ihala Kotmale and Wimalasurendra reservoirs at spill level

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Rs.1 mn cheated from Actress Angeline Roshana

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Rs.200,000 to 55 MPs is a bribe: NFF

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Navy Sampath arrested

Navy Sampath, who was wanted by the CID in connection with the abduction and disappearance...


Several injured in crash outside British Parliament

A man has been arrested and a number of pedestrians injured after a car crashed into secur...


Clinical waste: MEPA to request Ministry to take up issue with India

The Maritime Environment Protection Authority (MEPA) today said that it would request the ...


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