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Five NFF MPs to function separately in Parliament: Wima ...

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Australia beat Sri Lanka to avoid T20 series whitewash ...

Australia beat Sri Lanka by 41 runs in their final Twenty20 game today, avoiding a whitewa...


Online help for ragging in Unis ...

The University Grants Commission announced today that the complaints regarding any inciden...


President asks IGP to look into Uni ragging ...

President Maithripala Sirisena said he had directed the IGP to take necessary action again...


JO for electoral reforms favouring JVP, smaller parties ...

The joint opposition said today it was prepared to push for electoral reforms which would ...


ACMOA complaints against SAITM CEO ...

The All Ceylon Medical Officers’ Association (ACMOA) today lodged a complaint with t...


Danushka agrees to pay Rs.300,000 to MS’ sons ...

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Health workers stage protest ...



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Police sergeant assaulted by OIC ...

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Indian charged with murder of his Sri Lankan colleague ...

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High-level Chinese delegation in marathon talks with SL ...

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Late president D.B. Wijetunga’s daughter passes away ...

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US delegation meets President ...

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Asia’s Best Restaurants: Ministry of Crab and Nihonba ...

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Cannot ban big matches: Minister ...

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IPPBA says traffic fines adding up to 5000% ...

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Was Asoka Peiris a political fall-guy: JVP ...

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SC terminates contempt proceedings against Namal ...

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The late D.B. Wijetunga’s daughter hospitalised ...

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SL failed to end Police abuse: HRW ...

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Won’t press for merger of North, East: India ...

India will not be pressing Sri Lanka to merge the Northern and Eastern Provinces to form a...


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