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13 students injured in freak accident

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13 students were injured when a school van which had attempted to overtake a trishaw, collided head on with a Cement Mixing Vehicle near Egaloya on the Bulathsinghala- Horana Road this afternoon, the Police said.
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Garbage truck on fire creates traffic jam

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Traffic congestion was reported on Baseline Road near Ingram Junction in Dematagoda as a garbage-collecting truck caught fire on the road.
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Video: SF advises new PC members

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Democratic Party (DP) Leader Sarath Fonseka today said he had to face criticism from various sources during recent times because he took stern action against those who used his party’s name for their personal benefits and to commit frauds.
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India’s T-20 loss kills businessman

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A Gampaha businessman who had placed a bet on the premise that India was certain to win the T-20 World Cup final died of a heart attack when he found that India had lost the match
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MR to visit Bahrain

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President Mahinda Rajapaksa is expected to visit Bahrain at the end of this month, the presidential media unit said
 
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Heavy Traffic towards Galle Face

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Heavy traffic was reported from Ceramic Junction to Galle Face Green because of a demonstration by members of several Railway Unions, Police said
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MR thanks Manmohan for UN abstention

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Days after India bucked domestic political pressures and signaled it would not slam Sri Lanka publicly and abstained on a crucial vote at the UN Human Rights Council, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse sent a warm thank you letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
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SL gives 7 Anacondas to India

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Seven Anacondas from Dehiwala Zoo would be flown to the Thiruvananthapuram City Zoo in Chennai under an animal exchange program, The Hindu newspaper reported
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Ship detects signals consistent with missing jet

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Australian officials said on Monday signals picked up by a black box detector attached to an Australian ship searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 were consistent with aircraft flight recorders
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Exploitative political system must end – CBK

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Former president Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunge said that if the Opposition did not act properly and unseat this government democratically, the people would revolt as has happened in some
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Stones pelted at Yuvraj Singh's home

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After India suffered a massive defeat at the hands of Sri Lanka in the ICC World Twenty20 finals  on Sunday evening, Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh's house in the Manimajra locality of Chandigarh was pelted with stones, according to Amar Ujala.
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Dead man’s name in list of designated individuals

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Among the 422 individuals designated by the Sri Lankan Government through a Gazette Extraordinary issued on March 21st 2014, is included the name of a person who died two years ago, senior Premini herself was brutally raped and executed. Yet the gazette lists the name Thanuskodi Premini.
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Sri Lanka crowned T20 champs

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Kumar Sangakkara guided Sri Lanka to a six-wicket victory over India to win the World Twenty20 in Mirpur and end a run of four defeats in global finals.
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India score 130/4 in Twenty20 final Vs SL

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India were restricted to 130 for four in the final of the WorldT20 being played in Mirpur Bangladesh. Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to field first.
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Sri Lanka win toss, bowl against India in WT20 final

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Sri Lanka stand-in captain Lasith Malinga won the toss and elected to field against India in the final of the fifth World Twenty20 at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur.
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Rains delay T20 finals

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The final of the ICC World T20 between India and Sri Lanka is likely to be delayed as steady rainfall is threatening to play spoilsport at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur.
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Cricket fan fined for revelling in b’day suit

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A cricket fan spotted in the nude at a public location in Kollupitiya over the Sri Lanka Cricket team’s win against the West Indies in the ICC World T20 Semi-Final last Thursday (03) was ordered to pay a fine of Rs. 2,500 by a Colombo Court.
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UNP will push for presidential or general election: Ranil

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Leader of the Opposition and UNP National Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe said his party would now press the government to hold a presidential or a general election next year
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Four arrested with 15 kg of cannabis

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Naval troops attached to SLN Thambapanni of the North Western Naval Command arrested four men with 15 kilogrammes of cannabis and a shot gun at the Nugawala Junction in Puttalam yesterday
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Flight MH370: 'acoustic event' detected by Australian ship

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The head of the multinational search for the missing Malaysian jetliner says that an Australian ship detected an 'acoustic event' early Sunday morning and that a Chinese ship has reported a second pulse consistent with an aircraft black box in a different location, though the Chinese reports could not be verified.
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Pakistan’s CJCSC Gen Rashad to arrive in SL on Monday

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The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) Pakistan, General Rashad Mahmood, will arrive in Sri Lanka tomorrow on his first overseas visit after taking over as CJCSC
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Recalling the ordeal
The ride that ended in tears
Bad weather destroys houses in Mahakachchikodi
Yanni ready to rock Colombo
Recalling the ordeal
The ride that ended in tears
Bad weather destroys houses in Mahakachchikodi