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Computer-based driving tests countrywide by year-end

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Presidential candidate of SLFP is President Sirisena without doubt: Nimal

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Six members of SL family arrested at BIA

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Pakistan Lifestyle Exhibition - 2019



Compensation - Wimal told to pay Rs.10 mn to Tilvin Silva

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Allocating new parking space for Sanath at Trillium Residencies - Nothing improper: CMA

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JO proposals not in the experts panel report

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New Constitution - Govt. has no legitimacy to do so: MR

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JO says English copy marked 'draft'

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UNP acting in a cowardly manner: Nimal Siripala

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JO and MR fermenting racism: JVP

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Won’t support MS as presidential candidate: SLPP PC members

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Reports say LTTE also committed war crimes: Sumanthiran

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PM presents Experts’ report on drafting new Constitution

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SL has become a drug smuggling centre: MR

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PC polls should be held on same day: Minister Champika

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Dayasiri vows to make SLFP a powerful political force

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