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MP Weerawansa suspended for a fortnight for abusive language  MP Ranaweera, accused of grabbing the mace, gets four weeks JVP members walk out when motions […]

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alt text Inauguration of presidential mobile service People in Thellapilli asked to fund ceremony

By Yohan Perera and Ajith Siriwardana    Residents of Thellapilli in the Jaffna District have been asked to fund the inauguration ceremony of the presidential […]

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alt text Grasslands to feed wild elephants

By Ajith Siriwardana and Yohan Perera     Sustainable Development and Wildlife Minister Sarath Fonseka said yesterday steps were being taken to grow grasslands on 15 acres […]

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alt text PCoI told Chandrasena appointed as CEO in 2011 without due process

  By Yoshitha Perera  The then SriLankan Airlines chairman Nishantha Wickremasinghe had in 2011 appointed Kapila Chandrasena as its CEO at an emergency board meeting […]

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alt text Prez orders probe into couple living on ‘Murunga’ leaves

President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday said he would immediately deploy an officer to investigate the incident where a starving couple from Kahatagasdigiliya were living on Murunga […]

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alt text Ambepussa Army Camp 21-year-old soldier’s body found at guard post

By Thilanka Kanakarathna   The body of a 21-year-old soldier was found with stab injuries at one of the guard posts in the Ambepussa Regimental Headquarters […]

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alt text Delimitation review committee wants2 more months

Committee informs the Speaker The committee headed by Prime Minister that was set up to review the provincial delimitation commission report had informed Speaker Karu […]

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alt text Ravi’s false evidence: Magistrate sets aside his order

By T. Farook Thajudeen   Colombo Chief Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake yesterday temporarily set aside his order made on Wednesday directing J & A Secretary and Management […]

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alt text SAITM graduate SC affirms Appeal Court ruling

SLMC appeal against ruling dismissed   By T. Farook Thajudeen  The Supreme Court yesterday upheld the Court of Appeal judgment on January 31 directing that […]

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alt text SL Rupee plunges to Rs.170

The value of the Sri Lankan rupee dropped to a new record low of 170 against the US Dollar yesterday.    According to the foreign […]

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alt text INTERNATIONAL COASTAL CLEANUP DAY OBSERVED ALONG THE DEHIWALA MOUNT LAVINIA BEACH

By H.M.Dharmapala and Kusal Chamath    The coastal belt in Dehiwala – Mount... 

(80)  (0) alt text Organic fertilizer produced by garbage become thriving business

   Recently 250 tons of this organic fertilizer had been sold to United Arab Emirates... 

(120)  (0) alt text TEMPORARILY SHIFTED WATTALA MAGISTRATE COURT STILL FUNCTIONS FROM KADAWATHA PREMISES

  Text & Pics By Sarath Chinthaka    The new court building constructed after... 

(85)  (0) alt text Land acquisition for the Technological City in Homagama concludes

  Three of the five major land owners opposing the Technological City in Homagama have... 

(45)  (0) alt text The fast deteriorating Ja-Ela Fish Market

     Text & Pics by Sarath Chinthala    The Ja-Ela Public... 

(188)  (0) alt text UDA intends to construct condominiums and housing schemes countrywide

Due to limited land resources we cannot allow dense construction on 10 perch blocks of land and... 

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