SLFP breakaway group meets MR, pledge support alt text

By Kelum Bandara    The 16-member Sri Lanka Freedom Party(SLFP) group that broke away from the government called on former President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday (23) […]

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alt text Navy alerted as water level of Diyawanna Oya rises

By Yohan Perera and Ajith Siriwardana    The Navy was being kept in readiness following a warning issued to Speaker Karu Jayasuriya by Minister of […]

24th May, 2018 @ 9:15 am | (11) reads
alt text Damage from floods minimum

By Yohan Perera and Ajith Siriwardana    The damage caused by floods have been mitigated largely by the steps taken by the government to divert […]

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alt text Showers to peak today

11  dead by last evening Intensity to peak today as SW Monsoon begins    By Thilanka Kanakarathna and Darshana Sanjeewa By last evening 11 people […]

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alt text Kaduwela-Biyagama Bridge restricted for traffic

Pix by Kushan Pathiraja      By Darshana Sanjeewa The vehicular movement had been restricted on the Kaduwela-Biyagama Main Bridge because of the soil erosion […]

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Drinking water shortage in the North

By Yohan Perera and Ajith Siriwardana    The Northern Province is facing an acute shortage of drinking water at present  while other areas in the […]

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alt text UNP grassroots members want leadership change

By Yohan Perera Grassroots members of the United National Party (UNP) want a leadership change in the party but it couldn’t be done instantly, MP […]

24th May, 2018 @ 9:12 am | (8) reads
Files on LTTE and MI5 in SL erased at UK Foreign Office

Britain’s Foreign Office had destroyed almost 200 files on Sri Lanka dating from the start of the LTTE uprising during which MI5 (Military Intelligence – […]

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Sexual assault on 12-year-old boy: Policeman in the dock

By Upali Ananda    A 12-year-old boy, who was taken into custody on May 8 on the charge of stealing roofing sheets, had claimed that […]

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Star Grade hotels inspected by CMC

By Lahiru Pothmulla The health officials of the Colombo Municipality yesterday launched an inspection of a number of Star Grade hotels in Colombo. Municipality’s Chief […]

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alt text Newly constructed CMC building not upto required standard: JVP

  By Yohan Perera    Heated arguments reigned during the Colombo Municipal... 

(222)  (0) alt text Wattala Pradeshiya Sabha comes forward to protect ‘Prithipura beach’

  Text & Pics by Sarath Chinthaka    The dilapidated condition of... 

(58)  (0) alt text Sewerage system in Dehiwala-Mt Lavinia, Moratuwa emits foul stench

Residents  inconvenienced   Text & Pics By Rekha Tharangani Fonseka    The... 

(198)  (0) alt text Panadura public market is on the verge of collapse Panadura UC intervenes to provide relief to traders

By K.S.Fernando    Nandena Gunathileke the Chairman of the UNP controlled Panadura Urban... 

(99)  (0) alt text Hundreds of people affected by pollution at NWSDB sewage station

By H.M. Dharmapala and Kusal Chamath    Residents of the area have been affected by... 

(147)  (0) alt text ‘Self immolation’ not the ideal solution for all ills

     Text & Pics By Rekha Tharangani    Though a, doctor... 

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