PM declares open biscuit factory at Bandaragama alt text

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe declared open Uswatte Confectionary Works’ State-of-the-art biscuit factory in Millaniya, Bandaragama on June 22, 2018.  The event was graced by the […]

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alt text CONSTABLE KILLED IN MATARA SHOOTOUT

By Krishan Jeewaka Jayaruk A Constable of Police had been killed and two other Police personnel were injured in a shootout with an underworld criminal […]

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alt text Nansen Research vessel docks in SL to conduct surveys

  The most advanced research vessel in the world, the Dr Fridtjof Nansen, arrived in Colombo to conduct surveys on fisheries resources and the marine […]

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alt text Govt. to take action on leopard killers

   The incident came to light following the video that went viral on social media during the last few days. By Ajith Siriwardana and Yohan Perera […]

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alt text TNL celebrates 25th anniversary

Telshan Network Ltd (TNL) celebrated its 25th anniversary with a religious ceremony at the Gangaramaya temple on Thursday night. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and TNL […]

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alt text US quits UNHRC TNA to work with other countries on UN Resolution

Sumanthiran says resolution adopted unanimously; sponsored by Sri Lanka itself By Kelum Bandara Commenting on the decision by the United States to quit from the […]

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alt text Gnanasara out on bail; But travel ban prevails

Pix by buddhika kumarasiri   By Buddhika Kumarasiri Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) General Secretary Ven. Galagodaaththe Gnanasara Thera, who was sentenced to one-year Rigorous Imprisonment, […]

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alt text Swaminathan says no payments for ex- LTTE combatants

By Yohan Perera    Minister of Rehabilitation, Resettlement and Hindu Affairs D. M. Swaminathan had assured the government top brass that ex-LTTE combatants will not […]

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alt text COPA to go public in three months

By Yohan Perera and Ajith Siriwardana    Sessions of the Parliament Committee on Public Accounts (COPA) will be open to the general public within three […]

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alt text Film distributors unhappy at bringing distribution under NFC

Pic by Damith Wickramasinghe     By Sheain Fernandopulle    The film distributors were vehemently against the abrupt decision to bring the distribution of local […]

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alt text Sicily Hanora Encare Co. issued an enjoining order until July 5

Alleged illegal incineration of clinical waste By T. Farook Thajudeen    Additional... 

(56)  (0) alt text Stray dog menace in hospitals continues unchecked

Hospital authorities say they have been unable to find any solution so far   Text &... 

(48)  (0) alt text Colombo South Teaching Hospital Suspected Viral Influenza patients reported to be seeking treatment

  Text & Pics By Reka Tharangani    The Colombo South Teaching Hospital sources... 

(82)  (0) alt text Coastal belt from Ratmalana to Mount Lavinia beach Haphazard garbage disposal that turned a main tourist destination to an eyesore

Shramadana campaign organised with public participation helped to clear the ugly mess     By... 

(62)  (0) alt text Western Provincial Ministry of Agriculture Confusion in obtaining data regarding land for cultivation

By Muditha Dayananda    Information provided by the Western Provincial Ministry of Agriculture... 

(17)  (0) alt text Investors of Chalmers Granary project given Concessions

  By Sandun A. Jayasekara    The government will provide additional payment options... 

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