H’tota DCC approves LNG power project alt text

Mr. Premadasa is the Committee Chairman Those affected must be paid compensation   By Kelum Bandara  The Hambantota District Coordination Committee (HDCC) yesterday  gave approval […]

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alt text Arahat Mahinda’s ashes enshrined in Rajagala

  Archaeologists from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, in charge of the Rajagala Archaeological Reserve in Ampara have confirmed that it was there that the […]

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alt text 61 oil tanks in Trinco Govt. opts for CEYPETCO-LIOC joint venture

By Sandun A Jayasekera Despite what detractors and some trade unions say, the government will go ahead with its plans to develop the 61 oil […]

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alt text Displaying LTTE flags in Britain SL urges stern action

Britain must implement its Terrorism Laws   The Sri Lankan Government has explained to the British Government the importance of implementing its Terrorism Laws and […]

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alt text SL peace-keeping mission in Mali UN charges against Amunupura may rebound on Army

The UN’s request to repatriate Kalana Amunupura, the Commander of the Sri Lankan contingent in the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali, will have serious repercussions […]

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alt text Welgama’s remarks detrimental to JO

By Sheain Fernandopulle    The remarks made by UPFA MP Kumara Welgama on his objections to Gotabaya Rajapaksa were baseless and detrimental to the smooth […]

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alt text Kew, Wanaraja Estate workers protest demanding Rs. 1,000-day pay

  By Ranjith Rajapakse and Shantha Chandrasiri Estate workers in Norwood, Hatton staged a protest yesterday demanding a per day wage of Rs. 1,000. The workers of […]

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alt text Priority to India when evaluating bids

Developing WCT  By Sandun A Jayasekera India will be given priority when bids to develop the West Container Terminal (WCT) of the Port of Colombo […]

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alt text Malaria may strike again

Visit Anti-Malaria Office before going on tour to Malaria risk countries, says AMM   By Athula Bandara Although Sri Lanka was declared by the WHO […]

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alt text Kotmale Reservoir sluice gate opened

  By Shantha Chandrasiri With the incessant rains now being experienced in the central hill country a sluice gate of the Kotmale Reservoir was opened […]

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alt text Govt. has ensured steel sheets to be used as barricades

Kelani River bank erosion affects 200 families every year   Cabinet approved a proposal... 

(128)  (0) alt text Bellanvila Jogging park, a serious health hazard

Bellanvila Jogging park, a serious health hazard       They said the jogging... 

(127)  (0) alt text Clarifications and comments Panadura Public Market and the Urban Council

I refer to the two articles which appeared in the Ceylon Daily Mirror on;    a) 17th... 

(76)  (0) alt text UDA to commence acquisition of 25 acres of land in Colombo District for development

  By Indika Sri Aravinda    The Urban Development Authority (UDA) will begin... 

(513)  (0) alt text Bellanwila – Attidiya wetland Wanton destruction continues unchecked

  By H.M. Dharamapala and Kusal Chamath    Residents of the area and the environmentalists... 

(180)  (0) alt text UNSEEN COLOMBO The Kollupitiya Market a historical landmark

      Text & Pics by Indika Sri Aravinda    Established... 

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