MY DECISION WILL PREVAIL: PRESIDENT alt text

BY KELUM BANDARA Amid the different shades of opinion being expressed on the involvement of foreign judges in the proposed judicial mechanism to inquire into […]

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alt text Court allows hospital director to record statements

Colombo Chief Magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya, yesterday, granted permission to the director of the National Hospital, Dr. Anil Jasinghe to record statements from the doctors who […]

27th July, 2016 @ 8:59 am | (1) reads
alt text Inferior cooking oil used in MPs’ meals

 BY KELUM BANDARA A consumer rights organization has informed Speaker Karu Jayasuriya that an inferior quality cooking oil was being used by the parliamentary kitchen […]

27th July, 2016 @ 8:56 am | (1) reads
alt text “SLC DOESN’T KNOW CRICKET”

Stating that he wouldn’t have accepted a consultant’s position with Cricket Australia, Arjuna Ranatunga said that SLC was to blame for eliminating coaching opportunities for […]

27th July, 2016 @ 8:06 am | (0) reads
alt text “I WAS IN THE SAME BOAT A FEW MONTHS AGO”

Sri Lanka’s former cricket captain Mahela Jayawardane expressed his disappointment at the SLC comment on spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan. “I was very disappointed to hear […]

27th July, 2016 @ 8:03 am | (0) reads
alt text Port City to become “FINANCIAL CITY

BY AJITH SIRIWARDANA The government will change the name of the Port City to “Financial City”, to underline the fact that China will not be […]

27th July, 2016 @ 8:02 am | (0) reads
alt text The protest launched by a group of retired, disabled military and police

The protest launched by a group of retired, disabled military and police personnel was called off yesterday following the response by the Defence Ministry and […]

27th July, 2016 @ 8:00 am | (1) reads
alt text CONSENSUAL GOVT. WILL RUN ITS FULL TERM

BY SANDUN A JAYASEKERA REPORTING FROM MORAGAHAKANDA President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday said whatever setbacks, whatever road blocks were thrown in its way, the consensual government […]

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NGOs asked to submit data to NGO Secretariat

The NGO Secretariat has sent out a circular to the relevant NGOs calling for data, which is to be sent in by July 29, a […]

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American jailed for killing Sri Lankan wife in Saudi

A US resident, convicted of killing his Sri Lankan wife, has been sentenced to five years in jail by a Saudi court, the Arab News […]

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alt text NO STREET LIGHTS along Bolgoda new bridge

BY SAMAN KRIYAWASA AND KUSAL CHAMATH The new bridge over the Bolgoda River at Hirana on the Panadura... 

(460)  (0) alt text Prithipura Beach Park to get a facelift

Measures have been taken to transform the Wattala Prithipura Beach Park into a tourism zone at a cost... 

(68)  (0) alt text Haphazard parking unchecked in Bandaragama

  TEXT & PICS BY DAYARATHNA PATHIRANA Pedestrians and residents in Bandaragama, Kesbewa... 

(272)  (0) alt text FUMIGATION CAMPAIGN TO ERADICATE DENGUE MOSQUITOES

BY H.M.DHARMAPALA AND KUSAL CHAMATH A three day fumigation campaign was carried out in the Dehiwala... 

(218)  (0) alt text “PROPAGANDA ONSLAUGHT BY NGOS CLAIM ANIMALS SUBJECT TO CRUELTIES

Dehiwala National Zoological Gardens BY H.M. DHARMAPALA Wildlife and Sustainable Development... 

(374)  (0) alt text DENGUE ALERT: MEASURES TO FUMIGATE 54 ACRES OF SRI J’PURA UNIVERSITY

TEXT & PICS BY MUDITHA DAYANANDA The Maharagama Health Services Office yesterday took measures... 

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