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BY KELUM BANDARA Elections Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya yesterday ruled out the possibility of conducting Local Government elections before the end of this year. However, […]

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alt text RANAWAKA: NEED TO DEMOCRATISE PRESIDENCY

BY MUDITHA DAYANANDA Ven. Omalpe Sobitha Thera yesterday announced that he would step down as the Leader of the Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU). The announcement […]

26th September, 2016 @ 8:53 am | (14) reads
‘Boys will be boys’ continues

Mahindananda Aluthgam BY DARSHANA SANJEEWA Son of Parliamentarian Mahindananda Aluthgamage was arrested by the Kirulapone Police on Saturday night on charges of driving under the […]

26th September, 2016 @ 8:52 am | (14) reads
alt text GOVT. NOT AFRAID OF UPRISING IN NORTH: RUWAN

BY RANJITH KARUNAWEERA State Minister of Defence Ruwan Wijewardena yesterday said that the government would not agree to remove Army camps in the Northern Province […]

26th September, 2016 @ 8:44 am | (13) reads
alt text PROTEST NOT AGAINST SINHALESE OR BUDDHISTS–CV

BY ROMESH MADUSHANKA Launching the political campaign Eluga Thamil by his Tamil People’s Council (TPC) on Saturday, Chief Minister of the NPC C.V. Wigneswaran said […]

26th September, 2016 @ 8:39 am | (15) reads
JO ANTICIPATES REFERENDUM BEFORE LG ELECTIONS

BY KELUM BANDARA The Joint Opposition anticipates that the government will call for a referendum before the local authorities’ elections to determine public approval for […]

26th September, 2016 @ 8:14 am | (12) reads
alt text Unexploded bomb weighing 300 kgs found in K’nochchi

An unexploded bomb weighing around 300 kilos, which was believed to have come from a Kfir jet during the war with the LTTE, was recovered […]

26th September, 2016 @ 8:13 am | (13) reads
alt text FAMILY OF LATE WP GOVERNOR ALAVI MOWLANA TO SUE PRIVATE HOSPITAL

BY YOHAN PERERA The family members of late Western Province Governor Alavi Mowlana have decided to sue the authorities of a private hospital for medical […]

26th September, 2016 @ 8:10 am | (15) reads
alt text CPC goes to Russia without love

BY J.A.L.JAYASINGHE The Central Provincial Council had allocated Rs. 15 million for a seven-day tour in Russia by all 58 members of the Council and […]

26th September, 2016 @ 8:09 am | (14) reads
alt text International goodwill towards SL: President

President Maithripala Sirisena said yesterday the world leaders, whom he met on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly sessions in New York , had […]

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alt text GOVERNMENT DECIDES TO REMOVE MEETHOTAMULLA GARBAGE DUMP

BY YOSHITHA PERERA Residents of Meethotamulla can finally heave a sigh of relief with the government... 

(778)  (0) alt text 300 FAMILIES IN BAMBA FLATS TO BE RELOCATED IN SIXTY STOREY BUILDING

BY PIYUMI FONSEKA The National Housing Development Authority (NHDA) would relocate the three hundred... 

(101)  (0) alt text MORATUWA WEERA PURANAPPU PLAYGROUND GONE TO WRACK AND RUIN

BY INDIKA MANOJ AND KUSAL CHAMATH Residents of Moratuwa and its surrounding areas are concerned... 

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BY KALATHMA JAYAWARDHANE The government has paid Rs.297 million as compensation to residents affected... 

(231)  (0) alt text Traffic congestion to vanish at Rajagiriya

RDA constructs 4 lane flyover    BY YOSHITHA PERERA. Construction of the 550 metre... 

(1446)  (0) alt text Elakanda Fish Market stinks without fish tax payers’ money go waste

  TEXT & PICS BY SARATH CHINTHAKA The two-storey market complex built at the Elakanda Junction... 

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