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Colombo Additional Magistrate Nishantha Peiris yesterday issued a travel ban order on five individuals, who are alleged to have been involved in the abduction of […]

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alt text Brawl with Malaka Magistrate includes Briton as a suspect

 BY SHEHAN CHAMIKA SILVA Based on the concept that the law should be equal to everyone, Colombo Additional Magistrate Nishantha Peiris yesterday using the legal […]

26th August, 2016 @ 8:58 am | (28) reads
alt text Chopper carrying ministers lands on vegetable farm

BY SHELTON HETTIARACHCHI AND RANJITH RAJAPAKSA A helicopter carrying three ministers to Nuwara Eliya was forced to make an emergency landing on a vegetable farm […]

26th August, 2016 @ 8:57 am | (22) reads
alt text FIVE LANKANS DROWN IN LONDON

Five men who drowned off Camber Sands in East Sussex, England were a group of Sri Lankan friends visiting from London – but beachgoers yesterday […]

26th August, 2016 @ 8:54 am | (21) reads
alt text PRESIDENT REJECTS ALLEGATIONS OF CORRUPTION REPORTED IN AUSSIE MEDIA

President Maithripala Sirisena, yesterday, rejected a news report that appeared in the Sydney Morning Herald website that he and his adviser allegedly demanded that a […]

26th August, 2016 @ 8:08 am | (17) reads
alt text EARTHQUAKES ROCK MYANMAR & ITALY

YANGON AFP AUG24, 2016- A powerful 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck central Myanmar Wednesday, killing at least three people and damaging some 60 pagodas in the […]

25th August, 2016 @ 9:32 am | (128) reads
alt text STILL MISSING

BY DARSHANA SANJEEWA The Police yesterday released to the media a picture of the29-yearold Mohammed Sakeem Sulaiman, a businessman who went missing last Sunday (21) […]

25th August, 2016 @ 9:00 am | (53) reads
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BY SHEHAN CHAMIKA SILVA The CID informed court yesterday that details pertaining to the phone calls received from Presidential Secretariat and Temple Trees to Narahenpita […]

25th August, 2016 @ 8:46 am | (28) reads
alt text OMP signed without changes, dangerous, claims JHU

BY LAHIRU POTHMULLA The endorsement of the Bill to set up the Office of the Missing Persons (OMP) sans submitted amendments was a grave error, […]

25th August, 2016 @ 8:45 am | (16) reads
Amaratunga says Northern PC doesn’t cooperate

BY YOHAN PERERA AND KELUM BANDARA Christian Affairs, Tourism Development and Lands Minister John Amaratunga yesterday complained that the Northern Provincial Council did not cooperate […]

25th August, 2016 @ 8:44 am | (19) reads
alt text Megapolis Ministry to save Ragama Town from floods

TEXT & PICS BY DEVAPRIYA CHANDRASIRI With the aim of preventing the Ragama Town being constantly... 

(316)  (0) alt text Narrow sidewalks on Highlevel Road, a nuisance to pedestrians

TEXT & PICS BY MUDITHA DAYANANDA Even though the Highlevel Road has been widened and renovated... 

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IN PETTAH ALLOCATED SPACE; A BLESSING TO PEDESTRIANS BY NABEELA HUSSAIN The Colombo Municipality... 

(335)  (0) alt text PHIs seize kithul treacle infested with insects

BY INDIKA MANOJ COORAY AND KUSAL CHAMATH Public Health Inspectors who raided the stores of a wholesale... 

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  BY YOSHITHA PERERA Residents of the Slave Island Railway Quarters in the vicinity of the... 

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BY YOSHITHA PERERA The Colombo Municipality earned nearly three billion rupees during the annual... 

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