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    Underlines the reasons that led to the dissolution   Foreign Minister Sarath Amunugama yesterday briefed Colombo-based foreign diplomats, at the Ministry of Foreign […]

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alt text 22-year-old youth killed in road tragedy

By Bandu Thambavita   A 22-year-old youth was killed in a head-on collision between the motorcycle he was riding on and a van at Itthepana in […]

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alt text Uniform material instead of vouchers to buy them

By Kelum Bandara  Education and Higher Education Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe said he would re-introduce the distribution of school uniform material free of charge instead of […]

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alt text To preempt legislative conspiracy

Latest reason for dissolution By Sandun A Jayasekera Ports and Shipping Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe yesterday came up with another reason that it was a ‘Legislative […]

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alt text Some UNP MPs want Sajith as PM candidate

A group of UNP MPs have reportedly warned that they would not contest the general election unless there were sweeping changes in the party hierarchy.   […]

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Resolution against BASL Chief

U.R. de Silva says he expressed his personal opinion   By Nirmala Kannangara   The members of the Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) are planning […]

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PAFFREL to file petition in SC

seeking a legal interpretation on the dissolution    The election monitoring group, the People’s Action For Free and Fair Elections (PAFFREL) said yesterday the dissolution […]

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Ex-UNP MP threatened to shoot me: K’rawa PS Chairman

By Dayarathne Embogama   The Kekirawa Police have launched an investigation into a complaint that former UNP MP for Anuradhapura, Chandima Gamage is alleged to have […]

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alt text EC member also files petition against dissolution

By Yoshitha Perera    Election Commission Member Professor S. Ratnajeevan Hoole has also filed a fundamental rights petition challenging President Maithripala Sirisena’s dissolution of Parliament […]

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alt text Speaker’s behaviour reason for dissolution of P’ment

MPs were attached with price tags of Rs.100-150 million Warns former ministers against the abuse of State resources Dissolution was done to avert country going […]

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alt text Dengue Control Unit organises programme to combat menace

Expected rise in dengue patients    The trap, made of sustainable material,... 

(0)  (0) alt text Lotus Tower nearing completion: TRCSL

  Adverse weather hampers external construction work  It will house conference halls... 

(0)  (0) alt text Unhygienic conditions: Five restaurants inspected

  By Lahiru Pothmulla    Health officials attached to the Colombo Municipality... 

(0)  (0) alt text 800 vendors owe Rs.75 Mn to CMC

    Many of these vendors don’t have the finances to run these stalls so they... 

(133)  (0) alt text 200-year-old metal lamp posts

still seen in Colombo The lamp posts are believed to be connected to central gas system, which... 

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