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Petroleum workers are seen protesting outside the Sapugaskanda Oil Refinery against moves to lease the Trincomalee Oil Tank farm to the Lanka Indian Oil Company. […]

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People protest for not collecting garbage

By Chaturanga Pradeep    Residents in the Orugodawatte area last evening held a demonstration at the Orugodawatte junction, blocking the Colombo -Avissawella Low Level road, […]

25th April, 2017 @ 8:58 am | (10) reads
alt text ‘Dump must be in shape of a hill’

    By Kelum Bandara and Yohan Perera   The Japanese experts in their report on the collapse of the Meethotamulla garbage dump recommended that […]

25th April, 2017 @ 8:16 am | (14) reads
alt text Blue uniforms for police: IGP

By Darshana Sanjeewa   The khaki uniforms worn by police personnel will soon be replaced by blue uniforms, IGP Pujith Jayasundara said while attending a […]

25th April, 2017 @ 8:14 am | (10) reads
alt text 14 oil tanks to India 10 to CPC 74 as joint venture

By Muditha Dayananda  State  Entrepreneur Development Minister Kabir Hashim said yesterday that it had been agreed to provide 14 oil tanks to an Indian company, […]

25th April, 2017 @ 8:13 am | (18) reads
alt text Reduce price of Special Arrack: Labour Minister

By Ajithlal Shantha Udaya    Labour Minister John Seneviratne yesterday called for the price reduction on a bottle of Special Arrack despite such a move […]

25th April, 2017 @ 8:11 am | (9) reads
alt text SLFP CC to activate its people’s representatives

By Ajith Siriwardana    The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Central Committee will write to the SLFP people’s representatives, including ministers and MPs, informing them […]

25th April, 2017 @ 8:09 am | (9) reads
Five minor power plants hit by strike

By Kelum Bandara  Power generation at five minor power plants were hampered by the strike by the petroleum workers though overall there was no impact […]

25th April, 2017 @ 8:05 am | (7) reads
alt text Mahendran’s counsel objects to DEW’s evidence

By Shehan Chamika Silva   When former MP D.E.W.  Gunasekara was testifying at the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) yesterday, Counsel Chanaka de Silva appearing […]

25th April, 2017 @ 8:05 am | (7) reads
More SLFP organizers to be appointed today

By Ajith Siriwardana    State Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena said yesterday more Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) electoral organisers would be appointed to the vacant […]

25th April, 2017 @ 8:02 am | (8) reads
alt text Attidiya Bird Sanctuary

          Following are excerpts from several interviews with... 

(77)  (0) alt text Kawudana-Attidiya storm water canal in need of cleaning

  By H.M. Dharmapala and Kusal Chamath    The Kawudana-Attidiya storm water... 

(583)  (0) alt text Wattala residents appeal for new garbage dump

  Text & Pics By Sarath Chinthaka    The absence of an area to dump garbage... 

(99)  (0) alt text Trains and buses packed with people leaving for New Year

By Kusal Chamath and H.M. Dharmapala    Large crowds flocked to take long-distance buses... 

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By Thilanka Kanakarathna    The Urban Development Authority (UDA) made an income of more... 

(773)  (0) alt text Kesbewa UC captures ‘cows on rampage’

  Text & Pics by Dayarathna Pathirana    Officers of the Kesbewa Urban Council... 

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