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Rain reduces; Flood waters receding

The Department of Meteorology has said that a certain reduction in the rainy condition can be expected from today. Meanwhile it is reported that the...

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20th Constitutional Amendment Bill is handed over

The 20th Constitutional Amendment Bill was handed over to the Parliamentary Secretary General today. It was moved as a Private Member Bill. Present at...

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Rain reduces; Flood waters receding

The Department of Meteorology has said that a certain reduction in the rainy condition can be expected from today. Meanwhile it is reported that the...

Immediate operations in place to contain the virus in the South

It is reported that the virus that is spreading in the Southern Province can be contained within the next two weeks. This was mentioned...

New change effected to education; Akila Viraj

Minister Akira Viraj Kariyawasam says that a new change is being effected in the field of education. The Education Minister said that 5000 million rupees...

Wife of Australian businessman Brian Shaddick reveals Udaya Gammanpila’s fraud

Member of Parliament of the Joint Opposition Udaya Gammanpila has been accused of fraudulently selling 4.1 million shares of Brian Shaddick, an Australian businessmen,...

World

Pompeo says U.S. has made “zero concessions” to North Korea

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that the United States is prepared to walk away from negotiations with North Korea if upcoming talks...

Forest fire breaks out in India’s Kashmir, pilgrimage to Hindu shrine suspended

A massive fire broke out in the forests in India's northern Jammu and Kashmir state  following which the pilgrimage to a Hindu shrine was...

At least four dead, 15 wounded in Baghdad suicide attack

At least four people were killed and 15 wounded in a suicide attack in Iraq's capital Baghdad. The attack took place in the predominantly...

Hawaii volcano spews glowing lava

Lava from Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano is exploding as it pours into the ocean, shooting rock fragments that are a danger to boaters. Inland,...

Sports

KKR through meets SRH for a place in IPL final

Dinesh Karthik  and Andre Russel  helped Kolkata Night Riders to defeat Rajasthan Royals by 25 runs in the eliminator of IPL 2018 at Kolkata...

Viviani wins wet stage in sprint finish, Yates keeps Giro d’Italia lead

Italy's Elia Viviani claimed his fourth win of the Giro d'Italia yesterday  after edging a bunch sprint on the 17th stage at Iseo as...

Wolfsburg stays in Bundesliga with win over Holstein Kiel

Wolfsburg are assured a place in the Bundesliga next year, after a win over Holstein Kiel yesterday . Hosts Kiel faced the difficult task...

IPL 2018 : CSK takes on SRH in first playoff

The first playoff game of 2018 Indian Premier League will be played between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Chennai Super Kings this evening . It will...

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“Adrift” is scheduled to be released Next month

“Adrift” is an upcoming American romance drama film directed by Baltasar Kormákur and written by David Branson Smith, Aaron Kandell and Jordan Kandell. The...
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“ Uncle Drew ” set to be released next month

Uncle Drew is an upcoming American sports comedy film directed by Charles Stone III and written by Jay Longino. It stars Kyrie Irving as...

American Animals

American Animals is a 2018 British-American crime drama film written and directed by Bart Layton. It stars Evan Peters, Barry Keoghan, Blake Jenner, and...

Jurassic World scheduled to be released

Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom is an upcoming American science fiction adventure film directed by J. A. Bayona. The film is the sequel to Jurassic...