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Army Commander says no threat to national security

Army Commander Mahesh Senanayaka says that there is no threat to the National Security. He said this following a function at Vavuniya. Army Commander...

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PM plans for the dawn of a prosperous future meeting the...

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe has referred to plans for the dawn of a prosperous future fulfilling the aspirations of the people. He mentioned that...

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Army Commander says no threat to national security

Army Commander Mahesh Senanayaka says that there is no threat to the National Security. He said this following a function at Vavuniya. Army Commander...

Police operations nab 2,564 suspects

Police have arrested 2,564 suspects following a special operation conducted this morning covering the entire country. Police Headquarters said that they filed 4,735 traffic...

Kachchethieve Feast concludes

The Annual Feast of St. Anthony’s Church in Kachchathivu Island was concluded successfully. The feast was held with the participation of Sri Lankan and...

Minister calls for proper management of water

Minister Patalie Champika Ranawaka says that many future challenges could be overcome by properly managing water. Minister Patalie Champika Ranawaka said that the major...

World

‘Survive or die together’: More than 400 killed in Eastern Ghouta

More than 400 people have been killed in Eastern Ghouta on the fifth day of the continuing onslaught of aerial bombardment by Syrian government...

Scandal-hit Australia deputy PM to resign

Barnaby Joyce says he will resign as Australia's deputy prime minister following a politically damaging saga that began with his affair with a former...

Five killed in Indonesia as hillside collapses in Java

Rescuers continued to search for victims buried beneath tons of mud after a landslide hit on the Indonesian island of Java, wiping out rice...

Floods force northern Indiana residents from their homes

Crews used boats to help residents evacuate their homes in northern Indiana after rainstorms sweeping across the Midwest combined with melting snow to flood...

Sports

Elia Viviani wins stage 2 of Abu Dhabi Tour

Italy's Elia Viviani won the sprint finish to take the second stage of the Abu Dhabi Tour. The win moved him into the overall...

Bobsleigh: Canada, Germany in golden dead-heat

­Canada's Justin Kripps and Germany's Francesco Friedrich won gold medals after a dramatic dead-heat in the men's Olympic two-man bobsleigh. Latvia's Oskars Melbardis took...

Islanders 3, Rangers 0: Halak stops 50, Barzal adds three more assists

Jaroslav Halak stopped all 50 shots he faced as the New York Islanders shutout the New York Rangers 3-0  in Brooklyn.Jaroslav Halak stopped 50...

Malinga says he has decided to retire

Sri Lanka speedster Lasith Malinga has hinted at possible retirement, saying that he is mentally done with international cricket, now that his eventful IPL...

Entertainment

Neon colors in new Prada collection offer a sort of protection for women against...

Miuccia Prada showed her latest collection against the backdrop of the Milan night through the windows of the Prada Foundation's new high-rise. A chimp,...

Gravitas will release the 3D sci-fi action film 7 Guardians of the Tomb

7 Guardians of the Tomb is an upcoming adventure action movie. It’s  story is the discovery of a mysterious labyrinth holding the mummified remains...

Family affair for Beckham at New York Fashion Week show

Usually, Victoria Beckham takes a quick little bow and a wave at the end of her runway show. She changed it up a little,...

“Midnight Sun” will be released next month

“Midnight Sun” is an upcoming American romantic drama film directed by Scott Speer and written by Eric Kirsten, based on the 2006 Japanese film...