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President and Prime Minister join in a discussion to streamline waste...

Yet another discussion was organized this morning to discuss the issue of waste management. It was held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena...

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Four bodies recovered from a house in Matara

The Magisterial inquiry into the death of four members of the same family in the Beraliathura area at Kamburupitiya in Matara was held this...

Local

ITN “Sahana Kendraya” gives bridge worth four million rupees on behalf of the people...

The ITN “Sahana Kendraya” has given a bridge worth around four million rupees on behalf of the people impacted by floods in the Deniyaya...

Three defendants including Namal given bail

Three defendants including Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa have been released on bail. They were granted bail today over the misuse of a sum of 30...

Residents face issues due to dumping of garbage to Dickoya

Residents have referred to the many issues they are facing due to the dumping of garbage to Dickoya during the night with the trash...

154 arrested for dumping garbage haphazardly

154 persons who had dumped garbage haphazardly have been taken into custody. They were apprehended in a joint operation conducted by the Police and...

World

Venezuela crisis: Helicopter launches attack on Supreme Court (Video)

Venezuela's Supreme Court has been attacked by grenades dropped from a helicopter in what President Nicolás Maduro called a "terrorist attack". Footage on social...

Global ransomware attack causes turmoil

Companies across the globe are reporting that they have been struck by a major ransomware cyber-attack. British advertising agency WPP is among those to...

Nearly 8,900 migrants rescued over past few days

Nearly 8,900 migrants have been rescued in the Mediterranean Sea over the past few days. The United Nations migration agency said that 8,864 migrants...

Wildfire east of Los Angeles 20% contained

A wildfire in Riverside County, California near the community of Beaumont was 20 percent contained and covering 5,800 acres. Residents of nearby homes have...

Sports

Malinga issued six month suspended sentence and 50% fine

Sri Lanka Cricket announced the outcome of the Disciplinary Inquiry held against national player Lasith Malinga with regard to his breach of Tour Contract....

England beat Pakistan as Natalie Sciver & Heather Knight star

England bounced back from their opening defeat by India to make their highest Women's World Cup total in a crushing win over Pakistan at...

Women’s World Cup 2017: South Africa secure tense win over Pakistan

South Africa pulled off a dramatic three-wicket victory in their opening Women's World Cup match against Pakistan at Grace Road.Pakistan posted their highest World...

England v South Africa: Dawid Malan hits 78 as hosts win Twenty20 series

Dawid Malan hit an aggressive 78 on debut to help England beat South Africa by 19 runs and complete a Twenty20 series victory in...

Entertainment

“Munna Michael” will be released end of next month (Video)

“Munna Michael” is an upcoming Indian action dance film directed by Sabbir Khan and produced by Viki Rajani and Eros International. Munna is a...

“Swallows and Amazons” will be released next month (Video)

“Swallows and Amazons” is a 2017 British family adventure film directed by Philippa Lowthorpe and written by Andrea Gibb, based on Arthur Ransome's children's...

Jagga Jasoos scheduled to be released next month (Video)

jagga Jasoos is an upcoming 2017 Indian musical adventure romantic comedy film written and directed by Anurag Basu, and produced by Basu and Ranbir...

MOM (Video)

Mom is an upcoming Indian thriller film directed by Ravi Udyawar and produced by Boney Kapoor, Sunil Manchanda, Mukesh Talreja, Naresh Agarwal and Gautam...