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Two youths nabbed with counterfeit foreign currency in Jaffna

The Police have taken into custody two youths from Jaffna with foreign counterfeit currency worth 1.3 million rupees. The Police said that the suspects...

Prime Minister refers to the initiatives taken to strengthen the economy

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe has said that the next two years are decisive for the Sri Lankan economy. The Prime Minister pointed out that...

Power strike is called off

The strike launched by employees of the Ceylon Electricity Board has been called off. The trade unions attached to the CEB have been on...

Lalith & Anusha granted bail

The Colombo High Court today granted conditional bail to former Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga and former Director General of the Telecommunication Regulatory...

Parliament debates Provincial Councils Elections (Amendment) Bill

The Provincial Councils Elections Amendment Bill was taken up for debate today. Parliament was adjourned thereafter following obstructions raised by the Opposition. Minister Faizer Mustapha...

Collapse of a building constructed haphazardly injures six persons

A building which has been constructed in an arbitrary manner devoid of approval has collapsed in the Ahangama area. This has been consolidated in...

Flexible working hours at Battaramulla Government Offices

The pilot project for the implementation of flexible working hours for the public sector employees in Battaramulla area commenced today. The project is being...

Programme to identify disciplined drivers

A special programme to identify disciplined drivers was unveiled today centering the Colombo City. Inspector General of Police Pujith Jayasundera said that disciplined drivers...

Former Deputy Minister Sarana Gunawardena further remanded

Former Deputy Minister Sarana Gunawardena was further remanded till the 02nd of next month by the Colombo Fort Magistrate when he was produced in...

Electricity Union workers meet PM

Members of the Ceylon Electricity Workers Union met Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe this afternoon for a discussion. In the meantime the members of the...