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Namal’s case to be taken up on 20th

The Colombo High Court today decided to take up on the 20th of this month, the case filed against six persons including Parliamentarian Namal...

Arjun Aloysius and Palisena further remanded

Owner of Perpetual Treasuries Arjun Aloysius and its Chief Executive Officer Kasun Palisena have been further remanded until the 02nd of next month. The...

South Korea agrees to support streamlining tasks of Local Government bodies

The South Korean Government has agreed to provide its consultation and resource input with a fresh look for the purpose of further streamlining the...

Additional 75 million US Dollars to Sri Lanka from ADB

The Asian Development Bank is providing an additional loan of 75 million US Dollars to Sri Lanka. The Ministry of Finance and Mass Media...

Dambulla Economic Centre flooded with Jaffna vegetables

The Dambulla Economic Centre is flooded with vegetables produced from Jaffna. Our correspondent reported that vegetable wholesale prices have also drastically come down. Harvesting...

New bridge across Kumbukkan Oya opened

The new bridge constructed across the Kumbukkan Oya in Polonnaruwa has been vested in the public. It was put up at a cost of...

The two largest multiday trawlers produced by Ceynor launched

The launch of the two largest multiday trawlers produced by the Ceylon Foundation took place today at the Ceynor Trawler Yard. The launch took...

Vijaya Kumaratunge’s 30th death anniversary commemorated

Today is the 30th Death Anniversary of veteran and popular actor, as well as a politician and humanist Vijaya Kumaratunge. He was shot and...

Seven injured in a van accident in Udupussellawa

Seven individuals sustained injured after a van went down a precipice, about 200 feet deep in the Emast area in Udupussellawa. The accident resulted...

Nippon Maru friends visit ITN

Young representatives who arrived in the island along with the World Friendship Nippon Maru Ship programme, visited the premises of the Independent Television Network...