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Thripitakabhivandana national religious ceremony held

Thripitakabhivandana national religious ceremony held 0

🕔21:02, 23.Mar 2019

President Maithrepala Sirisena has emphasized that despite the obstacles, the task to declare the Therawada Thripitakaya as a world heritage, will be achieved. He said this while addressing the national religious ceremony to announce the request to declare the Therawada

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Government hopes to provide a land to everyone

Government hopes to provide a land to everyone 0

🕔19:54, 23.Mar 2019

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe says the government hopes to provide the ownership of a plot of land to everyone. The prime minister said this while attending a function in Batticaloa.The ceremony to hand over allowance permits for the farmers who

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Biggest investment zone constructions commences

Biggest investment zone constructions commences 0

🕔19:19, 23.Mar 2019

The constructions of Sri Lanka’s biggest investment zone will commence tomorrow by spending more than 720 billion rupees. The constructions will begin under the patronage of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe.The Hambantota project which generates 2000 jobs for people will revitalize

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Australia’s largest ever defence engagement with Sri Lanka

Australia’s largest ever defence engagement with Sri Lanka 0

🕔19:15, 23.Mar 2019

Australia’s largest ever defence engagement with Sri Lanka began today.Indo Pacific Endeavour 2019 commenced with the arrival of a joint task force comprised of Royal Australian Army, Navy and Airforce assets with over 1000 personnel. HMAS Canberra and HMAS Newcastle

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GCE O/L results next week

GCE O/L results next week 0

🕔19:13, 23.Mar 2019

The Department of Examinations says they will be able to release results of the GCE O/Level examination 2018, next week. The department said 656,641 candidates sat for the exam last year.

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Chinese funds to Central Expressway

Chinese funds to Central Expressway 0

🕔19:11, 23.Mar 2019

The China Export Import Bank has agreed to provide a concessionary loan of 989 million dollars to the central expressway project from Kadawatha to Mirigama.This is the single largest loan amount approved to Sri Lanka by the China Export Import

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Mannar mass Grave excavations temporary suspended

Mannar mass Grave excavations temporary suspended 0

🕔19:09, 23.Mar 2019

It has been decided to suspend excavations of Mannar mass grave for three months. The decision has been taken following a discussion at the Mannar court complex.Archeological and police officers as well as Mannar magistrate attended the discussion. It has

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Academic sessions of Sri Lanka Defence College

Academic sessions of Sri Lanka Defence College 0

🕔19:08, 23.Mar 2019

The inaugural ceremony of the academic sessions of Sri Lanka Defence College Medical Lecturers Association took place recently in Colombo.The sessions were launched under the patronage of Defence State Minister Ruwan Wijewardena. The theme of the sessions is ‘future vision

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Artificial rains in catchment areas

Artificial rains in catchment areas 0

🕔19:04, 23.Mar 2019

The Electricity Board implemented the pilot project to create artificial rains near Maussakele catchment area yesterday. Our reporter said, as a result, rains occurred in the area. An Airforce plane scattered chemicals above 8000 feet over the Maussakele reservoir. It

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Volunteers clean Sripada sacred area

Volunteers clean Sripada sacred area 0

🕔19:03, 23.Mar 2019

The community project to protect the environment and to make the Sripada sacred area, a place without garbage is under way.The third voluntary project was launched today organized by ITN and Link Natural Private Limited.The program was supported by state

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