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Cash incentives offered for those who provide information on illegal firearms

Cash incentives offered for those who provide information on illegal firearms 0

🕔19:00, 18.Jan 2019

The Police Department has decided to provide special cash awards to Police Officers who seized illegal firearms and informants. A special operation is now in place to seize illegal firearms. This operation is being carried out for a period of

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Granting of one million land deeds will be expeditiously completed

Granting of one million land deeds will be expeditiously completed 0

🕔18:57, 18.Jan 2019

Minister Gayantha Karunatilake has said that as pledged, the programmme of granting one million land deeds will be expeditiously completed. He made this reference when he called on the Mahanayakes of the Asgiriya and Malwatte Chapters. Minister Gayantha Karunatilake visited

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Opposition Leader begins official duties in his office

Opposition Leader begins official duties in his office 0

🕔18:55, 18.Jan 2019

Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa has said that action will be taken to sort out issues of all the people in the North and the South. He made this reference beginning his official duties at the Opposition Leader’s Office. Mahinda Rajapaksa

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Cold weather expected in most parts of the country

Cold weather expected in most parts of the country 0

🕔18:53, 18.Jan 2019

Fairly colder nights and mornings are expected over most parts of the island during the next few days. According to the Department of Meteorology there is a possibility for ground frost at some places in Nuwara-Eliya district during the early

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Kumara Welgama’s case to be taken up again on 22 Feb

Kumara Welgama’s case to be taken up again on 22 Feb 0

🕔18:51, 18.Jan 2019

The case filed against former Minister Kumara Welgama was taken up for hearing today. Kumara Welgama is accused of illegally appointing a Vice Chairman to the Sri Lanka Transport Board while serving as Transport Minister in 2010 and causing a

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Several accidents reported countrywide

Several accidents reported countrywide 0

🕔18:50, 18.Jan 2019

There were obstructions to the movement of traffic following a fallen tree at the Hewagama area in Kaduwela along the Colombo-Avissawella main road. It was a Bo tree by the side of the road that had fallen. A woman who

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A program to control fall armyworm menace

A program to control fall armyworm menace 0

🕔19:11, 16.Jan 2019

An operation is underway from today to 31st of this month to control fall armyworm menace in the country. The operation will be implemented by the Department of Agriculture with the support of farmers, particularly targeting places in the North

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Land Reclamation for Port City completed

Land Reclamation for Port City completed 0

🕔19:07, 16.Jan 2019

The Port City Colombo marked another milestone with the completion of reclamation work. According to the Ministry of Megapolis and Western Development, the 269 hectares of land from the ocean is now wholly reclaimed and the ground is set for

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The IMF remains ready to support to Sri Lanka

The IMF remains ready to support to Sri Lanka 0

🕔19:04, 16.Jan 2019

The Sri Lankan delegation to IMF headed by the Minister of Finance and Mass Media, Mangala Samaraweera met with Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund in Washington D.C., Christine Lagarde to have discussions on resuming the IMF programme in

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The President meets his Filipino counterpart.

The President meets his Filipino counterpart. 0

🕔19:01, 16.Jan 2019

President Maithripala Sirisena called on President of Philippines Rodrigo Duterte today. Six MOUs were signed between the two countries during the President’s visit to the Philippines. It is the first time a Sri Lankan Head of State will undertake an

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