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Ecuadorean police find more than 500 kilos of drugs in doomed bus

Ecuadorean police find more than 500 kilos of drugs in doomed bus 0

🕔13:50, 18.Aug 2018

Ecuadorean police said on Friday (August 17) they found more than half a ton of drugs hidden in the floor of a bus that crashed this week on a route near the capital, leaving at least 23 people dead.After inspecting

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Mexico navy says finds 50 tonnes of meth in mountain lab

Mexico navy says finds 50 tonnes of meth in mountain lab 0

🕔13:46, 18.Aug 2018

Mexican marines on Friday (August 17) said they had discovered an underground drug lab in the mountains outside the capital of Sinaloa state where they destroyed 50 tonnes of methamphetamine.Marines found the lab after intelligence reports indicated that tonnes of

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Ex-cricketer Imran Khan elected prime minister of Pakistan

Ex-cricketer Imran Khan elected prime minister of Pakistan 0

🕔13:42, 18.Aug 2018

Former cricketer Imran Khan has been sworn-in as the new prime minister of Pakistan, more than two decades after he entered politics.He was elected prime minister in a vote at the country’s National Assembly on Friday.His PTI party won the

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Kerala floods : Death toll exceeds 320

Kerala floods : Death toll exceeds 320 0

🕔13:40, 18.Aug 2018

At least 324 people have been killed in flooding in the southern Indian state of Kerala in what local officials say is the worst flooding in 100 years.India’s monsoon season started in June, but the death toll in Kerala has

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CID grills the former President for three hours on the Keith Noyahr incident

CID grills the former President for three hours on the Keith Noyahr incident 0

🕔19:55, 17.Aug 2018

The Criminal Investigtions Department today interrogated former President Mahinda Rajapaksa with regard to the abduction and cruel torture incident of journalist Keith Noyahr. The CID sleuths who visited the former President’s residence grilled him for about three hours. Journalist Keith

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JVP accuses the Kurunegala Mayor of buying a luxury motor vehicle

JVP accuses the Kurunegala Mayor of buying a luxury motor vehicle 0

🕔19:53, 17.Aug 2018

The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna has protested against the spending of 25 million rupees to purchase an official vehicle for Kurunegala Mayor Thushara Sanjeewa. Kurunegala Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna Concillor Ranuka Sananjaya said that a proposal was made to purchase an official

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Public cautioned to be alert on the dengue epidemic

Public cautioned to be alert on the dengue epidemic 0

🕔19:51, 17.Aug 2018

The health sector has cautioned the public to be on alert as the dengue epidemic is once again raising its head in several areas. Director of the National Dengue Control Unit Specialist Dr. Hasitha Tissera said that dengue is one

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First Kumbal Perahera of the Kandy Esala Festival parades the streets

First Kumbal Perahera of the Kandy Esala Festival parades the streets 0

🕔19:41, 17.Aug 2018

The first Kumbal Perahera of the Senkadagala Esala Perahera Festival paraded the streets last night. The Kumbal Perahera wended its way through the Dalada Veediya, D.S. Senanayake Veediya, Temple Road and Deva Veediya and returned to the Dalada Maligawa via

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SriLankan Airlines take action to help stranded passengers at Cochin Airport

SriLankan Airlines take action to help stranded passengers at Cochin Airport 0

🕔19:37, 17.Aug 2018

SriLankan Airlines has taken initiatives to provide facilities to passengers who have been rendered helpless due to the temporary closure of the Cochin Airport in India following the flood situation. Cochin International Airport announced that it has extended its temporary

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Prime Minister opens the first Dhana Abhimani Export village

Prime Minister opens the first Dhana Abhimani Export village 0

🕔19:32, 17.Aug 2018

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe has opened the first Dhana Abhimani Export Village. It is the first in the series of the 5500 Export villages. The Prime Minister opened the Dhana Abhimani village marking the third anniversary of the Government. The

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