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Two suspects arrested at Katunayake airport with cigarettes valuing nearly 4 million rupees

Two suspects arrested at Katunayake airport with cigarettes valuing nearly 4 million rupees 0

🕔18:58, 18.Jan 2020

Two suspects have been arrested at Katunayake airport with cigarettes valuing nearly 4 million rupees. A male and a female who have arrived from Dubai have brought the cigarettes. Sri Lanka Customs said that they have hidden 320 carton of

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Several parties agree to contest the general election under the leadership of Sajith Premadasa

Several parties agree to contest the general election under the leadership of Sajith Premadasa 0

🕔18:57, 18.Jan 2020

Parliamentarian Ajith P Perera says that several parties have agreed to contest the forthcoming general election under the leadership of Sajith Premadasa. He said this during a media briefing in Kalutara. MP Ajith P Perera said that Sajith Premadasa, Rauff

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U.N.’s Resident Coordinator commends the President’s commitment to sustainable development

U.N.’s Resident Coordinator commends the President’s commitment to sustainable development 0

🕔18:53, 18.Jan 2020

United Nations Resident Coordinator Hanna Singer responded positively to the President’s commitment to sustainable development during a meeting with President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat. The discussions among other concerns included poverty alleviation, climate control, digitizing government offices, addressing

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Health Ministry requests the public to pay their attention on the new corona virus

Health Ministry requests the public to pay their attention on the new corona virus 0

🕔18:52, 18.Jan 2020

The Ministry of Health has requested the public to pay their attention on the new corona virus reported from Wuhan in china. The World Health Organization has said that there is no need for limiting foreign travel ban due to

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A committee appointed to provide relief to the victims of ragging at universities and higher educational institutions

A committee appointed to provide relief to the victims of ragging at universities and higher educational institutions 0

🕔18:51, 18.Jan 2020

A committee to provide relief to the victims of ragging has been appointed. Minister Bandula Gunawardena has informed the committee to provide him the report within 90 days. A large number of students give up education annually due to ragging

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Navy repairs a tank that provide water for 400 acres

Navy repairs a tank that provide water for 400 acres 0

🕔18:52, 17.Jan 2020

The Navy had come forward to repair a tank that can supply water for400 acres of paddy lands. It was opened by the Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Piyal de Silva after the renovation ofMahawewa in Mattegoda. The Commander

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Former Akuressa PS Chairman Saaruwa Sunil sentenced to 15 years RI

Former Akuressa PS Chairman Saaruwa Sunil sentenced to 15 years RI 0

🕔18:48, 17.Jan 2020

Former Chairman of the AkuressaPradeshiya Sabha, SaaruwaLiyanage Sunil, has been sentenced to 15 years rigorous imprisonment. The order was given by the Colombo High Court. He was arrested over the rape of an underage daughter of a couple who were

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General Amnesty for Civil Defence Force members who have left

General Amnesty for Civil Defence Force members who have left 0

🕔18:46, 17.Jan 2020

The Director General of the Civil Defense Force Rear Admiral Ananda Peiris says that the President has decided to grant a general amnesty to all those who have left the service for the first time in the history of the

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Stepstaken to increase the salaries of estate workers

Stepstaken to increase the salaries of estate workers 0

🕔18:45, 17.Jan 2020

Minister Ramesh Pathirana says that steps are being taken to increase the salaries of estate workers. He further stated that there is no problem in earning extra money. There are about 150 thousand workers serving in Estate Companies receiving a

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SLPP and SLFP to work together at the election

SLPP and SLFP to work together at the election 0

🕔18:42, 17.Jan 2020

SLFP General Secretary DayasiriJayasekara states that the Sri Lanka PodujanaPeramuna and the Sri Lanka Freedom Party will work together with all leftist progressive parties to win the next election. The Minister made this statement addressing the media after the SLFP

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