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UN says Idlib displacement ‘overwhelming’ relief effort

UN says Idlib displacement ‘overwhelming’ relief effort 0

🕔15:52, 18.Feb 2020

The aid operation in north-eastern Syria is being “overwhelmed” as the number of people displaced by the government offensive in Idlib rises. Since early December 900,000 people have been forced to flee, most of them women and children. The UN

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World Bank Group Senior Director for Gender calls on Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi

World Bank Group Senior Director for Gender calls on Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi 0

🕔13:24, 18.Feb 2020

World Bank Group Senior Director for Gender Caren Grown called on Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi in Colombo. Grown visited Sri Lanka to engage with government counterparts and World Bank Group staff and partners on gender issues,

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The IMF forecasts a cut in global economy

The IMF forecasts a cut in global economy 0

🕔13:18, 18.Feb 2020

Managing director of the International Monetary Fund, Kristalina Georgieva, speaking at the Global Women’s Forum in Dubai says there may be a cut in global economy that they are still hoping would be in the 0.1 to 0.2 percentage space

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The Committee on Public Finance will field a proposal for the amendment to the Vote on Account

The Committee on Public Finance will field a proposal for the amendment to the Vote on Account 0

🕔13:16, 18.Feb 2020

The Committee on Public Finance will field a proposal for the amendment to the Vote on Account for the purpose of obtaining approximately 367 billion rupees. Subsequent to the approval of the committee, the proposal will be submitted to the

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The Sri Lanka Freedom People’s Alliance to be registered

The Sri Lanka Freedom People’s Alliance to be registered 0

🕔13:12, 18.Feb 2020

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna and the Sri Lanka Freedom Party together with several other political parties have handed over their applications to the Election Commission for the registration of the new political alliance; the Sri Lanka Freedom People’s Alliance.

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The President instructs the officials to take measures to remove barriers to local industries

The President instructs the officials to take measures to remove barriers to local industries 0

🕔13:09, 18.Feb 2020

President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa has instructed the officials to take measures to remove barriers to local industries and promote investments. The President made the comment when he met members of the National Task Force for the Advancement of Industries and Entrepreneurship

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Female state official stands up against the imminent destruction of the Queen’s Isle in Negombo

Female state official stands up against the imminent destruction of the Queen’s Isle in Negombo 0

🕔13:26, 13.Feb 2020 Read Full Article
Project to construct a house for every Grama Niladhari division

Project to construct a house for every Grama Niladhari division 0

🕔18:41, 31.Jan 2020

Parliamentarian Shantha Bandara has pointed out that the project of constructing a house for every Grama Niladhari division will commence tomorrow in Kurunegala under the concept of “Home for Village, Country for Tomorrow”. He was speaking at a press conference

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Special traffic plan on behalf of Independence Day

Special traffic plan on behalf of Independence Day 0

🕔18:37, 31.Jan 2020

A special traffic plan will be in place from today on behalf of the country’s 72nd National Independence Day Commemoration. The Police said that vehicles plying on Galle Road from the Kollupitiye Junction can enter Ward Place, Union Place and

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15 schools in Colombo will be kept closed on Monday

15 schools in Colombo will be kept closed on Monday 0

🕔18:36, 31.Jan 2020

The Education Ministry has announced that 15 schools in the Colombo District including government, private and international schools will remain closed on Monday the 03 of February due to rehearsals for the Independence Day celebrations. The Ministry of Public Administration,

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