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Showery conditions expected to enhance

Showery conditions expected to enhance 0

🕔19:02, 20.May 2019

The Department of Meteorology has said that showery conditions are expected to enhance to some extent over most parts of the island, particularly in south-west within the next few days. Also the Department has warned the public in the Eastern

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UN commemorates Wesak

UN commemorates Wesak 0

🕔18:59, 20.May 2019

The United Nations organized several programmes this year too in view of the Wesak Festival. These were held centering the United Nations Headquarters in New York. The United Nations officially launched the International Wesak Day in the year 1999. Many

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Information revealed on a racket that adds chemicals to tea

Information revealed on a racket that adds chemicals to tea 0

🕔18:55, 20.May 2019

Two persons have been apprehended with a stock of chemicals that was planned to be mixed with tea. It was revealed that this chemical was to be mixed with tea to falsely enhance the colour and the weight of the

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Tourists throng Sigiriya

Tourists throng Sigiriya 0

🕔18:53, 20.May 2019

A large group of local as well as foreign tourists are at present reported to be visiting Sigiriya. It is reported that more than 10 thousand tourists have visited Sigiriya within yesterday alone. The Central Cultural Fund earlier decided to

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Lawshould be enforced against persons who acted to create unrest

Lawshould be enforced against persons who acted to create unrest 0

🕔18:51, 20.May 2019

Parliamentarian Mujibur Rahuman has said that the law should be immediately enforced against persons who acted to create unrest during the 21st attacks. He was addressing a news conference held today. Mujibur Rahaman said that it is very clear that

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Army Chief says security is in place for the safety of school children

Army Chief says security is in place for the safety of school children 0

🕔18:49, 20.May 2019

Army Commander Lt. Gen. Mahesh Senanayake has called on all parents to send their children to schools as the tri forces and the Police have jointly taken action to consolidate maximum security in schools. He emphasized that no one should

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Government calls on parents to send their children to schools

Government calls on parents to send their children to schools 0

🕔18:47, 20.May 2019

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has requested the parents to send their children to school without displaying any form of hesitation. The Speaker further said that the security sectors have confirmed that ninety five percent linked to the Easter Sunday terror attacks

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Madrasa comes under the Education Ministry : No permission for the Sharia University

Madrasa comes under the Education Ministry : No permission for the Sharia University 0

🕔18:44, 20.May 2019

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe has said that action will be taken not to approve Sharia Universities and also for Madrasa Schools to operate under the Education Ministry. The Prime Minister made this observation after a discussion held at Temple Trees.

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Marquez extends championship lead with French GP win

Marquez extends championship lead with French GP win 0

🕔13:30, 20.May 2019

Honda’s world champion Marc Marquez won the French Grand Prix at Le Mans for his third victory in the last four races to extend his lead at the top of the MotoGP standings.The 26-year-old, who started in pole position, cruised

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Roglic emerges as man to beat in Giro after time trial win

Roglic emerges as man to beat in Giro after time trial win 0

🕔13:29, 20.May 2019

Primoz Roglic emerged as the overwhelming favourite for the Giro d’Italia title when the Slovenian won the ninth stage, a 34.8-km individual time trial from Riccione.Italian Valerio Conti retained the overall leader’s pink jersey after finishing 3:34 behind Lotto Jumbo-Visma

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