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Underworld characters in this Govt: Mano Ganesan

Underworld characters in this Govt: Mano Ganesan

National Co-existence, Dialogue and Official Languages Minister Mano Ganesan said today there were those involved in underworld criminal activities and drug trafficking in this government.

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American Center closed indefinitely

American Center closed indefinitely

The American Center in Colombo which is being operated by the US government will remain closed until further notice, the US Embassy said today.

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Protests Break Out Against Uva Chief Minister In Badulla: Protesters Demand Immediate Removal Of CM

Protests Break Out Against Uva Chief Minister In Badulla: Protesters Demand Immediate Removal Of CM

A massive demonstration was held in front of the Hindu School in Badulla yesterday against Uva Province Chief Minister Chamara Sampath Dasanayaka who allegedly made Read more…

Maldives Ex-Leader Claims Chinese Land Grabbing; Government Denies

Maldives Ex-Leader Claims Chinese Land Grabbing; Government Denies

Exiled former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed, who is fighting for the right to contest a presidential poll this year, said on Monday that land grabbing Read more…

Nasheed briefs diplomats in Sri Lanka; ready to field common candidate

Nasheed briefs diplomats in Sri Lanka; ready to field common candidate

Former Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed is in Sri Lanka where he briefed diplomats on the Presidential elections in the Maldives scheduled for this year and Read more…

IGP hits back at minister
12 Aug
2013
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IGP hits back at minister »

IGP N. K. Ilangakoon yesterday strongly disputed Industries and Commerce Minister Rishard Bathiyutheen’s assertion that the police had failed to quell violence Read more…

Colombo – Madhu train service resumes today
12 Aug
2013
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Colombo – Madhu train service resumes today »

The train service from Colombo Fort to Madhu will resume from today for the convenience of pilgrims visiting the sacred Madhu Church Read more…

McCully to visit Sri Lanka over ban
12 Aug
2013
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McCully to visit Sri Lanka over ban »

Foreign Minister Murray McCully is likely to visit Sri Lanka next week to discuss its controversial ban on 39 tonnes of Fonterra’s Read more…

Aiming At The Wrong Target: BBS On “Unfortunate Attack On Grandpass”
11 Aug
2013
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Aiming At The Wrong Target: BBS On “Unfortunate Attack On Grandpass” »

“After the unfortunate incident took place in Grandpass some media institutes published to show that indirectly Bodu Bala Sena has some link Read more…

UPFA Kandy supporters clash
11 Aug
2013
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UPFA Kandy supporters clash »

A clash occurred between the supporters of two UPFA candidates in Kandy today, the Campaign for Free and Fair Elections (CAFFE) said. Read more…

Grandpass Mosque Attack: US Calls For Prosecution Of Perpetrators
11 Aug
2013
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Grandpass Mosque Attack: US Calls For Prosecution Of Perpetrators »

“The United States Embassy is concerned by the attack on Grandpass Mosque on August 10. This incident is particularly troubling in light Read more…

Curfew re-imposed in Grandpass
11 Aug
2013
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Curfew re-imposed in Grandpass »

A police curfew has been re-imposed in Grandpass as fresh clashes erupted this evening over a mosque in the area.

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Indian fishermen threaten to seek ‘asylum’ in Sri Lanka
11 Aug
2013
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Indian fishermen threaten to seek ‘asylum’ in Sri Lanka »

Frustrated by the frequent arrest of fishermen from Tamil Nadu by the Sri Lankan Navy and the delay in their release, fishermen Read more…

Tests Show Contamination
11 Aug
2013
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Tests Show Contamination »

Tests carried out at Weliweriya near a gloves factory alleged to have released contaminated water, have confirmed that there is some sort Read more…

Lanka rejects India’s demarche for release of fishermen
11 Aug
2013
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Lanka rejects India’s demarche for release of fishermen »

Sri Lanka has rejected an Indian demarche delivered earlier this week for the immediate release of 114 Tamil Nadu fishermen now in Read more…