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SC concludes hearing on President’s query on PC elections

SC concludes hearing on President’s query on PC elections

The Supreme Court yesterday concluded arguments put forward in respect of the reference application forwarded by President Maithripala Sirisena seeking an opinion regarding the holding Read more…

Central Bank surprises markets

Central Bank surprises markets

Sri Lanka’s central bank cut its key interest rates on Friday, in a surprise move to boost sluggish growth after the country’s tourism sector and Read more…

China expected to ratify extradition treaties with SL, Vietnam

China expected to ratify extradition treaties with SL, Vietnam

The Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (NPC) in China is expected to ratify extradition treaties with Sri Lanka and Vietnam at its bi-monthly Read more…

Maithri-Karu discussion: Chandrika does not want Sajith: Change on 26th

Maithri-Karu discussion: Chandrika does not want Sajith: Change on 26th

wo parties are currently said to be in talks to organise a meeting between President Maithripala Sirisena and Speaker Karu Jayasuriya.

It is reported that Read more…

Gazette issued calling upon armed forces to maintain public order island-wide

Gazette issued calling upon armed forces to maintain public order island-wide

President Maithripala Sirisena has issued a Gazette Extraordinary calling upon the armed forces to maintain public order across the country.

The President issued the gazette Read more…

Sri Lanka courts at a standstill as judges and lawyers boycott duties
20 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka courts at a standstill as judges and lawyers boycott duties »

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Work at almost all the courts around the country came to a standstill today in protest over allegations that government Minister Rishard Badhudeen Read more…

Details of TNA candidates contest in the eastern provincial council election
19 Jul
2012
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Details of TNA candidates contest in the eastern provincial council election »

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Tamil National Alliance fields its nomination papers for upcoming Eastern provincial council election at 9.00am this morning.

Name list of candidates Read more…

Indian Naval ship anchored at Trincomale​e port
19 Jul
2012
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Indian Naval ship anchored at Trincomale​e port »

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The Indian Naval Ship ‘Chetlat’, a fast attack craft, arrived at the Port of Trincomalee yesterday, the Sri Lanka Navy said.The visiting Indian Read more…

UK invites exceptionally talented migrants
19 Jul
2012
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UK invites exceptionally talented migrants »

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The UK government says it invites exceptionally talented leaders in Sri Lanka in the fields of science, humanities, engineering and the arts to Read more…

Minister Rizad threats the magistrate: Lawyers stage protest in front of Jaffna courts
19 Jul
2012
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Minister Rizad threats the magistrate: Lawyers stage protest in front of Jaffna courts »

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Lawyers attached to the bar association of Jaffna district stage protest against the attack carried out against Mannar courts and threats made against Read more…

Sri Lanka to launch the feasibility study on the “Northern Expressway”
19 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka to launch the feasibility study on the “Northern Expressway” »

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Sri Lanka has decided to launch the feasibility study on the proposed Northern Expressway which will link Colombo capital with the once war Read more…

Uthayan Editor grilled by CID
19 Jul
2012
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Uthayan Editor grilled by CID »

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The Editor of the Jaffna based Uthayan newspaper was questioned by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) over a news report regarding army commander Read more…

Four SLFPers sacked over rape allegations
19 Jul
2012
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Four SLFPers sacked over rape allegations »

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Four members of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) including the Akuressa Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman have been sacked from their posts and the Read more…

Police officers who arrested rapists at Nawalapitiya transferred
19 Jul
2012
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Police officers who arrested rapists at Nawalapitiya transferred »

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Several senior police officers of the team that conduced investigations into the incident where a millionaire businessman’s son and a police constable raped Read more…

UPFA: Change of Equation in Batticaloa
19 Jul
2012
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UPFA: Change of Equation in Batticaloa »

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Seyed Ali Zahir Moulana, Chairman of the Eravur Urban Council is to contest in the Eastern Provincial Council election, in the Sri Lanka Read more…