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Sri Lanka to introduce AliPay to attract Chinese

Sri Lanka to introduce AliPay to attract Chinese

Sri Lanka is looking at the possibility of introducing AliPay to the market in a bid to encourage more Chinese travellers to visit the country Read more…

39 petitions filed challenging 20th Amendment; SC to consider petitions on 29th Sept.

39 petitions filed challenging 20th Amendment; SC to consider petitions on 29th Sept.

39 petitions have been filed with the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka challenging the 20th Amendment to the Constitution.

Monday’s petitions were filed by;

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TNA leader falls ill leaving party activities temporarily suspended

TNA leader falls ill leaving party activities temporarily suspended

As the Leader of the Tamil National Alliance, parliamentarian R. Sampanthan has suddenly fallen ill again, the party has taken steps to suspend several decisions, Read more…

“Sinhala Buddhist President” should stop Tamil extremists: Ampitiye Sumanarathna Thero

“Sinhala Buddhist President” should stop Tamil extremists: Ampitiye Sumanarathna Thero

Ampitiye Sumanarathna Thero of the Batticaloa Mangalarama Buddhist Temple speaking from the site of the harthal in the Batticaloa town, highlighted that necessary security action Read more…

Indian grant not-linked to implementation of the 13th Amendment – Keheliya

Indian grant not-linked to implementation of the 13th Amendment – Keheliya

Sri Lanka is denying reports that a USD15mn grant announced by the Indian Prime Minister to Sri Lanka on Sunday is linked to the complete 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…