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Probe into MR’s Presidential campaign funds still on: PM

Probe into MR’s Presidential campaign funds still on: PM

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday denied any suspension of investigations into alleged transfer of funds during the 2015 presidential election, a statement made by the Read more…

Two key suspects in Lasantha murder case granted bail

Two key suspects in Lasantha murder case granted bail

Two key suspects arrested in connection to the murder of journalist Lasantha Wickrematunga, have been granted bail.

The Mount Lavinia Magistrate’s Court today granted bail Read more…

Moscow seeks explanation from Colombo Alleged Russian backing for Namal

Moscow seeks explanation from Colombo Alleged Russian backing for Namal

Russia has sought an explanation from Sri Lanka as regards a recent claim by Finance and Media Minister Mangala Samaraweera that Russia funded a special Read more…

Clowns or Murderers: Our Hobson’s Choice

Clowns or Murderers: Our Hobson’s Choice

There is no Viyath Maga; it is just a word for a programme. Clearly this is a carrying forward of Mahinda Chinthanaya…”

Mahinda Rajapaksa (4.7.2018)[i]

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15 districts still in poverty

15 districts still in poverty

The Department of Census and Statistics highlighted that 60 per cent of the country’s districts remained in poverty for the 30th consecutive month Read more…

LTTE tortured and killed while fighting Indians
12 Jul
2012
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LTTE tortured and killed while fighting Indians »

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The LTTE tortured and killed alleged spies and “traitors” and also looted Tamil shops and homes while fighting the Indian peacekeepers in Sri Read more…

Ramesh to review India-aided projects in Sri Lanka
12 Jul
2012
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Ramesh to review India-aided projects in Sri Lanka »

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India’s Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh will Thursday meet Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa in Colombo to review the progress of various developmental Read more…

Nominations for elections to three provincial councils in Sri Lanka accepted from today
12 Jul
2012
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Nominations for elections to three provincial councils in Sri Lanka accepted from today »

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Nominations for the elections to three provincial councils in Sri Lanka will be accepted from today, the Elections Secretariat said.Nominations for the Sabaragamuwa, Read more…

UNP rejects alliance with ‘ball playing’ SLMC
12 Jul
2012
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UNP rejects alliance with ‘ball playing’ SLMC »

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The UNP has decided not to have any truck with the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC), since it had done nothing to protect Read more…

UN declares internet as a basic right
11 Jul
2012
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UN declares internet as a basic right »

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The United Nations Human Rights Council has declared that people have a right to freedom of expression on the Internet. This is the Read more…

Sri Lanka to hold international defence seminar
11 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka to hold international defence seminar »

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Foreign experts, including those from India, will participate in an international defence seminar to be held in Sri Lanka next month on the Read more…

Northern Province polls: Karunanidhi doubts Rajapaksa’s remarks
11 Jul
2012
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Northern Province polls: Karunanidhi doubts Rajapaksa’s remarks »

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DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Wednesday sounded sceptical about holding of Northern provincial elections in Sri Lanka next year, saying there was some Read more…

SLMC defers decision to contest election to July 13
11 Jul
2012
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SLMC defers decision to contest election to July 13 »

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A Sri Lankan Muslim party, which is an ally of the ruling UPFA, has deferred to July 13 its decision on contesting the Read more…

UNP cautions the Muslim community
11 Jul
2012
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UNP cautions the Muslim community »

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The United National Party cautions the Muslim community to not be deceived by political parties which claim to be appearing on behalf of Read more…

Elections for Sri Lanka’s Northern Provincial Council in 2013 September
11 Jul
2012
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Elections for Sri Lanka’s Northern Provincial Council in 2013 September »

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The Sri Lankan government will hold provincial council elections for the war-ravaged Northern Province in September of 2013, President Mahinda Rajapaksa has announced.”We Read more…