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EC asks Prez to consult SC on election date

EC asks Prez to consult SC on election date

The Election Commission has requested for making a reference to the Supreme Court on the next election date , informed sources said. The Commission has Read more…

Premadasa to ensure Sri Lanka’s relationship with India is kept at best possible level

Premadasa to ensure Sri Lanka’s relationship with India is kept at best possible level

In the midst of preparing for elections in Sri Lanka, main Opposition leader and former minister and presidential hopeful Sajith Premadasa speaks to The New Read more…

Toll of COVID-19 cases rises 159

Toll of COVID-19 cases rises 159

The number of COVID – 19 patients in the country has risen to 159, health officials said, after eight persons tested positive for the virus Read more…

Sri Lanka and World Bank sign deal on $128.6M financial assistance to battle Covid-19

Sri Lanka and World Bank sign deal on $128.6M financial assistance to battle Covid-19

The International Development Association (IDA) and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) of the World Bank Group agreed to provide financing assistance amounting Read more…

Amnesty urges final rites of minority groups be respected

Amnesty urges final rites of minority groups be respected

Sri Lanka’s authorities must respect the right of religious minorities to carry out the final rites of their relatives in accordance with their own traditions Read more…

Karunanidhi advocates self-rule for Tamils in Sri Lanka
4 Oct
2012
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Karunanidhi advocates self-rule for Tamils in Sri Lanka »

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Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) chief M. Karunanidhi has said that Tamils in Sri Lanka have been denied basic rights since long and self-rule Read more…

New army  hospital to cost of Rs.4.1 bn
4 Oct
2012
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New army hospital to cost of Rs.4.1 bn »

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A ten-storey state of the art army hospital is to be built at a cost of Rs.4.1 billion, while Rs.2 billion has been Read more…

Batticaloa results challenged
4 Oct
2012
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Batticaloa results challenged »

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A petition has been filed in the Court of Appeal challenging the results of the Batticaloa District in the recently concluded Provincial Council Read more…

Security threat remains across Palk Strait: India
4 Oct
2012
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Security threat remains across Palk Strait: India »

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Security concerns remain across the Palk Strait even after the defeat of the LTTE, though with an altered mandate, Chief of Staff-designate, Eastern Read more…

Minister Rishad ordered to appear before court on Nov 28
4 Oct
2012
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Minister Rishad ordered to appear before court on Nov 28 »

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The Mannar Magistrates’ court ordered Minister Rishad Bathiudeen to appear before courts on November 28, on allegations of threatening the former Mannar Magistrate.The Read more…

Sri Lanka’s Buddhist Monks Protest Bangladesh Violence
4 Oct
2012
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Sri Lanka’s Buddhist Monks Protest Bangladesh Violence »

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Hundreds of Buddhist monks demonstrated in Sri Lanka Thursday to protest a recent wave of violence targeting their religious community in Bangladesh.Reverend Galagodawatte Read more…

Take a lead in Sri Lankan Tamils welfare: DMK tells the Centre
3 Oct
2012
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Take a lead in Sri Lankan Tamils welfare: DMK tells the Centre »

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Chennai: Hinting that India’s rehabilitation efforts for Tamils in post civil war Sri Lanka were “not satisfactory,” key UPA partner DMK today asked Read more…

Muslim MPs in the East override Hakeem
3 Oct
2012
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Muslim MPs in the East override Hakeem »

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The leadership of the Muslim Congress is focusing on whether Muslim Congress party members in the Eastern Provincial Council have gone against the Read more…

SLMC was in favour of the centre acquiring powers vested within provincial councils charges UNP
3 Oct
2012
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SLMC was in favour of the centre acquiring powers vested within provincial councils charges UNP »

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The United National Party charges that by voting in favour of the Divinaguma bill,The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress has expressed its consent towards Read more…

No Confidence Motion against the Chairman of the Jaffna-Valuvetithurei Urban Council
3 Oct
2012
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No Confidence Motion against the Chairman of the Jaffna-Valuvetithurei Urban Council »

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A no confidence motion which was formed against the Chairman of the Jaffna-Valuvettithurei Urban Council was endorsed by a majority of votes today. Read more…