Welegedara quits, migrates to Australia

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 16:18

Sri Lanka pace bowler Chanaka Welegedara has decided to migrate to Australia after being cold shouldered by the national selectors during the recent home series against Pakistan.

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Live tortoises seized at BIA

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 14:54
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Officials of the Sri Lanka Customs has nabbed 488 live tortoises worth Rs.405,879 at the Bandaranaike International Airp...


People might hoot at me- Samarasinghe

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 14:28
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Former SLFP Parliamentarian Mahinda Samarasinghe said he would not take part in the rally to be held in Kalutara on Augu...


Body found in bag at bus queue

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 10:48
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The body of a female was found in a travelling bag at the Bastian Mawatha private bus terminal, Pettah this morning, the...


Enjoining order against convening of SLFP CC extended

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 10:18
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The enjoining order preventing the convening of the Central Committee of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) has been ext...


Investigators question LTTE operative on links to outfit

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 09:03
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Investigators of the 'Q' branch police on Tuesday interrogated LTTE operative A Kumaraguru, who police arrested ...


Another batch of SL Tamils return home

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 08:10
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A fresh batch of 45 Sri Lankan Tamil refugees headed back to their homeland from the international airport yesterday. Ai...


110 civil society groups align with UNFGG

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 18:23
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Some 110 civil society organisations and trade unions today signed a 14-point people’s pledge with the United Nati...


Interpol help sought to track down drug kingpin

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 17:07
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The Police said they were seeking Interpol assistance to track down Mohamed Mubarak Mohamed Mujahid, the Producer of a l...


Video: MR promises new Constitution under UPFA Govt.

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 16:07
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Kurunegala district UPFA candidate Mahinda Rajapaksa today said a new Constitution and electoral reforms would be enacte...


Thajudeen: Court calls for final Post Mortem report

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 15:19
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Colombo Additional Magistrate Nishanth Pieristoday ordered the Judicial Medical Officer (JMO) to submit the final report...


Five SLFPers removed from party

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 14:52
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The membership of five SLFP members contesting the parliamentary election on the UNP ticket was cancelled by party Chair...


SL to get 'Google' support for Wi-fi

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 13:51
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WIFI connections will be freely available throughout the country by March 2016 with the aid of Google loon, a technology...


ISIS militant’s family leave for Pakistan

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 12:15
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The family members of the alleged Sri Lankan ISIS militant who was killed in Syria had left the country for Pakistan, po...


Bomb found near Katunayake SLAF camp

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 12:10
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An unexploded bomb, believed to have fallen off from the LTTE aircraft shot down in 2009 by Sri Lanka Air Force at Katun...


UPFA presents election manifesto to Maithri

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 10:52
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The election manifesto of United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA) was presented to party Chairman and President Maithripa...


UNFGG will not let down 5.7mn voters voted for MR- PM

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 10:41
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United National Front for Good Governance (UNFGG) will take care of the interests of 5.7 million people who voted for fo...


Lankan refugee sentenced to 20 years' jail for murder

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 08:32
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A man found guilty of the stabbing murder of a fellow Sri Lankan refugee in Adelaide's north has been jailed for at ...


​ITN rejects live telecast of UPFA manifesto-UPFA

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 01:09
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The state owned Independent Television Network (ITN) has refused a request to telecast live the UPFA election manifesto,...


Replies to MR’s letters of demand

Monday, 27 July 2015 22:56
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Several ministers including Minister Mangala Samaraweera, Ranjan Ramanayake, Nalin Bandara, Anura Kumara Dissanayake and...


Former Indian president Abdul Kalam dies at 83

Monday, 27 July 2015 21:40
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Former Indian president and Bharat Ratna APJ Abdul Kalam died on Monday after collapsing during a lecture in Shillong. K...


SL student missing from coastal Karnataka

Monday, 27 July 2015 20:43
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A Sri Lankan student, who was studying hotel management course at a renowned college in Moodbidri town in coastal Karnat...


Wasim Thajudeen death not accidental: CID

Monday, 27 July 2015 19:50
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The death of former Havelock’s Rugby captain, Wasim Thajudeen was not accidental but a murder, the Criminal Invest...


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Govt. ties up with Google to boost internet access

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The Sri Lankan government yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with tech giant Google Inc. to make Sri Lanka the first country in the world to have universal Wi-Fi Internet access thro... Read More...


Etihad airways wins three coveted world travel awards including middle east’s leading airline

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For the ninth consecutive year, Etihad Airways has been named The Middle East’s Leading Airline at the World Travel Awards Middle East. The prestigious gala ceremony was held last night at the F... Read More...