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‘Happy birthday to me’ – colossal sum spent for ‘birthday campaign’

It is revealed that at least Rs.260 million is to be spent to publish in all printed media birthday greetings to the President who celebrates his birthday on 18th of this month. It is reported that nearly Rs.50 million would ... Read more

Saturday, 1 November 2014

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I exist not to protect the powerful – Ven. Rathana Thero

Terrorism, was born, escalated and nourished under executive presidency which proves that executive presidency cannot repress terrorism says Parliamentarian of JHU Ven. Athuraliye Rathana Thero.  As such, all should unite to struggle against the existing administrative system and establish democracy ... Read more

Friday, 31 October 2014


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JHU to vote against the budget

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The vote for the second reading of the tenth budget of the UPFA government will take place tomorrow (1st). It is revealed that the JHU has decided to ...

Is Govt. scared of Champika?

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The statement made in Parliament by Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi that former Minister of Power and Energy Patali Champika Ranawaka is responsible f...

Repeal 18th amendment – UNHRC

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The UN Human Rights Committee in concluding observations of its review of Sri Lanka’s human rights record states the Committee is ‘concerned by the 18...

Mahinda preparing to distribute money before election

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It is revealed that the government is preparing plans to bribe ‘Samurdhi’ recipients in order to get their votes at a presidential election.A plan has...

Rain fails to prevent river of people to Nugegoda

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The rally held at Nugegoda yesterday 30th) organized by ‘People’s Movement for Democracy (PMD) under the theme (30th) “No third term for Mahinda – No ...

SLMC to take final decision tomorrow

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The Executive Committee of Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) is to meet tomorrow (31st) chaired by its leader Minister of Justice Rauff Hakeem to take ...

Office of Election Commissioner is not independent – Sharma

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According to Commonwealth election observers the Office of the Commissioner of Elections in Sri Lanka is not fully independent says Commonwealth Secre...

Stop blaming the buried; take measures to protect the unprotected! – JVP tells Govt.

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The government attempting to put the blame on the buried without coming up with a programme to resettle people in safe areas is not a civilized act st...

Intellectuals & professional say ‘NO’ on stage today

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A protest rally convened by Peoples Movement for (PMD) Democracy stating that Mr. Mahinda Rajapaksa’s attempt to contest for a third term and calling ...

Large crowds at Anura’s meetings in Korea

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It is reported that large crowds gather at meetings addressed by the Leader of the JVP Anura Dissanayaka visiting South Korea on invitation of the JVP...

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Sri Lanka rout Pakistan – Win match & series

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Sri Lanka won the third ODI and the series against Pakistan by 2-1 played at Dambulla today (30th). Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq won the toss and ...

Thisara, the hero in Sri Lanka win

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Thisara Perera’s brilliant all-round performance guided Sri Lanka to a 77-run victory over Pakistan in their second one-day international on Tuesday...

Pakistan win 1st ODI

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Pakistan took the lead in the first of the three-match One Day International (ODI) series against Sri Lanka played at Hambantota by winning the firs...

Mahela given fitting farewell

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Sri Lanka, giving its former captain Mahela Jayawardene a fitting farewell, wrapped up Pakistan on 165 in their second innings, winning the match by...