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We accept the challenge, get ready to go home – Mahinda tells Bandula

Lanka Teacher Services Union (LTSU) has challenged the Minister of Education Bandula Gunawardene that they are prepared to prove that questions in papers i and ii of the Economic question paper for GCE A/L examination have blunders and would be ... Read more

Thursday, 21 August 2014

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Country dragged towards immorality by rulers bent towards sin

The notification issued on 5th December, 2013 by the Mahanayakas - Most Venerable Thibbotuwawe Sri Siddhartha SumangalaThera of Malwatta Chapter, the Most Venerable Udugama Sri Buddharakkitha Thero of Asgiriya Chapter, the Most Venerable Aggamaha Panditha Dawuldena Gnanissara Thera of Amarapura ... Read more

Wednesday, 20 August 2014


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Relations with Venezuela are strong as solid stones – Xi Jinping

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The president of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping, said relations with Venezuela are str...

Kabul Airport has been attacked

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Gunmen have staged an attack on Kabul International Airport in Afghanistan today (17th) morning. Acc...

Marshaling the Left in Turkey

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Flyover in World Cup city collapses killing two

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A flyover under construction has collapsed in the World Cup host city of Belo Horizonte in Brazil,...

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Tour to France with fake documents

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An additional secretary of the University Grants Commission (UGC), using fake documents to show that he is an acting vice-chancellor, toured France fr...

Mervin’s ‘Kudu Nuwan’ arrested

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Nuwan Gunatileke known as ‘Kudu Nuwan’, a personal bodyguard of Minister Mervin Silva and a close relative of Suresh Kodagoda, the Vice-Chairman of Ko...

Gota’s hand reaches police houses

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It is reported that police officers living in police housing complex at Thimbirigasyaya have been asked to quit the complex immediately. The Secreta...

Deputy Minister Sarath Gunaratna talks of a ‘Godfather’

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The Deputy Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Sarath Kumara Gunaratna, in an interview with a weekend newspaper, has spoken regar...

Exploits of Nawalage Bennet Cooray

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The administration of the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Rome in Italy is in a very poor state and Nawalage Bennet Cooray, the Ambassador is thoroughly ineff...

Support inquiry on war crimes – Ban Ki-moon

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The Secretary-General of the UN Ban Ki-moon fully supports the investigation by the office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights and asks the gove...

Another British woman sexually abused

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A 20 year old British woman tourist who has been sexually abused in Kuda Kalli area at Arugam Bay in Potuwil has been admitted to Ampara Hospital say ...

Colossal plunder at Railways

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The government has spent US$149 million to construct the northern railway line says the General Secretary of All Ceylon Railway General Employees’ Uni...

Video: Unable to share booty, they exchange blows

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UPFA councilor of Poddala Pradeshiya Sabha of Bope Premalal Abeysekera got on to the table during the session of the Pradeshiya Sabha held yesterday (...

Bonanza for Presidential Commissions

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It is revealed that Rs. 272,693,591.76 has been spent for 17 commissions appointed by President Mahinda Rajapaksa for various incidents that occurred ...

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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...

We wish it’s the beginning of another role for Mahela!

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Mahela Jayawardene bids adieu to Test cricket with a memorable 54 runs and sharing a 107-run stand with another legend Kumar Sangakkara in the 4th d...

Sri Lanka drew 2nd test but lose series

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A gritty South African tail fought off Sri Lanka's spinners to snatch a nerve-jangling draw in the second Test and seal a historic 1-0 series win. ...

South Africa win 1st test by 153 runs

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South Africa won the 1st test match that ended at Galle Cricket Stadium today (20th). Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel were the architects of the Proteas’ ...