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Mahinda shakes off his patriotic covering

President Mahinda Rajapaksa who secretly signed a defense agreement with the USA in 2008 has taken steps to get special instruction from three imperialists’ agents including a person connected with the intelligence network of the USA. The signing of the ... Read more

Friday, 25 July 2014

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IGP to be ousted before presidential election

Rajapaksa administration, targeting the presidential election to be held next year, is making plans to transfer or forcefully retire state officials and senior officers of security services who are not amenable states a very reliable source. The first victim of ... Read more

Friday, 25 July 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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The 12th National Convention of Communist Party of Turkey (Marxist – Leninist) has been held in Turk...

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,...

Former French President arrested for illegal dealings

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France was in shock yesterday after Nicolas Sarkozy became the first former French president to be d...

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CHOGM Chairperson stays at home

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The Commonwealth Chairperson-in-Office Mahinda Rajapaksa did not attend the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games that commenced in Glasgow in Sc...

Forward march of the left movement cannot be stopped – Rajitha

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Issuing of controversial statements by various ministers of the government is going up at present and Minister Rajitha Senaratna is one of such minist...

Whom does Dayan refer to?

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“During the last stages of the war in Sri Lanka Israel carried out attacks on Gaza. I extended my support to Palestine. I wanted to show the differenc...

Real expenses of ‘Ranaviru Realstar’

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Expenses that Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) has to bear for the ‘Ranaviru Realstar’ contest to be held on the 29th  has been revealed. The...

Latin America condemns Israel atrocities against Palestinians

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The Government of Ecuador confirmed on Tuesday its recognition of Palestine as an independent state with pre-1967 borders and urged the Security Counc...

Govt. accepts futility of Mattala

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It is reported that the land at Mattala Airport is to be handed over to a Singapore Company to establish an aviation training school. This was reveale...

Agitations against UPFA MP

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Grama Sevakas in Matale, Ukuwela and Pallepola engaged in agitations today (23rd) opposite respective Divisional Offices protesting against the assaul...

Fidel meets Jinping

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The leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, held a fraternal meeting with President of China, Xi Jinping yesterday (22nd). Jinping is leading a ...

Sarana's aid to rapers

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Three persons suspected of involving in raping women at the hostel of Sapugaskanda Refinery were arrested by Sapugaskanda Police yesterday (22nd). The...

Colombo is no heaven – Dinesh

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The highest number of children in Sri Lanka that does not get a higher education live in Colombo North electorate says the Minister of Water Supply &a...

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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’ ...

Football superstars donate their World Cup prize money for charity

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25-year-old German football star Mesut Ozil has donated his World Cup prize money – totaling more than $400,000 for winning the tournament – to variou...

Argentina meets Germany in Sunday's World Cup final

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Argentina will meet Germany in Sunday's World Cup final at the Maracana in Brazil after winning a penalty shootout to eliminate the Netherlands. Af...

Sri Lanka win 2nd ODI & level series

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Sri Lanka leveled the one-day international series with South Africa after a 87-run win in Pallekele. Sri Lanka chose to bat with man of the match T...

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The racketeer & the politician

According to latest news circulating in the country ten kilograms of heroin has been seized from Hikkaduwa area. The police say it is the largest haul of heroin seized from the South. It is as if a competition is being held just like competitions for ‘Super Star’, ‘Reality Star’ or ‘Mega Star’ to find a ‘Heroin Star’. Heroin is found not in ounces or grams but in kilos. The biggest haul of heroin seized in Asia was seized in Sri Lanka in August. It was a haul of 261 kilograms. The haul of heroin hidden in a consignment of tins of grease could be valued at Rs.15000 million revealed Customs. The controversial incident that came to light with this incident is the letter sent by a coordinating secretary of the Prime Minister to get the container containing heroin released from Customs. The letter forwarded on behalf of the Prime Minister had ...

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