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This is a casino doting regime – Vijitha Herath

The present regime is a casino enthusiastic government that has put forward three gazettes using play of words to give tax relief for gamblers that destroy the country says the Information Secretary of the JVP Parliamentarian Vijitha Herath. He said ... Read more

Sunday, 20 April 2014

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Minister & Ministry not capable of comprehending crises in health sector

The government or the Ministry of Health has no plan to find solutions for the crises that trouble the health sector in the country says the General Secretary of   All Ceylon Health Services Union Gamini Kumarasinghe. Speaking regarding the ... Read more

Sunday, 20 April 2014

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India recognizes a third ‘gender’

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Estate workers’ money in Thonda’s kitty

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The Leader of CWE Minister Arumugam Thondaman has been accused of several charges of financial frauds including irregular handling of party’s finances...

Tax for several goods goes up from next month

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It is reported that the government is planning to increase the taxes of several items including that of mobile phones, motor cars and cement and iron ...

PM wants a code of conduct for Maha Sangha

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A code of conduct would be presented to parliament to prevent any defamation of the Maha Sangha and to maintain its respect among the people at large ...

BBC correspondent asked to leave

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Media has reported that Charles Haviland the Colombo based BBC correspondent has been asked to leave the country after rejecting an application he had...

Five dead when van fell into Datagamuwa Lake

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Five people have died when the van they were traveling in fell into the Datagamuwa lake in Kataragama today (19th) morning. The group was travelling ...

Sanga retires from Twenty20 cricket

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Kumar Sangakkara former Sri Lanka cricket captain submitted his resignation from International T20 Cricket to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) today (18th) say...

Ten die in tractor accident

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Ten people have died after a tractor carrying passengers toppled into the ZD canal in Aluthoya, Aralaganwila in Polonnaruwa District today (18th) afte...

Sri Lanka – a hub for kidney racketeers

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The death, in Colombo, of an Indian youth who had undergone a kidney removal surgery has exposed that Sri Lanka has become a hub for kidney racketeers...

Gabriel Garcia Marquez is no more

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Nobel Prize winning Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, widely seen as the most popular writer in Spanish language since Miguel de Cervantes in...

Democracy of UPFA regime displayed!

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A group of UNP Parliamentarians who had gone on an observation tour of Maththala Airport and Hambantota Harbour have been attacked with stones, rotten...

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Mahela says it in writing

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Mahela Jayawardena has tendered his resignation from Twenty20 cricket to the Sri Lanka Cricket. The CEO Sri Lanka Cricket Ashley de Silva has told me...

Ranatunga made the scapegoat

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Thousands of cricket fans have expressed their opposition to Nishantha Ranatunga remaining as the secretary of Sri Lanka Cricket after both Kumar Sang...

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World T-20 champions come home today

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Sri Lanka's World T20 champions are returning to teh island today (8th) and will have an open-top parade from the Katunayake Airport to Colombo stat...

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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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