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Raviraj remembered in Vavuniya

A vigil was held in Vavuniya by the families of the enforced disappearances to mark the death anniversary of the assassinated Tamil National Alliance Parliamentarian Raviraj.

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Gnanagunalan felicitated by SLRC Trincomalee branc…

Former Chairman of Sri Lanka Red Cross Society – Trincomalee Branch Dr.Gnanagunalan was felicitated at the annual general meeting of the Society recently for the services he had rendered for...

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Ex MP Sivasithamparam remembered in Vavuniya

A simple ceremony was held in Vavuniya to mark the death anniversary of former Vavuniya Parliamentarian T.Sivasithamparam at Vairava Puliyankulam recently.

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Jalani Premadasa meets women groups in Mannar, see…

Jalani Premadasa, wife of the NDF presidential candidate Sajith Premadasa visited Mannar recently and met with women groups. She held talks with them regarding their problems.

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Sumanthiran meets people in Mannar. explains TNA’s…

Tamil National Alliance Spokesperson Parliamentarian M.A.Sumanthiran met with the members of the public and explained the stance of the Tamil National Alliance in the current political situation.

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House to house campaign for Sajith in Kinniya

A house to house campaign was conducted in Kinniya canvassing for Democratic National Front presidential candidate Sajith Premadasa recently.

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Eelam People's Democratic Party holds conference i…

The Eelam People's Democratic Party(EPDP) held its conference in Vavuniya recently under the patronage of party Leader Parliamentarian Douglas Devananda.

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Ven Seelarathana Thero takes part in poojas at Thu…

Presidential candidate Ven Seelarathana Thero, who visited Vavuniya recently on his election campaign, took part in the poojas conducted at the Sri Thurkai Amman Temple in Rambai Kulam in Vavuniya...

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Slain journalist Nirmalarajan remembered in Battic…

Batticaloa Mayor T.Saravanapavan graced the solemn ceremony held recently opposite the Ghanthy Poonga in Batticaloa to commemorate the 19th death anniversary of the assassination of Tamil journalist Mylvaganam Nirmalarajan in...

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Tissa Vitharana canvasses support for Gotabhaya in…

Former Minister Tissa Vitharana has urged the Tamil people to support Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna presidential candidate at the forthcoming presidential poll.

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Mirunalinithevy Sivagnanasuntharam: Obituary

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Mirunalinithevy passed away on Saturday, March 23. She is the beloved wife of Sivashanmugarajah Sivagnanasuntharam Read More

Pakistan Premier Imran Khan inaugurates Kartarpur Corridor

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday inaugurated the Kartarpur Corridor project that would give visa-free access to the Indian Sikhs to visit Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib. ...
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Nawaz Sharif in unstable health condition; Islamabad HC suspends his...

Islamabad High Court has suspended the sentence of former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, 69, for eight weeks in a corruption case to enable him...
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‘Abu Bakr al-Baghadadi is dead’: Donald Trump announces

US President Donald Trump has made an announcement about the death of ‘the IS Leader ‘Abu Bakr al-Baghadadi. Trump was making the announcement on Sunday, October...
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Modi and Jinping on a tour of Hindu temples of...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today accompanied Chinese President Xi Jinping for a tour of the temples of Mahabalipuram, now known as Mamallapuram following his arrival...
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Incident of attack on MPs carried criminal liabilities, violation of privileges: Ajith Perera

UNP Parliamentarian Ajith Perera has charged that the incident which took place during the 52 days last year in which there was chilli powder attack on parliamentarians carried criminal liabilities...
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It is unethical, illegal to give jobs in the backdrop of elections: Dinesh

MEP Leader UPFA Parliamentarian Dinesh Gunawardena has charged that City Planning, Water Supply and Higher Education Minister Rauff Hakeem was violating Election Laws by offering employments to thousands at the...
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Special Rapporteur’s meeting judges is not infringement of independence of judiciary: Marapana dismisses JO’s charges...

Foreign Minister Tilak Marapana has dismissed the charges made by Joint Opposition that UN Special Rapporteur Clément Nyaletsossi Voulé meeting with selected High Court judges during his ongoing visit to...
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PSC has powers to summon persons of any rank, be it Premier, President: Kiriella

Leader of the House and Public Enterprise, Kandyan Heritage and Kandy Development Minister Lakshman Kiriella has expressed the view that the Parliamentary Select Committee has powers to summon persons of...
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Prageeth Eknaligoda abduction: indictments filed before Trial at Bar

Indictments have been filed against seven persons over the abduction of journalist Prageeth Eknaligoda before a trial-at-bar at the Homagama High Court. The Attorney General filed the...
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EP High Court extends the remand of Pillaiyan

Eastern Province High Court Judge Izzatheen has extended the remand of former Chief Minister of the Eastern Province Sivanesathurai Chandrakanthan (Pillaiyan) who is indicted in the case...
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CA stays summons issued by Jaffna MC to Gotabaya to testify in a Habeas Corpus...

The Court of Appeal has granted an Interim injunction staying the summons issued by the Jaffna Magistrate Court, requiring former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa to attend before...
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SC rejects Gotabhaya’s petition challenging Trial at Bar determination in Museum Case

A five-judge Bench of the Supreme Court on Wednesday (11) refused to grant leave to appeal for the petition filed by former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa challenging...
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Thirukkural stanzas removed from govt buses in Chennai

Thirukkural couplets have been removed from many government buses in Chennai. Mofussil buses operated from Chennai to Tiruvannamalai, Vellore, Villupuram districts and Puducherry presently operate...
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Let there be no attempt to make inclusive India into...

Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder Kamal Haasan has observed that there should be no attempts to make an inclusive India into an exclusive one as...
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BJP’s ‘One India, One culture’ rhetoric homogenizes India: Thirumavalavan condemns...

Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) President Thol. Thirumavalavan has condemned that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was attempting to homogenise India by resorting to the ‘one...
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Imposing Hindi will result in disintegration: Ramadoss

PMK leader S. Ramadoss, an ally of the BJP, has condemned that Union Minister Shah’s proposal for Hindi to be the identity of India would...
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Navarathri at Colombo Tamil Sangam

The Navarathri festival was held at the Colombo Sangam recently under the auspices of the Saiva Samaya Hindu Kalai Cultural Association. Gnany Sivasubramaniya Sithar presided....
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‘Kaiyodu Kooty Vanga’ book launched in Negambo

The book of poetry titled ‘Kaiyodu Kooty Vanga’ authored by Principal of the Al Balah Maha Vidyalayam Gazzally Azhzhms was launched at a literary event...
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Minister Mano Ganesan graces the State Awards Ceremony for Tamil...

- By S.M.Surenthiran Minister Mano Ganesan was the Chief Guest at the State Awards Ceremony for Tamil Artists 2019 held at Nelum Pokkuna Theatre recently. He...
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‘Inner Wings’ authored by Nuha Rizan launched in Colombo

A book of English poems composed by poet Nuha Rizan of Badulla under the title “Inner Wings” was launched at the Hotel Sapphire in Wellawatte...
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Malayalees hold religious observance to commemorate the first visit of...

Malayalees held a religious observance on the Poya Day in Colombo to commemorate the first visit of Sree Narayana Guru Dev to Sri Lanka. ...
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Skanda Shasty fast at Villoontry Kandaswamy Temple

The holy Skanda Shasty fast was held for six days at the historic Villoontry Kanadaswamy Koil recently with the participation of male and female devotees....
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Skanda Shasti Viratam at Jinthupitiya Sivasubramaniya Swamy Temple

Hindu male and female devotees participated with devotion at the special religious observances held at Jinthupitiya Sivasubramaniya Swamy Temple to mark Skanda Shasti Viratam. ...
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Holy Thiru Villakku Poojai, Mathra Dheeksha at Mahiyawa Kattu Amman...

Religious observations such as recitation of Lalitha Astothram, sacred Thiru Vilakku Pooja and conferring traditional Mantra Deeksha were held at Kattu Mariamman temple, in Mahiyava,...
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