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Maldives Presidential election; Maldivians in Sri Lanka cast votes

Maldives Presidential election; Maldivians in Sri Lanka cast votes

Maldives presidential election was held on Sunday, September 23. Polls opened at 8 am and closed at...

Talawakelle Protest demands pay rise for estate workers

Talawakelle Protest demands pay rise for estate workers

A massive protest was held in Talawakelle on Sunday, September 23, with the participation of hundre...

All Party Demo for release of political prisoners

All Party Demo for release of political prisoners

An all party protest was held in Vavuniya demanding the government to release all political prisone...

Tripitaka declared a national heritage

Tripitaka declared a national heritage

Sri Lankan Tripitaka, recognized as the foremost compilation containing the basics in Theravada Bud...

France afforded opportunities to acquire values of liberty, equality, beauty of diversity: Chandrika Kumaratunga

France afforded opportunities to acquire values of liberty, equality, beauty of diversity: Chandrika Kumaratunga

Former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga has profusely thanked the generosity of the Gov...

Step down if you are unable to deter depreciation of rupee: Mahinda Rajapaksa tells govt

Step down if you are unable to deter depreciation of rupee: Mahinda Rajapaksa tells govt

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa has told the government to step down if it is incapable of preve...

Pure Drinking Water offered to Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi

Pure Drinking Water offered to Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi

President Maithripala Sirisena graced the event held to offer pure drinking water to the sacred Jay...

DMK, Congress must respond to Rajapakse's revelations in Delhi: Tamilisai Soundararajan

DMK, Congress must respond to Rajapakse's revelations in Delhi: Tamilisai Soundararajan

Tamil Nadu BJP Chief Tamilisai Soundararajan has stated that DMK and Congress owe an explanation to...

President worships at Trincomalee Pathirakali Temple

President worships at Trincomalee Pathirakali Temple

President Maithripala Sirisena attended the special poojas at the sacred Arulmigu Pathirakali Koil...

Colombo International Book Fair declared open

Colombo International Book Fair declared open

The Colombo International Book Fair held for the 20th year in succession was declared open at a sim...

Outgoing Japanese envoy calls on Opposition Leader

Outgoing Japanese envoy calls on Opposition Leader

The out-going Japanese Ambassador to Sri Lanka Kenichi Suganuma called on Opposition Leader Tamil N...

Light at least a lamp instead of cursing the darkness: Karu Jayasuriya

Light at least a lamp instead of cursing the darkness: Karu Jayasuriya

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has observed that as Mao Sethung stated, it is really important to light at...

Chandrika bestowed with Medal of "Commandeur de la Légion D'Honneur"

Chandrika bestowed with Medal of "Commandeur de la Légion D'Honneur"

Former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga has been awarded with the Prestigious Medal of...

SLFP removes 8 members of the '16 group' from electoral organizers

SLFP removes 8 members of the '16 group' from electoral organizers

The Sri Lanka Freedom Party Central Committee has removed eight members of the '16 group' from thei...

House suspends Weerawansa, Prasanna for breach of Code of Conduct

House suspends Weerawansa, Prasanna for breach of Code of Conduct

The House on Friday suspended two Joint Opposition Parliamentarians Wimal Weerawansa and Prasanna R...

CWC delegation meets Tamil Nadu Minister Sengottaiyan

CWC delegation meets Tamil Nadu Minister Sengottaiyan

A delegation of the Ceylon Workers' Congress led by its Leader Parliamentarian Arumugam Thondaman m...

US Govts Millennium Challenge Corporation officials call on PM

US Govts Millennium Challenge Corporation officials call on PM

A delegation of the US Government's Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), headed by Chief Operati...

Four young monks advised to restrain from distortion of Buddha Dhamma

Four young monks advised to restrain from distortion of Buddha Dhamma

Most Venerable Mahanayake of Malwatte Chapter Tibbatuwawe Sri Siddhartha Sumangala Thera has struck...

President in Gomarankadawala, inaugurates renovated tank

President in Gomarankadawala, inaugurates renovated tank

President Maithripala Sirisena inaugurated a renovated irrigation tank in the village of Bakmeegama...

Four storey building declared open in Maligawatta Darussalam Maha Vidyalayam

Four storey building declared open in Maligawatta Darussalam Maha Vidyalayam

The new four-storey building constructed at the Darussalam Maha Vidyalaya in Maligawatta under the...

AIADMK charges DMK for complicity in alleged massacre of Tamils in Eelam war

AIADMK charges DMK for complicity in alleged massacre of Tamils in Eelam war

The AIADMK has raised the issue of the DMK's "complicity" in the alleged massacre of Tamils during...

Proposed Counter Terrorism Bill a significant, welcome improvement: CPA

Proposed Counter Terrorism Bill a significant, welcome improvement: CPA

Centre for Policy Alternatives has stated that the proposed Counter Terrorism Bill, if enacted in t...

Anura Dissanayake calls on Mahanayaka of Malwatta Chapter

Anura Dissanayake calls on Mahanayaka of Malwatta Chapter

JVP Leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake called on the Malwatta Mahanayaka Thera Most Ven.Thibbotuwawe S...

Colombo City Centre Mall declared open

Colombo City Centre Mall declared open

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe was the Chief Guest at the ceremonial opening of the Colombo Ci...

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It is a fallacy to say value of currency is bellwether of strength of economy: Mangala Samaraweera

It is a fallacy to say value of currency is bellwether of strength of economy: Mangala Samaraweera

Finance and Mass Media Minister Mangala Samaraweera has observed over the years there has emerged a fallacy that the value...

New villages will replace existing shanties with new houses: Palani Digambaran

New villages will replace existing shanties with new houses: Palani Digambaran

Hill Country, New Villages, Infrastructure and Community Development Minister Palani Digambaran has observed that the new villages in the hill...

Bimal dismisses the claim that Paisley's luxury holidays were for image building of Sri Lanka

Bimal dismisses the claim that Paisley's luxury holidays were for image building of Sri Lanka

JVP Parliamentarian Bimal Rathnayake has denied the claim that the UK Parliamentarian Ian Paisley's two luxury holidays to Sri Lanka...

Amaradeva a legend imbibed with humanism

Amaradeva a legend imbibed with humanism

President Maithripala Sirisena has hailed Dr. Pundith W.D. Amaradeva as an artiste who was not only a veteran musician, but...

Hakeem seeks multi member constituencies to reflect diversity

Hakeem seeks multi member constituencies to reflect diversity

Sri Lanka Muslim Congress Leader City Planning and Water Supply Minister Rauff Hakeem has called for the formation of multi...

Delimitation Report rejected proposals of the Tamil speaking people: Mavai charges

Delimitation Report rejected proposals of the Tamil speaking people: Mavai charges

Ilankai Tamil Arasu Katchi Leader Parliamentarian Mavai Senathirasa has charged the Delimitation Report has totally rejected the proposals made by...

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Indian Envoy at Eastern University Convocation

Indian Envoy at Eastern University Convocation

Indian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Taranjith Singh Sandhu graced the General Convocation of the...

Action Plan for Kuchchavely wins first place

Action Plan for Kuchchavely wins first place

Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority's (SLTDA) action plan for Kuchchaveli has secured the first place...

Sri Lanka Cricket Team visits Cancer Hospital in Maharagama

Sri Lanka Cricket Team visits Cancer Hospital in Maharagama

Sri Lanka Cricket team on Tuesday visited the Apeksha Cancer Hospital in Maharagama and donated...

Road Show hosted ahead of Tamil Nadu Global Food Expo and Summit

Road Show hosted ahead of Tamil Nadu Global Food Expo and Summit

A road show was held in Colombo at Hotel Galadari recently ahead of Tamil Nadu...

YWCA felicitates Jean Arasanyagam

YWCA felicitates Jean Arasanyagam

Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) has felicitated Jean Arsanayagam for winning the 2017 Gratiaen Prize....

All Island School Cycling 2018 held in Trincomalee

All Island School Cycling 2018 held in Trincomalee

  - By S.Kathiravan The All Island School Cycling 2018 contest was held in Trincomalee...

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