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Speaker Karu Jayasuriya yesterday certified the Office of Missing Persons (OMP) Bill amid objections by a section of the Opposition. The joint opposition had recently […]

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alt text Even MR’s family members may be removed : WP CM

BY SANDUN A JAYASEKERA President Maithripala Sirisena has now decided to purge the SLFP of destructive elements and in the process even Mahinda Rajapaksa’s family members […]

23rd August, 2016 @ 9:00 am | (150) reads
alt text SRILANKAN PILOT SUSPENDED

The Captain who was due to fly the Frankfurt to Colombo flight last Friday (19) has been suspended as he failed to pass a Breathalyzer […]

22nd August, 2016 @ 9:56 am | (276) reads
alt text Some of the students of Gampaha Sri Bodhi Vidyalaya…

Some of the students of Gampaha Sri Bodhi Vidyalaya were seen running to their exam halls before the commencement of the Grade Five Scholarship Exam […]

22nd August, 2016 @ 8:23 am | (20) reads
alt text More secrets will be revealed when new party is formed: MS

By Yohan Perera and Krishan Jeewaka Jayaruk in Matara    President Maithripala Sirisena who seemed to be in an aggressive mood yesterday said he will […]

20th August, 2016 @ 9:55 am | (284) reads
alt text BC CHARGES EX-SECURITY OFFICER OF MR

BY SHEHAN CHAMIKA SILVA Neville Wanniarachchi who served as the security officer of former President Mahinda Rajapkasa was yesterday noticed by Colombo Additional Magistrate Chandana […]

19th August, 2016 @ 9:42 am | (73) reads
alt text ‘THEY WERE SACKED DUE TO POOR PERFORMANCE’

BY SANDUN A JAYASEKERA The removal of 40 district and electoral organizers of the SLFP was not an act of vengeance, revenge or tit for […]

19th August, 2016 @ 8:58 am | (28) reads
alt text ‘Maithri should take responsibility for SPLITTING SLFP’

Former President and MP Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday charged the removal of 16 SLFP electoral organizers had effectively caused a split within the SLFP and charged […]

19th August, 2016 @ 8:57 am | (28) reads
alt text LATHEEF appointed STF Commandant

BY HAFEEL FARISZ Police Chief Pujith Jayasundara ratified the appointment of Senior DIG M.R. Latheef as the Commandant of the Special Task Force with immediate […]

19th August, 2016 @ 8:01 am | (29) reads
Army to release 25 acres in Kilinochchi: MoD

BY DARSHANA SANJEEWA Twenty-five acres of land in Karachchi, Kilinochchi which had been used by the Sri Lanka Army, will be released to its owners […]

19th August, 2016 @ 8:00 am | (22) reads
alt text Megapolis Ministry to save Ragama Town from floods

TEXT & PICS BY DEVAPRIYA CHANDRASIRI With the aim of preventing the Ragama Town being constantly... 

(148)  (0) alt text Narrow sidewalks on Highlevel Road, a nuisance to pedestrians

TEXT & PICS BY MUDITHA DAYANANDA Even though the Highlevel Road has been widened and renovated... 

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IN PETTAH ALLOCATED SPACE; A BLESSING TO PEDESTRIANS BY NABEELA HUSSAIN The Colombo Municipality... 

(125)  (0) alt text PHIs seize kithul treacle infested with insects

BY INDIKA MANOJ COORAY AND KUSAL CHAMATH Public Health Inspectors who raided the stores of a wholesale... 

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  BY YOSHITHA PERERA Residents of the Slave Island Railway Quarters in the vicinity of the... 

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BY YOSHITHA PERERA The Colombo Municipality earned nearly three billion rupees during the annual... 

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