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24
August
'Colombo Process' Ministerial Consultation tomorrow

The fifth Ministerial Consultation of the Colombo ...

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23
August
GCE O/L top scorers meet President

The top ten students of the G.C.E. O/L examination...

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23
August
Paddy purchasing for Yala season begins

Purchasing of paddy for the Yala season 2016 was i...

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22
August
National Food safety week begins

The National food Safety week will be celebrated f...

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22
August
Investment Forum in Jaffna today

Northern Province Investor Forum is held at the Ja...

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21
August
Minister Gayantha’s Birthday today

Chief Government Whip of the Parliament, Minister ...

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25
August
Samurdhi Movement will be converted into an efficient and effective institution – President
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

President Maithripala Sirisena says he will make the Samurdhi Movement which has become an unsatisfactory state institution due to the disappointment of...

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25
August
Animal Feed (amendments) act passed
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

A total of nine metric tons of animal feed is produced for a year. There is a need to introduce regulations for animal feed. The government will provide...

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25
August
3rd meeting of natural rubber price stabilisation held in Colombo
Development - Provincial

The 3rd meeting of the Working Group on natural rubber price stabilization appointed by the Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries (ANRPC) wa...

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24
August
Four large ships arrived at Colombo Port
World - Business

Four large ships arrived at the ‘Jayabahalu’ Container Terminal (JCT) of the Colombo port on 21st and 22nd August. ...

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24
August
No rapid spread in Filaria in Sri Lanka – Health Minister
Development - Provincial

Filaria is not rapidly spreading in the countryand Sri Lanka has received the certificate of filarial free country, said Health Minister Rajitha Senarat...

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24
August
Sri Lanka makes first ever appearance at the NY Trade fair
World - Business

Sri Lanka pavilion at the ‘Artisan Resource at NY NOW 2016’ trade fair was opened by Dr. Rohan Perera, Ambassador and Permanent Representati...

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24
August
Paddy storehouse with 1,500 MT capacity in Polonnaruwa
Development - Provincial

New paddy storehouse in Pansalgodella in Polonnaruwa will be opened tomorrow (25th Aug.) by President Maithripala Sirisena. ...

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24
August
Hundred classrooms to be digitized – Minister
Development - Provincial

Government will begin a pilot project to digitize 100 classrooms in schools, Minister of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure Harin Fernando sai...

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24
August
Public- Private Partnership for forest conservation
Development - Provincial

Government will seek support from the public-private partnership (PPP) to extend the prevailing forest density from 29 per cent to 32 per cent. ...

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24
August
Fairly strong winds expected today
Development - Provincial

Fairly strong winds (up to 50-60kmph) are expected today over the Southern province and Central hills of the island, Met. Department said. ...

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24
August
Legislation to establish Megapolis Authority soon
Development - Provincial

The new legislation for the formation of the WP Megapolis Authority, which will remove many obstacles for development, will be brought in soon. Till the...

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24
August
Twelve representatives visit India
World - Business

Twelve representatives from the South and North will visit India on August 25 to discuss about the issue on Indian Fisherman. ...

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24
August
Stamp Fair from August 26-28
Sports - Cultural - Travel

The stamp fair will be held from August 26-28 from 9am to 6pm at the Postal Headquarters D.R. Wijewardena Mawatha, Colombo 10. ...

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23
August
Food Safety week begins
Development - Provincial

A total of 137 shops have been prosecuted on the first day of the Food safety week which commenced yesterday (22). ...

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23
August
Govt. spends Rs 7.2 million to purchase equipment
Development - Provincial

The government is planning to open five technical faculties in universities before the end of this year. ...

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23
August
Late poet P. B. Alwis Perera awakened people through poetry - President
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

The 50th commemoration ceremony of the poet P. B. Alwis Perera was held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at the National Library an...

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23
August
1,210 Rural Bridges are being constructed
Development - Provincial

The government has planned to nationalize 1,210 rural bridges before the end of next year. These bridges will be constructed under the program of &lsquo...

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23
August
Intellectual experience and knowledge from expertise is needed when solving problems
Political & Current Affairs

When taking decisions to solve issues of the country, the intellectual experience and knowledge from professionals, is essential Minister of Ports and S...

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23
August
CAA on alert on cooking oil
Development - Provincial

Consumer Affairs Authority will pay special attention on re-empowering the labeling laws on the manufacturing of cooking oil and forming new regulations...

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23
August
HRCSL welcome OMP and make its own suggestions
Political & Current Affairs

The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) while welcoming the opening of the Office for Missing Persons (OMP) has made its own suggestions. ...

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23
August
Sri Lankan Airlines Top Agents Awards 2016
World - Business

Sri Lankan Airlines celebrated the success of its best performing travel agents at the SriLankan Airlines Top Agents Awards Ceremony at the national car...

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