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07
July
NOMINATIONS FOR WOMEN IN POLLS

At the Forthcoming General Election all the politi...

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06
July
'March 12 declaration' ceremonial handing over today

The petition carrying signatures of the public in ...

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06
July
Acceptance of nominations begins today

Accepting of nominations for the General Election ...

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05
July
New Polio vaccine gets positive public response

The new Injectable Inactivated Polio Vaccine ( IPV...

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05
July
Colombo Stock Exchange goes for paperless board meetings

The CSE strives to be a leader in the use of Green...

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05
July
128th Anniversary International Medical Congress begins today

The 128th Anniversary International Medical Congre...

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04
July
US embassy Colombo celebrates American National Day

A ceremony was organized on Thursday (02) at the U...

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07
July
Sri Lanka Tourism search for Top Global Ad agency
Development - Provincial

Sri Lanka Tourism winning a multitude of awards globally this year at many a Global Travel Fairs in the back drop of the visitor arrivals crossing 830...

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07
July
Missing Dornier: Coast Guard in Touch With Sri Lanka
World - Business

Chennai: Coast Guard authorities are in touch with Sri Lanka as part of their search efforts to locate the Dornier plane which went missing nearly a m...

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07
July
President offers 'Sannas Pathra' to New Asgiriya Mahanayake Thero
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

The newly appointed Mahanayake of the Siam Sector Asgiriya Chapter the Most Ven. Galagama Sri Aththadassi Thera was offered Sannas Pathra by Sri Lanka...

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07
July
Election rules and regulations effective from July 06 - EC
Political & Current Affairs

All election rules and regulations will come into effect from Monday (06), said the Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya, He further said that a ...

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07
July
Korean Language Exam results out
Development - Provincial

According to the results of the Korean language proficiency examination held on the 13th and 14th of June 4,294 candidates out of 13,083 candidates wh...

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07
July
Army Opened New Outdoor Volley Ball Court & Complex with Museum
Development - Provincial

The new volleyball court and the museum built in the 21 Divisional Headquarters premises of the Security Force Headquarters-Wanni (SFHQ-W) were opened...

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07
July
Bandaranaike family was not involved in theft, dishonesty or corruption - President
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

President Maithripala Sirisena says the only thing Bandaranaike family did not do to this country was thieft, dishonesty and corruption. “If someone a...

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06
July
Gunner Supercross-2015
Sports - Cultural - Travel

'Gunner Supercross - 2015' one of the most thrilling motor race event in annual racing calendar, organized by Sri Lanka Artillery with the collaborati...

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06
July
Mathews rebuilds Sri Lanka
Sports - Cultural - Travel

Sri Lanka 278 and 228 for 5 (Mathews 77*, Tharanga 48) lead Pakistan 215 (Sarfraz 78*, Azhar 52, Pradeep 3-29, Kaushal 3-37, Prasad 3-78) by 291 runs ...

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06
July
SLT empowers INFOTEL 2015 as the “Strategic partner”
Development - Provincial

Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), country’s number one ICT solutions provider, once again empowers Sri Lanka’s largest ICT exposition, INFOTEL 2015 in the capa...

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06
July
Sri Lanka tourist arrivals up 12-pct in June 2015
Development - Provincial

Sri Lanka's tourist arrivals rose 12 percent to 115,467 in June 2015 from a year earlier driven by rapid growth from the main markets of China and Ind...

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06
July
Special Rice Noodle producing factories under Korean assistance
Development - Provincial

The Agriculture Ministry has signed an MoU to establish rice flour noodles producing factories with the assistance of a South Korean-based company - K...

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06
July
INFOTEL 2015 in November
Development - Provincial

The Federation of Information Technology Industry Sri Lanka will organise INFOTEL 2015 on the theme 'Connecting Citizens' from November 20-22 at the B...

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06
July
Elephants at Minneriya National Wild Life Park attract tourist
Development - Provincial

The Minneriya National Wild Life Park has drawn a growing number of toourists these days.  The tourists  are visiting the park to watch the Elephants ...

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06
July
Election Laws effective from today
Development - Provincial

The Elections Secretariat has decided to apply the election laws from today. The relevant regulations have been informed to the political parties and ...

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06
July
Malaysian leader faces risk of criminal charges over fund
World - Business

Prime Minister Najib Razak is facing the risk of criminal charges over allegations that hundreds of millions of dollars were funneled from an indebted...

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06
July
Greeks defy Europe with an overwhelming 'No'
World - Business

Greeks voted overwhelmingly on Sunday to reject terms of a bailout, risking financial ruin in a show of defiance that could splinter Europe. ...

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05
July
List of drug dealers available at National Dangerous Drugs Control Board
Political & Current Affairs

Chairman of National Dangerous Drugs Control Board Dr. Nilanga Samarasinghe has stated that he is prepared to provide information about drug dealers t...

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05
July
President Pledges to Safeguard Jan. 8 Victory of the People
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said that no one will be allowed to hamper the public mandate  that made a transformation  in the country on...

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05
July
Rough sea areas from Puttalam to Trinco, Galle to Pottuvil
Development - Provincial

The sea area extending from Puttalam to Trincomalee via Kankesanthurai and the sea area extending from Galle to Pottuvil via Hambantota will be rough ...

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05
July
Strong winds up to 50-60 kmph
Development - Provincial

The weather forecast issued by the Met Dept. today at 12 noon says that there will be several spells of showers in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Northwes...

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07
July
Sri Lanka Tourism search for Top Global Ad agency

Sri Lanka Tourism winning a multitude of awards globally this year at many a Global Travel Fairs in the back drop of the visitor arrivals crossing 830...

Read full article
07
July
Korean Language Exam results out

According to the results of the Korean language proficiency examination held on the 13th and 14th of June 4,294 candidates out of 13,083 candidates wh...

Read full article
07
July
Army Opened New Outdoor Volley Ball Court & Complex with Museum

The new volleyball court and the museum built in the 21 Divisional Headquarters premises of the Security Force Headquarters-Wanni (SFHQ-W) were opened...

Read full article
06
July
SLT empowers INFOTEL 2015 as the “Strategic partner”

Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), country’s number one ICT solutions provider, once again empowers Sri Lanka’s largest ICT exposition, INFOTEL 2015 in the capa...

Read full article
06
July
Sri Lanka tourist arrivals up 12-pct in June 2015

Sri Lanka's tourist arrivals rose 12 percent to 115,467 in June 2015 from a year earlier driven by rapid growth from the main markets of China and Ind...

Read full article
06
July
Special Rice Noodle producing factories under Korean assistance

The Agriculture Ministry has signed an MoU to establish rice flour noodles producing factories with the assistance of a South Korean-based company - K...

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More
Development - Provincial

President - Parliament - Prime Minister

07
July
President offers 'Sannas Pathra' to New Asgiriya Mahanayake Thero

The newly appointed Mahanayake of the Siam Sector Asgiriya Chapter the Most Ven. Galagama Sri Aththadassi Thera was offered Sannas Pathra by Sri Lanka...

Read full article
07
July
Bandaranaike family was not involved in theft, dishonesty or corruption - President

President Maithripala Sirisena says the only thing Bandaranaike family did not do to this country was thieft, dishonesty and corruption. “If someone a...

Read full article
05
July
President Pledges to Safeguard Jan. 8 Victory of the People

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said that no one will be allowed to hamper the public mandate  that made a transformation  in the country on...

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04
July
President briefs 33 newly appointed Envoys

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Friday (03) briefed newly appointed Sri Lankan Ambassadors and High Commissioners who will be taking up t...

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04
July
Constitutional Council holds inaugural meeting

The first meeting of the Constitutional Council was held Friday (03) at the Sri Lanka parliamentary complex under the leadership of Speaker Chamal Raj...

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04
July
Equipment for higher education of blind children

President Maithripala Sirisena presided over an event to distributed equipment for the higher education of blind children in the country at the Sri La...

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07
July
Missing Dornier: Coast Guard in Touch With Sri Lanka

Chennai: Coast Guard authorities are in touch with Sri Lanka as part of their search efforts to locate the Dornier plane which went missing nearly a m...

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06
July
Malaysian leader faces risk of criminal charges over fund

Prime Minister Najib Razak is facing the risk of criminal charges over allegations that hundreds of millions of dollars were funneled from an indebted...

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06
July
Greeks defy Europe with an overwhelming 'No'

Greeks voted overwhelmingly on Sunday to reject terms of a bailout, risking financial ruin in a show of defiance that could splinter Europe. ...

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03
July
Pentagon on Alert for Possible Terrorist Attacks on July 4

Washington: The Pentagon today keeps its commands and units on alert, facing the possibility of terrorist attacks of the Islamic State (ISIS) group, d...

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02
July
Chinese airstrip on man-made Spratly island nearly finished

China has almost finished building a 3,000-metre-long (10,000-foot) airstrip on one of its artificial islands in the disputed Spratly archipelago of t...

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02
July
Pakistan a lucrative destination for investment: Bloomberg

The Washington based international financial monitoring institution Bloomberg News has acknowledged Pakistan's expanding economy. In a report, it said...

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06
July
Gunner Supercross-2015

'Gunner Supercross - 2015' one of the most thrilling motor race event in annual racing calendar, organized by Sri Lanka Artillery with the collaborati...

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06
July
Mathews rebuilds Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka 278 and 228 for 5 (Mathews 77*, Tharanga 48) lead Pakistan 215 (Sarfraz 78*, Azhar 52, Pradeep 3-29, Kaushal 3-37, Prasad 3-78) by 291 runs ...

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04
July
SLC invites all cricket fans for today's T20 practice match

Sri Lanka Cricket invites all cricket lovers to watch the T20 practice match today at the R. Premadasa Stadium free of charge. ...

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03
July
Annual Pitchchamal Pooja on July 25

The annual  Pitchchamal Pooja (offering of Jasmine Flowers) organized by the Shanthi Foundation will be held for the 26th consecutive year will be hel...

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03
July
Annual Kataragama Esala Perahera on July 17

The annual festival of Ruhunu Kataragama Devalaya will commence 17th of this month.  The Randoli  Perahera will parade the streets on  31st. July.   B...

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01
July
Upul Tharanga replaces Sanga

The National Selectors have included Upul Tharanga into the squad for the 3rd and Final Test against Pakistan to be played at the Pallekelle Internati...

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