- Published on Monday, 10 March 2014 10:52
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The long awaited National Drug Policy, which was continuously obstructed by the multi national drug mafia, will be handed over to President Mahinda Rajapaksa today by the Minister of Health Maithripala Sirisena. The new policy will put an end to operations of the drug mafia in the country.
- Published on Monday, 10 March 2014 10:48
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The American Embassy in Colombo has brought down sophisticated camera systems and other modern equipment used for spying. The Embassy is holding awareness programs on the use of social media with the sinister motive of implementing a regime change in Sri Lanka.
- Published on Monday, 10 March 2014 10:42
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Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa said the government protects the rights of all which is the greatest of all human rights. He said it is unethical for the UN Human Rights Council or any other country to pass judgement about human rights in this country. He questioned whether the right to life is a human rights violation.
- Published on Monday, 10 March 2014 09:21
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Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa on Saturday inspected the 31 kilometre Galle-Matara Expressway to be opened on March 15. The road begins from Pinnaduwa, Galle and ends at Godagama, Matara. The new road constructed by local engineers under the Highways Ministry’s direction on the advice of President Mahinda Rajapaksa will make it possible for travelers to reach Kaduwela from Matara in one-and-a-half-hours. The maximum speed is 100 km per hour.
Draft resolution of core group violates the constitutional provisions of Sri Lanka - Ambassador Aryasinha
- Published on Sunday, 09 March 2014 09:05
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Sri Lanka's Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva Ambassador Ravinatha Aryasinha, has said "the draft resolution on Sri Lanka deposited with the Human Rights Council by a core group comprising - the USA, UK, Mauritius, Montenegro and Macedonia, violates the constitutional provisions of Sri Lanka, is highly intrusive in nature and is in breach of the sovereignty of the Sri Lankan people and the territorial integrity of Sri Lanka".
- Published on Sunday, 09 March 2014 09:02
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The first phase of the Outer Circular Highway (OCH) from Kottawa to Kaduwela was declared open by President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the auspicious time of 3 pm. on Saturday (08) marking another milestone in Sri Lanka' s highway history.
- Published on Sunday, 09 March 2014 08:28
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Achieving a stable peace has made it possible for the Government secure Sri Lanka’s sovereignty, independence and food security thus strengthening its resolve to face any challenge, according to Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa.