24-hour water cut in certain parts of the country


Certain areas in the country will experience a 24-hour water cut from 9 am tomorrow (Jun 26), the National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWSDB) said.

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Ravi's daughter appears before CID


The daughter of Minister Ravi Karunanayake appeared before the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) today (Jun 25).

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Doctor's strike in Kalutara temporarily called off : GMOA


The doctors token strike in Kalutara was called off temporarily at 8 am today (Jun 25), Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) official Dhanushka Devapriya told Times Online.

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Sri Lankan Ambassador-designate to Belgium and EU Grace Asirwatham assumes duties


Sri Lankan Ambassador-designate to Belgium and the European Union (EU) Grace Asirwatham assumed duties at the Sri Lankan Embassy in Brussels on June 17.

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Report on Batticaloa Campus to be submitted to cabinet today


The Parliamentary Sectoral Oversight Committee's report on the Batticaloa Campus will be submitted to cabinet today (Jun 25).

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Hardware shop owner stabbed to death in Dehiwala


A hardware shop owner in Dehiwala was stabbed to death by an unidentified person yesterday (Jun 24), police said.

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Not in a hurry to take a decision on resuming office as minister : Hakeem


Former Minister Rauff Hakeem has said that while the President himself asked him to resume duties as a minister, he is not in a hurry to take a decision immediately.

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PM requests for reduction in aircraft landing charges to attract more tourist flights


Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has requested civil aviation and treasury authorities to reduce landing charges levied on aircrafts touching down in Sri Lanka.

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Hyrax Oil Lubricant Blending plant declared open in Muthurajawela


A lubricant blending plant set up by Malaysia-based Hyrax Oil company with a USD 30 million investment was declared open by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Muthurajawela today (Jun 24).

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Seventeen suspects further remanded over Rathgama killings


Seventeen suspects alleged to have been involved in the killing of two businessmen in Rathgama have been further remanded until July 8 by the Galle Magistrate's Court.

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Indictments filed against three ex-LTTEers over killing of 26 military personnel


Indictments were filed against three ex-LTTE intelligence cadres over the killing of 26 navy and army personnel during the war at the Vavuniya High Court today (Jun 24).

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Sri Lanka's High Commissioner-designate to Singapore assumes duties


Sri Lanka's High Commissioner-Designate to Singapore Sashikala Premawardhane assumed duties at the Sri Lankan High Commission in Singapore today (June 24).

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