Cabinet reshuffle tomorrow


The much awaited Cabinet reshuffle is to take place tomorrow (25), according to several Ministers.

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Underworld figure shot dead by STF


Alleged key underworld figure Dadallage Manju has been shot dead by the Police Special Task Force (STF).

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Diyathalawa explosion: Army appoints five member committee


Army Commander Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake has appointed a five-member committee to probe into the explosion inside a private bus at Kahagolla in Diyathalawa.

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SLAF Scouts hold dental clinic


The Scout Troop of the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) held a dental clinic at the Gangarama Temple premises yesterday (22) to mark the 167th birth anniversary of the founder of the Boy Scouts Movement, Lord Baden Powel and in celebration of the Air Force Day, which falls on March 2.

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Lankan domestic aide who left Saudi 22-years ago to receive end-of-service benefits from sponsor


 A Sri Lankan domestic aide who left Saudi Arabia 22 years ago is to receive his end-of-service benefits in Colombo from a Saudi sponsor, who died six years ago.

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President invited to attend Solar Summit in New Delhi in March


High Commissioner of India Taranjit Singh Sandhu and Ambassador of France, Jean-Marin Schuh jointly handed over today an invitation to President Maithripala Sirisena to to attend the International Solar Alliance (ISA) Founding Conference and Solar Summit is scheduled to be held in New Delhi on 11 March 2018.

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Delft Jetty declared open


The second stage of the Delft Jetty Project which was completed by the Sri Lanka Navy was declared open during a ceremony yesterday (Feb 22).

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Sri Lankans to protest against British duplicity


A huge demonstration against the British Government and political parties supporting pro-LTTE groups in UK is planned for Saturday afternoon opposite the Westminster parliament.

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EC hopes PC elections can be held in September


Elections Commission (EC) Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya yesterday stated that the EC hoped that the Provincial Council (PC) Election will be held by September, this year.

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Pacific Partnership exercise to return to Sri Lanka


The Asia-Pacific’s largest humanitarian assistance and disaster-relief preparedness mission is returning to Sri Lanka as the United States continues to cultivate partnerships in the region.

Thursday, February 22, 2018   - 70   - 0 MORE

Foreign Ministry responds to UK High Commissioner resignation


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that reports being circulated in the media attributed to the Secretary to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, stating that Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner to the UK, Mrs.

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