Russian Naval ship 'Igor Belousov' at Colombo port


Russian Search and Rescue Vessel, Igor Belousov arrived at the Port of Colombo today on a goodwill visit, the Navy said.

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Hambantota saltern expanded by 20 acres


The main saltern in Hambantota has been expanded by a further 20 acres.

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Kothala Himbutu worth over Rs.20 million seized


A large stock of 'Kothala Himbutu' valued at over 20 million rupees has been seized by police in Vavuniya.

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JO march a challenge to SLFP, Bandara claims


The planned March from Kandy to Colombo organized by the Joint Opposition was one aimed at dividing the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) and was not a challenge to the Government, United National Party (UNP) MP Nalin Bandara said today.

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President declared opens Mangrove museum


President Maithripala Sirisena declared open the Mangrove Museum established in Pabbala, Chilaw and launched the Sri Lanka Mangrove Conservation Program yesterday marking the World Mangrove Day.

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New scheme of foreign trips for elected politicians, public officials


Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena has won cabinet approval for a new scheme pertaining to foreign trips by public representatives (elected politicians) and public officials, due to various issues earlier.

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Canada committed to help Sri Lanka on reconciliation efforts


With the official visit of Canadian Foreign minister this week to Sri Lanka after thirteen years, the Canadian government is to convey in person its commitment to helping Sri Lanka further strengthen its democracy and attain lasting peace for all of its citizens.

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Govt. to rebuild nearly 1700 houses destroyed by adverse weather


The Government will build 1682 new houses at a cost of Rs.

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Principals' protest outside Education Ministry


Lanka Teachers Union staged a protest opposite the Education Ministry protestin  against the issues surrounding that of Principal services which have gone unresolved.

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