President as Chief Guest at Pakistan Republic Day celebrations


President Maithripala Sirisena attended the Pakistan Republic Day celebrations which were held in Islamabad, today on a grand scale  as the Chief Guest.

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New Chairman of Central Environmental Authority appointed


Chandrarathna Pallegama, Director General of Civil Security Department has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Central Environmental Authority, Presidential Secretariat said.

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Sarkozy will appeal restrictions in Libya probe: lawyer


The lawyer of Nicolas Sarkozy said Friday he would appeal restrictions imposed on the ex-president after he was charged with financing his 2007 election campaign with money from late Libyan dictator Moamer Kadhafi.

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Police seize champagne and wine worth Rs.50 million


A stock of 15, 431 bottles of foreign champagne and wine worth over Rs.

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Police arrest three with 'Ice' worth Rs.30 million


Three suspects were taken into custody from Mundalama along with a stock of Methamphetamines valued at nearly Rs.

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AG ordered to examine Ranjan's statement


The Supreme Court (SC) has ordered the Attorney General to examine the recent statement made by Deputy Minister Ranjan Ramanayake where he allegedly insulted the judiciary.

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Teen among two arrested with recreational drug 'Ice'


Two suspects have been arrested from Talaimannar with 300 grams of Methamphetamine, a stimulant and recreational drug popularly known as 'Ice.

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President Sirisena, chief guest at Pakistan Republic Day


President Maithripala Sirisena will left for Islamabad a while ago to attend the Pakistan Republic Day celebrations tomorrow as chief guest on an invitation extended by Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain.

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Presidential directive issued to halt constructions and land filling in Muthrajawala


President Maithripala Sirisena instructed to cease all the activities of construction and fillings of land paving way for environmental pollution, which prevails around Muthrajawala Sactuary.

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President congratulates Nepali President on his re-election


President Maithripala Sirisena conveyed his best wishes to Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari, who was re elected as the President of Nepal, Presidential Secretariat said.

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No-Confidence Motion against PM to be debated on April 4


The No-Confidence Motion against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will be taken up for debate in Parliament on April 4.

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