Cabinet nod to amend dress code circular


Cabinet approval has been granted to amend the Public Administration Ministry's dress code circular for public sector employees.

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Education Ministry to probe content being published in school text books


The Education Ministry has appointed a commitee to investigate content in school textbooks which could could affect peaceful existence among communities.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019   - 43   - 0 MORE

More than Rs 230 m spent as compensation for victims of Easter Sunday attacks


The government has spent more than Rs 230 million so far to provide compensation for Easter Sunday attack victims, the Prime Minister's office said today (Jun 25).

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Court calls for probe against IGP for verbally abusing police officers at CID


A court today (Jun 25) instructed the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) to conduct a probe against Police Chief Pujith Jayasundara for verbally abusing a police official.

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Janaposha Foundation suspends its free meals project


The Janaposha Foundation has suspended its free meals project operational across certain state hospitals with effect from today (Jun 25), the Foundation said in a press release.

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Govt. will bear expenses of overseas treatment for terror attack victims : PM


Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today (Jun 25) said the government would bear the full expenses of overseas treatment required by Easter Sunday attack victims.

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Australia proud of being able to assist CID in terror attack probe : PM Morrison


Australian Prime Minster Scott Morrison has said that Australia stands proud to have assisted the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) in its investigations following the Easter Sunday attacks.

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Jewellery shop owner shot dead in Kelaniya


A jewellery shop owner has been shot dead in Kelaniya by two unidentified gunmen, police said.

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35 migrant workers return from Kuwait


A group of 35 workers who were not paid after being promised employment as drivers in Kuwait returned to the country today (Jun 25).

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Court issues arrest warrant on SLMC member for failing to appear in court


A warrant was issued on Sri Lanka Medical Council (SLMC) member Dr N S A Senaratne for failing to appear before the Appeal Court today (Jun 25).

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Cabinet approval granted for 100,000 tab distribution project : Min. Kariyawasam


Cabinet approval has been granted to distribute 100,000 tabs to national schools, Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam said today (Jun 25).

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Funds of NHDA district office deposited into senior official's account; witness tells PCoI


Funds of the National Housing Development Authority (NHDA)'s Kalutara branch had been deposited into the personal bank account of a senior NHDA official, it was revealed before a Presidential Commission today (Jun 25).

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