Prime Minister Wickremesinghe meets with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj


External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met  Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today.

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Six supporters of Hirunika sentenced over abduction case


Six supporters of MP Hirunika Premachandra who pleaded guilty to charges of abducting an individual in Dematagoda were sentenced to two years Rigorous Imprisonment (RI), suspended for 12 years by the Colombo High Court today.

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JVP also submits No-Confidence Motion on Faiszer


MPs from the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) today handed over a Motion of No-Confidence against Minister of Provincial Councils and Local Government Faiszer Musthapha.

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Car plunges into canal: Body of missing teen found


The body of a 17-year-old youth who had been missing after a car plunged into the Viyana Canal in Mahinganaya has been found.

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Chinese rice donation arrives for distribution among disaster affected families


The Chinese government has donated 2,750 metric tons of rice to be distributed among the disaster affected families in the country.

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18-hour water-cut on Saturday


Water supply to several areas in Colombo will be disrupted for eighteen-hours tomorrow from 8 a.

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New Batticaloa DS assumes duties


The new Batticaloa District Secretary, M.

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JO hands in No Confidence Motion on Faiszer Musthapha


MPs from the Joint Opposition have handed over a No Confidence Motion against Minister of Provincial Councils and Local Government Faiszer Musthapha.

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High powered Chinese team at Chinese products fair in Colombo


A high powered delegation from China participated at the launch of the China Products Exhibition held at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre on Wednesday.

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Harsha apologises for ‘illegal’ Colombo constructions


A Sri Lankan minister, during an international conference this week in Colombo, was sincerely apologetic and sad to note that one of the main causes for floods is corruption among some local politicians.

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Central Bank cancels troubled CIFL licence 


The licence issued to troubled Central Investment and Finance (CIFL) has been cancelled on an order by the Central Bank’s Monetary Board, the Colombo Stock Exchange was notified on Thursday.

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