Protest against Vigneswaran held in Vavuniya


A protest against certain statements made by Northern Province Chief Minister C.

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Wave energy firm signs MoU for commercial wave and microgrid projects


Carnegie Wave Energy has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with a Sri Lankan company for commercial wave and microgrid projects in the country, the West Australian reported.

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Cabinet approves increased VAT on cigarettes


Cabinet has approved  15 % Value Added Tax (VAT) and  Rs.

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Avant Garde Case: Gota and others appear in court


Former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, Nissanaka Senadhipathi and six others appeared in the Colombo Chief Magistrate's Court this morning in response to notices issued by the Chief Magistrate.

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Chanuka Ratwatte further remanded


Son of former Minister Anuruddha Ratwatte, Chanuka Ratwatte, was further remanded today till September 30 over alleged financial fraud.

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UPFA MP Jayantha Samaraweera remanded till Oct 5


Update : UPFA MP Jayantha Samaraweera, who was arrested by the Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID), has been remanded till October 05 by the Colombo Fort Magistrate’s Court.

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Ravi Karunanayake noticed to appear in court


The Court of Appeal has issued notices to Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake and 13 others to appear in court on October 12 with regard to a petition filed by six Buddhist monks.

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Yoshitha granted permission to travel overseas


The High Court today granted permission to Yoshitha Rajapaksa to travel overseas for one month to receive medical treatment.

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FCID arrests UPFA MP Samaraweera


United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) MP Jatabtga Samaraweera has been arrested by the Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID).

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