Police caution public of scam on social media


The Police has cautioned the public of a scam carried out by organised criminals through social media.

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Motorcycles banned from Dehiwala flyover


Motorcycles will be banned from the Dehiwala flyover due from yesterday  (Oct 13) due to an increase in accidents, police said.

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25 youths nabbed with narcotics at Facebook party


A group of 25 youths have been arrested over the possession of heroin during a party organised through Facebook in Thembiliyana, Avissawella yesterday (Oct 12).

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Three killed, one injured as tree collapses on house


Three people have died while one was left injured after a tree had collapsed onto their residence in Welimada.

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One arrested with foreign weapon in Hanwella


An individual has been arrested with an unlicensed foreign manufactured weapon in Hanwella yesterday (Oct 11).

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SLPP records victory at Elpitiya PS election


The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna has won the Elpitiya Pradeshiya Sabha election with 23,372 votes, securing 17 seats in the local body.

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Senadhipathi's travel ban lifted


The travel ban imposed on Avant Garde Chairman Nishshanka Senadhipathi was lifted by the Colombo High Court today (Oct 11).

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Five forensic audit reports on bond scams ready by next month


Five out of six forensic audits into alleged Treasury bond scams and transaction of Rs.

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NPM to organise rallies through Skype to reach out to Lankan immigrants : Herath


The National People's Movement (NPM) will organise election rallies for its presidential candidate Anura Kumara Dissanayake using digital transmission technology to address Sri Lankans living overseas.

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70 percent voter turnout at end of Elpitiya PS polls


A vote turnout of around 70 percent was recorded at today's Elpitiya Pradeshiya Sabha election, Galle District Secretary Somarathna Vidhanapathirana said.

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US Ambassador visits with dairy farmers benefiting from ‘Marked-Oriented Dairy’ project


US Ambassador Alaina Teplitz recently visited with dairy farmers benefitting from a US-funded Rs 2.

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Two ex-Customs officials granted bail


Two former customs officials remanded over charges of releasing confiscated gold were granted bail by the Colombo Fort Magistrate's Court today (Oct 11).

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