BIA renovations affect Indian flights


Flights to India have been  affected with Sri Lankan Airlines announcing the cancellation of flights to India, the Deccan Herald reported.

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Singapore residents can now ride in a self-driving taxi


The race to offer self-driving vehicles is in full swing around the world.

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LTTE heavy weapons unearthed in Omanthai


A stock of heavy weapons suspected to have been hidden by the LTTE have been unearthed at Paalamottai in Omanthai.

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Details of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's visit to SL released


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs today released the details of the visit to Sri Lanka by   Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, accompanied by Mrs.

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Many SriLankan flight rescheduling, cancellations next year due to airport closure


SriLankan Airlines is cancelling six flights and rescheduling 10 others to alternate times of the day from January 6 to April 6, 2017 owning to the closure of the Katunayake airport between 8.

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Rishad at PRECIFAC


Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen arrived at the Presidential Commission of Inquiry to investigate and inquire into Serious Acts of Fraud, Corruption and Abuse of Power, State Resources and Privileges (PRECIFAC) this morning to record a statement on an alleged financial malpractice at Sathosa.

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UN Chief to visit Sri Lanka next week


United Nations (UN)  Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will be visiting Sri Lanka next week to witness the ongoing development, resettlement and reconciliation process in the country.

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Envoy rejects rumours over Lankan school closure in Qatar


Sri Lankan Ambassador to Qatar, Prof (Dr) W M Karunadasa, yesterday clarified that the Stafford Sri Lankan School Doha will not be closed, as suspicion has been created in the community following a letter issued by the embassy on conducting board meetings of the school.

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President denies allegations of 'political donations'; instructs AG to investigate


President Maithripala Sirisena denied a corruption allegation leveled by an Australian based website Sydney Herald that alleged of bribing incident of an employee of his office, when he served as the Minister of Agriculture and Agrarian Services, President Secretariat said.

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