Navy nabs 3kg of explosives used for illegal fishing activities


Naval personnel attached to SLNS Lankapatuna recovered 2.

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World Press Freedom Day observe today


May 3, marks World Press Freedom Day and this year's theme is “Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms - This Is Your Right!” The day celebrates the principles of press freedom and assesses the state of media freedom across the globe.

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Eastern schools to close early due to heat


All the schools in the Eastern Province function from 7.

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Boat carrying Lankan asylum seekers approaches Australia's Cocos Islands


A boat carrying Sri Lankan asylum seekers has arrived within the Cocos Islands, according to locals, who say the vessel approached on Monday morning in bad weather.

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Andra Pradesh Govt issued notice over 'illegal detention' during MR's visit


The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in India has served notice to the Government of Andhra Pradesh through its Chief Secretary, directing it to pay a compensation of Rs.

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Police Media Unit remains suspended


No alternative arrangements have so far been made for Sri Lanka Police to disseminate information to the media, after the suspension of the Police Media Unit by the Inspector General of Police (IGP).

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Immigration and Emigration Controller noticed to appear in Court over kidney racket


The Immigration and Emigration Controller and Headquarter Inspector of Mirihana Police were yesterday noticed to appear in Court on May 16 by the Colombo Chief Magistrate.

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Kelaniya University to remain closed till May 11


The administration of the Kelaniya University said the university will remain closed and will not open on May 3rd as scheduled.

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