LTTE heavy weapons unearthed in Omanthai

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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SCRM gets cabinet nod for its reconciliation efforts

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The cabinet of Ministers this week approved the structure of the Coordinating Reconciliation Mechanisms (SCRM) and the required funding for its operations, a statement from the organization said.

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Govt wants Indian subcontinent firm involved in $400 million port contract

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(Reuters) -- Sri Lanka is seeking a consortium that must include a company from the Indian subcontinent to bid for a $400 million contract to build a port terminal, the ports minister said on Thursday.

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