SL's first research satellite reaches NASA's International Space Station


Sri Lanka's first research statellite 'Raavana 1' which was released yesterday reached NASA's International Space Station at around 6:30 pm (local time) today (Apr 19).

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No division among opposition parties on presidential candidate : Opp. Leader


Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa has said that there will be no division among opposition parties including the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) with regard to the presidential candidate.

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One arrested over murder of a couple in Devahuwa


One suspect has been arrested over the murder of a couple in Devahuwa, Galewela on April 15.

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Suspect arrested with 1.3 kilos of heroin in Wattala


A suspect has been arrested with 1.

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Gampaha Sanasa Bank Chairman arrested for allegedly misusing funds over Rs 75 m


The Chairman of the Sanasa Bank in Gampaha was arrested today (Apr 19) for allegedly misusing funds worth over Rs 75 million belonging to depositors.

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Leopard-zone at Kumana National Park closed off to tourists


The area at the Kumana National Park demarcated for leopard sightings has been closed off for tourists.

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Piyal Rajapaksha released after CID questioning upon deportation from Dubai


Piyal Pushpakumara Rajapaksha who was detained after being deported from Dubai was released yesterday (Apr 18), police said.

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Three kilos of heroin discovered near the Southern Expressway


Around three kilograms of heroin was discovered in the vicinity of the Kurundugahahetekma interchange of the Southern Expressway last night.

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Rail services restored in Maradana ; Polgahawela track undergoing repairs


Rail services along the Maradana railway line have been restored after a train derailed yesterday (Apr 17).

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Leopard attacks construction worker at Kumana National Park


A road construction worker was killed by a leopard at the Kumana National Park yesterday (Apr 18) police said.

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Five Southern PC administrative officials granted transfers


Five service transfers of administrative officials of the Southern Provincial Council were approved by Southern Governor Keerthi Tennakoon yesterday (Apr 18).

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Dubai court to hear case on Makandure Madush's deportation on May 02


A Dubai court has decided to announce its decision on the deportation of 'Makandure Madush', on May 02.

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