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Youth to the fore – their name is Tomorrow

More foreign companies get tax holidays

War memorial events banned in North

PM backs Vietnam in dispute with China; EAM clarifies position

Packer is coming; but has paid only 20 per cent for the land

Officials helpless as landslide danger grows

Fierce hunt for brazen cop killers

Helpless patients left bleeding, told to go home as nurses strike

Engine drivers’ go-slow signals frustration for rail commuters

Come hell or high water, they find new ways to go

Cry halt to jumbo captures, say concerned activists

World Bank funds cancelled: Small hoteliers eat the dust

Research on leptospirosis was carried out as early as 1971: MRI

ADB provides soft loan to improve rural road network within five years

Lankans advised to take drops when going to polio affected states

VAT fraud case: Convict’s property confiscation if fine not paid within one month

Navy finds large ammunition cache on Mullaitivu beach

Alagaratnam to run for BASL presidency

Conference looks at how Buddhism could enrich our legal system

Traditional lantern-makers find Vesak Zones grab their support

Who cares for Sri Lanka’s main foreign exchange earners?

Kidney issue: Indian ‘donor’ died of heart attack

Prison officials picking out gentler name for ‘hangman’

Three wheelers freewheeling with no tough laws in sight

Is the National List serving its purpose?

Prospective seafarers lose lakhs on bogus jobs while agents delay reimbursements

Green Movement opposes settlement in Wilpattu of displaced people


Lions roar in Royal den

Padding up for the big things ahead

Ashan cleared to ride at Katukurunda

Japan score unbeaten century against Sri Lanka

Trinity down St. Thomas’ Matale

Lahiru fights back to take lead

Busy schedule for Lankans leading upto the World Cup

Hurricane hundred by Alfer

YOU FM to link UK and Lanka at cricket

Each team to have two Under-19 and Under-20 players

Sunday Sports Guide

Five new records, two equaled on day one

Reigning national champs beaten by last year’s runners-up

World’s youth want their voices heard at all levels

Traveller Global ‘B’ ends AST ‘A’ reign

Challenging a nation’s ability

Kingswood drub S. Thomas’

Isipathana in great escape

The competition amongst contesting teams was like a“doosra”

Easy for St. Peter’s

Disciplinary action to be taken against Dharmaraja

Thilina and Manil write back

Shimiranga and Farzil in fine performances

Asanga speaks on the missing Fijian

Inthi Marikar – one of the fastest wingers Sri Lanka ever produced

Aurangzeb Khan’s impressions of umpiring shared with Lankans

Billiards champ Lafir, a forgotten figure

Sujan Perera leads Sri Lanka under 23 football team to Palestine

Keeping schools rugby alive

Mercantile Rugby Sevens on May 30, 31 and June 1

Jayantha Karunaratne at the helm of MSBA

Highflying Balooshi helps lift Lankan motocross

SLRFU casual with Reborn

Milo Trophy Netball from May 16

MAS Unichela beat HNB to clinch MCA Super T20 title

Football with a Korean flavour

FIFA 11 Health Refresher course

Business Times

GK depositors say Kotelawala must pull them out of the brink

EPF resorts to public disclosure

Japanese firm eyes 51% stake in Expolanka

Packer’s casino plans hit by election jitters

Mobitel- Hutch deal to clear a price hurdle

Rapid increase in FDI flows in recent years

Ethics of Govt. servants

Messy Lankan labour laws inhibit growth

Oral treatment for kidney cancer now in SL

CA Sri Lanka to host high-level accounting conference

Credibility of Sri Lankan data questioned due to lack of transparency

SriLankan Airlines starts charter flights to Chongqing, China

Forget politics: EU is Sri Lanka’s crucial development partner

New Zealand pursues options for supporting Sri Lanka’s dairy sector

SL leaders should build orgs. that their children and grandchildren would be proud of, says HR guru Dave Ulrich

Etihad Airways A380 and B787 showcase unparalleled luxury, comfort and service

“Don’t use our money to pay GK depositors,” Ceylinco Insurance employees say

Maaz Enterprises role as sole agency/sole distributor of Wren Bird brand locks extended for another 5 years

Stress, anxiety higher as technology advances in SL

Sri Lanka considers global online retailer Rakuten for e-commerce entry

John Keells –Colombo University’s Human Genetics Unit setting up SL’s first Synthetic Biology Research Programme

SL first to adopt British Council’s ‘Aptis for Teachers’

Galle Face Hotel South Wing remains open during the revitalising transformation

Dhanapala steps down from Dialog board

Touchwood investors meet again

Minimum wage necessary for Sri Lankan workers, says union grouping

Northern Expressway BOT agreement to be signed in July

Intel announces APAC partners for Education 2-in-1 devices

Adfactors PR expands Asia operations to Sri Lanka

Tea production drops by 10 per cent in 1Q

Janashakthi sponsors “The Music Project”, to build communities between North and South

Thai media delegation visits Mlesna in SL


Conflicts of interest still affect stock market confidence, governance advocate says

DPL profits hit by Rathupaswala shake-up

Colombo stock market ends strong with Expolanka developments

SL more interesting than India for German investors

Sri Lanka Insurance posts pre-tax profit of Rs.6.35 bln

Nations Trust Bank on PAT at Rs.550 M in 1Q

TKS Securities appoints veteran Ralph Wijesinghe to top post

Sunday Times 2

Indo-Lanka fishing puzzle: Putting the pieces together

Simpsons stirred Syrian civil war, claims Egyptian TV

This is not a toy track but the future of train travel

China considers building a rail link to America

Father and son duo to speak on “Mexican Architecture Today”

Graphic posters raise women’s issues

Remembering FR. Joe de Mel

A chance to view the best films from the SAARC region

‘Himagatha Waruna- Sri Pada Puranaya’ on SLBC

Steering the Mahasangha on the correct path

Ancient Buddha statue raises two fingers just like modern day anti-war sign

Constant arguing ‘increases premature death risk’

Thailand’s ‘Red Shirts’ rally to defend wounded government

Who, What, Why: When did we start saying ‘blah, blah, blah’?

Third gender and the long Journey toward recognition

‘Lust is key to all of the Bible’s famous marriages’

Turn your phone into a panic button

UN Security Council condemns kidnap of Nigerian girls

Mini-sub to begin quest for MH370 in Indian Ocean

Tensions high on eve of east Ukraine independence vote

Unrest in S.Africa township after polls

Vietnam sea spat part of China’s larger strategy: Experts

Open defecation: India tops the list

Don’t dare pee in a pool again!

The tall and short of a Brazilian love story

Dirty money: There are more germs on a coin than a toilet seat

Safeguarding cyberspace

Polypill the ‘super pill’ can save millions of lives

‘Indian election’ massacres of Muslims darken immigration debate

India election campaign ends with clashing visions

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