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ISIS threaten to attack world's largest Buddhist temple (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The police in Central Java have tightened security measures at the Borobudur Temple in Magelang in response to an apparent threat made by Islamic State of Iraq and the Syria (ISIS) supporters to attack the world-renowned cultural heritage site.
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Peradeniya students on a class boycott (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The undergraduates at the University of Peradeniya this morning launched a boycott of classes in protest against suppression of student activism. MORE...
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The largest LTTE training camp was located at Kolathur, India (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The village of Kolathur, 11 km from the Mettur dam in Salem district, was one of the places in Tamil Nadu where the cadre of the LTTE were imparted armed training in the early 1980s to fight the Sri Lankan forces, the Hindu reports.
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Norochcholai power plant will be rectified today itself- CEB (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The cola power plant at Norochcholai which has faced another break down last evening will be rectified and will start its operations today itself, the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) says. MORE...
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Sun directly over Sri Lanka today (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The Sun is going to be directly over Sri Lanka from today to 7 September, the Meteorology Department says. MORE...
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Miscarriage of Finance Ministry top officers- causes rice price hike? (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
It was reported that the inaction of some top officials of the Finance Ministry has likely caused for the recent rice price hike. MORE...
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Polling cards out tomorrow (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
Polling cards for the Uva Provincial Council election will be distributed to people from 29 August (tomorrow) onwards, the Department of Post said. MORE...
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Lanka not interested in 13th amendement implementation - TNA (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
Tamil National Alliance leader and Sri Lankan MP R Sampanthan today alleged that the island nation government was not interested in implementing the 13th Amendment and was only impeding the functioning of the Northern Provincial Council. MORE...
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Two Indians arrested for possessing sensitive pictures (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Two Indian nationals have been arrested by the Terrorist Investigation Division (TID) for allegedly possessing photographs of Sri Lanka's Parliament and Prime Minister's residence, police Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana said. MORE...
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Packer plan for Sri Lanka Crown casino faces fresh delay on legal hitch - minister (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Australian gambling tycoon James Packer's Crown Ltd is facing months of new delays in building a planned $400 million Sri Lanka hotel and casino resort due to unspecified legal issues, a government minister said on Wednesday, Reuters news agency reports.
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Two more suspicious containers detected (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Two more suspicious cargo containers believed to contain drugs have been detained by the Customs Revenue Task Force (RTF) at Orugodawatta container yard upon its arrival from Karachi in Pakistan. MORE...
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'Solution must come from within Sri Lanka' - Douglas (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
While Prime Minister Narendra Modi's emphasis on devolution of political rights to Tamils is welcome, a solution has to come ultimately from within Sri Lanka, Tamil politician and Cabinet Minister Douglas Devananda said, the Hindu reports. MORE...
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Person fatally stabbed in Ratnapura (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
An individual was stabbed in front of a state bank in Ratnapura over a business dispute, this morning, police said. MORE...
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Uva PC polls- violence spike in Moneragala, 88 complaints so far (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Some 88 election violation complaints have received so far with regard to the Uva Provincial Council polls, Campaign for Free and Fair Elections (CaFFE) says. MORE...
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Rough seas in Trinco and H'tota - Met. Department (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Sea areas off the coast extending from Mannar to Trincomalee through Kankesanthurai and from Hambantota to Pottuvil is expected to be rough at times as winds can strengthen up to 50-60kmph, the Met Dept. said. MORE...
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SL maid steals from future employer's house (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
A Sri Lankan maid claimed that she stole gold jewellery of her employer as the latter had failed to pay for her work, the Dubai Criminal Court heard. MORE...
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Heavy traffic along Darley road (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Heavy traffic reported along Darley road due to a protest in front of the Mahaweli Authority. Police have requested motorists to use alternative routes.
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UPDATE- Wariyapola girl arrested (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
A girl from Wariyapola, who got the attention of media after a video footage released on social media sites showing she was slapping a young person, was arrested, this morning. MORE...
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Court summons Colombo South DIG (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
The Colombo High Court today issued notices to the DIG of Colombo South to appear in the court on 29 September. MORE...
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TNA seeks India's help in return of refugees (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has sought India's help in the return of Sri Lankan refugees from India, the Hindu reports. MORE...
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Other English News

TNA ready to resume talks with Govt. (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) said today it was ready to resume talks with the Government in search of a lasting solution to the ethnic crisis based on power devolution within a united Sri Lanka.
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Sun over the island (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The sun would directly over Sri Lanka from today, till September 7, the Department of Meteorology said.
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218 semi-luxury buses caught for overloading (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The National Transport Commission (NTC) said today it had taken action against 218 inter-provincial semi-luxury buses that were found to have carried passengers over and above the number of seats in the buses in violation of the route permit conditions.
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Packer plan for SL Crown casino causes delay (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
Australian gambling tycoon James Packer's Crown Ltd is facing months of new delays in building a planned $400 million Sri Lanka hotel and casino resort due to unspecified legal issues, a government minister said on Wednesday.
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Dayasiri hospitalised (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
North Western Province Chief Minister Dayasiri Jayasekara who was admitted to the Badulla Hospital last night due to a sudden illness has left the hospital on his own accord this morning, hospital sources said.
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LTTE’s largest training camp at Kolathur (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The village of Kolathur, 11 km from the Mettur dam in Salem district, was one of the places in Tamil Nadu where the cadre of the LTTE were imparted armed training in the early 1980s to fight the Sri Lankan forces.
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Colombo bound woman duped in flight (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
A woman passenger of a Colombo-Thiruvananthapuram flight was duped of a 14-sovereign gold chain by a co-passenger.
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Norochcholai power plant breaks down (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
The second stage of the Norochcholai coal power plant, which contributes 300 megawatts  to the national grid, was inoperative this evening due to a technical fault, a spokesman for the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) said.
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Land seizure in Vavuniya, says BBS (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) today said that politicians were attempting to alter the diversity of population in Sri Lanka by backing the resettlement of one ethnic group in a specific area ignoring others.
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Wariyapola girl released on bail (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Twenty one-year-old Thilini Amalka, who was arrested this morning for allegedly slapping a youth at the Wariyapola Bus Terminal recently, was released on a surety bail of Rs. 50, 000 by the Wariyapola additional magistrate this evening.
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A reply to “The Asian Human Rights Commission - Impunity to do wrong..!” -By Basil Fernando (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
(Lanka-e-News -25.Aug.2014 7.30PM) The article published yesterday(24) under the title “The Asian Human Rights Commission - Impunity to do wrong..!” is completely misleading and does not refer to any actual event. The basic issue was that the contract of...
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Two suspicious containers detained (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Two containers imported from Pakistan declared as big onions had been detained by the Sri Lanka Customs at the Orugodawatte Container Yard on suspicion this evening, Custom’s Spokesman Leslie Gamini said.
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Two Indians arrested at Modara (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Two Indians were arrested at Modara yesterday for allegedly possessing photographs of high security zones including the Parliament and the Prime Minister’s Residence, the Police said today
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Two Indians nabbed with sensitive pics (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Two Indians were arrested at Modara yesterday for allegedly possessing photographs of high security zones including the Parliament and the Prime Minister’s Residence, the Police said today
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Aluthgama: renovated houses handed back (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Seventy one houses and 22 shops which were destroyed in Aluthgama and Beruwela recently had been handed over to the owners after renovation, Military Spokesman Ruwan Wanigasuriya said today.
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Video: Aluthgama: renovated houses handed back (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Seventy one houses and 22 shops which were destroyed in Aluthgama and Beruwela recently had been handed over to the owners after renovation, Military Spokesman Ruwan Wanigasuriya said today.
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Heavy traffic on Darley Road (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Heavy traffic has been reported along Darley Road, Maradana because of a protest outside the Mahaweli Authority; motorists are advised to use alternative routes
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Wariyapola girl surrenders to police (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Twenty one-year-old Thilini Amalka, who is alleged to have slapped a youth at the Wariyapola Bus Terminal recently, has surrendered to the Wariyapola Police.
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Wariyapola girl arrested (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Twenty one-year-old Thilini Amalka, who is alleged to have slapped a youth at the Wariyapola Bus Terminal recently, has been arrested by the  Wariyapola Police this morning.
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India has to go to war to retrieve Kachatheevu: AG (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Indian Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that retrieving Kachatheevu Island was an impossible task and India would have to declare war with Sri Lanka to retrieve it.
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TNA seeks India’s help in return of refugees (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has sought India’s help in the return of Sri Lankan refugees from India.
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EC writes to IGP (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
In the wake of a surge in election law violations in the Moneragala District, Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya yesterday instructed Inspector General of Police, N.K. Ilangakoon to beef up security in the district in the run-up to the elections to the Uva Provincial Council.
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With MaRa’s sudden illness Gota’s second bell tolls to raise the curtain on Gota’s next drama (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
(Lanka-e-News- 26.Aug.2014, 11.30PM) Sri Lanka ‘s criminal defense secretary Nandasena Gotabaya Rajapakse alias ‘kudu Gota’ has designated the infamous senior DIG Anura Senanayke with certain tasks...
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...and now Namal and Nimal to plunder Kotalawala’s remaining business companies too (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
(Lanka-e-News- 26.Aug.2014, 11.30PM) Namal Rajapakse the synthetic lawyer of Sri Lanka (SL), son of MaRa and Nimal Perera , a notorious racketeer who indulged in a number of fraudulent transactions when involved in the Colombo stock...
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Elections Commissioner’s sordid and unscrupulous conduct opposed from within his own department – rebellion within (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
(Lanka-e-News- 26.Aug.2014, 11.30PM) It is a universally acknowledged fact that an Elections Commissioner ought to be absolutely impartial given the fact that he holds a most responsible position , and any corrupt activity of his can bring ruination on a country which is depending on him fully just like they depend on elections to elect their right candidate....
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Wariyapola girl complains to Police Hq (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
Police spokesman Ajith Rohana said yesterday a complaint had been lodged at the Police Headquarters by 21-year-old Thilini Amalka, who is alleged to have slapped a youth at Wariyapola Bus Terminal recently when he had abused her verbally and in sign language.
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Video: Wariyapola girl complains to Police Hq (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
Police spokesman Ajith Rohana said yesterday a complaint had been lodged at the Police Headquarters by 21-year-old Thilini Amalka, who is alleged to have slapped a youth at Wariyapola Bus Terminal recently when he had abused her verbally and in sign language.
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ACHC condemns ACHF allegations (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
The All Ceylon Hindu Congress has sent the following letter with reference to news item that appeared in the newspapers and websites: We have been receiving enquiries in respect of news reports and website news of what have been said by “All Ceylon Hindu Federation”.
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‘Resolve TN fishermen issue politically’ (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
The issue relating to frequent arrests of Tamil Nadu fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy should be resolved politically and diplomatically, the Supreme Court observed on Tuesday.
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Maid steals from future employer's house (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
A Sri Lankan maid claimed that she stole gold jewellery of her employer as the latter had failed to pay for her work, the Dubai Criminal Court heard.
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Video: Colonial passport sold at Rs. 30mn (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
Seven people, who are alleged to have stolen a colonial era passport issued to a Sub Inspector attached to the then Ceylon Police Force, were arrested by the Kollupitiya police while they were attempting to sell it for Rs.30 million.
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BBS ties up with Hindu Congress for reconciliation (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) today charged that the Government and the National Languages and Social Integration Ministry had failed in the reconciliation process in Sri Lanka and as such would work with the All Ceylon Hindu Congress (ACHC) to complete this task.
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BBS ties up with Hindu Federation for reconciliation (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) today charged that the Government and the National Languages and Social Integration Ministry had failed in the reconciliation process in Sri Lanka and as such would work with the All Ceylon Hindu Federation (ACHF) to complete this task.
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Video: BBS ties up with Hindu Federation for reconciliation (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) today charged that the Government and the National Languages and Social Integration Ministry had failed in the reconciliation process in Sri Lanka and as such would work with the All Ceylon Hindu Federation (ACHF) to complete this task.
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100 mn worth liquor, fags found from Borella (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
A stock of foreign liquor bottles and cigarettes cartons was recovered from a house in Borella today, the Police said. They said that the stock could be worth about Rs. 100 million.
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Video: 100 mn worth liquor, fags found from Borella (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
A stock of foreign liquor bottles and cigarettes cartons was recovered from a house in Borella today, the Police said. They said that the stock could be worth about Rs. 100 million.
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Cigarettes, liquor worth Rs.105mn seized (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
Police seized foreign liquor and cigarettes worth around Rs.105 million hidden in a luxury house on Fairfield Road, Borella today.
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Ebola:6 Indians isolated at Delhi airport (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
Six Indian nationals who arrived at Delhi airport this morning from Liberia, have been isolated and taken for further tests
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Mangala dashes ‘ice bucket’ craze (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
The Ice Bucket challenge started by an American to raise funds for his friend suffering from a deadly Motor Neurone Disease has been converted into a publicity stunt by some local politicians who blindly follow whatever that comes from the West, United National Party (UNP) MP Mangala Samaraweera said today.
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Two arrested for helping Kudu Chamara (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
An assistant immigration officer and a prison official were arrested today for allegedly helping Kudu Chamara alias Nilan who attempted to flee the country yesterday, police said.
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Video: Two arrested for helping Kudu Chamara (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
An assistant immigration officer and a prison official were arrested today for allegedly helping Kudu Chamara alias Nilan who attempted to flee the country yesterday, police said.
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Gun shots fired at JVP office in Moneragala (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
Members of the ruling United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) had opened fire and had run amok at an election office of the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna in Maneragala, JVP General Secretary Tilvin Silva said at a hurriedly organised media briefing in Colombo a while ago.
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Video:Gun shots fired at JVP office in Moneragala (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
Members of the ruling United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) had opened fire and had run amok at an election office of the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna in Maneragala, JVP General Secretary Tilvin Silva said at a hurriedly organised media briefing in Colombo a while ago.
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Surgeons save man’s life (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
A tiny ‘Imbul’ tree branch which had pierced the left breast of a motorcyclist was surgically removed by a team of surgeons at the Hambantota General Hospital.
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Lankan arrested for a Swiss murder (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
A Sri Lankan man who arrived in New Zealand using fake documents has been arrested for a murder in Switzerland more than 13 years ago
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Human trafficking racket busted, Lankans held (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
Police on Monday busted a human trafficking racket involving six Sri Lankan Tamils by taking into custody four racketeers including a fisherman from the island nation when the job-seekers moved towards the coast at Surareddypalem, near here, on Monday, according to Superintendent of Police Ch.Srikanth.
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Wariyapola boy hospitalised (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
Chandra Kumara alias Selva who was slapped by a girl at the Wariyapola bus stand was admitted to the Wariyapola hospital yesterday after complaining of a hearing problem in one of his ears, hospital sources said.
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Video: Wariyapola boy hospitalised (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
Chandra Kumara alias Selva who was slapped by a girl at the Wariyapola bus stand was admitted to the Wariyapola hospital yesterday after complaining of a hearing problem in one of his ears, hospital sources said.
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Blood in urine of Medamulana Percy Mahendra Rajapaksha: Warded at Houston hospital – condition carefully monitored (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
(Lanka-e-News-25,Aug.2014, 11.55PM) Medamulana Percy Mahendra Rajapakse is suffering from blood in urine, according to Lanka e news information service report from Houston . The internal bleeding that began on Friday (22) had aggravated , owing to which condition , on medical advice , Rajapakse was taken to M.D. Anderson cancer center hospital...
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SL youth on Taiwanese vessel goes missing (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
Parents of a Sri Lankan youth, who had gone missing while working aboard a Taiwanese ship, have sought the assistance of the CID, the Foreign Employment Bureau and the Ministry of External Affairs, to locate their son.
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Women’s rights activist says Wariyapola girl was “raped by society” (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The woman connected to a video that went viral on social media recently where a youth from Wariyapola was allegedly assaulted, was arrested by the police on Wednesday. A Women’s Rights Group says that Thilini Amalka, the woman connected to the video, was “countlessly raped by the Sri Lankan society without inquiring the truth.” In a interview […] The post Women’s rights activist says Wariyapola girl was “raped by society” appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Five-pound Pomeranian is world’s fastest on two feet (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
Jiff was already cute, lovable and talented. Now he’s proven he’s speedy too. The four-year-old, five-pound Pomeranian blazed into the 60th edition of the Guinness World Records book that comes out September 10. He can run 10 metres (9.1 yards) on his hind legs in 6.56 seconds and 5 meters (4.55 yards) on his front […] The post Five-pound Pomeranian is world’s fastest on two feet appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Sirasa Shakthi Sahana Yathra to help the drought-affected; well-wishers stream in (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The Capital Maharaja Organisation has recommenced the Sirasa Shakthi Sahana Yathra programme, to provide relief for people of fourteen districts who have been affected by the persisting drought. News1st witnessed several individuals arriving at the MTV/MBC Head Office to make donations in whatever way possible. Through the Sahana Yathra programme the organisation hopes to commence […] The post Sirasa Shakthi Sahana Yathra to help the drought-affected; well-wishers stream in appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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TV crew member shot dead by police while filming gun-fight for US reality show ‘Cops’ (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
A crew member of the hit US reality TV show ‘Cops’ has died after being shot during filming. Bryce Dion, 38, was holding a microphone during the filming of a gun-fight with an armed robber in Omaha, Nebraska on Tuesday night. The robber, Cortez Washington, also died in the incident, in which officers fired an […] The post TV crew member shot dead by police while filming gun-fight for US reality show ‘Cops’ appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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SL displayed in taxis across Europe in mega tourism promotion campaign (Photos) (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The official news portal of the government reports that the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau has launched an International Tourism Promotional campaign in order to increase awareness of destination Sri Lanka in countries around the world. Scroll to the bottom for photos The campaign launched under the guidance of Ministry of Economic Development, has 1200 […] The post SL displayed in taxis across Europe in mega tourism promotion campaign (Photos) appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Death of young woman causes tense situation in Jaffna (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
An accident that occurred along the Nawagiri Road in Achchuveli, Jaffna involving a tipper truck, has claimed the life of a 24- year-old woman. Following the accident, a tense situation had erupted when a group attacked the tipper truck and set fire to it. The Sri Lanka Army had later managed to rescue the driver […] The post Death of young woman causes tense situation in Jaffna appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Sun positioned directly over Sri Lanka – Met Department (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
The Meteoroligical Department says that the sun will be positioned directly over Sri Lanka from Thursday August 28 till September 7. The Met. Department says that due to the apparent southward relative motion of the Sun, it is going to be directly over the latitudes of Sri Lanka. Meanwhile, the Met Department also predicts that […] The post Sun positioned directly over Sri Lanka – Met Department appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Seven-year-old girl buried alive by relatives in India rescued (Photos) (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
A seven-year-old Indian girl who was allegedly buried alive by relatives in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh has been rescued by a villager. Police say relatives first tried to strangle her and then left her to die in a shallow grave. It is unclear why. The man who found her in Sitapur district alerted […] The post Seven-year-old girl buried alive by relatives in India rescued (Photos) appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Shocking: Nine-year-old girl shoots teacher dead ( Watch Report) (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
These following footage show the seconds before a nine-year-old girl accidentally shot her gun instructor dead on Monday. Recorded at the Bullets and Burgers shooting range in White Hills, Arizona, the edited 22-second clip plays up to the point where the girl loses control of an Uzi, striking 39-year-old Charles Vacca. The shocking recording taken by […] The post Shocking: Nine-year-old girl shoots teacher dead ( Watch Report) appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Rebuilding continues in Aluthgama – renovated houses and shops handed over (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
According to the official website of the Ministry of Defence and Urban Development, Director of the Media Centre of the Ministry, Brigadier Ruwan Wanigasooriya had said that 71 houses and 22 shops have been completely renovated and handed over to their owners which were severely damaged during the communal riots in Aluthgama and Beruwala last […] The post Rebuilding continues in Aluthgama – renovated houses and shops handed over appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Sri Lanka defend 310 to square series - ESPNcricinfo.com (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
ESPNcricinfo.com Sri Lanka defend 310 to square series ESPNcricinfo.com The varying rhythms of the one-day game were on full display in the second ODI in Hambantota, where the spinners thrived and the quicks toiled in a high-scoring encounter. There were bursts of boundaries alternating with periods of lull, with Sri Lanka ... and more »
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Sri Lanka seek to stall Hambantota slide - ESPNcricinfo.com (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
ESPNcricinfo.com Sri Lanka seek to stall Hambantota slide ESPNcricinfo.com The locals in Sri Lanka's southeast had been hoping for heavy rains to rejuvenate their crops and refill their wells. The rain though, has been in Colombo. Hambantota gets extra cricket instead. Given Sri Lanka have now lost three on the trot at the ... Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 2nd ODI, Highlights, Scorecard and Report from ...Bleacher Report Sri Lanka vs Pakistan 2014: 2nd ODI HighlightsCricket Country Mathews, Perera star as Sri Lanka square seriesReuters India IBNLive -The Daily Telegraph -Stuff.co.nz all 352 news articles »
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Bar/fly: Sri Lanka - New Zealand Herald (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
Bar/fly: Sri Lanka New Zealand Herald The occasion was a wet Saturday afternoon in a town called Nurawa Eliya in the central highlands of Sri Lanka. It lies in the highest reaches of the island jewel, above tea country, and was founded by the British as a resort for golfing, hunting and ...
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Sri Lanka's Intransigence - New York Times (Sat, 23 Aug 2014)
The Hindu Sri Lanka's Intransigence New York Times Sri Lanka's president, Mahinda Rajapaksa, said Tuesday that his government would not cooperate with the United Nations investigation begun last month into suspected human rights abuses, including possible war crimes, committed during Sri Lanka's civil ... Sri Lanka must ensure justice for Tamils: ModiThe Hindu India must respect Lanka sovereignty: AvdhashDaily Mirror Sri Lanka must ensure justice for Tamils, says ModiIndia Today The Official Government News Portal of Sri Lanka -The Sunday Times Sri Lanka all 124 news articles »
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UN Investigators for Sri Lanka, Show Your Work! - Groundviews (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
UN Investigators for Sri Lanka, Show Your Work! Groundviews If the U.N. wants to promote reconciliation in Sri Lanka, it has to show its work. U.N. investigators should use tools and methods that are transparent, replicable, and open to scrutiny by all. Every Sri Lankan, both inside and outside the country ...
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Sri Lanka level ODI series with Pakistan - SBS (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)
Sri Lanka level ODI series with Pakistan SBS Thisara Perera smashed 65 off 36 balls and then grabbed three wickets as Sri Lanka thumped Pakistan by 77 runs in the second one-dayer on Tuesday to level the three-match series 1-1. Sri Lanka recovered from 6-194 to post a commanding 9-310 in their ...
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Sri Lanka vs Pakistan 2014, Live Cricket Score Updates 2nd ODI: Sri Lanka win ... - India.com (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
India.com Sri Lanka vs Pakistan 2014, Live Cricket Score Updates 2nd ODI: Sri Lanka win ... India.com Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan by 77 runs in the second one-day international in Hambantota on Tuesday to level the three-match series 1-1. Pakistan, chasing Sri Lanka's commanding 310-9 in 50 overs, were bowled out for 233 in 43.5 overs in the day-night ...
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Sri Lanka tourism and taxi service in Berlin, Hamburg, Munich and Frankfurt - eTurboNews (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
eTurboNews Sri Lanka tourism and taxi service in Berlin, Hamburg, Munich and Frankfurt eTurboNews The Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau, under the guidance of the Ministry of Economic Development, launched an advertising campaign to target German taxi drivers, or better, those looking at taxis in Germany's capital city Berlin. It was implemented ... * Sri Lanka Tourism's mega taxi advertising campaign in Germany draws high ...Colombo Page all 3 news articles »
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Kachatheevu Island cannot be retrieved from Lanka: AG tells SC - Times of India (Tue, 26 Aug 2014)
Hiru News Kachatheevu Island cannot be retrieved from Lanka: AG tells SC Times of India NEW DELHI: A week before hearing on petitions by Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa and her arch rival M Karunanidhi seeking retrieval of Kachatheevu Island from Sri Lanka, attorney general Mukul Rohatgi on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that the ... India SCsays to resolve TN fishermen issue with Sri Lanka politicallyHiru News Indian fishermen missing near LankaColombo Gazette * India Supreme Court says to resolve TN fishermen issue with Sri Lanka ...Colombo Page Deccan Chronicle -Indian Express all 40 news articles »
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Pak-Lanka match triggers clash with Kashmir students - Deccan Herald (Thu, 28 Aug 2014)
NDTV Pak-Lanka match triggers clash with Kashmir students Deccan Herald The clash took place while the students of the institution were watching a one-day international match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka on TV. Students present in the college hostel common room told the police that the students from Kashmir started ... Watching Pak-Sri Lanka cricket match, Kashmiri students attacked in IndiaKashmir Media Service 12 injured after Kashmiri students cheer for Pakistani TeamRising Kashmir all 22 news articles »
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