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Allegations were fabricated - Chief Minister Ranatunga (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Western Province Chief Minister Prasanna Ranatunga today lodged a complaint with the Cinnamon Garden police against a person who said to have made a false complaint to the Welikada police against him. MORE...
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Contact lost with Air Algerie plane carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Algerias national airline, Air Algerie, says it has lost contact with one of its planes flying from Burkina Faso to Algiers across the Sahara. MORE...
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SC dismisses UNP petition on Uva PC seats (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
The Supreme Court today dismissed the petition filed by United National Party (UNP) Parliamentarian Harin Fernando against the Election Commissioner, on the seat allocation in Uva Province. MORE...
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Four sentenced to death by Kandy high Court (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
The Kandy High Court sentenced four persons to death found guilty of murdering a person in Palagolla area in Pussellawa, a short while ago. MORE...
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SL wins toss elects to bat (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat against South Africa in the second test match at the SSC ground a short while ago.
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VIDEO- Gnanasara Thero speaks his concerns on the removal of thier FB pages (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
General Secretary of the Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) Ven. Galaboda Aththe Gnanasara Thero told Ada Derana that not only their fan pages on facebook, but some other pages handled by individuals who raised their voice against racism and social injustice too have been. MORE...
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Scotland police stop Sri Lanka Commonwealth Games cyclists cycling on motorway (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Four members of Sri Lanka's Commonwealth Games team sparked a police response after going for a bicycle ride down one of Scotland's busiest stretches of motorway. MORE...
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PMK flays 'denial' of visa to UN team to India (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
NDA ally PMK today slammed the Indian Central Government for its reported refusal to grant visa to a UN team probing alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka, saying if it was true, it will become dark pages in the history of human rights. MORE...
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Yala National Park to be closed until mid-October (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
Well known nature reserve in Sri Lanka, Yala National Park, will be closed for the tourists until mid-October, Director of the Department of Wildlife H.G. Ratnayake told Ada Derana. MORE...
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VIDEO- IUSF protest in Fort (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
Some 1,000 university students today staged a protest in Fort demanding the authorities to revoke the decision of the university administrations to suspend the studentship of 28 undergraduates. MORE...
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Heavy traffic along Ward Place (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
Heavy traffic reported along Ward Place, Colombo as University students are blocking the road in front of the University Grants Commission(UGC).
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Kerala ganja seized in Negombo (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
The police Special Task Force (STF) have seized five kilograms of Kerala ganja and nabbed one individual in Patuwapitiya area in Negombo. MORE...
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Project to investigate public matters (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
A project has been launched by the Ministry of Public Management Reforms in a bid to investigate public matters and provide appropriate solutions for them. MORE...
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No tuition before exams - Department of Examinations (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
The Department of Examinations has come forward to ban last minute revision classes, seminars, and lectures five days before major State examinations, including the grade five scholarship test to be held 11 August. MORE...
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India accepts Australia's request to probe 157 boat refugees (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
India gave Australia a bit of a breather by agreeing to investigate whether some of the 157 boat refugees confined to their boat on Christmas Island are Sri Lankan Tamil refugees from a camp in Puducherry. MORE...
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Principal, female teacher remanded for abetting molestation of student (Tue, 22 Jul 2014)
The Principle and female teacher of Kadawala Tamil Maha Vidyalaya, in the Hatton Educational Zone, have been arrested and remanded for allegedly abetting the molesting of a 16-yer-old school girl. MORE..
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Ratnapura Expressway- Ministry to acquire lands in six months (Tue, 22 Jul 2014)
The Ministry of Ports and Highways says that arrangements will be made to acquire lands for the construction work of the Ratnapura Expressway from Kahatuduwa to Pelmadulla within six months. MORE...
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Chief Minister's brother files complaint against assault victim (Tue, 22 Jul 2014)
The Police Headquarters confirmed that a person admitted to the Colombo National Hospital has accused Western Province Chief Minister Prasanna Ranatunga of assaulting him with a cricket bat, causing injuries to his hand. MORE..
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Soldier falls to death in Trincomalee (Tue, 22 Jul 2014)
A navy rating who is an attached player to the rugby team of the Trincomalee Naval Base died after he fell-off a four-story building. MORE..
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Jayalalithaa opposes installing buoys on IMBL with Sri Lanka (Tue, 22 Jul 2014)
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today termed as inappropriate the Indian Government's proposal to conduct feasibility study on installing buoys on International Maritime Boundary Line as the state government has not accepted IMBL with Sri Lanka as a settled issue. MORE..
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Other English News

Jaya urges PM to give visa to UN team (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Expressing surprise over reports indicating denial of visa by the Centre to a United Nations team probing human rights violations in Sri Lanka, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to grant them visa to enable them to hold a fair probe.
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Ukraine PM, cabinet resigns over coalition break up (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and his cabinet on Thursday resigned in a shock move in protest at the disbanding of the ruling parliamentary coalition, plunging the strife-torn nation into political uncertainty.
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Ukraine PM, cabinet resign over coalition break up (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and his cabinet on Thursday resigned in a shock move in protest at the disbanding of the ruling parliamentary coalition, plunging the strife-torn nation into political uncertainty.
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SC allows Muslim dress sans face cover (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
The Supreme Court today directed that Muslim mothers could enter schools wearing their traditional dress but with the face uncovered so that the wearer could be easily identified.
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Missing Air Algerie flight has crashed: official (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
An Air Algerie flight that went missing en route from Burkina Faso to Algiers has crashed, an Algerian aviation official told Reuters on Thursday
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SL ranked 73 at HDI (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Sri Lanka has ranked 73rd position of the United Nations Human Development Index (HDI) for 2014 under high development category, leaving all the South Asian countries behind.
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SL ranked 73 at Human Development Index (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Sri Lanka has ranked 73rd position of the United Nations Human Development Index (HDI) for 2014 under high development category, leaving all the South Asian countries behind.
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Be Alert! Department of External Resources Misleading Public on NGO Activities -Says Lawyers Collective (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
(Lanka-e-News-24.July.2014, 3.30PM) Adding to a series of unconstitutional restrictions placed on the legitimate activities of the Non Governmental Organizations, the Director General of the Department of External Resources (DGDER) has now published a Notice, “advising” the public on the legitimate activities of the NGOs.
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Int. organization tracks down money laundering of Rajapakses via two very wealthy Pakistani nationals: Gota’s over 100 illicit Companies detected (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
(Lanka-e-News-24.July.2014, 1.30PM) An international team investigating the ‘black money’ of Rajapakses had discovered that the monies amassed out of funds and assets of the LTTE , treasures dug ,illicit commissions , robbery of public funds and through various other illegal methods have been invested via two very wealthy Pakistani individuals, and used for money laundering activities....
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Learn about the scoundrel who enticed the children towards the wolf after dressing the latter in human attire (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
(Lanka-e-News-24.July.2014, 1.30PM) The very foundation and fundamental aim of justice is its dispensation equitably and fairly to all with equality . It will not be fair play or sacrosanct justice if it is to be dispensed differently to Nanayakkara in one way, Gnanassara in another way, and...
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Algeria Plane 'Disappears From Radar' (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
An Algerian passenger plane has reportedly disappeared from radar while flying from the West African country of Burkina Faso.
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Algeria plane disappears from radar (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
An Algerian passenger plane has reportedly disappeared from radar while flying from the West African country of Burkina Faso.
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Eight people injured in train accident (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Three people who were travelling in a hearse were injured when a train heading to Colombo from Palai crashed into it at the Thelangapatha railway crossing in Wanawasala this afternoon.
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Chinese drowns in sea (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
A Chinese tourist downed in the seas off Dikwella while another Chinese woman who had got into difficulty was saved and admitted to Matara Hospital in a critical condition, the Dikwella Police said
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UNP petition on Uva PC seats dismissed (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
The Supreme Court today dismissed the petition filed by the UNP on the seat allocation in the Districts of Badulla and Meneragala of the Uva Province.
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Four sentenced to death for murder (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Four people were sentenced to death by the Kandy High court today on charges of having murdered a van driver at Pelmadulla in 1999.
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Sanga and I try to compete with each other - Mahela (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
A century at his home ground could well sum-up an excellent career for Mahela Jayawardane who will make his last appearance at Sinhalese Sports Club against South Africa.
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India doctors remove 232 teeth from boy's mouth (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Doctors in India have extracted 232 teeth from the mouth of a 17-year-old boy in a seven-hour operation.
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Indian doctors remove 232 teeth from boy's mouth (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Doctors in India have extracted 232 teeth from the mouth of a 17-year-old boy in a seven-hour operation.
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Lankan thief falls to his death in Dubai (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
An unidentified Sri Lankan fell to his death from the fourth floor of a residential building in Riqqa, reports Al-Rai daily.
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Lankan falls to his death in Dubai (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
An unidentified Sri Lankan fell to his death from the fourth floor of a residential building in Riqqa, reports Al-Rai daily.
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Lankan ex-wife murdered inside a flat in Kuwait (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
A Kuwaiti citizen murdered his Lankan ex-wife inside his flat in Salmiya area by hitting her several times on her head
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Lankan ex-wife murdered in Kuwait (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
A Kuwaiti citizen murdered his Lankan ex-wife inside his flat in Salmiya area by hitting her several times on her head
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Deplorable security by Britain (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
President Mahinda Rajapaksa has declined an invitation to participate in the Commonwealth’s First World War Commemoration Service at the Glasgow Cathedral on August 4 on the basis of ‘deplorable security lapses’ by the British Government amid protests planned by pro-LTTE groups, Daily Mirror learns.
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Speaker asks Rosy to stay close to him (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa yesterday advised United National Party (UNP) parliamentarian Rosy Senanayake to stay close to him as otherwise she would disturb the proceedings in the House by chatting to others.
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Govt. blocks Karu’s anti casino bill (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
The Government yesterday prevented United National Party (UNP) MP Karu Jayasuriya from presenting a Bill that prohibited the operation of casinos and other gaming activities under the strategic development projects.
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Minister Champika’s Facebook page disabled (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
The Facebook account and fan page of Technology and Research Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka has been disabled without notice by the Facebook Administration Committee, according to the minister.
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Guilty verdict in pizza delivery murder trial (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
The family of murdered Sri Lankan university graduate Thavisha Pereis today said the conviction of his two killers had brought them “some form of solace” after his death
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SL cyclists stopped by police on M74 (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
Four members of Sri Lanka's Commonwealth Games team were stopped by police when they were spotted cycling down the M74 near Glasgow
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SL cyclists stopped by police in Scotland (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
Four members of Sri Lanka's Commonwealth Games team were stopped by police when they were spotted cycling down the M74 near Glasgow, in Scotland.
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More than 40 dead in Taiwan plane crash: officials (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
More than 40 people were killed in a plane crash in Taiwan on Wednesday, officials said, with local television reporting the flight had smashed into two houses after an aborted landing.
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More than 40 dead in Taiwan plane crash (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
More than 40 people were killed in a plane crash in Taiwan on Wednesday, officials said, with local television reporting the flight had smashed into two houses after an aborted landing.
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42 dead and 11 injured in Taiwan plane crash (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
At least 42 people were killed and another 11 taken to hospital after their plane crashed and caught fire while trying to make an emergency landing in stormy weather on a small Taiwanese island.
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Credibility requires being consistent internally and externally -National Peace Council (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
(Lanka-e-News- 23.July.2014, 6.30PM) The government has decided to invite three eminent international legal experts on human rights and war crimes to advise its Commission of Inquiry into Missing Persons. The team of experts is headed by Sir Desmond de Silva, Queen’s Counsel, a prominent British lawyer and a former Chief War...
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Champika’s FB page disabled (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
The Facebook account and the fan page that belonged to Minister of Technology and Research Patali Champika Ranawaka had been disabled without further notice by the Facebook Administration Committee, according to the minister
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SLC ExCo decisions (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
The appointment of Marvan Attapattu as the Head Coach of the National Team has been extended until the end of the Pakistan Tour of Sri Lanka, the Executive Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said
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Marvan’s term extended (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
The appointment of Marvan Attapattu as the Head Coach of the National Team has been extended until the end of the Pakistan Tour of Sri Lanka, the Executive Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said
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Britain sold weapons to SL (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
Sri Lanka is also among the 27 countries that the British government sold weapons. Britain had supplied £12bn of arms to some 27 countries including Sri Lanka, the House of Commons Committees on Arms Export Controls stated in their 2013 report.
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Police record statement from Ranatunge (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
The Welikada Police OIC recorded a statement from Western Province Chief Minister Prasanna Ranatunga in connection with the complaint that he had assaulted a Rajagiriya resident.
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Heavy traffic in Town Hall (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
Heavy traffic has been reported from the Town Hall area due to a protest by Students of the Rajarata University in front of the University Grant Commission (UGC), Ward Place.
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Video: Heavy traffic in Town Hall (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
Heavy traffic has been reported from the Town Hall area due to a protest by Students of the Rajarata University in front of the University Grant Commission (UGC), Ward Place.
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India accepts Australia's request to probe 157 boat refugees (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
India gave Australia a bit of a breather by agreeing to investigate whether some of the 157 boat refugees confined to their boat on Christmas Island were Sri Lankan Tamil refugees from a camp in Puducherry.
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Rs. 5.6 mn import tax fraud (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
The Custom Revenue Task Force discovered 27,000 kilos of Turmeric in two containers imported from India declared as rice, defrauding Rs. 5.6 million of tax revenue, the Customs said.
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Turns out to be turmeric (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
The Customs Revenue Task Force discovered 27,000 kilogrammes of fraudulently imported Turmeric from India in two containers, Customs Spokesman Leslie Gamini said.
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Video: Turns out to be turmeric (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
The Customs Revenue Task Force discovered 27,000 kilogrammes of fraudulently imported Turmeric from India in two containers, Customs Spokesman Leslie Gamini said. ►►►
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Don’t bother about probe: Swamy (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
Chairman of the BJP Committee on Strategic Action and BJP's National Executive Committee Member Subramanian Swamy in an exclusive interview with Daily Mirror said Sri Lanka should not bother about the international inquiry led by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) as it could not take any unilateral action. Full Interview
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Sue cigarette companies: Minister (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
Health Minister Maithripala Sirisena yesterday appealed to family members of those who had died of smoking-related ailments to sue the Ceylon Tobacco Company (CTC) taking a cue from a US Court ruling that the tobacco company should pay US$23.6 billion (nearly Rs.3000 billion) to the victim’s wife.
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Ranil raises matter in Parliament (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
India has sought details about the proposed US$40 million investment by China National Aero-Technology Import-Export Corporation (CATIC) to establish an aircraft maintenance base in Sri Lanka, External affairs Minister G.L. Peiris said in Parliament yesterday.
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India wants info on Chinese project (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
India has sought details about the proposed US$40 million investment by China National Aero-Technology Import-Export Corporation (CATIC) to establish an aircraft maintenance base in Sri Lanka, External affairs Minister G.L. Peiris said in Parliament yesterday.
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Senior-most singer passes away (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
Senior-most vocalist Kalabushana Vincent de Paul Peiris of ‘Siri Pade Samanala Kanda Pene’ fame passed away late last night at the age of 92.
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Slave Island development efforts to be completed by 2017 (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
The fruits of development needs to be divided equally amongst all persons. The development taking place down Slave Island bears testament to this fact. The lands and buildings  next to the Railway Station in Slave Island are to be given a new look through the means of a Pakistani investor. The investment totals LKR 15 […] The post Slave Island development efforts to be completed by 2017 appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Tanks and reservoirs record lowest water capacity levels in 14 years (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
After 14 years, tanks and reservoirs that come under the purview of the Irrigation Department have recorded their lowest water capacity levels. According to the Director of the Water Management Division of the Irrigation Department Janaki Megasthanna, the water capacity of 72 tanks and reservoirs that come under the purview of the Irrigation Department have […] The post Tanks and reservoirs record lowest water capacity levels in 14 years appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Oil shipment concerns taken up in Parliament (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
A number of ships carrying crude oil were unable to unload their oil shipments over the past few weeks due to a rupture in an oil pipeline. This issue was taken up in Parliament and attention was focused on the Demurrage charges that should be payed to these vessels. Leader of the JVP, Parliamentarian Anura […] The post Oil shipment concerns taken up in Parliament appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Teachers and government must assist in raising healthy children – President Rajapaksa (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
The opening ceremony of the “Poshanayai Suva Jeevithaya”  programme was held under the auspices of President Mahinda Rajapaksa at Thirappane Mahanama College on July 24 morning.  The main objective of this programme is to raise healthy and clever children. President Rajapaksa expressed his views at the event: The Mahindodaya Technological Lab of the Thirappane Mahanam College […] The post Teachers and government must assist in raising healthy children – President Rajapaksa appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Individual allegedly assaulted by police admitted to Monaragala hospital (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
An individual who was allegedly assaulted by the police has been admitted to the Monaragala General Hospital. Our correspondent stated that the victim was initially admitted to the Siyambalanduwa Base Hospital and later transferred to Monaragala. The individual who was alleged to have been assaulted by the police was identified as W.M. Pradeep Suranga, a […] The post Individual allegedly assaulted by police admitted to Monaragala hospital appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Government to introduce pensions scheme for overseas employees in upcoming budget (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Minister of Foreign Employment Promotion and Welfare, Dilan Perera says that they will be introducing a pensions scheme for overseas employees in the upcoming budget. He stated that officers from his ministry will be holding discussions with the treasury with regard to this matter. A media briefing was convened on July 24 to bring to […] The post Government to introduce pensions scheme for overseas employees in upcoming budget appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Bar Association president makes statement on Black July riots (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
When the views of politicians on Black July were aired during the Prime Time News on Sirasa TV at 7  p.m., President of the Bar Association of Sri Lanka, Attorney-at-Law Upul Jayasuriya joined us and expressed his views on the horrifying incidents that took place during the Black July riots of 1983.   The post Bar Association president makes statement on Black July riots appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Mahela’s century powers SL in second Test against South Africa (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
An unbeaten century by Mahela Jayawardene powered Sri Lanka to a score of 305 for the loss of 5 wickets on Day 1 of the second Test against South Africa on July 24. The game is being worked off at the SSC Grounds in Colombo. Winning the toss and batting first, Sri Lanka lost Upul […] The post Mahela’s century powers SL in second Test against South Africa appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Ukraine Prime Minister resigns as Kiev moves toward elections (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Prime Minister Arseniy P. Yatsenyuk, a pro-Western technocrat who has guided the Ukrainian government through the tumultous months since the ouster of President Viktor F. Yanukovyvch, resigned abruptly on Thursday, after the governing coalition of Parliament collapsed. Earlier in the day, two major parties announced they were leaving the governing coalition, a step that would […] The post Ukraine Prime Minister resigns as Kiev moves toward elections appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Alcohol and tobacco education reaches a new high as workshop commences (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
The regional parliamentarians and civil society representatives workshop on alcohol and tobacco control that commenced in Colombo on July 22  will conclude on Friday July 25. The event is organised by the Alcohol and Drug Information Centre (ADIC) and IOGT International, with the support of the Sri Lankan Ministry of Health. The event saw the […] The post Alcohol and tobacco education reaches a new high as workshop commences appeared first on Sri Lanka News - Newsfirst | News1st | newsfirst.lk | Breaking.
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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd Test, SSC, 1st day - ESPNcricinfo.com (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
ESPNcricinfo.com Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd Test, SSC, 1st day ESPNcricinfo.com Today he walked off to applause for an unbeaten 140 as his 34th Test century held together Sri Lanka's innings after Angelo Mathews won the toss on what looks another SSC batting beauty. It was his 11th Test hundred at his home venue - as many as the ... As it happened: Sri Lanka vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Day 1IBNLive Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 1 Live Cricket Score: Sri Lanka cross 300Cricket Country (blog) Chinese firm to help S.Lanka build aircraft maintenance unitReuters Reuters UK -International Business Times, India Edition -Sydney Morning Herald all 498 news articles »
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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd Test, Colombo - ESPNcricinfo.com (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
ESPNcricinfo.com Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd Test, Colombo ESPNcricinfo.com In a left-field selection move, uncapped wicketkeeper-batsman Niroshan Dickwella has been flown in from England to join the Sri Lanka squad ahead of the second Test against South Africa. Dickwella was on Sri Lanka A's ongoing tour of England, but he ...
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Police stop Sri Lanka Commonwealth Games athletes cycling on motorway - The Guardian (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
The Guardian Police stop Sri Lanka Commonwealth Games athletes cycling on motorway The Guardian Four members of Sri Lanka's Commonwealth Games team sparked a police response after going for a bicycle ride down one of Scotland's busiest stretches of motorway. The Glasgow 2014 athletes were spotted cycling down the M74 before police intervened ... Glasgow 2014: Sri Lanka cyclists stopped by police on M74BBC News Commonwealth Games 2014: Sri Lankan cyclists spark police scramble after ...Telegraph.co.uk Protest on Lanka cleared by GlasgowColombo Gazette Times of Malta -Yahoo!7 News -Reuters UK all 93 news articles »
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Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2014 Cricket: Live Streaming, TV Channel, Start Time ... - The Epoch Times (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2014 Cricket: Live Streaming, TV Channel, Start Time ... The Epoch Times South African bowler Dale Steyn, center, celebrates taking the wicket of Sri Lankan batsman Kaushal Silva with team mates Hashim Amla, lef, and Faf du Plessis during the fifth day of the first test cricket match between Sri Lanka and South Africa in ...
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Sri Lanka 305-5 after day 1 vs. South Africa - New Zealand Herald (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Sri Lanka 305-5 after day 1 vs. South Africa New Zealand Herald COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) Mahela Jayawardene smashed his 34th test century as Sri Lanka overcame an early hiccup and scored a healthy 305-5 on day one of the second test against South Africa on Thursday. Jayawardene made a splendid unbeaten 140 ...
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Stuart Poynter hits 109 as Ireland fall to Sri Lanka A - BBC News (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
BBC News Stuart Poynter hits 109 as Ireland fall to Sri Lanka A BBC News Sri Lanka A won Wednesday's one-day game at Stormont by 28 runs in a match which saw Andrew White become Ireland's most-capped player. Former Northamptonshire all-rounder White, a 34-year-old Belfast schoolteacher, won his 227th cap, passing the ... Poynter century not enough to catch Sri LankaIrish Independent Ireland lose opener against Sri Lanka 'A'RTE.ie Sri Lanka A win despite Poynter tonESPNcricinfo.com Boxscore -Demotix.com -Newstalk 106-108 fm all 13 news articles »
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Sri Lanka vs. South Africa, 2nd Test: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info, Preview - Bleacher Report (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
Bleacher Report Sri Lanka vs. South Africa, 2nd Test: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info, Preview Bleacher Report South Africa need just a draw against Sri Lanka in order to reclaim the No. 1 ranking in Test cricket. After a convincing win in Galle and a solid outing as captain for Hashim Amla, it will be interesting to see whether South Africa continue their ...
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Sri Lanka arrive at flat SSC with roles reversed - ESPNcricinfo.com (Wed, 23 Jul 2014)
ESPNcricinfo.com Sri Lanka arrive at flat SSC with roles reversed ESPNcricinfo.com Sri Lanka like to begin Test series in Galle because they feel they can win there. In the past they have arrived at the SSC on a 1-0 cushion, and been happy to see a flat deck on which they can suck the life out of the series, and demoralise the ...
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Mahela Jayawardene rescues Sri Lanka with century against South Africa - The Guardian (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
The Guardian Mahela Jayawardene rescues Sri Lanka with century against South Africa The Guardian Mahela Jayawardene's unbeaten century helped Sri Lanka recover from a shaky start to finish on 305 for five on day one of the second and final Test against South Africa. Jayawardene, who will retire from Test cricket next month, had hit 140 in 225 ...
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For West, Rajapaksa is Sri Lanka's Modi - The Asian Age (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)
Economic Times For West, Rajapaksa is Sri Lanka's Modi The Asian Age It is a measure of Sri Lanka's return to “normal” democratic politics that conspiracy theories are once again resonating in Colombo. Compared to the situation just three years ago when “politics” continued to centre on the 30-year-long bloody civil war ... Allow UN investigators probing human rights violations in Sri Lanka into India ...Zee News * Tamil Nadu CM urges Indian PM to give visa to UN team probing Sri LankaColombo Page Jaya Urges PM to Give Visa to UN TeamOutlook Aljazeera.com all 19 news articles »
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