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BIA immigration office ceiling collapses

A section of the ceiling of the Immigration Office at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) collapsed on Friday due to heavy showers an official said.

Kandy riots: Suspects further remanded

Leader of the Mahasohon Balakaya Widana Pathiranage Amith Jeewan Weerasinghe, Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna Kundasale Provincial Councillor Samantha Perera and others, who were arrested over the Kandy riots, were further remanded till May 02 by Teldeniya Magist
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Kandy riots: Suspects further remanded

Leader of the Mahasohon Balakaya Widana Pathiranage Amith Jeewan Weerasinghe, Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna Kundasale Provincial Councillor Samantha Perera and others, who were arrested over the Kandy riots, were further remanded till May 02 by Teldeniya Magistrate’s Court today.

Attack on Kataragama Police: PS Chairman remanded

Kataragama Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman Chanaka Amila Rangana and two others were remanded till May 2 after they surrendered to Tissamaharama Magistrate’s Court today over the attack on Kataragama Police station on January 20.
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Attack on Kataragama Police: PS Chairman remanded

Kataragama Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman Chanaka Amila Rangana and two others were remanded till May 2 after they surrendered to Tissamaharama Magistrate’s Court today over the attack on Kataragama Police station on January 20.

Let Sajith, Navin bat for party: Ranjan tells UNP hierarchy

UNPers such as Sajith Premadasa and Navin Dissanayake should be allowed to play a major role in running the party, Deputy Minister Ranjan Ramanayake said today.
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Let Sajith, Navin bat for party: Ranjan tells UNP hierarchy

UNPers such as Sajith Premadasa and Navin Dissanayake should be allowed to play a major role in running the party, Deputy Minister Ranjan Ramanayake said today.

Buddha Sasana Ministry recommends six criteria to hold Dansalas for Vesak

Apr 23, Colombo: The Ministry of Buddha Sasana has notified that six criteria have to be followed in setting up dansalas or free food stalls for the forthcoming Vesak season.
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Buddha Sasana Ministry recommends six criteria to hold Dansalas for Vesak

Apr 23, Colombo: The Ministry of Buddha Sasana has notified that six criteria have to be followed in setting up dansalas or free food stalls for the forthcoming Vesak season.

Suspects of Kandy unrest remanded until May 2

Apr 23, Colombo: The suspects including Amith Jeevan Weerasinghe, the leader of extremist organization Mahason Balakaya, arrested for the attacks on Muslims in Kandy have been further remanded.
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Suspects of Kandy unrest remanded until May 2

Apr 23, Colombo: The suspects including Amith Jeevan Weerasinghe, the leader of extremist organization Mahason Balakaya, arrested for the attacks on Muslims in Kandy have been further remanded.

Reports of grand opening of parliament session are false - Speaker's Office

Apr 23, Colombo: The Office of Speaker of Parliament Karu Jayasuriya says the reports of spending a huge sum for the grand opening of parliament next month are totally false.
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Reports of grand opening of parliament session are false - Speaker's Office

Apr 23, Colombo: The Office of Speaker of Parliament Karu Jayasuriya says the reports of spending a huge sum for the grand opening of parliament next month are totally false.

PMD dispels false reports on President's official CHOGM delegation

Apr 22, Colombo: President's Media Division (PMD) issuing a statement said false information is being reported regarding the official delegation accompanying the President Maithripala Sirisena to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM).
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PMD dispels false reports on President's official CHOGM delegation

Apr 22, Colombo: President's Media Division (PMD) issuing a statement said false information is being reported regarding the official delegation accompanying the President Maithripala Sirisena to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM).

Sri Lanka's State Finance Minister calls on IMF, World Bank to increase assistance on liability management for low income countries

Apr 23, Colombo: Sri Lanka's State Finance Minister Eran Wickramaratne called on global lenders International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank to increase assistance on liability management for low income countries since many countries including Sri Lanka h
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Sri Lanka's State Finance Minister calls on IMF, World Bank to increase assistance on liability management for low income countries

Apr 23, Colombo: Sri Lanka's State Finance Minister Eran Wickramaratne called on global lenders International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank to increase assistance on liability management for low income countries since many countries including Sri Lanka have to put in place mechanisms to deal with the debt as debt risk to debt sustainability has increased.

Sri Lanka government to strengthen tourist police to ensure safety of tourists

Apr 23, Colombo: The Sri Lankan government has allocated Rs.30 million to establish Police posts at 20 identified tourist hotspots to provide better security for tourists visiting the country.
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Sri Lanka government to strengthen tourist police to ensure safety of tourists

Apr 23, Colombo: The Sri Lankan government has allocated Rs.30 million to establish Police posts at 20 identified tourist hotspots to provide better security for tourists visiting the country.

19 soldiers hospitalised for dehydration

At least 19 soldiers who were engaged in a military training at the 611th Army Training School of the Security Forces Head Quarters in Pampamaduwa in Vavuniya were admitted to the District General Hospital in Vavuniya after being dehydrated today, Army source
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19 soldiers hospitalised for dehydration

At least 19 soldiers who were engaged in a military training at the 611th Army Training School of the Security Forces Head Quarters in Pampamaduwa in Vavuniya were admitted to the District General Hospital in Vavuniya after being dehydrated today, Army sources said.

Customs seize Rs.1.5Mn worth illicit fags at BIA

An attempt to smuggle in a stock of illicit cigarettes worth over Rs.1.5 million into the country by a Sri Lankan national was thwarted by the Customs officials at the Bandaranaike International Airport today.
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Customs seize Rs.1.5Mn worth illicit fags at BIA

An attempt to smuggle in a stock of illicit cigarettes worth over Rs.1.5 million into the country by a Sri Lankan national was thwarted by the Customs officials at the Bandaranaike International Airport today.

Committee appointed to look into Edu. Sector political victimisation

A three-member investigation committee had been appointed by the Ministry of Public Administration and Management to look into the possibilities of providing relief to about 1, 000 education sector employees, who faced political victimisation during the recen
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Committee appointed to look into Edu. Sector political victimisation

A three-member investigation committee had been appointed by the Ministry of Public Administration and Management to look into the possibilities of providing relief to about 1, 000 education sector employees, who faced political victimisation during the recent past.

Never get carried away with NCM victory - Sajith

One should not get carried away with the defeat of the No-Confidence Motion but should co-concentrate on the Presidential and General Elections in 2020, Minister of Housing Sajith Premadasa said over the weekend.
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Never get carried away with NCM victory - Sajith

One should not get carried away with the defeat of the No-Confidence Motion but should co-concentrate on the Presidential and General Elections in 2020, Minister of Housing Sajith Premadasa said over the weekend.

Sri Lanka trade mission visits UAE to promote domestic tourism

Apr 22, Dubai: Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau has successfully concluded a three-day promotional mission to the United Arab Emirates as part of its on-going efforts to develop new markets and increase the number of visitors and spend from the region to Sr
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Sri Lanka trade mission visits UAE to promote domestic tourism

Apr 22, Dubai: Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau has successfully concluded a three-day promotional mission to the United Arab Emirates as part of its on-going efforts to develop new markets and increase the number of visitors and spend from the region to Sri Lanka.

A new full cabinet will be sworn in next week - Minister Rajitha

Apr 22, Colombo: A new full Cabinet will be sworn in next week, Minister of Health and the co-cabinet spokesman Dr. Rajitha Senaratne said.
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A new full cabinet will be sworn in next week - Minister Rajitha

Apr 22, Colombo: A new full Cabinet will be sworn in next week, Minister of Health and the co-cabinet spokesman Dr. Rajitha Senaratne said.

Large scale Kerala Cannabis dealer arrested in Galewela

Apr 22, Colombo: A large scale racketeer who brings Kerala Cannabis to Galewela from Jaffna and sells wholesale and retail in Galewela was arrested by a team of Dambulla Police Special Task Force (STF) in the Enamalpotha area in Galewela on Saturday with two
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Large scale Kerala Cannabis dealer arrested in Galewela

Apr 22, Colombo: A large scale racketeer who brings Kerala Cannabis to Galewela from Jaffna and sells wholesale and retail in Galewela was arrested by a team of Dambulla Police Special Task Force (STF) in the Enamalpotha area in Galewela on Saturday with two kilograms of cannabis.

Special investigation into Tusker Missaka’s death

The Wild Life Department has launched a special investigation into the death of Tusker ‘Missaka,’ that frequented the Yala Sanctuary, following an order issued by the Tissamaharama Magistrate’s Court.
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Special investigation into Tusker Missaka’s death

The Wild Life Department has launched a special investigation into the death of Tusker ‘Missaka,’ that frequented the Yala Sanctuary, following an order issued by the Tissamaharama Magistrate’s Court.

Army to built first ever Vesak Pandol in KL, Malaysia

Arrangements were underway to put up a Vesak Pandol by the Sri Lanka Army in Malaysia on account of the forthcoming Vesak season to showcase the significance of Vesak, the Army said.
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Army to built first ever Vesak Pandol in KL, Malaysia

Arrangements were underway to put up a Vesak Pandol by the Sri Lanka Army in Malaysia on account of the forthcoming Vesak season to showcase the significance of Vesak, the Army said.

Lankan couple nabbed with Rs 9.1mn gold at BIA

A Sri Lankan couple, who attempted to smuggle out gold pieces and jewelry worth of Rs 9.1 million to Mumbai had been taken into custody by the Customs officers at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) this morning.
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Lankan couple nabbed with Rs 9.1mn gold at BIA

A Sri Lankan couple, who attempted to smuggle out gold pieces and jewelry worth of Rs 9.1 million to Mumbai had been taken into custody by the Customs officers at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) this morning.

Ammonia gas tragedy: Factory senior lab controller remanded

The Senior Laboratory Controller of the Horana Rubber Factory where five deaths were reported in the ammonia tank tragedy was remanded till April 25 by the Horana Magistrate’s Court today.
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Ammonia gas tragedy: Factory senior lab controller remanded

The Senior Laboratory Controller of the Horana Rubber Factory where five deaths were reported in the ammonia tank tragedy was remanded till April 25 by the Horana Magistrate’s Court today.

India approves death penalty for rape of girls under 12

Indian cabinet today approved the death penalty for those convicted of raping girls below the age of 12 years amid outrage in the country after a string of horrific cases of sexual violence, the Reuters reported a whort while ago.  
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India approves death penalty for rape of girls under 12

Indian cabinet today approved the death penalty for those convicted of raping girls below the age of 12 years amid outrage in the country after a string of horrific cases of sexual violence, the Reuters reported a whort while ago.  

Twenty tourist police posts by year end: Minister

Minister of Law and Order Ranjith Madduma Bandara yesterday said that 20 Tourist Police Posts will be established within this year at identified tourist hotspots across the country to prevent the harassment of tourists.
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Twenty tourist police posts by year end: Minister

Minister of Law and Order Ranjith Madduma Bandara yesterday said that 20 Tourist Police Posts will be established within this year at identified tourist hotspots across the country to prevent the harassment of tourists.

May Day on three different days

May Day in Sri Lanka will be celebrated on three different days this year with trade unions and political parties planning to celebrate it on May 1, May 6 and May 7.
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May Day on three different days

May Day in Sri Lanka will be celebrated on three different days this year with trade unions and political parties planning to celebrate it on May 1, May 6 and May 7.

One killed, four injured in Attanagalle musical show shooting

A 37-year-old man was killed and four others including a woman were injured in a shooting incident at a musical show in Attanagalle last night. Police said the injured were admitted to the Wathupitiwala Hospital.
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One killed, four injured in Attanagalle musical show shooting

A 37-year-old man was killed and four others including a woman were injured in a shooting incident at a musical show in Attanagalle last night. Police said the injured were admitted to the Wathupitiwala Hospital.

Sri Lanka to remove unauthorized constructions on coastal belt

Apr 21, Colombo: Sri Lankan Coast Conservation Department have decided to remove all unauthorized constructions on the coastal belt, an official here said on Saturday.
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Sri Lanka to remove unauthorized constructions on coastal belt

Apr 21, Colombo: Sri Lankan Coast Conservation Department have decided to remove all unauthorized constructions on the coastal belt, an official here said on Saturday.

Rs. 485 mn worth dry rations for drought hit people in Puttalam

Apr 21, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Minister of Disaster Management, Power and Renewable Energy Ranjith Siyambalapitiya said the government has provided Rs. 485 million worth relief to the 167,000 families affected by the drought in Puttalam district.
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Rs. 485 mn worth dry rations for drought hit people in Puttalam

Apr 21, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Minister of Disaster Management, Power and Renewable Energy Ranjith Siyambalapitiya said the government has provided Rs. 485 million worth relief to the 167,000 families affected by the drought in Puttalam district.

Senior Laboratory Manager of Horana rubber factory arrested over deaths in ammonia tank

Apr 21, Colombo: The Senior Laboratory Manager of the rubber factory in Horana has been arrested over the death of five persons in the ammonia tank incident.
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Senior Laboratory Manager of Horana rubber factory arrested over deaths in ammonia tank

Apr 21, Colombo: The Senior Laboratory Manager of the rubber factory in Horana has been arrested over the death of five persons in the ammonia tank incident.

Seating to be rearranged if 16 SLFPers sit with opposition

Parliament Secretary General Dammika Dassanayaka said yesterday the seating in Parliament would have to be rearranged if the 16 former SLFP ministers, state and deputy ministers opt to sit in the opposition on May 8 when the Parliament reconvenes after the pr
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Seating to be rearranged if 16 SLFPers sit with opposition

Parliament Secretary General Dammika Dassanayaka said yesterday the seating in Parliament would have to be rearranged if the 16 former SLFP ministers, state and deputy ministers opt to sit in the opposition on May 8 when the Parliament reconvenes after the prorogation.

Asanka Gurusinha Chief Cricket Ops Officer

Asanka Gurusinha would be appointed as the Chief Cricket Operations Officer with effect from May 15, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) CEO Ashley de Silva told Daily Mirror today. Yesterday, he said the election to elect new office bearers for the Cricket governing bod
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Asanka Gurusinha Chief Cricket Ops Officer

Asanka Gurusinha would be appointed as the Chief Cricket Operations Officer with effect from May 15, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) CEO Ashley de Silva told Daily Mirror today. Yesterday, he said the election to elect new office bearers for the Cricket governing body would be held on May 19.

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