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In Kilinochchi
September 18, 2017 12:14 pm gmt |
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  Addressing to the media brief, Andrew, Berlin lawyer of human rights and constitution said today that the people can file the cases regarding the war crimes and missing people in the international courts. He mentioned that, many cases are filed in Sri Lankan courts even it’s not investigated p...
In Srilanka
September 18, 2017 12:09 pm gmt |
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The Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE) said it will protest during President Maithripala Sirisena’s visit to speak at the UN General Assembly in New York this week. The protesters will highlight the Sri Lankan President Sirisena’s alleged role in the killing of Tamils and rape of Tamil wo...
In Srilanka
September 18, 2017 10:44 am gmt |
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Speaking at a rally in Nattandiya United People’s Freedom Alliance Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa says the government is attempting to suppress the Joint Opposition by delaying the conduct of elections He added that numerous development projects initiated under the UPFA government have stalled. Parl...
In Jaffna
September 18, 2017 10:18 am gmt |
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A decision that to preserve the graves of died soldiers of LTTE called “Maveerar Thuyilum Illam”, in Jaffna, has taken out at Jaffna Coordination Committee meeting today.  The meeting was held at the Jaffna district secretariat, headed by the chief minister of Northern Provincial Council C.V.Vgneswar...
In Srilanka
September 18, 2017 10:12 am gmt |
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The strike by trade unions attached to the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) expanded today with more trade unions extending support to the strike. Meanwhile, the Power and Energy Ministry appealed to all CEB employees to return to work and prevent a power crisis. The Ministry also announced that employ...
In Election
September 18, 2017 9:11 am gmt |
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that the upcoming Local Government, Provincial Council and parliamentary elections will be held under a mixed electoral and proportional representation system. Eerier  today it was reported that President Maithripala Sirisena had declared that the upcoming Pro...
In America
September 18, 2017 5:43 am gmt |
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The official visit of President Maithiripala Sirisena to USA is scheduled today (Sunday) in order to participate at the 72nd regular session of UNGA. The General Debate will open on Tuesday, 19 September 2017, with a focus on the theme, ‘focusing on People: Striving for Peace and a Decent Life for al...
In Srilanka
September 18, 2017 5:21 am gmt |
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Addressing on an event in Polthigama division, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has said, yester day, the proposed ratification of a bill regarding the enforced disappearance, will effect from October. He added that the act will not affect the activities of the previous year. Also he instructed th...
In Britain
September 17, 2017 12:23 pm gmt |
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A man who beat his estranged wife’s new Sri Lankan boyfriend to death has been jailed for life in the UK, the BBC reported. Suren Sivananthan, 32, was found dead near the Co-op in St Leger Drive, Great Linford, Milton Keynes, on 21 January. A jury convicted Gnanachandran Balachandran, 38, from Milton...
In Cricket
September 17, 2017 11:46 am gmt |
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“Something has to be done to uplift cricket. We should select skillful cricketers. All this conflicts have occurred due to weaknesses of the Present administration. We should follow the laws. Some changes should be done to save the cricket for future generation” said the Mahanayaka Thero of the Asgir...
In education
September 17, 2017 8:25 am gmt |
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Minister of Lands and Parliamentary Reforms Gayantha Karunathilaka said that steps have been taken to recruit 20,000 graduates to the public service. He made these comments recently at an awareness seminar organized for Advanced level qualified students by the Ministry of Public Administration under ...
In Srilanka
September 17, 2017 5:41 am gmt |
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A defiant Power and Energy Ministry has asked all employees who retired after September 1, 2014 to report to work as the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) trade unions decided to continue their strike for the fourth consecutive day. The Ministry on Thursday night had warned casual employees and those on...
In education
September 17, 2017 5:09 am gmt |
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The government has decided to temporarily suspend the recruitment of students for the medical degree at South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine (SAITM). The decision to suspend new admissions to SAITM has been taken based on the recommendations made by the special committee appointed by the ...
In Britain
September 16, 2017 11:54 am gmt |
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The body of a British journalist believed to have been killed by a crocodile has been found. Sri Lankan police said the body of 24-year-old Paul McClean, who worked for the Financial Times, had been recovered a day after he was seen being dragged into a lagoon by a crocodile. James Lamont, the FT’s m...
In Colombo
September 16, 2017 11:28 am gmt |
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PTL CEO Kasun Palisena giving evidence before the PCoI today admitted that his boss Arjun Aloysius had ‘lied’ to the Parliamentary watchdog committee COPE headed by MP Sunil Handunneththi, when he appeared before it during its inquiry into the Treasury Bond controversy. During the cross-examination, ...