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Jul 30, 2014 2:10:08 AM- adaderana.lk
The police investigation teams are still looking for clues to arrest unidentified offenders who abduct a four-year old child from his house in Katugampalagama area in the Meegalewa Police Division. .
Jul 30, 2014 2:13:40 AM- colombogazette.com
The Ravana Balaya today met the Secretary of the Buddhasasana and Religious Affairs Ministry M.K.B. Dissanayaka and handed over a petition alleging a US conspiracy in Sri Lanka. Monks attached to the Ravana Balaya said that the US Embassy is involved in promoting extremist groups in Sri Lanka. The monks, who had on an earlier […]
Jul 30, 2014 2:14:25 AM- news.lk
Transforming former 'Tripoli Market' to an eye catching 'Experts City', Colombo welcomes one of the new world order into the city designing a unique setting for inventors while encouraging them for new innovations, creations, inventions and discoveries. The new 'Experts City' going be an exclusive setting where all think-tanks, including scientific, technical and mechanical inventors and experts ...
Jul 30, 2014 1:06:11 AM- news.lk
A ban on G.C.E. Advanced Level  tuition classes will be strictly implemented from midnight today (July 30th), with the help of the Police, Commissioner General of Examinations W. M.N.J. Pushpakumara announced. Teachers are prohibited from conducting mass or individual tuition classes, conducting seminars, workshops, discussions, printing and discussing model question papers, five days prior ...
Jul 30, 2014 1:09:56 AM- lankacnews.com
Akuressa police has arrested a person who was pretending him self as an organizer of JNP and collected money form people promising them to be sent to Cyprus. This person residing in Kegalle has pretended him self as a president of a youth council and according to the chief secretary of JNP Priyantha Vitharana there […]
Jul 30, 2014 12:25:05 AM- itnnews.lk
The body of a young stowaway has been found near the wheel well of a US Air Force cargo plane that landed in Germany, triggering questions about the security of an aircraft that had made several stops in Africa. Air force staff found the boy’s body on Sunday night after spotting […]
Jul 30, 2014 12:44:00 AM- srilankaguardian.org
| by Upul Joseph Fernando( July 30, 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) The letter sent by the Minister of External Affairs, Prof. G.L. Peiris, citing the reasons for President Mahinda Rajapaksa, the Chairman of Commonwealth, not attending the Commonwealth Games held in Glasgow, Scotland, exposed a hitherto unknown fact. The reason has been cited as the failure on the part of the British Government...
Jul 30, 2014 12:39:00 AM- srilankaguardian.org
| by Laksiri Fernando( July 30, 2014, Sydney, Sri Lanka Guardian) I was sad to hear the passing away of Professor (Emeritus) Ranjith Amarasinghe, University of Peradeniya, a teacher and a friend, on Sunday the 27th. This sadness is shared by many of our friends and former colleagues who informed me of the sorrowful demise by email, Professors Gamini Samaranayake and Kalinga Tudor Silva in particul...
Jul 30, 2014 12:47:38 AM- lankatruth.com
The cost of living that was Rs.25343/- when Mr. Mahinda Rajapaksa came to power has now doubled to Rs.50792/- and there hasn’t been any increase in the basic salary of employees since 2006 states the National Trade Union Center (NTUC) demanding the government to take steps to provide a salary increase proportionate to the increasing cost of living. The letter sent to the President by the Presiden...
Jul 30, 2014 1:01:10 AM- news.lk
Receipt of nominations for elections to Uva Provincial Councils commenced today at 8.30 hours at respective District Secretariats. Receiving of Deposits of Independent Groups ends at 1200 hours on August 05. The period for the receipt of nominations will end at 1200 hours 6th August 2014.(KH)
Jul 29, 2014 11:50:04 PM- news.lk
The Vatican has confirmed the dates for Pope Francis'  visit to Sri Lanka from Jan. 12-15 said Fr.Cyril Gamini, Director for Social Communication, National Catholic Centre for Social Communication in Colombo. According to the Vatican Pope Francis will make a week long visit from 12th to 19th to Sri Lanka and the Philippines. He will be in Sri Lanka from 12-15 and will spend the rest of the d...
Jul 29, 2014 11:45:20 PM- news.lk
The Meteorology. Dept. predicts that there will be a few showers in the Western, Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts. Strong winds at times (up to 60kmph) can be expected over the central hills and fairly strong winds at times are also likely elsewhere over the country.   City Forecast Showers/thundershowers during the afternoon or evening in Batticaloa a...
Jul 30, 2014 12:56:42 AM- lankanewspapers.com
The Uva Wellassa region which stood up against western imperialism in 1818, was completely devastate..
Jul 30, 2014 12:56:42 AM- lankanewspapers.com
A young Buddhist monk engaged in a recent undergrads protest in Colombo was heard, on television, t..
Jul 30, 2014 12:56:42 AM- lankanewspapers.com
The Election Commissioner of Sri Lanka Mahinda Deshapriya has summoned all the secretaries of the po..
Jul 30, 2014 1:03:37 AM- dailymirror.lk
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa wrote yet another letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the big point she underlined in her letter was that despite the Modi government’s success in securing the release of fishermen so far, the Sri Lankan authorities continue to hold the fishermen’s boats.
Jul 30, 2014 12:23:56 AM- newsfirst.lk
Lasith Malinga has chosen Mumbai Indians over his Sri Lankan side, Southern Express in the Champions League Twenty20 cricket tournament, scheduled to be played in September. Issuing a media release, SLC states that Malinga had written to CEO Ashley De Silva, requesting to represent the Mumbai Indians in the Champions League T20 – 2014. SLC […]The post Malinga chooses Mumbai Indians over Sri ...
Jul 29, 2014 10:35:31 PM- newsfirst.lk
Investigations are underway into the kidnapping of a child in the Katugampola area in Meegalawewa, Galgamuwa. According to the Police Media Spokesperson’s Office, four individuals who had been wearing masks had arrived in two motorbikes and abducted the child. News 1st contacted Police Media Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana for the latest developments on the investigation.The post Galgamuwa abd...
Jul 29, 2014 10:12:37 PM- newsfirst.lk
Sri Lankan boxer Shiromali Weerarathana, who took part in Round 16 women’s boxing event at the Commonwealth Games, has emerged victorious. The event was held at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Center in Glasgow, Scotland. Shiromali contested under the 69 kg+ weigh class and defeated Keabetsoe Mothibeli of Lesotho. Weerarathana gave a performance with powerful […]The post Shiroma...
Jul 29, 2014 10:11:07 PM- newsfirst.lk
A reclusive Hamas commander has rejected suggestions the Palestinian militants are ready for a ceasefire with Israel to end violence in Gaza. In an audio recording, Mohammad Deif, commander of Hamas’ military wing, said his soldiers were “eager for death”. His message emerged at the end of a destructive day in Gaza that left the […]The post “Eager for death” Ham...
Jul 30, 2014 12:07:37 AM- lankacnews.com
It has been approved to import 50,000 mt of raw rice if a scarcity arisen. The ministry of cooperative and internal trade stated that the discussions are going on to decided on the countries.  
Jul 30, 2014 12:25:00 AM- srilankaguardian.org
Part of Massive Federated, US Based Pro-Israel Network( July 30, 2014, Virginia, Sri Lanka Guardian) “We have since worked with a broad coalition of Jewish and non-Jewish groups as well as with United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) to support legislative and regulatory actions requiring divestment from companies that do business with Iran, as well other sanctions. ‘Florida has been a leader in adopti...
Jul 30, 2014 12:05:00 AM- srilankaguardian.org
| by Paul Craig Roberts( July 30, 2014, Washington DC, Sri Lanka Guardian) Readers are asking for my take on the Israel-Gaza situation, and, believe it or not, Oxford University’s famous debating society, the Oxford Union, invited me to debate the issue.I replied to the Oxford Union that I was unprepared to take responsibility for the Palestinians without undergoing the extensive preparation that ...
Jul 30, 2014 12:01:00 AM- srilankaguardian.org
| by Mahboob A. Khawaja( July 30, 2014,London, Sri Lanka Guardian) Pakistani politics is hub of intrigues and backdoor conspiracies. The take-over of Islamabad by the military is unwanted and unwise. The Generals do not have the moral and intellectual capacity to manage political problems. Rationality spells out a clear picture of political failure of the civil administration. There is no nation...
Jul 30, 2014 12:24:18 AM- adaderana.lk
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa wrote yet another letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, this time to seek action to secure the release of 50 fishermen arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy in the early hours of Tuesday. .
Jul 29, 2014 11:35:00 PM- itnnews.lk
A stampede at a rap concert on a beach has killed at least 24 people in the Guinean capital Conakry, hospital officials said. The government declared a week of national mourning after what it called a “tragic drama” on Tuesday in the capital’s northern Ratoma suburb where popular Guinean rap […]
Jul 29, 2014 11:08:36 PM- itnnews.lk
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Jul 29, 2014 11:15:54 PM- lankatruth.com
Two councilors of the NFF representing Uva Provincial Council crossed over to the UPFA and the UNP at the PC sessions held on 22nd May. Mr. Weerawansa’s party found a situation that it could no longer stay in the alliance as a result of the government luring members of NFF to join it. According to political sources Mr. Wimal Weerawansa, who had been acting like a jester to deceive masses on behal...
Jul 29, 2014 11:47:59 PM- lankanewspapers.com
Sri Lanka Telecom constantly launches competitive telecommunication services to address today`s busy..
Jul 29, 2014 11:47:59 PM- lankanewspapers.com
Sri Lanka has one of the fastest growing economies in Asia and will have the fastest growing economy..
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