Dec 17, 2017 6:01:57 AM- adaderana.lk
Northern Provincial Minister C. V. Vigneswaran expressed his disappointment over the absence of government officials at a meeting called yesterday (16) to resolve the land crisis in North. .
Dec 17, 2017 5:12:49 AM- adaderana.lk
A Chinese employee working in Kadawatha-Kerawalapitiya Outer Circular Expressway died yesterday (17) after falling off from machinery deployed for the construction of the Expressway. .
Dec 17, 2017 5:05:57 AM- hirunews.lk
A suicide bomb and gun attack on a Methodist church in Pakistan has killed at least five people, reports say. The attack happened in the city of Quetta, some 65km from the border with Afghanistan. More than a dozen people were also wounded after gunmen... Read More
Dec 17, 2017 4:36:13 AM- adaderana.lk
President Maithripala Sirisena is ready to give up his Party Presidency for the unity of Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP), the Minister of Special Assignments Sarath Amunugama said. .
Dec 17, 2017 4:12:07 AM- adaderana.lk
At least four worshippers were killed and 20 others injured today (17) in a suicide bombing at a church in Quetta, the capital of Pakistan s restive southwestern Balochisan province. According to police, around four militants attacked the church located on Zarghon Road of the provincial capital when the Sunday service was going on. .
Dec 17, 2017 3:56:42 AM- adaderana.lk
President Maithripala Sirisena said that he will make an official request from Russian President Vladimir Putin to removethe temporary ban on Sri Lanka tea imports. .
Dec 17, 2017 3:37:13 AM- srilankaguardian.org
The greatest damage to the government has been done by the government itself. Instead of ending corruption, the UNP and Prime Minister Wickremesinghe have expended most […]
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Dec 17, 2017 3:33:00 AM- srilankaguardian.org
The ‘national conditions’ and the ‘needs of the people’ (however you define), are two valid points that the Declaration has brought into consideration that most often […]
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Dec 17, 2017 3:09:24 AM- adaderana.lk
The Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) employees will engage on a large scale strike action if their issues are not solved by tomorrow, (18) the Joint Trade Union Alliance of the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) said. .
Dec 17, 2017 2:38:30 AM- hirunews.lk
India won the toss and opted to bowl first in their 3rd and final ODI against Sri Lanka at Visakhapatnam. India has brought in Kuldeep Yadav replacing off-spinner Washington Sundar. Sadeera Samarawickrema came in for Sri Lanka replacing out-of-form Lahiru... Read More
Dec 17, 2017 2:38:14 AM- hirunews.lk
President Maithripala Sirisena says he will make an official request from Russian President Vladimir Putin to end suspension of importation of Sri Lanka tea imports. The suspension imposed by the Russian regulator will come into effect from tomorrow.... Read More
Dec 17, 2017 2:36:15 AM- hirunews.lk
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says that a joint response will be sent by 3 Ministries with regard to the temporary ban on agri imports including tea imposed by Russia. The ban is to come in to effect from tomorrow. The decision to suspend... Read More
Dec 17, 2017 2:33:57 AM- hirunews.lk
Northern Province Chief Minister C. V. Vigneshwaran says that officials representing the Central Government have no interest in resolving the land issues in the North. The Chief Minister made these claims over the absence of Officials from the Central... Read More
Dec 17, 2017 1:56:37 AM- adaderana.lk
The Estate Superintends emphasize that no insects can be present inside the packaging material of tea exported from Sri Lanka, as world recognized quality standards are followed in the process of tea exportation. .
Dec 17, 2017 2:05:57 AM- hirunews.lk
A mudslide tore through a small village in southern Chile near a popular national park, leaving five people dead and at least 15 missing after a night of torrential downpours, authorities said. Four Chileans and a male tourist whose name and nationality... Read More
Dec 17, 2017 1:55:34 AM- hirunews.lk
A Chinese construction worker employed at the Kadawatha-Kerewalapitiya Outer Circular Expressway had died after falling from a machine in Mahabage. The incident occurred at around 2 pm yesterday and the 54-year-old died after being admitted to Ragama... Read More
Dec 17, 2017 12:47:00 AM- adaderana.lk
The sister of Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez and five others died when the helicopter they were traveling in crashed yesterday(16), the Honduran military said..
Dec 17, 2017 12:30:20 AM- adaderana.lk
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak arrived in Sri Lanka this morning (17) for three-day official visit. .
Dec 16, 2017 11:35:23 PM- hirunews.lk
Janet Jackson plays the last date of her State of the World tour in Atlanta this Sunday. Staged less than a year after the birth to her first child, its a powerful return, condemning domestic terrorism, white supremacy and police brutality with a... Read More
Dec 16, 2017 10:59:54 PM- srilankaguardian.org
All the western powers promised Gorbachev and Shevardnadze that NATO would not expand eastward by ‘one inch’ if Moscow would pull the Red Army out of […]
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Dec 16, 2017 10:52:29 PM- srilankaguardian.org
According to the Washington Post’s Lena Sun and Juliet Eilperin, who broke the story Fridayy night, CDC policy analysts at headquarters in Atlanta were briefed about the […]
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Dec 16, 2017 11:20:13 PM- hirunews.lk
David Cameron is to take on a new role leading a UK government-backed investment initiative between Britain and China. The former prime minister will take charge of a £750m fund to improve ports, roads and rail networks between China and its trading... Read More
Dec 16, 2017 10:27:30 PM- hirunews.lk
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has arrived in the island. Our Airport correspondent said that the flight with Malaysian MP and his delegation arrived at around 8.30 am. During his 3-day visit, he will have discussions with President Maithripala... Read More
Dec 16, 2017 10:46:37 PM- adaderana.lk
The Police Headquarters has reported that several roads in and around Colombo will be closed for the state visit of Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Abdul Razak today (17). .
Dec 16, 2017 10:36:44 PM- adaderana.lk
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Abdul Razak will undertake an official Visit to Sri Lanka from Dec 17 -19 and to Maldives from Dec 19-20. The Foreign Ministry in a statement here yesterday .
Dec 16, 2017 10:12:58 PM- hirunews.lk
Minister W. D. J. Seneviratne posed a question to Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe during a function in Ratnapura yesterday (16) as to why the construction of Ruwanpura Expressway is delayed. Then during his speech, Prime Minister responded to the... Read More
Dec 16, 2017 10:02:30 PM- hirunews.lk
The 3rd and final ODI between Sri Lanka and India will be played today (17) at Visakhapatnam in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Sri Lankan skipper Thisara Perera said that conditions in the State are similar to that of Sri Lanka. set to host the deciding... Read More
Dec 16, 2017 9:51:31 PM- hirunews.lk
Police say the road from Kelani Bridge via Baseline Road towards Nelum Pokuna, National Library, Liberty Roundabout, St. Michael Road to Galle Road will be closed for around 15 minutes from 8.30 am to 9.30 am today (17). The roads will be closed due to... Read More
Dec 16, 2017 9:21:55 PM- onlanka.com
President Maithripala Sirisena instructed the Central Environmental Authority (CEA) to ban the use of polythene during the upcoming election campaigns.
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