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Sri Lanka calls on UN to utilize resources in impartial and transparent manner

Sri Lanka calls on UN to utilize resources in impartial and transparent manner

Galle Dialogue 2019 commences in Colombo tomorrow

Galle Dialogue 2019; the International Maritime Conference organized by the Sri Lanka Navy under the auspices of the Ministry of Defence, is all set to begin in Colombo on 21st October 2019. MORE..

BIA Duty Free employee caught smuggling out gold

An employee of the Duty-Free complex at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) has been caught while attempting to smuggle out gold biscuits. MORE..

Aussie politician settles defamation dispute over terror tweets against Lankan student

Australian politician Mark Latham has settled a defamation suit with a Sri Lankan student studying at the University of NSW, Australia, whom he accused of plotting to kill senior federal MPs. MORE..

Sri Lanka removed from FATFs Grey List

Sri Lanka has been removed from the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) list of countries at risk for money laundering. MORE..

Dutch foreign minister commends Sri Lankas commitment to restore democracy

Dutch Foreign Affairs Minister Stef Blok says many democracies in the world have commended Sri Lanka for being able to maintain the free and democratic electoral system despite challenges. MORE..

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SLPP lodges complaint against State media for being partial

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) yesterday lodged a complaint with the Election Commission against the biased nature of State media and misusing State resources. MORE..

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Gotabaya promises to fulfil Cardinals request

Presidential hopeful of Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Gotabaya Rajapaksa says, under his administration, he would appoint the presidential commission that His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith had been requesting for, to uncover the persons responsible for the Easter Sunday terror attacks. MORE..

Number of prez poll-related complaints received by EC exceeds 930

The Election Commission has received a total number of 938 complaints concerning the forthcoming Presidential Election. MORE..

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Being well-spoken leader not enough, if hes not competent - PM

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that every sector in the country requires youth leadership. MORE..

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Critics hit out at Peter Handkes Nobel literature Prize win

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Nobel Prize for Literature to name two winners after scandal-hit year

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