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The United National Party has decided to offer electoral organizer positions to Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka and Parliamentarian Wijith Wijayamuni Zoysa. MORE..

Australian Federal Police key in Sri Lanka bombing investigation - report

The Australian Federal Police sent more than 20 officers to Sri Lanka in the wake of the deadly Easter Sunday bombings in one of the agency’s largest overseas deployments in recent years. MORE..

SL inks agreement with Japan on sending skilled workers for employment

Sri Lanka has entered into an agreement with the government of Japan on sending an unlimited number of skilled local workers for a 10-year time period. MORE..

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Authorities were notified of Zahran Hashim’s extremist teachings that called to kill every non-Muslim, says Moulavi Sahlan of Sufi Muslims’ organization in Kattankudy. MORE..

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President says SLFP will reach ‘honorable decision’ at presidential election

President Maithripala Sirisena says that an honorable decision, which will not cause an injustice to the party of the supports, will be taken as the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) at the next presidential election. MORE..

Duterte confers ‘Order of Sikatuna’ on outgoing Sri Lankan envoy

Philippine President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Tuesday conferred the Order of Sikatuna on outgoing Sri Lankan Ambassador to the Philippines Aruni Ranaraja during a Palace farewell call. MORE..

China donates security equipment to Sri Lankan Parliament

China on Wednesday donated a batch of security equipment to the Sri Lankan Parliament to ensure the safety of the public and legislators following the recent terror attacks in the island country. MORE..

Railway strike temporarily suspended

The railway trade unions have decided to temporarily suspend the planned strike action that was set to commence from midnight today (19). MORE..

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CID records statements from over 750 persons over complaints against Dr. Shafi

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) has so far recorded statements from 758 persons including 601 females over allegations against Dr Mohamed Shafi, the Police Spokesman SP Ruwa Gunasekara said. MORE..

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