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Sgamuwa governor removes two UC chairmen

Modi kicks off Indias vaccination campaign, among worlds largest

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched on Saturday one of the worlds largest vaccination campaigns, as part of efforts by the populous nation to bring the COVID-19 pandemic under control starting with two locally-manufactured shots. MORE..

213 institutions violating health regulation in Western Province

Sri Lanka Police says that a total of 1,311 public and private institutions in the Western Province were inspected yesterday, to observe whether health guidelines are being followed. MORE..

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We will create an education system that protects dignity of labour President

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa says a new education system that will protect the dignity of labour and aimed at creating a skilled society will be introduced in the new normal environment. MORE..

Coronavirus: Death toll in U.S exceeds 400,000

The death toll in the United States due to the COVID-19 pandemic has surpassed the grim milestone of 400,000 with 3,417 new fatalities reported within the last 24 hours. MORE..

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Cash, jewellery worth millions stolen from private financial institution

Two unidentified men who arrived in a motorcyclist have robbed jewellery and cash from a private financial institution in Miriswatta, Gampaha. MORE..

Earthquake in Indonesias Sulawesi: At least 67 killed, hundreds injured

At least 67 people have died after a 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesias Sulawesi island early Friday, according to the head of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent societies in Indonesia. MORE..

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Park & Ride city bus service launched to ease traffic congestion in Colombo

The first phase of the Park & Ride bus service was inaugurated at the Makumbura Multimodal Transport Center, Kottawa today (January 15) in the presence of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, as a solution to the heavy traffic congestion surrounding Colombo city limits. MORE..

Coronavirus: 695 new infections confirmed within the day

Sri Lankas Covid-19 numbers saw another surge today (January 14), as 375 more persons were tested positive for the virus. MORE..

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Total Covid-19 deaths in Sri Lanka hit 255

Director-General of Health Services has confirmed that 04 new Covid-19 related deaths were reported in the country today (January 15). MORE..

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Record-breaking day for Colombo Stock Exchange (English)

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Signal sees meteoric rise in daily installs as people look for WhatsApp alternatives

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Trumps Twitter account permanently suspended

Twitter & Facebook temporarily lock Donald Trumps accounts

Twitter & Facebook temporarily lock Donald Trumps accounts

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Jack Ma not missing but keeping a low profile, says report

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Marvel will not recast Chadwick Bosemans character in Black Panther 2

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