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Court rejects CID’s request to arrest Gotabaya

Court rejects CID’s request to arrest Gotabaya

Karu dismisses reports claiming he asked for presidential candidacy

Speaker of Parliament Karu Jayasuriya today (20) issued a media statement dismissing the reports of a national newspaper which stated that he had made a written request for the presidential candidacy. MORE..

Kanjipani Imran further remanded for threatening cop

Notorious drug trafficker Kanjipani Imran, who was remanded over allegedly threatening to two police officers over the phone, has been further remanded till the 4th of October. MORE..

Rs 6,000 interim monthly allowance to families of missing persons from Nov.

The Cabinet of Ministers have approved the payment of an interim monthly allowance of Rs 6,000 to the families of missing persons, including the family members of the armed forces and the Police missing in action. MORE..

Karu expresses concern over HR violations in occupied Kashmir

The Deputy Chairman of Pakistan Senate, Saleem Mandviwalla had a pleasant meeting with the Speaker of Parliament Karu Jayasuriya in Colombo, where they discussed Sri Lanka’s cricket tour to Pakistan and also condemned the new wave of brutalities against the innocent people of Kashmir, since 5th August 2019. MORE..

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Tense situation at Fort railway station

A tense situation is reported at the Fort railway station after all the ticket counters were closed due to work-to-rule campaign by the railway trade unions, says Ada Derana reporter. MORE..

FR petition against gazetting SLRC under Defence Ministry moved to Sep. 27

Considering the Fundamental Rights (FR) petition seeking a verdict that revokes President Maithripala Sirisena’s move to take Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) under the purview of the Defence Ministry was moved to September 27. MORE..

Considering FR petition against holding Elpitiya PS poll postponed

The Supreme Court has ordered to take up the Fundamental Rights (FR) petition requesting to cancel the decision to hold elections for the Elpitiya Pradeshiya on the 24th of September for consideration. MORE..

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Gotabaya’s cash deposit for presidential election made

Secretary of Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Sagara Kariyawasam has paid the cash deposit for the Presidential Election 2019 on behalf of the party’s presidential aspirant Gotabaya Rajapaksa. MORE..

Parliament Road temporarily closed due to Samurdhi protest

Parliament Road has been temporarily closed for traffic due to a protest, says Ada Derana correspondent. MORE..

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India bans e-cigarettes as global vaping backlash grows

India bans e-cigarettes as global vaping backlash grows

Apple recalls older generation 15-inch MacBook Pro over fire risk

Apple recalls older generation 15-inch MacBook Pro over fire risk

iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max announced with a triple-camera system

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Rapper Dave wins Mercury Prize for debut album ‘Psychodrama’

Rapper Dave wins Mercury Prize for debut album ‘Psychodrama’

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YouTube star Lilly Singh launches NBC talk show

‘Joker’ continues to receive rave reviews after TIFF premiere

‘Joker’ continues to receive rave reviews after TIFF premiere

TIFF screening venue refuses to show Netflix or Amazon films

TIFF screening venue refuses to show Netflix or Amazon films

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