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Ibrahim Mohamed Solih was inaugurated on Saturday (Nov 17) as the new president of the Maldives after the opposition united to dislodge pro-China strongman leader Abdulla Yameen in September elections. MORE..

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President instructs officials not to allow the state sector to weaken

President Maithripala Sirisena has given instructions to the heads of the government institutions to deliver public services in a more comprehensive and efficient manner without allowing room to deteriorate those services as well as to do the activities of the government sector with proper planning and targets. MORE..

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Speaker should resign if unable to control Parliament Lakshman Yapa

UPFA MP Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena says that the Speaker had accepted the motion of no confidence against Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa before even 10 minutes had passed and that he has never seen this happen before in his 25 years in the Parliament. MORE..

UNP asks Facebook to protect users in Sri Lanka

The United National Party (UNP) has asked Facebook to protect the identity of its supporters, fearing a crackdown by what it called the illegal government. MORE..

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UNF Parliamentarians meet the Speaker

Parliamentarians of the United National Front (UNF) have held discussion with Speaker Karu Jayasuriya. MORE..

Unidentified womans body found in Mulleriyawa

The body of an unidentified woman has been discovered in the Kelanimulla area in Mulleriyawa. MORE..

Prime Minister meets with govt MPs

A discussion between Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and the parliamentary group of the government is currently underway at the Prime Ministers Office. MORE..

Three arrested trafficking over 4,000 tramadol tablets

Minuwangoda Police officers have arrested three suspects for the possession of 4,008 tramadol (Apple) tablets in the Minuwangoda town. MORE..

Singaporean held with gold jewellery worth over Rs 43m

A Singaporean national has been apprehended at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) in Katunayake while attempting to smuggle gold jewellery worth over Rs 43 million. MORE..

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