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To restore democracy, TNA should be banned - Gammanpila

To restore democracy, TNA should be banned - Gammanpila

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) should be banned as a political party, Pivithuru Hela Urumaya leader Udaya Gammanpila says. MORE...

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Sri Lankan ambassador calls on Nepal PM Dahal

Sri Lankan ambassador calls on Nepal PM Dahal

Sri Lankas ambassador to Nepal W Swarnalatha Perera has paid a courtesy call on Nepalese Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal at latters official residence today. MORE...

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GCE Ordinary Level examination begins Tuesday

GCE Ordinary Level examination begins Tuesday

The GCE Ordinary Level examination begins tomorrow. Over 700,000 candidates will sit for the Examination at 5669 centers islandwide. MORE...

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Keppetipola Disawe no longer to be called as a traitor

Keppetipola Disawe no longer to be called as a traitor

Sri Lanka announced plans on Monday to rescind a list of 19 nationals described as traitors for leading an insurrection against colonial rule nearly 200 years ago. MORE...

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Provincial Councilor Jagath Kumara released on bail

Provincial Councilor Jagath Kumara released on bail

A Western Provincial Councilor who surrendered after an investigation launched against him for allegedly assaulting a cop during a protest near the Parliament has been released on bail on Monday. MORE...

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Sri Lankan Marine Corps conduct joint drill with U.S. counterparts

Sri Lankan Marine Corps conduct joint drill with U.S. counterparts

Marines and Sailors of the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit and Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group, embarked aboard the USS Somerset, participated in a Theater Security Cooperation exchange, training side-by-side with the recently inaugurated Sri Lankan Marine Corps at Sri Lanka Naval Base, Trincomalee, the DVIDS reports. MORE...

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Religious freedom has been ensured in Sri Lanka: President

Religious freedom has been ensured in Sri Lanka: President

Freedom of following any religion has been ensured in Sri Lanka, as religious philosophies help people live more virtuous and disciplined lives said the President at the bicentennial celebration of the Methodist Church of Thempola, Raddolugama. MORE...

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Jayalalithaa fine after surgery, says party, hospital more circumspect

Jayalalithaa fine after surgery, says party, hospital more circumspect

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, who is in a very critical condition after a cardiac arrest according to hospital sources, has had a heart surgery this morning, her party the AIADMK said. MORE...

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Court rejects Karuna Ammans bail application

Court rejects Karuna Ammans bail application

The Colombo Magistrates Court Monday rejected a bail application filed on behalf of former Deputy Minister Vinayagamoorthy Muralitharan alias Karuna Amman who has been remanded for allegedly misusing a state vehicle. MORE...

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Japanese Naval Ship arrives at the Port of Colombo

Japanese Naval Ship arrives at the Port of Colombo

A Japan Maritime Self Defence Force Ship Kirisame has arrived at the Port of Colombo on a goodwill and replenishment visit. MORE...

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High Court grants bail to Tissa Attanayake

High Court grants bail to Tissa Attanayake

The Colombo High Court today granted bail to former General Secretary of the United National Party (UNP) Tissa Attanayake in the case against him for allegedly preparing fraudulent documents, Ada Derana reporter said. MORE...

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Italian Prime Minister resigns in populist revolt

Italian Prime Minister resigns in populist revolt

Italian voters have dealt a serious defeat to the government of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi. In a referendum Sunday, they rejected Renzis proposed constitutional reforms, which would have changed the balance of power between the executive and Parliament. MORE...

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New Zealand Prime Minister John Key in surprise resignation

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key in surprise resignation

John Key has announced that he will resign as prime minister of New Zealand, after eight years in the job. Called it the hardest decision Ive ever made, an emotional Mr Key said I dont know what Ill do next. MORE...

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Sri Lanka to buy Chinese Xian Y20 military-cum-civil transport planes?

Sri Lanka to buy Chinese Xian Y20 military-cum-civil transport planes?

Sri Lanka is to buy China-made Xian Y20 military-cum civil transport planes, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe told South China Morning Post. MORE....

(0)Comments | December 4, 2016  9:29 pm

Constitutional reform programme launched amidst chaos in the country - MR

Constitutional reform programme launched amidst chaos in the country - MR

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa has highlighted some of the most harmful recommendations that have been submitted to the constitutional reform programme. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 4, 2016  3:32 pm

India to supply locomotives, train sets to Sri Lanka

India to supply locomotives, train sets to Sri Lanka

Indian Railways has got the export order of supplying 10 locomotives and six DMU train sets to Sri Lanka. The total size of the order is Rs 700 crore (Indian rupees). MORE...

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Sports

Griezmann joins Ronaldo & Messi on Fifa Best Player list

Griezmann joins Ronaldo & Messi on Fifa Best Player list

The three nominees for The Best FIFA Mens Player Award have been revealed, with perennial rivals Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi joined by Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann in the final three. MORE..

(0)Comments | December 3, 2016  2:55 pm

Sri Lanka sign up Wasim Akram as mentor ahead of South Africa tour

Sri Lanka sign up Wasim Akram as mentor ahead of South Africa tour

Sri Lanka Cricket has announced that Pakistani legend Wasim Akram has accepted their offer to mentor the senior team ahead of their grueling tour of South Africa. Akram will organize a day-long coaching clinic in Colombo, which will be the first of a host of such clinics by foreign experts.

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Looking to get Herath to play for two more years - Jayasuriya

Looking to get Herath to play for two more years - Jayasuriya

He changed the grammar of the game when he played it, but Sanath Jayasuriya is facing a different challenge these days. MORE..

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Angelo Mathews wins Cricketer of the Year award

Angelo Mathews wins Cricketer of the Year award

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has been named as Cricketer of the Year 2015 while T M Dilshan was voted Dialog Peoples Player of the year 2016 at the Dialog Cricket Awards on Wednesday (30). MORE..

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Wasim Akram to train Sri Lankan fast bowlers

Wasim Akram to train Sri Lankan fast bowlers

Sri Lanka Cricket introduces new initiative aimed at boosting standards of cricket. King of Swing to launch SLCs Legends Series on 1st December. MORE..

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Entertainment

La La Land named best film by New York film critics

La La Land named best film by New York film critics

Damien Chazelles Los Angeles musical La La Land has been named best film of the year by the New York Film Critics Circle. MORE..

(0)Comments | December 2, 2016  01:25 pm

Drake & Rihanna Top Spotifys Year-End Lists

Drake & Rihanna Top Spotifys Year-End Lists

Drake, Justin Bieber and Rihanna top this years Spotify year-end lists looking at the streaming services most popular acts. MORE..

(0)Comments | December 1, 2016  12:09 pm

Ed Balls: Strictly has released my inner Beyonce

Ed Balls: Strictly has released my inner Beyonce

Ed Balls says Strictly Come Dancing has taught him he has an inner Beyonce - and he is already thinking of getting to the final of the dance contest. MORE...

(0)Comments | November 27, 2016  07:35 pm

Kanye West hospitalized after canceling tour

Kanye West hospitalized after canceling tour

Kanye West was hospitalized for exhaustion on Monday shortly after canceling the remaining shows for his tour, a representative confirmed to The New York Times. MORE..

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Game Award Winners  Overwatch Wins Game of the Year

Game Award Winners Overwatch Wins Game of the Year

With the conclusion of the Game Awards 2016 in Los Angeles, we saw more than 20 awards handed out to deserving studios, games, and people. MORE..

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Netflix will let you download shows, movies for offline viewing

Netflix will let you download shows, movies for offline viewing

Netflix subscribers can now binge on many of their favorite shows and movies even when they dont have an Internet connection. MORE..

(0)Comments | December 1, 2016  12:02 pm

Google clamps down on sneaky malicious sites

Google clamps down on sneaky malicious sites

Sites that repeatedly violate Googles safe browsing policies will be classified as repeat offenders, the company said last week.MORE...

(0)Comments | November 27, 2016  07:27 pm

Oracle buys Dyn

Oracle buys Dyn

Oracle today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Dyn, the leading cloud-based Internet Performance and DNS provider that monitors, controls, and optimizes Internet applications and cloud services to deliver faster access, reduced page load times, and higher end-user satisfaction. MORE..

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