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MR supporters to contest from 'flower bud'

MR supporters to contest from 'flower bud'

Supporters of Mahinda Rajapaksa are prepared to contest the General election under a separate front if they are unable to...

Complaint on employment granted to graduates

Complaint on employment granted to graduates

General Secretary of the Graduate Employees' Union, Chandana Suriyaarachchi stated that a complaint was lodged with the Human Rights Commission...

Protest calls for removal of Justice Abrew

Protest calls for removal of Justice Abrew

A protest was held today (06) in Hulftsdorp urging to arrest Supreme Court judge - Sarath Abrew, who faces charges...

Nandimitra pulls 10 train compartments

Nandimitra pulls 10 train compartments

Forty-three year-old Sugath Kamal Nandimitra pulled 10 train compartments, weighing 300 tons, a distance of 180 feet from his neck.

China pressurizes to bring Mahinda back

China pressurizes to bring Mahinda back

The Chinese government is exerting pressure to bring Mahinda Rajapkasa back to power, ‘Sathhanda’ newspaper claims.

SLFP to contest under 'hand' ; Anura Yapa to be ousted

SLFP to contest under 'hand' ; Anura Yapa to be ousted

Several rounds of discussion are underway with the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) reportedly planning to contest the upcoming General...

State media under polls chief’s control

State media under polls chief’s control

Elections commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya says state media will remain under his control during the election period as per the new...

Hirunika, a vision in white

Hirunika, a vision in white

Western Provincial Councillor Hirunika Premachandra is to enter wedlock today (06).

Murder suspect actress’s ex-lover, an MP

Murder suspect actress’s ex-lover, an MP

The tele drama actress and model, who was arrested at Bogahamaditta in Haliela in connection with the fatal knife attack...

Won't contest Gen. election - Sanath

Won't contest Gen. election - Sanath

Deputy Minister Sanath Jayasuriya has said that he does not intend to contest the upcoming general election.

USA beat Japan 5-2 in World Cup final

USA beat Japan 5-2 in World Cup final

Carli Lloyd scored an incredible 13-minute hat-trick as the United States thrashed Japan to win their third Women's World Cup...

SLFP to leave UPFA!

SLFP to leave UPFA!

The SLFP is at talks to leave the UPFA, very reliable sources told Sri Lanka Mirror.

Fmr. MP 'blackmails' over Ethanol case

Fmr. MP 'blackmails' over Ethanol case

After Customs raided a stock of Ethanol illegally brought down by a former Parliamentarian, another MP has obtained a sum...

No nominations for MR, Maithri assures

No nominations for MR, Maithri assures

President Maithripala Sirisena has assured former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga that neither Mahinda Rajapaksa or any individuals facing corruption charges...

Chandrika’s decision within 24 hrs.

Chandrika’s decision within 24 hrs.

Chandrika Kumaratunga chaired a meeting today (05) to discuss as to what should be done after former president Mahinda Rajapaksa...

'Sri Lanka will never pose a threat to India'

'Sri Lanka will never pose a threat to India'

'We have nothing to gain by helping any other country to become a threat to India,' former Sri Lanka president...

Maithri won’t be at Rajapaksa’s platform

Maithri won’t be at Rajapaksa’s platform

President Maithripala Sirisena has assured ministers loyal to him that he would not be in the campaign platform of his...

Attempt to make SLFP break away from UPFA

Attempt to make SLFP break away from UPFA

A group that supported Maithripala Sirisena at the presidential election is making an attempt to make the SLFP break away...

Sudharma loses port rice packet order

Sudharma loses port rice packet order

Businessman Sudharma Nettikumara has lost an order to supply rice parcels to the port.

Record viewers for Mervyn’s ad

Record viewers for Mervyn’s ad

The commercial advertisement featuring former minister Mervyn Silva for ‘Sathhanda’ newspaper has had more than 100,000 viewers within 24 hours.

No motorcycles yet for P’naruwa policemen

No motorcycles yet for P’naruwa policemen

The distribution of motorcycles to policemen in Polonnaruwa district has been put off indefinitely.

JHU leaves UPFA

JHU leaves UPFA

The JHU is leaving the UPFA, says its general secretary Patali Champika Ranawaka.

Arjuna to UNP, JHU-UNP talks fail

Arjuna to UNP, JHU-UNP talks fail

Ports and shipping minister Arjuna Ranatunga is going to join the UNP, say political sources.

Women’s cricket team coach removed

Women’s cricket team coach removed

Jeewantha Kulathunga has been removed as coach of the women’s national cricket team, cricket sources say.

Hirunika to become Mrs.!

Hirunika to become Mrs.!

Provincial councilor Hirunika Premachandra, daughter of slain former MP Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra, is going to marry in a few hours...

Now read ‘Sathhanda’ online

Now read ‘Sathhanda’ online

With its official launch today (05), ‘Sathhanda’ newspaper has started its online version too.

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