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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.

‘Without Mahinda, UNP will gain 2/3 majority’

‘Without Mahinda, UNP will gain 2/3 majority’

Justifying the decision to give nominations to his predecessor Mahinda Rajapaksa, president Maithripala Sirisena says that without strengthening the UPFA...

‘No party decision to give nominations to Mahinda’

‘No party decision to give nominations to Mahinda’

The SLFP has taken no decision to give nominations to former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, said ex-president Chandrika Kumaratunga.

President betrayed mandate - Vasudeva

President betrayed mandate - Vasudeva

By giving nominations to former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, President Maithripala Sirisena had betrayed the mandate he received on Jan. 08...

Will join UNP - S.B. Nawinna

Will join UNP - S.B. Nawinna

SLFP Treasurer - minister S.B. Nawinna has said that he will crossover to the UNP to contest the upcoming General...

Signature campaign for 'March 12 Declaration' ends today

Signature campaign for 'March 12 Declaration' ends today

The 10-day campaign to obtain signatures for the 'March 12 Declaration' ends today (04).

Education, a Right - IUSF

Education, a Right - IUSF

The Inter University Students' Federation (IUSF) is to initiate a movement against the money collection in schools and various forms...

No nominations for MR supporters

No nominations for MR supporters

It has been decided that no pro-Rajapaksa individual who is facing fraud and corruption allegations will be granted nominations from...

Won't betray Jan.08 mandate - President

Won't betray Jan.08 mandate - President

President Maithripala SIrisena has said that he would never betray the millions who granted him their mandate on January 08...

Speedy issue of NIC's

Speedy issue of NIC's

Commissioner General of Registration of Persons R.M.S. Sarath Kumara has said G.C.E. A/L exam applicants who are yet to obtain...

Election laws would be strictly enforced - polls chief

Election laws would be strictly enforced - polls chief

Election laws would be strictly enforced from July 06 onwards, the day the nominations begin, say Elections commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya.

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