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Mihintale PS budget defeated

Mihintale PS budget defeated

The budget of UPFA-administered Mihintale Pradeshiya Sabha was defeated today (27).

BBS to support MR at Prez polls

BBS to support MR at Prez polls

The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) Organisation today (27) pledged their support to President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the upcoming presidential election.

Endorsing Maithri, a historic decision - UNP

Endorsing Maithri, a historic decision - UNP

The UNP says that the decision 'to endorse the legitimate Secretary General of the SLFP as the common opposition candidate...

Prez polls : 4th shooting incident in Kandy

Prez polls : 4th shooting incident in Kandy

Shots have been fired at the office of UNP MP MMA Halim, at Mawilmada, Kandy, in the early hours of...

Hiru rejects Sumathi awards

Hiru rejects Sumathi awards

Hiru Tv of ABC media network has not applied for any award at 19th Anchor Sumathi Awards, reports say.

'Police falls victim to Ebola'

'Police falls victim to Ebola'

The department of police is in chaos after a senior official from the ministry of Law and Order is attempting...

Phil Hughes dies

Phil Hughes dies

Australia Test batsman Phil Hughes has died, officials say.

FSP candidate, Duminda?

FSP candidate, Duminda?

The common candidate of several left wing political parties including the Frontline Socialist Party (FSP) is to be declared today...

Seniors dejected - Hirunika

Seniors dejected - Hirunika

It is the responsibility of the party leadership the retain dejected party members, UPFA Western Provincial Councillor Hirunika Premachandra has...

Maithri gets warm welcome at Sirikotha

Maithri gets warm welcome at Sirikotha

Common candidate of the opposition, Maithripala Sirisena was given a warm welcome at the UNP headquarters Sirikotha today (26).

MR gets challenged from the Left as well

MR gets challenged from the Left as well

General Secretary of United Socialist Party - Siritunga Jayasuriya states that he will contest as the presidential candidate of his...

Dayasiri kicked out from 'Swarnawahini' TV show?

Dayasiri kicked out from 'Swarnawahini' TV show?

North Western Provincial Council chief minister Dayasiri Jayasekera has lost an opportunity to participate in the 'Rata Kaatada' political talk...

Sri Lanka election monitors urge end to poll violence

Sri Lanka election monitors urge end to poll violence

Sri Lanka's elections chief and pro-democracy activists on Tuesday urged police to stem a spate of campaign-related violence that has...

Another UPFA parliamentarian joins UNP

Another UPFA parliamentarian joins UNP

UPFA Vanni district MP Hunais Farook has joined the United National Party (UNP), reports say.

Constitutional crisis:  A claymore for Mr. Sirisena to avoid

Constitutional crisis: A claymore for Mr. Sirisena to avoid

“The correctness or incorrectness of the political line decides everything”- Mao (1971)

Geetha dejected?

Geetha dejected?

I am not satisfied as I am unable to serve the public as provincial councillor,  government member of the Southern...

Pope's pics used for President's campaigning posters

Pope's pics used for President's campaigning posters

Catholic masses are deeply critical over pictures of His Holiness Pope Francis being used for the election campaigning activities of...

Maithri mission from Matara

Maithri mission from Matara

The maiden public rally of Presidential common candidate Maithripala Sirisena is to be held in Matara on Dec. 04.

MoU for multi-party govt.

MoU for multi-party govt.

The signing of an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at sealing a common agenda of a multi-party government between common...

TNA PS member cross over to govt.

TNA PS member cross over to govt.

Tamil National Alliance (TNA) member of Seruwila Pradeshiya Sabha K. Sivalogesvaram has crossed over to United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA).

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Oil price falls ahead of Opec meeting

Oil price falls ahead of Opec meeting

The price of oil has fallen as Opec oil producers prepare for their meeting on Thursday and data showed crude stocks rose last week.

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Ranjith begging to pass Blatter's budget

Ranjith begging to pass Blatter's budget

Ranjith Rodrigo, President of the Football Federation of Sri Lanka (FFSL) is making an attempt to secretively pass the budget of the expenses on FIFA President Sepp Blatter's visit to...

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India 'hanged' girls 'took their own lives'

India 'hanged' girls 'took their own lives'

India's top investigation agency has confirmed to the BBC that two teenage cousins who had allegedly been gang-raped and murdered had, in fact, taken their own lives.

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Brazil's capoeira gains UN cultural heritage status

Brazil's capoeira gains UN cultural heritage status

Capoeira - a Brazilian martial art form combining dance - has been given a special protected status by Unesco, the UN's cultural arm.

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Plight of Phil Hughes diverts England focus away from Sri Lanka

Plight of Phil Hughes diverts England focus away from Sri Lanka

England’s cricketers are in Colombo and about to begin a seven-match series agai...

Combat related PTSD among the Sri Lankan Army servicemen

Combat related PTSD among the Sri Lankan Army servicemen

The study investigated combat related PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) and...

5 convos you should be having with your friends!

5 convos you should be having with your friends!

1.YOUR FEELINGS "It's alright to feel bad some days, but if you continue to feel...

Candidacy: Why a Karu-JHU-CBK-SF option is better than Ranil

Candidacy: Why a Karu-JHU-CBK-SF option is better than Ranil

The best, as they say, must not be the enemy of the good. I have long advocated...

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