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Prez, PM or Justice Minister can’t intervene in judicial matters

Friday, 18 August 2017 17:53

Justice Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe, responding to remarks made by Deputy Minister Ajith P. Perera, said today that neither the President, Prime Minister nor the Justice Minister had powers to intervene in judicial matters. He said the possibility of appoi..

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PM declared open newly constructed houses

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Catoon of the day

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Flood relief and reconstruction work -- Why are funds underutilized: PM

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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today asked government officials why they had failed to spend the funds released by ...


JO holds protest against Govt.’s anniversary

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The joint opposition today launched a protest themed ‘Two Years of Gloom’ (Muusala Dewasara) against the com...


Heavy showers with strong winds across the country

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Heavy showers were experienced in most parts of the country today, according to our correspondents. Meanwhile, the Meteo...


Human smuggling: 18-year imprisonment sought for Lankan in Canada

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Crown lawyers in Canada are seeking an 18-year prison sentence for a Sri Lankan man convicted of human smuggling for his...


Ryan remanded till Aug.23

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The Medical Faculty Students’ Action Committee (MFSAC) convener Ryan Jayalath, who surrendered to the Maligakanda ...


Vice-Admiral Travis Sinniah new Navy Commander

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President Maithripala Sirisena today appointed the Eastern Naval Commander Rear Admiral Travis Sinniah, as new Navy Comm...


Lotteries Board back to Finance Ministry

Friday, 18 August 2017 11:36
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According to a Gazette notice the Development Lotteries and National Lotteries Boards has once again been reverted to th...


Lankan charged with seducing married woman

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A Sri Lankan was in the dock at the Magistrate's Court in Malaysia today facing two charges, issuing death threats a...


Biscuits banned in Sri Lankan dressing room: Gurusinha

Friday, 18 August 2017 10:43
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Sri Lankan players are not allowed to eat biscuits in the dressing room, according to the team manager, Asanka Gurusinha...


FM condemns the Barcelona terrorist attack

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The Ministry of Foreign affairs today condemned suspected terrorist attack in Barcelona, Spain which left at least 13 pe...


Geoffrey and Arjun's Perpetual Capital Holdings received Rs. 348 mn dividends: PTL CEO

Friday, 18 August 2017 09:21
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PTL CEO Kasun Palisena yesterday said that Perpetual Asset Management paid Rs. 348 million dividends to Perpetual Capita...


SIS officer nabbed at BIA with 2 kg of gold jewellery

Friday, 18 August 2017 08:48
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A State Intelligence Services (SIS) officer attached to the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) was arrested when a...


PCoI commends dedication of AG’s Department towards Inquiry

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Justice Prasanna Jayawardena yesterday appreciated the assistance provided by the Attorney General’s Department of...


Van hits pedestrians in Barcelona ‘terror attack’

Thursday, 17 August 2017 22:45
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A van has ploughed into crowds in Barcelona's famous Las Ramblas tourist area, the BBC reported a short while ago. &...


Wijeyadasa to make a special statement on Monday

Thursday, 17 August 2017 22:35
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Minister of Justice Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe, who was at the centre of controversy after being accused of violating the col...


Travis Sinniah to be named new Navy Commander

Thursday, 17 August 2017 21:48
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Eastern Naval Commander Rear Admiral Travis Sinniah is tipped to be appointed Navy Commander next week, Daily Mirror lea...


I know my Maths: Laksman Yapa

Thursday, 17 August 2017 20:04
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Public Enterprise Development State Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardana said today he knows his mathematics and he has se...


Rajitha's statement mere ignorance: JO

Thursday, 17 August 2017 19:20
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The joint opposition today charged that Cabinet Spokesman Minister Rajitha Senaratne’s statement on establishment ...


‘Govt. Corruption : Rajapaksas being hauled to CID to divert attention’

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Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa said in the wake of the ‘yamapalana’ government's fraud and corruptio...


JO to bring no-faith motion against Rajitha

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The joint opposition today charged that a no-faith motion should be brought against Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne wi...


Rajiv assassination: TN opposes premature release of SL convict

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The Tamil Nadu government has opposed the plea for premature release of B Robert Payas, a Sri Lankan national, convicted...


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