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New Secretary appointed to Agriculture Ministry

New Secretary appointed to Agriculture Ministry

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Mother and ‘exorcist’ remanded over 09-year-old’s death

The mother and the woman who performed a ritual on a 09-year-old girl in an alleged ‘exorcism’ have been remanded over the death of the child. MORE..

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Bus disregarding signal lights collides with express train

Two individuals have been critically injured when a bus collided with a Kandy-Colombo Fort express train at the Wanawasala railway crossing in Kelaniya this morning (01). MORE..

Court orders removal of Peliyagoda Police from investigations into assault on law student

The Colombo Magistrate’s Court has directed the IGP to remove the investigation into the alleged assault on law student Migara Gunaratne and his obstruction of duty at the Peliyagoda Police Station and direct it to another Special Investigation Unit. MORE..

Date set to consider Shani Abeysekara’s bail application

The Court of Appeal has set March 17 to consider the revision petitions filed by former Director of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) Shani Abeysekera and former Sub Inspector of CID Sugath Sugath Mendis. MORE..

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Archdiocese of Colombo declares a Black Sunday

The Archdiocese of Colombo decided to declare a Black Sunday, claiming that they are not satisfied with the report of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry which investigated the 2019 Easter Sunday terror attacks. MORE..

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2020 O/L exam commences

The G. C. E. Ordinary Level Examination for the year 2020 commences today (March 01) and is scheduled to be held until March 10. MORE..

At least 18 killed in Myanmar during anti-coup protests

Myanmar police fired on protesters around the country on Sunday in the bloodiest day of weeks of demonstrations against a military coup and at least 18 people were killed, the U.N. human rights office said. MORE..

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Coronavirus: 352 new positive cases within the day

Sri Lanka registered 148 more positive cases of COVID-19 today (February 28) as total novel coronavirus infections reported within the day reached 352. MORE..

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Sri Lanka’s COVID death toll up by 07 fatalities

Director-General of Health Services today (February 28) confirmed 07 new COVID-related fatalities in Sri Lanka. MORE..

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Country and nation are protected with intervention of religious leaders - PM

12 motor accident deaths within one day

Sri Lanka’s COVID death toll up by 07 fatalities

Sajith promises proper investigation into Easter attack under his govt (English)

Rohana Lakshman Piyadasa on conspiracy to destroy SLFP (English)

Medawachchiya College student's request to President fulfilled (English)

Vaccination has become politicized - Anura

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NASA releases first video and audio of rover landing on Mars

NASA releases first video and audio of rover landing on Mars

Facebook reverses ban on news pages in Australia

Facebook reverses ban on news pages in Australia

WhatsApp to go ahead with changes despite backlash

WhatsApp to go ahead with changes despite backlash

Facebook blocks users in Australia from finding or sharing news

Facebook blocks users in Australia from finding or sharing news

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Lady Gaga’s dog-walker shot and bulldogs stolen

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Daft Punk split after 28 years

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Emma Stone stars as the classic Disney villain in ‘Cruella’

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