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Heartbreaking to see Muttiahs change - Thilanga

Heartbreaking to see Muttiahs change - Thilanga

It is heartbreaking to see that legendary cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan is coaching the Australian team against his country at his hometown in Kandy, Sri Lanka Cricket President Thilanga Sumathipala says. MORE...

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President enshrines treasures at Moragahakanda

President enshrines treasures at Moragahakanda

The President enshrined treasures at the Moragahakanda Reservoir Project, a short while ago on Monday (25). MORE...

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President to meet Joint Opposition MPs of SLFP today

President to meet Joint Opposition MPs of SLFP today

The Parliamentarians of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) who represent the Joint Opposition will have a discussion with President Maithripala Sirisena today (25). MORE...

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Sri Lanka woos Chinese firms for $10 bn project

Sri Lanka woos Chinese firms for $10 bn project

Sri Lanka has started talks with Chinese investors on the $10 billion Hambantota Economic Project to be implemented in the southern region of the island nation. MORE...

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Canada, UK renew calls for reconciliation in Sri Lanka

Canada, UK renew calls for reconciliation in Sri Lanka

Even as Sri Lanka observes 33rd anniversary of the anti-Tamil riots which triggered a long civil war, Canada and the United Kingdom, both known for having a significant number of Tamil diaspora, have renewed their call to Sri Lanka to fulfill commitments on human rights and democracy. MORE...

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Iran to seal oil sale deal with Sri Lanka

Iran to seal oil sale deal with Sri Lanka

Iranian and Sri Lankan oil ministers have begun a fresh round of oil talks over signing the first oil sale contract in the post-sanction era.

(0)Comments | July 24, 2016  8:42 pm

India informally protests to Lanka about Pakistani demo on Kashmir?

India informally protests to Lanka about Pakistani demo on Kashmir?

India has unofficially told the Sri Lankan government that it is concerned about the Pakistan High Commission-organized anti-Indian demonstration on Kashmir held here on July 21, the New Indian Express reports. MORE...

(0)Comments | July 24, 2016  5:04 pm

Probe the cabinet first - Wimal

Probe the cabinet first - Wimal

The true culprits in the cases behind journalists Lasantha Wickrematunge and Prageeth Eknaligoda are in the Cabinet, National Freedom Front leader Wimal Weerawansa MP claims. MORE...

video (0)Comments | July 24, 2016  4:45 pm

Navy apprehends three fishermen engaged in illegal fishing

Navy apprehends three fishermen engaged in illegal fishing

The Navy has arrested three local fishermen who engaged in illegal fishing activities using monofilament nets in the seas off Southbar. MORE...

(0)Comments | July 24, 2016  3:08 pm

PM makes threats to media - Namal

PM makes threats to media - Namal

The Prime Minister makes threats to media, Hambantota District MP Namal Rajapaksa says. MORE...

video (0)Comments | July 24, 2016  3:06 pm

Sri Lanka condemns deadly shooting in Munich

Sri Lanka condemns deadly shooting in Munich

Sri Lanka has condemned the deadly shooting in the German city of Munich on Friday which left at least 9 people dead and 16 others injured. MORE...

(0)Comments | July 24, 2016  2:30 pm

Minuwangoda District Court Judge interdicted

Minuwangoda District Court Judge interdicted

The Judicial Service Commission has decided to interdict a Judge of the Minuwangoda District Court, a source said. MORE...

(0)Comments | July 24, 2016  1:16 pm

Triple murder in Batticaloa?

Triple murder in Batticaloa?

The Batticaloa police have launched an investigation in connection with the suspicious deaths of three people from the same family, police said. MORE...

video (0)Comments | July 24, 2016  11:36 am

Only Joint Opposition is there to protect people now - Dinesh

Only Joint Opposition is there to protect people now - Dinesh

The Joint Opposition has become the guardians of the people, MP Dinesh Gunawardena says. MORE...

video (0)Comments | July 24, 2016  11:01 am

Navy seizes 156 kg of Kerala Cannabis

Navy seizes 156 kg of Kerala Cannabis

The naval personnel who were on duty at the Radar Station at SLNS Therapuththa in Silawathurai belonging to the North Western Naval Command have seized 156 kilograms of Kerala Cannabis. MORE...

(0)Comments | July 24, 2016  10:29 am

Lankan judges on India study

Lankan judges on India study

To strengthen international relations, Indian Judges are going to share their experiences with the Judges of the neighbouring countries and telling them how India is dealing with the huge backlog of pending cases. MORE...

(0)Comments | July 24, 2016  8:34 am

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Australia seek Muralis help as they take on weakened Sri Lanka

Australia seek Muralis help as they take on weakened Sri Lanka

Australia will be looking to local legend and one-time bogeyman Muttiah Muralitharan to inspire them to success on his home patch as the worlds number one Test team begins a three-match series in Sri Lanka later this week. MORE...

(0)Comments | July 24, 2016  4:25 pm

Russia fails to overturn athlete ban for Rio Olympics

Russia fails to overturn athlete ban for Rio Olympics

A decision to ban Russian track and field athletes from Rio 2016 over the countrys alleged state-sponsored doping regime has been upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 21, 2016  4:48 pm

Injuries force Test-by-Test Sri Lanka squad selection

Injuries force Test-by-Test Sri Lanka squad selection

Given Sri Lankas growing injury concerns, the national selectors will pick a squad ahead of each Test for their upcoming three-match series against Australia, which begins on July 26.

(0)Comments | July 18, 2016  10:43 am

Murali heads to rival Australia camp ahead of Sri Lanka series

Murali heads to rival Australia camp ahead of Sri Lanka series

Keen to beat Sri Lanka in their own spin game, Australia have roped in local spin great Muttiah Muralitharan to help their slow bowlers ahead of the three-test series beginning at Pallekele later this month. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 14, 2016  3:59 pm

Isipathana thrash Royal to win Presidents Trophy

Isipathana thrash Royal to win Presidents Trophy

Isipathana College beat Royal College 47-12 and won the Presidents Trophy knockout rugby tournament final at the Race Course grounds on Wednesday (July 13). MORE..

(0)Comments | July 13, 2016  7:24 pm

Entertainment

Rohit Khandelwal becomes first Indian to win Mr. World

Rohit Khandelwal becomes first Indian to win Mr. World

Rohit Khandelwal has become the first Indian to win the coveted title of Mr. World 2016 at the grand finale of the Mr. World competition held at the Southport Theatre & Convention Centre in Southport, UK. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 22, 2016  11:40 am

Garry Marshall dies at 81

Garry Marshall dies at 81

Garry Marshall who directed the hit movies Pretty Woman and The Princess Diaries has passed away last evening (19) due to pneumonia at the age 81. MORE...

(0)Comments | July 20, 2016  10:17 am

Mick Jagger is becoming a dad for the 8th time

Mick Jagger is becoming a dad for the 8th time

The rolling stones frontman, who is 72 is expecting his eighth child from his 29 year old girlfriend Ballerina Melanie Hamrick. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 16, 2016  12:23 pm

Prince George to recieve a Puppy on his birthday

Prince George to recieve a Puppy on his birthday

Prince George turns three on next Friday (22). His parents Prince William And Duchess Catherine plans to buy a Train set and Bolonka Zwetnas dog, a breed which can cost up to 1,800. MORE..

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Worlds biggest online piracy site goes offline as founder is arrested

Worlds biggest online piracy site goes offline as founder is arrested

The alleged boss of the worlds biggest online piracy site, Kickass Torrents, was hit with US criminal charges Wednesday, accused of distributing over $1 billion worth of illegally copied films, music and other content. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 21, 2016  06:45 pm

Pokmon Go keeps shattering records

Pokmon Go keeps shattering records

A week after its initial release, the hype around Pokmon Go is still growing. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 14, 2016  04:55 pm

NASAs Juno spacecraft enters Jupiters orbit

NASAs Juno spacecraft enters Jupiters orbit

NASAS Juno spacecraft capped a five-year journey to Jupiter late Monday with a do-or-die engine burn to sling itself into orbit, setting the stage for a 20-month dance around the biggest planet in the solar system to learn how and where it formed. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 5, 2016  01:30 pm

Tesla autopilot is being investigated after Model S driver dies in crash

Tesla autopilot is being investigated after Model S driver dies in crash

Federal regulators opened a preliminary probe into the autopilot feature on a Tesla Model S electric car after a fatal crash involving the technology, Tesla said Thursday. MORE..

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