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Sri Lanka must offer full support to UN probe - Cameron

Sri Lanka must offer full support to UN probe - Cameron

British Prime Minister David Cameron says he has offered support to the steps being taken by the government to address past issues while stressing that Sri Lanka should go further and continue to offer full support to the ongoing UN investigation. MORE..

April 15, 2015  12:14 pm|

Over 600 arrested for drunk driving

Over 600 arrested for drunk driving

Police have arrested 605 motorists for driving under the influence of alcohol following special operations launched in view of the festive season. MORE..

April 14, 2015  03:34 pm|

Motorists urged to not drink and drive this New Year

Motorists urged to not drink and drive this New Year

The Police Department today appealed to all motorists to refrain from driving while under the influence of alcohol. Special police teams have been deployed to arrest drunken drivers, police spokesman ASP Ruwan Gunasekara said.

April 14, 2015  10:42 am|

New Year embellishes national unity, equality and prosperity - PM

New Year embellishes national unity, equality and prosperity - PM

Sinhala and Tamil New Year is a national festival which embellishes the national unity, brotherhood, equality, pleasure and prosperity of which traditions are embedded in the culture of Sri Lankans whose lives are mostly based on an Agricultural economy since distance past, the Sri Lankan Prime Minister said in his New Year Message. MORE..

April 14, 2015  10:21 am|

New Year, spread of festivity amidst commitment to good governance - President

New Year, spread of festivity amidst commitment to good governance - President

What is special in this New Year celebration is the spread of festivity amidst the commitment to good governance that transcends differences of ethnicity, caste and community, with important strides being taken to realise the need for unity among all our people, President Maithripala Sirisena said in a New Year message. MORE..

April 14, 2015  10:15 am|

Extraordinary positive change has occurred in Sri Lanka - Kerry

Extraordinary positive change has occurred in Sri Lanka - Kerry

The United States says that this Sinhala and Tamil New Year has been marked by the extraordinary positive change that has occurred in Sri Lanka over the past several months represents a renewed opportunity for the people of Sri Lanka. MORE..

April 11, 2015  10:39 am|

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