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Dr. Thenuwara appointed new President of FUTA

Dr. Thenuwara appointed new President of FUTA

Dr. Chandragupta Thenuwara, of University of Peradeniya has been appointed as the new President of the Federation of University Teachers Associations (FUTA). MORE...

August 31, 2015  02:28 pm|

Indian police to fight drug traffickers to Sri Lanka

Indian police to fight drug traffickers to Sri Lanka

As Indian authorities witnessed a spurt in smuggling of drugs to Sri Lanka via the sea route, the district police have constituted D-Team, an exclusive police team to mount surveillance on drug traffickers and contain the smuggling activities, the Hindu Newspaper reported today. MORE...

July 18, 2015  09:59 am|

Sri Lanka cheers end of Iran sanctions

Sri Lanka cheers end of Iran sanctions

The easing of sanctions on Iran will deliver a much needed pick-me-up to Sri Lanka`s troubled tea industry by allowing the resumption of direct exports to one of its main markets, the government said Wednesday. MORE..

July 15, 2015  10:19 pm|

Guinness Record initiative in tea plucking

Guinness Record initiative in tea plucking

Sri Lanka Tourism, Sri Lanka Tea Board and Sri Lankan Airlines initiated a Sri Lanka Guinness Record on the sidelines of the Asia Pacific Onboard Travel (APOT) partners congress 2015. MORE..

June 5, 2015  12:21 pm|

Missing Sri Lankan teenager found safe

Missing Sri Lankan teenager found safe

A Sri Lankan teenager has been found safe after she went missing from a bus stop on Thursday night in Brisbane, Australia. MORE..

June 5, 2015  10:08 am|

Police fire tear gas to disperse protest outside UGC

Police fire tear gas to disperse protest outside UGC

Police used tear gas and water cannon to disperse members of the Inter-University Bhikku Front who tried to forcibly enter the UGC premises at Ward Place a short while ago, the Ada Derana reporter confirmed.

April 29, 2015  02:07 pm|

Talawakelle demonstrators call-off protest

Talawakelle demonstrators call-off protest

The police fired tear gas to disperse a group of protesters near the Talawakelle railway station, a short while ago. MORE...

February 1, 2015  04:44 pm|

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