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Daily News
Rajitha, GMOA at warbetween the Health Minister and the Government Medical Officers’ Association (G
Rajitha, GMOA at war
Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
between the Health Minister and the Government Medical Officers’ Association (GMOA) heated up yesterday as Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne refused to be deterred by ‘threats to strike’ and calls for his removal. However, the doctors’... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Turkey donates flood reliefthe World Health assembly (WHA) in Geneva on May 24, Minister of Health, Nutrit
Turkey donates flood relief
Sunday Observer / Posted yesterday
the World Health assembly (WHA) in Geneva on May 24, Minister of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine Dr Rajitha Senaratne expressed his gratitude for the international community's overwhelming support for Sri Lanka in the... Read more
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Daily News
Fast rising tide against corruptionpolitics that rose above flood waters and landslide mud was the Cabinet Memoran
Fast rising tide against corruption
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
politics that rose above flood waters and landslide mud was the Cabinet Memorandum by four Ministers – Champika Ranawaka, Rajitha Senaratne, Arjuna Ranatunga and Sarath Fonseka – calling for a rapid and definitive battle against the forces of... Read more
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Daily News
The bona fide battle against corruptionhas been notoriously slow. The ministers who made this request to the President
The bona fide battle against corruption
Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
has been notoriously slow. The ministers who made this request to the President in the form of a Cabinet memorandum were Rajitha Senaratne, Champika Ranawaka, Sarath Fonseka and Arjuna Ranatunga. These ministers are from different political... Read more
5d
Daily News
ANUSHA PALPITA TURNS YAHAPALANAYA TOPSY-TURVY : Ediriweera Premaratne’s daughter launches scathing attack on ‘Raththaran’a report on the progress of the ongoing anti-corruption investigations. The jo
ANUSHA PALPITA TURNS YAHAPALANAYA TOPSY-TURVY : Ediriweera Premaratne’s daughter launches scathing attack on ‘Raththaran’
Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
a report on the progress of the ongoing anti-corruption investigations. The joint-Cabinet paper, presented by Dr. Rajitha Senaratne, Patali Champika Ranawaka, Sarath Fonseka and Arjuna Ranatunga, put forward the following requests: * The... Read more
5d
Daily News
Lankan delegation in Geneva for World Health AssemblyHealth Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne, Health Services Director General Dr. Pal
Lankan delegation in Geneva for World Health Assembly
Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne, Health Services Director General Dr. Palitha Mahipala, Health Secretary Anura Jayawickrama and a 14 member Sri Lankan delegation are in Geneva for the 69th session of the World Health Assembly, a Health Ministry... Read more
8d
Sunday Observer
Many countries reach out in many waystogether with Disaster Management Minister Anura Priyadharshana Yapa and Health
Many countries reach out in many ways
Sunday Observer / Posted 8 days ago
together with Disaster Management Minister Anura Priyadharshana Yapa and Health and Indigenous Medicine Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne briefed the Heads of Diplomatic Missions and International Organizations based in Colombo, on the disaster,... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Cabinet defers paper on anti-corruption delaysapproach of the Police and the Attorney General�s Department with regard to bri
Cabinet defers paper on anti-corruption delays
Sunday Observer / Posted 8 days ago
approach of the Police and the Attorney General�s Department with regard to bribery and corruption investigations. Minister Rajitha Senaratne, who co-sponsored the cabinet paper, also supported his cabinet colleague�s claims. The President,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Sri Lanka landslides kill at least 73 with scores more missinga large number of doctors and nursing staff to ensure there is no outbreak of w
Sri Lanka landslides kill at least 73 with scores more missing
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
a large number of doctors and nursing staff to ensure there is no outbreak of waterborne diseases,” the health minister, Rajitha Senaratne, told AFP. The accommodation booking website Airbnb listed at least 29 places offering free lodging for... Read more
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Daily News
[Parliament–R Sampanthan, Chief Government Whip Gayantha Karunatillake, Chief Opposition Wh
[Parliament–
Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
R Sampanthan, Chief Government Whip Gayantha Karunatillake, Chief Opposition Whip Anura Kumara Dissanayake, Ministers Dr Rajitha Senaratne, Mahinda Samarasinghe, Ajith P Perera, MPs Dinesh Gunawardena and Douglas Devananda. It was noted that in... Read more
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Daily News
Devastated - Aranayaka, worst ever landslide in Sri Lankafor items such as motor boats, purification tablets and equipment to continue r
Devastated - Aranayaka, worst ever landslide in Sri Lanka
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
for items such as motor boats, purification tablets and equipment to continue rescue and relief efforts. Health Minister, Rajitha Senaratne said they are dealing with a severe shortage of toilets for the displaced and were looking at a... Read more
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Daily News
Rajitha orders unlimited funds to deal with emergencyHealth Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne has ordered a release of funds to all dis
Rajitha orders unlimited funds to deal with emergency
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne has ordered a release of funds to all districts without limits to offer health services to those affected by extreme weather, Health Services Director General Dr. Palitha Mahipala said. According to Dr.... Read more
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The Hindu
Sri Lanka floods: situation under control, says governmentMinister Mangala Samaraweera along with Minister of Disaster Management Anura P
Sri Lanka floods: situation under control, says government
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
Minister Mangala Samaraweera along with Minister of Disaster Management Anura Priyadarshana Yapa and Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne, who briefed international community of the situation, later said a coordinating committee had been set up... Read more
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Daily News
‘Trolling’ Joint Oppositionwould use armed forces to retain power in the face of a defeat. However, he con
‘Trolling’ Joint Opposition
Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
would use armed forces to retain power in the face of a defeat. However, he constantly maintained ties with the likes of Rajitha Senaratne who were stalwarts of the Sirisena camp. Mervyn Silva is not a nincompoop in terms of ‘electoral... Read more
12d
Daily News
GMOA talks with Minister on post intern list successfulThe discussion held with Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne last evening on
GMOA talks with Minister on post intern list successful
Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
The discussion held with Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne last evening on the post intern list issue was very successful and we expect a positive response by next Monday (May 23),GMOA Secretary Dr.Nalinda Herath told the ‘Daily News’ last... Read more
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Daily News
War heroes’ salary anomalies will be rectified: Ruwanfee from these heroes due to the intervention of Minister Nimal Siripala de Sil
War heroes’ salary anomalies will be rectified: Ruwan
Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
fee from these heroes due to the intervention of Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva. With the intervention of Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne, public hospital authorities also agreed to give priority to the Virusara Privilege Cards,” the State... Read more
18d
Daily News
Ministry of Health has taken steps to cultivate cannabis for exportThe Minister of Health Rajitha Senaratne has revealed that Sri Lanka has receiv
Ministry of Health has taken steps to cultivate cannabis for export
Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
The Minister of Health Rajitha Senaratne has revealed that Sri Lanka has received a proposal from Western countries to export cannabis for the production of Ayurvedic medicine. He said it is planned to be implemented. The Health Minister said that... Read more
18d
Daily News
Rajapaksas’ financial transactions using Gamini Senarath’s driver revealedmembers, etc. through the driver of Gamini Senarath, had now been revealed, Hea
Rajapaksas’ financial transactions using Gamini Senarath’s driver revealed
Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
members, etc. through the driver of Gamini Senarath, had now been revealed, Health Minister and Cabinet Co-Spokesman Dr. Rajitha Senaratne said. “A sum of Rs. 12,670 million was withdrawn from an account in a Colombo bank on January 7, which is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sri Lanka probes UN claims of ongoing police torturein 2009. The government pledged an investigation after ministers met to discus
Sri Lanka probes UN claims of ongoing police torture
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
in 2009. The government pledged an investigation after ministers met to discuss Mendez's allegations on Tuesday, spokesman Rajitha Senaratne told reporters in Colombo. "We are going to investigate this and ensure that there is no room for... Read more
21d
Daily News
National Nutrition Month in Juneannually marked to uplift the nutrition condition of the people will comprise o
National Nutrition Month in June
Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
annually marked to uplift the nutrition condition of the people will comprise of several national, divisional, and rural level programmes The inauguration ceremony will be held on June 6 under the patronage of Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senar... Read more
25d
Daily News
No room for drug shortage - Dr. Palitha MahipalaHealth Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne is studying the issue of the National Med
No room for drug shortage - Dr. Palitha Mahipala
Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne is studying the issue of the National Medicines Regulatory Authority (NMRA). He will make right decisions. No drug shortage will occur this year or the next year, Health Services Director General Dr. Palitha... Read more
28d
Daily News
Audit Bill before Cabinet next WednesdayThe Audit Bill will be presented to the Cabinet next Wednesday, Health, Nutriti
Audit Bill before Cabinet next Wednesday
Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
The Audit Bill will be presented to the Cabinet next Wednesday, Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne said. He was addressing a May Day rally organised by the Sri Lanka Republic Health Services Association at... Read more
28d
Daily News
Nobody can topple Government: RajithaThe current government will not collapse, despite attempts by the Mahinda facti
Nobody can topple Government: Rajitha
Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
The current government will not collapse, despite attempts by the Mahinda faction to bring it down, Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne said yesterday. He was speaking at the May Day rally organized by National Movement for Democracy at Hyde Park... Read more
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29d
Sunday Observer
Basil on poaching spree for Kirulapone rallystirred up a controversy in the Sri Lankan political domain. Addressing the wee
Basil on poaching spree for Kirulapone rally
Sunday Observer / Posted 29 days ago
stirred up a controversy in the Sri Lankan political domain. Addressing the weekly Cabinet meeting on Wednesday, Minister Rajitha Senaratne sad the government would take measures to arrest the former diplomat soon. He said that Weeratunga visited... Read more
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