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2015/03/30 21:16
2015/03/30 21:16
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Work on the Colombo Port City Project has been put on hold by the government due to various concerns. Prime amongst them is the procedure adopted in getting the project off the ground. Environment and...
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2015/03/30 21:16
2015/03/30 21:16
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2015/03/30 20:31
2015/03/30 20:31
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Deputy Foreign Minister Ajith Perera said LTTE's front organisations operate businesses overseas to generate funds in an attempt to revive the outfit. "Their front organisations operate businesses...
2015/03/30 15:44
2015/03/30 15:44
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Sri Lanka seeks India's help to evacuate citizens from Yemen The Sri Lankan government has sought help from India and the UN to help evacuate Sri Lankans who are caught up in the war in Yemen, a...
2015/03/30 04:38
2015/03/30 04:38
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Sri Lanka to resume road projects with China Sri Lanka has decided to resume road development projects with China, an official said on Sunday. Udaya Ranjith Seneviratne, Secretary of the Sri Lankan...
2015/03/28 19:59
2015/03/28 19:59
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A new Authority is to be set up soon to give effect to the newly introduced Witness Protection Law, Justice Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe said. Pic: Times of Malta A separate Authority will soon be...
2015/03/28 19:58
2015/03/28 19:58
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Reinstating GSP Plus: �Lanka needs to improve human and labour rights record� The European Union delegation which began discussions on reinstating the GSP Plus trade concessions to Sri Lanka has...
2015/03/28 19:58
2015/03/28 19:58
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Udayanga Weeratunga missing: Former SLAF Commander grilled on massive financial losses to the State: Two-pronged investigation into questionable procurement: by Dilrukshi Handunnetti The...
2015/03/27 21:17
2015/03/27 21:17
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There is an important debate on the proposals to changes the current preferential voting system to a mixed electoral system that ensures representation of individual members for parliamentary...
2015/03/27 14:39
2015/03/27 14:39
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Sri Lanka, China held successful discussions: Minister The Sri Lankan government on Friday said that President Maithripala Sirisena, who is currently on a state visit to China, had held successful...
2015/03/26 20:17
2015/03/26 20:17
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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang yesterday expressed his contentment over the programme carried out by the new Sri Lankan government. "Me and my government will extend our fullest cooperation and support...
2015/03/26 13:59
2015/03/26 13:59
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Former Sri Lankan president Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga will head a special presidential task force to identify urgent reconciliation needs of the minority Tamil community, Prime Minister Ranil...
2015/03/25 19:59
2015/03/25 19:59
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The new Sri Lankan government has granted amnesty to over 41,000 military deserters, including 17 officers, enabling them to receive their legal discharge from the army. The military absentees can...
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2015/03/25 02:15
2015/03/25 02:15
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Chinese banks granted loans to Sri Lanka on concessionary rates without any conditions but merely on commercial terms, China Development Bank (CDB) Global Cooperation Department Deputy Director...
2015/03/24 20:16
2015/03/24 20:16
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President Maithripala Sirisena in a condolence message to the Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong on the Passing Away of the first Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Kuan Yew states: "I was...
2015/03/23 20:17
2015/03/23 20:17
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Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena will begin his first visit to China on 25th March, 2015 a short period after assuming duties as President. It has been the normal practice for former...
2015/03/23 20:03
2015/03/23 20:03
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The Sri Lankan government on Monday ordered the release of the 54 Indian fishermen arrested early Sunday by the Navy on charges of poaching. The decision comes a day ahead of the scheduled third...
2015/03/23 17:39
2015/03/23 17:39
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Protests against war probe in Jaffna A section of Tamils staged protests in Sri Lanka's north on Monday against a proposed domestic investigation on human rights abuses during the country's civil...
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2015/03/22 20:15
2015/03/22 20:15
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Dominik Stillhart is presently the Director Operations of the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) 2014. He is responsible for the strategic definition, conduct and review of humanitarian...
2015/03/22 15:21
2015/03/22 15:21
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Outspoken British rapper M.I.A. has slammed OPRAH WINFREY for allegedly ignoring her pleas to help raise awareness of the secret war between Sri Lankan government forces and her fellow Tamils. The...
2015/03/22 11:43
2015/03/22 11:43
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In a surprise move, the new Sri Lankan government is bringing back the long-pending CEPA with India to the negotiating table after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "gentle persuasion", a media report...
2015/03/30 21:16
2015/03/30 21:16
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