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TNPF MP Ponnambalam issued travel ban

TNPF MP Ponnambalam issued travel ban

An overseas travel ban has been imposed on the Chairman of the Tamil National People’s Front (TNPF) MP Gajendrakumar Ponnambalam....
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Diana Gamage citizenship case ruling postponed

Diana Gamage citizenship case ruling postponed

The Court of Appeal has postponed to July 25 the delivering of its ruling in a writ petition filed against state minister of touri...
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Only half of plastic-polythene waste gets collected, says CEA

Only half of plastic-polythene waste gets collected, says CEA

Only half of the up to 950 tons of plastic and polythene waste disposed each day in Sri Lanka gets collected, out of which just 10...
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President appoints several new High Court Judges

President appoints several new High Court Judges

President Ranil Wickremesinghe has handed over the Letters of Appointment to several new High Court Judges, the President’s Media...
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Election Commission opposes political appointments to monitor LG bodies

Election Commission opposes political appointments to monitor LG bodies

The Election Commission of Sri Lanka has expressed its discontent towards the recent decision to appoint a representative of the C...
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Sports

Tharushi Karunarathna wins Gold in Asian Under 20 Junior Athletic Championship

Tharushi Karunarathna wins Gold in Asian Under 20 Junior Athletic Championship

Sri Lankan athlete Tharushi Karunarathna wins the Gold medal in the 800m women’s event at the Asian Under 20 Junior Athletic Champ...
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Angelo Mathews becomes the third Sri Lankan to score 7,000 Test runs

Angelo Mathews becomes the third Sri Lankan to score 7,000 Test runs

Former Captain Angelo Mathews today became the third Sri Lankan to score 7,000 Test runs. Mathews reached the milestone after scor...
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Chamika Karunaratne gets one-year suspended ban

Chamika Karunaratne gets one-year suspended ban

Sri Lanka Cricket said that at the disciplinary inquiry carried out by the three-member inquiry panel into the alleged violations...
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Entertainment

Seven actors in ‘Maria' win award at Hanoi Int’l Film Fest

Seven actors in ‘Maria' win award at Hanoi Int’l Film Fest

The seven actors in Aruna Jayawardene's film 'Maria' have shared the award for the best leading actor in feature length films at t...
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Harry Potter actor Robbie Coltrane dies aged 72

Harry Potter actor Robbie Coltrane dies aged 72

Actor Robbie Coltrane, who played Hagrid in the Harry Potter films, has died aged 72. He also appeared in ITV detective drama Crac...
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Sri Lankan wins Linnean Medal for Zoology, the ‘Nobel prize for naturalists’

Sri Lankan wins Linnean Medal for Zoology, the ‘Nobel prize for naturalists’

Sri Lankan author, educator and taxonomist, Rohan Pethiyagoda has been awarded the coveted Linnean Medal for Zoology 2022, conside...
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