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Parliament to debate a Govt take over of a leading private university

Parliament to debate a Govt take over of a leading private university

Trade Minister Bandula Gunawardena has submitted a proposal to take over the Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT)...
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No consolation for those who have taken power over the blood of the innocent – Cardinal

No consolation for those who have taken power over the blood of the innocent – Cardinal

His Eminence Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith emphasized that rulers who come to power on the blood of innocent victims of the Easter atta...
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Sri Lanka’s first sextuplets birth reported

Sri Lanka’s first sextuplets birth reported

Sri Lanka’s first sextuplets birth was reported from a private hospital in Colombo in the early hours of this morning (21). A 31-y...
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No fuel shortage, long queues due to rumours: CPC’s trade union

No fuel shortage, long queues due to rumours: CPC’s trade union

There is no shortage of fuel in the country and the reason behind having long queues is due to rumours spreading on social media r...
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Lanka IOC increases fuel prices

Lanka IOC increases fuel prices

Lanka IOC has decided to increase the price of Octane 92 Petrol and Auto Diesel with effect from midnight today (21). Accordingly,...
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Sports

Mahela appointed as ’Consultant’ for T20 World Cup

Mahela appointed as ’Consultant’ for T20 World Cup

Sri Lanka Cricket says that former Captain Mahela Jayawardena has been appointed as a consultant for the Sri Lanka National Team a...
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Norwegian women's beach handball team fined for not playing in bikinis

Norwegian women's beach handball team fined for not playing in bikinis

The Norwegian women’s beach handball team has been fined for refusing to play in bikini bottoms during a game in the sport’s Euro...
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Euro 2020: Parachute protester flies into France-Germany Euro match; several injured

Euro 2020: Parachute protester flies into France-Germany Euro match; several injured

UEFA has said "several people'' are being treated in the hospital for injuries caused by a protester who parachuted into Munich's...
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Entertainment

Actress Samantha Epasinghe succumbs to Covid-19

Actress Samantha Epasinghe succumbs to Covid-19

Popular actress Samantha Epasinghe has succumbed to Covid-19, reports say. She was being treated at the Horana Base Hospital when...
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Actress Sureni Senarath has passed away

Actress Sureni Senarath has passed away

Sri Lankan actress Sureni Senarath has passed away at the age of 62. The actress who has been suffering from illness for a long pe...
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IMF team now in Colombo continues consultations on technical assistance  

IMF team now in Colombo continues consultations on technical assistance  

Sri Lanka has dropped plans for a fresh bailout facility from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) but discussions are underway w...
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