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Army's new Chief of Staff - Major General Channa Weerasuriya

Army's new Chief of Staff - Major General Channa Weerasuriya

Major General Channa Weerasuriya was appointed as the Chief of Staff (COS) of the Sri Lanka Army on Tuesday (29). Major General Ch...
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Attorney general will not appear for SDIG Tennakoon

Attorney general will not appear for SDIG Tennakoon

The attorney general will not appear on behalf of senior DIG Deshabandu Tennakoon in a writ petition that seeks his arrest over th...
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Mahawa – Jaffna train service to be suspended for five months next year

Mahawa – Jaffna train service to be suspended for five months next year

Train services from Mahawa to Jaffna will be suspended for five months from 15 January 2023, Minister of Transport and Highways an...
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Sri Lanka has 6th highest food price inflation: World Bank

Sri Lanka has 6th highest food price inflation: World Bank

The World Bank in their latest assessment put out a list of 10 countries with the highest food price inflation. Sri Lanka was rank...
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Power cut schedule for 28th & 29th : Slight increase

Power cut schedule for 28th & 29th : Slight increase

PUCSL approved power cuts of 2 hours and 20minutes on 28th & 29th November as follows; Groups ABCDEFGHIJKLPQRSTUVW – 1hour dur...
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Sports

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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England beat Pakistan to win T20 World Cup

England beat Pakistan to win T20 World Cup

England tasted Twenty20 World Cup glory here today in the most dramatic style when Ben Stokes edged them past Pakistan in a thrill...
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Sri Lanka qualifies for Asian Netball Championships finals

Sri Lanka qualifies for Asian Netball Championships finals

Sri Lanka qualified for the finals of the 2022 Asian Netball Championships after defeating Hong Kong today (10). The team came out...
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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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