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Increase in lightning activities
Sunday, 20 April 2014, 10:00
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(Colombo Lankapuvath) The Met Department predicts severe lightning activities in the coming weeks in the country, said Deputy Media Director of the...
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Confidentiality of Facebook password vital
Sunday, 20 April 2014, 09:15
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(Colombo Lankapuvath) It is strictly informed that the password used to log on to the social network Facebook should not be passed on to another...
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Magampura Port: Second phase constructions begin
Sunday, 20 April 2014, 08:30
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(Colombo-Lankapuvath) The second phase construction work of the Magampura Mahinda Rajapakse International Harbour in Hambanthota have been commenced...
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Potential dengue risks
Sunday, 20 April 2014, 07:45
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(Colombo-Lankapuvath) With the prevailing rainy weather, a hike of dengue fever is being noted, said the Epidemic Diseases Unit of the Ministry of...
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Schools open for second term tomorrow
Sunday, 20 April 2014, 07:30
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(Colombo-Lankapuvath) All island wide government schools  would reopen tomorrow (21) for the second term.    The schools were closed...
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Mattala attack: Recording statements from tomorrow
Saturday, 19 April 2014, 19:00 (Colombo-Lankapuvath) Measures have been taken to record statements tomorrow (20) in relation to the incident occurred recently in Mattala where a...
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Injured Ven. Weththewe Pagngnakiththi Thera passed away
Saturday, 19 April 2014, 15:30 (Colombo-Lankapuvath) The Chief Incumbent of the Elpitiya Igala Saranankara Vihara, Ven. Weththewe Pagngnakiththi Thero, 63, passed away today (19)....
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1631 drunken drivers arrested
Saturday, 19 April 2014, 14:45
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(Colombo-Lankapuvath) At the special mission undertaken by the Police Department to get hold of drunken drivers during the festive season this April,...
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UN General Assembly President confirms participation at World Youth Forum
Saturday, 19 April 2014, 14:00
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(Colombo-Lankapuvath) The President of the United Nations General Assembly, Dr. John William Ashe has confirmed his participation at the World Youth...
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Civil policemen deployed near finance institutions and jewelry shops
Saturday, 19 April 2014, 13:45
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(Colombo-Lankapuvath) Measures would be taken to deploy civil policemen encircling finance institutions and jewelry shops, said the Police Media...
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Duchess appriciates Australia's warm welcome for her and George
Saturday, 19 April 2014, 13:30
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(Colombo-Lankapuvath) The Duchess of Cambridge has thanked Australia for the special welcome provided to her family. William, Kate and Prince George...
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Malinga and Thisara allowed to play IPL
Saturday, 19 April 2014, 13:00
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(Colombo-Lankapuvath) Sri Lankan cricketers, Lasith Malinga and Thisara Perera have been given approval of taking part in the Indian Premier League...
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Manmunai Bridge vested on people today
Saturday, 19 April 2014, 11:45
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(Colombo-Lankapuvath) The Manmunai Bridge constructed in the proximity of Kaathankudi Beach at Manmunai is to be declared open today (19) by...
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Islamabad school library named after Osama bin Laden
Saturday, 19 April 2014, 10:45
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(Colombo Lankapuvath) A Pakistani cleric who runs an Islamic seminary for girls in the capital of Islamabad has named the school's newly built...
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Electrical leakage causes fire in Dambulla shops
Saturday, 19 April 2014, 10:30
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(Colombo Lankapuvath) The cause for the fire that occurred yesterday (18) in a row of shops in front the Dambulla Economic Centre has been revealed...
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Katharagama bound pilgrims killed in accident
Saturday, 19 April 2014, 10:01
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(Colombo Lankapuvath) Five people were killed when the van they travelled drowned in the Detugamuwa Lake in Katharagama. The van had been carrying...
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Manmune Bridge vested on people
(Colombo, Lankapuvath)The bridge connecting Ampara and Batticaloa through Kokkadicolai was declared open yesterday (19) by President Mahinda Rajapaksa.  Many dignitaries including Governor of Readmore


Kate takes control
(Colombo Lankapuvath)The Duke and the Duchess of Cambridge toured Amberly Air Base in Brisbane this morning, which is the first Super Hornet squadron outside the US. Prince William stepped in to th Readmore


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International Recognition for Lankan Teachers at ‘Microsoft Education Global Forum 2014’
Thursday, 27 March 2014, 11:41
(Colombo Lankapuvath) Two Lankan Teachers selected from 23,000 teachers worldwide for innovative and effective use of ICT in the classroom Read more...
Orange sheds new light to ‘Work life Balance’
Thursday, 27 March 2014, 11:41
(Colombo Lankapuvath) Orange Electric, a company who places great emphasis on the welfare of its employees has recently implemented several... Read more...
400 Million People Victims of Cybercrime Every Year Cybersecurity Starts With Clean IT
Thursday, 27 March 2014, 09:00
(Colombo Lankapuvath)A study done by Microsoft in South East Asia on computers using pirated software show a 69% malware infection rate.  The... Read more...
Sara Bhoomi partners with Sadaharitha to cultivate Agar wood as a mixed crop and reap the golden harvest
Friday, 21 March 2014, 10:28
(Colombo Lankapuvath) Sadaharitha Plantations Ltd, a pioneer in the commercial forestry management industry has always strived to protect the... Read more...




TALES SANS TAILS

Commonwealth Secretary disapproves Canada's decision
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(Colombo, Lankapuvath) - Commonwealth Secretary Kamalesh Sharma in a statement says that he disapproves Canada's decision to suspend $ 10 million contribution to the Commonwealth Secretariat over the alleged human rights abuses in Sri Lanka.  However he has stated that in future Commonwealth Secretariat plans to get that funding back to the secretariat. 
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Gopi's attempt to revitalize LTTE defeated with Nedunkerni Mission
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(Clombo-Lankapuvath) Sri Lankan troops were triumphant yesterday (11) after successful completion of their mission to eliminate an attempt of resurgence of the brutel LTTE terrorism after five years of its eradication.   Upon a piece of information received by Army Intelligence Units, a military mission was launched at Dharmauram area in Kilinochchi in search of former LTTE operatives alleged of actively engaged in reorganizing the LTTE in the North East. 
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Manmune Bridge vested on people
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(Colombo, Lankapuvath)The bridge connecting Ampara and Batticaloa through Kokkadicolai was declared open yesterday (19) by President Mahinda Rajapaksa.  Many dignitaries including Governor of East Admiral Mohan Wijewickrama, Chief Minister Abdul Najeed Majeed, Project Minister Nirmala...
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Kate takes control
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(Colombo Lankapuvath)The Duke and the Duchess of Cambridge toured Amberly Air Base in Brisbane this morning, which is the first Super Hornet squadron outside the US. Prince William stepped in to the flight seat first while Kate watched on. Kate too jumped in to the cockpit after William. The Duke...
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SL's first automatic automobile assembli...
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(Colombo-Lankapuvath) Sri Lanka's very own Micro industrial plant of automatic assembling of automobiles was declared open by the President Mahinda Rajapakse at the Industrial Zone in Polgahawela yesterday (18).
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President obtained blessings from Sri Ma...
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(Colombo-Lankapuvath) President Mahinda Rajapakse worshiped the most sacred Sri Maha Bodhi in Anuradhapura and obtained blessings for the new year yesterday (18). Later, he visited the Head of 'Atamasthana', Ven. Pallegama Siriniwasa Thera and obtained blessings. Further, the President did...
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President obtains blessings of the templ...
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[Colombo, Lankapuvath] President yesterday [17] worshiped Temple of the tooth relic in Kandy to obtain blessings for the New Year. Later, president payed a visit to the most venerable Thibbatuwawe Sri Sumangala thero, head of the Asgiri chapter.   President was seen engaged in a friendly chat...
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Chandra Ekanayaka takes oaths as CJ
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(Colombo,Lankapuvath) Supreme Court judge Chandra Ekanayaka took oaths as the acting Chief Justice before  president today (17) at Temple Trees.
Anointing oil on Elephants
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(Colombo, Lankapuvath) - The state ceremony of oil anointing was held yesterday (16) at Yatawaththa Rajamahawiharaya (temple) of Kosinna, Gampha under the patronage of President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
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President goes to bank for " Ganu Denu"
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(Colombo, Lankapuvath) President had gone to People's Bank, Bank of Ceylon and National Savings Bank, today (15) for the first transactions of the New Year, adhering to the ritual of "Ganu Denu"
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