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Sri Lanka, Sept. 23 -- The boy in the wheelchair had helped the boy on crutches all the way across campus to his class and when he was leaving he had said "I hope you feel better soon!" These beautifu... Read More


Social-media rumours are scything through customary info blocks

Sri Lanka, Sept. 23 -- Tragedy will bring out the best and worst in media. While some would try get to the core of the story, others will tug at the heart strings, over and over again Tragedies can b... Read More


'Devolution of Power and Provincial Councils' - Where do we stand?

Sri Lanka, Sept. 23 -- This is a time when even those who agreed with the LTTE to explore a solution to the ethnic problem within a federal framework are standing even for the abolition of the existin... Read More


Renew firearm licences before December 31: MOD

Sri Lanka, Sept. 23 -- The Ministry of Defence (MOD) yesterday requested persons who possess a personal firearm or had firearms at institutions, to renew their licenses between October 1 and December ... Read More


Finance handler & drug distributor of 'ID' arrested in Mt Lavinia

Sri Lanka, Sept. 23 -- An accomplice of imprisoned underworld gangster Ihalagamage Darshana alias 'ID' has been arrested with 3 grams of heroin by the STF in Mount Lavinia yesterday. The 35-year-old ... Read More


Admission of students to intermediate classes suspended

Sri Lanka, Sept. 23 -- The Education Ministry has decided to suspend admission of students to intermediate classes at all National Schools until further notice, the Ministry said. Published by HT Dig... Read More


PCoI directs Maithripala's secretary and Auxiliary Bishops to be legally represented

Sri Lanka, Sept. 23 -- The Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) on the Easter Sunday attacks has directed former president Maithripala Sirisena's private secretary Sameera De Silva to appear in p... Read More


SJB files petition against 20A

Sri Lanka, Sept. 23 -- The main Opposition Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) filed a special petition in the Supreme Court today against the draft of the 20th Amendment to the Constitution brought in by th... Read More


Gazette on issuing legal documents to those occupied State lands cancelled

Sri Lanka, Sept. 23 -- The Gazette Extraordinary titled "Expedite the issuance of legal documents to those who have occupied or developed State lands without any document" has been cancelled, Land Com... Read More


Gazette issued over issuing legal documents to those occupied State lands cancelled

Sri Lanka, Sept. 23 -- The Gazette Extraordinary titled "Expedite the issuance of legal documents to those who have occupied or developed State lands without any document" has been cancelled, Land Com... Read More