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Jan 22, 2018
For the forthcoming local government elections, nearly 60,000 candidates are in contest. Yet, compared with the ...
Jan 22, 2018
Pakistan defeated Sri Lanka in their semi-final to qualify for the final of the cricket world cup for the ...
Jan 22, 2018
A motor cyclist died from shooting by a police constable on night patrol at Kataragama town after he ignored a call to ...
Jan 22, 2018
Several political leaders attended the funeral of Ranjala Gamlath Illeperuma, the daughter of businessman and MP of ...
Jan 22, 2018
Data revealed, the population growth in Mulative district increased  by 2% when the resettlement program was ...
Jan 22, 2018
Humanitarian conditions in camps hosting Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh are set to worsen in the next few months, a ...
Jan 21, 2018
A group of British parliamentarians representing the ruling Conservative Party recently declined to respond to The ...
Jan 21, 2018
Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong will undertake an official visit to Sri Lanka from 22nd -24th January on ...
Jan 21, 2018
A 12-hour siege of a luxury hotel by gunmen in the Afghan capital has come to an end, security forces say. Six ...
Jan 21, 2018
Around 60 to 70 years ago, leftist leader N.M. Perera did a ballroom dancing with a female friend of his. The Daily ...
Jan 21, 2018
The other day the President of Sri Lanka went public expressing his intention to revoke a ministerial order revoking ...
Jan 20, 2018
“I left the former government showing my opposition to fraud and corruption, and formed a new government. Is it to ...
Jan 20, 2018
Two cane bombs of a size of 10 kg each were found near the gate number 04  in the Mahabodhi Temple  in Bodh ...
Jan 20, 2018
The United States government shut down on Saturday, after members of Congress failed to reach an agreement on the ...
Jan 20, 2018
The Ministry of Finance and Mass Media has issued  a press release which says  that the importation of motor ...
Jan 20, 2018
Later this month, if all has gone according to plan, a rocket called the Falcon Heavy will take off from Cape ...
Jan 20, 2018
Sri Lanka currently has a government of national unity comprising the two largest political parties, the UNP and SLFP, ...
Jan 20, 2018
The Cabinet’s co-spokesman Rajitha Senaratne insisted yesterday that the National Unity or consensus government would ...
Jan 19, 2018
Senior journalist Wimalanath Weeraratne will join Lanka News Web as its editorial director. Formerly of Ravaya, ...
Jan 19, 2018
NFF leader Wimal Weerawansa alleges Basil Rajapaksa is trying to expel his party from the SLPP to serve the want of ...
Jan 19, 2018
The SLFP’s election campaign is severely cash-strapped, according to reports reaching Lanka News Web. Its candidates ...
Jan 19, 2018
We have previously reported about corruption taking place in granting tenders for projects by the education ministry ...
Jan 19, 2018
At the invitation of President Maithripala Sirisena, Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong will undertake an ...
Jan 19, 2018
 A few days after the Unity Government celebrated its third anniversary, President Maithripala Sirisena asked the ...
Jan 19, 2018
A group of intellectuals have discussed yesterday (18) to make an action plan to eradicate Bribery and corruptions ...
Jan 19, 2018
2017 was once again one of the hottest years on record, ranked as the second-warmest by NASA and third-warmest by the ...
Jan 19, 2018
For the first time in the history of the British parliament, Tamil Thai Pongal day was celebrated at the Jubilee Room, ...
Jan 19, 2018
Scientists have taken a step towards one of the biggest goals in medicine - a universal blood test for cancer. A team ...
Jan 19, 2018
The crackdown on press freedoms by right-wing US President Donald Trump started on his first day in office, January 20, ...
Jan 18, 2018
The 21st meeting of the European Union-Sri Lanka Joint Commission took place in Colombo on 18 January 2018. The ...
Jan 18, 2018
In a country where beauty pageants are  the talk of the town it seems that some are cashing in on it by organizing ...
Jan 18, 2018
The Foreign Correspondents’ Association of Sri Lanka is deeply concerned over the continued detention of two ...
Jan 18, 2018
A major explosion in Mt Mayon in Philippines has forced more than 37,000 people to flee their homes.  People ...
Jan 18, 2018
The UNP working committee that met yesterday (17) decided that they should not criticize the president publicly any ...
Jan 18, 2018
Ravi Karunanayake would still be a minister had he been given a portfolio other than finance, said president ...
Jan 18, 2018
The GMOA made no proposal towards regulating private hospitals, said health minister Rajitha Senaratne at yesterday’s ...
Jan 18, 2018
UNP leader, PM Ranil Wickremesinghe has ordered MP S.M. Marikkar to apologize to president Maithripala Sirisena over ...
Jan 18, 2018
The MSD security for ex-minister Wijedasa Rajapakshe was withdrawn a few days ago. Then, he lodged a complaint asking ...
Jan 18, 2018
The two Koreas will field a combined women’s ice hockey team and march together under one flag at next month’s Winter ...
Jan 17, 2018
The report on the inquiry into the bond issue  was handed over to Parliment a short while ago, says the Speaker's ...

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Oct 25, 2017
We will keep missing out if we insist on relying solely on our intellect, acquired knowledge, reason and intelligence; ...
Aug 09, 2017
  Peace journalism is when editors and reporters make choices – about what to report, and how to report it – that ...
Aug 08, 2017
Rights groups, journalists and media organisations have condemned Israel's decision to shut down Al Jazeera's ...
Aug 03, 2017
The violence of the past week, and the media’s coverage of the bloodletting, erased a central aspect of the story: ...

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