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Country need to implement proper economic plan

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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe stated that  the need to implement proper economic plan to steer the country towards prosperity. The PM made this remarks at a ceremony held in the BMICH last evening. “Sri Lanka needs immediate restructuring as the global economic changes ...

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Issues related to government-owned land to be solved

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People living in government lands for a long time in Balangoda, Imbulpe,Kahawatta, Alapatha and Nivithigala Divisional Secretariat of Ratnapura District are facing many difficulties and a discussion was held under the patronage of Lands and Parliamentary Reforms Minister Gayantha Karunathilaka ...

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Family of former president should produced before PCoI

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MinistervPatali Champika Ranawaka, the General Secretary of Jathika Hela Urumaya said that former President Mahinda Rajapaksa and his family should be produced before a Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) over the allege misconduct which occurred in connection with Avant Garde and several other ...

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President promised to release military vacates lands in North and East

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Tamil National Alliance leader MP S. Sampanthan has urged President Maithripala Sirisena to ensure release  the military vacates land at Keppapulavu, Mullaitivu district belonging to displaced Tamil Civilians. “Early action needs to be taken to return the land to the ...

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Members of the government are fight among themselves

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former president Mahinda Rajapakshe said that members of the governing party are fight among themselves. The former president made this statement after participated a religious function in Gilioya. “Members of the governing party are fight among themselves. And it shows ...

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1.2 million people in 19 Districts affected due to the dry weather

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The Disaster Management Centre (DMC) said that more than 1.2 million people in 19 Districts had been affected since last December due to the dry weather across the country. “A total of 1,242,140 individuals from 360,487 families in the 137 Divisional ...

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24 hour hotline to inform 24 hour hotline has been dedicated to report any drug related or organized crimes

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The Police have stated that a special 24 hour hotline has been dedicated to report any drug related or organized crimes at the Police STF headquarters. Accordingly, civilians are advised to report any drug related or organized crimes to the ...

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Proposals to mitigate over Crowding at Sigiriya

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Considering the importance of having a sustainable tourism plan for Sigiriya, the Sub-Committee on Sustainable Tourism produced the ‘Proposal for Mitigating over Crowding at the World Heritage site of Sigiriya’. The report includes proposals; to renovate the land extent to ...

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H’tota port agreement signed in a hurry before the committee report

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Minister Susil Premajayantha claimed that several conditions favourable to the country had been recommended by the Cabinet Sub Committee appointed to study the contents of the Hambantota Harbour Lease Agreement. “Decreasing the 99 year lease period, the ratio of shares to ...

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The amount of foreign funds to Sri Lanka is increasing

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The amount of foreign funds to Sri Lanka is increasing. The Ministry of Finance says Sri Lanka has signed MOUs to obtain 244 million US dollars assistance during the first quarter of this year. Out of this amount, 174 million ...

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