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Court has issued a stay order against organizing any form of protest in Jaffna regarding the incident where 130 protesters were remanded on 22 May.

Sri Lanka's central bank held key interest rates at record lows on Friday, and said continued private credit growth will support the economy even as ...

Evany José Metzker's body was found outside the town of Padre Paraíso, in the northeast of Brazil's southeastern Minas Gerais state.

Today, 22 May, is the Republic Day of Sri Lanka. Forty three years ago, former Prime Minister Sirimavo Bandaranaike declared Sri Lanka a republic on 22 May, ...

Two groups of Sri Lankan fishermen, who have been freed from the custody of Myanmar and Indian authorities, are expected to arrive in Sri Lanka within the ...

A woman and two girls were subjected to a wasp attack, in Maskeliya police division yesterday (21) at around 5.00p.m., Police said.

Dambagalla Police has commenced investigations into an incident in which an individual had died after drowning in Muwadeniya tank, yesterday (21) afternoon, ...

Police have arrested a woman for alleged theft of valuables including jewellery, yesterday (21), Police Media Unit said. 

Two individuals lost their lives within a span of 50 minutes yesterday (21), Police Media Unit told Ceylon Today Online.

The Met. Department says that showers will occur at several places in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Southern and Central provinces tomorrow (22).

The 130 persons who were arrested yesterday (20) for engaging in a protest near the Magistrate Court in Jaffna have been remanded till 3 June. 

The four UPFA parlimetarians who stepped down from their ministerial positions, expressed their displeasure at placing local government bodies under a ...

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Ceylon Finance Today: The remaining Directors of troubled Central Investments and Finance PLC (CIFL) in a scathing attack yesterday, alleged that the former Central
Ceylon Finance Today: Bourse's Wednesday's gains were short lived, with political uncertainty once more getting the better of it yesterday after four SLFP Ministers
Commercial Credit and Finance PLC's issue of 10 million rated, subordinated, guaranteed, redeemable five-year Debentures at a par value of LKR 100/- each has been
Hayleys PLC closed its financial year ending March 2014/15 on a high, consolidating the growth momentum generated over past years. In its filing to the Colombo
Vithya's killing Symptom of a bruised society
Nearly after three decades the surrounding
By Manekshaw Nearly after three decades the surrounding
Judgment on Gota’s FR A SETBACK TO THE GOVT
It was the Judiciary which gave strength
It was the Judiciary which gave strength to Chandrika
The Sad Story of Kevin Pietersen!
The past week and before has been most fascinating
The past week and before has been most fascinating
FCID: Re-emergence of Nazi Gestapo
There is a police division widely known
By Udaya P. Gammanpila There is a police division
Remembering the war dead!
The day after British parliamentary polls
By Manekshaw The day after British parliamentary
Mahinda’s sudden twist of fate
Former Minister Bandula Gunawardena last
Former Minister Bandula Gunawardena last week stated
Turning back history England's only hope
Is English cricket heading towards another
Is English cricket heading towards another crisis


Goodbye pretty
Dead or dying corals would certainly not
By Risidra MendisCeylon Today Features   Dead
Stringing together flowers and leaves for a living
Flower garlands are one of the many items
As told to Milan LuCeylon Today Features   Flower
A flower that stinks?
It smells like rotting flesh once in bloom
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Chief Justice K. Sripavan and Inspector General of Police N.K. Illangakoon visited Jaffna yesterday and assessed damages caused to the Jaffna Courts Complex by
The Consumer Affairs Authority has decided to issue a new gazette notification which includes rules and regulations for the sale and display of helmets in the open
Ports, Shipping and Aviation Ministry had decided to appoint a Committee headed by President's Counsel, Nalin Ladduwahetty to probe fraud and corruption in the


Enjoying the golden sands, the water fowl... other rare fauna & flora... emerging tourism...
What a pleasure it is to meet a celebrity and this one is besides a designerof jewellery for Hollywood's top superstars. Her jewellery is studded with coloured
Mosquitoes are more attracted to some persons


"Did you know that Facebook first launched in Sri Lanka?" a friend of mine asked me. "True?" I asked flabbergasted. "Why don't you see there were Status Updates
The Sri Lanka Pakistan Friendship Association, in collaboration with the Pakistan High Commission organized the '2015 Sports Gala' on 10 May 2015, at the Malay
Ashan Silva has been in the news lately. He was the winner of the recently concluded Foxhill Supercross, adding to the many other championship titles he has to


The life of Mizushima as reconfigured in harp of Burma is most interesting and we can productively employ the term seshin to understand his metamorphosis. However,
Celebrating the anniversary of Hollywood film music's top label 'Varèse Sarabande's' 35th Anniversary CD set, that includes the greatest soundtracks released
One of the important factors that distinguishes narrative from other literary productions is its 'temporal location'. As Monika Fludernik points out some literary

The first look of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's forthcoming film “Jazbaa” has been revealed.

All Cabinet colleagues observed a change of mood on the President's face last week. That was the day,

Opposition Leader Nimal Siripala De Silva had attempted to phone former Prez Mahinda to discuss some


CT Sports: Royal College Colombo will be out to regain the Bradby Shield which has eluded them for four

) Trent Boult and debutant Matt Henry took four wickets each as New Zealand made short work of England's

Sri Lanka has lost the right to host the 2017 Asian Youth Games (AYG) because of political interference

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Oregon Buddhist Temple in Portland, USA celebrated the Vesak Festival on 3 May with the participation

The Sinhala and Hindu New Year is a traditional cultural event celebrated in Sri Lanka. This is how

Sri Lankan New Year celebration this year took place at the Oregon Buddhist Vihara on 11 April. The


In the modern society love affairs have led to the highest number of marriages. Therefore, matching

In the story we carried last week under the above title, we discussed the characteristics of Venus and

Is Rahu inimical? This is a question asked by many people who believe in Astrology, about the nature

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Protest staged by National Movement for Social Justice in support of 19A 

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I have a right to stand for people- Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa

President Sirisena was elected to the

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This regime is working towards arresting those who led the war victory – M. Musamm...

No confidence motion against Ranil?

Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) said if anyone has a problem about the appointment of Ranil Wickrem...