Items filtered by date: Thursday, 15 November 2018
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House sits today

Parliament will meet at 1.30 p.m. today as decided at the Parliamentary Party Leaders’ meeting.

Published in Sri Lanka
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Let’s go for a General Election

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday asked for the support of all Parliamentarians to go for a General Election to let the people decide a Government of their choice to get out of the prevailing political standoff.

Published in Sri Lanka
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Fuel prices reduced

As stated by Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa in Parliament yesterday, the Government has taken measures to reduce the price of all categories of fuel by Rs.5.

Published in Sri Lanka
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UNP calls for Presidential elections

Amidst the thundering sound of fire crackers, United National Party (UNP) leader Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday threw down the gauntlet, calling for a Presidential election as the tug-of-war between the Legislature and Executive intensified.

Published in Sri Lanka

Issuing a statement, on the ongoing political crisis, former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga said that she is watching with concern and regret the efforts by some SLFP members to betray the people’s demands for a better Sri Lanka, which gained victory on 8 January, 2015.

Published in Sri Lanka

Asite Talwatte, a top professional and a veteran in the Corporate world has been appointed to the Board of National Savings Bank by the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs.

Published in Business

Exit polls reveal that health care was our number one concern. Experts predict what happens next.

Published in TipTops

The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday launched the agency's first high-band 5G spectrum auction as it works to clear space for next-generation faster networks.

Published in Tech

Ask Esther Imaniragena to name her top challenge as she doles out contraceptive advice and supplies at a Rwandan health clinic and the answer comes short and fast: men.

Published in Tech

Action hero Jack Reacher is to get a reboot for the small screen with a new actor in the lead role after creator Lee Child admitted Tom Cruise, who played him in two films, is too short.

Published in Entertainment
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