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‘Defeated NCM due to post-Easter stabilisation’ – PM

Thinappuyal English July 15, 2019 Comments Off on ‘Defeated NCM due to post-Easter stabilisation’ – PM

More incentives soon to revive tourism.   The present government has proven that it is strong enough to face any challenge. This was achieved by stabilizing the country following the Easter Sunday attacks, Prime

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‘National day of mourning’ for any move against Death penalty – President

Thinappuyal English July 15, 2019 Comments Off on ‘National day of mourning’ for any move against Death penalty – President

‘Will never allow criminals and drug smugglers to destroy our younger generation’ If a Bill is brought in Parliament for the abolition of the death penalty, that day would be declared a national day

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Policy interest rates to remain unchanged

Thinappuyal English July 12, 2019 Comments Off on Policy interest rates to remain unchanged

To maintain inflation at 4-6% and to support economic growth to reach its potential. The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka will maintain the Standing Deposit Facility Rate (SDFR) and the

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NCM DEFEATED BY MAJORITY

Thinappuyal English July 12, 2019 Comments Off on NCM DEFEATED BY MAJORITY

Against – 119 votes: In favour – 92 votes: The No Confidence Motion (NCM) brought against the Prime Minister, the Cabinet and the Government was defeated in Parliament yesterday by 27 votes. The motion

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Ruhunu University temporarily closed

Thinappuyal English July 10, 2019 Comments Off on Ruhunu University temporarily closed

The University of Ruhuna has been closed from today until further notice due to a clash between the students’ union and the non-academic staff yesterday, said the Vice-Chancellor, Senior Prof. Dr. Sujeewa Amarasena

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Heavy traffic congestion on High Level Road

Thinappuyal English July 9, 2019 Comments Off on Heavy traffic congestion on High Level Road

Heavy traffic congestion on the High Level road at Homagama, Kottawa and Maharagama towards Colombo

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Cabinet approves free tablets to A/L students

Thinappuyal English July 1, 2019 Comments Off on Cabinet approves free tablets to A/L students

The approval of the Cabinet of Ministers was granted initially to provide free tablets to Advanced Level students only as a pilot project at National Schools. the President’s Media Division said issuing a media

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”Security for places of religious worship will be ensured” – Prime Minister

Thinappuyal English July 1, 2019 Comments Off on ”Security for places of religious worship will be ensured” – Prime Minister

The government is keen to alleviate the anxieties and concerns of the people. Security for places of religious worship will be ensured, said Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. The Premier was speaking during a visit

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Pay hike for public servants, pensioners

Thinappuyal English July 1, 2019 Comments Off on Pay hike for public servants, pensioners

The Finance Ministry yesterday announced that the salary increment and other allowances for public servants and government pensioners proposed by Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera in his Budget 2019 is effective from today (July 01).

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Three women dead, 3 men injured

Thinappuyal English July 1, 2019 Comments Off on Three women dead, 3 men injured

Three women, including one pregnant, were killed in what appeared to be a high-speed, pre-dawn, road collision between a passenger van and a truck in which the van has been crushed beyond recognition, in

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