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Australia has qualified for the world cup finals. PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 26 March 2015 18:02

Australia has  qualified for the world cup finals  beating India by 95 runs at the semi final match played in Sydney today.Australia won the toss and batted first and scored 328 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in their 50 overs.  IN reply India were all out in 46.5 overs for 233 runs. Accordingly Australia will meet New Zealand in the finals to be played in Melbourne  on Sunday.

 
Terms of 234 local government bodies will be extended. PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 29 March 2015 20:53

altMinister Karu Jayasuriya says that the Government has decided to extend the terms of 234 local government bodies till 15 & 31 May. A gazette notification will be issued soon, in this regard. The government earlier decided to place local government bodies under a special commissioner for a period of one year, upon dissolution. However, former President Mahinda Rajapaksa expressed his disapproval with respect to the government’s decision.

Last Updated on Sunday, 29 March 2015 21:44
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South African Ambassador to Sri Lanka Geoff Doidge says Sri Lanka should come up with a mechanism to ensure reconciliation in the country in accordance with its own identity. PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 29 March 2015 20:53

altSouth African Ambassador to Sri Lanka Geoff Doidge says Sri Lanka should come up with a mechanism to ensure reconciliation in the country in accordance with its own identity. He also highlighted that South Africa is ready to share experience of the truth and reconciliation commission if Sri Lankan government needs. He was speaking at the launch of Sinhala translation of the "Redeeming the past" which is based on Father Michel Lepsley who was an anti apartheid activist in South Africa. The event was held at Mahaweli center in Colombo.

Last Updated on Sunday, 29 March 2015 21:35
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Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka points out the need to carry forward the current positive change in the country upto a national revolution. PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 10 February 2015 21:00

Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka points out the need to carry forward the positive change prevailing in the country at present not only for a period of 100 days but upto a national revolution. A prime need of the country at present is to create a novel and knowledge based economy.

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Deputy Minister Harsha De Silva says the UNP is in a position to win majority of seats of the parliament if a general election takes place in June. PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 29 March 2015 20:52

altDeputy Minister Harsha De Silva says the UNP is in a position to win majority of seats of the parliament if a general election takes place in June. He added that measures will be taken to address the issues of UNPers faced for many years during last regime. The Deputy Minister also pointed out that that the UNPers had to encounter injustices due to political appointments in the public sector. He also said that the forthcoming May Day rally will be marked on a grand scale by the UNP. Former President attempted to split political parties.

Last Updated on Sunday, 29 March 2015 21:27
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