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The President pointed out that the language should be a bridge to unite people.

President Maithripala Sirisena says the language should be a bridge to unite people.

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The President instructs provincial councils to continue their services to the public even after their term of office expires.

The President instructs provincial councils to continue their services to the public even after their term of office expires.

President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed the General Secretaries of all Provincial Councils, to continue services to the public, uninterruptedly, even after the term of office of their respective provincial councils expire. A discussion to inquire into future activities of the provincial counci...

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world

A painting by Leonardo Da Vinci themed as “Salvator Mundi” to be unveiled at a New York auction, tomorrow

A painting by Leonardo Da Vinci themed as “Salvator Mundi” to be unveiled at a New York auction, tomorrow

A painting by Leonardo Da Vinci themed as “Salvator Mundi”, which translates to English as “Saviour of the World”, is due to be unveiled at the Christies New York Auction House, tomorrow.  Da Vinci painted this image of Jesus Christ at about the same time as Mona Lisa, which is around the year ...

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business

More free Wi-Fi zones in major cities

More free Wi-Fi zones in major cities

The government has taken steps to create 100 Wi-Fi zones in the Colombo city as a first step of the island wide program of providing free Wi-Fi. According to the Policy Development Office, by now the Colombo Municipal Council has initiated to setting up 20 Wi-Fi zones within the city and more than 1...

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sports

Pakistan won the first ODI against Sri Lanka

Pakistan won the first ODI against Sri Lanka

Pakistan reasserted their dominance in the UAE with a crushing win in Dubai over a Sri Lanka side that has seen ODI wins excruciatingly hard to come by in 2017. A century from Babar Azam and a blistering 81 from Shoaib Malik saw Pakistan set Sri Lanka a stiff target of 293. In Reply, Sri Lanka were ...

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ENTERTAINMENT

“Big Bad Wolf”, the largest book fair in the world,  now in  Colombo.

“Big Bad Wolf”, the largest book fair in the world, now in Colombo.

 

The "Big Bad Wolf" Book Sale, billed as the world's biggest book sale, with 1.5 million books, is now open in Colombo.  It is aimed at encouraging the reading of English books at reasonable prices. This fair held at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre in Colombo, will be open 2...

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World powers promise to support Sri Lanka.

Several world powers have promised to support Sri Lanka to get released from the debt burden. The US, German, France and the UK had informed Minister Ravi Karunanayake about the initiative yesterday. The Ambassadors of the countries called on Minister Karunanayake at the Ministry of Finance yesterday. The country's debt burden has been counted as 8,500 million rupees. 42 percent of it is foreign loans. At the meeting the attention was drawn on reduce in the interest charged on the foreign loans. According to the Ministry of Finance no fruitful project has been carried out in the country that ensures economic advancement in the post conflict situation. The present government has embarked a wide array of projects to improve living conditions of the people. The ambassadors were requested to send recommendations to the World Bank to provide low interest loans to Sri Lanka. The Ambassadors agreed to the request.