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Sri Lanka seeks $500 million loan from India for fuel

Sri Lanka has decided to secure a loan facility of USD 500 million from India to purchase fuel. Chairman of the Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC)...

Sport

Theekshana, Hasaranga help Sri Lanka beat Namibia by 7 wickets

Spinners Maheesh Theekshana and Wanindu Hasaranga set up a comprehensive seven-wicket win for Sri Lanka against debutants Namibia in round one of the T20...

Bandula Warnapura passes away

Sri Lanka’s first Test Captain Bandula Warnapura passed away at the age of 68 while under treatment at a private hospital in Colombo. He was...

LPL & Cricket administration : Statement from Rohitha Rajapaksa

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa’s son Rohitha Rajapaksa has denied media reports which claimed that he is set to play a domestic cricket match in...

ICC will broadcast 8 warm-up games of T20 WC

The International Cricket Council will broadcast 8 of the 16 warm-up fixtures of the T20 Cricket World Cup. “The second set of warm-up fixtures will...

Angelo Mathews returns, available for selection

Sri Lanka star cricketer Angelo Mathews has informed Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) that he is available for selection for upcoming cricket tournaments, NewsWire learns. Mathews...

Former Test captain Bandula Warnapura in ICU

Former Sri Lanka test captain Bandula Warnapura is currently receiving treatment at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of a private hospital in Colombo. Warnapura had...

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‘Menike mage hithe’ played in Parliament, Bandula recites poem

Sri Lankan singer Yohani de Silva’s hit single ‘Menike mage hithe’ was played during Parliament sessions held yesterday. Opposition MP Nalin Bandara played the song...

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Man arrested for asking ’Dan Sapada?’ from Moratuwa Mayor

The Moratumulla Police has arrested a man who called and asked 'Dan Sapada?' ("Are you happy now?") from the Mayor of Moratuwa, Samanlal Fernando,...

SMS asking ’’Kohomada Sudu’’ sent by neighbour’s wife leaves two men in hospital

At least eight people have been injured after a brawl between two neighbour families in Borella following an SMS reportedly sent by a woman...

Chula the ‘Charley Queen’ – The Real reason behind the FALL of Caroline Jurie

This article is published after gathering information from several sources directly involved in the pageant, after several days into the massively unpopular incident that...

News

China denies testing nuclear-capable hypersonic missile

China has denied reports that it tested a nuclear-capable hypersonic missile earlier this year, insisting instead that it was a routine spacecraft check. The initial...

Diver finds 900-year-old crusader sword off Israel’s coast

A sword believed to have belonged to a crusader knight about 900 years ago has been found by an amateur diver off Israel's northern...

Restrictions need to continue until year end: Health DG

The country will have to keep under certain restrictions until the month of December this year in order to curb people's unnecessary movement, Director...

Govt. approves cattle slaughter ban

The government approved  prohibition of cattle slaughter in order to increase local dairy industry. The decision was announced at the weekly cabinet meeting at...

Sugar importers request finance ministry to remove control price

Several major, large-scale sugar importers made a request to the Finance Ministry to remove the controlled price imposed on sugar. The letter of request has...

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