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SLFP wants new constitution modeled on 1972 one! (Spicy Bits – 07/12/2016)

Private Bus strike against tougher fines against serious driving offenses.. – Asking for a  “Right to kill on the roads” ? “President knows how to steer the party” – Former SLFP MP Shantha Bandara.. – He can steer, but to where ? SLFP wants new constitution modeled on 1972 one! – In other words SL […]

Susil Premajayantha and Anura Yapa excluded from being respondents in the SLTB lawsuit against MR regarding use of CTB buses for Presidential Election campaign 2015.

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While the USA in undergoing for transition of power which no one could predict the outcome with any certainty, it is worthwhile to have a look at potential effects of a Donald Trump President on Sri Lanka, based on facts and past history. To begin with, it is worthwhile to separate the facts from the […]

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Thousands of Sri Lankans irrespective of their political affiliations and ethnicity living in Paris staged a massive protest on 11th March condemning UN resolution backed by the United States and several European countries submitted at the 19th United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) session in Geneva.

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Massive crowds across Sri Lanka joined today (27th February) to protest against the UN resolution. The protest coincides with the 19th United Nations Human Rights Council meetings began today in Geneva.

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Sri Lanka is to establish diplomatic relations with the republic of Mali. The cabinet approval has been granted for the proposal made by the Prof. G.L. Peiris, Minister of External Affairs for the same.

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The government is considering enacting new laws under the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) to handle possible future and past terrorist activities by the LTTE as the emergency regulations that were imposed on and off for the past 30 years cease to be in operation from today.

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Sri Lanka President H.E. Mahinda Rajapaksa has appreciated the support extended by the Canadian government in defeating terrorism in Sri Lanka.

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Ministry of Economic Development confirms that the Government had taken no decision to restrict the on-going donor-funded housing projects in North and East provinces in any mean and strongly denies the Weekend Newspaper report titles “Basil stops donor funded new buildings in North and East”.

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“Sri Lanka is accredited with a long and colorful history and rich culture nourished with Buddhism. Sri Lankans always have an approach for tolerance, acceptance, and harmonization; was the very reason why they chose Peace over violence.

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