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Personnel attached to the Southern Naval Command under the directives of Commander Southern Naval Area Rear Admiral Nishantha Ulugetanna, conducted a cleaning campaign in and around the historical Galle Fort on Saturday. Three officers and 147 sailors from SLNS Nipuna in Boosa participated in the campaign.

War crimes allegations:
Govt, TNA face new challenge

Having eaten into the Tamil National alliance (TNA) vote bank in the Jaffna peninsula at the recently concluded local government polls, the Tamil National People’s Front (TNPF) has launched a fresh campaign to pressure the international community to set up an international war crimes tribunal against Sri Lanka or refer the matter to the UN Security Council.

The TNPF has declared its intention to collect signatures in the northern and eastern provinces in support of its move ahead of forthcoming Geneva sessions.Led by Gajendrakumar Ponnambalam, the TNPF move has the backing of All Ceylon Tamil Congress and the Tamil People’s Council headed by Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran.



Cost of Living : Key to losing LG polls - UNP


Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says the main reason for the UNP’s loss at the recently concluded local government elections was its inability to reduce the cost of living. The high price of essentials such as  coconuts and ot...

Mendis drives Sri Lanka to T20 series sweep


Opener Kusal Mendis hit a blazing half-century as Sri Lanka thrashed Bangladesh by 75 runs in the second Twenty20 international to complete a 2-0 series sweep on Sunday. Sri Lanka rode on Mendis’ 70 off 42 deliveries to post 210-4 and t...

Now is the time for ‘all good men’ to come to the aid of govt.


Now that the integrity and sincerity of the two major Sinhala partners to keep the coalition government going have come under greater stress more than at any time in the past three-plus years, they need ‘external players’ to help them so...

Ceylinco General Insurance records premium income of Rs. 18 billion with a growth of 11.5%


Ceylinco General Insurance Ltd., announced impressive results for the financial year ended 31st December 2017, recording yet another exceptional year. Ajith Gunawardena, Chief Executive Officer of Ceylinco General Insurance, announcing the resul...

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