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Despite COPA inquiries another scam at North Central Province

COLOMBO (News 1st) – On Wednesday public servants including the General Secretary of the North Central Province who appeared before the parliamentary committee on Accounts or…

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Can members be appoitned to the UNP working committee?

COLOMBO (News 1st) – Can members be appointed to the working committee of the United National Party in secret? Attorney-at-law Upul Jayasuriya analyzed this issue. Upul…

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Elections Protection and Coordinating Offices operational from tomorrow

COLOMBO (News 1st) – The National Elections Commission states that the Elections Protection and Coordinating Office will be in operation from tomorrow. A senior spokesperson of…

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Head on collision claims life of 22-year-old

Written by Staff Writer Written by Staff Writer     22 Sep, 2019 | 5:31 pm COLOMBO (News 1st) – A motorbike collided onto a bus and…

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Heavy rains and strong winds expected in several areas

COLOMBO (News 1st) -The Met Department has issued a heavy rain warning and advisory for strong winds and rough seas. Prevailing showery conditions in the…

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Ranil Wickremesinghe; a history of economic mismanagement

COLOMBO (News 1st):- On the 01st of August this year, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had made a statement that the government plans on taking US$…

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Sri Lanka has the lowest maternal mortality ratio in South Asia

Colombo (News 1st) – The United Nations Population Fund in Sri Lanka hosted a panel discussion in Colombo today (September 21). The panel discussion was…

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“I won’t accept responsibilties to enrich my family” – Sajith

COLOMBO (News 1st):- During a media briefing of the Siyanaa Gajasavi Balakaya that was held in Thihariya, Gampaha today, former Pradeshiya Sabha member, Keerthi Korathota…

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PM comments on the proposal to abolish executive presidency

COLOMBO (News 1st):- Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe commented on the number of working hours a day at a recent event. Praising the hard efforts put…

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Two-year-old run over by father’s lorry

Colombo (News 1st) – A two-year-old child succumbed to injuries after the lorry driven by his father ran over him at Julampitiya, Weeraketiya. Police stated that…

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