SL 132nd in happiness

Friday, 24 April 2015 10:41

Sri Lanka had been ranked 132 at the 2015 World’s Happiness Report compiled by a group of international academics on the people’s wellbeing, GDP, Per Capita and healthy life expectancy in 158 countries.

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Bond issue: JVP wants President to appoint new committee

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The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) led ‘Voice Against Corruption’ had written to President Maithripala Siri...


Protesting MPs summoned for contempt of court

Friday, 24 April 2015 17:28
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MPs Dullas Alahapperuma, Bandula Gunawardane, Gamini Lokuge, Jayantha Ketagoda and Sarath Weerasekara, WPC Chief Ministe...


Tsunami funds: Complaint lodged against MR

Friday, 24 April 2015 15:44
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A complaint has been lodged at the Bribery Commission against former President Mahinda Rajapakse on charges of misapprop...


Video: Hold general election after 19A: Sobitha Thera

Friday, 24 April 2015 14:50
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National Movement for Social Justice (NMSJ) Leader Ven. Maduluwawe Sobitha Thera said today parliament should be dissolv...


Video: MR visits Basil at CNH

Friday, 24 April 2015 14:02
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Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa said yesterday the Rajapaksas were not thieves and said they had taken only political...


Video: Dullas apologises for using wrong flag

Friday, 24 April 2015 13:35
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UPFA MP Dullas Alahapperuma today apologised for using a lion’s flag without the two coloured strips -- reprsentin...


Video: MS-MR meeting cancelled

Friday, 24 April 2015 13:02
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A meeting scheduled between President Maithripala Sirisena and former president Mahinda Rajapaksa has been cancelled bec...


We will submit changes to 19A: GL

Friday, 24 April 2015 12:31
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In the wake of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Central Committee (CC) deciding to support the 19th Amendment on a mat...


Motion to remove CB Governor: Bandula

Friday, 24 April 2015 12:03
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UPFA MP Bandula Gunawardena said today a motion signed by opposition members would be handed over to the Speaker calling...


India denies hurling petrol bombs by SL Navy

Friday, 24 April 2015 11:30
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The Indian government did not get any complaint against Sri Lankan navy hurling petrol bombs at Indian fishermen, Extern...


Wigneswaran seeks release of Lankans in Premananda case

Friday, 24 April 2015 09:52
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Chief minister of Sri Lanka's Tamil-majority Northern Province C V Wigneswaran has requested Prime Minister Narendra...


Kerry amazed after seeing 100-day programme-Rajitha

Friday, 24 April 2015 00:07
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US Secretary of State John Kerry was amazed after seeing the work done by Sri Lanka during the 100-day programme, claimi...


President urges all MPs to vote for 19A

Thursday, 23 April 2015 23:30
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President Maithripala Sirisenatoday urged all parliamentarians to ensure freedom for the people by voting in favour of t...


Those who oppose 19A will be swept from politics - Ranil

Thursday, 23 April 2015 21:46
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe who sounded aggressive in expressing his desire to get the 19th Amendment passed yes...


​SLFP decides to support 19A

Thursday, 23 April 2015 20:13
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The Sri Lanka Freedom Party Central Committee that met this evening, has decided to support the 19th amendment to the co...


Video: BC turned into hunting mansion: NFF

Thursday, 23 April 2015 18:18
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The National Freedom Front (NFF) today accused the government of misusing the Bribery Commission (BC) to witch-hunt its ...


Jail not serious for politicians: MR

Thursday, 23 April 2015 17:15
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Jail terms should not be taken seriously as such experience was natural for them, former President Mahinda Rajapaksa sai...


Don’t risk Gota’s life: BBS

Thursday, 23 April 2015 17:02
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The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) said today it would urge the government not to harm former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa...


Basil at National Hospital

Thursday, 23 April 2015 16:29
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Former Minister Basil Rajapaksa was admitted to the Out Patient Department (OPD) of the Colombo National Hospital a shor...


Mahendran resumes duty after bond probe report

Thursday, 23 April 2015 15:53
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Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran has resumed duties after a more than five-week voluntary leave of absence after b...


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