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    Construction work of 28 bridges completed under French Aid

    Construction work of 28 bridges completed under French Aid

    Mr. Pillipe Matiere, Chairman, Unibridge Agency stated that the construction work of 28  bridges under  Reconstruction Programme of 46 bridges implemented in Sri Lanka under French aid has been completed. This…

    Lankan MPs confident Modi will resolve ethnic row

    Lankan MPs confident Modi will resolve ethnic row

    Sri Lankan parliamentarians from the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) on Wednesday indicated that the party had reposed its faith in Prime Minister Narendra Modi to solve the problems of the…

    Packer plan for Sri Lanka Crown casino faces fresh delay on legal hitch

    Packer plan for Sri Lanka Crown casino faces fresh delay on legal hitch

    Australian gambling tycoon James Packer’s Crown Ltd is facing months of new delays in building a planned $400 million Sri Lanka hotel and casino resort due to unspecified legal issues,…

    GL meets SL envoys to european countries in Italy

    GL meets SL envoys to european countries in Italy

    At the Sri Lankan Embassy in Rome, External Affairs Minister Professor G.L. Peiris met with several of the country’s Ambassadors in the region for a comprehensive review of their work.…

    Fence of trees to stem human-elephant conflict

    Fence of trees to stem human-elephant conflict

    An unprecedented drought in Sri Lanka is exacerbating the longstanding potential for conflict between humans an elephants, reports suggest. But a “fence” of palmyra trees is starting to yield success.…

    Human trafficking: four accused remanded in judicial custody

    Human trafficking: four accused remanded in judicial custody

    Four members of a gang, arrested by the Prakasam police near Surareddypalem on Monday night on the charge of cheating a group of six Sri Lankan Tamils by promising to…

    TNA seeks India’s help in return of refugee

    TNA seeks India’s help in return of refugee

    One lakh refugees live in 115 camps in Tamil Nadu The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has sought India’s help in the return of Sri Lankan refugees from India. “There are…

    Sri Lanka defend 310 to square series

    Sri Lanka defend 310 to square series

    Sri Lanka 310 for 9 (Mathews 93, Jayawardene 67, Thisara 65, Hafeez 3-39) beat Pakistan 233 (Hafeez 62, Shehzad 56, Thisara 3-19) by 77 runs  The varying rhythms of the one-day game were…

    Long-term Gaza ceasefire agreed

    Long-term Gaza ceasefire agreed

    A long-term ceasefire has been agreed between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip. The truce, ending seven weeks of fighting that has left more than 2,200 people –…

    ‘TNA Not Inclined to End Tamil Issue’

    ‘TNA Not Inclined to End Tamil Issue’

    The Tamil National Alliance (TNA), which rules Sri Lanka’s Northern Province, and whose leaders met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi last Saturday, is not interested in finding…