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Daily Archives: March 8, 2018

Anoma’s request to women

Deputy minister Dr. Anoma Gamage urges women to understand and use their inherent ability to make proper plans for a productive future. She made the call at a women’s day function at Lanka IOC office in Colombo today. According to her, most women do not make proper use of their …

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Main suspect in Kandy incident arrested

The main suspect accused of instigating the incidents in Kandy has been arrested this morning along with 9 other suspects. They were arrested by the TID officers in Digana and Poojapitiya. Meanwhile a total of 71 suspects have been arrested so far from Sunday (9) to 6.00am today in connection …

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12-hour police curfew to be imposed in Kandy

Police curfew will be imposed in the Kandy administrative district from 6.00pm today to 6.00am tomorrow (9), the Police Spokesman said. Under emergency regulations, the IGP had ordered a 24-hour curfew to be imposed within the Kandy administrative district from 4.00pm yesterday. However, due to the people’s request to remove …

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New Law and Order Minister sworn in Sri Lanka

Minister of Public Administration and Management R. M. Ranjith Madduma Bandara was sworn in as the Minister of Law and Order, the President’s Media Division announced. He took oath before President Maithripala Sirisena at the President’s official residence a short while ago. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and Secretary to the …

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Bill for Protection against Enforced Disappearances passed

Later in the day, the Joint Opposition opposed to adding amendments to the Bill for Protection against Enforced Disappearances on the grounds that they had not been provided with aforementioned amendments. NFF Leader Wimal Weerawansa said the MPs had not been given copies of the amendments. MEP leader Dinesh Gunawardena …

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