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Russia calls for UN meeting on Syria

Russia has called for an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council as Moscow said it would consider supplying S-300 missile systems to Syria following US-led strikes. “Russia convenes an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council to discuss aggressive actions of the US and its allies,” President Vladimir …

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IIP up by 0.5% in February 2018

The Index of industrial production (IIP) increased by 0.5% in the month of February, 2018 compared to the same month in 2017, Director General, Department of Census and Statistics, Dr. A. J. Satharasinghe said.   IIP reported for the month of February 2018 and 2017 were 103.9 and 103.4 respectively. …

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PM’s New Year message

The Sinhala and Tamil New Year provides the ideal setting to deepen relationships with each other and share the rich cultural heritage, Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said in his New Year message. He said this New Year will be celebrated with the traditional customs to convey their importance …

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