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SAITM solution implementation committee meets for the first time

The nine-member committee appointed by President Maithripala Sirisena to implement the proposed solutions to resolve the issue surrounding the Medical Faculty of the South Asian Institute of Technology and medicine (SAITM) met for the first time on Thursday in the parliamentary complex. Deputy Minister of National Policies and Economic Affairs …

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Govt. abolish SAITM

The government had decided to abolish SAITM to resolve all other issues pertaining to the same before December 31 this year and to continue the ban on recruiting new students to the SAITM, Deputy Minister Dr. Harsha De Silva said . Making a special statement at the constitutional assembly, Dr. …

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A good children’s generation for a developed country – Anoma

A country cannot be developed without creating a good generation of children, says directress of Dayasarana Development Foundation, deputy minister Dr. Anoma Gamage. She was speaking at Daya Apparel auditorium in Ampara yesterday at a mathematics seminar for students sitting for the GCE ordinary level examination next year. The deputy …

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Ban tuition classes on Sundays

Archbishop of Colombo Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith yesterday said he had requested President Maithripala Sirisena in writing to ban tuition classes on Sundays at least for several hours. Cardinal Ranjith who was addressing the Catholic Teachers Day programme at St Joseph’s College Colombo last morning said he had written to President …

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MS to announce govt stand on SAITM today

President Maithripala Sirisena will reveal the government’s position on the SAITM (South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine) issue today (Oct 23), Higher Education and Highways Minister Lakshman Kiriella told Parliament last Friday.   Answering a question raised by MEP and Joint Opposition Parliament Group leader Dinesh Gunawardena, Minister Kirielle said …

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President to announce govt stand on SAITM on Monday

President Maithripala Sirisena would reveal the government’s position on the SAITM (South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine) issue on Monday, Higher Education and Highways Minister Lakshman Kiriella told Parliament yesterday.   Answering a question raised by MEP and Joint Opposition Parliament Group leader Dinesh Gunawardena, Minister Kirielle said the government …

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No decision to raise fuel prices

Minister of Petroleum Resource Development Arjuna Ranatunga stated that the government has not made a decision to raise fuel prices within the country. The Minister of Petroleum Resource Development made this statement while responding to a question that was raised during parliamentary sessions yesterday. “The fuel prices within Sri Lanka …

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