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Showers can be expected

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the most provinces of the island after 2.00p.m, the Met. Department said. Showers can be expected in the Jaffna district and in the coastal areas extending from Puttalam to Hambantota via Colombo and Galle, during the morning too. Fairly heavy falls …

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Wesak dawns with spiritual significance – PM

The thrice blessed day of Wesak dawns with spiritual significance for all Buddhists; in observing Wesak, we find the time to engage in activities of piety and sharing of alms with those in need, the Prime Minister said in his Vesak message. Sri Lanka has been a country, home to …

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Cop killed, four more injured in Piliyandala shooting

A police constable was killed and four others were injured in a shooting incident near a bank in Piliyandala, police said. According to police spokesman, the shooting occurred a short while ago on Tuesday evening. An unidentified person who arrived in a motorcycle had opened fire at the cops, it …

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Body exhumed from Wattala

A body believed to be of the 65 year old person who was missing, exhumed from his home garden in Wattala after confessions by his wife and daughter, our news sources said

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