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Mahendran has till Mar. 8 to report to CID-Court

Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne yesterday observed that the issuance of a special Court order on Central Bank’s former governor Arjuna Lakshman Mahendran was not required because he has till March 8 to report to the CID. She said such move would be considered if he fails to report to the …

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Top UN official to visit Muhamalai

Top UN official Prince Mired Raad Zeid Al-Hussein, Special Envoy on the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention is scheduled to visit mine clearing site at Muhamalai, Jaffna on Tuesday (March 6) morning.   Al Hussein will undertake an official visit to Sri Lanka from 4th to 7th March 2018.   The …

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Prime Minister leaves for Singapore

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has left for Singapore on Thursday to participate in the ‘Invest Sri Lanka’ investor forum. The investor forum organized by the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE), the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of Sri Lanka and the Singapore – Sri Lanka Business Association (SLBA) will begin tomorrow, …

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Stay order preventing action against Gotabaya further extended

The stay order issued by the Appeal Court, preventing the FCID from taking action against former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa under the Public Property Act, has been further extended until March 23. The FCID had lodged a case against the former Defence Secretary for the misappropriation of public funds for …

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