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Contempt case against Galagodaatte thera fixed for support

The Court of Appeal yesterday fixed for support on May 24, 2017, a complaint of contempt of court filed against the Venerable Galagodaaatte Gnanasara Thera. The complainant is the Magistrate of Homagama, who has said that the Thera intentionally disturbed the proceedings of his court when an inquiry in respect …

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India, Sri Lanka likely to finalise ETCA by year end

India and Sri Lanka are expected to finalise the Economic and Technology Cooperation Agreement (ETCA) agreement by this year’s end with some headway being made during negotiations. Sanjay Panda, joint secretary (India Ocean region) in the external affairs ministry, said: “The negotiations have started and four rounds completed.  At the …

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Government policy decisions on medical education

The government announced its policy measures taken to ensure standards of medical education and freedom of education. The policy decisions were made jointly by the Ministry of Higher Educations, Highways and Ministry of Health in collaboration with the Presidential Secretariat. Compulsory basic qualifications for medical education are to be legalized …

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