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Strong wind and showers can be expected

Fairly strong winds at times (up to 50 kmph) can be expected over Northern half of the island during next few days, the Met. Department says. Showers or thundershowers will occur in the Western, Sabaragamuwa and Southern provinces. Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places elsewhere after 2.00p.m. Fairly …

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Pakistani man arrested with heroin at BIA

It is reported that a Pakistani national has been arrested by the customs officials at the BIA with 1 Kg of heroin, the Customs spokesman said.   The estimated street value of the seized haul is over Rs 10 million, he added. The suspect was arrested on Sunday morning. The …

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293 dengue victims every day

Not unexpectedly, the dengue peak season has arrived this month to coincide with the Southwest monsoon, which lasts until September, and the 92 deaths so far this year is set to surpass 97 people who perished last year. Every day 293 Sri Lankans were infected with dengue from January to …

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