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Railway technical workers to launch 48-hour strike

The Railway Technical Services Trade Union Committee has decided to engage in a 48-hour token strike based on three demands including salary increments. According to the Chairman of the committee P. Sampath Rajitha, the strike will last from 4pm today (29) until 4 pm on 31st May. Around 12,000 employees …

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Health Minister elected as a vice chairman of WHO executive Board

Minister of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine Dr. Rajitha Senaratne has been elected as a Vice Chairman of World Health Organization (WHO) Executive Board unopposed during its Executive Committee Meeting held in Geneva. He was elected Vice Chair from the South-East Asia region at the 143rd Session of the WHO …

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Five prisoners escape from the court’s jail cell

Five inmates in the Galle Prison have escaped from the Baddegama court’s jail cell yesterday and the police have launched a massive operation to capture the escapees. According to the police, the prisoners have been brought to the Baddegama Magistrate Court from the Galle yesterday morning. While the escapees were …

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