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Sapugaskanda refinery to resume operations next week

Sapugaskanda oil refinery will recommence work on August 15, following the arrival of a crude oil tanker on Saturday (Aug 13), Minister of Power...

Former President Gotabaya Rajapaksa expected to fly to Thailand

(Reuters) - Sri Lanka’s ousted president, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, is expected to arrive in Thailand on Thursday, seeking temporary shelter in a second Southeast Asian...

Olivia Newton-John: Smash-hit musical “Grease” star and singer dies

Olivia Newton-John, best known for playing Sandy in smash-hit musical Grease, has died aged 73, her family says. The star died from cancer, her manager...

Five more leaders congratulate President

The leaders of Seychelles, Denmark, Zimbabwe, Serbia and Ethiopia have congratulated President Ranil Wickremesinghe. Sending a congratulatory message to Wickremesinghe, Seychelles President Wavel Ramkalawan has...

Two arrested for stealing MP Amarakeerthi’s gold rings during assault

Two individuals who had stolen three gold rings worn by former MP Amarakeerthi Athukorala when he was assaulted and killed by a mob have...

Millionaire businessman who forcibly entered President’s House flees country

A millionaire businessman who was with those who forcibly entered the President’s House has fled the country after investigations were launched to arrest him. A...

Four arrested with 19,000 litres of hoarded diesel

Four people have been arrested along with 19,000 litres of hoarded diesel slated to be transported to Ampara, the Police Special Task Force (STF)...

22nd constitutional amendment to be tabled in parliament today

The 22nd Amendment to the Constitution will be presented to the Parliament today (August 10), as decided at the party leaders’ meeting held last...

Sri Lanka to allow registration of electric three-wheelers

The Cabinet of Ministers has granted the approval to amend the Motor Vehicles Act to allow the registration of Electric three-wheelers in Sri Lanka. The...

Victims of the Kattankudy Mosque massacre remembered

Victims of the Kattankudy Mosque Massacre were remembered on Tuesday, August 3, on the 32nd anniversary (Shohada Day), at the Hussainiya Mosque. One hundred and...

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