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Protest against wrongful arrest in Midigama; STF called in to control crowds

COLOMBO (News 1st); A tense situation arose at the Midigama Police station on Sunday (23), when relatives of a suspect linked to a shooting protested against…

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Omicron Sub-Variants spreading in SL

COLOMBO (News 1st); The Omicron Variant has become the fastest spreading COVID-19 variant in Sri Lanka. The Allergy, Immunology and Cell Biology Unit of the Sri…

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Popular ‘Walawe Kota’ dwarf elephant missing from Udawalawe ?

COLOMBO (News 1st); The world famous dwarf elephant in Sri Lanka, fondly named ”Walawe Kota” is believed to have gone missing. Concerns are mounting as NO…

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Two girls aged 12 & 15 reported missing: Police

Written by Amani Nilar Written by Amani Nilar     23 Jan, 2022 | 4:19 pm COLOMBO (News 1st); Police states that two girls aged 12…

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COVID numbers & vaccination figures until Saturday (23)

COVID numbers & vaccination figures until Saturday (23)

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China to donate one million tons of rice before Sinhala-Hindu New Year

COLOMBO (News 1st); The Minister of Foreign Affairs, prof. G.L. Peiris says that China will donate one million tons of rice before the Sinhala and…

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Diana Gamage spoke out of turn: Maithripala

COLOMBO (News 1st); It is not right of Parliamentarian Diana Gamage to speak of the President extending his tenure without taking the President’s opinion into…

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Farmers grappling with low harvest in Maha season, while Yala failure looms

COLOMBO (News 1st); The fertilizer crisis is continuing to aggravate in the public, leaving farmers helpless, and potentially affecting the country’s food supply. Although the Government…

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75 New Omicron Cases Recorded From Sri Lanka

COLOMBO (News 1st); According to the latest SARS-CoV-2 variant report issued by the Allergy Immunology and Cell Biology Unit of the Department of Immunology and…

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Multiple requests to nominate Wayamba VC

COLOMBO (News 1st); Several politicians have made nominated a Professor at the Wayamba University and have made requests to appoint the relevant Professor to the…

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