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Election Violence

Election Violence

The stage of an election meeting - which was scheduled to be attended by Common Candidate Maithripala Sirisena - was burnt down last night in WanduraBa, Galle. 

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Keyhole

Where Did Kuttiarachchi's Kuttiya Come From?

Where Did Kuttiarachchi's Kuttiya Come From?

15-12-2014

In a context where the opposition was about to topple the Uva Provincial Council, the...

Ranil Opens His Saloon-door Both Day & Night

Ranil Opens His Saloon-door Both Day & Night

13-12-2014

President Rajapaksa, on the same day Tissa Attanayake took oaths as the Health Minister of...

"Crossed" Tissa Carried Ranil's Picture In His Wallet For 30 Years! (Until Monday)

"Crossed" Tissa Carried Ranil's Picture In His Wallet For 30 Years!  (Until Monday)

10-12-2014

With former UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayake’s sudden political somersault, he is now known as...

Maithripala Gets Himself Checked At Private Hospital After President's "Pat"!

Maithripala Gets Himself Checked At Private Hospital After President's "Pat"!

08-12-2014

Staff members of Nawaloka Hospital in Colombo were stunned this evening when they saw a...

Former Lovey-Dovey Boy Approached To Play Dual Role

Former Lovey-Dovey Boy Approached To Play Dual Role

07-12-2014

Who doesn’t remember the lovey-dovey boy at ‘Rajagedhara’ who ruled the roost when a certain...

Leisure

Six Indian Film Stars To Act In Sri Lankan Film

Six Indian Film Stars To Act In Sri Lankan Film

Six Indian film stars will arrive in Sri Lanka in the mid January to appear in a revolutionary Sri Lankan film production. 

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5 Meditation Tips For People Who Can’t Focus

5 Meditation Tips For People Who Can’t Focus

Meditation is more than just a stress buster. New research shows it can help boost creativity; another review found it could reduce symptoms of anxiety and depression, and it could...

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The First Great Smartwatch Of 2014 Is Still The Best

The First Great Smartwatch Of 2014 Is Still The Best

The Good A classic, sharp-looking design; works with iPhones and Android phones; screen readable in bright daylight; swim- and shower-friendly; built-in pedometer for persistent fitness tracking; wide variety of quirky apps. The...

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Taylor Swift Is The Music Industry

Taylor Swift Is The Music Industry

Scott Borchetta, founder of Big Machine Records, Taylor Swift’s Nashville-based label, picks up a deluxe edition of 1989, the singer’s current hit record. He carefully slips the white case off...

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Blizzard Bets Big With New 'Overwatch' Game Franchise

Blizzard Bets Big With New 'Overwatch' Game Franchise

Blizzard, the gaming company behind the mega-popular "Warcraft," "StarCraft" and "Diablo" series, on Friday announced its first truly new franchise in 17 years: a multiplayer first-person shooter called "Overwatch." The...

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Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween!

People around the world celebrate Halloween today, as a tribute for the dead. Not only kids but adults dress up as their favourite horror movie or horror theme character and...

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Business

Facebook Messenger To Amazon Fire: The Biggest Hits And Misses Of 2014

Facebook Messenger To Amazon Fire: The Biggest Hits And Misses Of 2014

17-12-2014

When it comes to technology, some ideas sound great on paper, and there’s often a...

2014’s Most Trending Searches: Elections, FIFA World Cup And iPhone 6

2014’s Most Trending Searches: Elections, FIFA World Cup And iPhone 6

17-12-2014

Google has released its annual list of the year’s fastest-rising search requests. Although Google’s list...

Delhi HC Lifts ban: Xiaomi Redmi 1s Resumes Sale, Redmi Note 4G Coming Soon

Delhi HC Lifts ban: Xiaomi Redmi 1s Resumes Sale, Redmi Note 4G Coming Soon

17-12-2014

The Redmi 1s and the 4G version of the Redmi Note will soon resume sales...

Azarya To Launch New ‘Indulgence’ Collection And Online Boutique

Azarya To Launch New ‘Indulgence’ Collection And Online Boutique

15-12-2014

Hot off the success of Azarya’s first collection, vivacious beauty queen turned designer Sabrina Herft...

Times UK Names All Three Uga Escapes’ Hotels To Its Top Twenty

Times UK Names All Three Uga Escapes’ Hotels To Its Top Twenty

15-12-2014

One of the world’s most respected newspapers, the Times of London, has named all three...

London's Air Meltdown And The Global Power Of Travel Hubs

London's Air Meltdown And The Global Power Of Travel Hubs

13-12-2014

The air traffic control glitch that snarled flights around London on Friday reaffirms the city's critical...

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Focus

Rohana Wijeweera: The Killing Of Sri Lanka's Stalinist Icon

Rohana Wijeweera: The Killing Of Sri Lanka's Stalinist Icon

13-11-2014

Twenty-five years ago, on 13 November 1989, the Sri Lankan...

Women Who Fight For Peace To Speak At USD

Women Who Fight For Peace To Speak At USD

12-11-2014

They hail from India (Kashmir), Israel, Sri Lanka and Uganda....

Diwali: Hindus Celebrate Triumph Of Good Over Evil

Diwali: Hindus Celebrate Triumph Of Good Over Evil

24-10-2014

Over 4,500 years ago Lord Ramachandra embarked a boat from...

Train To Jaffna: Resuming A Journey After 25 Years

Train To Jaffna: Resuming A Journey After 25 Years

13-10-2014

As an engineer testing the newly-laid tracks in northern Sri...

Freedom Still A Far Cry In Mullivaikkal

Freedom Still A Far Cry In Mullivaikkal

06-10-2014

The people of  Mullivaikkal West, whose ancestral homes and farms...