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(Colombo, Lankapuvath) - Commonwealth Secretary Kamalesh Sharma in a statement says that he disapproves Canada's decision to suspend $ 10 million contribution to the Commonwealth Secretariat over the alleged human rights abuses in Sri Lanka. 

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Paddy production increased
Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 18:29
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(Colombo-Lankapuvath) Paddy production has been increased remarkably.    Paddy production last year has exceeded 4.6 M, said the Central...
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Income on expressway exceeds 133 million
Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 18:25
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(Colombo,Lankapuvath) Ministry of Highways says that toll income on the expressway on April 13 & 14 has exceeded 133 million. The highest income...
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IPL cricket fiesta kicks off
Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 12:00
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(Colombo Lankapuvath) The Indian Premier League (IPL), is to commence today (16) amidst controversy that arouse with the interference of several...
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Thunder showers till April end
Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 10:47
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(Colombo Lankapuvath) Thunder showers are most likely to develop in the country till the end of April, the Meteorology Department said.  ...
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Oil Anointing at 11.16 am
Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 10:15 (Colombo, Lankapuvath) - The New Year ritual of Oil Anointing is at 11.16 am today.  The state ceremony will be held at Yatawaththa temple of...
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Information on 112 wanted criminals handed over to Interpol
Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 09:45 (Colombo, Lankapuvath)- Sri Lanka has assigned Interpol the responsibility of taking 112 wanted criminals in to custody.  Police stated that...
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26 injured in head on collision
Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 08:46
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(Colombo, Lankapuvath) - 26 passengers were injured when two buses collided in Wanaraja area of Bagawanthalawa main road today (15)  A bus...
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50 lives lost in fatal accidents within 5 days
Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 08:30
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(Colombo, Lankapuvath)- Police says that 50 deaths are caused by 46 fatal accidents within last 5 days.    Police media spokesman, SSP...
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Canada's decision not a surprise - SL Government
Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 07:30
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(Colombo, Lankapuvath) - Government says that Canada's decision to stop funding for Commonwealth Forum as a step to protest against Sri Lanka, is...
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Gopi's mother released
Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 06:00 (Colombo, Lankapuvath) - Selvanayagani Rasamalar, mother of Ponnaiah Selvanayagam alias Gopi, who died in a clash with army in Nedunkerni, Vavuniya...
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730 drunk drivers found
Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 16:00
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(Colombo, Lankapuvath) - Under the special operation to curb drunk drivers, 730 drivers who were under the influence of liquor had been arrested said...
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International Police support to nab parties aiding revival of LTTE operatives abroad
Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 15:00 (Colombo-Lankapuvath) Support of the International Police would be sought to apprehend LTTE operatives functioning from abroad to revive the LTTE...
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One kilo of Plantains in Vavuniya- Rs. 20
Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 14:30 (Colombo-Lankapuvath) Reports are coming in about rise of plantain crops in Vavuniya District this year. Thereby, one kilo of plantains is being sold...
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Measures to increase Coconut production
Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 14:00 (Colombo Lankapuvath) Efforts are to be taken to increase the coconut production up to 3650 nuts by the year 2016, the Coconut Development Board...
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More buses deployed to distant routes
Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 13:00 (Colombo, Lankapuvath) - SLTB stated that more buses are deployed to distant routes from today (15) for the convenience of passengers coming back to...
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Twenty 26 fishermen apprehended for using illegal nets
Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 12:00 (Colombo Lankapuvath) Legal action is to be taken on 26 fishermen who were arrested while fishing in the Trincomalee seas using illegal fishing nets....
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President goes to bank for " Ganu Denu"
(Colombo, Lankapuvath) President had gone to People's Bank, Bank of Ceylon and National Savings Bank, today (15) for the first transactions of the New Year, adhering to the ritual of "Ganu Readmore


Wishing all Sri Lankans a Happy New Year........!
(Colombo,Lankapuvath)- Lankapuvath brings heartiest wishes to all our viewers and all Sri Lankans for a New Year filled with Joy, Prosperity and Harmony Readmore


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14 April 2014, 07:03
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International Recognition for Lankan Teachers at ‘Microsoft Education Global Forum 2014’
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Sara Bhoomi partners with Sadaharitha to cultivate Agar wood as a mixed crop and reap the golden harvest
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Gopi's attempt to revitalize LTTE defeated with Nedunkerni Mission
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(Clombo-Lankapuvath) Sri Lankan troops were triumphant yesterday (11) after successful completion of their mission to eliminate an attempt of resurgence of the brutel LTTE terrorism after five years of its eradication.   Upon a piece of information received by Army Intelligence Units, a military mission was launched at Dharmauram area in Kilinochchi in search of former LTTE operatives alleged of actively engaged in reorganizing the LTTE in the North East. 
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Sharing T20 happiness with President
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(Colombo, Lankapuvath) - Sri Lankan cricket team who brought a glorious victory in T20 World Cup final to Sri Lanka arrived in the island last evening. A get together was organized at Temple Trees following their arrival.
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lankapuvath read sinhala

President goes to bank for " Ganu Denu"
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(Colombo, Lankapuvath) President had gone to People's Bank, Bank of Ceylon and National Savings Bank, today (15) for the first transactions of the New Year, adhering to the ritual of "Ganu Denu"
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As the Head of the Household
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(Colombo,Lankapuvath) - This time too President Rajapaksa joined with family and relatives to celebrate Sinhala and Tamil New Year, at Carlton Residence, besides his hectic schedule as the head of the government. At the auspicious time for partaking food, President shared a piece of milk rice with...
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Wishing all Sri Lankans a Happy New Year...
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(Colombo,Lankapuvath)- Lankapuvath brings heartiest wishes to all our viewers and all Sri Lankans for a New Year filled with Joy, Prosperity and Harmony
Wishing all Sri Lankans a Happy New Year...
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(Colombo,Lankapuvath)- Lankapuvath brings heartiest wishes to all our viewers and all Sri Lankans for a New Year filled with Joy, Prosperity and Harmony
PM visits President for Avurudu
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[Colombo, Lankapuvath]Prime Minister D M Jayarathna along with his family payed a visit to  Carlton Residence, Tangalle, today [13], in accordance with the rituals of Sinhala and Tamil New Year. 
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MP Namal making kewum
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(Colombo,Lankapuvath) MP Namal joined village women in Weeraketiya to make sweetmeets for the Sinhala & Tamil New Year. Picture shows how he made kewum with a group of women.
MP Namal cuts the birthday cake
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(Colombo Lankapuvath) MP Namal Rajapaksha celebrated his 28th birthday at Carlton residence with his family.
Auspicious times for 2014 Sinhala and Ta...
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(Colombo, Lankapuvath) – Today (10) in the morning, auspicious timings for 2014 Sinhala and Tamil New Year were presented to President Mahinda Rajapaksa at Carlton House in Tangalle, fulfilling a traditional custom.
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