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J.J. Abrams promises cohesive end to Skywalker saga

J.J. Abrams promises cohesive end to Skywalker saga

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Director J.J. Abrams says "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker", will give an emotional and meaningful ... Read More

Jennifer Lawrence marries her art dealer fiance

Jennifer Lawrence marries her art dealer fiance

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Hollywood actress Jennifer Lawrence has exchanged vows with fiance Cooke Maroney at a star-studded ceremony. The ... Read More

Hong Kong: Petrol bombs tossed at police in latest protest

Hong Kong: Petrol bombs tossed at police in latest protest

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A group of hardcore protesters threw petrol bombs at a police station as violence flared in ... Read More

US troops leaving Syria will go to Iraq, says Pentagon chief

US troops leaving Syria will go to Iraq, says Pentagon chief

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - All US troops withdrawing from northern Syria are expected to be relocated to western Iraq, Secretary ... Read More

Lebanon protests: Mass revolt continues as PM ‘agrees reforms’

Lebanon protests: Mass revolt continues as PM ‘agrees reforms’

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Lebanon's coalition government has reportedly agreed to a package of economic reforms as it attempts to ... Read More

Australian newspapers black out front pages in ‘secrecy’ protest

Australian newspapers black out front pages in ‘secrecy’ protest

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Australia's biggest newspaper rivals have made a rare showing of unity by publishing redacted front pages ... Read More

Brexit: No 10 to push again for vote on Boris Johnson’s deal

Brexit: No 10 to push again for vote on Boris Johnson’s deal

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Parliament must be given "a straight up-and-down vote" on the PM's Brexit deal, No 10 says, ... Read More

Chile protests: Five dead after looters torch garment factory

Chile protests: Five dead after looters torch garment factory

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Five people have died after a garment factory was set ablaze by looters near Chile's capital ... Read More

“Current govt undermined national security” -Gotabaya

“Current govt undermined national security” -Gotabaya

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Presidential candidate of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna Gotabaya Rajapaksa says national security collapsed during the ... Read More

“No conditions between TNA and UNF” -Ravi K.

“No conditions between TNA and UNF” -Ravi K.

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Minister Ravi Karunanayake says there are no conditions between the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) and the ... Read More

Two flights diverted to Mattala due to bad weather

Two flights diverted to Mattala due to bad weather

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Two Sri Lankan Airlines flights which were scheduled to land at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) ... Read More

Individual arrested with 43,600 foreign cigarettes

Individual arrested with 43,600 foreign cigarettes

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) in coordination with the Police apprehended a person with 43,600 foreign ... Read More

Police question relative of suspect involved in killing of teenager

Police question relative of suspect involved in killing of teenager

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Police are questioning a relative of a suspect believed to be involved in the killing of ... Read More

Kuliyapitiya road inundated in Nattandiya : Police

Kuliyapitiya road inundated in Nattandiya : Police

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Travel along the Colombo - Kuliyapitiya road in the Nattandiya area has been affected after a section ... Read More

TNA stance on Election by Oct 24

TNA stance on Election by Oct 24

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Parliamentarian Charles Nirmalanathan says a statement on who the Tamil National Alliance will support at the ... Read More