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Investigation on allegations over match-fixing halted

Investigation on allegations over match-fixing halted

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The investigation on allegations of match-fixing during the final of the 2011 World Cup has been ... Read More

Mahela summoned over match-fixing inquiry

Mahela summoned over match-fixing inquiry

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Former Sri Lanka cricketer Mahela Jayawardene arrived at the Special Investigations Unit of Sports Ministry at ... Read More

Distribution of postal ballots concludes today

Distribution of postal ballots concludes today

Jul 2, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The issuance and the distribution of postal ballots for the 2020 General Election will conclude today. ... Read More

Need a strong mandate to defeat conspiracies against SL – Premier MR

Need a strong mandate to defeat conspiracies against SL – Premier MR

Jun 29, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - While requesting the people of Sri Lanka to always have the broader picture in mind when ... Read More

A firm ‘No’ to MCC Agreement – Co-cabinet Spokesman

A firm ‘No’ to MCC Agreement – Co-cabinet Spokesman

Jun 26, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Co-cabinet Spokesman, Plantation Industries and Export Agriculture Minister Dr. Ramesh Pathirana yesterday categorically stated that the ... Read More

Karuna’s history not a secret: MR

Karuna’s history not a secret: MR

Jun 25, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Referring to the controversial remarks made by former LTTE member Vinyagamoorthy Muralitharan alias Karuna, Prime Minister ... Read More

President sets one year deadline for Lanka Salt to earn profit

President sets one year deadline for Lanka Salt to earn profit

Jun 24, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has given one year’s time to Lanka Salt Limited which runs at a ... Read More

Naval COVID-recoveries on the rise

Naval COVID-recoveries on the rise

Jun 23, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  One more Navy personnel who were infected with the COVID-19 have been discharged. (more…) Read More

Sri Lanka confirms first coronavirus case in two days

Sri Lanka confirms first coronavirus case in two days

Jun 23, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A coronavirus case was identified yesterday, the first case in two days. The number of COVID-19 ... Read More

Two Prison Guards interdicted over phones

Two Prison Guards interdicted over phones

Jun 22, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Two prison guards have been interdicted and handed over to the Police for providing mobile phones ... Read More

Lankans repatriated from India

Lankans repatriated from India

Jun 20, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COVID-19) - A special Srilankan Airlines flight arrived this morning with 194 Lankans stranded in India due to ... Read More

Ranil yet to receive official request from police

Ranil yet to receive official request from police

Jun 19, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is yet to receive any official request from the police summoning ... Read More

Russians stranded in Sri Lanka evacuated

Russians stranded in Sri Lanka evacuated

Jun 19, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A group of Russians stranded in Sri Lanka were evacuated yesterday (18) in a special flight. ... Read More

“Loans not an option, need investments” – Says President

“Loans not an option, need investments” – Says President

Jun 19, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - President Gotabaya Rajapaksa yesterday met with EU ambassadors at the Presidential Secretariat with the discussion centred ... Read More

Validating the lists of postal voters to commence today

Validating the lists of postal voters to commence today

Jun 18, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Validating the lists of postal voters for the General Election will be conducted today. (more…) Read More