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Protect Muslim community -A call by Organization of Islamic Cooperation countries

Ambassadors and the High Commissioners of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) countries in Sri Lanka, has jointly released a statement calling the Sri Lankan Government to prevent communal violence and take swift judicial action against perpetrators.

Muslim Ministers who have tendered their resignations
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Sri Lankan students could seek admission for professional courses in India

The High Commission of India invites applications from eligible Sri Lankan students (excluding PIO, OCI Card holders & NRIs) seeking admission to Undergraduate Courses in MBBS, BDS, BE, B.Tech, B.Pharm & B.Arch under the Self Financing Scheme for the academic year 2019-20.

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We will win’-ACMC

The top rung of All Ceylon Makkal Congress (ACMC), stepping in to the fray vowed that the No Confidence Motion (NCM) against their leader Rishad Bathiudeen will be defeated -and Minister Bathiudeen will emerge victorious.

Former ACMC Northern PC Member P Jayathilleke (fourth from left), addresses the party’s press briefing on 30 May joined by ACMC Lawyer Rushdy Habib (far left), ACMC Kurunegala organiser Nazeer (second from left), Mohemed Faiz (ACMC Western PC Member & Chief organiser-Western Prov-third from left), ACMC Secretary General M Subaitheen (fifth from left), Deputy Minister of Ports & Shipping Abdullah Mahrooff  (second from right) and Dr Yusuf Marikkar (far right) at SLFI, Colombo 7.
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10 model schools for students from all faiths to be set up in Western Province

On an initiative made by the Western Province Governor,Azath Salley, 10 model schools will be set up to accommodate students from all faiths to enable the children to study in a conducive classroom environment supported with goodwill and understanding among them.

10 model schools for students from all faiths to be set up in Western Province
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Sri Lanka is to host the 2021 Annual meeting of the ADB

The 54th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Asian Development Bank is to be held in Colombo, in May 2021.

Sri Lanka is to host the 2021 Annual meeting of the ADB
Sri Lanka is to host the 2021 Annual meeting of the ADB
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Appeal to retain original name of Sri Rahula Maha Vidayala

Old boys and well-wishers of the oldest Madiwela Sri Rahula Maha Vidyalaya, whose name has been changed to Jaya Isura Vidyalaya, have urged President Maithripala Sirisena to retain the original name of the school because of its historical and cultural significance.

Appeal to retain original name of Sri Rahula Maha Vidayala
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Sri Lanka’s mine action efforts a model for the world, say global experts

Sri Lanka’s sustained focus on mine risk education and awareness creation makes it an exemplary model for the rest of the world, international experts participating in an interactive panel discussion, chaired by Ambassador A.L.A. Azeez, the Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the UN in Geneva, reiterated.

Sri Lanka’s mine action efforts a model for the world, say global experts
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Sweden calls for WikiLeaks founder Assange's detention, first step in possible extradition

A top Swedish prosecutor on Monday formally asked that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange be detained in absentia over the alleged rape of a woman in her home nearly a decade ago, reports said.

Sweden calls for WikiLeaks founder Assange's detention, first step in possible extradition
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Technology and innovation to be brought closer ensuring that one will be left behind - Minister Sujeewa Sengasinghe

"Shilpa Sena", a rolling exposition will be launched island wide in July, geared towards bringing technological skills, knowledge and products to the general public, at a time when the country embraces new and emerging technologies.

Technology and innovation to be brought closer ensuring that one will be left behind   -  Minister Sujeewa Sengasinghe
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Indian High Commissioner meets Chief Prelates of Malwatte and Asgiriya Chapters

High Commissioner of India Taranjit Singh Sandhu paid respects at Sri Dalada Maligawa and received the blessings of the Most Venerable Thibbatuwawe Sri Sumangala Mahanayake Thero of Malwatte Chapter and Most Venerable

Indian High Commissioner meets Chief Prelates of Malwatte and Asgiriya Chapters
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