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Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah- New Sri Lanka Navy Commander

Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah has been appointed as the 21st Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy by President Maithripala Sirisena.

Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah- New Sri Lanka Navy Commander
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Lottery Boards Back With Finance Ministry

A gazette notification has been issued enabling the transfer of the Development and National Lotteries Boards to the Ministry of Finance.

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New Sri Lanka Navy Commander Rear Admiral Travis Sinniah

Rear Admiral Travis Jeremy Liyanduru Sinniah is to be promoted as the new Sri Lanka’s Navy Commander soon.

Rear Admiral Travis Jeremy Liyanduru Sinniah
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Volkswagen Agreed to Recall 323,000 vehicles in India

German auto major Volkswagen, which is embroiled in a global emission scandal, today submitted a roadmap before the National Green Tribunal to recall over 323000 vehicles in the country fitted with a 'defeat device' meant to fudge emission tests. " class="caption" align="right" />

The automobile giant Volkswagen is in the process of recalling several million cars across the globe.
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50,000 Brick and Mortar type Houses for conflict affected Northern and Eastern Provinces

Cabinet has granted approval to construct 50,000 Brick and Mortar type houses for conflict affected Northern and Eastern Provinces.

50,000 Brick and Mortar type Houses for conflict affected Northern and Eastern Provinces
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Duty on motorcycles, mini trucks and single cabs slashed

The ad-valorem excise duty rate of 90% imposed on motorcycles with an engine capacity less than 150cc will be removed with effect from midnight today (17), Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera said.

Duty  on motorcycles, mini trucks and single cabs slashed
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Janaprith Fernando - First Sri Lankan to be elected to World Scout Committee

Janaprith Fernando, Attorney-at-Law and Deputy Chief Commissioner of Sri Lanka Scout Association was elected as a member of the 41st World Scout Conference, being held in Baku, Azerbaijan where 166 member countries voted.

 Janaprith Fernando - First Sri Lankan to be elected to World Scout Committee
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FR Petition Against Rishad on Resettlement At Wilpattu Forest Reserve Dismissed

The Supreme Court dismissed a Fundamental Rights Petition filed against Minister Rishad Bathiudeen and Minister for Sustainable Development and Wildlife Gamini Jayawickrama Perera under Articles 17 and 126 of the Constitution for infringing the Fundamental Rights of the petitioners by resettling civilians in the Wilpattu Forest Reserve.

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Floral Tribute to IPKF Officer died in Kopay

General Officer Commander-in-Chief of the Southern Command of Indian Army Lieutenant General P M Hariz is expected to pay floral tribute to one his colleagues, who was killed in August 1987, during the IPKF operation.

Tomb of the slain Indian Army Officer in Kopay
 Lieutenant General P M Hariz  - General Officer Commander-in-Chief of the Southern Command of  Indian Army
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Deniswaran resignation: Emotional Roller Coaster Ride

The TELO Politburo has again decided to hold its meeting on 19th, in Vavuniya, with a single agenda to decide on its recalcitrant member.

B.Deniswaran - Roller Coaster Ride
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