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BLUE, GREEN AND BROWN(1952) A POPULAR ABSTRACT ARTWORK OF YESTERYEAR RUSSIA- AMERICAN ARTIST MARK ROTHKO(1903-1970)

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The First Ever National Guidelines On Correct Use Of Antibiotics Has Launched In Sri Lanka Yesterday(17)

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During the past decade the resistance rates for most of
the  organisms both in the. health care settings as well as in the community in Sri Lanka  have escalated at an alarming rate according to Director General Of Health Services Dr.Palitha Mahipala.

Addressing at the launching of   first ever National Guidelines on  "correct use of Antibiotics  to  prevent resistance  "introduced in Sri Lanka which  jointly  launched yesterday  (17) at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute in Colombo by World Health Organization (WHO) and Ministry of Health,Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine, Dr.Mahipala stressed that this is especially so for Gram negative organisms causing infections.

The most effective and practical mode of approach to minimize the problem is by having a national policy for the use of Antibiotics in the country he has stated.

As the International Antibiotic resistant awareness week had been announced from 14th to 20 th of November it is important to prevent Antibiotic resi…

A Youth Was Killed And four Others Injured As Their Jeep Met With An Accident.

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A youth was killed and four others were injured and
hospitalized  due to the Jeep they were travelling in veered off the road on Galgamuwa-Moragollagama road today (17).

A Buddhist Monk was also there among the four injured persons who were hospitalized following the incident.

Salmonella Fear Prompts Cheese Recall In USA

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Airport Customs Officers Have Arrested Two Sri Lankans With 381 Illegal Cigarette Cartons

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QUOTES FOR LIFE

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Two Persons Were Remanded For Sending More Than 100 Sri Lankan Females To Maldives For Prostitution

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A 12 Hour Water Cut To Be Implemented In Several Areas In Colombo This Saturday

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The National Water Supply and Drainage Board has today(17) announced a twelve hour water cut from 9 a.m to 9 p.m in several areas  in Colombo this Saturday(19).

Accordingly the water cut will be affected  to  Colombo ,Kotte,Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia,Kolonnawa Municipal Council area,Kaduwela Municipal Council area ,Boralesgamuwa,Maharagama,Kotikawatte-Mullariyawa Pradeshiya Sabha area and Rathmalana.

Urgent repairs of the power transmission  system that supplying electricity to Ambathale Water Treatment Plant is the cause for 12 hour water cut the Water Board has stated.

Entry Road To Galle Face From Lotus Roundabout In Colombo Closed Due To A Protest March

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HEALTH TIP

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