Wednesday, August 15, 2018

NEW ZEALAND BANS HOUSE SALE TO FOREIGNERS

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Water Levels Of Six Reservoirs Reached Spill Level Due To Heavy Showers

Due to the heavy showers prevailing in the water levels of six Reservoirs have reached their spill level according to the Disaster Management Center.

Accordingly the Water levels of Canyon,Norton bridge, Upper Kotmale,Kotmale, Kukule Ganga and Maussakale reservoirs had reached spill level.

Meanwhile the Disaster Management Center has requested those living in low land areas around Kelaniya and MahawelI rivers to be vigilant over floods as the water levels of two rivers reaching spill level from few areas.

Colombo -Kochi Sri Lankan Airlines Flights To Be Cancelled Until.Saturday

Sri Lankan Airlines had suspended all Colombo-Kochi  flights until this Saturday (18)due to the closing down of Kochi  Airport in Southern India as a result of the floods drowned the  Airport .

Accordingly all Sri Lankan Flights flying from Colombo to Kochi  Airport in Southern India will be suspended until 2 p.m this Saturday it has been announced.Kochi Airport is due to be re-opened on Saturday according to reports.

As a result of the heavy showers the Kochi Airport is being flooded at the moment .

Meanwhile those who had purchased Air Tickets from Sri Lankan Airlines to  fly From Colombo to Kochi and Vice versa will get a chance to reach their destination through another South Indian city without paying a  additional fee the Airlines has announced. 

Former President Mahinda Rajapakshe Had Been Requested To Appear Before CID On 17 th

The Criminal Investigations
Department  (CID)had requested the former President Mahinda Rajapakshe to appear before the CID on 17 th of August  to record a statement over the abducting of the former Journalist attached to "The Nation"paper Keith Noyer.

The request was made through a letter signed by the Deputy Inspector General.Of Police (DIG) Ravi Seneviratne which was handed over to the official residence of former President Rajapakshe at Wijerama Road,Colombo -07 on laSt Sunday (12).

Six intelligence officials were arrested over the abduction and assault case of Keith Noyer on 22 nd of May 2008 and later they were released on bail.

The speaker Karu Jayasuriya and former Defense Secretary Gotabaya Rajapakshe had given statements already to the CID over the incident. 

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A House Owner Was Injured And Hospitalized Due To A Soil Mound Collapse

A house owner had been injured and
hospitalized after a soil mound collapsed in to the Kitchen area of  his house located at Kuda Maskeliya area in Maskeliya in the wee hours of this morning  (15).

The injured who had gone to the rare part of his house to inspect the collapsed Soil Mound got himself buried under the Soil. Later he was  rescued and admitted to the Dikoya Base Hospital for treatment.

The incident had occurred due to the heavy showers prevailing in Western slope area of Central Hills .

Six Private Bus Unions To Launch An Island Wide Strike From Midnight Tonight (15)

Six Private Bus unions including All

Ceylon Private Bus Employees Union and Government Progressive Drivers Union have decided to launch an Island Wide continuous Private Bus Strike from midnight tonight (15) against the newly introduced fine sheet.

However Main Private Bus Union ,The Ceylon Private Bus Owners Union has decided not to support the trade union action it has been revealed.

The All Ceylon Private Bus Employees Union which leads the strike has stated that the authorities should have implemented the old Fine sheet system till creating a Road system equipped with technical cameras and implementing the new Fine sheet system.

A Soil Mound Completely Blocked Transport Activities On Colombo -Hatton Road- Road Was Now Cleared For Traffic

Transport activities of Colombo-Hatton
main road had  completely blocked due to a Collapsing of a Soil mound to the road at Watawala area this evening (15).

The authorities had later removed the Soil Mound and cleared the road for traffic.

Soon after the Collapsing of a Soil mound to the road  Police have advised the Motorists to use an alternative roads when travelling until the removal of Soil Mound.

Accordingly Motorists were advised to use Ginigathhena-Diyagala -road to travel.

Soil Mound had collapsed as a result of the heavy showers prevailing in the Central Hills at present.

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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

A CAR CRASHED IN TO PEDESTRIANS NEAR BRITISH PARLIAMENT INJURING SOME


BRIDGE COLLAPSE IN ITALY-WHAT MIGHT BE RESPONSIBLE?

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Around 46 Different Private Hospital Charges To Be Regulated Soon--Health Minister

Around 46 different prices charged  by
Private Hospitals will   be regulated soon for the benefit of Patients according to Minister Of Health, Nutrition and Indeginous Medicine Dr.Rajitha Senaratne.

"Nowadays patients will get  a heart attack due to the private hospital bills
A relative of a patient had phoned me recently and told although their patient had just fainted and admitted to a Private Hospital in Colombo the hospital bill had  risen to Rs.2 million already. So I have taken steps to bring the patient to the Colombo National Hospital for treatment.  "Minister has stressed.

Addressing a function held on last Saturday (11)at Kalutara (Western Province) Health Minister has also stated that some media Institutes are clearly representing  behalf of Drug companies and that is a bad trend.

Dozens Of Houses And Buildings At Kurunagala Had Been Damaged Due To Strong Winds

  • Dozens of houses and Buildings had Been damaged due to the strong winds blown across Kurunagala--Alawwa area last morning (14)according to the Disaster Management Center.

Accordingly Houses and Buildings in vadawa,Kabithigollawa,Imbulgoda ,Rathmalgoda and Agalla areas were damaged due to the strong winds it has been reported.

A Person Was Arrested Over Fraudulently Collected Money From.Persons By Promising Jobs In Germany

Special Investigations Unit of the Foreign Employment Bureau has
arrested a person who had fraudulently collected around Rs.1.1 million from some persons by promising  them to provide job opportunities in Germany last Monday  (13)at Uhana in Ampara District.

The suspect who is a resident of Walagambapura in Ampara had indicated his Customes  that he was an employee attached to Prime Minister's office it has  been revealed.

Investigations are currently underway regarding the incident. 

Three Vehicles Had Severely Damaged Due To A Wall Collapse

Three parked  vehicles had severely
damaged after a wall under construction  at a Sub road in Wadugodapitiya road in Kandy had collapsed on the vehicles this evening (14).

No one was injured due to the incident it has been revealed.

The wall was built at a land belonging to Sri Lanka Army and as a result of the incident transport activities of the Sub Road had been suspended until tomorrow morning (15).

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DOZENS DIED DUE TO A BRIDGE COLLAPSE IN ITALY


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Around Nine Families In Nuwara-Eliya Have Been Evacuated Due To A Landslide Risk

Around nine families located in

Nuwara-Eliya -Kirimatiyana area have been evacuated from their houses and moved to safe places due to a Landslide risk in the area according to the Disaster Management Center.

The evacuated families have been moved to a nearby camp the Center has stated.

Heavy showers are being experienced in Western slope areas of Central hills at present  it has been reported. .

A Soil Mound Collapsed In To The Upper Kotmale Reservoir

A Soil Mound had  collapsed in to the Upper Kotmale Reservoir from Wanigasekarapura area at Thalawakale as  a result of the heavy showers prevailing in the area at present  it has been reported.

The Soil Mound located under a group of houses in Wanigasekarapura area had collapsed in to the Reservoir. As a result a Landslide risk likely to  occurr in the village nearby according to reports.

Roof Top Protest Campaign Of Female Prisoners Has Called Off

The group of Female Prison inmates

attached to Welikada Prison who had launched a protest campaign on the roof top of the Welikada Prison building since last morning (13 )has called off their protest shortwhile ago after discussions held with Minister Of Justice and Prison Reforms Thalatha Atukorale at the Ministry.

Five protesters had participated for the discussions and after the Minister had agreed to look in to the demands of Female Prison inmates and provide solutions in future  the protest was called off it has been reported.

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Security In And Around Welikada Prison Strengthened

Prison Authorities have strengthened
the security within Welikada Prison premises and roads around the prison including Seevali Road and Wanathamulla after recovering 15 Narcotic parcels thrown in to prison premises yesterday (13).

Meanwhile some Prison inmates inside the Welikada Prison also refrained from entering to Wards in the prison as a support to the roof top protest launched by a group of Female prison inmates  it has Been reported

The Ministry Of Justice and Prison Reforms had begun an investigation to find out how a group of Female  prison inmates managed to go to the roof top of the prison building and stage a protest there.

A New Post Master General Has Been Appointed

Polonnaruwa District Secretary Ranjith Ariyaratne has been appointed as the New Post Master General with effect from today (14).

He has been appointed as the New Post Master General after the Post became vacant as a result of transferring the former Post Master General D. L.P Rohana Abeyratne to the Presidential Secretariat over his unsuccessful handling of the recent Postal strike .

Five Roof Top Prison Inmate Protestors Arrived At The Ministry Of Justice For Talks -Prison Inmate Protest Continues For The Second Day

As the roof top protest campaign launched by a group of female prison inmates attached to Welikada Prison continues today  (14) for the second day  it self Prison Authorities have completely suspended bringing food for the inmates of the prison with effect from today after finding around 15 Narcotic parcels thrown inside the prison premises by an unidentified persons yesterday (13).

Around 30 female prison inmates had began the protest campaign on the roof top of Welikada Prison building since  last morning (13)by demanding solutions for few demands of them including speeding up their court cases ,Allow their relatives to bring food for them and increased facilities in prison.

However the Secretary to the Ministry of Prison Reforms and Justice Mangala Adhikari has stated that if the Protesting Prison inmates are willing to attend talks by suspending their protest she will send two Ministry Officials to negotiate with them on their demands.

Meanwhile it has been reported that five protesting Prison inmates had arrived at the Ministry this evening for the talks over their demands.

Meanwhile four female prison inmates injured during a clash occurred with few of the protesting Inmates yesterday are still receiving treatment at Prisons Hospital it has been reported.

A NEW CHOCOLATE FLAVOR "RUBY"ENTERED THE MARKET

MINISTER ATTEMPTS TO RESCUE FISH AFTER HEATWAVE LAKE DEATHS.

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fish-rescue-after-heat-wave-lake-deaths/a-45053945

Monday, August 13, 2018

FOREIGN-VIENNA RANKED AS THE MOST LIVEABLE CITY

JAKARTA THE FASTEST SINKING CITY IN THE WORLD


"SITHA GAWA"


POTATOE CURRY SRI LANKAN STYLE


MONSANTO WEED KILLER CASE: BAYER HAD TUMBLE AFTER PAY OUT

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A Person Was Arrested With A Stock Of Conch Shells

A 47 year old person was arrested by 
the Intelligance Officials attached to Thambapanni Naval Base and fisheries officers who had hidden around 2000 Conch shells in his garden to sell them illegally today (13) at Baththuluoya area.

The suspect who is a resident of mundalama area is due to be produced before the Puttalam Magistrate  Court .

The stock of Conch shells  recovered in the garden of the suspect had been identified as rare ones .

The stock of Conch Shells is currently at office of Puttatam Assistant Director of Fisheries it has been revealed.

A Motorcyclist Was Killed Due To Motorcycle -Car Collision

A 24 year old Youth Motorcyclist was

killed after the Motorcycle he was riding colliding with a Motor Car when attempting to overtake several vehicles at Nelliadi-Maley junction today (13).

The critically injured youth was admitted to Mandikal Hospital for treatment  and had succumbed to his injuries after transferring  to Jaffna Hospital for further treatment.

The deceased was a resident of Kopai area.

Nelliadi Police had arrested the Motor Car driver regarding the accident.


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Transport Activities Of Hatton-Solankanda Main Road Had Been Stopped Due To A Soil Mound Collapse

Transport activities had been
completely stopped on Hatton -Solankanda main road due to a Collapsing of a Soil Mound to the main road in wee hours of this morning (13).

The Soil Mound had collapsed in to the main road from Hadley watte area in the hills as a result of the heavy showers prevailing in Western slope area of Central Hills according to reports.

Due to the situation around 30 families resided in a line houses at upper area of Hadley watta had been moved to safe places according to authorities.

The collapsed Soil Mound had been removed by the Road Development Authority .

Nearly 30 Female Prisoners Had Launched A Protest Campden At Roof Top Of Welikada Prison



Nearly 30 female Prisoners who are being remanded in Welikada Prison over drug Smuggling charges are in protest at the roof top of Welikada Prison since this morning (13)by demanding solutions for two of their  demands .

During the protest four protesters  had been injured and admitted to Prison Hospital as a result of a clash occurred among two groups of female Prisoners it has been revealed.

The protesting female Prisoners are demanding to end their course cases soon and provide them sufficient facilities in Prison according to reports.

Meanwhile members of Prison Inmates Rights Protection Committee had also staged a protest in front of the Prison to support the protesters. 

CALIFORNIA WILDFIRE SMOKE SET TO CAUSE LUNG ISSUES NATIONWIDE

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Sunday, August 12, 2018

KILLER WHALE FINALLY LET'S DEAD CALF GO


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Reduction Of 25 Essential Drugs Is Being Delayed Due To The Opposition Of National Chamber Of Drug Importers -Health Minister

The reduction of 25 Essential Drugs
including expensive Cancer Drugs is  being delayed due to the opposition of National Chamber Of Drug Importers according to Minister Of Health Dr.Rajitha Senaratne.

Although the National Chamber Of Drug Importers had opposed the move will reduce the prices of 25 selected Drugs as planned soon the Minister has stressed during a meeting held at Horana on Saturday (11).

Minster has also stated that  the Drug Importers are going to take a legal action against the price reduction ,However he is not afraid of that .

Health Minister had earlier announced that the prices of 25 Essential Drugs will be reduced in July .

By reducing the prices of Expensive Cancer Drugs government can save Rs.7.7 billion when importing them the Minister has stated.

A Fire Erupted In A Reserve At Vavuniya Had Destroyed A Large Acres Of Land

A Sudden fire erupted in "Ausadapitiya" reserve at Irattaperiyakulama in Vavuniya last evening  (12) had been
doused by the Fire Brigade attached to Vavuniya Urban Council and Irattaperiyakulama Police officers after a long struggle.

The fire had destroyed more than 100 acres of land belonging to the reserve and the fire spreads rapidly throughout the reserve due to strong winds and dry weather prevailing in the area  it has been reported.

Authorities believes the fire may have  erupted in the Reserve due to lighting of fire by chena cultivators.

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A Person Was Arrested With A Locally Made Firearm

A 45 year old person had been arrested
by the Police officers attached to Crimes Prevention Unit of Tangalle Division yesterday (11)at Nalagama area in Tangalle with a Locally made firearm in his possession.

The suspect who is a resident of Beliatta area had revealed to the Police during questioning that he had kept the firearm in his possession for his own safety as he is giving money to others on interest.

A Person Has Died Due To A Fire In A Building At Badulla

A 46 year old person has died due to a sudden fire erupted in a Three storied business establishment selling motor spare parts at Coco watte road in Badulla this morning (12).

The critically injured who had been in a nearby  Business Establishment had admitted to the Badulla General Hospital with serious burn injuries and later had succumbed to his injuries it has been reported.

The deceased who was a resifent of Badulla had received injuries after the fire spreads in to his office from the nearby building.

The fire had been  doused completely by the Fire Brigade and tri  forces.

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NASA FINALLY LAUNCHES MISSION TO A SUN-DUE TO REACH IN 2024


Ten Females Were Injured Due To A Vehicle Collision

Ten female Garment Factory workers attached to a Private Garment Factory in Monaragala had been injured and
hospitalized after a Three Buses they were travelling in colliding with each other at Mahagodayaya area on Wellawaya -Monaragala main road last evening (11).

The injured were admitted to the Buttala Provincial Hospital and later transferred to the Monaragala General Hospital for further treatment.

Buttala Police had arrested the drivers of the three vehicles who were charged over reckless driving  and they are due to be produced before the Wellawaya Magistrate Court.

Six Were Injured Due To Van-Tipper Collision

Six persons including four small Children have been injured and hospitalized due to a Van-Tipper Truck Collision at Kumaragama Junction on Balangoda-Kalthota main road this morning (12).

The injured have been admitted to the Balangoda Base Hospital for treatment.The condition of a injured  female is critical it has been revealed.

The incident occurred when a Van travelling from Kalthota to Balangoda had collided with a Tipper Truck travelling from Balangoda to Kalthota area and both vehicles had crashed in to a nearby wall belongs to a House afterwards it has been revealed.

The accident occurred when the Tipper Truck had attempted to over take a Bus and as a result the Truck had collided with a Van arrived in opposite side according to Balangoda Police.