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Danushka Gunathilaka to face trial on alleged rape

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Sri Lankan cricketer Danushka Gunathilaka is scheduled to stand trial next week, in Sydney Court facing allegations of sexual assault against a woman inside...

Hundreds of migrants killed by Saudi border guards – report

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Saudi border guards are accused of the mass killing of migrants along the Yemeni border in a new report by Human Rights Watch. The report...

Philippine drag queen faces backlash for Jesus act

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Christian groups in the Philippines have brought criminal complaints against a drag queen who dressed as Jesus Christ and performed a rock rendition of...

Naotunne Vijitha Thero faces court on child sex abuse charges in...

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A senior Buddhist monk has faced a Melbourne court, charged with child sex offences dating back to the 1990s and early 2000s. The Venerable Naotunne...

Water supply restricted for A’pura, Polonnaruwa and Ku’gala

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Due to an extended period of drought, certain regions including Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, and Kurunegala are currently facing water supply restrictions. An official from the National...

Fire in Homagama Industrial Zone

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An incident of fire has occurred within the Homagama Industrial Zone a short while ago. The fire has been started in chemical storage facility situated...

Zoo employee died in utility pole collapse

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On the evening of August 15th, a tragic incident occurred at the Dehiwala Zoological Garden resulting in the unfortunate death of an employee. Reportedly, a...

North Korea says US soldier fled because of racism in army

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North Korea has said US soldier Travis King crossed into its territory last month because of "inhuman maltreatment and racial discrimination" in the army. The...

SPC gets new Chairman

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Health Minister Keheliya Rambukwella has designated Dr. Ajith Mendis as the incoming Chairman of the State Pharmaceuticals Corporation. The former Chairman, Sarath Liyanage, faced removal...

Hasaranga to retire from Test Cricket

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Renowned wrist spinner from Sri Lanka, Wanindu Hasaranga, has made the decision to retire from international Test cricket. He conveyed this choice through a...