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Should I feel guilty about dressing my daughter as a ‘girly girl’?


I never felt anything but delight about dressing my son, …

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Circular to issue fuel only to vehicles


A circular would be issued today declaring that fuel should …

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Six Lankan jailed for stealing Dh1.1m in Dubai


Six Sri Lankan guards of a security company in Dubai …

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SAITM: Nine member committee to implement proposals


President Maithripala Sirisena today appointed a nine-member committee headed by …

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Hambantota port joint venture to start on Dec. 08


The joint venture between China Merchants Port Holding Company (CMPH) …

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Something fishy over fuel shortage: TU


The employees of the Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CEYPETCO) today charged …

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Govt. wants ‘Online Referendum’ on Interim Report


The Government has decided to get public opinion on the …

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Ban tuition classes on Sundays: Cardinal Ranjith


Archbishop of Colombo Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith yesterday said he had …

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Lebanese PM Saad al-Hariri resigns over fear of threats on his life

Former Lebanese prime minister Saad Hariri (C-L) arrives to deliver a speech during a gathering to mark the tenth anniversary of the assassination of his father and former prime minister Rafiq Hariri, on February 14, 2015, at the Biel Convention Centre in downtown Beirut. Lebanese paid their respects to the late former prime minister, a decade after his assassination in a massive and shocking suicide bombing that destabilised the fragile country. AFP PHOTO / ANWAR AMRO        (Photo credit should read ANWAR AMRO/AFP/Getty Images)

Saad al-Hariri, the Prime Minister of Lebanon announced his resignation …

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Ten missing while bathing in Laggala


At least ten persons who were bathing in the Thelgamu …

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