The comedian Bill Cosby is sentenced to prison

A judge in Pennsylvania has jailed comedian Bill Cosby for three to 10 years for sexual assault. Cosby, 81, was also
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The comedian Bill Cosby is sentenced to prison
President Maithripala Sirisena addresses the general debate of the 73rd Session of the General Assembly of the UN (video) 

Police investigations against students who were indecent in Pidurangala.

http://www.wcenews.lk The Police launched an investigation into the incident where some young men and women had taken semi-nude photos and posted
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Police investigations against students who were indecent in Pidurangala.

At United Nations, Trump rejects constraints imposed by other nations, says U.S. will act to counter ‘global control’

President Trump declared Tuesday that his administration will reject attempts from other nations to impose constraints on the United States,
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At United Nations, Trump rejects constraints imposed by other nations, says U.S. will act to counter ‘global control’

New Zealand PM Ardern’s baby premieres among world leaders

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has made her debut speech at the UN in New York - and in
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New Zealand PM Ardern’s baby premieres among world leaders

Mangala, criticized Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith

Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala Samaraweera has criticized certain controversial comments made by the Archbishop of Colombo, Cardinal
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President calls on world leaders to emulate Nelson Mandela

President Maithripala Sirisena called upon the world leaders to emulate Nelson Mandela, who showed the correct path by his humanitarian
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President calls on world leaders to emulate Nelson Mandela

Trump expects second Kim summit soon

US President Donald Trump has said he expects to have a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in
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Trump expects second Kim summit soon

Gary Kurtz, Star Wars producer, dies at 78

Gary Kurtz, producer of the first two instalments in the Star Wars series, has died in north London aged 78. In
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Gary Kurtz, Star Wars producer, dies at 78

Google at 20: how two ‘obnoxious’ students changed the internet

Google co-founders Sergey Brin, left, and Larry Page posing in a messy office setting on October 2002 in Mountain View,
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Google at 20: how two ‘obnoxious’ students changed the internet

Things to be developed by Buddhists

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Archbishop:Western nations are regarded human rights, as a religion. 

The human rights had become the religion among the Western nations Archbishop Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith told He told so attending the
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Archbishop:Western nations are regarded human rights, as a religion. 

Maldives  Election: Opposition leader Ibrahim claims victory

There were no other candidates at Sunday's election which was held with all key dissidents either in jail or exile. COLOMBO: Opposition
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Maldives  Election: Opposition leader Ibrahim claims victory

Maldives election begins amid opposition cry of unfairness

Huge crowds flocked to closely guarded polling stations on Sunday to vote in the Maldives' third multiparty presidential elections, widely
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Maldives election begins amid opposition cry of unfairness

Vehicle prices will rise as the rupee collapses.

Vehicles prices will be increased by at least Rs 300,000 due to the depreciation of the Sri Lankan Rupee, Details of
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Vehicle prices will rise as the rupee collapses.

Diplomats gather for UN summit – with Trump and his whims to take centre stage

World leaders have spent a year trying to manage their relations the US president – but that doesn’t mean they
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Diplomats gather for UN summit – with Trump and his whims to take centre stage

NASA Seeking Partner in Contest to Name Next Mars Rover

This artist's rendition depicts NASA's Mars 2020 rover studying its surroundings. Mars 2020 is targeted for launch in July or
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NASA Seeking Partner in Contest to Name Next Mars Rover

It’s not good to criticize national cricket teams through Facebook -Sports Minister

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It’s not good to criticize national cricket teams through Facebook -Sports Minister

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard targeted in Ahvaz military parade

  State media reporting at least eight killed and several wounded after gunmen target Revolutionary Guard parade. At least eight people have
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Iran’s Revolutionary Guard targeted in Ahvaz military parade

Sri Lankan rupee pulls back from record low after cenbank intervention

The Sri Lankan rupee hit a record low for an eighth straight session on Friday, but closed the session firmer
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President Maithripala Sirisena addresses the general debate of the 73rd Session of the General Assembly of the UN (video) 

Police investigations against students who were indecent in Pidurangala.

Mangala, criticized Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith

President calls on world leaders to emulate Nelson Mandela

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The comedian Bill Cosby is sentenced to prison

24 Views A judge in Pennsylvania has jailed comedian Bill Cosby for three to 10 years for sexual assault. Cosby, 81, was also categorised as a sexually violent predator, meaning he must undergo counselling for life and be listed on the sex offender registry. The actor declined to make a statement when offered the opportunity. […]

At United Nations, Trump rejects constraints imposed by other nations, says U.S. will act to counter ‘global control’

Maldives election begins amid opposition cry of unfairness

Diplomats gather for UN summit – with Trump and his whims to take centre stage

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard targeted in Ahvaz military parade

Tanzania ferry disaster death toll doubles

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