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Govt guarantees price control for rice, but no such luck for vegetable prices

The government has guaranteed a price control for rice, but according to a spokesman, no such control will be possible for vegetable prices.


Contradictory statements by police and govt over Ranjan’s arrest

The Police and the government had made contradictory statements about the arrest of UNP parliamentarian Ranjan Ramanayake who was on Saturday (4 Jan).


UNP conspiring to link Gota to Easter attacks – Gammanpila

MP Udaya Gammanpila accused the UNP of hatching a conspiracy to link SLPP presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa to the Easter Sunday attacks.


Arjuna wants Parliament to probe corruption in Sri Lanka Cricket

Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation Arjuna Ranatunga requested the Speaker to appoint a Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) to probe alleged corruption charges against the Sri Lanka Cricket Board (SLCB).