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* Two suspects including a saffron-robed arrested for attempting to sell a Valampuri conch shell

Sept 22 (CP) Colombo- Sri Lanka's police Special Task Force (STF) officers arrested two persons attempting to sell a rare Valampuri in Dondra area in the South. It is reported that the suspects have been trying to sell the Valampuri for Rs. 30 million.
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* Johnstonís asset declaration case: Trial fixed for November 13

Sept 22 (DN) The case filed against former Minister and MP Johnston Fernando for his failure to disclose his assets and liabilities was yesterday fixed for trial on November 13 by Colombo Chief Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake.
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* Lt. Colonel Peiris remanded

Sept 21 (DM) Lieutenant Colonel Erantha Peiris, who was arrested in connection with the disappearance of Journalist Prageeth Ekneligoda, was remanded till September 28 by Homagama Magistrate Udesh Ranatunga today.
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* No archaeological monument destroyed in Kilinochchi Ė govt.

Sept 22 (Island) Higher Education and Cultural Affairs State Minister Mohan Lal Grero, yesterday, told Parliament that the allegation that an archaeological monument had been demolished by officials of the Karachchi Pradeshiya Sabha in the Kilinochchi district was false.
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* Gnanasara Thera files special leave to appeal in SC

Sept 21 (Island) Ven. Galagodaatte Gnanasara Thera has filed a special leave to appeal application in the Supreme Court against a Court of Appeal order which declared he was guilty of contempt of court.
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* Entrust misappropriated Rs. 1.2 bn in public funds - Presidentís Counsel

Sept 21 (DN) Presidentís Counsel Upul Jayasuriya speaking at a public forum of the National Movement for Social Justice (NMSJ) made damning revelations that Entrust Securities PLC previously known as Ceylinco Shriram had misappropriated public funds amounting to Rs. 12 billion since 2013.
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