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A trade unionist from Sri Lanka played a leading role in securing workers’ rights in Melbourne while the island’s cricket team failed in progressing to the semi-final stage of the T-20 World Cup Cricket tournament having to return home leaving one of their star players in Australia who was detained following rape allegations.

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Former MP Hirunika Premachandra and several other persons were taken into custody today (14) on charges of obstructing the duty of police as they protested in front of the cinnamon Garden police station in Colombo.