Four new Pradeshiya Sabhas have been added to Nuwara Eliya District with the recent Amendment in Local Authorities Elections Act 4. MORE...
18 Oct 2017 (5:43 PM)
The Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) today condemned as "irresponsible and unwise" the statement made by State Minister of Finance Eran Wickramaratne, regarding providing ICT jobs in Sri Lanka to foreign professionals. MORE..
18 Oct 2017 (5:38 PM)
The Presidential Commission of Inquiry investigating into the issuance of Treasury bonds requested the President to extend their warrant period as the commission yesterday (17) completed recording evidence which commenced on January 27,2017. MORE...
18 Oct 2017 (4:44 PM)
A 26-year-old woman and her 12-year-old son have been found murdered with their throats slit in the Eravur area in Batticaloa. MORE..
18 Oct 2017 (4:00 PM)
The 19-year-old female from Kolonnawa, who was reported missing with two other girls and later surrendered to police, has been arrested by police along with another suspect, the police spokesman said. MORE..
18 Oct 2017 (2:57 PM)
Delimitation Commission has decided to receive feedback and proposals on the establishment of electorate divisions for members who will be appointed for Provincial Councils under administrative Districts. MORE...
18 Oct 2017 (2:44 PM)
Minister of Petroleum Resources Development Arjuna Ranatunga says that the government will initiate the project to lay a pipe line for the supplying of aviation fuel (Jet A-1) from Muthurajawela to Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) during the coming months. MORE..
18 Oct 2017 (1:29 PM)
Fisheries Minister and Mahaweli Development State Minister Mahinda Amaraweera allege that a political conspiracy is being carried out against him. MORE...
18 Oct 2017 (1:04 PM)
UPDATE- (12.49pm) - The 14-year-old girl of the three teenagers who went missing from Kolonnawa has also surrendered to police, a short while ago. MORE..
18 Oct 2017 (12:20 PM)
The Government yesterday (17) presented a supplementary estimate of Rs 2520 million to meet the expenses of government institutions, parallel to the budget. MORE...
18 Oct 2017 (11:08 AM)
President Maithripala Sirisena has emphasized the need for further expanding economic relations between Pakistan and Sri Lanka. MORE..
18 Oct 2017 (10:09 AM)
Sri Lanka has a "clear plan" to manage its debt, with proceeds of any divestment and privatization to be used to repay loans the island nation has borrowed, central bank chief Indrajit Coomaraswamy told Reuters this week. MORE..
18 Oct 2017 (10:03 AM)
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that the true meaning of Deepavali is found in overcoming lies with the truth, hatred with love, evil with goodness and defeat with victory. MORE..
18 Oct 2017 (9:47 AM)
President Maithripala Sirisena says that when harmony has become essential for the existence not only of our country but also of the entire world we should be totally committed to build a deep bond and mutual understanding based on the coexistence and reconciliation, avoiding the divisions of race, religion, caste etc. MORE..
18 Oct 2017 (9:38 AM)
The Faculty of Arts of the Colombo University has been closed until further notice following a clash between two student groups, a short while ago. MORE..
17 Oct 2017 (10:48 PM)
The CID arrested a relative of former Chairman of Litro gas Shalila Moonesinghe at Kalubowila over the transfer of funds from a bank in Taiwan. MORE...
17 Oct 2017 (9:07 PM)
Former Chief Minister of the North Central Province S.M. Ranjith has submitted a Fundamental Rights (FR) petition to the Supreme Court. MORE..
17 Oct 2017 (6:31 PM)
The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) has appointed nine new District Organisers. The newly appointed SLFP District Organisers received their letters of appointment from President Maithripala Sirisena today (17) at the Presidential Secretariat. MORE..
17 Oct 2017 (5:31 PM)
UPFA Parliamentarian Bandula Gunawardena says that Sri Lanka s worst ever government debt crisis will come to pass in the year 2025 and not today and that it would have to be faced by the next government which comes to power. MORE..
17 Oct 2017 (5:21 PM)
Danushka Gunathilakas suspension for six white-ball matches has been revised to three games, following a meeting of Sri Lanka Cricket s executive committee in Colombo on Monday. MORE..
17 Oct 2017 (4:11 PM)