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Drone technology could be used to transport meds in emergencies, specialists say

Drone technology shall be handy in emergency transportation of medicine and blood, a team of specialist doctors inform t

1 hours ago

Personal grudge between Safi and Channa Jayasumana!

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Parliamentarian Professor Channa Jayasumana, who had triggered the propaganda against

2 hours ago

Statement Against hounding journalist Kusal Perera

A group of social activists including journalists, artists, human rights activists and lawyers have issued a statement w

2 hours ago

Sri Lanka’s manufacturing recovers amidst decline in services

Sri Lanka’s manufacturing activities recovered considerably in May 2019 which is an increase compared to April.

3 hours ago

US assists Sri Lanka in strengthening maritime and border security capacity

The United States is with Sri Lanka in investigating recent terrorist attacks and strengthening its counterterrorism cap

16 Jun 2019

Government settles pension anomalies benefiting over 500,000 pensioners

The government takes measures to settle pension anomalies benefiting over 500,000 public servants who retired before Dec

16 Jun 2019

Sri Lanka’s battle for solar energy continues unabated despite false propaganda

Sri Lanka’s battle for solar energy continues unabated despite obstacles and false propaganda by interested parties to d

16 Jun 2019

Unofficial World Cup Finals today

Did you know, that there are more than 700,000 fans waiting for tickets to watch the Indo-Pakistan match of the World Cu

16 Jun 2019

Police take over Iconic Salu Sala site on president’s orders

President Miathripala Sirisena has directed the Industries and Commerce Ministry Secretary to release the company’s Jawa

16 Jun 2019

Sri Lanka Foreign Employment Agency (Pvt) Ltd loses market share

Sri Lanka’s only state-owned manpower recruiting entity, the Foreign Employment Agency (Pvt) Ltd is losing its market sh

16 Jun 2019

Woman in ’Ship’s Helm’ clothes files FR petition before SC, OIC in trouble big time!

Abdul Rahim Masina, a woman misunderstood have worn clothes depicting Dharma Chakra in Buddhism and remanded by the Hasa

16 Jun 2019

Sri Lanka snub media duties after World Cup defeat

Sri Lanka are likely to be hit with an International Cricket Council sanction after failing to fulfil their media duties

16 Jun 2019

Hizbullah defends himself, says ready for any punishment if proven guilty

Former Governor for Eastern Province M.L.A.M. Hizbulla has refused all allegations against him and says he is ready to a

16 Jun 2019

SPECIAL NEWS

Personal grudge between Safi and Channa Jayasumana!

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Parliamentarian Professor Channa Jayasumana, who had triggered the propaganda against

2 hours ago

Rathgama killings: Senior DIG Ravi Wijegunawardana summoned by CID

Senior DIG Ravi Wijegunawardana has been informed to appear before the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to record

14 Jun 2019

Sri Lanka Cricket Transfers Alleged Inside Informants

Taking a no nonsense stance, the Administration of Sri Lanka Cricket issued letters of transfer to four of its staff wit

12 Jun 2019

Rathana Thera attempts to draw confession from Dr. Safi !

According to Parliamentarian Venerable Athuraliye Rathana Thera, a confession should be obtained from Dr. Sahabdin Safi,

12 Jun 2019

PM to leave for Singapore, plans to visit Gota!

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is scheduled to fly to Singapore for several matters including visiting Gotabaya Raj

11 Jun 2019

DIG Kurunegala who stole freedom of expression too!

Writer Shakthika Sathkumara, who was arrested over allegations to have insulted Buddhism through an online novel and was

11 Jun 2019

FEATURED

Travel companies are cutting prices to lure tourists back to Sri Lanka – here are the best deals

Now that Sri Lanka has been deemed safe for Britons to visit again, there are plenty of travel deals to be had.

11 Jun 2019

Why Sri Lanka co-sponsored the UN resolution?

The UN Human Rights Commission was reformed by the former UN Secretary-General Kofi-Annan and the UN Human Rights Counci

11 Jun 2019

WW3: Safest countries in world following North Korea nuclear weapon news

World War III is a potential threat that concerns many Britons, especially as global tensions escalate. With the news th

08 Jun 2019

The Cardinal Truth

For as long as Sri Lanka has been an independent and sovereign nation, our people have been torn between two opposing po

05 Jun 2019

BUSINESS

Sri Lanka’s manufacturing recovers amidst decline in services

Sri Lanka’s manufacturing activities recovered considerably in May 2019 which is an increase compared to April.

3 hours ago

Police take over Iconic Salu Sala site on president’s orders

President Miathripala Sirisena has directed the Industries and Commerce Ministry Secretary to release the company’s Jawa

16 Jun 2019

Prizes from DLB to the Super Winner of Lagna Wasana and 38 millionaires

Another event for awarding prizes by Development Lotteries Board (DLB), the fortune maker of the people, was held at the

16 Jun 2019

SMEs get national credit guarantee for prosperity and sustenance

Sri Lanka for small and medium scale entrepreneurs exceeding one million will be getting more financial and credit facil

15 Jun 2019

INTERVIEWS

Atrocities in Kashmir biggest blot on Indian democracy: Nobel laureate Amartya Sen

Indian Nobel laureate Amartya Sen has said the atrocities in Kashmir are the biggest blot on Indian democracy.

10 Jun 2019

DIVA International Diplomat interview with TCHR Founder S. V. Kirupaharan

Q: We heard a lot about Sri Lanka and the Tamils in the past. Is the conflict over? Well, certainly the armed conflict

08 Jun 2019

Will air ticket prices be reduced by 50% ?

Sri Lanka’s national security severely declined as a result of the terrorist attacks on Easter Sunday, in addition to sc

08 May 2019

Gunning for social acceptance

Firon, a resident of Homagama, currently works as a human rights activist along with Young Out Here. Firon initially dec

17 Feb 2019

BEYOND BORDERS

Is China preparing for Tianamen Square type massacre in Hong Kong?

What was a relatively peaceful demonstration erupted on Wednesday at about 3:30pm local time (07:00GMT) as hundreds of p

12 Jun 2019

10 million displaced internally by conflict in 2018: Report

New figure brings total number of people living as IDPs due to violence and tensions to 41.3 million, an all-time high.

11 May 2019

RSF Report: "China's Pursuit of a New World Media Order"

In a report titled "China's Pursuit of a New World Media Order", Reporters Without Borders (RSF) investigates Beijing's

25 Mar 2019

Powerful political leader warns against squandering peace

A prominent Afghan political leader who once had the support of some officials to lead Afghanistan's negotiating team wi

21 Feb 2019

'I studied at uni, now sell eggs': India's job crisis under Modi

A grim-faced young man rustles up a quick egg snack on a pushcart at a quiet residential corner in a suburb of the 

06 Feb 2019

Sabarimala: Indian women make history by entering temple

Two Indian women have made history by entering a prominent Hindu shrine in the southern state of Kerala, following month

02 Jan 2019

SPORT

Unofficial World Cup Finals today

Did you know, that there are more than 700,000 fans waiting for tickets to watch the Indo-Pakistan match of the World Cu..

16 Jun 2019

Sri Lanka snub media duties after World Cup defeat

Sri Lanka are likely to be hit with an International Cricket Council sanction after failing to fulfil their media duties..

16 Jun 2019