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Saturday, 14 Dec 2019

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World Bank economist warns of worsening fiscal crisis in Sri Lanka!

Hans Timmer warned that promised tax cuts by the new government could destabilise the economy and deepen the island’s fi

55 minute ago

India and Sri Lanka building on legacy of ‘Going Green’

India and Sri Lanka have long history and tradition of harmonious coexistence between man and nature. Both countries hav

1 hours ago

Sri Lanka mulls to establish closer ties with Korea on innovation

Sri Lanka is mulling to establish closer ties with Korea to promote technology transfers and sharing of technical know h

2 hours ago

Sajith Faction writes to UNP leader to convene Working Committee meeting before 20th

The letter was handed over to the Sirikotha Party Headquarters by MP Ajith P Perera last evening (13).

3 hours ago

24-hour outage of water supply in Colombo!

Meanwhile, Colombo 5 and 6 would be supplied water with a low pressure.

3 hours ago

Red warrant over Udayanga Weeratunga likely to be called off!

The request however was denied by the Court.

3 hours ago

Foreign Minister Motegi reaffirms Japan’s support to broaden cooperation with Sri Lanka

Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi called on Foreign Minister Dinesh Gunawardena today (13) at the Foreign Mini

13 Dec 2019

Patali Champika barred from travelling abroad

The travel ban stands in effect on the driver who drove the vehicle at the time of the accident as well.

13 Dec 2019

UNP’s Reorganization Committee issues special announcement on Ranjith and Thalatha

The two hindered the reorganization process of the United National Party as well as avoided responsibilities as committe

13 Dec 2019

Asia property award winner, ‘The One’ to become South Asia’s 6th tallest tower

Asia property award winner, ‘The One’, a triad of towers being built at Transworks Square Colombo, is designed to become

13 Dec 2019

Foreign Minister calls for concrete action on SAARC intra-regional trade

Foreign Minister Dinesh Gunawardena requested the SAARC Member Countries to take concrete action to improve intra-trade

13 Dec 2019

Court drops bribery charges against Rohitha Bogollagama!

It was well evident in the recent history that many cases filed by the CIABOC were dropped by the Court based on the sam

13 Dec 2019

Kamal Haasan has a saying about the Citizenship Amendment Bill, and that involves Sri Lanka!

Kamal Haasan who is also the founder of Makkal Needhi Maiam, stated that if the Citizenship Amendment Bill was a step in

13 Dec 2019

SPECIAL NEWS

Red warrant over Udayanga Weeratunga likely to be called off!

The request however was denied by the Court.

3 hours ago

Safi Drama: New CID team to probe into sterilization allegations

This was when the case was taken up before the Kurunegala Magistrate Court today (12).

12 Dec 2019

Sinhalese awakened in the events before and after Easter Attacks, says Wimal

The national movement was able to awaken the Sinhalese society by adopting the pre and post Easter Sunday attack period,

12 Dec 2019

Sajith back on track, plans to visit every electorate next week

However, as a greenlight to ending the crisis, Mr. Sajith Premadasa has decided to commence his duties from next week,

11 Dec 2019

Obscenity of the Maharagama Apeksha Hospital Director lets the government down!

The obscene commentary posted by director of Maharagama Apeksha Cancer Hospital, puts the government in a very difficult

11 Dec 2019

SLT trade unions to combat against Kapila Chandrasena!

In this backdrop, Mr. Kapila Chandrasena is eyeing on entering the Sri Lanka Telecom PLC, reports disclosed.

11 Dec 2019

BUSINESS

Asia property award winner, ‘The One’ to become South Asia’s 6th tallest tower

Asia property award winner, ‘The One’, a triad of towers being built at Transworks Square Colombo, is designed to become

13 Dec 2019

THE ONE - SRI LANKA wins Best Mixed Use Development (Asia) award

The One Transworks Square (Pvt) Ltd. took its rightful place among the Asia’s finest real estate players as it scored a

13 Dec 2019

Leading Businesses Pledge Support to Tackle Sri Lanka’s High Malnutrition

Private sector is joining SUN and WFP in battling undernutrition, obesity and some of the country’s toughest nutrition i

11 Dec 2019

Prima Sales Automation Wave marks new era in sales technology

SFA technology is now evolving in the competitive business environment where everything is being done via self –service

11 Dec 2019

FEATURED

Reach ‘peak meat’ by 2030 to tackle climate crisis, say scientists

Livestock production needs to reach its peak within the next decade in order to tackle the climate emergency, scientists

13 Dec 2019

China steps in as Zambia runs out of loan options

Southern Africa’s third largest economy is a textbook example of the increasing debt facing a fast-growing continent.

12 Dec 2019

Climate change: COP25 recognises that children are leading climate change activism

United Nation (UN) officials have said that children and young people should be at the heart of dealing with the climate

11 Dec 2019

INDIA/SRI LANKA: Gang Rapes, Justice and Civilization in India and Sri Lanka

A Statement by the Asian Human Rights Commission on the occasion of Human Rights Day

10 Dec 2019

 

FOREIGN

Kamal Haasan has a saying about the Citizenship Amendment Bill, and that involves Sri Lanka!

Kamal Haasan who is also the founder of Makkal Needhi Maiam, stated that if the Citizenship Amendment Bill was a step in

13 Dec 2019

Trump’s attacks on Greta Thunberg take a sexist, ableist and perhaps jealous turn

The Merriam-Webster dictionary definition of a bully is: a blustering, browbeating person, especially: one who is habitu

13 Dec 2019

Reach ‘peak meat’ by 2030 to tackle climate crisis, say scientists

Livestock production needs to reach its peak within the next decade in order to tackle the climate emergency, scientists

13 Dec 2019

China steps in as Zambia runs out of loan options

Southern Africa’s third largest economy is a textbook example of the increasing debt facing a fast-growing continent.

12 Dec 2019

Environment

Trump’s attacks on Greta Thunberg take a sexist, ableist and perhaps jealous turn

The Merriam-Webster dictionary definition of a bully is: a blustering, browbeating person, especially: one who is habitu

13 Dec 2019

Reach ‘peak meat’ by 2030 to tackle climate crisis, say scientists

Livestock production needs to reach its peak within the next decade in order to tackle the climate emergency, scientists

13 Dec 2019

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg becomes Time magazine’s ‘Person of the Year’ 2019

Greta Thunberg has been named Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2019.

11 Dec 2019

Spanish politics undermining climate change fight

With higher-than-average increases in temperature, steadily advancing desertification and rising risks of drought and se

11 Dec 2019

GOSSIP

Ajith Prasanna condemned by Wimal, Gammanpila!

On the other hand, the actual opposition to the Swiss embassy in the country, backed by 69 lakhs of citizens, has been d

03 Dec 2019

The switching Senanayake Grandson - where would he be tomorrow?

State Minister Wasantha Senanayake has officially joined the SLPP today (08) in support of the Presidential candidate Go

08 Nov 2019

’’Tea with Gota’’ might require a Dress Code with a Helmet!

The event either way has created a situation in which devotees are eager to but afraid of seeing him in person for a cup

28 Oct 2019

Rupavahini Chairperson threatened only in Sunset!

It may be possible whether security forces of Rupavahini Corporation would have to escort her safely from her residence

26 Oct 2019