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Former President’s National Economic Council a White Elephant!

2019-12-06 08:17:00

The National Economic Council established by former President Maithripala Sirisena had wasted millions of public money and has become a while elephant, government sources disclosed...


Water consumption exceeding 15 units rises bill!

2019-12-05 23:17:00

The minister made this observation speaking to a press briefing today (05)...


Vijithamuni Soysa ousted from SLFP!

2019-12-05 22:26:00

United People’s Freedom Alliance national list MP Vijith Vijithamuni Soysa will be dismissed from Sri Lanka Freedom Party membership, the party said...


Three more state institution heads nominated

2019-12-05 22:15:00

New heads for three more state institutions have been nominated, reports said...


Telecom Chairman’s salary deducted as decided by President

2019-12-05 22:05:00

Upon establishment of new government all chairmen of state bodies and corporations were dismissed...


Sri Lankan Chemicals firm spreads wings in South Asian and African regions

2019-12-05 17:55:00

The S&D Chemicals is on a path of reform as the company transition its operations from Sri Lanka mainly to several countries in South Asian and African regions...


Basil avoids SLPP meeting, President appears

2019-12-05 17:28:00

However, it was noteworthy that Mr. Basil Rajapaksa, founder of SLPP, was not present in the occasion. This has been largely talked in the meeting, sources disclosed...


Ranjan faces O/L English paper as a step closer to becoming a lawyer (VIDEO)

2019-12-05 17:06:00

United National Party MP Ranjan Ramanayake has faced the General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level English paper today (05)...


Sajith Premadasa Leader of Opposition, UNP decides!

2019-12-05 16:12:00

They have also agreed to let Mr. Ranil Wickremesinghe keep the leadership of the UNP the usual, according to sources...


Anunayake Thero of Malwathu Chapter condemns UK Conservatives’ views on Sri Lanka

2019-12-05 16:08:00

It is appropriate to give due attention to the current peaceful situation in the country, its historical situation and the present regime, Ven. Niyangoda Vijithasiri Thera added...


Switzerland requests to prove embassy staffer’s abduction claim doubtful

2019-12-05 15:52:00

Switzerland has requested from Sri Lankan authorities to show the evidence to prove that Swiss embassy staff member’s abduction was doubtful...


Chairmen of three State Institutions!

2019-12-05 15:49:00

Chairman for several state institutions have been selected, reports claimed...


Interim Government continues to reinforce revenue mobilization

2019-12-05 15:36:00

Government will continue to reinforce the revenue mobilization efforts gaining strength from the measures already adopted...


All teachers accounted for degrees

2019-12-05 15:07:00

The proposition has been made under President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s vision for prosperity in his manifesto, to build a a knowledgeable society...


Interim government offers immediate relief for cash strapped SMEs

2019-12-05 14:53:00

The Minister pointed out that concessions will be given within the next week when relevant reports received from the respective banks...


Laws obtaining licence for sand transportation repealed temporarily, says Cabinet Spokesman

2019-12-05 13:48:00

The minister made these observations speaking at the press briefing held in announcing the Cabinet decisions today (05)...


France, Germany and Britain warn on Iran’s nuclear capable missiles!

2019-12-05 13:29:00

UN ambassadors in France, Germany and the UK issued a warning letter stating that Iran has the technology needed to launch nuclear missiles...


US looks into impose stiff sanctions on Russia!

2019-12-05 13:20:00

The bill was introduced on February by Republican Senator Lindsey Graham and Democrat Bob Menendez, along with other foreign affairs committee panel...


Swiss Embassy suspends VISA issuance

2019-12-05 13:17:00

Inspector Nishantha De Silva of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) flew to Switzerland with his family members without informing the top officials...


UAE Rugby Federation: Threatens, Bribes & Demands Sri Lanka Sports Minister for Asian Rugby AGM Vote

2019-12-05 12:39:00

In a startling revelation the United Arab Emirates Rugby Federation has now been exposed issuing an official letter to the former Minister of Sports Harin Fernando threatening, bribing and demanding that he intervenes and influences Sri Lanka Rugby to vote for him in return for favours,..


Price hike on rice leads consumers to inconvenience

2019-12-05 08:33:00

Consumers around the country are facing inconvenience due to the rapid hike in the price of rice, reports said...


Former President Sirisena to lose luxury residence in Paget Road?

2019-12-05 07:51:00

Former President Maithripala Sirisena is likely to lose his luxury residence in Paget Road, sources said...


UNP’s solutions to Opposition Leader Crisis today?

2019-12-05 06:59:00

The United National Party is expecting to conclude a final decision on solving the crisis of the post of Leader of Opposition today (05)...


Late MP Ranjith Zoysa’s body brought back to Island

2019-12-05 06:31:00

The body has been brought to Katunayake International Airport around 9 pm last night (04)...


Navin Dissanayake says UNP would be ready for any change

2019-12-04 23:36:00

Such changes however cannot be made out of urge and would have to be patient till they are being made, he added...


Government repeals law to obtain licence for sand transportation

2019-12-04 23:23:00

Accordingly, the decision has been made by the Cabinet chaired by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa today (04)...


Governor post for Tissa Vitharana

2019-12-04 23:14:00

Meanwhile, Mrs Anuradha Yahampath was sworn in as Governor for Eastern Province...


Election Commissioner hints the General Election will fall in late April!

2019-12-04 17:08:00

A meeting between representatives of the Election Commission and registered political parties was held in Rajagiriya today (04)...


Hong Kong police retrieve fresh trove of petrol bombs from university

2019-12-04 16:32:00

Police in Hong Kong this week re-entered the campus of a university it besieged for more than 10 days last month...


Tax cuts aim to stimulate economic growth

2019-12-04 16:17:00

Markets in Sri Lanka surged after a long spell and people were delighted by the new tax breaks announced by the government but the move worried economic experts owing to a drop in tax revenue and cash inflows...