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T.M Dilshan enters the General Election Battle

2020-02-18 14:48:00

Former cricketer Tilakaratne Dilshan says that he started the sport from a very small place and was able to rise to the top and did his best to serve the country as a player and a leader...


A Mini World Cup for 20/20

2020-02-18 14:41:00

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is focusing on hosting another world class tournament for the rapidly growing 20/20 cricket division...


40,000 fake doctors nationwide

2020-02-18 13:24:00

The Government Medical Officers Association states that a large number of fake doctors have been operating in the country...


Jayantha Samaraweera who was under warrent appears before the court

2020-02-18 12:25:00

State Minister Jayantha Samaraweera, who is being under warrant, appeared in court today...


Gnanasara Thera defends establishment of Sainthamaruthu Urban Council!

2020-02-18 11:18:00

The Thera made this observation in response to a reporter yesterday (17)...



This government follows the same standpoint of the previous government before Geneva!

2020-02-18 10:29:00

UPFA MP Sarath Amunugama said with delight that the present government would be following the same standpoint as the previous government before HRC Geneva...


An Open Challenge to GMOA!

2020-02-18 10:22:00

The Foundation made this challenge centering the medical consultants attached to the GMOA...


I contest offering my knowledge and strength to President - Maithri

2020-02-18 09:57:00

The former president made these observations speaking at a propaganda rally held in Bakamoona, Polonnaruwa...


Final report on MCC Compact after Election

2020-02-18 09:56:00

The full report on the review as said would be submitted to the President after a period of four months, exactly after the election...


Travel ban on Army Commander raises suspicion on President’s ties with US - Ajith P. Perera

2020-02-18 09:34:00

He made these comments addressing a press conference held in Bandaragama yesterday (17)...


Supplementary Estimate to be considered in Parliament Finance Committee today!

2020-02-18 09:24:00

The supplementary estimate suggested by the Prime Minister to allocate Rs.36,700 crores for government expenditure would be considered in the Parliament Finance Committee today (18)...


Udayanga Weeratunga Case: CID questioned over inconsistencies!

2020-02-18 09:18:00

This was when Weeratunga, who was alleged for involvement in the notorious MIG plane deal defrauding USD 7.8 million, was produced before Court yesterday...


Parliament will be dissolved at first opportunity - PM

2020-02-17 22:32:00

The Parliament accordingly would be convened for three more sessions, he added...


A minority is not capable of controlling a party (VIDEO)

2020-02-17 20:21:00

The opinion of the majority should be respected and valued as a political movement cannot be navigated per the will of a minority, parliamentarian Vajira Abeywardena said...


Titles designated in the SLPP-SLFP Alliance?

2020-02-17 20:14:00

The new political alliance formed by the duo has been approved by the Election Commission, he added, in response to reporters...


Experts committee appointed to review MCC Compact submits initial report to President

2020-02-17 20:06:00

The committee members handed over the report to the President this (17) evening, according to reports...


Godage Script Competition - Awarding Ceremony 2020 (PHOTOS)

2020-02-17 17:05:00

Awards were presented to the Best Novel, the Best Short Novel, the Best Poetry and the Best Young Novel published in 2019...


Building relations between sovereign nations goes beyond aid

2020-02-17 16:25:00

Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa emphasized building relations between sovereign nations does no limit to aiding one...


SL awaits Indian response for debt payment relief

2020-02-17 15:56:00

Sri Lanka is still awaiting a response for its request for a 3-year debt moratorium from the Indian government to gain some breathing space for its massive debt repayment of US$ 4.8 billion this year...


TFC depositors, employees blame CB for company crisis

2020-02-17 13:39:00

The situation is moving from bad-to-worse for around 145,000 depositors and 400-odd employees of the crippled TFC as it is facing a cancellation of its licence by the CB, with the banking regulator coming under heavy criticism and accusations...


Bathiudeen’s brother granted bail!

2020-02-17 13:30:00

Former provincial council member Rifkan Bathiudeen, brother of former minister Rishard Bathiudeen, who was on remand prison has been granted bail today (17)...


Warrant issued for the arrest of State Minister Jayantha Samaraweera!

2020-02-17 13:22:00

The Colombo Magistrate Court has issued a warrant to make an arrest on State Minister of Environment Jathika Nidahas Peramuna Parliamentarian Jayantha Samaraweera for avoiding a court hearing...


Thailand reassures support for Sri Lanka’s development

2020-02-17 12:14:00

The Prime Minister of Thailand General Prayut Chan-o-cha recalling the strong bilateral ties between the two countries reassured the support of Thailand for Sri Lanka’s development efforts...


Foreign company registration suspension in Sri Lanka lifted

2020-02-17 11:22:00

The temporary suspension on the registration of foreign companies in Sri Lanka has been lifted. This was confirmed by a senior official of the Department of Registrar of Companies...


Commission appointed to draft national policy on salaries

2020-02-17 10:44:00

A new commission has been appointed in drafting a national policy for government salaries...


UNP Parliament Team to gather under patronage of Opposition Leader

2020-02-17 10:11:00

The parliament team of the United National Party is due to hold a meeting under the patronage of Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa today (17)...


Learn Politics from Basil: 2 - Rathupaswala Example

2020-02-17 09:12:00

Public’s confidence is the prime condition of gaining political power. The party which earns public’s confidence wins, whilst the one which does not, loses...


Government fostered an exploitation formula instead of Fuel Price Formula?

2020-02-17 09:07:00

The price drop of global crude oil does not benefit Sri Lanka as the present government fostered an exploitation formula instead of the fuel price formula introduced by the previous government, United National Party alleged...