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Controller of Foreign Exchange thwarts pilfering foreign currencies

2019-09-17 15:00:00

Sri Lankan foreign exchange racketeers are rambling who sneak through any loopholes in the Exchange Control regulations to overcome to pilfer foreign currencies in massive quantities...


State-owned Enterprises in the brink of crisis

2019-09-17 14:59:00

SOEs in Sri Lanka are a contentious subject even in the best of times...


Speaker says he is ready to abolish Executive Presidency!

2019-09-17 14:25:00

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has issued a press release stating that he is ready to contest the Presidential election to abolish the Executive Presidency...


SLIM Marketers Quiz is back again for the second consecutive year

2019-09-17 14:05:00

The pioneer in Marketing education in Sri Lanka, SLIM, is back again with the epic quiz competition for spirited young marketers in the local fraternity...


Avant Garde hearing adjourned till October 22

2019-09-17 13:58:00

The Colombo High Court ordered to adjourn the bribery case filed against the Chairman of Avant Garde Company till October 22...


Shia militias attacked in Iraq-Syria border!

2019-09-17 13:37:00

Shia militants have been attacked in the Al-Bukamal region on the Iraq-Syria border, according to foreign reports...


TNA to meet Prime Minister over the upcoming Polls

2019-09-17 12:58:00

A special discussion to due to be held today between Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and the TNA at parliament complex...


Batticaloa University officials to appear before COPE

2019-09-17 12:46:00

The officials of the controversial University of Batticaloa and the Heera Foundation, which owns the University, are due to appear before the COPE Committee today (17)...


The case of Sri Lanka’s missing Doppler Radar System

2019-09-17 11:55:00

Doppler Radar System purchased for Metrological Department of Sri Lanka for weather forecasts is still missing after it was sent to US for repairs...


Micro Cars Ltd lunches MG HS Next “Mighty Revolution”

2019-09-17 11:17:00

“Micro Cars” together with SAIC Motors has once again made history by introducing the first of its next generation vehicle lineup, “The All new “Mighty MG HS””, a SUV very much larger in size and loaded with latest features than the ZS...


Gota’s Rs.100 crores campaign meets total miscarriage, US experts point out!

2019-09-17 11:08:00

Gotabaya Rajapakasa’s campaign worth Rs. 100 crores meets total miscarriage, pointed out by the specialists observation committee appointed to the campaign...


Sajith urges to nominate Presidential Candidate without further delay (VIDEO)

2019-09-17 10:35:00

Housing, Construction and Cultural Affairs Minister Sajith Premadasa re-urged the Prime Minister to call on the parliamentary group and the Working Committee if there are other aspirations in the UNP regarding the presidential candidacy...


Mahinda stresses SLPP to immediately form alliance with President amid Nelum Kuluna scam disclosure!

2019-09-17 09:55:00

Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa has instructed the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) to remain calm and not to overreact upon the disclosure made by President Sirisena during the opening of the Nelum Kuluna Tower, and to immediately form an alliance with the President, sources said...


President’s Nelum Kuluna speech was payback to voice tape leak?

2019-09-17 09:34:00

The voice tape implying President Maithripala Sirisena harassing a receiver over phone upon rage over the United National Party (UNP) was leaked onto social media by the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) members, an investigation revealed, according to sources...


Nelum Kuluna illuminates Colombo sky with Rs. 200 crores scam exposed!

2019-09-16 19:36:00

Investigations have revealed that a sum of Rs. 200 crores had been defrauded at the beginning of the Nelum Kuluna Tower project in 2012, President Maithripala Sirisena revealed...


Nominate candidate immediately, Sajith writes to PM

2019-09-16 19:25:00

Deputy Leader of United National Party (UNP) Sajith Premadasa in writing has requested Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to nominate presidential candidate immediately...


Statement from Britain over drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities

2019-09-16 16:14:00

Britain has issued a statement condemning drone strikes on Saudi oil facilities recently...


Sri Lanka’s Representative to UN defends security forces at UNHRC

2019-09-16 14:17:00

Sri Lanka’s security forces continued resilience to protect the country and its people, following Easter Sunday attacks over 4 months ago...


President’s implied telephone harassment gains popularity among SLPP supporters!

2019-09-16 14:00:00

We earlier reported that a voice tape implying President Maithripala Sirisena verbally harassing a receiver upon rage over the United National Party (UNP) was circulated viral on social media on Sunday (15)...


Letter to Trump by Kim Jong Un

2019-09-16 12:19:00

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has reportedly called for a meeting with US President Donald Trump in Pyongyang, according to foreign reports...


Tergo Launches Premium Auto Care Centre in Pamankada

2019-09-16 11:22:00

A fully-owned subsidiary of Redline Capital, Tergo Auto Care opened its state-of-the-art auto care and vehicle detailing center in Pamankada, Colombo 6 recently...


Presidential hopeful Sajith faces a challenge of presenting a winning formula

2019-09-16 11:11:00

Presidential hopeful minister Sajith Premadsa has to prove his winning formula mathematically or otherwise if he is to get the starting signal of get set and go from Prime Minster Ranil Wickremasinghe famous for his delaying tactics in political chess...


Presidential Election to be declared on September 23?

2019-09-16 09:59:00

The Presidential Election is at the likeliness to be declared on September 23 (Monday), political sources claimed...


TNA denies to support ’political infant’ Sajith Premadasa for his zero knowledge on National Crisis

2019-09-16 09:44:00

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) on a firm stance has told the presidential hopeful Sajith Faction that they do not wish to support someone who has not understanding, activeness, sensitivity or eagerness over the national crisis, sources said...


Voice tape implying President harassing receiver is fake!

2019-09-15 16:32:00

A voice recording implying President Maithripala Sirisena verbally assaulting a receiver over phone is being circulated on social media viral...


US military bases and aircraft carries within range of missile strikes by Iran

2019-09-15 16:17:00

US military bases and marine aircraft carriers are at risk of Iranian missile strikes, a revolutionary security commander has said...


Sri Lanka Cricket malpractices and deficiencies exposed

2019-09-15 15:48:00

Sri Lanka Cricket malpractices and deficiencies have been exposed in financial statements presented to Auditor General...


Sri Lanka’s trade deficit improves further

2019-09-15 15:43:00

Sri Lanka’s trade deficit continued to improve during the first half of 2019 with the sustained growth of exports and the notable contraction in the growth of imports...


SLFP channeling into JVP? Review

2019-09-15 14:20:00

Given abandonment by the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) amid failed coalition talks, the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) is with the tendency to channel into the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP), sources said...


Wedding bells and death calls in Matara - Hambantota Expressway!

2019-09-15 13:54:00

We earlier reported that the unfinished Matara - Hambantota expressway on Thursday (12) was opened for paving the way for Namal Rajapaksa’s wedding by Highways and Road Development Minister Kabir Hahsim on a special request made by the Rajapaksa family...