Mangala warns further depreciation of rupee against US $ alt text

168.78 LKR By Ajith Siriwardana    Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera yesterday warned of a tendency of a further rupee depreciation against the US dollar within the […]

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By Ajith Siriwardana    Law and Order Deputy Minister Nalin Bandara said yesterday  neither President Maithripala Sirisena nor Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had ordered IGP […]

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alt text Ministerial inquiry against IGP

Minister Ranjith Madduma Bandara had ordered the Ministry Secretary to conduct the investigation   By Ajith Siriwardana    A Ministerial inquiry will be conducted against […]

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alt text CBK receives France’s Highest National Order

Former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga became the first Sri Lankan to be awarded the Prestigious Medal of Commander in the National Order of the Legion […]

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alt text Ban on transporting, selling wild boar, meat to be lifted

By Chaturanga Samarawickrama   The Government had decided to lift the ban imposed on transporting and selling wild boar and their meat, an Agriculture Ministry spokesman […]

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alt text Export awards 2018 Govt. committed to empower export sector – President

By Sandun A. Jayasekera  President Maithripala Sirisena said the future budget suggestions will consider in eradicating the barriers faced by exporters. The government was constantly […]

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alt text Ekneligoda disappearance Lt. Col. Erantha Peiris arrested

By Darshana Sanjeewa    The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) yesterday arrested Lt. Col. Erantha Peiris in connection with the disappearance of Journalist Prageeth Ekneligoda.  Lt. […]

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alt text I am still capable and ready to return

By Sheain Fernandopulle   While stressing that he is still capable and fit enough to play cricket, Sri Lanka’s legendary cricketer Tillakaratne Dilshan said yesterday he […]

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alt text 73rd UN General Assembly President to leave for US tomorrow

President Maithripala Sirisena will leave for the United States of America tomorrow to take part in the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly […]

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alt text Take over Law and Order Ministry : SLFP rebels to MS

By Sandun A Jayasekera Three SLFP rebel group frontliners, yesterday urged President Maithripala Sirisena to take over the Law and Order Ministry immediately under his […]

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By H.M.Dharmapala and Kusal Chamath    The coastal belt in Dehiwala – Mount... 

(74)  (0) alt text Organic fertilizer produced by garbage become thriving business

   Recently 250 tons of this organic fertilizer had been sold to United Arab Emirates... 


  Text & Pics By Sarath Chinthaka    The new court building constructed after... 

(70)  (0) alt text Land acquisition for the Technological City in Homagama concludes

  Three of the five major land owners opposing the Technological City in Homagama have... 

(37)  (0) alt text The fast deteriorating Ja-Ela Fish Market

     Text & Pics by Sarath Chinthala    The Ja-Ela Public... 

(173)  (0) alt text UDA intends to construct condominiums and housing schemes countrywide

Due to limited land resources we cannot allow dense construction on 10 perch blocks of land and... 

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