The Office of Reparations Bill to be presented to Parliament alt text

  Bill to be presented to Parliament The establishment of this new office is part of the matters envisaged in the UNHRC resolution on Sri Lanka […]

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alt text Death Penalty No trust till a hanging is carried out

By Aneesha Manage    Wildlife Minister Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka on Sunday commented on the death penalty and said he has no trust in the […]

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alt text GL to new British Foreign Secretary Take steps to recall UNHRC resolution on SL

By Kelum Bandara  Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Chairman Prof. G.L. Peiris said yesterday he would write to the newly appointed British Foreign Secretary Jeremy […]

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alt text Mattala public private partnership Proposal before cabinet soon

  Sri Lanka would get a 30 percent stake of the airport and India the rest We have to pay Rs 1.7 billion per year for […]

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alt text Death sentence Woman tops the list

Ministry says final report yet to be completed      By Darshana Sanjeewa    Justice and Prison Reforms Minister Thalata Athukorala said yesterday that a […]

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alt text GMOA urges parliamentarians to test urine for glyphosate

By Thilanka Kanakarathna    The Government Medical Officers’ Association (GMOA) yesterday urged all parliamentarians to test their urine for residues of the herbicide glyphosate in […]

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alt text Development officer hacked to death

By Darshana Sanjeewa    A development officer from the Dodangoda Divisional Secretariat was hacked to death by unidentified men at an apartment at Yala Junction […]

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alt text Ranaweera makes statement before Parliament Committee

By Ajith Siriwardana    Joint opposition MP Prasanna Ranaweera  made a statement before the Parliament Privilege Committee(PPC) chaired by Minister Thilak Marapana in connection with […]

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alt text Basil to visit USA for treatment

Surety for Rs. 200,000/- before releasing passport   By  T. Farook Thajudeen    Former Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa was allowed to go to USA […]

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alt text Power purchasing agreement Decision to extend was decided by Cabinet – CEB Chairman

By Sandun A. Jayasekera The interdiction of CEB Deputy General Manager Sujeewa Abeywickrama has run into controversy with Abeywickrama alleging that his refusal to pay […]

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alt text Cabinet approves construction of Train Control Centre, Railway Operation HQ

  By Sandun A. Jayasekera  At a time when the government is planning to modernise... 

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    By Sandun A. Jayasekara    The Cabinet recently approved the construction... 

(56)  (0) alt text President delivers inaugural speech at FAO confab

  By Sandun A. Jayasekera  Forests provide many socio-economic benefits which are... 

(32)  (0) alt text Book your bus ticket via ‘SLTB express e-service’

Civil Aviation and Transport Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva yesterday launched an application called... 

(70)  (0) alt text SL seeks USD 10mn technical assistance loan from ADB

  Cabinet approval was recently granted to obtain a loan of USD 10 million from the Asian Development... 

(20)  (0) alt text Motorists irked by dilapidated condition of Colombo-Katunayake Road

Text & Pic by P.H.P Perera    Several areas in the Colombo-Katunayake Road have... 

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