Sriyani Wijewickrama sworn in as state minister alt text

By Sandun A Jayasekera Digamadulla district UPFA MP Sriyani Wijewickrama took her oaths as the State Minister of Provincial Councils and Local Government before President […]

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alt text Majestic tusker

  Our photojournalist Kushan Pathiraja captured on film, the ‘Nedungamuwa Raja’ while it was being escorted along Kandy-Colombo Road under military protection last morning. The […]

16th December, 2017 @ 3:00 am | (23) reads
alt text New currency notes to mark independence, says PM

By Yohan Perera    Several denominations of new currency notes are to be issued to mark the 70th anniversary of Sri Lanka’s independence next year, […]

15th December, 2017 @ 9:16 am | (44) reads
alt text Will equip security forces with knowledge and expertise

President Maithripala Sirisena said that the government will provide all necessary facilities to equip the Sri Lankan security forces with knowledge as well as expertise […]

15th December, 2017 @ 9:15 am | (21) reads
alt text Malaysian firm proposes investment plan to revive national airlines

Super Group Holdings had suggested to run SriLankan as a low-cost carrier     By Sandun A. Jayasekera    Amid speculations of closure and employees […]

15th December, 2017 @ 9:14 am | (26) reads
alt text this election is of special significance: MR

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday requested voters to cast their ballots at the upcoming local government elections on the basis of whether they are in […]

15th December, 2017 @ 9:10 am | (20) reads
alt text six SLPP nomination lists rejected

Two SLFP nomination lists rejected By Wasantha Chandrapala   Eight nomination lists submitted yesterday by several parties including the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) for the […]

15th December, 2017 @ 9:10 am | (25) reads
alt text Don’t fear, Govt. police on our side

Minister John Amaratunga has told a UNP rally in Ja-Ela recently that no one should be afraid of anyone, because the government and the police […]

13th December, 2017 @ 9:15 am | (102) reads
alt text Two valueless MPs now described as heroes: JO

By Lahiru Pothmulla    JO MP Rohitha Abeygunawardana said yesterday the two MPs who defected from the joint opposition (JO) who had no value were […]

13th December, 2017 @ 9:15 am | (29) reads
alt text EC must inquire into John’s statement

By Kanchana Kumara Ariyadasa    Joint opposition Parliamentarian Janaka Bandara Tennakoon said yesterday the Elections Commissioner (EC) should immediately inquire into the statement made by […]

13th December, 2017 @ 9:10 am | (25) reads
alt text Gale force winds

uproot century-old trees By Nabeela Hussain    The century-long lives of many Mara... 

(164)  (0) alt text Fisherfolk along Dehiwala-Mt. Lavinia

beach left in the lurch By H.M. Dharmapala and Kusal Chamath    Residents and fisherfolk... 

(50)  (0) alt text Idellawala bridge in dilapidated condition

By L.W. Ariyarathne    The Idellawala bridge across Attanagalu Oya, which lies on... 

(135)  (0) alt text Printing of term test papers of WP schools a mafia: JVP

By Muditha Dayananda    The printing of term test papers of schools in the Western... 

(133)  (0) alt text Commuters complain of lack of shelter on railway platforms

    By Kusal Chamath and H.M. Dharmapala    Rail commuters boarding... 

(330)  (0) alt text 2016 Kaduwela flood victims protest for non payment of compensation

  By Buddhika Kumrasiri    Residents of Kaduwela area staged a protest at... 

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