NEW GOVERNOR FOR CB: MS alt text

BY RANJITH KARUNAWEERA AND PRASANNA PATHMASIRI President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday said he would announce a new Governor to the Central Bank very soon. By yesterday […]

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alt text 36 KILLED MORE THAN 150 WOUNDED

EUTERS: Turkish investigators pored over video footage and witness statements on Wednesday after three suspected Islamic State suicide bombers opened fire and blew themselves up […]

30th June, 2016 @ 8:20 am | (17) reads
EVIDENCE INSUFFICIENT: MAGISTRATE

Colombo Additional Magistrate Chandana Kalansooriya confirmed yesterday that in the absence of sufficient evidence, Megapolis and Western Development Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka could not be […]

30th June, 2016 @ 8:18 am | (12) reads
alt text Port City to become Int’l Financial Center soon

In a landmass reclaimed under the Port City Project, the Government would set up an ‘International Financial Center (IFC) shortly in Colombo with a separate […]

30th June, 2016 @ 8:16 am | (15) reads
alt text GL: Govt. guilty for UNHRC situ

Referring to the report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein calling for new laws to try the Sri […]

30th June, 2016 @ 8:14 am | (15) reads
alt text Janasetha Peramuna complains against Mahendran

A complaint by the Janasetha Peramuna with the FCID against Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran, that he had not declared his assets, had been redirected […]

30th June, 2016 @ 8:12 am | (10) reads
alt text MR: Beware of Capital Gains Tax

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday rejected the Government’s justification that the VAT increment was necessary to pay off the loans taken by the former Government. […]

30th June, 2016 @ 8:07 am | (11) reads
alt text UN urges Sri Lanka to rein in military, prosecute war crimes

Sri Lanka must rein in its military forces, prosecute war crimes committed during the long civil war with Tamil rebels and win the confidence of […]

29th June, 2016 @ 9:00 am | (50) reads
PC member accuses another of soliciting SEXUAL BRIBE

A member of the North Central Provincial Council had solicited a sexual bribe from a woman to grant her a job, said UNP PC member […]

29th June, 2016 @ 8:33 am | (18) reads
MINISTRY TRANSFERS -Arjuna Mahendran Yala Warden to WLCD Head Office

Suranga Ratnayake, the Warden of Yala National Park has been transferred to the Wildlife Conservation Department’s (WLCD) Head Office in Battaramulla with effect from today, […]

29th June, 2016 @ 8:28 am | (16) reads
alt text Health authorities warn seven operators for violating Food Act

  BY LAHIRU POTHMULLA Health Department officials of the Colombo Municipality who recently... 

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BY H.M. DHARMAPALA AND KUSAL CHAMATH Health authorities that inspected several areas under Dengue... 

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BY YOSHITHA PERERA Commenting on the unresolved Meethotamulla garbage dump concern, Leader of... 

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BY LAHIRU POTHMULLA The Beddagana Wetland Park which was developed with World Bank funds was declared... 

(651)  (0) alt text Rs.8 mn spent to clear flood garbage 7,500 tonnes cleared in 13 days

  BY DARSHANA SANJEEWA Atotal of eight million rupees has been spent to clear garbage that... 

(99)  (0) alt text WESTERN PROVINCE THREE-WHEELERS SHOULD BE REGISTERED

BY DARSHAN SANJEEWA All three wheelers in the Western Province are required to register with the... 

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