Sri Lanka wins GSP+ vote alt text

By Lahiru Pothmulla   The resolution submitted by a group of Members of the European Parliament saying that the GSP+ should not be granted to […]

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Leading state TUs criticize move   By Thilanka Kanakarathna    A move to appoint Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka as the Army Commander or the Overall […]

28th April, 2017 @ 9:08 am | (24) reads
alt text India pledges help to construct expressways

  India has pledged to assist Sri Lanka in the construction of  the Jaffna, Mannar and Trincomalee and Dambulla-Trincomalee expressways, the Prime Minister’s office said […]

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alt text ‘Not against interests of any other country’

  By Kelum Bandara    China’s investment in Sri Lankan economic projects is not against the interests of any other country, a spokesman said yesterday.  […]

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25 senior lawyers made President’s Counsel

President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday appointed 25 senior lawyers including TNA MP M.A. Sumanthiran, J. C. Weliamuna, Upul Jayasuriya and Nizam Kariapper as President’s Counsel.   […]

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alt text President calls for global ban on firearms

   By Yohan Perera    Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday called for the worldwide banning of firearms highlighting that it is the main cause […]

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CID probes info revealed by individual informants

  By Shehan Chamika Silva   The CID yesterday informed court that it had deployed special investigative groups to examine the facts obtained from individual […]

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alt text Indo-Lanka talks focus on curbing criminal activities

     Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and Indian Home Affairs Minister Rajnath Singh who held discussions in New Delhi about a possible cooperation of intelligence […]

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alt text India and SL sign MoU

  By Kelum Bandara    Sri Lanka and India yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in economic projects after talks between Prime […]

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By Ajith Siriwardana    Cabinet Spokesman Minister Rajitha Senaratne said yesterday that President Maithripala Sirisena requested Minister Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka to quit the ministerial […]

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alt text A viable solution to the disposal of garbage

        By Yoshitha Perera The President declared disposal of... 

(136)  (0) alt text Attidiya Bird Sanctuary

          Following are excerpts from several interviews with... 

(597)  (0) alt text Kawudana-Attidiya storm water canal in need of cleaning

  By H.M. Dharmapala and Kusal Chamath    The Kawudana-Attidiya storm water... 

(690)  (0) alt text Wattala residents appeal for new garbage dump

  Text & Pics By Sarath Chinthaka    The absence of an area to dump garbage... 

(287)  (0) alt text Trains and buses packed with people leaving for New Year

By Kusal Chamath and H.M. Dharmapala    Large crowds flocked to take long-distance buses... 

(442)  (0) alt text Over Rs.5bn. income for UDA through land sales

By Thilanka Kanakarathna    The Urban Development Authority (UDA) made an income of more... 

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