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Top ADB official meets Finance Minister

Asian Development Bank (ADB) Vice President Wencai Zhang who arrived in the island on Monday met... 


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Kaushal cleared to bowl but not Doosra

Off-spinner Tharindu Kaushal was yesterday suspended from bowling his Doosra after independent test... 


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Child labour in the tea plantations in Sri Lanka

Children employed in the tea plantations in Sri Lanka fall into a special category of plantation labour... 


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Peddling Heroin: Husband, wife Sentenced to Death

By T. Farook Thajudeen A husband and wife residing at Thalahena in Malabe were yesterday sentenced... 


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CSE joins United Nations sustainability initiative

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) joined the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE)... 


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West Indies Suspend coach Phil Simmons over row about Sri Lanka tour squad

West Indies coach Phil Simmons has been suspended with immediate effect after expressing his unhappiness... 


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38th Death Anniversary of Professor Senaka Bibile : Bibile and the National Medicinal Drug Policy

First Mystery The death occurred of  Prof. Senaka Bibile on September 29, 1977, at Gyana under... 


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Close Shave for Maldives President

The Maldivian President was unhurt but his wife and two aides were injured in an explosion on board... 


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MS meets Kerry

  President Maithripala Sirisena met US Secretary of State, John Kerry in New York yesterday... 


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