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Appropriation Bill An estimated expenditure of Rs.1,819 Bn

By Kelum Bandara The 2017 Appropriation Bill shows an estimated expenditure of Rs.1,819 billion with ... 


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Allocation for presidential expenditure up by 320%: NFF

By Kalathma Jayawardhane    The National Freedom Front (NFF) yesterday claimed that the... 


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Singer Chillie remanded

By Irangi Edirisinghe and Buddhika Kumarasiri   Singer Thilanka Vidusha, who is known... 


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Samsung withdraws Galaxy Note 7 phones

Samsung has withdrawn all of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones from sale globally after a spate of fires... 


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Water cuts likely if drought continues

By Yohan Perera    The Water Resources and Drainage Board said yesterday it might be compelled... 


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Monetary Board to decide on Friday

By Sandun A Jayasekera Acting Finance Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardane said yesterday the SLFP members... 


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New system to detect speeding vehicles on expressways

By Ajith Siriwardana    Steps were being taken to establish a speed detector system at the... 


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Will hurt SriLankan Airlines

SriLankan Airlines’ Chief Executive Officer, Capt. Suren Ratwatte said SriLankan would be the... 


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Nightclub attack No arrests yet

By Darshana Sanjeewa    No arrests have been made in connection with the incident where... 


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‘Aiyo!’ is now part of Oxford Dictionary

 ‘Aiyo’, a Sri Lankan and South Indian word which expresses distress, regret or grief,... 


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