12:43 pm - Tuesday 29 July 2014

World

The BJP-led government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi seems determined to press the reset button on India’s policy towards Sri Lanka. Equally percept...

The United States is deeply concerned by the circumstances surrounding the cancellation of a journalism training session in Colombo over the weekendTh...

Economy

Sri Lanka stands to gain from the proposed Maritime Silk Route policy of the Chinese government as the island’s location puts it in a prime position t...

Sri Lanka currently implements an economic system showing Lamborghinis to people surrounded by poverty, said the Minister of Technology, Research and ...

Sports

The appointment of Marvan Attapattu as the Head Coach of the National Team has been extended until the end of the Pakistan Tour of Sri Lanka, the Exec...

Standard Chartered joins hands with Sri Lanka Cricket to continue its efforts to raise funds and awareness for the Sri Lankan Visually Handicapped XI ...

Entertainment

The tourist zone including the Udawalawa national park will be further developed to attract tourists under the Pura Neguma program of the Mahinda Chin...

Cinnamon Air, Sri Lanka’s premier domestic airline this week completed one year of scheduled passenger operations. The airline, operating in code-shar...

Political

LSSP says not to treat all NGOs in the same stubborn manner

The Lanka Sama Samaja Party (LSSP) while condemning the NGOs responsible for activities detrimental ...

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Ranil visits injured JVP Leader

Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday visited the JVP leader who was receiving treatment ...

29.07.2014 | 0 comments
JVP leader injured due to an accident

Janatha Vimukthi Peramua (JVP) Leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake was admitted to the Ratnapura Hospita...

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Health

Sri Lanka has no transparent formula to levy tax on cigarettes

The Alcohol and Drug Information Center (ADIC) – backed study titled ‘Parliament should have a...

27.07.2014 | 0 comments
Health Minister Maithripala Sirisena to bring a bill to implement 80 percent warnings on cigarette packs

The Health Ministry of Sri Lanka is now exploring the possibility of presenting a bill to Parliament...

24.07.2014 | 0 comments
Health Minister promises to build up a modern Cardiac Care Centre at the Colombo National Hospital

The Health Minister has pledged to construct a state-of-the-art Cardiac Care Centre in the Colombo N...

17.07.2014 | 0 comments