04:03 am - Thursday 24 July 2014

World

India and four other South Asian countries have united in expressing objection to the UN probe mandated by a resolution adopted at the 25th session of...

The European Union (EU) in Colombo has sought a meeting with Bar Association (BASL) President Upul Jayasuriya for a briefing over his personal safety ...

Economy

Criticizing the present economic policy of the government, Technology And Research Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka has said that an innovation-drive...

The Finance and Planning Ministry has informed all Non-Governmental Organisations that they should receive prior approval from the Ministry prior to o...

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

JVP urges Child Development and Women Affairs Minister Tissa Karaliyadda to resign

The JVP affiliated, Women for Rights Movement (WRM) urged the Child Development and Women Affairs Mi...

23.07.2014 | 0 comments
Maithri under pressure from Basil not to have hopes to become the prime minister

Minister of Health Maithripala Sirisena who expects to become the prime minister at the next cabinet...

22.07.2014 | 0 comments
Free speech in jeopardy in Sri Lanka

A Sri Lankan government crackdown this month on NGOs has sparked claims that President Mahinda Rajap...

21.07.2014 | 0 comments

Health

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
Questions raised over the use of GMOA funds

A group of around 30 former Executive Committee members of the GMOA (Government Medical Officers’ As...

13.07.2014 | 0 comments
Police to take fight against drugs into provincial level

Police Headquarters has launched a new program aimed at cracking down on illegal drug dealing and ar...

10.07.2014 | 0 comments