08:56 pm - Monday 01 September 2014

World

Aircraft from the United States, Australia, France and Britain dropped food and water to the beleaguered Iraqi town of Amirli, which has been under si...

Malaysia Airlines is to cut 6,000 staff as part of recovery plan after being hit by two disasters this year. The reduction in staff numbers represents...

Economy

Saudi officials have announced a five-day visit to Sri Lanka in a bid to overcome “difficulties” related to the recruitment of domestic wo...

Achieving another remarkable milestone in the country’s booming tourism industry, Sri Lanka Tourism welcomed the arrival of 1,000,000th tourist in yea...

Sports

Sri Lanka won the third and final ODI played at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, on Yesterday. Pakistan skipper won the toss and elected to...

Sri Lanka moved up to the 4th position in the ICC Test Rankings from 6th and Pakistan lost their 4th position to Sri Lanka and went down to 6th. South...

Entertainment

Lasith Malinga has confirmed that he would represent his Indian Premier League (IPL) side Mumbai Indians at the forthcoming Champions League T20 tourn...

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

Political

Thugs & underworld figures brought to curb people’s preference – JVP

A group of JVP leaders had a discussion with the Commissioner of Elections today (29th) evening. The...

30.08.2014 | 0 comments
TNA ready to resume talks, based on Power Devolution

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) said today it was ready to resume talks with the Government in sea...

29.08.2014 | 0 comments
Govt. deploys thugs to create panic in Monaragala – JVP

United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) Members of the ruling opened fire and had run amok at an ele...

26.08.2014 | 0 comments

Health

WHO wants regulation on e-cigarettes

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has red flagged the growing market for e-cigarettes in India, un...

30.08.2014 | 0 comments
WHO says Ebola has killed more than 1,200

The U.N. health agency says the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has now killed more than 1,200 people....

20.08.2014 | 0 comments
57.85% Dengue Cases reported from Western Province

Over 260,000 suspected dengue cases have been reported to the Epidemiology Unit from all over the is...

15.08.2014 | 0 comments