08:22 am - Thursday 24 April 2014

World

Co-operation between Sri Lanka and Australia on fighting people-smuggling has reversed migration patterns, with thousands more Sri Lankans arriving as...

Arputhammal, mother of one of the killers of Rajiv Gandhi has urged political leaders not to impede the release of her son, A. G. Perarivalan, a forme...

Economy

Government alliance members, the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) and the Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) may either vote against or abstain from voting fo...

A ten per cent tax will be levied when vehicles bought on duty-free permits are transferred, according to a latest circular. This would mean persons t...

Sports

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) withdrew its plans to take disciplinary action against senior players Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara. This decision w...

The controversial retirement of Mahela Jayawardene-Kumar Sangakkara from T20 International entered into another phase as the Executive Committee of Sr...

Entertainment

Condé Nast Traveler, the world’s premier travel magazine, has featured Sri Lanka’s traditional string hopper mould as a souvenir. “The strange-looking...

In the last match of the Sri Lankan cricketing legends; Mahela and Sanga were able to resign from T20 format of cricket while having their heads held ...

Political

Mano Ganashan states that TNA neither DPF are against the Parliamentary Select Committee

Both the Democratic People’s Front (DPF) and the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) had not totally rejec...

24.04.2014 | 0 comments
Opposition against Casinos building up

Government alliance members, the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) and the Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU)...

22.04.2014 | 0 comments
TNA to raise land issues

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) today once again raised the issue of private land being acquired b...

21.04.2014 | 0 comments

Health

Health Ministry to purchase drugs directly from local manufacturers

Health Minister Maithripala Sirisena has given orders to directly purchase drugs produced locally wi...

18.04.2014 | 0 comments
Counselling program for victims of war

A coordinated and comprehensive approach to provide psychosocial support and counselling for conflic...

12.04.2014 | 0 comments
Draft of National Drug Policy presented to Cabinet

The draft Bill for the introduction of the National Medicinal Drugs Policy has been presented to the...

10.04.2014 | 0 comments