04:16 pm - Sunday 20 April 2014

World

Nearly five years after the extraordinary defeat of the LTTE, the Tamils in Sri Lanka and overseas are taking a tough stand against the LTTE. Tired of...

Sonia Gandhi today raised the emotional issue of her husband Rajiv Gandhi’s assassination, saying the former prime minister sacrificed his life ...

Economy

With the high cost of expenditure for fuel and the government’s inability to implement a fuel subsidy scheme for fishermen, many fishermen now opt to ...

The Tamil Nadu government on Monday announced that the second round of talks between the representatives of fishermen communities in the State and Sri...

Sports

Tens of thousands of fans lined the street from the main international airport to downtown Colombo, a distance of 35 kilometres (21 miles), causing tr...

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 ...

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

Victimized MPs to raise privilege issues against Police

The five UNP MPs who were attacked by UPFA mobs when they visited the Mattala Airport and Hambantota...

20.04.2014 | 0 comments
TNA to reconsider its decision of boycotting Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC)

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) yesterday said it would reconsider its decision to boycott the Par...

19.04.2014 | 0 comments
Second round negotiations  between Sri Lanka and Tamil Nadu to be held on May 12th

The Tamil Nadu government on Monday announced that the second round of talks between the representat...

15.04.2014 | 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