INDIA LOOKING FORWARD TO SIGNING ETCA: SITHARAMAN alt text

BY KELUM BANDARA Visiting Indian Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said yesterday India looked forward to signing the Economic and Technology Cooperation Agreement (ETCA) and that […]

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RANIL OFF TO NZ

BY YOHAN PERERA Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will begin a tour of New Zealand tomorrow (September 29). During his tour Sri Lanka will sign several […]

28th September, 2016 @ 8:59 am | (2) reads
Minor tremor in Galle

BY CHATURANGA PRADEEP A minor earth tremor was experienced in Galle at 5.30 last morning, the Disaster Management Centre (DMC) said. DMC Spokesman Pradeep Kodippili […]

28th September, 2016 @ 8:57 am | (3) reads
alt text Ramith’s driving licence suspended

BY SHEHAN CHAMIKA SILVA Ramith Rambukwella, who was involved in a road accident at Independence Avenue a few days ago, had his driving licence suspended […]

28th September, 2016 @ 8:56 am | (2) reads
alt text LASANTHA’S BODY EXHUMED

BY INDIKA MANOJ COORAY The body of slain Sunday Leader Editor Lasantha Wickramatunga was exhumed in the presence of Colombo Additional Magistrate M.M. Mihar amid […]

28th September, 2016 @ 8:28 am | (1) reads
alt text Dayasiri calls for action against corrupt ministers

BY SUJITH HEWA JULIGE Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera warned, yesterday, that if no action was taken against those ministers and MPs accused of corruption and […]

28th September, 2016 @ 8:15 am | (3) reads
President will give evidence if called — Jayamaha

BY YOHAN PERERA President Maithripala Sirisena will go to court to give evidence in the case against former UNP general secretary Tissa Attanayake, if he […]

28th September, 2016 @ 8:12 am | (2) reads
No tax increase on cigarettes yet

BY KELUM BANDARA The Cabinet yesterday accepted on principle the proposal to increase taxes on tobacco products including cigarettes but deferred implementing them, sources said. […]

28th September, 2016 @ 8:08 am | (2) reads
Venue of President’s meeting Two youths carrying live bullets apprehended

BY B M JAYASINGHE AND IRANGI EDIRISINGHE Two brothers who had carried live bullets in their travelling bags and entered the venue where the construction […]

28th September, 2016 @ 8:03 am | (2) reads
alt text A DEPUTY MINISTER FACING ARREST: RANJAN

BY YOHAN PERERA A deputy minister is likely to be arrested soon because the investigations into several of his deals have been completed, State Minister […]

27th September, 2016 @ 9:25 am | (163) reads
alt text ALL GOVT.INSTITUTIONS TO BE RELOCATED AT BATTARUMULLA

Under the Master Megapolis Plan to implement an administrative area, 113 government institutions... 

(51)  (0) alt text Homeless family gets house from Kesbewa residents

TEXT & PICS BY DAYARATHNA PATHIRANA A house was gifted to a homeless mother and her two children... 

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BY DAYARATHNA PATHIRANA The income generated through the collection and disposal of solid waste... 

(50)  (0) alt text Dehiwala-Mt.Lavinia MC launches people-friendly programme

BY H.M.DHARMAPALA AND KUSAL CHAMATH Dehiwala – Mount Lavinia Municipal Council has launched... 

(67)  (0) alt text GOVERNMENT DECIDES TO REMOVE MEETHOTAMULLA GARBAGE DUMP

BY YOSHITHA PERERA Residents of Meethotamulla can finally heave a sigh of relief with the government... 

(806)  (0) alt text 300 FAMILIES IN BAMBA FLATS TO BE RELOCATED IN SIXTY STOREY BUILDING

BY PIYUMI FONSEKA The National Housing Development Authority (NHDA) would relocate the three hundred... 

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