Cabinet says no to homosexuality alt text

By Kelum Bandara    The Cabinet is reported to have rejected attempts to decriminalize homosexuality.  A new provision has been included, under women’s rights, in […]

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alt text SL will integrate trade in Asian region – PM

 By Yohan Perera    Sri Lanka is slated to play a significant role in integrating trade in the Asian region through a number of trade […]

18th January, 2017 @ 8:57 am | (13) reads
alt text Lottery tickets back to Rs.20

  By Sandun A Jayasekera President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed the National Lotteries Board (NLB) and the Development Lotteries Board (DLB) to sell lottery tickets […]

18th January, 2017 @ 8:56 am | (16) reads
alt text SL will accede to EU requests, with qualifications — Minister

By Sandun A Jayasekera    The Sri Lankan government would accede to the requests of the European Union (EU) in accordance with the law of […]

18th January, 2017 @ 8:54 am | (13) reads
alt text Delimitation report handed over to minister

By Sandun A Jayasekera The long-awaited delimitation report was handed over to Local Government and Provincial Councils Minister Faizer Musthapha by committee chairman Asoka Peiris […]

18th January, 2017 @ 8:54 am | (15) reads
alt text Statue of reclining Buddha found in Arugam Bay

By Nawarathne Samarathunga    The Statue of a reclining Buddha found on the Ulla Beach in Arugam Bay was handed over to the Ampara Archaeological […]

18th January, 2017 @ 8:52 am | (20) reads
alt text JO to nominate common candidate for presidency

By Kalathma Jayawardhane    The joint opposition will nominate a common candidate when the government announces the next presidential election, the Pivithuru Hela Urumaya (PHU) […]

18th January, 2017 @ 8:49 am | (15) reads
Musaeus auditorium fire an act of arson: GAD

By Darshana Sanjeewa   The Government Analyst’s Department (GAD) had ruled that the fire which broke out at the Colombo Musaeus College auditorium on November […]

18th January, 2017 @ 8:45 am | (18) reads
alt text Don’t imprison soldiers for GSP – Rathana Thera

By Lahiru Pothmulla   Ven. Athuraliye Rathana Thera, who reiterated his decision to function independently in Parliament, said yesterday that security forces’ personnel should not […]

17th January, 2017 @ 10:01 am | (115) reads
Income of richest 10% in SL increases by 15%

The richest 10 per cent of the population in countries like Sri Lanka, China, India, Indonesia, Laos and Bangladesh have seen their share of income […]

17th January, 2017 @ 9:58 am | (19) reads
alt text Death of patients and dearth of facilities

      The death of an attendant at the Colombo South Teaching Hospital prompted... 

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  Text and Pix by Muditha Dayananda    Staff members of the Colombo South Teaching... 

(175)  (0) alt text Residents in and around Beira Lake will be relocated: Patali

    Addressing a gathering, Megapolis and Western Development Minister Patali Champika... 

(502)  (0) alt text IAT students concerned over poor waste-water drainage system

    By H.M. Dharmapala    The students of the Institute of Advanced... 

(106)  (0) alt text Manning Market project gets off the ground

Minister of Megapolis and Western Development said yesterday that preliminary works at the new... 

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