Jun 26, 2022 9:39:06 PM- news.lk
Weather forecast for 27 June 2022
Jun 26, 2022 12:34:56 AM- news.lk
Sri Lanka Navy pressed into action to clear debris and other remains collected in a tributary belonging to the Deduru Oya which flows in the Anavilundawa area of Puttalam.
Jun 26, 2022 12:33:05 AM- news.lk
International Medical Health Organization (IMHO) helps during the economic crisis with donation to Ministry of HealthMEDIA STATEMENT
Jun 26, 2022 12:32:32 AM- news.lk
The second batch of the consignment of humanitarian assistance from the people of India to the people of Sri Lanka arrived in Colombo on 24 th June 2022.
Jun 27, 2022 10:12:07 PM- adaderana.lk
Minister of Power Energy Kanchana Wijesekera and Minister of Environment Naseer Ahamed left for Qatar this morning (June 28), Ada Derana correspondent says.
Jun 27, 2022 1:28:31 PM- adaderana.lk
The Cabinet of Ministers have approved the proposal to gazette the 22nd Amendment to the Constitution and to present it to the Parliament, Justice Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe said.
Jun 27, 2022 12:52:42 PM- adaderana.lk
The Chairman of the Sri Lanka Transport Board (SLTB) Kingsley Ranawaka says that adequate SLTB buses will be operated and that bus services will not be affected by the current restrictions.
Jun 27, 2022 12:24:44 PM- adaderana.lk
Sri Lanka Railways says that train services will operate under normal schedules tomorrow (28).
Jun 27, 2022 11:42:47 AM- adaderana.lk
All schools within Colombo Zone, suburbs of Western Province and schools located in the main cities of other provinces will remain closed until the 10th of July, Cabinet Spokesperson Minister Bandula Gunawardena says.
Jun 27, 2022 11:00:26 AM- adaderana.lk
Fuel volumes will be dispensed only to vehicles attached to essential services with effect from midnight today (June 27) until the 10th of July, Minister Bandula Gunawardena says.
Jun 27, 2022 9:54:51 AM- adaderana.lk
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has instructed the Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) and relevant authorities to use available funds to import fuel immediately.
Jun 27, 2022 8:02:55 AM- adaderana.lk
Sri Lanka Navy apprehended a local multi-day fishing trawler with 54 individuals, suspected to be on an illegal migration attempt to Australia via sea, during a search operation carried out in the eastern seas of the island in the wee hours of today (27).
Jun 27, 2022 7:06:29 AM- adaderana.lk
The Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL) says it will accept proposals from the general public on the electricity tariff hike from tomorrow (June 28) for three weeks.
Jun 27, 2022 5:52:36 AM- adaderana.lk
The visiting high-level delegation representing the US State Department and US Treasury Department has met with Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, a short while ago.
Jun 27, 2022 5:37:27 AM- adaderana.lk
Sri Lanka s Ministry of Defence has approved the launch of a cargo ferry service between Kankesanturai (KKS) and Pondichery in Tamil Nadu.
Jun 27, 2022 5:18:02 AM- adaderana.lk
Sri Lanka s exports recorded the USD 5 billion mark in the first five months of this year, according to the Export Development Board (EDB).
Jun 27, 2022 3:12:18 AM- adaderana.lk
The visiting high-level delegation of officials representing the US State Department and the Treasury Department met with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, a short while ago, for a discussion, the PM s Office said.
Jun 27, 2022 2:16:30 AM- adaderana.lk
A suspect has been arrested by the Police Special task Force (STF) in connection with the shooting and killing of a person at Middeniya in Embilipitiya.
Jun 27, 2022 1:54:30 AM- adaderana.lk
At least five persons have been injured and hospitalized after a bus collided with a group of people who were waiting in a queue near a fuel station at Uraniya in Batticaloa.
Jun 27, 2022 12:48:14 AM- adaderana.lk
Russia has defaulted on its overseas debt for the first time in more than a century after missing a Sunday deadline, reports suggest.
Jun 27, 2022 12:29:44 AM- adaderana.lk
Container transportation fees will be increased by 10% with effect from midnight today (27), according to the All-Island United Container Transport Owners Association.
Jun 26, 2022 10:56:37 PM- adaderana.lk
A final decision is expected to be reached tomorrow (28) regarding the bus fares to be implemented from the 1st of July.
Jun 26, 2022 10:45:30 PM- adaderana.lk
The Department of Meteorology says several spells of showers will occur in Western, Sabaragamuwa and North-Western provinces and in Kandy, Nuwara-Eliya, Galle and Matara districts.
Jun 26, 2022 2:48:07 PM- adaderana.lk
U.S. President Joe Biden told allies Âwe have to stay togetherÂ against Russia on Sunday as G7 leaders gathered for a summit set to be dominated by war in Ukraine and its impact on food and energy supplies and the global economy. .
Jun 27, 2022 2:02:27 PM- colombogazette.com
Sri Lanka has sought petrol and diesel from India on an urgent basis. The High Commissioner of Sri Lanka to India Milinda Moragoda met with the Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Housing and Urban Affairs of India Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, today to discuss urgent matters pertaining to bilateral energy cooperation. The meeting […]
Jun 27, 2022 1:32:11 PM- colombogazette.com
The Government has enforced what is seen as an unofficial, partial lockdown from midnight today until 10th July with the public being urged to stay home. Cabinet Spokesman, Minister Bandula Gunawardena said that schools in Colombo and other major cities will remain closed until 10th July. Schools in other areas will function at the discretion […]
Jun 27, 2022 1:03:01 PM- colombogazette.com
The Government has decided to issue fuel only for essential services from today till 10th July. Cabinet Spokesman, Minister Bandula Gunawardena said the decision was taken by the Cabinet which met today. He said that the limited stock of fuel with the Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) will be issued for essential services. This includes the […]
Jun 27, 2022 12:46:58 PM- colombogazette.com
The Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) has sought the approval of the Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka for an 82% increase in tariffs for the year 2022. However, the PUCSL is of the view that the tariff increase should not exceed 57% as a concession to the majority of household electricity consumers. Chairman of the […]
Jun 27, 2022 12:22:15 PM- colombogazette.com
The Sri Lanka Navy detained 54 people attempting to migrate to Australia by boat today. According to the Navy a multi-day fishing trawler was seized with 54 individuals, during a search operation carried out in the eastern seas today. SLNS Rathnadeepa intercepted the multi-day fishing trawler carrying 54 persons who were suspected to be attempting […]
Jun 27, 2022 6:56:22 AM- colombogazette.com
The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) has accused the authorities of misleading the public on the fuel supply. BASL noted that the Minister of Power and Energy held a press conference on 26th June 2022 and the information revealed at this press conference made it clear that the public have been kept in the […]
Jun 27, 2022 6:26:39 AM- colombogazette.com
India today announced scholarships for Sri Lankan nationals for undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral courses in Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy for the academic year 2022-23. The scholarships are being offered under the Ayush Scholarship Scheme of the Government of India The High Commission of India in Colombo said that the Government of India selects […]