Jan 18, 2017 1:59:16 PM- dailymirror.lk
M.P.H. Manatunga has been appointed as the Chairman of the Police Commission by President Maithripala Sirisena today, Presidential Media Division said.
Jan 18, 2017 9:08:51 AM- srilankaguardian.org
OBAMACARE VS. NEEDED HEALTHCARE IN THE UNITED STATES: (OBAMACARE–VI): by Sunil J. Wimalawansa Express to your Congress person that you care about the quality of life […]
Jan 18, 2017 9:03:17 AM- srilankaguardian.org
UNITED STATES NEEDS A NEW HEALTHCARE MODEL: (OBAMACARE–V) by Sunil J. Wimalawansa Less spending and propaganda on advertisements and billboards, and displaying of images of egotistical […]
Jan 18, 2017 8:58:10 AM- srilankaguardian.org
REPEALING AND REFINING OBAMACARE/ACA: (OBAMACARE–IV): by Sunil J. Wimalawansa If it is not good for one, it is not good for all; if it is not […]
Jan 18, 2017 8:52:22 AM- srilankaguardian.org
DESTINY OF OBAMACARE/ACA AND CURTAILING HEALTHCARE COSTS: (OBAMACARE–III) by Sunil J. Wimalawansa It is important to transform our villages and small towns into vibrant, peaceful, healthy, […]
Jan 18, 2017 8:22:04 AM- adaderana.lk
P.H. Manatunga has been appointed as the new Chairman of the National Police Commission by the President, the President's Media Unit said. .
Jan 18, 2017 8:16:17 AM- adaderana.lk
The European Union wishes to reiterate that the ratification and implementation of 27 international conventions signed by a succession of Sri Lankan governments, are the only criteria on which the Government of Sri Lanka's application to rejoin the Generalised Scheme of Preferences Plus (GSP+) is assessed. .
Jan 18, 2017 1:25:19 PM- dailymirror.lk
New leasing scheme for vehicles based on loan to value ratio, which was proposed in the 2017 budget, came into effect from today, the Finance Ministry said.
Jan 18, 2017 8:03:16 AM- hirunews.lk
A special meeting to explore the possibilities of providing relief to the masses in the face of an impending drought was chaired by President Maithripala Sirisena at his official residence today. The President has advised to appoint a special committee... Read More
Jan 18, 2017 8:02:43 AM- hirunews.lk
A group of protesters led by Pivituru Hela Urumaya General Secretary MP Udaya Gammanpila staged a picket near the FCID. The protest was held against the arrest of MP Wimal Weerawansa for the misuse of government vehicles and the failure of police to arrest... Read More
Jan 18, 2017 8:02:06 AM- hirunews.lk
Minister Lakshman Kiriella said today that the UNP is following the mechanism which was declared by former president Mahinda Rajapaksa in the preparation of a new Constitution. Addressing a media conference held at the Ministry of Higher Education, minister... Read More
Jan 18, 2017 8:00:53 AM- hirunews.lk
The Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe invited local and foreign investors today to draw their attention towards Sri Lanka, as opportunities will be opened to export Sri Lankan products to three major markets in the world very soon. The Premier extended... Read More
Jan 18, 2017 8:00:10 AM- hirunews.lk
The European Union reiterates that the ratification and implementation of 27 international conventions signed by a succession of Sri Lankan governments, are the only criteria on which the Government of Sri Lankas application to rejoin the GSP+ is assessed.... Read More
Jan 18, 2017 3:30:49 AM- hirunews.lk
A man died in a shooting carried out at Station Road, Homagama this afternoon. Police said that the two assailants who arrived on a motor bicycle fled the scene after shooing the man. The victim who received serious injuries died on admission to Homagama... Read More
Jan 18, 2017 7:29:29 AM- LBO.com
Jan 18, 2017 (LBO) – Central Bank of Sri Lanka has advised commercial banks and leasing companies to follow new regulations in granting loans for vehicle leasing including three wheelers. “The new circular has slapped additional controls over credit facilities afforded to three wheelers, limiting the credit ratio to only 25 percent of the value,” the […]
Jan 18, 2017 6:56:38 AM- adaderana.lk
With rainfall in many areas just a third of that last year and many water reservoirs far below normal levels, Sri Lankans have begun holding traditional ceremonies to invoke rain - some with the participation of President Maithripala Sirisena. .
Jan 18, 2017 6:54:19 AM- adaderana.lk
President Maithripala Sirisena is obliged to abolish the Executive Presidency as vowed, Minister Lakshman Kiriella says. .
Jan 18, 2017 6:48:38 AM- adaderana.lk
SSP K.D. Priyantha has been appointed as new Director of the Financial Crime Investigation Division (FCID), police headquarters has announced. .
Jan 18, 2017 6:26:21 AM- adaderana.lk
A son of a High Court Judge has reportedly been injured following a clash at the University of Peradeniya on Wednesday, Ada Derana reporter said. .
Jan 18, 2017 6:43:06 AM- hirunews.lk
One person has died as a result of a vehicle accident that occurred at Katandola area in Ratnapura. According to Police reports, the accident took place this morning around 4.30 am when a three wheeler went out of control, jumped out of the road and knocked... Read More
Jan 18, 2017 3:31:06 AM- hirunews.lk
The Attorney General today informed the Supreme Court that high charges will be filed against the 16 people who were arrested together with 111 Kilograms of Heroin in the Hikkaduwa Sea. This was informed when this case was called up before Colombo High... Read More
Jan 18, 2017 6:13:16 AM- nation.lk
Government has decided to amend the Firearms Ordinance which was drafted over a hundred years ago. The Ordinance which was first passed in 1916 will be amended to suit the present needs including the use of firearms in keeping the law and order of the country. Firearms licenses at present are issued for several reasons; such
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Jan 18, 2017 6:10:29 AM- LBO.com
Jan 18, 2017 (LBO) – European Union today reiterated that the ratification and implementation of 27 international conventions signed by Sri Lanka are the only criteria to rejoin the Generalized Scheme of Preferences Plus (GSP+). The delegation of the European Union to Sri Lanka and Maldives said these conventions relate to international human rights, labour […]
Jan 18, 2017 5:49:33 AM- LBO.com
Jan 18, 2017 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s cabinet has decided to regularize small commercial vessels that have been in service as well as new vessels including pleasure vessels used for profit or reward. Accordingly, commercial vessels, which are cargo and passenger vessels of less than 24 meters, but five meters or more in length, which […]
Jan 18, 2017 5:33:37 AM- LBO.com
(PRESS RELEASE) – Colombo: January 18 2017: Leading infrastructure and property developer, Iconic Developments Ltd, the developer of Iconic 110 Parliament Road, celebrated the beginning of construction of their latest housing property project, Iconic Galaxy. A ground-breaking ceremony at the site was officiated by the Chief Guest, Minister of Megapolis and Western Development, Hon Patali [...
Jan 18, 2017 11:13:32 AM- dailymirror.lk
The Galle Police launched an investigation into the death of a 48-year-old Croatian national who had died when he attempted to board another ship in the seas off Galle last night.
Jan 18, 2017 10:52:44 AM- dailymirror.lk
A 21-year-old undergraduate, who is a son of a High Court Judge, had been allegedly assaulted by a group of second-year university students for voicing against ragging.
Jan 18, 2017 5:29:35 AM- hirunews.lk
Sri Lanka will finalise trade agreements with China, Singapore and India before June this year, Minister Malik Samarawickrama stated today. Read More
Jan 18, 2017 5:57:54 AM- adaderana.lk
The Treasury Secretary has informed secretaries of all line ministries to take necessary actions to implement all development proposals made by Budget 2017 for each ministry, the Finance Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday. .
Jan 18, 2017 5:43:27 AM- adaderana.lk
Authorities have begun taking legal action against tri forces deserters who have failed to obtain legal discharge during the General Amnesty that ended on 31 December, 2016, Military Spokesman Brigadier Rohan Seneviratne said. .