The Socialist Study Circle is organising a seminar on the theme “Towards an Agenda for Deep Democratic Reforms” to mark the 118th birth anniversary of Dr N. M. Perera. This will be at the Centre for Society & Religion Auditorium, 281, Deans Road, Colombo 10, at 4.00 p.m. on Tuesday, 06 June 2023. The speakers are Emeritus Professor […]
By Norman Palihawadane Public Security Minister Tiran Alles has called for a report on an incident involving Tamil National People’s Front leader MP Gajendrakumar Ponnambalam and police officers in Jaffna.The Ministry of Public Security said it would report the facts to court today regarding the incident.The incident happened while MP Gajendrakumar Ponnambalam was meeting a […]
Rex Clementine at Suriyawewa Sri Lanka bounced back to beat Afghanistan by 132 runs on Sunday to square the three-match one-day series in Suriyawewa yesterday. It was Sri Lanka’s biggest win over Afghanistan in ODIs and makes amends for its disappointing performance in the first ODI on Friday, which they lost by six wickets, Having set […]
SJB mayoral candidate for Colombo Municipal Council Mujibur Rahuman alleges that President Ranil Wickremeisnghe has violated election laws by appointing UNP’s mayoral candidate Rosy Senanayake as the Presidential Advisor on Local Government. Participating in a talk show hosted by a private TV channel, Rahuman said that Senanayake was a candidate for the delayed local government […]
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Ada Derana s Ukussa today (04 June) helped uncover another skin-whitening racket in Rajagiriya involving the administration of Glutathione , a drug banned in Sri Lanka.
Gunmen in Nigeria have killed dozens of people and kidnapped a number of children in separate attacks in two northern states, police and residents said on Sunday, the latest incidents in a region dogged by armed violence.
Twenty-three persons have been arrested for forcibly entering into a building premises located down Nawam Mawatha in Colombo and damaging property.
A total of 31 students of the Jaffna University have been suspended owing to unruly behaviour.
Sri Lanka came up with a dominant show with both bat and ball to stage a strong comeback and level the three-match series against Afghanistan on Sunday (June 4). Having lost the first ODI, the hosts staged a commendable comeback with their top four laying the platform for a 300-plus total which was then defended […]
US Ambassador to Sri Lanka Julie Chung has highlighted the importance of equality and expanding women s contributions to the country s legal profession.
Minister of Public Security Tiran Alles has called for a detailed report on the alleged attack against Tamil National Alliance (TNA) MP Gajendra Ponnabalam by police officers in Jaffna.
Top social media video creator/comedian Khalid Al Ameri is currently in Sri Lanka promoting the country. He has already produced and published a number a videos in Colombo and Kandy. Khalid Al Ameri has also arranged a meet and greet event for his fans in Sri Lanka. Khalid Al Ameri is an Emirati video creator […]
Litro Gas announced a reduction in the price of domestic gas with the price of a 12.5kg gas cylinder being reduced by Rs. 452. Accordingly, the price of a 12.5kg gas cylinder has been reduced by Rs. 452 and will be sold for Rs. 3,186, a 05kg cylinder has been reduced by Rs. 181 and […]
Maldives Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid is to visit Sri Lanka this week to participate in the Fourth Session of the Joint Commission between Sri Lanka and the Maldives. The Fourth Session of the Joint Commission between Sri Lanka and the Maldives will be held from 06 to 07 June 2023 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs […]
Karim Benzema is to leave Real Madrid after 14 years at the club. The Ballon d’Or-winning striker, who joined the Spanish giants from Lyon in 2009, will depart on a free transfer when the season ends. Benzema, who had a year left on his contract, is set to move to Saudi Arabia after receiving a […]
President Ranil Wickremesinghe has conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the Prime Minister and the people of India following the tragic multiple train collision in Odisha state. The accident has resulted in a significant loss of lives and numerous injuries. In a letter addressed to the Prime Minister of India, President Wickremesinghe expressed his profound sadness […]
Sweden has become the first country in the world to officially register sex as a sport and will also host the first-ever European Sex Championship in Gothenburg on June 8. The championship which will take place under the guidance of the Swedish Sex Federation, will go on for six weeks with participants engaging in sexual […]
The National Building Research Organisation (NBRO) today (05 June) issued an early landslide warning for the Kalutara District, owing to the inclement weather conditions.
The Election Commission of Sri Lanka has expressed its discontent towards the recent decision to appoint a representative of the Chairman of the Regional Development Committee to monitor local government institutions.
Sri Lanka s Tharushi Karunaratne and Jayeshi Uththara have won two medals at the Asian Junior Athletic Championships 2023 currently being held in South Korea.
Sri Lanka is taking a significant step towards addressing its environmental issues as the Ministry of Environment and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) recently signed an agreement on the Green Climate Fund Readiness Initiative. Sri Lanka is considered one of the most vulnerable countries to climate change, consistently ranking among […]
The United States (US) has offered assistance to strengthen Sri Lanka’s Parliament. The US Ambassador to Sri Lanka Julie J. Chung met with the new Secretary General of Parliament, Ms. Kushani Rohanadeera and extended her constant support in the work of Parliament and stated that the Parliament can always count on their assistance to further […]
The root cause of the three-train crash in Odisha’s Balasore district and the people responsible for it have been identified, Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Sunday as rescue work at the site of the accident ended with the Railways aiming to restore normal services on the affected tracks in the next few days. As […]
The fourth session of the Joint Commission between Sri Lanka and the Maldives will be held from 06 - 07 June 2023 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Colombo.
The National Building Research Organization (NBRO) has issued a level one landslide early warning to the Bulathsinhala and Palindanuwara Divisional Secretaries Divisions in the Kalutara District. The warning is valid until 07.30 AM on Monday (05).
Led by a fine half-century from Kusal Mendis, Sri Lanka put up a collective effort to post 323/6 having opting to bat against Afghanistan in the second ODI at Hambantota on Sunday (June 4). Having suffered a heavy defeat in the opening game of the series, the Lankans needed to bounce back strongly. The foundation […]
Addressing the National Law Conference yesterday (03), President Ranil Wickremesinghe revealed that Sri Lanka’s next country assessment on Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism will commence soon. The assessment holds immense significance as it directly impacts the country’s ease of doing business rating and its ability to attract foreign investments.
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President Ranil Wickremesinghe has revealed that Sri Lanka s next country assessment on Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism is slated to commence soon.