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The new 12 member Parliamentary committee

Colombo, Aug. 22 -- 12 member Parliamentary selection committee chaired by the Speaker of Parliament, appointed. The Members of the Committee of Selection: Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena (Chairper... Read More


Defence Secretary calls for more donor support to complete new drug rehab centre

Colombo, Aug. 21 -- Chief Prelate of Attanagalla Raja Maha Vihara Ven. Pannila Ananda thero has donated Rs. Five million to expedite the construction process of 'Nawa Diganthaya', the new building, wh... Read More


TARA InfraPower manifests the Spirit of South-South Cooperation in the USD 1 Billion 600 MW Power-Project in Sri Lanka

Lucknow, Aug. 21 -- Indian companies have over the years built a competitive advantage in the delivery of highly cost-effective technological and business solutions, and are renowned for their experti... Read More


National Sports Council appointed to boost the field of sports in Sri Lanka.

Colombo, Aug. 21 -- New members have been appointed to the National Sports Council to boost the field of sports in Sri Lanka. Upon invitation from Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Namal Rajapaksa, t... Read More


No 3rd term for President in 20th Amendment

Colombo, Aug. 21 -- The government decided to retain salient points in the 19th Amendment to the Constitution while removing its harmful clauses that has created instability and uncertainties in gover... Read More


A ministerial sub-committee appointed to draft Constitutional amendments

Colombo, Aug. 20 -- Earlier, the Cabinet yesterday decided to abolish the 19th Amendment to the Constitution and draft a new constitutional amendment. The motion seeking to abolish the 19th Amendment... Read More


A simple ceremony to commence the 9th Parliament

Colombo, Aug. 20 -- The first sitting of the 9th Parliament is scheduled to commence at 9.30 am on 20 August 2020 to elect the Speaker in accordance with Standing Order No. 1 of Parliament. Subsequen... Read More


I will take the country towards prosperity without succumbing to any force - President

Colombo, Aug. 20 -- Delivering the Policy Statement of the new government at the ceremonial sitting of the Parliament today (20), President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said that as people have given a mandate,... Read More


Jayasekera From Death Row & Chandrakanthan From Remand Prison To Attend Sri Lanka Parliament

Colombo, Aug. 20 -- The ninth Parliament of Sri Lanka is scheduled to convene today Thursday, the 20th of August.vAmong those scheduled to take oaths as lawmakers' today (20) are Premalal Jayasekera a... Read More


Cabinet approval to abolish the 19th amendment to the constitution

Colombo, Aug. 20 -- The approval of the Cabinet has been granted to abolish the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, says Minister of Mass Media Keheliya Rambukwella. Accordingly, the Cabinet of Minis... Read More