Sooriyawewa High Tech University to be ready this year

Sri Lanka, Jan. 17 -- Information and Communication Technology and Minister of Higher Education, Technology and Innovation Minister, Dr. Bandula Gunawardena has decided to begin Sri Lanka's biggest hi... Read More

Probe into Ranjan's calls

Sri Lanka, Jan. 17 -- Police has initiated a comprehensive investigation into alleged inference with matters related to the trial of several controversial cases before the Colombo Chief Magistrate's C... Read More

AG directs CCD to record Ranjan's lawyer's statement

Sri Lanka, Jan. 17 -- Attorney General Dappula De Livera PC yesterday directed the Colombo Crime Division (CCD) to record a statement from UNP MP Ranjan Ramanayake's lawyer for criticising the court o... Read More

Leadership tussle: No decision at UNP meeting

Sri Lanka, Jan. 17 -- The meeting of the Parliamentary Group of the United National Party held at Sirikotha yesterday ended without reaching a decision on the party leadership, party sources said. UN... Read More

Work to build houses in 14,022 villages begins on Jan.31

Sri Lanka, Jan. 17 -- Construction work to build new houses in each of the 14,022 villages in the country under the 'Gamata Geyak Ratata Hetak' programme is scheduled to begin on January 31 this year,... Read More


Sri Lanka, Jan. 17 -- Enrolling Grade 1 students to government schools took place yesterday. Here Grade 1 students of Ananda College, Colombo are taken to the school by Principal S.M. Keerthiratna, Ch... Read More

New Tangalle Base Hospital Paediatric Ward opened

Sri Lanka, Jan. 17 -- The newly-constructed paediatric ward complex of the Tangalle Base Hospital was recently opened by Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, a Health Ministry spokesman said. According ... Read More

Prof. Dayantha Wijeyesekera appointed TVEC Chairman

Sri Lanka, Jan. 17 -- Professor Dayantha Wijeyesekera has been appointed the Chairman of the Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission (TVEC) by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, in addition to his pos... Read More

China-funded kidney hospital to be ready by July

Sri Lanka, Jan. 17 -- The construction work of Sri Lanka-China Friendship Kidney Hospital in Polonnaruwa will be completed by July. The hospital is to be constructed at a cost of Rs. 12 billion, a Hea... Read More

CIMA President reiterates potential of CSE

Sri Lanka, Jan. 17 -- The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) participated at the bell ringing ceremony to celebrate its 100 successful years. The event took place at the Colombo Sto... Read More