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Two returnees tests positive for COVID-19

Sri Lanka, Sept. 28 -- Two returnees from Lebanon had tested positive for the Coronavirus, stated the Department of Government Information. Accordingly, the total number of COVID-19 positive patients... Read More


Master Internal Capital Adequacy Assessment Process post-pandemic - EY

COVID, Sept. 28 -- 19 pandemic represents the biggest test of financial stability to the financial services sector. Pandemic constitutes unprecedented local as well as global macro-economic stress lea... Read More


Petitions challenging constitutionality of 20th amendment; SC to commence hearing tomorrow

Sri Lanka, Sept. 28 -- A Supreme Court fuller bench headed by Chief Justice Jayantha Jayasuriya is to commence its hearing tomorrow regarding the constitutionality of the proposed 20th amendment to th... Read More


Suspended Badulla train services to resume

Sri Lanka, Sept. 28 -- The Railway Department has decided to resume Badulla to Fort train services that were temporarily suspended.Issuing a press release, the Deputy General Manager of Railways V. S.... Read More


Travel ban on 'MT New Diamond' Captain - UPDATE

Sri Lanka, Sept. 28 -- A travel ban was imposed on the Greek captain of the crude oil tanker 'MT New Diamond' vessel by the Colombo Chief Magistrate **************************************************... Read More


Navy Commander makes sudden visit to Northern Naval Command

Sri Lanka, Sept. 28 -- Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne, after being appointed as the 24th Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, left for Northern Naval Command for a sudden visit. ... Read More


FR against Karuna Amman fixed for Feb. 9

Sri Lanka, Sept. 28 -- A Fundamental Rights petition filed seeking an order directing the police to immediately arrest and take necessary legal action against Former LTTE armed group leader Vinayagamo... Read More


Granting presidential pardon on Royal Park murder convict; petition fixed for support

Sri Lanka, Sept. 28 -- A Fundamental Rights petition filed challenging former President Maithripala Sirisena's decision to grant Presidential Pardon to Royal Park murder convict Don. Shamantha Jude An... Read More


PM raises fishermen's issue with India

Sri Lanka, Sept. 28 -- Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa raised the issue of Indian fishermen trespassing into Sri Lankan waters during his virtual meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday... Read More


Sri Lanka second in COVID-19 prevention report

Sri Lanka, Sept. 28 -- Sri Lanka has been ranked second out of 108 countries in terms of COVID-19 prevention measures, economic recovery and international cooperation according to a survey report issu... Read More