Indian cricketer Sreesanth's spot-fixing ban ends

Sri Lanka, Sept. 14 -- India pacer S Sreesanth's ban for alleged spot-fixing came to an end on Sunday, concluding a seven-year punishment that was originally meant to be for life and was aggressively ... Read More

15 returnees tests positive for COVID-19

Sri Lanka, Sept. 13 -- 15 returnees ( 8 from Qatar, 3 from UAE, 2 from Maldives and 1 from Ethiopia and 1 from Thailand) had tested positive for the Coronavirus, stated the Department of Government In... Read More

UNP Working Committee to meet tomorrow

Sri Lanka, Sept. 13 -- A special working committee meeting of the United National Party will be held tomorrow under the patronage of party leader Ranil Wickremesinghe to fill all vacant posts includin... Read More

COVID-19: 13 recovered , Nine tested positive

Sri Lanka, Sept. 13 -- Nine persons had tested positive and thirteenindividuals recovered from COVID-19 bringing the total recoveries in the country to 2996, the Epidemiology Unit confirmed.According ... Read More

CEA vows to take action against Wanathawilluwa squatters

Sri Lanka, Sept. 13 -- The Sri Lanka Cement Corporation (SLCC) will formulate a scheme during a meeting on Monday (14) in order to remove illegal residents from its land I at Eluwankulama, Wanathawill... Read More

Impact of media on national issues

Sri Lanka, Sept. 13 -- "If I had to choose between "a government without newspapers or newspapers without a government, I would not hesitate to prefer the latter" Thomas Jefferson - 1787 The media, w... Read More

Will education be the new currency of choice?

Sri Lanka, Sept. 13 -- Navigating through all the new concepts and trends, such as, student-centered teaching, use of Artificial Intelligence (AI), smart classrooms, digital libraries, Internet of Thi... Read More

Govt incurs Rs 20b loss due to delay

Sri Lanka, Sept. 13 -- Highways Minister Johnston Fernando said the Government has to incur a Rs. 20 billion loss due to the delay in construction work on the Kadawatha-Mirigama stretch of road on the... Read More

Govt won't bow to unreasonable demands- Defence Secy

Sri Lanka, Sept. 13 -- Defence Secretary, Major General (Rtd.) Kamal Gunaratne said the authorities would not bow down to unreasonable demands by incarcerated criminals. He was referring to the ongoin... Read More

Prune quorum to two- EC

Sri Lanka, Sept. 13 -- The Election Commission (EC) in its proposals on the 20th Amendment to the Constitution, has called for pruning the quorum to convene a meeting to two. The Commission has prese... Read More