Five MoUs signed between Sri Lanka and Philippines

Five Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) were signed between Sri Lankan and the Philippines on educations, tourism, agricultural and economic corporation, stated the President’s Media Division. The two heads of state have focused on establishing an economic council to revive economic and trade relations between Sri Lanka and the Philippines. President More...

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IGP summoned to Govt. Analyst’s Department

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundara is slated to appear before the Government Analyst’s Department at 9.30 a.m. this morning (14). This is with regard to an ongoing investigation on the alleged More...

Constitutional Assembly to meet today

The Constitutional Assembly is scheduled to assemble at the Parliament Complex this morning (11). During yesterday’s parliamentary session, Deputy Speaker Ananda Kumarasiri announced that the Constitutional More...

Central Bank gets USD 400 million swap from RBI

Sri Lanka’s Central Bank on Wednesday said that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has agreed to provide $400 million under a swap arrangement to boost the island nation’s reserves. “The RBI’s very rapid More...

UPFA MP Arundika Fernando Apologizes To Parliament For Occupying Speaker’s Chair And Conducting Mock Parliamentary Session

UPFA MP Arundika Fernando apologized to Parliament yesterday for taking the Speaker’s chair and conducting a mock parliamentary session in November. Making a statement in Parliament, Fernando said he More...

Fourth Anniversary of Maithripala Sirisena’s Presidency

Today, January 08th, marks the 4th year since President Maithripala Sirisena assumed duties as the 6th Executive President of Sri Lanka. Accordingly, an overnight pirith chanting and dhamma preaching was held More...

Main suspect of Kalutara shooting arrested

The main suspect, in connection with the shooting incident that took place near Thotupala Junction in Kalutara North police division, has been apprehended along with a firearm. Kalutara North police had made More...

Verdicts in cases against Johnston to be delivered on Jan 29

Colombo Magistrate’s Court has announced that the verdicts of the cases filed against the former Minister Johnston Fernando over allegedly failing to prove his annual assets and liabilities would be delivered More...

A/L results to be released within next two days

The results of the Advanced Level examination will be released within the next two days, the Commissioner General of Examinations Sanath Pujitha stated. The Ministry of Education had earlier announced that the More...

Navy continues to assist flood victims in the North

On the directives of Office of the Chief of Defence Staff and the information provided by the Disaster Management Centre, the Sri Lanka Navy is extending its relief operations for the victims affected by the adverse More...