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24
July
Nalanda Ranaviru Upahara on July 28

Commemorating the great service rendered to the na...

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23
July
IGP calls on Commander of Navy

Inspector General of Police (IGP), Pujith Jayasund...

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23
July
Visiting Malaysian deputy PM meets Minister Mangala Samaraweera

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Home Aff...

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22
July
Malaysian Dep. PM called on PM Wickremesinghe

Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia Dato' Seri Ahmad...

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21
July
Malaysian Deputy PM to visit Sri Lanka today

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Home Aff...

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20
July
IGP Jayasundara pays first visit to the Army Headquarters

Newly appointed Inspector General of Police (IGP) ...

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20
July
WHO announces Sri Lanka an elephantiasis free country

World Health Organization will announce Sri Lanka ...

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24
July
Slight change in prevailing dry weather
Development - Provincial

A slight change in the prevailing dry weather is expected today, Met. Department said. ...

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23
July
Import of three-wheelers should be controlled - Transport Minister
Development - Provincial

Considering the large number of the three-wheelers on the road at present, the import of the three-wheelers should be controlled in the future, opined t...

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23
July
Strong winds to reduce by today
Development - Provincial

Strong winds situation prevailing over some places in the island is expected to decrease gradually by today, Met. Department said. ...

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22
July
Govt to put out a Social Welfare Register to reduce ghost beneficiaries
Development - Provincial

An Integrated Social Welfare Register, based on beneficiaries NIC Nos has been prepared incorporating  details of all social welfare handouts distr...

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22
July
Kuwait expresses interest for SL fisheries sector
World - Business

Kuwait, the Persian Gulf economy with a longstanding aquaculture tradition, revealed its keenness for Lankan seafood and expressed its interest to partn...

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22
July
Increased employment opportunities for Sri Lankan professionals in Malaysia
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

The Government of Malaysia has agreed to provide increased employment opportunities for Sri Lankan professionals and skilled workers in Malaysia. An agr...

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22
July
Sri Lanka requires more tamed elephants and tuskers - Diyawadana Nilame
Sports - Cultural - Travel

Esala Perehare pageant of the temple of the sacred tooth relic Kandy would be joined by around 75 tamed elephants and tuskers out of the remaining 123 t...

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22
July
South Korea assures to continue annual teacher training opportunities
World - Business

South Korea assured to continue the annual teacher training opportunities provided to Sri Lanka and to increase the number of participants. ...

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22
July
Custom Officers' Association meets President
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

A discussion was held between President Maithripala Sirisena and the members of the Custom Officers' Association on the introduction of the new Customs ...

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22
July
The National Consumer Price Index (Base 2013=100): June 2016
World - Business

In a communiqué issued on National Consumer Price Index, Dr. Amara Satharasinghe, Director General of Census and Statistics said that the Year on...

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21
July
Effective regulation of media is a dire requisite for a sound democracy - Dep. Minister says in Islamabad
World - Business

Effective regulation of media is a dire requisite for a sound democracy and Sri Lanka is seriously looking into this aspect in establishing a pofessiona...

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21
July
Rio 2016 Olympic contingent meets President
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

The Rio 2016 Olympic contingent met President Maithripala Sirisena today (21) at the President’s Official Residence. ...

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21
July
Strong winds expected today
Development - Provincial

Strong winds (around 60-70 kmph) are expected in the south western part and hilly areas of the island and in the western and southern sea areas today (2...

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21
July
“Geopolitics of South Asia” - Speech by Foreign Minister
World - Business

       SOUTH ASIAN DIASPORA CONVENTION 2016        -Panel on Geopolitics of South Asia-   ...

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20
July
Colombo port's new warehouse to be opened in August
Development - Provincial

Sri Lanka Ports Authority extending the warehouse facilities of the ports will inaugurate the newly built CFS 01 warehouse in the Port of Colombo on 10t...

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20
July
“Nil Diyawara” inaugurated in Dedigama
Development - Provincial

“Nil Diyawara” water scheme project in Nelumdeniya in Dedigama electorate was inaugurated recently by the State Minister of Industry and Com...

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20
July
Twentieth meeting of the EU- Sri Lanka Joint Commission held in Brussels
World - Business

The 20th meeting of the European Union (EU) - Sri Lanka Joint Commission took place in Brussels on 19 July 2016. The meeting was co-chaired by Mrs. Chit...

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19
July
Esala Full Moon Poyaday today
Sports - Cultural - Travel

Commemorating the lord Buddha's first sermon and the arrival of the Tooth Relic in Sri Lanka, the Esala Full Moon Poyaday is celebrated today by the Bud...

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19
July
World Youth Skills Day celebrated in New York
World - Business

The World Youth Skills Day was celebrated for the second consecutive time on 15th July 2016 at the United Nations Headquarters. The event was organized ...

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19
July
Sri Lanka assures maximum support for UNCTAD – Minister Bathiudeen
World - Business

Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen assured Sri Lanka’s maximum support for UNCTAD, whose role is critical in volatile global mark...

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19
July
Situation is peaceful in Jaffna University - Government
Political & Current Affairs

The situation in Jaffna University after the recent clash occurred between two groups of students has returned to normalcy and the government said that ...

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