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12
February
Two Royal Omani Navy ships arrive at the Port of Colombo

Two Royal Omani Navy Ships, ‘Al Shamikh&rsqu...

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12
February
European Parliament Delegates Meet Jaffna Commander

Two delegates of the European Parliament during a ...

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11
February
Twelve Indian fishermen arrested for poaching in Sri Lankan waters

Sri Lanka Navy assisted the Sri Lanka Coast Guard ...

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11
February
Unveiling the portrait of former President D.B.Wijetunga today

A ceremony to unveil the portrait of the late Hon....

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10
February
Dengue Control Program in seven districts from tomorrow

A three day Dengue Prevention Programme targeting ...

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09
February
Govt. has no intention to postpone LG polls - Mustapha

Minister of Local Government and Provincial Counci...

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09
February
Sri Lanka tourist arrivals up by 24.3 percent in January 2016

Sri Lanka's tourist arrivals rose 24.3 percent in ...

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07
February
India offers to set up IT park in Sri Lanka

Colombo, Feb 6 : External Affairs Minister of Indi...

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12
February
South African Navy ship ‘Spioenkop’ arrives at the Port of Colombo
Development - Provincial

The South African Navy Ship ‘Spioenkop’ arrived at the Port of Colombo on 12th February 2016 on a goodwill visit. The Valour class frigate w...

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12
February
CSE issues RFI for setting up a Central Counter Party
Development - Provincial

Marking a significant step in its bid to establish a Central Counter Party (CCP), the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) has issued a Request for Information ...

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12
February
Shangri La Group expresses interest to expand investments in Sri Lanka
World - Business

World renowned Shangri La group of Hotels and Resorts has expressed interest to expand its investments in Sri Lanka. ...

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12
February
Power Deputy Minister attends "Bali Clean Energy Forum"
Political & Current Affairs

The Deputy Minister of Power and Renewable Energy Ajith P. Perera is currently  participating in the  Bali Clean Energy Forum (BCEF) in Indone...

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12
February
Package Tours to Malaysia Now Available at Concessionary Rates
Development - Provincial

Sri Lanka Army’s Directorate of Movement-managed Air Travel Services (Pvt) Ltd, introducing a new package tour to Malaysia, invites Army personnel...

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12
February
Ban Ki moon warns against ISIS spread in South Asia
World - Business

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has warned of the danger of the Islamic State terror group spreading its tentacles to South Asia through organisations ...

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12
February
583 Brigade Troops Facilitate Provision of Spectacles to Civilians in Kuruwita
Development - Provincial

As part of their Civil-Military Coordination, 583 Brigade troops of the 58 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) on Wednesda...

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12
February
President discusses issues related to Coconut & Palmyrah products
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

A group of representatives of the Colombo Trade Association and the Federation of the coconut and Palmyrah products Co-operative Societies of the North ...

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12
February
Politicians’ responsibility is to use power for betterment of people – President
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

“Though the common nature of the world politics as well as national politics is that power corrupts the politician, it is the responsibility of th...

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12
February
President joins first screening of ‘Bhavatharna’ film
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

President Maithripala Sirisena joined the first screening of the ‘Bhavatharna’, a film by Daevinda Kongahage which won the award for Best Fi...

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11
February
Temporary closure of Baseline Railway Crossing
Development - Provincial

The Baseline railway crossing along Kelanivalley railway line will be closed temporarily for repairs, announced the Sri Lanka railway. ...

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11
February
High level Sri Lanka-Bahrain talks renew trade, bilateral cooperation
World - Business

A series of recently concluded high level meetings between visiting Sri Lanka’s Minister of Industry and Commerce and the ruling monarch of the Ki...

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11
February
Government presents minimum wage Bill to Parliament
Development - Provincial

The government yesterday presented a Bill in Parliament to set the national minimum monthly wage for all workers in any industry or service at Rs. 10,00...

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11
February
New Attorney General takes oaths
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

Mr Jayantha Jayasuriya, President’s Counsel, took oaths as Attorney General, before President Maithripala Sirisena at the President’s Offici...

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11
February
No escape for persons involved in corruption and frauds - PM
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Wednesday (10) informed the Parliament that there will be no escape for persons who were involved in corruption a...

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11
February
US Government proposes USD31 million financial aid to Sri Lanka
Development - Provincial

The US government has proposed a $31 million financial aid to Sri Lanka to encourage reconciliation efforts and support anti-corruption activities as th...

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11
February
Mathew Abeysinghe with 7 golds breaks Bolling's record
Sports - Cultural - Travel

Sri Lankan swimmer Matthew Abeysinghe broke the record set by Julian Bolling in 1991 who bagged six Gold Medals for Sri Lanka. by winning his seventh Go...

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11
February
SAARC Energy Regulators to establish a Regional Regulatory Body
Development - Provincial

SAARC Energy Regulators, a movement of energy regulators representing all SAARC member counties, held its second meeting on 8th Monday 2016 at the Hilto...

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11
February
Sri Lanka’s Independence Day celebrated in Geneva
Development - Provincial

The 68th Anniversary of Sri Lanka’s Independence was celebrated at an event organized by the Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the UN in Geneva on...

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11
February
Navy arrests seven persons engaged in illegal fishing
Development - Provincial

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Buwenaka in Mulankavil arrested three persons along with a Fiber Glass Dinghy and 30 kilograms of illegally harvested s...

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11
February
‘Jathika Sampatha’ first lottery sold to President
President - Parliament - Prime Minister

The first ticket of the lottery ‘Jathika Sampatha’ which is to be issued with the objective of further improving of the benefits given throu...

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