India has decided to abstain from voting for the US-backed resolution at the 25th session of the UNHRC in Geneva against Sri Lanka claiming that an external investigation mechanism hinders the efforts of the Sri Lanka to promote reconciliation rather than contributing constructively and complicates the prevalent situation in the country.
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), the National ICT Solutions Provider announced that it has been given the opportunity to build, operate and manage South Asia’s first state-of-the-art Submarine Cable Depot in Magampura Mahinda Rajapaksa Port (MMRP) at Hambantota. As a token of the company’s appreciation and gratitude to President Mahinda Rajapaksa , for his guidance and support towards achieving this significant milestone for Sri Lanka, the company presented him with an appreciation plaque at the Carlton House at Tangalle recently.
Labour and Labour Relations Minister requests all employers of private sector institutions to grant leave with pay for a continuous period (not less than 4 hours) considered as adequate by the employer on March 29 to enable all employees who have the entitlements to cast their vote at Western and Southern Provincial Council Elections.
Sri Lanka Navy arrested 19 Indian fishermen and 04 Indian fishing trawlers engaged in poaching in the seas north of Mannar on Wednesday (26). The arrested fishermen and the trawlers were handed over to the officials of the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Thalaimanner for legal action.
The Government is not ready to curtail benefits of the people and had never denied the people their rights said President Mahinda Rajapaksa addressing the UPFA final rally at the Ambalangoda town on Wednesday (26).
DFCC Vardhana Bank (DVB), one of Sri Lanka’s leading retail banks recently expanded its network across the country, with its most recent branch opening in Nikaweratiya. Located at No. 78, Puttalam Road, the new Nikaweratiya branch will provide support and allow better access to quick and efficient commercial banking facilities to all business and retail customers in the area.
Aircraft and ships scouring the southern Indian Ocean for wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 were racing to beat bad weather on Thursday and reach an area where new satellite images showed what could be a debris field.
Several foreign missions in Colombo has pumped Rs. 10,000 Million to topple this government and paved the way installation of a puppet regime genuflecting to western powers. An advertising agency has been formed amalgamating several key advertising concerns in the country to carry out this task. This advertising outfit has already prepared an advertisement to be telecast over the media.