Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has decided to expedite the legal process required to pronounce Poson Poya Day as an annual national festival and to provide state patronage for the Poson Perahera of Mihintale Raja Maha Viharaya. MORE..
17 Jun 2019 (11:55 PM)
Former Minister A.H.M. Haleem states that he should be given an opportunity to testify on the accusations laid against him, at the Special Parliamentary Select Committee appointed to inquire about the Easter Sunday attacks. MORE..
17 Jun 2019 (2:15 PM)
An investigation has been launched on a case of former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen transferring state land to other parties through fake deeds. MORE..
17 Jun 2019 (3:12 PM)
Sri Lanka s Tourism industry is exploring the possibility of inviting global celebrities to a mega event in the island country this year to promote Sri Lanka as a safe tourist destination following the April 21 terror attacks, the government information department said in a statement here Monday. MORE..
17 Jun 2019 (8:14 PM)
Minister of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine Dr Rajitha Senaratne says he will not allow the import of foreign cigarettes to Sri Lanka as long as he is in office as the health minister. MORE..
17 Jun 2019 (1:43 PM)
UNP Parliamentarian Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka claims that no one has heeded to the comments he had made with regard to the national security. MORE..
17 Jun 2019 (3:17 PM)