The Department of Meteorology has issued a heat advisory for the North-Western Province and Mannar, Kilinochchi, Mullaitivu, Vauniya, Trincomalee, Hambanthota and Monaragala districts. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (5:03 PM)
The Working Committee of the United National Party (UNP) has decided to hold the party s May Day rally in Colombo. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (11:53 AM)
President Maithripala Sirisena has stated that Sri Lankan media reports - quoting foreign media - on the extradition former Governor of the Central Bank Arjun Mahendran cannot be accepted as an official statement by the government of Singapore. MORE..
21 Mar 2019 (11:33 PM)
A Singapore-based company in which stakes are held by the family members of former Indian Minister of State S. Jagathrakshakan of the DMK has been linked to a record foreign direct investment of $3.85 billion in an oil refinery in Sri Lanka. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (11:57 PM)
Sri Lanka signed a $989-million loan with China s Exim Bank on Friday to build a highway linking the centre of the Indian Ocean island to a Chinese-built seaport in the south, the Sri Lankan finance ministry said. MORE..
23 Mar 2019 (3:01 AM)
An explosion at a pesticide plant in eastern China has killed 47 people and injured more than 600, state media said on Friday, the latest casualties in a series of industrial accidents that has angered the public. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (12:27 PM)