A senior U.S. State Department official warned on Tuesday that Sri Lanka s appointment of a war veteran accused of serious human rights violations as head of its army could affect U.S. military cooperation and investment in the island nation. MORE..
21 Aug 2019 (10:02 AM)
Rear Admiral (Retd) Sarath Weerasekera says that the United States cannot act in the manner of an individual or NGO when accusing another country of various abuses, but must base those accusations on reports accepted and approved by the international community. MORE..
21 Aug 2019 (5:14 PM)
Windy condition over the island, particularly in Northern, North-central, North-western provinces and in Trincomalee, Hambantota districts up to 50 kmph at times and the showery condition in South-western part of the island is expected to enhance to some extent during next few days, the Department of Meteorology said. MORE..
21 Aug 2019 (10:33 AM)