The Committee on Public Accounts (COPA) has informed the officials of the Ministry of Health to conduct an immediate and comprehensive inspection regarding the harmful substances in food including imported food items such as coconut oil, given that such authority is vested with the Ministry of Health. MORE..
17 Apr 2021 (12:02 AM)
Two persons have sustained injuries after the Police Special Task Force (STF) officers opened fire at a Cab that defied the orders to stop at a checkpoint in Point Pedro in Jaffna. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (12:40 PM)
A 27-year-old who was in possession of 2.4 kg of crystal methamphetamine - commonly known as Ice has been taken into custody in the area of Hunupitiya in Wattala. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (8:01 AM)
The Cab that defied Special Task Force (STF) orders to stop at a checkpoint in Point Pedro has been discovered from the Nelliaddy-Thunnalai area, the Police said. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (8:34 PM)
The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) says it issued directions on foreign currency borrowings by Licensed Finance Companies (LFCs) on 9th April 2021 with a view to provide flexibility for LFCs to obtain low-cost funding from foreign sources to support their business expansions. MORE..
17 Apr 2021 (12:25 AM)
At least 41 Sri Lankan women, the majority of whom are migrant domestic workers, have spent months on end arbitrarily detained at a deportation center in Saudi Arabia, awaiting repatriation to their home country, Amnesty International revealed today. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (3:37 AM)