The United States on Monday charged a former ambassador to Bolivia with spying for Cuba for over 40 years, in what the Justice Department described as one of the highest-reaching and longest-lasting infiltrations of the U.S. government by a foreign agent. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (9:11 PM)
Raising concerns pertaining to the influx in the number of dengue cases being reported in view of the ongoing inclement weather, Chief of Presidential Staff Sagala Ratnayake has urged all relevant departments to promptly implement measures to address the escalating situation. MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (2:24 PM)
In a momentous ceremony held today (Dec.05), the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) marked a significant chapter in the history with the ceremonial induction of two Harbin Y-12 IV aircraft at SLAF Base in Ratmalana. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (11:12 PM)
Britain signed a new treaty with Rwanda on Tuesday which it said would overcome a court decision blocking its plan to deport asylum seekers to the East African country, a ruling that dealt a huge blow to the government s immigration policy. MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (9:13 AM)
British Home Secretary James Cleverly arrived in Rwanda on Tuesday to sign a new treaty to send asylum seekers to the African nation after the UK s top court declared the deportation scheme unlawful. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (5:47 PM)
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) together with the Foreign Employment Bureau (SLBFE), through licensed commercial banks, commenced popularizing the new "Manusavi" Migrant Worker Loan Scheme from Monday (Dec.04). MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (1:01 AM)