North Korea fired a ballistic missile towards the sea off its east coast on Sunday, ahead of planned military drills by South Korean and U.S. forces involving an aircraft carrier and a visit to the region by U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (4:51 PM)
Sri Lanka will be calling for an immediate tender on Tuesday (Sep. 27) to procure coal for the Lakvijaya power plant in Norochcholai after the coal tender that was awarded on August 25 was cancelled, says General Manager of Lanka Coal Company, Namal Hewage. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (3:53 AM)
United States Permanent Representative to the UN Food and Agriculture Agencies in Rome, Ambassador Cindy McCain has arrived in Sri Lanka on a four-day official visit. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (8:05 PM)
Sixteen school children have been taken into police custody in connection with the forest fire at Ella Rock forest reserve. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (12:07 PM)
Three including the national organiser of the Socialist Youth Union (SYU) Eranga Gunasekara, who were arrested during yesterday s protest, have been granted bail by the Maligakanda Magistrate s Court. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (5:53 PM)
China and Sri Lanka have agreed to speed up the negotiation process and strive for an early conclusion of a free trade agreement, thereby boosting the confidence in and stabilizing the expectations for their economic and trade cooperation, the Chinese Embassy in Colombo said. MORE..
25 Sep 2022 (2:53 PM)