Former Deputy Minister Sarana Gunawardena was today (07 Feb.) granted bail by the Colombo High Court from a case filed by the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption (CIABOC). MORE..
7 Feb 2023 (6:25 PM)
The Paris Club of creditor nations have provided the required financing assurances to support the International Monetary Fund s (IMF) approval for the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) for Sri Lanka. MORE..
7 Feb 2023 (8:30 PM)
A newborn girl has been saved by rescuers from beneath the rubble of a building in north-west Syria that was destroyed by an earthquake on Monday. MORE..
8 Feb 2023 (11:09 AM)
President Ranil Wickremesinghe spoke to his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan this evening (Feb 07), expressing solidarity with the people of Türkiye where more than 3,500 lost their lives in a series of earthquakes that rocked a large part of the country on Monday. MORE..
7 Feb 2023 (10:50 PM)
The Election Commission of Sri Lanka has noted that in the event the relevant authorities fail to comply with their fund request required to cover the basic expenses of the upcoming Local Government (LG) election, the matter will be taken to court. MORE..
7 Feb 2023 (6:35 PM)
Sri Lanka s official reserve assets at the end of January 2023 stood at USD 2,120 million, the Central Bank of Sri Lanka says. MORE..
7 Feb 2023 (9:41 PM)