Senior BJP leader Dr Subramanian Swamy on Thursday met former President Gotabaya Rajapaksa in Colombo, becoming the first foreign visitor to call on the ousted Sri Lankan president, following his return to Sri Lanka after leaving the country amidst unprecedented protests against his government. MORE..
30 Sep 2022 (12:17 AM)
A suspect who was wanted for sexually abusing and murdering a 15-year-old schoolgirl has been arrested after DNA comparison. MORE..
29 Sep 2022 (1:38 PM)
Acting Finance Minister, Shehan Semasinghe says that the period granted for registration of names by Divisional Secretariats of recipients of Samurdhi, Elders , Physical Disabilities and other welfare allowances carried out by the Welfare Benefit Board has been extended until October 15.
29 Sep 2022 (4:28 PM)
The Committee on Parliamentary Business has decided to hold the debate on the draft of the 22nd Amendment to the Constitution on October 06 and 07, the Communications Department of Sri Lanka Parliament says. MORE..
29 Sep 2022 (12:59 PM)
Litro Gas Lanka Ltd. says the company has repaid the General Treasury a tranche of the credit facility of USD 70 million received from the World Bank to maintain an uninterrupted LP gas supply. MORE..
29 Sep 2022 (5:00 PM)
(UPDATE) Addressing the 55th Annual Meeting of the ADB Board of Governors in the Philippines, President Ranil Wickremesinghe said amidst major economic stress, Sri Lanka is undertaking an unprecedented fiscal effort as part of the government s commitment to restoring the country s debt sustainability. MORE..
29 Sep 2022 (5:18 PM)