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)
Police have closed the main access road to the Parliament due to a protest being staged near the Polduwa Junction in Battaramulla, Ada Derana reporter said. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (4:00 PM)
Sri Lanka will get about $600 million, on a staggered basis, from the Asian Development Bank after the International Monetary Fund releases the second tranche of a $2.9 billion bailout for the crisis-hit country, an official said on Tuesday. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (9:23 PM)
Sagala Ratnayaka, the Senior Adviser to the President on National Security and Chief of Presidential Staff, has called for reports on the progress and future plans of the Beira Lake Development Project to the President by December 15. MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (12:14 PM)
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)
Attorney-at-Law Nagananda Kodituwakku has withdrawn the contempt of court petition filed against the social activist Oshala Herath. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (5:32 PM)