Speaker of Parliament Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena today (November 30) expressed his disappointment over the absence of the majority of the ruling party s front-benchers during parliamentary sessions. MORE..
30 Nov 2021 (4:57 PM)
US President Joe Biden sought to reassure Americans on Monday that the United States was prepared to handle the new COVID-19 Omicron variant, pledging to accelerate development of vaccines to handle it if necessary. MORE..
30 Nov 2021 (1:45 AM)
Manju Lalith Warnakumara has been appointed to the parliamentary seat left vacant following the resignation of Kalutara District Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) MP Mahinda Samarasinghe. MORE..
30 Nov 2021 (5:18 PM)
China has denied reports it could take control of Uganda s international airport should the government in Kampala default on a $200 million loan from Beijing. MORE..
30 Nov 2021 (1:51 PM)
Former minister Arjuna Ranatunga has resigned from the membership of the United National Party (UNP). MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (7:44 PM)
The electricity supply to several parts of the country, which had been disrupted last evening owing to breakdowns, has been restored. MORE..
30 Nov 2021 (10:48 AM)