OVER RS250 MILLION MISAPPROPRIATON -COLOMBO BUSINESSWOMAN REMANDED

Misappropriation of over Rs 250 million : Colombo businesswoman remanded A woman operating a luxurious office in Colombo has been arrested for financially defrauding a well-known Sri Lankan businessman. She has been accused of the financial misappropriation of Rs 226 million, USD 60,000, Australian $100,000, and gold items from the businessman. The suspect who was…

PRICES OF PLAIN TEA AND MILK TEA REDUCED TO RS 30/ and Rs 100/

Plain tea & milk tea prices down The All Island Canteen Owners’ Association (AICOA) announced that the price of a plain tea has been reduced to Rs.30 from previous Rs.50. AICOA President Asela Sampath said the price of a milk tea has also been reduced to Rs.100.

DAYASIRI BRINGS TO LIGHT ON INFERIOR QUALITY OIL IMPORTED VIOLATING TENDER PROCEDURES

DAYASIRI Inferior oil imported violating tender procedures: Dayasiri The local agents and the politicians who closely work with them have earned more than USD 100 million (Rs.36,000 million) by importing substandard fuel in the recent past, Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) General Secretary MP Dayasiri Jayasekara said. Speaking at a news briefing held at the…

THE WRIT APPLICATION OF MAITHRI TO BE TAKEN UP FOR CONSIDERATION

Oct 06, 2022 Maithri’s writ petition to be taken up for consideration The writ petition filed by former President Maithripala Sirisena against an order by the Fort Magistrate’s Court in relation to a case filed over Easter Sunday attacks, was ordered to be taken up for consideration on October 10. Court of Appeal Judges Sobitha…

DEBATE ON 22A POSTPONED

Debate on 22A postponed Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena today announced that party leaders have decided to postpone the debate on the draft bill of the 22nd Amendment to the Constitution to the next Parliament session. Parliament is due to convene again on October 18. The Parliamentary Business Committee had previously agreed to debate the 22nd…

FREE TRADE AGREEMENT WITH SINGAPORE NEEDS TO BE REVIVED- PRESIDENT

SL – Singapore FTA needs to be revived – President Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe told Parliament on Thursday (06) that the Free Trade Agreement with Singapore needs to be revived to benefit Sri Lanka in a greater manner. The President also said that he expects Sri Lanka to reach an agreement with creditor nations…

GAMBIAN CHILD DEATHS OWING TO INDIAN SYRUP NOT SOLD IN SRI LANKA

Indian syrups linked to Gambian child deaths not available in SL – Keheliya Minister of Health Keheliya Rambukwella says the four cough syrups made in India, that have been linked to 66 child deaths in The Gambia, have not been imported to Sri Lanka. The Minister referring to the development at a media briefing held…

FOR 3.1 MILLION FAMILIES RELEIF MEASURES TO BE EXPEDITED

Welfare program giving relief to 3.1 mn families, to be expedited President Ranil Wickremesinghe has instructed to expedite the programme to provide welfare benefits to 3.1 million low-income families in Sri Lanka. This program has been planned to cover all the districts of the country under the theme ‘Don’t Leave Anyone Behind’.  State Minister of Finance…













MORE COOPERATION IN EDUCATION AND SKILLS TRAINING SL=INDIA TO COMMIT

PRESIDENT’S FUND ALLOCATES SCHOLARSHIPS TO ADVANCED LEVEL STUDENTS

Sep 25, 2022 Scholarships for AL students from President’s Fund President Ranil Wickremesinghe has issued…

SEND OFF CEREMONY FOR TECHNICAL INTERN TRAINEES ATTENDED BY JAPANESE AMBASSODOR

Japan Ambassador attends send-off ceremony of technical intern trainees Ambassador of Japan to Sri Lanka…

SAJITH ABSCONDS INAUGURAL NATIONAL COUNCIL MEETING TODAY

Sajith unable to attend inaugural National Council meeting The newly established parliamentary committee known as…

SEVEN SRI LANKANS PICKED FOR ABU DHABI T10

Seven Sri Lankan players were picked in the Abu Dhabi T10 draft held on Monday.…




OVER RS250 MILLION MISAPPROPRIATON -COLOMBO BUSINESSWOMAN REMANDED

Misappropriation of over Rs 250 million : Colombo businesswoman remanded A woman operating a luxurious…

PRICES OF PLAIN TEA AND MILK TEA REDUCED TO RS 30/ and Rs 100/

Plain tea & milk tea prices down The All Island Canteen Owners’ Association (AICOA) announced…

DAYASIRI BRINGS TO LIGHT ON INFERIOR QUALITY OIL IMPORTED VIOLATING TENDER PROCEDURES

DAYASIRI Inferior oil imported violating tender procedures: Dayasiri The local agents and the politicians who…

THE WRIT APPLICATION OF MAITHRI TO BE TAKEN UP FOR CONSIDERATION

Oct 06, 2022 Maithri’s writ petition to be taken up for consideration The writ petition…

DEBATE ON 22A POSTPONED

Debate on 22A postponed Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena today announced that party leaders have decided…

FREE TRADE AGREEMENT WITH SINGAPORE NEEDS TO BE REVIVED- PRESIDENT

SL – Singapore FTA needs to be revived – President Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe…

GAMBIAN CHILD DEATHS OWING TO INDIAN SYRUP NOT SOLD IN SRI LANKA

Indian syrups linked to Gambian child deaths not available in SL – Keheliya Minister of…

FOR 3.1 MILLION FAMILIES RELEIF MEASURES TO BE EXPEDITED

Welfare program giving relief to 3.1 mn families, to be expedited President Ranil Wickremesinghe has…

RESOLUTION ON SRI LANKA ADOPTED BY UNHRC

Resolution on SL adopted The Core Group resolution on Sri Lanka at the United Nations…

NO FATALITIES ON COVID-19 RELATED AS ON THE 05th AS CONFIRMED BY DGHS

No COVID-19 deaths yesterday No COVID-19 deaths have been confirmed yesterday (05) by the Director-General…

JEEVAN THONDAMAN LEAVES NATIONAL COUNCIL

Jeevan Thondaman withdraws from National Council Ceylon Workers Congress Secretary MP Jeevan Thondaman has withdrawn…

TRCSL’S APPROVAL NOT SOUGHT FOR INCREASE IN PHONE TARIFFS

Approval not sought for phone charges increase: TRCSL The Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka…