The Defence Attaché of the Sri Lankan High Commission in London Brigadier Priyankara Fernando is due in Sri Lanka today, the Army said a while ago.
Sri Lankan’s premium real estate developer, Iconic Developments Pvt Ltd will be sponsoring the ‘Colombo Swimming Club Sports Gala’ which is an annual event organized by the Colombo Swimming Club (CSC) for its members and families.
One of the most popular events of the Club’s calendar, the event will take place …read more
The European Union (EU) says the Sri Lankan Government must honour their commitments on the Office of Missing Persons (OMP) and Transitional Justice. In a tweet, the EU office in Sri Lanka said that without clarity about the fate of their missing or disappeared loved ones, many Sri Lankans will not …read more
United National Party (UNP) Leader and Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe and United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) General Secretary and Minister, Mahinda Amaraweera today informed Parliament that the unity government would continue.
The merit-based scholarship awarding ceremony by the Sri Lanka Technological Campus (SLTC) for Engineering and Technology students will be held on February 25 at the BMICH in Colombo. The ENTECH scholarships are awarded to motivate and encourage Youth Excellence by offering students the opportunity of getting a world-class education at …read more
Continuing in its pioneering efforts to inculcate the savings habit in children, Sri Lanka’s premiere private sector commercial bank, HNB PLC announced the opening of a new Student Savings Unit at Gateway College, Colombo.
The new unit was declared open by Gateway Group Chairman, Dr. Harsha Alles and Managing Director, Rohini …read more
~ In conversation with Sunil Sharma, Managing Director – Sales (India & SAARC) of Sophos Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Q: Sophos is one of the key leaders in the cyber security space. Can you briefly describe what the company is about?
A: Sophos Technologies was established in 1985 in the UK. For the …read more
Breast cancer and prostate cancer are among the top causes of death worldwide among women and men respectively. 2010 National Cancer Control Programme revealed that one in eight women in Sri Lanka had a probability of being susceptible to cancer. Prostate cancer on the other hand is also one of …read more
රුසිරිපාල තෙන්නකෝන් –
අගමැතිවරයා ධුරයෙන් ඉවත් කිරීමට රටේ ව්යවස්ථාව යටතේ ජනාධිපතිවරයාට බලයක් තිබේද යන්න අද රට තුළ අර්බුදයක් බවට පත්ව ඇති ප්රශ්නයක් වී ඇත. නීතිඥවරුන් ඇතුළු සමාජ ක්රියාකාරීන් බොහෝ දෙනෙක් මේ කාරණය පිළිබඳව විවිධ මත හා අදහස් පළ කර ඇතත් මේ දක්වාම පැහැදිලි ලෙසින් එබඳු බලයක් පවතින බව නිශ්චිතව …read more
Keynote speakers address vital topics at a prestigious event in the Philippines
The Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) is constantly exploring new options and breaking boundaries to continue its quest to take the Sri Lankan Marketing sphere to the next level, not just locally, but internationally as well. With nearly …read more
By Westminster Insider
At 22:44Z or Zulu Time (Time Zone: UTC, longitude: zero degrees/Prime Meridian) on the 4th of February a brilliant young doctor Thusiyan Nandakumar, the Tamil Guardian editor forwarded the infamous video clip of Sri Lanka’s now ex defence attaché, gesturing a throat slitting motion to protestors outside the …read more
By Amanda De Moore –
Corporal punishment in any form is a violation of Human Rights. Banning corporal punishment was a main issue discussed at the recently convened meeting of the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child. While corporal punishment is used as a …read more
It was this history that Sampanthan summed up in one simple sentence. Continuous efforts by Tamil leaders to find a political solution within an “undivided, indivisible, […] …read more
The Sri Lanka Army assured that there isn’t any terrorism involvement in the incident where a passenger bus caught fire after an explosion in Kahagolla, Diyatalawa, this morning.
The Military Spokesman said that 19 individuals were injured by the explosion and were rushed to the Diyatalawa Hospital.
Of the …read more
A team of Thai experts arrived in Sri Lanka to look at the possibility of creating artificial rain in severe drought-affected areas of the island country, today.
The group consisting of Thai engineers visited the Castelereagh and Maussakele Reservoirs in the catchment areas of the Central Highlands to …read more
UPFA Parliamentarian Gamini Lokuge says that the Joint Opposition (JO) never request for an opportunity for a discussion with the President at any time, and that they only met with President Sirisena following Minister Susil Premajayantha s invitation for talks. MORE.. …read more
Queensland Police in Australia is investigating a ‘racist hoax’ letter, which has said that one Queensland resident has been selected to host a Sri Lankan family during the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, 9news.com.au reported on Tuesday.
Cabinet has approved awarding the contract for the third phase of the Central Expressway project to a Japanese company. The third phase of the Central Expressway project will be from Pothuhera to Galagedera via Rambukkana covering a distance of 32.5km. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe as the Minister of National Policies …read more
Co-cabinet spokesperson, Minister Rajitha Senaratne for the second week in a row promised that a cabinet reshuffle would take place by the end of this week, today.
Addressing the weekly media briefing at the Government Information Department he explained that a cabinet reshuffle had always been on the cards and discussed …read more
A person travelling in a car was shot at by two assailants who had come on a motorcycle at the Borella Cotta road area, and the injured person had been admitted to the Colombo National hospital, according to police.
The injured person has been identified as 32-year-old Asitha Kumara, a resident …read more
A team of Thai Engineers yesterday carried out a feasibility study in the catchments areas of Castlereigh and Maussakele reservoirs to cause artificial rains in view of the prevailing drought. They had arrived on the request of the Ceylon Electricity Board.
Resort Living at Your Doorstep
Going somewhere else to relax your mind & body will soon to be outdated, with the initiation of Home Lands Skyline’s – ARIYANA Resort Apartments – one of its kind of project, which has already changed the concept of apartment living. For the first time …read more