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UK seeks support against internet extremism

UK seeks support against internet extremism

British Prime Minister Theresa May will urge the world’s major industrialized nations on Friday to unite to force technology companies to tackle “extremist material” and stop militants who are moving

New policy to negotiate trade deals

New policy to negotiate trade deals

Sri Lanka on Thursday announced a new trade policy to negotiate international trade agreements. The Ministry of Development Strategies and International Trade headed by Malik Samarawickrema said in a statement

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Coca-Cola Zero now in Sri Lanka

Coca-Cola Zero now in Sri Lanka

🕔 12:10, 25.May 2017

Coca-Cola in Sri Lanka has launched the globally acclaimed product Coca-Cola Zero – a variant of Coca-Cola, already available in more than 150 countries – in our Island nation. The

‘The truth must be told’ According to Matthew

‘The truth must be told’ According to Matthew

By Easwaran Rutnam After much controversy and speculation, the movie ‘According to Matthew’ has been set for release. Directed by Chandran Rutnam, ‘According to Matthew’ was screened to a VIP

Sri Lanka seeks assistance to handle flood situation

admin, May 26, 2017

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has activated the Emergency Response Unit of the Ministry, to coordinate r...
India sends ships with relief supplies to Sri Lanka

admin, May 26, 2017

Following a request from the Sri Lankan Government on Friday, India dispatched two ships with relief mater...
Death toll from inclement weather goes beyond 90

admin, May 26, 2017

The death toll from the inclement weather rose beyond 90 with over 100 missing, officials said.
Thirteen reported killed in weather related incidents

admin, May 26, 2017

Thirteen people have been reported killed in weather related incidents so far, the Government information ...
Lankan arrested in India without travel documents

admin, May 26, 2017

A Sri Lankan has been arrested in India without travel documents, the Times of India reported.
Three women killed in Sapugaskanda and Devinuwara

admin, May 26, 2017

Three women were killed as soil collapsed in Sapugaskanda and Devinuwara, the Police said.
Several people evacuated as heavy rain brings floods

admin, May 26, 2017

Several people were evacuated at multiple locations today as heavy rain resulted in floods and landslide ...
Probe launched on fake Twitter account using Ravi's name

admin, May 25, 2017

Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake lodged a complaint with the police to probe into a false Twitter accoun...
Priest allegedly harassed for leading memorialization efforts

admin, May 25, 2017

Father Elil Rajendram is being harassed by the Police over his efforts to help families memorialize their ...
Police look for Gnanasara, BBS says he is hiding

admin, May 25, 2017

The Police have launched an operation to arrest the General Secretary of the Bodu Bala Sena (BBS), the Ven...
Brigadier arrested over Rathupaswala shooting incident

admin, May 25, 2017

An Army Brigadier who had given orders to open fire on a group of protesters in Rathupaswala, was arrest...
Probe sought on missing passport, NIC of Wimal's wife

admin, May 25, 2017

An investigation has been sought into the missing passport and National Identity Card (NIC) of Parliamenta...
India says Sri Lanka has chance to benefit at global level

admin, May 25, 2017

Sri Lanka can benefit at a global level by partnering with resurgent India, the Indian High Commission in ...
Gayantha insists he has not asked for additional roles

admin, May 25, 2017

Lands and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Gayantha Karunatillake denied claims he had sought more responsib...
New Foreign and Finance Ministers assume duties

admin, May 25, 2017

New Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake and new Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera assumed duties today.

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