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Easter Sunday Attack a political target: Cardinal

The Easter Sunday attack cannot be ruled out as an extremist attack, but a political target, Archbishop of Colombo His E

8 hours ago

One more Covid death reported. Toll climbs up to 618

With another Covid death confirmed today (18) the death toll due to the Covid-19 outbreak in Sri Lanka has climbed up to

18 Apr 2021

Covid-19: Daily charge marks 287 cases

287 Covid-19 cases have been identified today (18).

18 Apr 2021

Covid-19: 260 new infections identified

260 new infections of Covid-19 have been identified today (18).

18 Apr 2021

Village isolated amid New Year Covid cluster emerged in Kurunegala

Thittawelgala Village belonging to the MOH Division of Ganewatta, Kurunegala has been designated for isolation in respon

18 Apr 2021

Petitions against Port City Economic Commission Bill to be heard tomorrow

The petitions filed before the Supreme Court against the controversial draft Port City Economic Commission Bill currentl

18 Apr 2021

No decision yet on second dose of Covid vaccine

DGHS Dr. Asela Gunawardena went on public record stating that no decision has yet been taken on whether those who were j

18 Apr 2021

Misuse of Freedom of Speech will not be tolerated: Sabry

Despite the government’s devotion to protect freedom of speech, the misuse of freedom of speech will not be tolerated, e

18 Apr 2021

Nil-by-mouth foodie: The chef who will never eat again

Loretta Harmes hasn’t eaten for six years, but she hasn’t lost her passion for cooking. Even though she cannot taste her

18 Apr 2021

No investors come to a bankrupt country despite tax concessions (Video)

In the event that the country’s economy has largely been collapsed, the risk of Sri Lanka being bankrupt could be near,

18 Apr 2021

Huawei facilitates Work from Home, Learn from Home with innovative Tablet range

The shift to WFH and LFH is on the rise as the world has understood the potential of these in shaping the future life.

18 Apr 2021

Sunrisers In Dramatic Collapse - Lose To Mumbai Indians By 13 runs

Rahul Chahar turned trumps for Mumbai Indians on yet another occasion as he plucked three wickets to send the winless Su

18 Apr 2021

Those who drew maps on MCC damage silent over Port City Bill (Video)

The fact that those who had spoken against the previous regime’s attempt of signing the MCC Compact with the United Stat

18 Apr 2021

SPECIAL NEWS

We also have problems. The solution is to bring in foreign investors to Port City - Keheliya

Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella says that the government is trying to attract foreign investors to the Colombo port

18 Apr 2021

The government that came claiming to save the country is now auctioning the country to foreigners - Sajith

Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa says that the present government that came to power claiming to save the country is h

18 Apr 2021

This government worked on building Chinese colony by the showing the MCC agreement - Madille Thera

The General Secretary of the Sinhala National Organization Ven. Madille Pannaloka Thera says that when the government br

18 Apr 2021

Why doesn’t the media talk about the President’s humility? - Mahindananda

Agriculture Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has questioned why the media, which gives a lot of space to the incident b

17 Apr 2021

Those who came to power do not remember Mahinda Rajapaksa now - Wijedasa

Wijedasa Rajapaksa, President’s Counsel for the SLPP says that the status of Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has been r

17 Apr 2021

We are not afraid of threats, let’s see if they come to change the rules arbitrarily - Murutthettuwe Thero

Murutthettuwe Ananda Ther says he is not afraid of anyone’s threats or thunder and that the Maha Sangha will not allow a

17 Apr 2021

BUSINESS

Huawei facilitates Work from Home, Learn from Home with innovative Tablet range

The shift to WFH and LFH is on the rise as the world has understood the potential of these in shaping the future life.

18 Apr 2021

Sri Lanka maintains stable trade balance in February this year

Sri Lanka ‘s trade balance has been maintained effectively in February this year at the same level of the same month la

18 Apr 2021

How Can Sri Lanka Address The Problem of Protein Deficiency?

Sri Lanka’s ‘triple burden’ of malnutrition today spans across three areas: undernutrition, overnutrition along with mac

17 Apr 2021

The Most Awaited Online Book Sale, the Big Bad Wolf Books Returns with 50,000 Titles!

Get ready for round-the-clock online discounts of up to 90% off recommended retail prices on 50,000 titles at the World’

17 Apr 2021

FEATURED

Nil-by-mouth foodie: The chef who will never eat again

Loretta Harmes hasn’t eaten for six years, but she hasn’t lost her passion for cooking. Even though she cannot taste her

18 Apr 2021

Gotabaya - Forensic analysis more important than Archaeological analysis in the North and East!

Greek (Athenian) philosopher, Plato said: “Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy and the most aggravated form o

17 Apr 2021

Myanmar could be Asia’s next failed state

WHEN THE generals who run Myanmar drew up a constitution to pave the way for an elected government, albeit one that woul

16 Apr 2021

The Sri Lankan Trans Community’s Experience Navigating the Digital Sphere

Social media is a critical means of communication in the digital age and has grown beyond its original purpose to encomp

14 Apr 2021

 


 

FOREIGN

Nil-by-mouth foodie: The chef who will never eat again

Loretta Harmes hasn’t eaten for six years, but she hasn’t lost her passion for cooking. Even though she cannot taste her

18 Apr 2021

Myanmar could be Asia’s next failed state

WHEN THE generals who run Myanmar drew up a constitution to pave the way for an elected government, albeit one that woul

16 Apr 2021

India: Uttar Pradesh reports 20,510 new Covid cases, highest single-day spike

India reported a record single-day rise of 1,84,372 new coronavirus infections pushing the total tally of cases to 1,38,

14 Apr 2021

UK study on mixing Covid vaccines between jabs to be expanded

Researchers to examine whether mixing vaccines may give longer-lasting immunity against virus

14 Apr 2021

Environment

SRI LANKA: Rule By Gazettes Leads to Impoverishment and Insecurity

It is not for fun that the Government established processes for taking decisions and implementing them. It is the age ol

16 Apr 2021

‘Underwater Gallery Nilwella’ - PHOTOS

It is no secret that the destruction of the marine ecosystem due to natural and human activities deals a deadly blow to

16 Apr 2021

738 drunk drivers arrested during the festive season - 30 deaths in two days

738 drunk drivers have been arrested since April 14.

16 Apr 2021

Thomas Gall School, Sri Lanka’s first Eco School

This means teaching all subjects with sustainability at the core, topic based learning that infuses lifelong skills to c

10 Apr 2021

GOSSIP

Tomorrow is crucial for the government. Discussion chaired by Mahinda at Temple Trees!

A discussion between the government’s allies and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa is scheduled to be held at Temple Tree

18 Apr 2021

How Basil Rajapaksa tamed Ven. Uduwe Dhammaloka Thero

President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, Ioma Rajapaksa, Basil Rajapaksa and his wife Pushpa Rajapaksa were seen attending a cerem

13 Apr 2021

Party victorious made possible by Basil, President slams Weerawansa Faction

Despite endless attempts by a number of parties to create conflicts within the Rajapaksa family, the Rajapaksa family ca

14 Mar 2021

ART

The National Film Archive of India (NFAI) to archive best Sri Lankan Movies

The NFAI in Pune is ready to preserve Sri Lankan movies in their archiving Facility. Following the discussions held betw..

28 Mar 2021

Thabla Play And Player Which And Who Creates Rythms In Sri Lankan Applied Music

The Rhythm and time are two separate things which have connections between each other. In that sense, Rhythm could be in..

08 Mar 2021