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Sunday, 15 Dec 2019

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The Australian weather forecast that should terrify the world

Almost the entirety of mainland Australia will be scorched in a huge heatwave next week, with temperatures likely to rea

1 hours ago

Korean-assisted Solid Waste Disposal Facility drags on for over 5 years

A loan amounting to $33.54 million obtained from Korea at 0.15 per cent annual interest that should be repaid in a perio

2 hours ago

Investigations on financial crimes over Sajith commenced!

Revelations being unveiled that many irregularities were occurred during Mr. Sajith Premadasa’s tenure as the housing mi

2 hours ago

Update: EU supports seven Human Rights projects in Sri Lanka

The European Union promotes human rights and civil society by providing financial assistance to implement seven new proj

2 hours ago

Avant Garde dispute: How long will it take for solution?

Former presidents, cabinet ministers, defence secretaries, attorney generals, solicitor generals, navy commanders and th

3 hours ago

Sri Lanka reinforces revenue mobilisation

The revenue mobilisation efforts have gained strength from the measures adopted by the Finance Ministry.

3 hours ago

Philippines steps into expand trade ties with Sri Lanka

Philippines stepped into expand trade ties with Sri Lanka as an immediate response to the countries present political si

3 hours ago

Suppression reached at your doorstep, says Patali Champika (VIDEO)

One interpreting that the resistance over it is being intimidated would be a lie, he added.

4 hours ago

50 more CID officials transferred!

The transfer has been taken into effect covering Police officials including constables, sergeants.

4 hours ago

TNA ready to battle in the forthcoming General Election!

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has focused on electing a higher number of members into Parliament from North and East

6 hours ago

UNP’s selection on Leader of Opposition is weak, says Minister S.B. Dissanayake

The United National Party has chosen one of its weakest figures as Leader of Opposition, State Minister of Land and Land

7 hours ago

‘White Van Drivers’ featured in Rajitha’s press conference to be produced before Court!

The two suspects previously disclosed of the horrific events that had taken place coincided with the White Van Terror.

7 hours ago

SPECIAL NEWS

Investigations on financial crimes over Sajith commenced!

Revelations being unveiled that many irregularities were occurred during Mr. Sajith Premadasa’s tenure as the housing mi

2 hours ago

50 more CID officials transferred!

The transfer has been taken into effect covering Police officials including constables, sergeants.

4 hours ago

HNB says due process was followed on the ‘Kundasale Incident’

Central Bank -the Regulator had already investigated the matter fully.

14 Dec 2019

Red warrant over Udayanga Weeratunga likely to be called off!

The request however was denied by the Court.

14 Dec 2019

Safi Drama: New CID team to probe into sterilization allegations

This was when the case was taken up before the Kurunegala Magistrate Court today (12).

12 Dec 2019

Sinhalese awakened in the events before and after Easter Attacks, says Wimal

The national movement was able to awaken the Sinhalese society by adopting the pre and post Easter Sunday attack period,

12 Dec 2019

BUSINESS

Asia property award winner, ‘The One’ to become South Asia’s 6th tallest tower

Asia property award winner, ‘The One’, a triad of towers being built at Transworks Square Colombo, is designed to become

13 Dec 2019

THE ONE - SRI LANKA wins Best Mixed Use Development (Asia) award

The One Transworks Square (Pvt) Ltd. took its rightful place among the Asia’s finest real estate players as it scored a

13 Dec 2019

Leading Businesses Pledge Support to Tackle Sri Lanka’s High Malnutrition

Private sector is joining SUN and WFP in battling undernutrition, obesity and some of the country’s toughest nutrition i

11 Dec 2019

Prima Sales Automation Wave marks new era in sales technology

SFA technology is now evolving in the competitive business environment where everything is being done via self –service

11 Dec 2019

FEATURED

Why is the president of the United States cyberbullying a 16-year-old girl?

What it says to girls is: no matter what you do, no matter how much you achieve, powerful men will try to cut you down

13 minute ago

Reach ‘peak meat’ by 2030 to tackle climate crisis, say scientists

Livestock production needs to reach its peak within the next decade in order to tackle the climate emergency, scientists

13 Dec 2019

China steps in as Zambia runs out of loan options

Southern Africa’s third largest economy is a textbook example of the increasing debt facing a fast-growing continent.

12 Dec 2019

Climate change: COP25 recognises that children are leading climate change activism

United Nation (UN) officials have said that children and young people should be at the heart of dealing with the climate

11 Dec 2019

 

FOREIGN

Why is the president of the United States cyberbullying a 16-year-old girl?

What it says to girls is: no matter what you do, no matter how much you achieve, powerful men will try to cut you down

13 minute ago

The Australian weather forecast that should terrify the world

Almost the entirety of mainland Australia will be scorched in a huge heatwave next week, with temperatures likely to rea

1 hours ago

Kamal Haasan has a saying about the Citizenship Amendment Bill, and that involves Sri Lanka!

Kamal Haasan who is also the founder of Makkal Needhi Maiam, stated that if the Citizenship Amendment Bill was a step in

13 Dec 2019

Trump’s attacks on Greta Thunberg take a sexist, ableist and perhaps jealous turn

The Merriam-Webster dictionary definition of a bully is: a blustering, browbeating person, especially: one who is habitu

13 Dec 2019

Environment

Trump’s attacks on Greta Thunberg take a sexist, ableist and perhaps jealous turn

The Merriam-Webster dictionary definition of a bully is: a blustering, browbeating person, especially: one who is habitu

13 Dec 2019

Reach ‘peak meat’ by 2030 to tackle climate crisis, say scientists

Livestock production needs to reach its peak within the next decade in order to tackle the climate emergency, scientists

13 Dec 2019

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg becomes Time magazine’s ‘Person of the Year’ 2019

Greta Thunberg has been named Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2019.

11 Dec 2019

Spanish politics undermining climate change fight

With higher-than-average increases in temperature, steadily advancing desertification and rising risks of drought and se

11 Dec 2019

GOSSIP

Ajith Prasanna condemned by Wimal, Gammanpila!

On the other hand, the actual opposition to the Swiss embassy in the country, backed by 69 lakhs of citizens, has been d

03 Dec 2019

The switching Senanayake Grandson - where would he be tomorrow?

State Minister Wasantha Senanayake has officially joined the SLPP today (08) in support of the Presidential candidate Go

08 Nov 2019

’’Tea with Gota’’ might require a Dress Code with a Helmet!

The event either way has created a situation in which devotees are eager to but afraid of seeing him in person for a cup

28 Oct 2019

Rupavahini Chairperson threatened only in Sunset!

It may be possible whether security forces of Rupavahini Corporation would have to escort her safely from her residence

26 Oct 2019