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Sri Lanka’s inflation declines further to 4 percent in May

CCPI based Inflation declined further in May 2020Headline inflation as measured by theyear-on-year (Y-o-Y) change in the

21 minute ago

The worst yet to come for Sri Lanka’s slowing economy

Sri Lanka’s capital outflows and the depreciation of currency continued since mid February up to now despite Central Ban

50 minute ago

Former Governor Marshall Perera passed away

Former Governor Marshall Perera has passed away. Mr. Perera has died at the age of 88 while receiving treatment at a pri

1 hours ago

I am ready to go begging alone to build the Cricket stadium at Homagama - Bandula Gunawardhane

Co-cabinet spokesman Bandula Gunawardena says that although the government has decided to postpone the construction of t

3 hours ago

Is this a funeral or an election campaign? - Election Commission is silent!

Election Monitoring Organizations say that Arumugam Thondaman’s son, Jeewan Thondaman has used the funeral of his father

3 hours ago

Cyber Security at risk. Public Administration Ministry Website attacked!

A cyber attack has been launched on the official websites of the Ministry of Public Administration and the Foreign Emplo

3 hours ago

Underworld reawakened, opens fire at a hotel that refused ransom!

A group of assailants have opened fire at a restaurant in Soysapura, Moratuwa at midnight on Thursday (28).

5 hours ago

One law in the demise of Thondaman, another for the dead Poor in the Village. Where is Ajith Rohana?

The quarantine laws were violated in the proceeding of funeral affairs for Minister Thondaman with the State Patronage,

5 hours ago

Internal Pohottu Conflict in Mihinthale ends up in Bloodbath!

SLPP Pradeshiya Sabha Member of Mihinthale Upali Ananda was brutally assaulted by a group of members of the same party a

6 hours ago

The Government bent knee before Rice Monopoly, acknowledges Vidura

SLPP General Election Contender former Agriculture Minister Vidura Wickremanayake said that it should be acknowledged, h

6 hours ago

Postpone Election for Corona and the President and the Cabinet will forever rule - Mahinda Amaraweera

Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said should the Election be further postponed till the end of the Coronavirus Pandemic as th

6 hours ago

COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka rise up to 1558

As of 11 pm on Friday (29), 10 more persons tested positive for COVID-19 have been identified, official reports confirme

6 hours ago

Sri Lanka: 10 Political mistakes that shouldn’t have been committed during the pandemic

Sri Lanka: 10 Political mistakes that shouldn’t have been committed during the pandemic.

29 May 2020

SPECIAL NEWS

One law in the demise of Thondaman, another for the dead Poor in the Village. Where is Ajith Rohana?

The quarantine laws were violated in the proceeding of funeral affairs for Minister Thondaman with the State Patronage,

5 hours ago

Internal Pohottu Conflict in Mihinthale ends up in Bloodbath!

SLPP Pradeshiya Sabha Member of Mihinthale Upali Ananda was brutally assaulted by a group of members of the same party a

6 hours ago

The Government bent knee before Rice Monopoly, acknowledges Vidura

SLPP General Election Contender former Agriculture Minister Vidura Wickremanayake said that it should be acknowledged, h

6 hours ago

Postpone Election for Corona and the President and the Cabinet will forever rule - Mahinda Amaraweera

Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said should the Election be further postponed till the end of the Coronavirus Pandemic as th

6 hours ago

If Parliament is considered dead, are Ministers ‘the dead walking’? - Dr. Jayampathy

There has been a very useful discussion in the public domain about the relationship between the three organs of governme

29 May 2020

Police Spokesman to meet the same fate as former CID Director?

Former director of the Police Special Investigation Unit SP C.D. Gurusinghe was recently transferred to the Police Speci

29 May 2020

BUSINESS

Join us for ’’How Will COVID-19 Reshape South Asia’s Future’’ Webinar

Join us for ’’How Will COVID-19 Reshape South Asia’s Future’’ Webinar

28 May 2020

HNB enables a plug-and-play e-commerce revolution for businesses

Sri Lanka’s most digitally innovative bank, HNB PLC, announced the launch of AppiGo, a revolutionary platform which enab

28 May 2020

Samsung, Dialog and MyDoctor partner Ministry of Health to enable Telemedicine Services at 16 Key Hospitals

Samsung, Dialog and MyDoctor partner Ministry of Health to enable Telemedicine Services at 16 Key Hospitals

25 May 2020

Treasury prepares new Vote on Account for 2020

The Finance Ministry is now preparing another 3-month Vote on Account commencing from June 2020, the third for the year,

24 May 2020

FEATURED

Sri Lanka: 10 Political mistakes that shouldn’t have been committed during the pandemic

Sri Lanka: 10 Political mistakes that shouldn’t have been committed during the pandemic.

29 May 2020

Testing the boundaries - Bhoomi Harendran is the Lankan Iron Lady

The cloudless Colombo sky hung above me threatening to scorch me into a pile of ashes, but in my excitement to meet Bhoo

29 May 2020

Solidarity In The Time Of COVID

The lifting of the day time curfew in all parts of the country from the beginning of this week reflects the government’s

29 May 2020

The Politics of entrusting Archaeological functions to the Defense Secretary

Archaeologist Jagath Weerasinghe says it is part of the Sinhala-Buddhist nationalist agenda to reclaim the multi-ethnic

29 May 2020

 


 

FOREIGN

China and Hong Kong: A negotiated solution is the only way forward

The Covid-19 pandemic has diverted attention away from many of the intractable problems around the world, exacerbated by

29 May 2020

The Commemoration of the Gwangju uprising needs to be recognized as the Universal Day for the Prevention of Militarism and Authoritarianism

May 18th, the commemoration of the Gwangju uprising, needs to be recognized as the Universal Day for the Prevention of M

27 May 2020

’Biggest step forward since crisis began’: NHS to treat severe COVID-19 patients with Ebola drug

The antiviral drug remdesivir was originally developed to treat Ebola.

26 May 2020

Green blooms: Patches of Antarctica’s snow is turning green with algae due to global warming

Researchers have found that the microscopic algae that grow on the surface of snow along the Antarctic Peninsula are goi

25 May 2020

Environment

Heavy Showers to be expected - 07 Districts warned for Erosion

Some areas may uncover to rainfall of over 200 metres, it pointed out.

27 May 2020

Green blooms: Patches of Antarctica’s snow is turning green with algae due to global warming

Researchers have found that the microscopic algae that grow on the surface of snow along the Antarctic Peninsula are goi

25 May 2020

World can likely capture and store enough carbon dioxide to meet climate targets

The capture and storage of carbon dioxide (CO2) underground is one of the key components of the Intergovernmental Panel

23 May 2020

GOSSIP

Tycoon Miller conveys thanks to four members of the Rajapaksa Family for increasing Rice Price

Owner of Araliya Rice Mill business tycoon Dudley Sirisena has conveyed his thanks to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Prim

28 May 2020

Vision for Prosperity: Jathika Rupavahini reserves airtime for Grandchild of the Palace!

National Television channel Jathika Rupavahini broadcast a musical program for Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa’s grands

15 May 2020

Sajith responds to Social Media trolling over his Linguistic Capacity

Former opposition leader Sajith Premadasa has been subjected to a mass social media trolling over the last week for usin

11 May 2020

ART

Brian May was ’near death’ after suffering heart attack while gardening

The Queen guitarist said doctors found three blocked arteries after he experienced a ‘small’ heart attack..

25 May 2020

Veteran Actor Daya Thennakoon passes away

Veteran actor Daya Thennakoon has passed away at the age of 78...

17 Apr 2020