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Friday, January 5, 2018

2018-01-05 12:20:00
 The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of...
2018-01-05 11:04:00
 The Sri Lanka Police have recorded 83...
2018-01-05 08:42:00
 The Colombo Fort Magistrate today issued an...
2018-01-05 08:34:00
 Law, Order and Southern Development...
2018-01-05 06:15:00
 JVP Parliamentarian Asoka Ranwala was...
2018-01-05 05:06:00
 The couple had brought in the New Year in...
2018-01-05 03:26:00
 Apple has said that all iPhones, iPads and...
2018-01-04 19:38:00
The government has resolved the issue surrounding...
2018-01-04 19:37:00
United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) General...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe inspecting the mobile science laboratory kits to be distributed among 3,000 rural schools, at a function at Temple Trees yesterday. Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam was also present.  Picture by Hirantha Gunathilaka
2018-01-04 19:36:00
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe vowed to...
2018-01-04 19:35:00
Human Rights violations of those in Police...
2018-01-04 19:34:00
The United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) and...
2018-01-04 19:33:00
The manner in which the Bond issue was...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
One of the most sacred shrines of Hindu devotees...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The conductor of a CTB commuter coach died and...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Kirama divisional hospital is on its death...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Two offices have been set up at Weeraketiya and...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
A schoolgirl, 16, was murdered yesterday in...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Cabinet paper to procure 200,000 tablets to...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Consumer Affairs Authority branch of the Matara...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Pharmaceuticals worth over several millions of...
Minister Ranawaka.  Picture by Kelum Liyanage.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Sri Lanka is far ahead of some western countries...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
President Maithripala Sirisena participated in a...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Two poachers who hunted rare wild animals in the...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Galle Police Law Empowerment Special Unit...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
State Enterprise Development Minister Kabir...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
According to the latest records of the Government...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Officers in Grade 3 of the Sri Lanka Education...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
There is a political hand behind the efforts made...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The next Buddhist panel discussion of the Colombo...
Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne addressing the gathering with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, Law and Order and Southern Development Minister Sagala Ratnayake, Policy Planning and Economic Development Deputy Minister Dr. Harsha De Silva and Heath Services Director General Dr. Anil Jasinghe also in attendance.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The system of transporting accident victims to...
The Nallachchiya minor irrigation tank.  Picture by Nimal Wijesinghe.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Three mega water supply schemes are emerging to...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The recommendations and conclusions given by the...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL)...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Sri Lanka Transport Board (SLTB) bus operations...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The renovation work of the Boralesgamuwa tank...
Minister Arjuna Ranatunga Minister Arjuna Ranatunga at the Sapugaskanda oil refinery
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Petroleum Resources Development Minister Arjuna...
CEA officials conducting the raids with the Environmental Police Unit.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Central Environment Authority (CEA) Waste...
Picture by Samantha Weerasiri
2018-01-04 19:30:00
A protest campaign demanding action on a...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The operation to capture the leopard which...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Petroleum Resources Development Minister Arjuna...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Government Valuers’Association yesterday...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Bachelor of Science and Aircraft Maintenance...
Archbishop of Colombo His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The latest book written by Senior Attorney-at-Law...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
A group of UK parliamentarians visiting Sri Lanka...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Responding to a question about the expiration of...
Students working on their art. Picture by Addalaichenai Central Corr.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
A workshop on Art subjects was held for...
Picture by Roshan Pitipana
2018-01-04 19:30:00
A bystander was killed and another was severely...
Moneragala District Secretary D. S. Padma Kulasuriya addressing the gathering. Picture by THENNAKOON BANDARA, Moneragala Daily News Corr.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The World Food Programme (WFP) plays a key role...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
A racket preparing forged private bus conductor's...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Any hopes of development have not fallen upon...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The youth in Sri Lanka have been a political...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Manoj Sirisena was sworn in as the Sports and...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
All UNP chief organizers of electorates...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The inauguration of business activities for 2018...
The first ownership document was handed over recently by Managing Director Pradeep Jayalanka to Dimuthu Textiles Proprietor Dimuthu Gihan. Athuraliya Construction Company Managing Director Tharanga Athuraliya is also present.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Sadew Piyasa, a super luxury apartment complex...
Winning Gold as Territory Manager, CDB’s Lalith Peiris accepts his award at the NASCO Awards 2017
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The NASCO Awards held annually to recognise and...
Jiffy Products Sri Lanka Managing Director Ruwan Rajapakse receiving the Gold Award for the Excellence in Global Market Reach from Patrick Alwis in the presence of Sujeeve Samaraweera
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Jiffy Products Sri Lanka recently won three...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Ceylinco General Insurance Limited Akkaraipattu...
Hemas Maritime Executive Director Preethilal Fernando receiving the award from  Sunil G. Wijesinha  Chairman NBEA Panel of Judges.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Hemas Maritime clinched three awards at the...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
For the first time in Sri Lanka, Sampath Bank, a...
Thunder & Neon Group officials with the award
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The leading manufacturer of high-end signage and...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Dammika Ganegama, Managing Director and Co-...
President of Mihimandala Upul Devapriya receiving the award from Minister W.D.J. Senevirathne and the Chairman of British Way English Academy Doctor H.A.S. Geethadewa look on.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Mihimandala established in 2000 and a leading...
People’s Bank Chief Executive Officer and General Manager,  N. Vasantha Kumar addressing the staff .
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The staff of People’s Bank commenced operations...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
China set the goal to make a total of 732 billion...
NBQSA 2017 Award Winners
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The pioneer in providing British higher education...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The number of existing labour vacancies in Sri...
Cargills Bank Kaduruwela beingopened by Chief Guest Sujantha Ekanayake, Deputy District Secretary, Guest of Honor P. Perumal, Area Manager, Cargills Foods Company (Private) Limited and Darshana Ratnayake, Deputy General Manager, Cargills Bank Limited.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Cargills Bank opened its new branch in Kaduruwela...
Central Bank Governor Dr Indrajit Coomaraswamy speaks at the presentation of Road Map 2018, last Wednesday. Picture by Saman Sri Wedage
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Following is an extract of the text of the...
Japanese Foreign  Minister, Taro Kono
2018-01-04 19:30:00
A business delegation comprising nearly 100...
The 10th annual ‘Jewels 2017’ exhibition conducted by Gemologists’ Association of Sri Lanka (GASL) concluded at the Hotel Taj Samudra Colombo. There were over 50 stalls including government institution stalls of the Gem and Jewellery Authority, Gem and Jewellery Training and Research Institute, Geological Survey and Mining Bureau and Gemological Association of the University of Moratuwa. Over 6,000 buyers including nearly 1,000 foreigners participated in the event. Some buyers at the event. Picture by Sudam
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The 10th annual ‘Jewels 2017’ exhibition...
Bank officials welcoming the New Year.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Chairman, Senior Management and the staff of...
Central Bank Governor Indrajit Coomaraswamy
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Central Bank says it is hoping to strengthen...
Chief Executive Officer Mohamed Azmeer officially launching the Amana Bank Self Banking Centre at Slave Island along with Director Jazri Magdon Ismail and members of the Management Committee.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Amãna Bank inaugurated its first Self Banking...
HNBA Head of Support Services Geethani Saram, HNBA Chief Operating Officer Prasantha Fernando, HNBA Assistant Manager Life Claims Nadeeka Abeysundara, Managing Director/CEO of HNBA and HNBGI Deepthi Lokuarachchi, Chairman of Sri Lanka Standards Institution Pradeep Gunawardana, Director Systems Certification Samanthi Narangoda and Senior Deputy Director Systems Certification Division Gamini Weerasinghe.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Life Claims Department of HNB Assurance PLC (...
MD/CEO  Jegan Durairatnam
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC has been...
The Chairman and the General Manager launches the Bank’s newest mobile banking ‘B-app’.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Bank of Ceylon commenced its banking...
Buwaneka, Duminda, Piruni and Sanduni
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce (...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Sri Lanka Tea Board released production...
Asela Perera, HR- Manager, A.P. Kangara Arachchi, Managing Director/CEO and Manager Admin/Group Internal Auditor, D. Nathaniel Rajkumar after receiving the award
2018-01-04 19:30:00
xCrown Royal Security Services (Private) Limited...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Renuka Capital PLC, acquired by way of a crossing...
season of gifts
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Perseveringin its mission to inculcate the...
Sahida, Singapore Airline General Manager Hong Yao Hu, Shihana
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Christmas Carols 2017 was organized by the Sri...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
India's economic growth is likely to be below 7...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
DFCC Bank PLC has decided to raise Rs 7 billion...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
SDB bank head office staffs began the year 2018...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
A landmark was created in the country's political...
Voters cast their votes during the 2016 U.S. Presidential election.- AFP
2018-01-04 19:30:00
US: President Donald Trump on Wednesday disbanded...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Nethicumara who is involved in his family...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) yesterday...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Janasetha Peramuna leader Ven. Battaramulle...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Divulapitiya Police Station OIC, IP Sumith...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
 I. M. R. A. Iriyagolla: He was...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
on kids’ faces ‘Smile’ Sri Lanka Kiddies Carnival...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
There were wicket keepers that the country...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The internet was buzzing with pictures of our...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Microorganisms as bio control agents in...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
It’s still just a few days since the new year...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Complimentary polenta bites were served to my...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Thursday (3) evening President Maithripla...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Kathak originated from the tradition known as...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
“The well known English folk story collector...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
A 25-page slim volume of 24 poems published by...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono arrived in...
Her novel, The Chameleon belonging to the genre of mystery thriller ticks all the boxes for any mystery loving reader but what makes it unique is its complex variety of perspectives and plotlines. Pictures by Shan Rambukwella
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Writing a novel is no easy task yet for Seheni...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Vogue Jewellers, renowned as Sri Lanka’s No. 1...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
In March 2017, European Union (EU) approved the...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The year 2017 has come to an end and with the...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Academy for Administrative Professionals...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
She has sown the seeds of change in many lives...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The 2018 budget proposals presented in parliament...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Citrus Waskaduwa will be present at the VIVAHA...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The old year is over. We have seen it out with...
The National Weightlifting Championship 2017 was held at the headquarters of the Iron sport at Torrington Square on 28 and 29 December where Air Force emerged champions in both men and women categories. Picture shows the donor of all the trophies from Kandy WA Sampath Perera, a great iron sportsman and promoter with the best lifters award winners D.K.I.W.K. Palagasinghe (men’s) and B.D.H. Gomes (women’s).
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The National Weightlifting Championship 2017 was...
England batsman Joe Root acknowledges the applause after scoring his fifty against Australia on the first day of the fifth Ashes cricket Test match at the SCG in Sydney on January 4. AFP
2018-01-04 19:30:00
SYDNEY: England skipper Joe Root again missed out...
Thomian match winner Dellon Peiris who took five wickets to rout Nalanda in their school match played at Mt Lavinia yesterday.  Pic by Shan Rambukwella
2018-01-04 19:30:00
S. Thomas’ College Mt. Lavinia recorded their...
Dr Phil Jauncey addressing the Sri Lanka cricketers in the presence of head coach Chandika Hathurusingha (extreme left).
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Dr. Phil Jauncey, the Australian based...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Chilaw Marians CC recorded their third win of the...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
TURIN: Douglas Costa and Mario Mandzukic scored...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Entries for the ‘Saalis Wasaraka Mahaweli Asiriya...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
A good bowling spell of 5 for 9 by Shihas...
India's Virat Kohli
2018-01-04 19:30:00
CAPE TOWN: India's status as the world's number...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
AUCKLAND: Players will have to contest both the...
Jordan Spieth
2018-01-04 19:30:00
LOS ANGELES: Reigning British Open champion...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
SYDNEY Thursday: World number two Garbine...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
SYDNEY Thursday: Former world number one Andy...
Ashley Cole
2018-01-04 19:30:00
LOS ANGELES: Former England defender Ashley Cole...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
MELBOURNE Thursday: Injured Japanese star Kei...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
WASHINGTON: Terry Rozier scored 20 points off the...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
The Sri Lanka Motor Car Racing Calendar – 2018...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Month Club EventJanuary12th, 13th and 14th CMSC X...
The Sri Lanka captaincy in future will be in the hands of two of the most experienced players Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal.
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Sri Lanka cricket in future will have only two...
Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera addressing the media at the Information Department Auditorium yesterday. Pic by Ruwan de Silva
2018-01-04 19:30:00
A permanent employment program for all national...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
ANTHONY - RANJANI (nee FONSEKA) (Former Captain...
2018-01-04 19:30:00
Investment for higher studiesGCE A/L results were...

Friday, January 5, 2018