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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

2019-04-30 10:49:00
Sri Lanka Freedom Party will hold only a May Day...
2019-04-30 10:41:00
Minister of Finance Mangala Samaraweera will lead...
2019-04-30 10:29:00
On behalf of the people of Australia, Australian...
2019-04-30 09:57:00
The historic foundation stone-laying ceremony of...
2019-04-30 09:41:00
A suspicious van bearing the license plate No 250...
2019-04-30 08:52:00
A corruption case filed against former Sports...
2019-04-30 06:17:00
The Army Headquarters yesterday evening announced...
2019-04-30 06:03:00
Issuing a media release the Department of...
2019-04-30 05:54:00
A suspicious lorry bearing number EP PX-2399...
2019-04-30 05:53:00
Strong winds up to 60 km/h can be expected over...
2019-04-30 05:47:00
An accomplice of Zaharan Hashmi was arrested in...
2019-04-30 05:22:00
Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte Municipal Council...
2019-04-30 04:04:00
The severe cyclonic storm named ‘FANI’ (...
2019-04-30 03:49:00
ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has appeared in...
2019-04-30 03:33:00
President Maithripala Sirisena appointed a three-...
2019-04-30 03:32:00
US Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who...
2019-04-30 03:28:00
Kalpitiya Police, arrested a person with an...
Archbishop of Colombo His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith and the Chancellor of the University of Sri Jayawardanepura Dr. Ittapana Dhammalankara Maha Nayake Thera speaking during a joint media briefing convened  at Bishop’s House in Colombo yesterday. Picture by Saman Sri Wedage
2019-04-29 19:34:00
Archbishop of Colombo His Eminence Malcolm...
Additional Auditor General Chulantha Wickramaratne receiving his appointment letter as the new Auditor General from President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday morning. Picture courtesy President’s Media Unit
2019-04-29 19:33:00
Internationally recognized new auditing...
2019-04-29 19:32:00
Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith...
2019-04-29 19:31:00
The CID has so far taken into custody 44 suspects...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Matale businessmen, seeking compensation for...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Western Province Governor Azath Salley urged the...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Security authorities should pay attention to how...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The army and police, in a joint operation...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Highways and Road Development and Petroleum...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Police seized a haul of communication equipment...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Health Ministry has provided emergency...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
A special search operation was conducted by the...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday said...
Addalaichenai An-Noor Maha Vidyalaya Principal A.M. Azmi recieving the donation from Zonal Education Director A.M. Rahmathullah. Picture by I.L.M. Rizan, Addalaichenai Central Corr.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Under the Nutritious Food Programme, 37 schools...
A policeman speaks to a family waiting outside the General Hospital, Colombo, on April 21.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
As of yesterday (29), the number of foreign...
King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck lighting butter lamps in commemoration of the victims of the Easter Sunday bomb attack in Sri Lanka.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
On behalf of the people of Bhutan, King Jigme...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Dummalasuriya Police yesterday arrested Thowheed...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Police and Security Forces made several...
Local Government and Provincial Councils State Minister H.M.M. Harees addresses the journalists.  Picture by Abdul Gafoor
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Muslims in the country, including politicians...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Acting Galle Magistrate Premarathna Thiranagama...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Heath Ministry is now considering the...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Four suspects, including a moulavi, were arrested...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Army Headquarters on Monday evening announced...
Relatives accompany the hearse bearing the coffin of one of the Katuwapitiya victims, during the funeral last week. Picture by Gayan Pushpika
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Cabinet on April 24 approved Prime Minister Ranil...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Seven suspects in connection with the Easter...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The book launch titled 'Sri Lankan Rupavahini'...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
SLFP General Secretary MP Dayasiri Jayasekara...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Amendra Fernando, a former employee of the Lake...
Rev Dr. Kirby de Lanerolle with the ADC National Council, Board, and pastors.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
In the wake of mourning, we owe ourselves some...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner to Canada, Asoka...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Entire Security apparatus of the country will...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The JVP yesterday said it does not support the...
A house being built in the Karaveddy DS Division.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Cabinet approval was granted in early January for...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Business magnate Harry Jayawardena yesterday said...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission (HEC)...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Ministry of Education would take every step...
Matara District Inter-religious Committee members at the meeting. Picture by Jayasiri Peduruarachchi, Gandara Group Corr.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Islam has no room for extremism, suicide, or...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Sri Lankan Memon community strongly condemns...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The National Water Supply and Drainage Board (...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
SLFP General Secretary MP Dayasiri Jayasekara...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
As Jaffna residents of different religious and...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam said...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Ceylinco Life has announced annual bonuses...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Assistant Commissioner of Police in Fiji,...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
International trade is a very important tool for...
Sri Lanka needs modern methods of data collection. It must also collect better data on distribution of inward remittances in its country of origin and disbursement within Sri Lanka, and expand this to cover distribution of regions of origin of outward remittances from Sri Lanka and their countries of destination. Culminating these efforts, the country needs to go beyond data collection, and improve capacity and resources to adopt sophisticated data analysis methods and tools (i.e. big data and real time dat
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Sri Lanka needs modern methods of data collection...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The government has taken proactive measures to...
Highlights of the event
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Sri Lanka participated at the 25th edition of the...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Central Bank issuing a notice said the main...
The Ministry of Lands and Parliamentary Reforms Gayantha Karunathilaka at the ground breking of the proposed Thaproban Galle Fort yestaday.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Thambapanni Leisure and Ayura Holdings Pvt. (Ltd...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Under the Southern Expressway Extension Project,...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Fairview Hotel Wellawatte, has received the ‘...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The ground was broken in Galle Fort yesterday, to...
Some of the select senior management of corporate, tour operators and travel agents from Sri Lanka and Bahrain at the Tourism Promotion and Road Show along with Ambassador Dr. Mendis, Director of SLTPB, Madubhani Perera and Country Manager of SriLankan Airlines in Bahrain, Samantha Nagahawatta, among others at the event.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Some of the select senior management of corporate...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Security had been beefed up in Nadi Fiji in...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
On Saturday April 27, despite the devastating...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Bourse ended on a positive note yesterday as...
Chairperson of Hiru Fashion Garments Rajika Priyangani receiving the award
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Hiru Fashion, a leader of the local shirt...
S.R. Gnanam, Managing Director - Tokyo Cement Company (Lanka) PLC and Kushil Gunasekera, Founder/Chief Trustee - Foundation of Goodness, flanked by representatives of the two organizations at the MOU signing event.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Foundation of Goodness (FOG) recently, signed...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The image brought to all homes via TV on Sunday...
Pope Francis: The People’s Pope.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis has donated $500,000...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
If you are not high browed and not easily...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Cinema journalist Prasad Samaratunga’s maiden...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The launch of the title song of the Sinhala Movie...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
For the first time in Sri Lanka a state of the...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Director Vivek Agnihotri, who made his debut with...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Sri Lankans are still recovering from the shock...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
I will make this article short, simply because...
Imsath Ibrahim, right, one of the suspects in the Easter Sunday bombings with his father, Mohammad Yusuf Ibrahim.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
As the investigations for the horrible Easter...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Sinhala and Hindu New Year celebrations...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Lanka Children’s and Youth Theatre Foundation (...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Universal International School, Balangoda,...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
April has come, and about to be gone soon. And...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The Annual Interschool Athletic Meet of York...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Gangway folks! Because this is the time of the...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
The opening ceremony of the ‘Makeezah Mahal’ of...
With her award winning team
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Receiving the award at the World Poetry...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Mathew Knowles, Beyoncé‘s father and the co-...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Azad and Sharifa displayed their latest...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Cher finds it "embarrassing" to reflect on her...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Sony Pictures has won screen rights to the...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Tasla Senadeera won the overall title of ‘Face of...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Singer-actress Jennifer Lopez and actor Owen...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Japan is well known for its bountiful cherry...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
As the weather outside grows blustery and cold,...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
A singer who broke the world record for the...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Boo, the world’s cutest dog, has died of a ‘...
Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge and Brigid Kosgei celebrate winning the respective men’s and women’s elite races with the trophies as they pose with Britain’s Prince Harry.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
LONDON, Sunday - Eliud Kipchoge ran the second...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Kolkata, Sunday: Andre Russell smashed an...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Kolkata, Monday: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit...
First Place winners team TEAM MACAW -  Tilde Andrea Seider and Rasmus Bo Rasmussen from Denmark posing for the photograph with Anushka Perera, General Manager, Connaissance de Ceylan (extreme left) and D.P. Daluwatte, Director Events, Sri Lanka Tourist Promotion Bureau (extreme right) after receiving the Sri Lanka Airlines sponsorship cheque. PICTURES BY HERBERT PERERA
2019-04-29 19:30:00
First Place winners team TEAM MACAW -  Tilde...
Pubudu Kelum and Nilantha Pushpakumara
2019-04-29 19:30:00
These days, the talk of the town is about the...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Washington, Sunday: Kevin Durant scored 35 points...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Ankara, Monday: Czech international Josef Sural...
Ravi Bopara and Ryan ten Doeschate both scored 89 in Essex’s 341-6 against Hampshire.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
LONDON, Sunday - Ravi Bopara starred with bat and...
Back on top: Sergio Aguero (right) scored the only goal in Manchester City’s 1-0 win at Burnley.  AFP
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Burnley, Sunday: Manchester City moved back ahead...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
BAKU, Sunday - Mercedes set an all-time record of...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
London, Sunday: Australian batsman Jake Lehmann...
Sri Lanka has some ‘special’ cricketers who can help them do well in the World Cup.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Chaminda Vaas, winner at the 1996 men’s Cricket...
Hiruni Wijayaratne with her medal.
2019-04-29 19:30:00
US-based Sri Lankan Marathoner Hiruni Wijayaratne...
Dian Gomes
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Dian Gomes, the president of the Boxing...
Alex Hales
2019-04-29 19:30:00
LONDON, Monday - Batsman Alex Hales has been...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
FERNANDO - LAKSHMAN (Retired Master Chief Petty...
2019-04-29 19:30:00
Behaviour of politicians is not acceptableWe have...

Tuesday, April 30, 2019