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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

2020-01-21 17:39:00
Fifteen children were injured following a roof...
2020-01-21 12:10:00
The Colombo Chief Magistrate Lanka Jayarathna...
2020-01-21 09:23:00
A German court convicted a Sri Lankan man Monday...
2020-01-21 09:14:00
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has decided to provide...
2020-01-21 09:04:00
Passenger Transport, Power and Energy Minister...
2020-01-21 07:46:00
The senior health official investigating an...
2020-01-21 06:50:00
A final decision is to be taken today regarding...
2020-01-21 05:50:00
The Colombo High Court on Friday fixed today to...
2020-01-21 04:11:00
The Parliamentary Selection Committee under the...
2020-01-21 02:30:00
Showery condition is expected to enhance to some...
2020-01-20 19:40:00
Action will be taken concerning the controversial...
MAKEOVER FOR THREE KEY BUSINESS LOCATIONS: A group of Government Parliamentarians accompanied by state officials and members of the business community yesterday visited three key business locations in the city currently in a dilapidated state due to negligence by the previous regime. They discussed plans and strategies to uplift them as vibrant business centres and key tourist attractions. Here, State Minister Gamini Lokuge, MP’s Namal Rajapaksa, D.V.Chanaka, UDA and CMC officials and business association m
2020-01-20 19:39:00
The Government will take urgent steps to develop...
2020-01-20 19:37:00
Sri Lanka has become the number one nation in the...
2020-01-20 19:36:00
Colombo Chief Magistrate Lanka Jayarathne...
2020-01-20 19:35:00
A Task Force for the Development of the tourism...
2020-01-20 19:34:00
Retired Justice Padmini Ranawaka was summoned...
2020-01-20 19:32:00
Ven. Prof. Medagoda Abhayatissa Thera yesterday...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
H.G. Siripala (53) of ‘Jayasekara Niwasa’,...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
A Chinese company has expressed its willingness...
Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi hands over medical equipment worth Rs. 300 million to Ratnapura Teaching Hospital Director M.B.A. Rodrigo while officials look on.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi handed...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Supreme Court seven-judge-bench headed by...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Ten farmers in the Kurunegala District have died...
Explosives and detonators recovered by the Navy
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Few detonators used for illegal fishing were...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Showery condition is expected to enhance to some...
Twins posing for a selfie. Picture by Sulochana Gamage
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The government is ready to facilitate twin...
NEW BUILDING COMPLEX: The opening of the new administration building complex  at Mahinda Rajapaksa College, Homagama  took place under the patronage of  Higher Education, Technology and Innovation   Minister Dr Bandula Gunawardena  yesterday.  This three storied building complex   also houses a fully equipped library.  Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa  and Education Ministry Secrtary  N.H.M.Chitrananda were present
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Higher Education, Information, Technology and...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The actions of certain decadent political leaders...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Roads and Highways, Ports and Shipping Minister...
Customs officials with the stock of illegal cigarettes seized at the BIA.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Five Sri Lankans who attempted to smuggle a stock...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
 The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP)...
ANCL Chairman President’s Counsel W Dayaratne handing over the first copy of Oruwella to Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Douglas Devananda and State Minister Sanath Nishantha, while Ministry Secretary Indu Rathnayaka, ANCL General Manager Abhaya Amaradasa,  Managing Editor Government Relations Samantha Karunarsekara, and Editor of the publication Buddhika Imbulana look on. Picture by Wasitha Patabendige and Kelum Liyanage
2020-01-20 19:30:00
ANCL Chairman President’s Counsel W Dayaratne...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Jayamini Children’s Centre was recently...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Pensions Department yesterday (20) introduced...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Athula Priyadarshana De Silva assumed duties as...
A handicraft worker with her products.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Female handicraft workers in Thalakolawewa,...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Environment and Wildlife Resources & Lands...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Crown Prince of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and...
Central Province Governor Lalith U. Gamage addressing the gathering. Pictures by G.A. Gunasena, Ginigathena Special Corr.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Five thousand teachers are to be recruited to...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Justice A.H.M.D. Nawaz has been appointed as the...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
CHENNAI: India’s National Investigation Agency (...
Minister Rohitha Abeygunawardena greeting the participants of the event.  Picture by Mathugama Corr.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Youth should be moulded into a generation that...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa at a ceremony...
Four new ambassadors and a High Commissioner presented their credentials to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the President’s House in Colombo yesterday (20).
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Four new ambassadors along with a new high...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The present government plans to secure a two-...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
People should appreciate the mission accomplished...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) won’t be able...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Parliamentary Selection Committee (PSC) under...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) the leading Digital...
Commercial Bank’s staff gathering in progress.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon celebrates 100...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Founder President of Sri Lanka’s...
Prof. W. U. Chandrasekara Leader-Biology, Prof. N.A.K.P.J. Senevirathne Leader-Chemistry, Kewwen Kurunarathna, Sithum Fernando, Gangadhee Iru Kumarasiri, Ravidu Ranatunga, Ravidu Kannangara, Ananthakrishnan Apilaash, Prof. H.H. Sumathiapla IJSO Country Coordinator & Leader-Physics.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Bank of Ceylon has sponsored five Sri Lankan...
Participants at the session
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Women Directors’ Forum (WDF), a pioneering...
Ashok Pathirage Chairman, Softlogic Holdings PLC opens GLOMARK showroom at Nawala
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Softlogic GLOMARK stretches its presence further...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
A forum discussing Sri Lanka’s economic direction...
Nawaloka Hospitals Chairman Dr. Jayantha Dharmadasa, Nawaloka Hospitals Director Ashani Givanthi Dharmadasa and Chef Deshabandu Dr. Mario Alan Gerreyn with the Nawaloka Food and Beverage team
2020-01-20 19:30:00
A leading healthcare provider Nawaloka Hospitals...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Tharindu Kumarage, a Consultant Research Engineer...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Amãna Bank OrphanCare Chairman Ruzly Hussain with Treasurer Rohan Tudawe and MegaPay (Private) Limited General Manager Vardan Aslibekyan after signing the agreement. Amãna Bank Chief Executive Officer Mohamed Azmeer,  VP Retail Banking & Marketing Siddeeque Akbar, CIO Rajitha Dissanayake, Head of OrphanCare Azad Zaheed while representing MegaPay (Private) Limited and Marketing and Business Development Manager Ushantha Samaraweera and Business Development Executive Sumeya Kuthubdeen looks on.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
AmãnaBank and MegaPay (Pvt) Limited recently...
Vice Chancellor OUSL Prof. S. A. Ariadurai opens the new study centre in Matale
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Around 300 registered students with The Open...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Ceylon National Chamber of Industries (CNCI...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Government would soon introduce new policies...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
In yet another strategic joint promotional...
Standing from Left: Keith Johnson, Support Manager, Finance, Diordre Moraes, Resource Mobilization Manager, Monroe Jayasooriya, Deputy Director, Roshan Mendis – Chief Executive Officer, Chaminda Senewiratne, Head of Digital Banking Channels, Gamika De Silva, Head of Sales & Marketing, Chinthaka Fernando, Manager, Institutional Business Development and Manoj Wijewardane, Manager, Digital Commerce.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
With a mission to empower and foster the growing...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Not only is this awesome achievement worth...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Sri Lanka and Turkey will sign a double taxation...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Unemploment of educated youth (UEY) having...
Prabhash Subasinghe at the EDB
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Sri Lanka’s leading apparel exporters said that...
One in five Filipinos between the ages of 15 and 24, including one-third of young Filipino women, are still not in employment, education, and training, compared with the average rate of 18% in Southeast Asia and the Pacific.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Manila: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has...
The victorious KVPL team from Left: Eranda Welikala, Kushani Rajapakshe, Susantha Wijesinghe, Ranil Fernando, National Business Excellence Awards Chairman 2019, Sunil Wijesinghe, Johann Rodrigo, Senior Deputy President, National Chamber of Commerce, Nandika Buddhipala, South Africa’s Ambassador to Sri Lanka,  Robina Patricia Marks, President of the National Chamber of Commerce, Asela de Livera, Anuruddha Gamage, Shenali Panditharatne, Anura Senanayake, Vidura Weerabahu
2020-01-20 19:30:00
 Kelani Valley Plantations PLC (KVPL)...
Ajith Salgado, Group Chief Information Officer, Sampath Bank, presents the sponsorship cheque to  Mohan Pandithage, Chairman of Singer (Sri Lanka), (From left -  Kumar Samarasinghe, Director - Marketing, Singer (Sri Lanka);  Mahesh Wijewardene – Chief Executive Officer, Singer (Sri Lanka) PLC;  Mohan Pandithage, Chairman of Singer (Sri Lanka);  Ajith Salgado, Group Chief Information Officer, Sampath Bank;  Kusal De Silva, Assistant General Manager- Operations and Card Centre, Sampath Bank; Darshin Pathinaya
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Continuing to support events that add value to...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
 The reputed US-based Moody Economic...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Shippers’ Academy Colombo - SAC has organized...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's decision to...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
FRANCE: A mysterious SARS-like virus has spread...
A child running towards a dust storm in Mullengudgery in New South Wales. - Dust storms hit many parts of Australia's western New South Wales as a prolonged drought continues. - AFP
2020-01-20 19:30:00
  AUSTRALIA: “Apocalyptic” dust storms...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The case filed against former UPFA MP Sajin de...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Former Defence Secretary Hemasiri Fernando and...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Thalathuoya police officers arrested seven...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Galle Chief Magistrate Harshana Kekunawela...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Colombo High Court ordered to fix the case...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Being in the music scene for more than three...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Internationally acclaimed Sri Lankan-British...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Often dubbed as ‘The Prince of Sinhala Pop’ is a...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The 49-year-old singer has been named as one of...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Lance Sterling (voiced by Will Smith) is the self...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Sinhala cinema completes 73 years today. The ‘...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
An International blockbuster movie is being...
Anuradha B Rekawa
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Office bearers were elected at the Annual General...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Twenty five years after the release of the first...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Computer-generated creatures continue to torment...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
After directing films like ‘Nil Battey Sannata’...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Coronavirus may be in the news in some parts of...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The future depends on a social democracy that...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Scrap 19A and drop proposed 20, 21 and 22:...
With their mentor Sybil Wettasinghe
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Commemorating its sesquicentennial anniversary,...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Annual Litrary Festival of the Akkaraipattu...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Students of the Lyceum International School,...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Faya Montessori and Preschool Annual Concert and...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Welcoming in 2020 isn’t just welcoming in a new...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
While Kate Middleton's royal wardrobe is known...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
It is a classic day for movie buffs on January 21...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Diluka Rajapaksha is a young and aspiring...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
A wedding day is one of the most important days...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
For most women, having the right lip shade on is...
West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons blasted 10 sixes as Windies routed Ireland to draw the three-match T20I series.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
BASSETERRE, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Monday -...
Zimbabwe’s captain Sean Williams (R) walks back to the pavilion after his dismissal by Sri Lanka’s Lasith Embuldeniya while the Sri Lanka tem celebrates during the second day of the first Test cricket match between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka at the Harare Sports Club in Harare on January 20. AFP
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Harare, Monday: Donald Tiripano struck early to...
Roger Federer hits a return against Steve Johnson of the US during their men’s singles match on day one of the Australian Open on Monday. - AFP
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Melbourne, Monday: Serena Williams and Roger...
Matheesha Pathirana bowling against India in the Under 19 Cricket World Cup match where he set a new world record for the fastest delivery recorded.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Sri Lankan young sensation Matheesha Pathirana,...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
LIVERPOOL, Sunday - Liverpool came through a high...
Manuja Dulneth
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Right offspinner Manuja Dulneth steered Rahula...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Chilaw Marians CC will meet CCC in the final of...
Yashashvi Jaiswal top scored for India with 59 against Sri Lanka in their U19 World Cup group match.
2020-01-20 19:30:00
An all-round performance helped India registered...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Trinity College Kandy leading first inning...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Port Elizabeth, Monday: Four members of South...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
The Richmond–Mahinda Cricket Encounter is an...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Port Elizabeth, Monday: England completed a...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
PORT ELIZABETH, Sunday - South Africa coach Mark...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
JANSZ - DWAYNE JASON FABIAN - Darling son of...
2020-01-20 19:30:00
Selection of students to universitiesAlthough the...

Tuesday, January 21, 2020