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Colombo Uni Students Union protest Ven. Murutthettuwe’s appointment as Chancellor

The Students' Union of the University of Colombo has stated that they are protesting against the appointment of Ven. Murutthettuwe Ananda Thera...

Maximum retail price of all essential commodities removed through gazette

The government has removed the retail price cap on several essential commodities through a recent gazette notification. As such,...

Court rejects writ file against appointment of Cabraal

The Appeal Court has rejected the writ application which was filed challenging the appointment of Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) Governor...

“If you don’t have rice eat manioc; It’s good for cancer…”...

Responding to questions by the media as to the shortage of rice and the cost of dry rations being increased, Minister of...

SL on alert over Pfizer and AstraZeneca vaccine-resistant COVID variant

Sri Lanka is on alert over a new coronavirus variant named A.30, which can evade Pfizer and AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines, State Minister...

“No idea of XPress Pearl Cargo; Lack of transparency…” Dr. Meththika...

Experts assessing the environmental damage caused by the X Press Pearl wreck claim that a lack of resources and transparency are delaying...

“I haven’t been informed that People’s Bank is blacklisted…” – Finance...

Minister of Finance Basil Rajapaksa says that he in his capacity as Sri Lanka’s Minister of Finance has not been notified regarding...

Justice Minister likely to resign over appointment of ‘Golden Boy’ Gnanasara

President’s Counsel Ali Sabry, the only Muslim among the Cabinet ministers, is likely to quit the justice portfolio over the recent appointment...

“F1 track doesn’t necessarily have to be in my electorate…” –...

A private-sector project to construct a formula one racing track in Hambantota is under discussion with some international investors having shown interest,...

Ministers & MPs urge President to consider importing luxury vehicles for...

The government’s decision to import tax-free vehicles including several SUVs to be utilized by Ministers & MPs has resurfaced following a brief...