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Local Government Commissioners and Governors to be summoned in the future to discuss local government issues - Minister Janaka Bandara Tennakoon

The Ministerial Consultative Committee on Public Services, Provincial Councils and Local Government took to discuss the fact that although the local governmentbodies cannot spend money...

High Commissioner Moragoda seeks greater Defence and Security Cooperation with India

High Commissioner of Sri Lanka to India Milinda Moragoda explored avenues to further strengthen defence and security cooperation with India during a meeting with the...

Commandos to Erect New Office Complex at Regimental HQ

Ganemulla - based Commando Regiment (CR) Regimental Headquarters on Thursday (2) had Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army, General Shavendra Silva as...

The Conflict that Eluded Peace’ of General Shantha Kottegoda (Rtd) Presented to Army Chief

A copy of the recently-published ‘The Conflict that Eluded Peace’, authored by the former Secretary of Defence and 17th Commander of the Army, General Shantha...

Hindu 'Pooja' at Shri Ponnambalawaneswarar Kovil blesses 71st anniversary of the Navy

In parallel with the series of religious programmes held in view of the 71st anniversary of the Sri Lanka Navy, a special Hindu 'Pooja' was...

85 persons held for engaging in illegal fishing last month

Sri Lanka Navy held 85 persons for engaging illegal fishing, during special operations conducted in the Eastern, Southeastern, Northwestern, Northern, Southern and North Central Naval...

The Marubeni Corporation of Japan Explores Possibilities of Investing US$ 375 million in the Wind Power Project, Textiles, and EV Industry in Sri Lanka

The Marubeni Corporation of Japan Explores Possibilities of Investing US$ 375 million in the Wind Power Project, Textiles, and EV Industry in Sri Lanka

The delegation of ‘South India Powerloom Federation’ successfully concludes the Business Visit to Sri Lanka

A delegation of ‘South India Powerloom Federation’, the confederation of weaving associations in the Southern States of India, along with the Chairman of the Federation...

Foreign Minister G.L. Peiris hosts working dinner for Ambassadors of Islamic States

Foreign Minister G.L. Peiris hosted a working dinner for the Heads of Mission of Islamic States in Colombo on 30 November. Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa...

Islamic religious rituals invoke blessings on forthcoming 71st anniversary of Navy

  A special Islamic prayer session was conducted at the Jummah Mosque on Chatham Street today (02nd December 2021) to invoke blessings on the forthcoming 71st...

Current Affairs

Milad-Un-Nabi National Celebration held under the patronage of the Prime Minister

The Milad-Un-Nabi National Celebration was held under the patronage of Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees last night (19th October).

HE the President Refreshes Memories in Fort, Gajaba Regiment on Army Day

HE the President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s participation in the 72nd Army Day Anniversary celebration agenda at Anuradhapura, Saliyapura Gajaba Regiment’s Regimental HQ on Sunday (10) is...

President joins special event organized to mark 20th anniversary of 9/11 terror attacks

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa attended the special commemorative event organized in front of the Manhattan Memorial in the United States to mark the 20th anniversary of...

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s special address to the nation

 President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s special address to the nation

Hajj Message

The Hajj festival is a spiritual celebration that displays the spirit of mutual understanding, compassion and exchange of fond greetings among the Islamdevotees the world...

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa Addresses the 77th Session of UNESCAP

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, today via a video message, addressed the opening segment of the 77th Session of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission...

Nekath Seettuwa’ presented to President

Following the ancient customs and traditions, the ‘Nekath Seettuwa’, the table of auspicious times for this year’s Sinhala and Tamil New Year was presented to...

National ‘Aluth Sahal Mangalya’ held under President’s patronage

The National ‘Aluth Sahal Mangalya’ (New Rice Festival) one of the most venerated ancient agricultural rituals to offer the maiden harvest of Maha season to...

Coherent strategy to boost local apparel industry

Garment owners assure President of meeting export targets

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