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For the first time in history, the Parliament of Sri Lanka and the University of Colombo are jointly launching a course on Parliamentary Affairs and Procedures

The Parliament of Sri Lanka and the University of Colombo jointly initiated a short course on parliamentary affairs and procedures for the first time in...

Report of the special committee related to the May 9 violent incidents will be submitted to Parliament soon – State Minister of Defence  

 The gazette notification to remove legal obstacles to the extradition of criminals from UAE also approved.

Eleven (Amendment) Bills receive the approval at the Ministerial Consultative Committee on Justice to be presented in Parliament for the second reading.

 Eleven (Amendment) Bills receive the approval at the Ministerial Consultative Committee on Justice to be presented in Parliament for the second reading.

President leaves on official visit to Japan and Philippines

President Ranil Wickremesinghe is scheduled to leave the island ( Sept- 26) on an official visit to Japan and the Philippines.

Navy takes hold of Kerala cannabis worth over Rs. 46 million street value

Sri Lanka Navy took hold of a consignment of Kerala cannabis weighing over 155kg, during a special search operation in Ilanthadiya, Norochcholai (23rd September 2022)....

Practical programme will be implemented within a short period of time to minimize crop damage caused by animals

Practical programme will be implemented within a short period of time to minimize crop damage caused by animals – Minister Mahinda Amaraweera says at the...

Minister Dr. Wijedasa Rajapaksa appointed as the Chairman of the Committee on Ethics and Privileges

Minister of Justice, Prisons Affairs and Constitutional Reforms Hon. Dr. Wijedasa Rajapakshe was unanimously elected as the new chairman of the Committee on Ethics and...

President writes to Mahanayakes regarding electricity tariff revisions

President Ranil Wickremesinghe has expressed his gratitude to the Venerable Maha Sangha for their contribution on conserving electricity at religious shrines and the precedent it...

The statement made by President Ranil Wickremesinghe while participating in the vote of condolence on the demise of HM Queen Elizabeth II

The statement made by President Ranil Wickremesinghe while participating in the vote of condolence on the demise of HM Queen Elizabeth II, moved in the...

Defence Attaché of Embassy of Kingdom of the Netherlands calls on Commander of the Navy

Defence Attaché at the Embassy of Kingdom of the Netherlands in India and accredited to Sri Lanka, Captain Robert van Bruinessen called on Commander of...

Current Affairs

The statement made by President Ranil Wickremesinghe while participating in the vote of condolence on the demise of HM Queen Elizabeth II

The statement made by President Ranil Wickremesinghe while participating in the vote of condolence on the demise of HM Queen Elizabeth II, moved in the...

President meets Sri Lankan Diaspora in UK

President meets Sri Lankan Diaspora in UK • Invites them to invest in Sri Lanka

Multi-Sector Combined Mechanism for Empowering Rural Economic Revitalization Centres to ensure food security and Nutrition 

Multi-Sector Combined Mechanism for Empowering Rural Economic Revitalization Centres to ensure food security and Nutrition 

Interim Budget Speech – 2022

Interim Budget Speech – 2022 Amendment to the Appropriation Act, No. 30 of 2021

President's Policy Statement- 2022-08-03

President's Policy Statement- 2022-08-03 I consider that the creation of a new Constitution with new attitudes in order to provide space for youth, is one of...

Special Statement by the Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe

Special Statement by the Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe

I will undertake this task willingly risking my life if needed and will overcome the challenges facing us- PM

My goal and dedication is not to save an individual, a family, or a party. My objective is to save all the people of this...

Indian External Affairs Minister calls on President

Indian External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar who is on a three-day official visit to Sri Lanka called on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa March (28).

President hands over appointment letters to 13 new High Court Judges

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa handed over the appointment letters to 13 new High Court Judges at the Presidential Secretariat this morning (03).

speech made by His Excellency President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on 74th Independence Day

    speech made by His Excellency President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on 74th Independence Day

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