Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera has withdrawn the Gazette issued on lifting the ban on women buying alcohol or working in places that sell or manufacture liquor and also the Gazette extending the opening hours for bars and pubs. MORE..
18 Jan 2018 (1:33 PM)
President Maithripala Sirisena says that he has instructed the Attorney General, the Director General of the Bribery Commission and other relevant officials to proceed with legal action based on the final report of the Bond Commission. MORE..
17 Jan 2018 (7:50 PM)
The maiden rally of the United National Front (UNF) in lieu of the upcoming Local Government election will take place today (18). MORE...
18 Jan 2018 (11:03 AM)
The Supreme Court today dismissed a petition filed by the National People s Party challenging the rejection of its nomination list for the Colombo Municipal Council (CMC). MORE..
17 Jan 2018 (5:54 PM)
UPFA MP Ranjith De Zoysa has been removed from his post as the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Chief Organiser for the Rakwana Electorate in the Ratnapura District. MORE..
18 Jan 2018 (1:48 PM)
A Sri Lankan maid, who stole her employer s gold necklace and was caught after she posted a photo on Facebook that showed her wearing it, has been jailed for six months in UAE. MORE..
18 Jan 2018 (10:05 AM)