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Friday, October 6, 2017

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2017-10-06 14:00:00
Currently being watched by riveted and shaken...
2017-10-06 12:15:00
 Parliamentarian Udaya Gammanpila today...
2017-10-06 12:00:00
 The special audit reports on the Central...
2017-10-06 11:30:00
 Traffic has build up at Town Hall due to a...
2017-10-06 11:15:00
 The United Nations Special Rapporteur on...
2017-10-06 11:00:00
 An interdicted Police Constable who took...
2017-10-06 10:45:00
 President Maithripala Sirisena, this...
2017-10-06 10:30:00
 Sri Lankan skipper Dinesh Chandimal...
2017-10-06 09:15:00
 The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to...
2017-10-06 08:30:00
 The draft National Audit Bill will be taken...
2017-10-06 08:15:00
 Twenty-six persons were arrested in...
2017-10-06 05:30:00
 Prevailing showery conditions are expected...
Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne and NHSL Director Dr. Anil Jasinghe at the unit.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The number of total dialysis machines available...
Prison Reforms and Resettlement and Hindu Religious Affairs State Minister M.L.A.M. Hisbullah along with Secretary of State Saudi Arabia Bahad bin Abdul Aziz in the Kingdom.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Prison Reforms and Resettlement and Hindu...
The van and bus involved in the accident. Picture by G. A. GUNASENA, Ginigathena Special Corr.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Six persons who suffered severe injuries when a...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Sri Lanka Railway has amassed a considerable...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Sri Lanka has offered its support to Bosnia...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
All faculties of the Kelaniya University except...
The incomplete road.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The non-construction of the side-way draining...
Labour and Trade Union Relations Minister W.D.J. Seneviratne hands over a scholarship to a student.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Scholarships were awarded to 15 schoolchildren of...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Naval personnel attached to the Northern Naval...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Prices of essential food items have gone up sky-...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Dr. Amrith Rohan Perera, formerly Legal Adviser...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
A Special Task Force (STF) officer and two other...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
A suspect who pleaded guilty to possessing ganja...
Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne addresses the meeting.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
All Ayurvedic drugs production companies will be...
Warrant Officer I, H.D.W Perera in Korea.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Warrant Officer I, H.D.W Perera, Regimental...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The Appropriation Bill outlining allocations to...
The Marketing Department of the Industrial Development Board, Moratuwa conducted a special session on "Export Promotion" in Matara to canvass and encourage buyers and sellers and exchange views beneficial to them and the country. Picture shows participants from L to R: EDB Directress Udeni Wijekoon, IDB Marketing Director P.L. Sarath Udayasiri ; IDB Regional Development Division Director K.M.S.J. Bandara, IAT Marketing Directoress Mannoji Wijekoon, IDB Deputy Director F.W. Rajapaksha , IDB Deputy Directress
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The Marketing Department of the Industrial...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
"Galle Dialogue", the International...
The painting exhibition at the ceremony.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
World Mental Health Day celebrated at Diyatha...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
National Vap Magul Ceremony in Kekirawa |...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Petroleum Resources Development Minister Arjuna...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The US Embassy in Colombo on Wednesday announced...
Labour and Trade Union Relations Minister W. D. J. Seneviratne unveiling the plaque of Ratnapura Labour Office.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
​The entire labour force in Sri Lanka is 8.5...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The results of the top-scorers of the Grade 5...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The Entrepreneurship Day, which is the fourth day...
Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne handing over a scholarship to a student, while Deputy Health Minister Faizal Cassim and officials look on.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The Health Ministry handed over 10 Indian...
Opposition Leader and Tamil National Alliance Leader R. Sampanthan meeting UK Minister of State for Asia and Pacific Mark Field at Westminster House in Colombo.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Leader of the Opposition and Tamil National...
Police with the haul of ammunition. Picture by Bandula Seneviratne, Vavuniya North Corr.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Police recovered a haul of locally-manufactured...
Agriculture Minister Duminda Dissanayake listening to the grievances of the NCP unemployed graduates at a recently held meeting on the issue. Picture by Nimal Wijesinghe
2017-10-05 19:30:00
 Anuradhapura Grads languish without...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
UK’s State Minister for Asia and the...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Human Rights Commission Chairperson Dr. Deepika...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
For arrest made on false information | CEB...
Minister Faiszer Musthapha presenting a trophy to a child at the ceremony.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Children of this country did not have a childhood...
President Maithripala Sirisena unveiling the plaque of the new unit, while Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne, Deputy Health Minister Fizal Cassim, doctors and officials look on.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
A total of Rs. 2,700 million will be invested for...
A demolished illegal construction near Nuwarawewa. Picture by Nimal Wijesinghe
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Anuradhapura people in grave dangeThe Nuwarawewa...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Sri Lankan Foreign Ministry vows to cover costThe...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) inaugurated a Submarine...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Southern Province public servants said they did...
Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne unveiling the plaque of the new MOH office while Health Deputy Minister Faizal Cassim, Acting Director General of Heath Services Dr. Jayasundara Bandara, Global Fund representatives and others look on.​
2017-10-05 19:30:00
According to Health Minister Dr. Rajitha...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The bedrock on which our world has been built is...
Philippines Military Chief General Eduardo Ano with US Pacific Command Chief Admiral Harry Harris in Hawaii last week.- AFP
2017-10-05 19:30:00
THE PHILIPPINES: The Philippines’ military...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket Thursday slapped a six...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Sydney: Injury-prone James Pattinson has been...
Suranga Lakmal living with the scars of Lahore.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
DUBAI, Thursday – Whenever Suranga Lakmal...
Novices U-8/10/12 champions and runner ups
2017-10-05 19:30:00
 Novices All Island Open Ranking TTIshara...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
 Fitness doubts surround Lahiru...
Men’s champions, Zahira College ‘Greens’ celebrating victory
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Arshad and Rajika emerge as top SL bowlersZahira...
WP Central team
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Prima Champions Cup U-15 Inter Provincial school...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Lausanne: A trial period for the video assistant...
Ashendra  Siriwardana
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Ashendra Siriwardana scored a brilliant unbeaten...
Heshan Hettiarachchi
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Heshan Hettiarachchi, the skipper and right arm...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
A good all round performance of unbeaten 50 runs...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Bloemfontein: South Africa’s fast bowling...
West Indies leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo – best figures in pink ball Tests with 8 for 49 v Pakistan at Dubai in 2016
2017-10-05 19:30:00
DUBAI, Thursday - Sri Lanka will become the...
Argentine President Mauricio Macri (C) speaks to the press next to his counterparts Horacio Cartes (L) of Paraguay and Tabare Vazquez of Uruguay after holding a meeting at the Casa Rosada presidential palace in Buenos Aires on October 4. AFP
2017-10-05 19:30:00
:Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay will form a...
An Bio Extract official receiving the award from Minister of Development Strategies and International Trade Malik Samarawickrama.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Bio Extracts (Baraka) has won the accolade of...
MTI’s international consultants who will be mentoring the Sri Lankan startup entrepreneurs: Subash Bidare (from India) and  Naush Beg (from Pakistan)
2017-10-05 19:30:00
‘idea2fund’ – the year round...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Sri Lanka’s Finance Ministry on Wednesday...
Rathna Producers Cinnamon Exports Managing Director Piyatissa Runage receiving the award from  Deputy Minister of National Policies and Economic Affairs, Dr. Harsha de Silva.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Rathna Producers Cinnamon Exports secured a...
Chief Guest Minister of Education of Sri Lanka Akila Viraj Kariyawasam at the opening
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The World's Biggest Book Sale will be held at...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is expected to...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Silvermill Group of Companies won two...
L-R  Ayomal Gunasekara (Head-Device Business - Dialog Axiata PLC) , Navin Peiris – (Head of Business - Broadband and Fixed Telecommunications - Dialog Axiata PLC), Nirmal Pieris (chief Operating Officer – E-W Information Systems Limited) , Kulendran Nallathamby (Head- Channel Management Dialog Axiata PLC)
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Enters into a strategic partnership to distribute...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
With speed being a critical factor in fighting...
Tun Lai Margue, Ambassador of the European Union to Sri Lanka,  Sujeewa Senasinghe, State Minister of International Trade and  Sonali Wijeratne, Director General of Commerce, Department of Commerce, at the event.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
At the seminar titled "Sri Lanka and GSP+ :...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The 81st Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the...
Well-renowned Skills Development Specialist Sanath Gamage addressing entrepreneurs
2017-10-05 19:30:00
As per its vision to propel the expansion and...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Due to the huge demand from many countries around...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle is proud to...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The Organization of Professional Associations (...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Mitra Innovation, based in Sri Lanka and the UK...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Favourite International (a member of Favourite...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
AIA Sri Lanka’s first ever AIA Vitality...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
This is the best auspicious time for American...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Governments of India and Sri Lanka are...
Last year's winners
2017-10-05 19:30:00
For the first time Sri Lankan emerging...
The third consecutive Tourism Leaders’ Summit and International Research Symposium was held at BMICH in Colombo with President Maithripala Sisisena as the Chief Guest. The theme of the event was ‘Sustainable Tourism for Development - Way Forward for Sri Lanka’. The Tourism Leaders’ Summit and International Research Symposium was partnered by the Ministry of Tourism Development and Christian Religious Affairs and Sri Lanka Tourism as the strategic partner. Over 1,000 local and foreign industry professionals
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The third consecutive Tourism Leaders’...
A glimpse of the Sri Lankan pavilion which won the best decorative stand
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Sri Lanka Tourism was able to clinch the award...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Organizations can demonstrate social...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The Petroleum Exploration Development Plan under...
          Venora Lanka’s quest for excellence has been recognized by the National Chamber of Exporters (NCE) at the 25th Annual Export Awards – 2017 held at Hilton Main Ballroom, Colombo on September 29. Venora Lanka clinched the Bronze category Award in the Industry Sector. Venora Lanka Power Panels is an export oriented manufacturer who has its state of the art Factory at the Export Processing Zone, Biyagama. ‘Venora Lanka’ provides power panels to Mega Projects in Sri Lanka and exports to Bangladesh, Mal
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Venora Lanka’s quest for excellence has...
Dr.Parakrama Dissanayake – Chairman of Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) speaking at the seminar.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
“Production is taking in place Asia only...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
South Asia Textiles has won Gold at the NCE...
Nanda Fernando, Managing Director, Sampath Bank PLC handing over the Letter of Offer to Aung Than, Chairman / Managing Director, Family Business Group Hotel Limited.  From left : Lakkhana Gunaratne, Manager, Myanmar Representative Office, Sampath Bank; Nanda Fernando, Managing Director, Sampath Bank PLC;  Nimal Karunaratne, Sri Lanka’s Ambassador to Myanmar; Aung Than, Chairman / Managing Director, Family Business Group Hotel Limited; Myint Lwin, Director, Family Business Group Hotel Limited and Ko Ko Latt,
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Sampath Bank PLC announced that it had...
Executive Chairman of Lanka Harness Company, Rohan Pallewatta receiving the Presidential Award from Minister Malik Samarawickrama.
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Lanka Harness Company was awarded at the...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
For the first time a Sri Lankan company, John...
Ballroom
2017-10-05 19:30:00
As the Galadari hotel proudly celebrates its 33rd...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The Kingsbury menu at The Grill now has 42 items...
Practices for  Nipuna Prathibha
2017-10-05 19:30:00
From the inspirational story of a girl who...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Hilton Colombo recently came up with another...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
In celebration of World Children’s’...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The Model United Nations (MUN) Club of Richmond...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts in collaboration...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Remember the little Polish village where every...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The top rung politicians of the fifties, sixties...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Most dream of a 24-carat gold engagement ring...
Shehan Madusanka
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Hilton Colombo Residences recently announced the...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Joining the exalted company of ‘SPORTS...
Playful: A one-year-old panda plays on a tree at the Bifengxia Panda Base near the Ya'an City of Sichuan Province
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Adorable moment baby bears zonk out after a day...
The Buddhist temple overlooking the ancient city walls
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Juliet Coombe celebrates the monthly magic of...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The task of the political analyst is not only to...
Hilton Colombo, Asst. Pastry Chef, Kusum Fernando
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Green GlazeIngredients:300g Fresh Cream370g...
Ramada Colombo,  Executive Chef,  Shareef Kareem
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Ramada Colombo’s Barramundi Promotion...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Ongoing battle for supremacy over territoryLife...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The Hambantota Magistrate’s Court yesterday...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
An acting Officer in Charge of the Divulapitiya...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
A team of Forest Conservation Department...
 Two Crowns - Poland
2017-10-05 19:30:00
The European Film Festival promotes cultural...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Indian Cultural Centre (ICC) will be screening...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
Enforce Capital PunishmentIn various parts of the...
2017-10-05 19:30:00
REV. BR. RAPHAEL RODRIGO FSC,​ De La Salle...

Friday, October 6, 2017