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Inquiry against Army officer kicking civilian

The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) has recommended the Army Commander to conduct a disciplinary inquiry and take appropriate action against the...

Gemstones worth over INR 9 million seized at Chennai airport, Sri Lankan arrested

Assorted gemstones totaling 1,746 pieces worth 9.43 million Indian rupees were seized at the airport in Chennai and a Sri Lankan national was arrested...

SLT-MOBITEL discusses Sri Lanka’s enterprise investment potential with top-ranking US officials

SLT-MOBITEL, the leading national Information and Communication Technology services provider, met with US Ambassador to Sri Lanka Julie J. Chung and other US officials...

Special Statement from Acting President

A committee, comprising the Chief of Defence Staff, Tri-forces Commanders, and the Inspector General of Police (IGP) has been appointed to control the current...

Japan to support demining in Kilinochchi, Mullaitivu

The Government of Japan has provided US$ 604,412 (Rs. 120 million) to the Skavita Humanitarian Assistance and Relief Project (SHARP) for humanitarian demining activities...

Putin orders Russian troops to Ukraine after recognising two breakaway regions

Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered the deployment of troops to two breakaway regions in eastern Ukraine after recognising them as independent on Monday, accelerating...

Minister Sarath Weerasekara tests positive for COVID

Minister of Public Security Rear Admiral (Retd) Sarath Weerasekara has tested COVID-19 positive. He was diagnosed to have contracted COVID following a PCR test after...

Elizabeth Holmes is found guilty of four counts of fraud

Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of the failed blood testing start-up Theranos, was found guilty of four of 11 charges of fraud on Monday, in...

Leader of Bohra community meets President

A meeting between the leader of the Bohra community, His Holiness Dr. Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin Saheb, and President Gotabaya Rajapaksa took place at the...

India will help strengthen Sri Lankan economy – Indian Foreign Secretary

Foreign Secretary of India Harsh Vardhan Shringla yesterday told Finance Minister Basil Rajapaksa that his country was ready to provide assistance to strengthen the...

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