Sri Lankan police arrested 14 university students in Colombo over assault charges.

Mar 31, Colombo: Sri Lanka police today have arrested 14 university students in connection with an assault on university security personnel during an incident that took place last month. Mirihana Police arrested the 14 Arts Faculty students of the Sri Jayewardenepura University on Monday on charges of assaulting a security officer and damaging a security […]
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China, a friend of Lanka always – Speaker

:A group of Chinese businessmen and investors who arrived in Sri Lanka recently, on an invitation from Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Deputy Minister Sarath Kumara Gunaratne, met Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa at the Parliament premises. They held discussions on fisheries and agriculture sectors and road and urban development programs in Sri Lanka. They also discussed […]
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Sri Lankan government establishes a guaranteed price for Potato, Big Onion and Dried Chili.

Mar 28, Colombo: With the target of 10 percent growth in the agriculture sector, the Sri Lankan government says it aims at achieving national food security, ensuring a reasonable price for agricultural products and creating an uninterrupted access to competitive markets both in Sri Lanka and abroad for value added agricultural products. The Ministry of […]
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JAPAN GRANTS SRI LANKA RS.44 BILLION FOR CONSTRUCTION OF SECOND KELANI BRIDGE IN COLOMBO.

Mar 28, Colombo: The Government of Japan under its Yen Loan scheme has provided financial assistance to Sri Lanka to construct a second bridge over the Kelani River. Japan has granted the 44thYen Loan amounting to approximately Rs. 45 billion (Japanese Yen 35.02 billion) to Sri Lanka towards the Second New Kelani Bridge Construction Project. […]
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BEST WESTERN INT’L OF USA TO BUILD 5 HOTELS IN SRI LANKA.

:The world’s largest hotel chain Best Western International in partnership with local organization Elyon Hotels will open a 60-room Best Western Elyon Colombo Hotel on Baseline Road, Colombo.The hotel would be launched in three months time bringing the company’s world famous attributes of comfort, convenience and service excellence to the Sri Lankan Capital for the […]
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UN adopts US backed resolution by 11 votes From maximum Asian Countries.

The Resolution on Sri Lanka was adopted by a majority of 11 votes at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) sessions in Geneva a short while ago. Accordingly, 23 countries voted in favor of the draft while 12 countries voted against it. In addition, 12 countries, including India abstained from voting on the resolution. […]
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Two Sri Lankan teachers feted at Microsoft Global Forum.

  Colombo: 26 mar: Two Sri Lankan Teachers received international recognition when they were selected to participate in the ‘Microsoft in Education Global Forum 2014’, held in Barcelona, Spain from March 11 to 14. Shiroma Weerathunga from Presidents College, Ambilipitiya and Champa Rathnayaka from Kandy Model School were picked from 23,000 teachers worldwide for their […]
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