(ZIMBABWE, LANKAPUVATH) – Zimbabwe’s incoming leader Emmerson Mnangagwa has hailed a “new and unfolding democracy” after returning from exile to replace Robert Mugabe."Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa promises jobs in ‘new democracy’"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Minister of Justice and Foreign Employment Thalatha Athukorala says due to the mediation of Sri Lanka Bureau of Foreign Employment (SLBFE) 115 migrant workers who did not receive wages were paid Rs. 51.64 million as salary arrears from January this year."SLBFE pays Rs. 51 million this year as compensation to migrant workers"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lankan Prime Minister Rani Wickremesinghe who arrived in the Indian capital of New Delhi on Wednesday will hold extensive talks with his Indian counterpart Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow with an aim to lift the momentum of bilateral ties."Sri Lankan Prime Minister to hold discussions with Indian Premier today"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), the cricket authority Wednesday confirmed that it would explore the possibility of recruiting Bangladesh head coach Chandika Hathurusingha for the post of National Head Coach."Sri Lanka Cricket considering Chandika Hathurusinghe for post of National Head Coach"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has granted Sri Lanka USD 350 million of financial assistance for two development projects."ADB grants Sri Lanka USD 350 million for development of road networks and wind power project"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –UTSAV, a three days cultural extravaganza was held at the natural surroundings of ViharaMahadevi Open Air Theatre in Colombo from 17-19 November as a part of ongoing [email protected] celebrations showcasing glimpses of popular Indian culture ."Folk Dance and Music from Punjab enthralled Sri Lankans in Colombo, Galle and Polonnaruwa"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Secretary General of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), Mr. Amjad Hussian B. Sial, called on Rt. Hon. Vice President of Nepal, H.E Mr. Nanda Bahadur Pun on 22 November 2017 and extended an invitation to him to attend Thirty-third SAARC Charter Day Celebration Ceremony to be held on 8 December 2017."Secretary General of SAARC calls on Vice President of Nepal"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –On the invitation of President Moon Jae-in, President Maithripala Sirisena will undertake a state visit to the Republic of Korea from 28 to 30 November 2017, in conjunction with the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and the Republic of Korea."President Sirisena to visit Korea next week"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Court of Appeal issued a stay order preventing the implementation of the Gazette notification on the delimitation of Local Government councils till 4th December."CA issued a Stay Order implementation of LG delimitation Gazette till December 4"