(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The ‘Gramashakthiyen – Gama Hadana Gamana’ programme will be launched today (13) from the Puthtalam district under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena. This programme will be implemented in parallel to the Grama Shakthi People’s Movement."‘Gramashakthiyen – Gama Hadana Gamana’ under President’s patronage in Puthtalam today"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Ministry of Petroleum Resources Development is to introduce Euro 4 fuel to the market and replace Super Diesel and 95 Octane Petrol in July."Euro 4 to replace Super Diesel and 95 Octane Petrol from July"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The European Commission yesterday granted €160 000 (approximately LKR 29 million) in humanitarian funding to bring emergency assistance to the communities affected by the recent floods. About 17,500 people in the seven most affected districts will benefit from this aid and priority will be given to those who have been displaced."EU provides emergency relief to flood victims"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Jeep in which three suspects who open fired at Chief incumbent of Kataragama Kiriwehera Venerable Kobawaka Damminda Thera and another monk was taken into custody by the Police this morning."Shooting at Kiriwehera: Suspects’ jeep taken into custody"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –U.S. President Donald Trump’s declaration on Tuesday that he intended to end joint military exercises with South Korea took South Korean and U.S. military officials by surprise."Trump surprises with pledge to end military exercises in South Korea"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –An earthquake measuring 5.9 on Richter scale rocked West Sumatra province of western Indonesia earlier Wednesday, but was not potential for tsunami, the meteorology and geophysics agency said here."5.9 magnitude quake strikes off western Indonesia"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Dedicated lanes for cyclists and pedestrians seem to be bygone. In the age of smartphones when users are oblivious of their surrounding, a city in northern China introduced a special pedestrian lane exclusively for slow-walking smartphone users."Special lane for smartphone addicts introduced"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lankan Cricketers Angelo Mathews and Lahiru Gamage withdrew from the ongoing West Indies tour and will be returning to the homeland today."Angelo Mathews, Lahiru Gamage withdraws from West Indies tour"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lanka Customs officials at the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake have arrested a Sri Lankan man who was attempting to smuggle in gold biscuits worth over Rs 1.7 million."Sri Lanka Customs nab man attempting to smuggle gold biscuits worth Rs. 1.7 million"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Former President of the Ghana Football Association, Kwasi Nyantakyi, has resigned from the positions he was occupying in both the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) as a result of the Ana’s exposé, kaspafmonline.com understands."Kwasi Nyantakyi resigns from CAF, FIFA"