(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Speaker of the Parliament of Iran, Ali Larijani arrived in Sri Lanka Wednesday night (18) on a two-day visit with delegation of five Parliamentarians and 31 Officials."Speaker of Iran Parliament arrived in Sri Lanka"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Former Kaduwela Pradeshiya Sabha member Wilathgamuwage Don Aruna Lakmal Kushantha has been arrested by the CID yesterday in connection with the attempted shooting of the SAITM Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Sameera Senaratne on February 6, 2017."Attempted shooting of SAITM CEO: Former Kaduwela PS member arrested"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –‘Our Government’s “Blue-Green” economic plan will ensure the full utilization of the ocean and other natural resources of Sri Lanka in an environmentally friendly and sustainable manner’, said President Maithripala Sirisena delivering the keynote address at the Commonwealth Business Forum on Wednesday (18)."‘Our “Blue-Green” economic plan ensures resource utilization in a sustainable manner’ –President at Commonwealth Business Forum"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The deployment of chemical weapons inspectors into the Syrian city of Duma was delayed after unidentified assailants fired on a United Nations security team visiting the site of a suspected attack, an official said Wednesday."Chemical weapons inspectors seek access to Duma after U.N. security team faces gunfire, explosion"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) has ordered to temporarily close down the Mirissa Tourist restaurant which was involved in assaulting a tourist couple."Mirissa restaurant closed down after tourists assaulted"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –”Buddha Rashmi” National Vesak Festival consists of ancient relics of Buddha and century old Buddhist Artifact will be declared open by President Maithreepala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wicramasinghe on 29th April at 7 PM at the Temple trees."“Buddha Rashmi” Vesak Festival open on 29th April at 7 PM"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The government of Sri Lanka has decided to establish diplomatic relations with the Commonwealth nation Dominica."Sri Lanka establishes diplomatic relations with Dominica"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka’s main government hospital, Colombo National Hospital has admitted more accident victims this year compared to last year during the New Year celebrations, a hospital official said."More accidents reported during New Year holidays this year"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Since November 2017, the Sri Lankan government has taken a number of measures to enhance Anti Money Laundering compliance and the challenge for countries like Sri Lanka is how to ensure continued progress of financial inclusion in this context, Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera said."Sri Lanka to ensure continued progress of financial inclusion"