(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – High Commissioner of India H.E. Taranjit Singh Sandhu delivered the prestigious 14th Sujata Jayawardena Memorial Oration on 3 April at the BMICH before a packed audience. The topic of the address was: ‘Sabka Sath Sabka Vikas: Together We Progress’- India-Sri Lanka Relations in the light of India’s Neighbourhood First Policy’."14th Sujata Jayawardena Memorial Oration on 3 April, 2018 at BMICH"
(LONDON, LANKAPUVATH) –Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, has been admitted to a London hospital, a royal spokesman said in a statement Tuesday."Prince Philip admitted to hospital for planned surgery"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Avurudu Neketh Seettuwa (the document containing the auspicious times for the traditional Sinhala and Tamil New Year) was handed over to President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday (April 04) at the President’s Official Residence in Colombo."Avurudu Neketh Seettuwa handed over to the President"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –President attends 50th Anniversary celebrations of State Timber CorporationPresident Maithripala Sirisena says it is necessary to increase the importation of timber to meet the country’s needs in order to achieve the success of the process of increasing forest density of the country while protecting the forest resources.He made these remarks addressing the 50th Anniversary of the State Timber Corporation held at the BMICH,yesterday (04)."President says it is necessary to import timber"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Higher Education and Highways Minister Kabir Hashim resigned from his post as the United National Party (UNP) General Secretary a short while ago."Kabir Hashim resigns from General Secretary post"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Chathuranga Lakmal won the bronze medal for Sri Lanka in weight lifting at the 21st Commonwealth Games held in Australia this morning."Weight lifter, Chathuranga Lakmal wins bronze at Commonwealth"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Wednesday (04) survived a No-Confidence Vote submitted against him in Parliament by a group of opposition legislators."Prime Minister defeats No-Confidence Motion with a majority of 46 votes"