(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) announced that its Board of Directors has approved financing of up to $900 million for a program that will upgrade Sri Lanka’s road network to connect vast rural populations to jobs and services."ADB provides $900 million financing for Rural Connectivity Program in Sri Lanka"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Sri Lankan government hopes to ensure that every family in the country has a sustainable habitat to live, the Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala Samaraweera says."Sri Lanka government aims to provide a sustainable habitat for every family"
(KASHMIR, LANKAPUVATH) –Suicide attackers have hit an Indian army camp in Srinagar in Indian-administered Kashmir, officials said."Kashmir: Suicide attackers hit Indian army camp in Srinagar"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The World Habitat Day- 2017 national celebration themed ‘Sarilana Niwahanaka Urumaya Samata’ was held yesterday (2nd Oct.) at Sanath Jayasuriya Stadium in Matara, under the patronage of Ministers Mangala Samaraweera and Sajith Premadasa."World Habitat Day- 2017 celebrated"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The new Secretary to the State Ministry of Defence, Sunil Samaraweera assumed duty during a ceremony held at the State Ministry yesterday (2nd Oct.)."New Secretary to the State Ministry of Defence assumes office"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Today (3rd Oct.) is a historic day for the country as it celebrates 70 years of establishing parliament democracy and there will be a special parliamentary session today, Speaker Karu Jayasuriya said."Seventieth anniversary: Special Parliamentary session today"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – President Maithripala Sirisena opened the new building of South East Asia – Middle East – Western Europe 5 (SEA-ME-WE 5) state-of-the-art submarine cable system landing station by the Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), at Matara,yesterday(02)."President opens SEA-ME-WE 5 cable landing station at Matara"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – In the face of nuclear test, military conflict, terrorism and violent extremism that recently increases instability in the globe, the role of press with active engagement of journalists in peacebuilding was discussed on September 17th in Seoul, Republic of Korea."Journalists Advocate Commitment to Building Peace in Our Times"