(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The National oil anointing ceremony will take place on April 17th Wednesday at 7.40 am at Sri Subodhirajarama Vihara premises, Bombuwala, Kalutara under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe, Health Ministry spokesman said."National oil anointing ceremony on April 17"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy in London."Julian Assange: Wikileaks co-founder arrested in London"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka’s cricketing star Kumar Sangakkara has addressed the staff of Board of Investment (BOI) and spoken of the importance of the concept of leadership in an organization like the BOI, Sri Lanka’s investment promotion and facilitation agency."Cricketing star Kumar Sangakkara addresses BOI staff"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka today inked an agreement with the government of Canada to construct a floating solar power generation plant in the Maduru Oya Reservoir in the Mahaweli Economic Zone."Sri Lanka inks agreement with Canada to build floating solar power plant in the Maduru Oya Reservoir"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Transport Ministry yesterday (Apr 09) announced that it has launched a special transportation plan for the benefit of the people who leave the capital Colombo heading home for the upcoming Sinhala and Tamil New Year."Transport Ministry increases buses, train services for the Avurudu season"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The Ministry of Education has issued the Circular making the Grade 5 Scholarship Examination not compulsory, Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam says."Circular issued making Grade 5 Scholarship exam non-compulsory"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – In a special event held on April 6, 2019, at Indola Estate in Matara, High Commissioner of India H.E. Mr. Taranjit Singh Sandhu along with Minister of Finance Hon. Mangala Samaraweera and Minister for Hill country New Villages, Infrastructure and Community Development Hon. Palani Digambaram, laid foundation stone for 50 new houses being constructed under the Indian Housing Project."Indian Housing Project extends to Matara"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –A 21-member delegation of Pakistan Navy War College, led by Rear Admiral Naveed Ahmed Rizvi, Commandant of the College, visited the High Commission of Pakistan on April 08, 2019."Delegation of Pakistan Navy War College visited Pak HC"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Reuters – The Sri Lankan rupee ended 0.5 percent weaker on Thursday due to importer dollar demand, but greenback inflows from inward remittances ahead of the traditional new year capped further decline, while stocks jumped 1 percent, sources said."Sri Lanka rupee ends weaker; stocks gain for sixth session"