(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) – H.E. President Maithripala Sirisena laid the foundation stone for a new Tri-Lingual National School in Kaduruwela in Polonnaruwa District along with High Commissioner of India Taranjit Singh Sandhu in a special ceremony held today in Polonnaruwa. State Minister of Foreign Affairs Vasantha Senanayaka and other senior officials from Government of Sri Lanka attended the ceremony."President lays Foundation Stone for India funded Tri-Lingual National School Kaduruwela, Polonnaruwa District"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The passage of the landmark Inland Revenue Act is a major achievement which in turn will support the government’s ambitious social and developmental program, said IMF staff team in a press release."Passage of IRA Act major achievement- IMF Staff Team"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Australian High Commissioner, Bryce Hutchesson,launched a photographic exhibition at the Jaffna Art Gallery on 27 Septembercelebrating 70 years of development cooperation between Australia and Sri Lanka."Better Together: Photographic Exhibition Celebrates Australia – Sri LankaCooperation"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –India and Sri Lanka signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) yesterday(28), to renovate Saraswathy College, Pusselawa located in Kandy District of Sri Lanka."India helps renovate Saraswathy Central College, Pusselawa, Kandy"
(BENGALURU, LANKAPUVATH) – A selfie taken by a group of students from a Bengaluru college shows one of them drowning in the background in a large pond on the outskirts of the IT hub."Bengaluru Group Selfie Of Students Shows One Of Them Drowning"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –“My warmest congratulations and sincere best wishes to you on your unprecedented re-election for a fourth term as leader of your country,” President Maithripala said in a congratulatory message to German Chancellor Angela Merkel."President congratulates German Chancellor on her election victory"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Ministry of Science, Technology and Research together with the United Nations Development Programme announced the establishment of Sri Lanka’s first Social Innovation Lab at a press conference held this evening."UNDP and Ministry of Science, Technology and Research collaborate to establish Sri Lanka’s first ‘Social Innovation Lab’"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Members of the United States Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Five (EODMU 5) recently conducted a training program for the divers of the Sri Lanka Navy in Underwater Unexploded Explosive Ordinance (UXO) Recovery."US Navy trains Sri Lanka Navy divers in underwater unexploded ordnance recovery"