Major boost for Eastern tourism

53 ViewsBatticaloa and the adjoining areas which were devastated by war and the tsunami will gain a major economic transformation when internal air flights are started soon linking Colombo Batticaloa, Trincomalee, Sigiriya and Palali. “This will be a major boost to the tourist industry in particular, which will provide ample job opportunities and income avenues […]

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Ranjan complains to against former C J

46 ViewsDeputy Minister of Social Empowerment, Ranjan Ramanayake, in his capacity as a citizen of the country, has lodged a complaint with the Chief Justice (CJ) Priyasath Dep seeking to cause an investigation regarding the conduct of the former Chief Justice Sarath N. Silva acting as legal counsel to former President Mahinda Rajapaksa. The Minister […]

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Multi-party delegation for talks in India

57 ViewsLibrary pic India has invited a multi party Sri Lankan delegation to visit New Delhi for a familiarisation tour where bilatters be discussed. The ten member team for the tour from september 9 th 14 will be led by speaker Karu jayasuriya and include Opposition leader R.Sampanthan, House leader Lakshman kiriella,Minister Nimal siripala De […]

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PM-Modi meets president – Maithripala in Nepal

51 ViewsThe two leaders met in the Nepalese capital, Kathmandu, on the sidelines of the 4th Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) Summit. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today had a positive exchange of views with Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on strengthening development cooperation and other areas of bilateral ties. […]

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Singapore’s Foreign Minister said:Singapore took many examples from Sri Lanka several decades ago

50 ViewsPrime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and his delegation for bilateral talks at the Pan Pacific Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam on August 28 morning. There is  The Singapore Foreign Minister said this when he met   Singapore took many examples from Sri Lanka several decades ago, Singapore’s Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan said. “Although some tried to […]

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Auditor General’s salary increase withdrawn

28 ViewsThe Government withdrew a motion included in the Order Paper of Parliament to increase the salary and allowances paid to Auditor General H.M. Gamini Wijesinghe yesterday. Leader of the House and Minister Lakshman Kiriella at the commencement of the day’s business said that the Government was withdrawing ‘the Determination under the Constitution’ pending in […]

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