The government’s transparency in disclosing information on the progress of 2017 budget proposals has improved significantly although some ministries and state institutions were reluctant to reveal details despite its public obligation to do so, two researchers of Verité Research, a think-tank revealed in Colombo on Tuesday.
The Sri Lanka Freedom Party's (SLFP) Central Committee (CC) has decided to carry out a reorganization of the party.
A woman was killed and six others sustained serious injuries when a van collided head-on with a lorry at Palaviya, Thalgaskanda in Puttalam this morning (25).
Sri Lanka’s Central Bank (CB) has vigorously denied reports that it was short of cash to pay for huge debts this year.
The factory manager and senior laboratory controller at the rubber factory in Horana where five people were killed last week, were remanded further in custody till April 27 today by the Acting Horana Magistrate.
The Colombo Fort Magistrate today re-issued the open warrant for the arrest of Sri Lanka's former Ambassador to the US, Jaliya Wickramasuriya.
Wildlife officers have launched a special operation to capture a wild elephant that gained entry into the Ridiyagama Safari Park in Amabalantota.
The Government of Pakistan through its High Commission in Sri Lanka has awarded scholarships to 182 meritorious Sri Lankan students of A’ levels under prestigious Jinnah Scholarship programme, Pakistan High Commission in Colombo said.
Navy apprehended 101 fishermen along with 14 dinghies for engaging in illegal fishing practices in the seas off Trincomalee harbour during the past two weeks, according to the Navy.
A group of Investors from several companies of Pakistan has arrived to Island to find out about the new investment opportunities where they met with President Maithripala Sirisena at the President’s official residence,yesterday.
High Court Judge M A Samayawardana and Senior Deputy Solicitor General Arjuna Obeysekara sworn in as new judges of Court of Appeal before the President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday, Presidential Secretariat said.