The Education Ministry has sought close to Rs 2.
Presidential candidate Gotabhaya Rajapaksa today (Oct 19) pledged to create a new political culture that would see politics as a mechanism to serve the people, and not to achieve personal gains.
Two individuals including a police officer have been nabbed while transporting 180 kilos of Kerala Cannabis in Mannar.
Seven Chinese nationals employed at the Aruwakkalu Sanitary Landfill in Puttalam without a valid visa were arrested yesterday (Oct 18), police said.
The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today (Oct 19) with Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna Presidential candidate Gotabhaya Rajapaksa.
Presidential candidate Sajith Premadasa today (Oct 18) said his government will encourage innovators by offering them new opportunities.
Army Chief Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva has denied involvement over an election advertisement, which had used his photograph and a quote, Election Commission (EC) Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya said.
The Election Commission (EC) has warned against the distribution of leaflets promoting presidential candidates at state institutions.
Presidential candidate Anura Kumara Dissanayake today (Oct 18) said he plans to increase the usage of public transport upto 80 percent within five years, if voted into power.
Eleven suspects including two Pradeshiya Sabha (PS) members have been arrested over election violence and complaints of law violations.
An independent commission is to be set-up to evaluate policies, and government projects, the Parliament's Department of Communication said.
The Japanese government has provided a grant of USD 1.