100 percent of farmers in Jaffna are in danger of running out of water for their crops, Jaffna District Secretary N.
President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed to reverse the decision to increase the price of a lottery ticket to Rs.
A group of Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) trade union workers held a protest this morning opposite the World Trade Center calling on the Government to take immediate steps to reacquire the oil tanks under the control of the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC).
A tense situation arose today when private bus operators clashed with Sri Lanka Transport Board (SLTB) employees at the newly opened Vavuniya bus halt, local media reported.
An alleged fundraiser for the LTTE who has been fighting deportation from Canada for more than two decades has lost a key court battle after a federal judge dismissed his appeal, the Vancouver Sun reported.
The book, "Buddhist Ideals of Good Governance" authored by Prof.
Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation Nimal Siripala De Silva criticised the Northern Provincial Council (NPC) for failing to provide services to the people on time with the powers it has already been given.
President Maithripala Sirisena has cancelled a planned visit to Iran beginning on January 21.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will leave for Switzerland today to attend the World Economic Summit to be held in Davos City from January 17- 21.