Blazing ship ruins Indian Ocean’s pearl

Blazing ship ruins Indian Ocean’s pearl

The fire on the MV X-Press Pearl (see inset for pic taken yesterday) has caused devastating consequences on the coastlines of four districts in two…

Private sector to import, refine and distribute fuel

The Government has decided to open to the private sector the business of supply, refining and distribution of petroleum products which are at present handled…

President’s Office says shift to organic fertiliser moving ahead

The entire Rs 50bn that the Government spends on agrochemicals will now be diverted to organic and bio-fertiliser use and to support those manufacturers, Presidential…


Vaas heaps praise on pace and swing of Chameera

Vaas heaps praise on pace and swing of Chameera


After Dushmantha Chameera claimed his maiden five-wicket haul in ODIs to lift Sri Lanka to a morale-boosting victory ahead of a tough assignment in England,…

Rugby chief hopeful of commencing high performance project to win medals

Sri Lanka Rugby (SLR) conducted its Annual General Meeting (AGM)…

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Govt. should pass the Animal Welfare Bill

Like the Great Emperor Ashoka’s edicts after a series of wars and bloodshed, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s policy statement to Parliament last year outlined his new Government’s policy saying it would be one nurtured by Buddhist teachings. Alas, his speech writer was not able to spot what seemed a clear contradiction…


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