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Local News; Lanka Media Links
President Maithripala Sirisena told a public meeting in Nuwara Eliya about an incident he encountered on his way to the event, that.... Read more..
Tue, Jan 24, 2017
Source: DMOp
It is common knowledge that today we are not living in a contented, just and conflict free world. Globalization and related processes.... Read more..
Tue, Jan 24, 2017
Source: DMOp
A wide spectrum representing civil and political society – politicians, religious dignitaries, academics, artists, professionals, media persons, trade.... Read more..
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Source: DMOp
“One million tonnes into 10 USD into 150 rupees, is the loss we, as taxpayers have to bear” said Maithri Gunaratne, the Past Chairman of... Read more..
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Source: DMOp
The speech by the new US President Donald Trump after his inauguration on Friday has been met with mixed reactions – those for him..... Read more..
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Source: DMOp
by Nirmala Kannangara Houses given for his and his wife's siblings from Kahathuduwa and Mattegoda Housing Schemes Family's sole asset was a four perch land in Pahala Biyanwila, Kadawatha at the time Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLOp3
by Ashanthi Warunasuriya Athuraliye Rathana Thero played a key role in bringing the current government to power Spearheads a broad social movement to influence the government on national issues Athuraliye Rathana Thero The government Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLOp3
Importance of apprising the public Thousands affected No rains till March by Ashanthi Warunasuriya Thousands have been affected by the drought in most parts of the country and according to the department of meteorology Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLOp3
by Hilmy Ahamed When elections come, it is the winning wagon they board It was a fatal miscalculation that sent him home to Medamulana in Weeraketiya in January 2015 In the coming months, Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLOp3
by N. Sathiya Moorthy Those proposing a second term for Sirisena are possibly floating a trial-balloon of their own By taking the constitutional route the present government has cleverly side-stepped one-on-one negotiations Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLop
by Ifham Nizam Employees of the NWSDB demand an annual bonus and productivity payment Ministry of Finance had approved the payment of bonuses Sri Lanka is heading towards possible water Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLOp3
by Nirmala Kannangara The disclosed criteria shall not be modified or additional criteria shall not be introduced during evaluation Despite the SC order, the cabinet of ministers had taken a decision to Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLOp3
by Anushka Kahandagama The report, was handed over to the former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga Report close to 600 pages Media coverage shed light on the involvement of international judges in the Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLop
by Ashanthi Warunasuriya The European Commission proposed that Sri Lanka be given GSP Plus Regaining GSP Plus from the EU will be a big step for the new government The Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLOp3
by Ifham Nizam H1N1 could raise its ugly head anytime due to the prevailing weather pattern in the country Pregnant mothers and children are at high risk Authorities introduced several emergency measures to Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLOp3
by Nirmala Kannangara Thalatha says audit report in hands of FCID Dilan Perera yet to be questioned on allegations Rs. 247.612 million of funds for migrant workers misused Government audit query that gives details Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLOp3
by National Peace Council Some government members have publicly criticised the report The challenge for the govt. will be to take the recommendations of the Task Force and implement them Lasting peace Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLOp3
by Chamindra Weerawardhana The week of the 16th of January 2017 carried bad news for Sri Lanka's LGBTIQ community. At the weekly meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, a Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLop
With President Barack Obama leaving office, will the world be better or worse than eight years ago? Taking the big... Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: DMOp
With Sri Lanka facing one of its worst ever droughts, largely due to climate change consequences, the national government... Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: DMOp
TRADE, RECONCILIATION, AND HARMONY: by Sunil J. Wimalawansa Richness is not one having a lavish lifestyle and comforts, high earnings, large savings or investments, ability for […] Read more..
Tue, Jan 24, 2017
Source: SLGOp
by Swadesh Roy ( January 23, 2017, Dhaka, Sri Lanka Guardian) Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh is so much densely populated and a very busy city […] Read more..
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Source: SLGOp
Pakistan and China signed a formal contract worth $350 million for development of Saindak Copper-Gold mine. The mine was leased for a 10-year period to Metallurgical […] Read more..
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Source: SLGOp
The assessment of the Commission is that there is sufficient progress to recommend granting GSP+ to Sri Lanka The end of the process can either take place on March 12 Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLOp2
Trump should be reminded that the 9/11 attackers cited two reasons for their attack: 1. Occupation of Saudi Arabia by the US; 2. Continued US-backed occupation […] Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLGOp
He did not mention any of the concrete problems he will confront as President, such as relations with Russia or health insurance system in the US. […] Read more..
Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Source: SLGOp
People are dreadful at picking passwords. The world's most popular password is the depressingly easy-to-guess 123456, according to an analysis by security firm Keeper of 10 million leaked passwords last Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp
The inter-webs of Sri Lanka went haywire last week when an announcement was made that the Cabinet had decided against the decriminalization of homosexuality in the draft Human Rights Action Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp
This week the Nokia P1 has been teased right on the heels of the announcement of the Nokia 6. Sources suggest that the Nokia P1 will utilize company connections to Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp
In each and every Buddhist household, a place of prominence is dedicated to the Buddha statue. The statue is venerated and worshipped. Flowers, incense and oil lamps are offered to Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp
Gaming Nintendo Switch Nintendo is hoping that its newest console ‘Nintendo Switch' is a hit, and has confirmed its price point as well as the date it will be released. Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp
This is the twelfth of a series of articles on how to practise yoga, in consultation with Ayurvedic and Yoga Consultant Dr Pushpika Attanayake. This discussion on utilizing the Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp
A photo exhibition ‘Sense of Melbourne' to mark Australian Day on January 26, will be held at the Lionel Wendt Art Centre on January 25 and 26. The exhibition which Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp
What happens when two childhood friends share a passion for both the wild and photography? Discover the answer this weekend when Amrit Rajaratnam and Shanik de Silva present ‘The Wild' Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp
In this day and age of social media, smart-phones and whatnots, privacy is a luxury. Nothing is hidden from the eyes of the thousands of cameras that pass by us Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp
High Commissioner of Australia to Sri Lanka, Bryce Hutchesson will be the Chief Guest at the official ceremony of Kala Pola as the 24th edition of Sri Lanka's world renowned Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp
The exponential rise of human population has led to widespread negative changes such as global warming, climate change, sea level rise, environmental pollution and ecological disasters impacting global air and Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp2
Our body is a very efficient laboratory. We can make use of for various purposes. Actually, we are operating this laboratory without thinking about it. We have a thermometer in Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp2
According to Sinhala Daily ADA, of 30th December 2016 Minister Ajith P. Perera has said that nobody, even though one may be the President's brother has no right to criticize Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp2
A second year undergraduate in Peradeniya University, who defied ragging has been assaulted by a group of undergraduates who promote ragging. The assaulted undergraduate was admitted to the hospital. The Read more..
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: NationOp2