Daily archives: March 13th, 2017


Govt hospital nurses poised to strike

A group of nurses from government hospitals have decided to engage in a token strike as of Monday morning, citing a number of demands.

Sri Lankan Navy chief Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne

Sri Lanka Navy did not fire at Indian fishermen: Commander

Navy Commander Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne yesterday denied allegations by Indian fishermen that the Sri Lanka Navy had opened fire on Indian fishing vessels recently.

Colombo traffic jam

Priority lane for buses operative from yesterday

The one-week pilot project on the priority lane for buses commenced yesterday morning from Rajagiriya to Ayurveda junction.