Day: February 9, 2017

SLMC has no option than accepting SAITM now: Kiriella

The government yesterday said the Sri Lanka Medical Council (SLMC) has no option other than accepting SAITM as a fully qualified private medical college now that the Court of Appeal has given a clear ruling in favour of it.

Gazette notification published on controlled prices of rice

The gazette notification containing the controlled prices of rice has been published by the government.

Welikada prison killings: Action against those responsible: PM

Action will be taken against individuals responsible for the killings of prisoners at the Welikada prison in 2012 once the Government receives the Police report into the incident, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said.

Sri Lanka has potential to become next Asian Tiger: US

Washington: Sri Lanka has the potential to become the next Asian Tiger, a top US official said, lauding the government’s renewed commitment towards reconciliation and unprecedented level of cooperation between the two countries.