Day: December 15, 2017

Ven.Gnanissara thero discusses acquisition of $290 billion with former President

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa participated in an event where a water bowser was donated to the kidney disease prevention program of the Colombo Gangaramaya temple on Thursday (14).

Russia restricts tea supplies from Sri Lanka after finding beetle

Russia will place temporary restrictions on imports of all agricultural products from Sri Lanka, including tea, from Dec. 18, the Russian agricultural safety watchdog Rosselkhoznadzor said on Thursday.

Polythene banned for polls

President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday instructed the Central Environment Authority to ban the use of polythene for election decorations.