Day: March 10, 2018

Government mulling legislation for social media: Madduma Bandara

In the aftermath of communal clashes, the government is hoping to introduce fresh legislation to ensure a code of conduct for the operation of social media websites in line with international best practices, Law and Order Minister Ranjith Madduma Bandara said yesterday.

JVP asks Muslim leaders to decry extremism in their community

JVP yesterday (09) in parliament called on Muslim leaders to raise their voices against extremists in the their community.

Sri Lanka tourist arrivals record growth in Feb. on strong rise from China

Tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka exceeded 200,000 in February, a 19.3 percent growth compared to the same period last year, mainly due to a strong rise from China, statistics from the Sri Lanka Tourism Ministry showed here Friday.