Day: April 9, 2018

Wigneswaran not the next CM candidate: TNA

Tamil National Alliance (TNA) MP M.A. Sumanthiran said yesterday Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran would not be given the chief ministerial candidacy again.



Sri Lanka, China make significant progress in building Belt and Road Initiative: Chinese ambassador

Sri Lanka and China in the past five years have made significant progress in jointly building the Belt and Road Initiative in the island country through which the country’s economy has greatly benefited, said Chinese Ambassador to Sri Lanka.



Search underway as 7 reported missing at Knuckles Range

Seven persons from Homagama who went to Knuckles Range reported missing. Search operation under way, Police said.



Fuel price revision in the offing

A price revision of fuel distributed by the Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) is in the offing, according to highly placed government sources.



National Aluth Sahal Mangalya held at premises of historical Jaya Sri Maha Bodhiya under patronage of President

The National Aluth Sahal Mangalya which is known to be most venerated agricultural ritual of Sinhalese was held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at the historical Jaya SrI Maha Bodhiya in Anuradhapura yesterday morning (08).