Day: September 7, 2018

Electricity & Water consumption on the rise

The Ministry of Power and Renewable Energy says that the country’s daily electricity consumption has increased by about 2-megawatt hours (Mwh).



UNP to re-appoint Ravi as Minister

The UNP has decided to re-appoint former Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake to Cabinet.



No more wedding receptions at Temple Trees: PM

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had decided not to allow anybody to hold wedding receptions at Temple Trees in future, UNP sources said yesterday.



Sri Lanka declared rubella free by WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared Sri Lanka as a rubella-free country, the Health Ministry said on Thursday.



Barmy Army claim victory in battle for cheaper tickets for Sri Lanka Test series as England fan prices drop from £50 to just £1.50

The Barmy Army have partially succeeded in their efforts to secure cheaper ticket prices for England fans for the three-Test series in Sri Lanka in November.