Day: September 11, 2018

‘Ban imports of locally grown foods’

Attention should be drawn by officials towards an immediate ban on the import of food crops which can be grown locally without trying to submit consumer reports made according to the needs of various racketeers, President Maithripala Sirisena said.



Lanka IOC increases fuel prices

Lanka Indian Oil Company has increased fuel prices from midnight yesterday, in accordance with the price hike by the fuel pricing formula.



Malinga is fitter and hungrier – Hathurusingha

Sri Lanka Head Coach Chandika Hathurusingha has backed fast bowler Lasith Malinga to deliver during the Asia Cup after his selection into the 16 member squad created debate.



For India, Sri Lanka is important part of its ‘Neighbourhood First’ policy: President Kovind

NEW DELHI: Sri Lanka is a special and important part of India’s ‘Neighbourhood First’ policy, President Ram Nath Kovind said Monday.