Day: December 2, 2018

General elections, the only way to establish democracy – PM

A general election is the only method to establish democracy in the country, stated Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa in a special statement.



UNF to meet the President today

A special discussion between the President and the party representatives of the United National Front (UNF) is scheduled to be held this evening (02).



Ranil is UNP’s nominee for PM – Kabir

The UNP has informed President Maithripala Sirisena and the Tamil National Alliance that UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe is the nominee of the UNP for the position of Prime Minister.



Sri Lanka cuts tax on sugary drinks

Sri Lanka on Saturday slashed a tax on sugary drinks in a controversial reversal of an anti-diabetes policy that attracted immediate criticism.