Day: April 10, 2019

Emergency power purchases to cost Rs. 75 million per day

The government would have to allocate Rs. 75 million per day to purchase 100 MW of emergency power from the private sector for the required six months.


Presidential Media Awards at BMICH today

The Presidential Media Awards to evaluate journalists and their contribution to establish a healthy media culture will be held at the BMICH under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today.


Sri Lanka’s former defence chief accused of torture and killing after being served lawsuit in US grocery parking lot

Sri Lanka’s former powerful defence chief has been accused of torture and killing during the country’s bloody operation against Tamil militants, in an legal filing he was served in the parking lot of a grocery store.