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Missing Persons Act will be effective only in future

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe says that the missing Persons Act has been prepared to be effective in future but it will not be effective...

President reveals of a programme to encourage writers and book publishers

The Colombo International Book Exhibition 2017 opened at the BMICH today. It is reported that a large number of visitors are descending on the...

President tells officials: clarify with transparency on allegations made against road construction

President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed officials to make a clarification with transparency on allegations made by the media on the construction of Expressways. The...

President opens new building of the Orugodawatte Motor vehicle Engineering Training Institute

President Maithripala Sirisena has declared open the new building of the Orugodawatte Motor Vehicle Engineering Training Institute. The site on which the Motor Vehicle...

First Prisoner’s commemoration flag pinned on President

The first flag of the Prisoner’s Commemoration Flag Day was pinned on the President at the President’s Office today. September 12th has been declared National...

Three new Ambassadors present credentials

Three newly appointed Ambassadors to Sri Lanka have handed in their credentials to President Maithripala Sirisena. The President mentioned on this occasion that sustainability...

President participates in the 2017 State literary Festival

The 2017 State Literary Awards Festival was held at the Nelum Pokuna Theatre in Colombo yesterday. The Festival was held under the patronage of...

President extends an invitation to join in the programme of saving children from violence

President Maithripala Sirisena has emphasized that everyone should join in a collective programme to consolidate the safety of the children saving them from various...

Parliament approves Second Reading of the Inland Revenue Bill

The Second Reading of the Inland Revenue Bill has been passed in Parliament. 100 voting for and 41 voted against the Bill. The draft...

PM tells the SAARC Investment Forum that Sri Lanka is open for investments

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe has said that Sri Lanka has been opened for investments to transform it into the hub of Asia. Addressing the...