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President tells the UN sessions that the Government is on a successive path for...

President Maithripala Sirisena has emphasized that although the journey towards building national reconciliation safeguarding the country’s independence and sovereignty is slow, his Government’s target...

President is due to address the UN General Assembly sessions tomorrow

President Maithripala Sirisena arrived at the John F. Kennedy Airport in New York this morning Sri Lankan time to participate in the 72nd United...

Prime Minister says English should be spoken in the school just as Sinhala and...

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe has said that today English has become the Language of Asia. He emphasized that English had to be taught as...

Heavy rain forecast for the next few days

The Department of Meteorology has forecast heavy rain within the next few days. As such the disaster warning issued for several districts will continue...

PM assures all resources to the small entrepreneur

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe has assured all resources to the small entrepreneur that is a strength to the village. The Prime Minister gave this...

Deputy Minister Arundika Fernando is removed

Deputy Minister Arundika Fernando has been removed from his Ministerial Portfolio with immediate effect. Arundika Fernando was serving as the Deputy Minister of Tourism Development...

President emphasizes the need for youth leadership in national programmes

President Maithripala Sirisena has emphasized the need for the participation of young men and women as key pilots in national programmes such as narcotics...

President assures a house to every citizen during the Government’s official term of office

President Maithripala Sirisena has assured ownership of a house to every citizen within the official term of office of the present Government. The President...

Prime Minister reveals of malicious propaganda launched by certain media on the Central Expressway

The construction of the Central Expressway is being undertaken after reducing the estimated cost by 25,000 million rupees than the price that prevailed. This...

President says the National Food Production Drive will be launched next month

The National Food Production Drive will be launched next month. This was announced by President Maithripala Sirisena. He made this declaration joining in the...