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Ex- LTTE cadre pleads guilty for assassination of former Sri Lankan Major General
Aug 22, Colombo: A former Tamil Tiger terrorist accused of assassinating the former Sri Lanka Army senior official Major General Janaka Perera and 28 others in a suicide bomb attack in 2008 in Anuradhapura pleaded guilty today.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Two government-owned Sri Lankan plantation companies post profits for 2013
Aug 18, Colombo: Two government-owned Sri Lankan plantation companies handed over their profits in 2013 to the Treasury today at a function held at Temple Trees.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Sri Lanka election monitors urge political parties to uphold integrity of the electoral process
Aug 14, Colombo: All election monitors in Sri Lanka in unison say that Assistant Election Commissioners are frustrated and deeply concerned about the lack of action taken against violations of election laws and continuous threats received by them from candidates and their supporters.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Stop corruption and provide relief to people affected by drought, says Sri Lanka Opposition Leader
Aug 12, Colombo: Leader of Sri Lanka's United National Party MP and the Opposition Ranil Wickremasinghe asked the government to provide relief to the people affected by drought.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
United States support for Sri Lankan cultural preservation
Aug 08, Colombo: The United States Embassy in Colombo today announced the visit of Dr. Martin Perschler, Director of the State Department's Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation , to Sri Lanka this week.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Sri Lanka main oppositions PS member arrested for treasure hunting
Aug 07, Colombo: Sri Lanka police Tuesday night arrested an opposition party member of a local government for treasure hunting.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Over one million people affected by drought in Sri Lanka
Aug 04, Colombo: Over one million people in Sri Lanka have severely been affected by the prolonged drought prevailing in 14 districts of the island, a government minister says.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Sri Lankan government allocates Rs. 5.8 billion to develop North Central Province
July 30, Colombo: Sri Lankan government has allocated nearly Rs. 5.8 billion under a national plan to develop the North Central Province.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Both ruling and opposition parties are responsible for public welfare, Sri Lankan President says
July 25, Anuradhapura: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa said the country's development is not one political party's responsibility it is the responsibility of both ruling and the opposition parties to uplift welfare of the public and develop the country.