Archive for category: Sri Lanka

Angelo Mathews to Chair as the Limited-Overs Captain of Sri Lanka

Angelo Mathews to Chair as the Limited-Overs Captain of Sri Lanka

0 / February 1, 2018 10:59 pm

Sri Lanka has announced the return of Angelo Mathews on January 16.  The cricket board also has decided that he would return as a skipper for limited-overs cricket before the 2019 World Cup.  The decision has been taken just six [&hellip

Newly Led Sri Lanka Cricket Team Backed By Mahela Jayawardene

Newly Led Sri Lanka Cricket Team Backed By Mahela Jayawardene

0 / January 31, 2018 10:57 pm

In the latest statement, Mahela Jayawardene has revealed that the worst days of Sri Lankan cricket has gone. Of late, they have sorted out management positions and their leadership for the national team. During a special interview with The National [&hellip

Sri Lanka Aims to Produce 60% of Pharmaceuticals Locally By 2020

Sri Lanka Aims to Produce 60% of Pharmaceuticals Locally By 2020

0 / January 30, 2018 10:53 pm

The Government of Sri Lanka is initiating a massive change in the field of pharmaceutical manufacturing industry.  According to the reports, it was revealed that the Government is presently working on importing substitution through the establishment of a local pharmaceutical [&hellip

Sri Lanka Focuses on the Initiatives to Ensure Children’s Rights at the 77th CRC Session

Sri Lanka Focuses on the Initiatives to Ensure Children’s Rights at the 77th CRC Session

0 / January 29, 2018 10:49 pm

The unity government made efforts to assure the rights of the children at the 77th session of the Committee on the Rights of the Child in Geneva on January 15.  According to the reports, the island nation is making their [&hellip

Sri Lanka Day To Be Celebrated On February 9

Sri Lanka Day To Be Celebrated On February 9

0 / January 28, 2018 10:45 pm

According to the latest reports, a family-oriented event is likely to commemorate the 70th Independence Day of Sri Lanka and the 25th anniversary of the foundation day of the Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Dubai. The event will take [&hellip

Sri Lanka Reinstated Ban on Selling Liquor To Women After Edning Prohibition

Sri Lanka Reinstated Ban on Selling Liquor To Women After Edning Prohibition

0 / January 27, 2018 10:39 pm

On January 17, the Sri Lanka government has reinstated the ban on selling alcohol to women citing the reason that this is in line with the nation’s culture. This decision was taken almost after one week when the Finance Minister [&hellip

Government of Sri Lanka Planning To Develop 13 Hospitals with Chinese Aid

Government of Sri Lanka Planning To Develop 13 Hospitals with Chinese Aid

0 / January 26, 2018 10:36 pm

Rajitha Senaratne, the Minister of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine has assured to offer better services to the people. He also remarked that the Government was also looking for the development of 13 hospitals across Sri Lanka.  The entire task [&hellip

Bond Commission Has Suggested To Take Legal Action against Former Finance Minister

Bond Commission Has Suggested To Take Legal Action against Former Finance Minister

/ January 21, 2018 10:56 pm

According to the sources, the final report of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) has asked to take adequate action to be taken against Ravi Karunanayake, the former Finance Minister of Sri Lanka.  The report also suggested that the ex-finance [&hellip

Sri Lankan President Receives Int’l Award For Anti Drug Campaign across Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan President Receives Int’l Award For Anti Drug Campaign across Sri Lanka

/ January 21, 2018 10:51 pm

According to the latest reports, Maithripala Sirisena, the President of Sri Lanka has received an international award for his unique contribution to his campaign to eradicate the drug racket from his motherland. The Government Information Department also remarked on January [&hellip

Suspicious Death of Sri Lankan Resident in the Maldives

Suspicious Death of Sri Lankan Resident in the Maldives

/ January 20, 2018 10:47 pm

In the latest report, a young man had died on his trip to the Maldives and his suspicious death has raised a few questions. Dr Siri Jayantha Wickremaratne, the Coroner of Negombo City is investigating the death of the Sri [&hellip