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Mahinda Rajapaksa

Organization of Islamic Countries (OIC) recently called on Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa and expressed concerns over the hate speech and the issue related to racial disharmony and boycotting of Muslim owned businesses in the island.

Ranil Wickremesinghe in Ruwanwella flags off development projects 700 01

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe visited Ruwanwella last Friday and inaugurated several development projects, including launching Ruwanwella ‘Visal’ drinking water project, opening of a two storeyed building at Suleimaniya Muslim school, Ruwanwella, launching road development work around the Ruwanwella bus stand and opening of administration building at Rajasinghe Central College, Ruwanwella.

Nihal Jayawickrama

Former Permanent Secretary to Ministry of Justice Nihal Jayawickrama has observed that the global empirical evidence demonstrates beyond any shadow of doubt that the death penalty does not serve as a deterrent. The most effective deterrent to crime is the certainty of detection. Competent policing, efficient prosecution, and expeditious trial – none of which are evident in Sri Lanka today – should be the primary objective of the government.


Maithri Gunaratne graces Arts Exhibition on Air Pollution

- By J.M.Hafeez Central Province Governor Maithri Gunaratne graced the Arts Exhibition on Air Pollution held in Pallegala recently. (adsbygoogle =...
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Fallen tree impedes vehicular movement in Maskeliya

Vehicular movement came to halt along the Maskeliya – Nortonbridge main road due to a tree falling across the road as a result of heavy...
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Navalapitiya town inundated

Navalapitiya town has been inundated consequent to downpours in the upcountry. Several roads in Navalpitiya have become flooded and vehicular movements have been impeded. ...
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David Holly calls on NP Governor

Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka David Holly paid a courtesy call on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan on Tuesday, 16th July at...
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