"We must recollect the teachings of the Buddha to build a society with boundless peace by shunning all attempts to destroy each other for the greed for power", says President Maithripala Sirisena. MORE..
18 May 2019 (10:00 AM)
President Maithripala Sirisena has granted presidential pardon to762 inmates detained over minor offences today (18), in view of the Vesak Poya Day. MORE..
18 May 2019 (4:50 PM)
In his statement for Vesak Poya Day, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says, leading lives of mutual understanding and coexistence is the only way since fighting over religious and cultural differences will wreak destruction all around. MORE..
18 May 2019 (10:36 AM)
UPFA Parliamentarian Dayasiri Jayasekara has left the office of the Colombo Deputy Inspector General (DIG) after recording a statement. MORE..
18 May 2019 (3:50 PM)
A tourist hotel in Pellandeniya, Kurunegala selling liquor on Vesak Poya Day has been raided today, the Media Spokesperson of the Department of Excise said. MORE..
18 May 2019 (7:13 PM)