Responding to the adoption today of the draft UN Human Rights Council Resolution 40'L.1, co-sponsored by Sri Lanka, Amnesty International s South Asia Director, Biraj Patnaik, said that the Sri Lankan government is backtracking on accountability. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (11:58 AM)
Oman s oil minister Mohammed bin Hamad Al Rumhy said on Sunday he was excited to be part of a Sri Lanka oil refinery project in a sign that plans for the sultanate s involvement may be back on track. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (9:11 AM)
The Presidential Commission probing corruption and malpractices in public institutions will commence recording witness statements today (25). MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (11:57 AM)
One person has died while over 50 persons sustained injuries after a bus carrying devotees toppled down a precipice on Walapane-Nuwara Eliya road. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (12:46 AM)
Five persons, including Geoffrey Aloysius, the Chairman of Perpetual Treasuries Limited (PTL) and father of PTL owner Arjun Aloysius, who were arrested by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) have been produced before the Colombo Chief Magistrate s Court, stated Ada Derana reporter. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (5:52 PM)