Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has decided to expedite the legal process required to pronounce Poson Poya Day as an annual national festival and to provide state patronage for the Poson Perahera of Mihintale Raja Maha Viharaya. MORE..
17 Jun 2019 (11:55 PM)
Sri Lanka s health authorities have said the country has successfully eliminated the transmission of HIV and Syphilis from mother to child and may soon achieve certification from the World Health Organization (WHO), local media reported on Monday. MORE..
17 Jun 2019 (8:34 PM)
Sri Lanka s Tourism industry is exploring the possibility of inviting global celebrities to a mega event in the island country this year to promote Sri Lanka as a safe tourist destination following the April 21 terror attacks, the government information department said in a statement here Monday. MORE..
17 Jun 2019 (8:14 PM)
Showers or thundershowers will occur in Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Galle and Matara districts. MORE..
18 Jun 2019 (9:45 AM)
The two commuter trains on Chilaw-Colombo railway line, which were cancelled this morning (17), are back on track, the Railway Control Room said. MORE..
17 Jun 2019 (6:38 PM)