President Maithripala Sirisena has given instructions to the heads of the government institutions to deliver public services in a more comprehensive and efficient manner without allowing room to deteriorate those services as well as to do the activities of the government sector with proper planning and targets. MORE..
17 Nov 2018 (7:43 PM)
Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa says that Mahinda Rajapaksa could have become Prime Minister with a two-thirds majority in Parliament if he had waited for elections in a year and a half, but questioned whether the country could wait that long. MORE..
17 Nov 2018 (10:25 PM)
The US Central Intelligence Agency has concluded Saudi s powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was behind the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, US media reported Friday, citing people close to the matter. MORE..
17 Nov 2018 (10:02 AM)
The United National Party (UNP) has asked Facebook to protect the identity of its supporters, fearing a crackdown by what it called the "illegal" government. MORE..
17 Nov 2018 (6:03 PM)
Maldivian President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has taken the oath of office before thousands of people and hundreds of foreign dignitaries, vowing to end systematic corruption and investigate alleged human rights abuses under his predecessor, Abdulla Yameen. MORE..
18 Nov 2018 (12:59 PM)