CoPE summons officials of four state institutions next week

By Rose Kenny The high ranking officials of four prominent state institutions are scheduled to be summoned before the Committee on Public Finance over four...

PS member arrested over possession of heroin

By Rose Kenny A Pradeshiya Sabha member has been arrested by the Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB) while in possession of heroin. The Karuwalagaswewa  Pradeshiya Sabha member...

Parliament receives copies of Petitions on abolishing the death penalty

By Rose Kenny Deputy Speaker and the Chair of Committees J. M. Ananda Kumarasiri informed the House yesterday that Parliament received copies of three petitions...

ACSA does not constitute security arrangement with SL- Kiriella

By Rose Kenny Although the Opposition MPs criticize the government for signing agreements with the US, they fail to realize that their presidential hopeful  Gotabaya Rajapaksa...

Provincial Councils depriving LG institutions of independence

UPFA- MP Dallas Alahapperuma said in Parliament yesterday that a serious issue has arisen at the local government institutions due to the stamp duty due to them not...

Reduction of ground handling charge brings no benefit to the country-Anura Kumara

By Rose Kenny JVP Leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake said in parliament yesterday that the Board of Directors of Sri Lankan Airlines were not in agreement...

COPE sessions open to the media from tomorrow

By Rose Kenny Speaker Karu Jayasuriya  said that a decision had been taken to open the sessions of the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE)to media. Reading...

President commenced state visit to Cambodia

On an invitation extended by the Government of Cambodia, President Maithripala Sirisena began his four-day state visit to the Southeast Asian nation today (7)...

Inspection Visit to Minor Tanks in Vavuniya Districts

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan directly visited the minor tanks in Vavuniya District which are renovated under the ‘Climate Resilient Integrated Water...

War on drug menace will continue despite threats – President

Some groups that were hesitant to draft laws to eradicate extremist terrorist movements despite public opinion following the Easter Sunday extremist Islamic suicide attacks,...
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