The famous veteran dramatist Bandula Vithanage has passed away today at National hospital, Colombo. He was in the age of 73 years. He has worked for Sri Lanka broadcasting Corporation, Rupavahini Corporation, etc and was appointed as an adviser of Tower Hall Foundation in 2001. The funeral will be on Thursday at the Borella Kanatte.
It is reported that the former General Secretary of the Ceylon Mercantile Industrial and General Workers Union has passed away at a private hospital in Colombo. He was in the age 92 at the time of s demise.The funeral will be held on Friday at Borella cemetery.
The CID unit of Tangalle police division has arrested a tuition Master for quoting a message from Namal Rajapaksa without permission. Police says that there are hand bills with the message from Namal Rajapaksa that this institute is doing a good job in enhancing the knowledge in English and IT, but it is learnt that […]
The UNP leader Ranil Wickremasinghe says that if Mihin Lanka is closed there will be a saving of Rs. 3650 million per year. Addressing a meeting in Polonnaruwa he said that the loss per day is Rs. 10 million.
There was a meeting with former president Chandrika Kumaranathunga with the Leader of National Leger of Myanmar Ansan Suki, in Myanmar. The meeting was held at Chatrium hotel, Yangon while she was on a tour to Myanmar.
It is reported that Narada Dissanayake, son of the Minister of higher education S B Dissanayake has been appointed as the Co Organizer of Hanguranketha seat. Jayaratne Dissanayake is the organizer of the seat at present.
The third term of the schools starts today. Few schools where the paper markings are done will be re-opened later.
The Chief of the UNP media unit, parliamentarian Mangala Samaraweera has left for London. He has done this to oppose the decision taken by the leader Ranil Wickramasinghe to give the Deputy Leadership to Sajith Premadasa. No sooner Sajith Premadasa is appointed as the Deputy Leader the VIP board will be dissolved.
A former Secretary General of parliament Sam Wijesinghe has passed away. He was 93 years old at the time of passing away at his residence.
Indian government has decided to review the free trade agreement between Sri Lanka and India signed in the year 2000. The transaction value between the two countries have exceeded USD 5 billion. Though the two countries discussed to sign another agreement, it was unsuccessful. Few organizations pointed out that the condition of the previous agreement […]
It is reported that Robert Das Chandrakumara who was assaulted by Thilini Amalka at Wariyapola bus stand has been remanded. The Acting Magistrate Srimathi Rajapaksa has ordered him to be remanded till the 03rd, according to a complaint made by Thilini Amalka that he tried to abuse her,
The UNP candidate for Uva Harin Fernando says that Namal Rajapaksa said that he will be the Chief Minister for Uva. He said this expressing his ideas about the news that he has a secret discussions with Namal Rajapaksa. Harin has further stated that he met Namal at Parlimentarian Chamika Buddhadasa’s residence and talked to […]
The cabinet speaker Keheliya Rambukwella speaks about the reports in the media that president Mahinda Rajapaksa went abroad for getting treatments. ” Why he can’t go abroad? Can’t he take medicine? If he has got any sickness, he will take medicine.” He says that even the president is a human and he can get the […]