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Maruti looking at plant in Sri Lanka

Maruti looking at plant in Sri Lanka

Maruti Suzuki India is undertaking a feasibility study for setting up an assembly facility in Sri Lanka. At present, some of its exports are headed to this market. A few…

Special traffic operation to nab drunk motorists

Special traffic operation to nab drunk motorists

Police Media spokesman said that a 24-hr special traffic operation was launched from Monday (23) from 6 pm. to nab motorists driving under the influence of liquor. The operation will…

Hugh Jackman quits Harry Houdini Broadway musical

Hugh Jackman quits Harry Houdini Broadway musical

X-Men star Hugh Jackman has pulled out of a new Broadway musical about Harry Houdini in which he was to have played the famed illusionist. The actor cited scheduling demands…

Liverpool face Man City title test

Liverpool face Man City title test

Liverpool may be top of the table at Christmas but face a test of their title credentials when they travel to Manchester City on Boxing Day. Third-placed City are a…

Musharraf’s Pakistan treason trial delayed after explosives found

Musharraf’s Pakistan treason trial delayed after explosives found

The trial of Pakistan’s former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has been postponed after explosives were found on his route to court in Islamabad. The special court hearing on treason charges…

Japan provides Rs. 520 m grant to improve health care facilities

Japan provides Rs. 520 m grant to improve health care facilities

The Government of Japan has agreed to provide grant assistance of Rs. 520 million under the Non Project Grant Aid and Government of Sri Lanka has decided to utilize this…

ICTA switches to ‘Smart Sri Lanka’

ICTA switches to ‘Smart Sri Lanka’

The ICT Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) has decided to conclude the ‘e-Sri Lanka’ project but revamp and continue the e-Sri Lanka development initiative under the name ‘Smart Sri Lanka’.…

Sri Lanka IMF rep gets warm send-off

Sri Lanka IMF rep gets warm send-off

Sri Lanka’s resident representative from the International Monetary Fund, Koshy Mathai got a warm send off from authorities in the island at the end of four years and the first…

Post graduate scholarships for Sri Lankan students in India

Post graduate scholarships for Sri Lankan students in India

The Government of India is pleased to announce the offer of 180 ICCR scholarships for higher studies in India to pursue undergraduate, Post Graduate and Phd courses. These scholarships are…

Vin Diesel to play Groot in Marvel’s Guardians

Vin Diesel to play Groot in Marvel’s Guardians

Marvel Studios has confirmed action star Vin Diesel will voice the character of Groot in its space adventure, Guardians of the Galaxy. It posted the news on the Marvel website, just…