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Sri Lanka cannot expect IMF to come and sort out problems: Razeen Sally

Sri Lanka cannot expect IMF to come and sort out problems: Razeen Sally

Sri Lanka might need IMF funds as money flow tightens in the future with global economic complexity but the government cannot expect a bail out by the IMF after acting…

IS leanings put 16-year-old from Pune under ATS radar

IS leanings put 16-year-old from Pune under ATS radar

A 16-year-old college girl from Pune, who was allegedly in touch with arrested Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) executive Mohammed Sirajuddin, has been put under surveillance for her suspected links with…

Over 4 lakh Nepali children malnourished

Over 4 lakh Nepali children malnourished

Around 430,000 children in the country are malnourished due to lack of nourishment and of them 91,000 are suffering from rapid malnutrition. As per the information shared at a programme…

Canada supports Sri Lanka’s peace-building efforts

Canada supports Sri Lanka’s peace-building efforts

The Canadian Government continues to support efforts to rid the country of landmines in villages ravaged by years of Sri Lankan civil war. An effort with an end in sight.…

India to build sea bridge,tunnel to connect Sri Lanka

India to build sea bridge,tunnel to connect Sri Lanka

Keen on promoting connectivity in the South Asian region, India is set to build a sea-bridge and tunnel connecting Sri Lanka while a pact has been inked with Bangladesh, Bhutan…

CAMBODIA’S AIRPORTS ACHIEVE MILESTONE CARBON ACCREDITATION CERTIFICATION

CAMBODIA’S AIRPORTS ACHIEVE MILESTONE CARBON ACCREDITATION CERTIFICATION

Cambodia’s main international airports have achieved level one ‘Mapping’ certification under ACI’s Airport Carbon Accreditation (ACA) programme.The accreditation is the result of the successful mapping of all CO2 emissions at…

‘US-Sri Lanka Partnership Dialogue’ in February 2016 – Minister Samaraweera

‘US-Sri Lanka Partnership Dialogue’ in February 2016 – Minister Samaraweera

‘US-Sri Lanka Partnership Dialogue’ will be launched in Washington DC in February of next year, said Minister of Foreign Affairs Mangala Samaraweera. He made this announcement addressing the media after…

President meets with Pope Francis

President meets with Pope Francis

President Maithripala Sirisena called on His Holiness Pope Francis at the Vatican on Monday. Pope Francis expressed his happiness over the warm welcome and hospitality extended to him when he…

India funds 200-bed hospital ward in Lanka’s north

India funds 200-bed hospital ward in Lanka’s north

India has constructed a 200-bed hospital ward complex at a cost of USD 13 lakh in Sri Lanka’s Tamil-dominated former war zone of North. The project in the northern district…

Raised plight of minorities in India with Modi: Imran Khan

Raised plight of minorities in India with Modi: Imran Khan

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan today said he had raised with Prime Minister Narendra Modi the “plight of minorities in India” during his recent visit besides touching upon the Kashmir issue and…