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Police deny permission for TESO meet

Police deny permission for TESO meet

The city police have denied permission for the pro-Eelam TESO meet, convened by the forum’s founder leader and DMK chief M Karunanidhi in Chennai on Sunday. The police have denied…

New law to prevent mothers going overseas for employment

New law to prevent mothers going overseas for employment

The government has decided to introduce a legislation soon to prohibit woman who have children under age of 5 going for overseas employment. This was reviled by the minister of…

Action by CAA against errant traders

Action by CAA against errant traders

Over 2000 raids were conducted by the consumer affairs authority on errant traders during the past seven months of 2012. They were charged for various malpractices which flouted the consumer…

Drinking water projects gifted by Pakistan

Drinking water projects gifted by Pakistan

3 Clean drinking water projects for the needy Muslim, Sinhalese and Tamil communities of the eastern province of Sri Lanka were inaugurated by the High Commissioner of Pakistan in Sri…

International security conference in Colombo

International security conference in Colombo

A three day International Security Conference organized by the Sri Lanka Army will start in Colombo tomorrow. Representatives from 42 countries will attend the conference. The theme of the conference…

Pakistan’s Defence Secretary to Arrive in Sri Lanka Tomorrow

Pakistan’s Defence Secretary to Arrive in Sri Lanka Tomorrow

The Secretary of Defence, Government of Pakistan Lt Gen (Retd) Asif Yasin Malik, will be visiting Sri Lanka from 7-11 August 2012. During his stay in Colombo, Lt Gen (Retd) Asif…

Indian investments are to be doubled in Sri Lanka

Indian investments are to be doubled in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Chamber of Commerce says Indian investments in Sri Lanka will be doubled within three years. A number of leading Indian companies have come forward to invest in many…

11 fisherman released by India

11 fisherman released by India

India released 11 fisherman who were arrested by the coast guard officers in Andra Pradesh recently the released fisherman will be handed over to the Sri Lankan navy with their vessels in the northern sea tomorrow.Fisheries…

Indian Special Economic Zone in Sri Lanka

Indian Special Economic Zone in Sri Lanka

India is studying the possibilities of  establishing a Special Economic Zone in Sri Lanka which might be located near near Trincomalee. This zone is expected to include a Skills Development…

Indian Minister is in Colombo

Indian Minister is in Colombo

Indian Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma who is here on an official tour is expected to meet President Mahinda Rajapaksa, Foreign Affairs Minister Prof.G.L. Peiris and several other ministers. The purpose of…