Items filtered by date: September 2018

L-R: The Assassination Of Gianni Versace, The Handmaid's Tale, Westworld

Published in Entertainment
Monday, 17 September 2018 06:19

New Mahanayake Thera

Most Ven. Dr. Kolonnawe Sri Sumangala Thera who has been appointed the new Mahanayake Thera of the Sri Lanka Amarapura Nikaya’s Siri Sumana Chapter receives the Scroll bearing the Act of Appointment from President Maithripala Sirisena at a ceremony at the BMICH Colombo on September 16.

Published in Sri Lanka

Despite various economic difficulties and constraints, the government has been able to steer the country forward by providing extensive relief measures to the people.

Published in Sri Lanka

The Asian Mirror Website, in an exclusive story published yesterday, quoted the latest report of the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), which forecasts that the party backed by former President Mahinda Rajapaksa will win the next presidential and parliamentary election.

Published in Sri Lanka
Monday, 17 September 2018 06:12

JVP calls for Auditor General’s intervention

The JVP has made a written submission to the Auditor General requesting to intervene and audit the expenditure for the newly constructed Western Provincial Council building amounting to over Rs.7000 million.

Published in Politics

Private bus operators have threatened to launch an island-wide strike if a new bus fare chart is not provided to them by 26 September.

Published in Sri Lanka
Monday, 17 September 2018 06:04

Do or die contest against Afghanistan today

DUBAI, Sunday: Eight months ago in January Sri Lanka suffered their heaviest ODI defeat at the hands of Bangladesh by 163 runs at Dhaka and went onto win the Tri-Nation Series.

Published in Sports

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Friday (14 September) called on the private sector to set up educational institutions to cater to the emerging needs of the economy, while insisting that the Government would provide funding for students.

Published in Business

Defence Secretary Chief Guest and Central Bank Governor Guest of Honour

Published in Business
Monday, 17 September 2018 05:56

Govt. to introduce digital ID soon

Move could create economic surplus to be reinvested in growth – Dr. Hans Wijayasuriya
Allows to direct Govt. welfare funds to necessary segments effectively

Published in Business