Friday, Nov 16, 2018 | Last Update : 09:47 PM IST
'I want to know who authorised the purchase of these nuts,' the President told a meeting of farmers.
12 Sep 2018 3:53 PM
The five are among 18 people, including a woman, on death row for drug offences whose execution will go ahead, according to Sirisena.
23 Aug 2018 11:26 AM
Xi Jinping's multi-billion initiative focuses on improving connectivity and cooperation among Asian countries, Africa, China and Europe.
03 Aug 2018 4:31 PM
Grant offer comes when Chinese firm faces criticism for allegedly financing last election campaign of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
22 Jul 2018 5:05 PM
Maithripala Sirisena said govt forces had failed to quash the Tamil rebels’ separatist ideologies despite military conquer.
21 May 2018 11:31 AM
Construction of the road linking the capital Colombo with the hill resort of Kandy had been delayed due to a lack of foreign funding.
15 May 2018 11:50 AM
The 10-day 'state of emergency' in Sri Lanka will expire on Thursday, March 15.
13 Mar 2018 3:59 PM
Anti-Muslim riots, since Monday, have left two persons dead and damaged several homes, businesses and mosques in the Kandy district.
10 Mar 2018 5:26 PM
Mr Sirisena will be in India to attend the first conference of the founding members of the International Solar Alliance in New Delhi.
10 Mar 2018 4:25 PM
Mr Wickremesinghe's 11-day tenure as the law and order minister was marred by racial tension in the central district of Kandy since Monday.
08 Mar 2018 6:23 PM