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China appoints special representative to SL

In a significant move, China has dispatched a special envoy to Sri Lanka, where major Chinese investments are being reviewed since a Beijing-friendly president was ousted from power in January and a recent parliamentary election reinstated a national unity government seeking a more neutral foreign policy.

Eastern Province Education Minister visits Sampur

The Minister of Education and the Resettlement of the Eastern Province visited the Sampur resettlement areas today.

Canadian conservative party headed by Harper willing to open HC at Jaffna

A re-elected Conservative Government will expand the presence of Canada’s High Commission to Sri Lanka by opening a consulate in Jaffna, the Honourable Jason Kenney announced today.

Govt to start a program to build economy of law income families: President

President Maithripala Sirisena says the new government would start a new program when eliminating of the poverty and building of the economy of the law income families.

SL ranked sixth place in global impunity index

Sri Lanka has moved to sixth place from fourth in the 2015 Global Impunity Index issued by the Committee to protect Journalists (CPJ).

Some media attempting to make me disappear politically - MS

President Maithripala Sirisena said today some media institutions were attempting to make him disappear politically even though the new government had ensured media freedom by putting an end to the disappearances of journalists.

73 Lankan refuges returned from India

United Nation High Commission assists to return back a group of 73 Lankan refuges from India.

Lankan female domestic worker attacked in Kuwait

Lankan domestic worker was brutally attacked in Kuwait by her colleagues.

4 Commissions appointed

Constitutional Council of SriLanka headed by the speaker Karu Jayasuriya decided to appoint four independent commissions including police commission.

Kudu Sampath nabbed

Leading drug pin Kudu Sampanth was nabbed during special search operation carried out by the Welikada police at the area this evening.