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Dutch Foreign Minister commends Sri Lanka’s ability to uphold free and fair election

Dutch Foreign Minister commends Sri Lanka’s ability to uphold free and fair election

Oct 20, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Sri Lanka’s ability to uphold free and fair election amidst various challenges has been commended by ... Read More

Upcoming election would be ’Mother of all elections’: Patali Champika

Upcoming election would be ’Mother of all elections’: Patali Champika

Oct 20, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Megalopolis and Western Development Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka said that November 16 Presidential Election will be ... Read More

Sajith, Ranil in Laggala

Sajith, Ranil in Laggala

Oct 20, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  UNF alliance’s candidate Sajith Premadasa participated in an election rally in Laggala in the Matale District ... Read More

Galle Dialogue 2019 commences in Colombo tomorrow

Galle Dialogue 2019 commences in Colombo tomorrow

Oct 20, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Galle Dialogue 2019; the International Maritime Conference organized by the Sri Lanka Navy under the auspices ... Read More

Minister Rauff Hakeem responds to controversial video with Zahran

Minister Rauff Hakeem responds to controversial video with Zahran

Oct 20, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -   Minister Rauff Hakeem stated that he was checking on his supporters over harassment by M.L.A.M. ... Read More

Sri Lanka removed from FATF’s Grey List

Sri Lanka removed from FATF’s Grey List

Oct 20, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -   Sri Lanka has been removed from the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) list of countries ... Read More

US Homeland Security Chief steps down

US Homeland Security Chief steps down

Oct 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The acting head of US Homeland Security, Kevin McAleenan, has resigned after six months in the ... Read More

US builds pressure on Turkey to halt incursion

US builds pressure on Turkey to halt incursion

Oct 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Pressure is building in the US to stop Turkey continuing its offensive against Kurdish-held areas in ... Read More

Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize

Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize

Oct 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The 2019 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who made ... Read More

Explosion’ reported on Iranian oil tanker off Saudi coast

Explosion’ reported on Iranian oil tanker off Saudi coast

Oct 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  An explosion has caused a fire on an Iranian tanker near the coast of Saudi Arabia, ... Read More

Tunisia Presidential candidate released from jail

Tunisia Presidential candidate released from jail

Oct 10, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A Tunisian court has released a presidential candidate days before he is due to stand in ... Read More

US did not approve Turkey’s Syria offensive, says Mike Pompeo

US did not approve Turkey’s Syria offensive, says Mike Pompeo

Oct 10, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  The US did not give Turkey a "green light" for its offensive in northern Syria, US ... Read More

Gautam Gambhir mocks Pakistan over cricket under intense security arrangement in Karachi

Gautam Gambhir mocks Pakistan over cricket under intense security arrangement in Karachi

Oct 2, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Former India cricketer-turned politician Gautam Gambhir took a dig at Pakistan over a video of the ... Read More

ICC welcomes Cricket Association of Nepal elections

ICC welcomes Cricket Association of Nepal elections

Oct 2, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  The International Cricket Council (ICC) has welcomed the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) central elections, which ... Read More

North Korea may have fired missile from submarine

North Korea may have fired missile from submarine

Oct 2, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - North Korea may have fired a ballistic missile from a submarine, a move that came just ... Read More