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Court issues overseas travel ban on Patali

Court issues overseas travel ban on Patali

Dec 14, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Parliamentarian Patali Champika Ranawaka and one of his drivers have been issued an overseas travel ban ... Read More

Treasury approves bonus for State-owned statutory bodies

Treasury approves bonus for State-owned statutory bodies

Dec 13, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Treasury has approved the payment bonus for 2019 for the employees of State-owned statutory bodies ... Read More

Import levy on wheat flour to be reduced

Import levy on wheat flour to be reduced

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Cabinet of Ministers has decided to reduce the import levy on wheat flour, the Co-Cabinet ... Read More

CID to hand over Swiss Embassy reports to Court

CID to hand over Swiss Embassy reports to Court

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) will today (12) hand over several reports to the Colombo Chief ... Read More

Ministry subjects Gazetted

Ministry subjects Gazetted

Dec 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - An Extraordinary Gazette Notification listing the subject purviews of Ministries of the new Government has been ... Read More

32 State Ministry Secretaries appointed

32 State Ministry Secretaries appointed

Dec 10, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - New Secretaries have been appointed to thirty-two State Ministries, the government announced today (Dec. 10). The ... Read More

SRI LANKA MUSLIM LEADER SAYS LACK OF MUSLIM MINISTERS IN NEW GOVT ‘JUST FINE’

SRI LANKA MUSLIM LEADER SAYS LACK OF MUSLIM MINISTERS IN NEW GOVT ‘JUST FINE’

Dec 9, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Lack of any Muslim Ministers in Sri Lanka’s new Cabinet is just fine, said a leading ... Read More

Travel ban on Swiss Embassy employee extended

Travel ban on Swiss Embassy employee extended

Dec 9, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Colombo Chief Magistrate’s Court today (09) extended the travel ban imposed on the female employee ... Read More

Prices of milk powder reduced

Prices of milk powder reduced

Dec 9, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A decision has been reached to reduce the price of a packet of milk powder, the ... Read More

Prices of milk powder packets to reduce

Prices of milk powder packets to reduce

Dec 8, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A decision has been reached to reduce the price of a packet of milk powder, the ... Read More

Rishad requests Presidential Commission to probe Wilpattu, Easter attack allegations

Rishad requests Presidential Commission to probe Wilpattu, Easter attack allegations

Dec 6, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Leader of All Ceylon Makkal Congress (ACMC), Parliamentarian Rishad Bathiudeen has sent an official letter to ... Read More

Ranil nominates Sajith as Opposition Leader

Ranil nominates Sajith as Opposition Leader

Dec 5, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe has nominated party’s Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa as the Opposition Leader of ... Read More

Permits to transport of granite, sand and soil abolished

Permits to transport of granite, sand and soil abolished

Dec 5, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Cabinet of Ministers has decided that permits to transport granite, sand and soil were no ... Read More

Swiss Federal Court rules LTTE not a criminal organisation

Swiss Federal Court rules LTTE not a criminal organisation

Dec 4, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Swiss Federal Court has ruled that the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) are not ... Read More

Parliament prorogued till January [UPDATE]

Parliament prorogued till January [UPDATE]

Dec 3, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Parliament has been prorogued until January 2020, from midnight following the issuance of a Presidential ... Read More