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Norwegian envoy to open Sri Lanka’s first floating solar plant in Kilinochchi

Norwegian envoy to open Sri Lanka’s first floating solar plant in Kilinochchi

Jan 23, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Norwegian Ambassador to Sri Lanka Trine Jøranli Eskedal, will open Sri Lanka’s first floating solar ... Read More

Gazette on maintaining public order issued

Gazette on maintaining public order issued

Jan 22, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has issued an Extraordinary Gazette calling on the Armed Forces to continue to ... Read More

Ministry refutes reports of drop in school uniform vouchers

Ministry refutes reports of drop in school uniform vouchers

Jan 22, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Education Ministry yesterday refuted as false and baseless reports that it had reduced the value ... Read More

Forensic audit report on Bond Scam will be tabled in Parliament – Speaker

Forensic audit report on Bond Scam will be tabled in Parliament – Speaker

Jan 21, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has said that the forensic audit report on the Central Bank bond scam ... Read More

EU extends GSP Plus until 2023

EU extends GSP Plus until 2023

Jan 20, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The European Union has announced that it has decided to extend the GSP Plus facility for ... Read More

Point Pedro Police continuing investigations to arrest clash suspects

Point Pedro Police continuing investigations to arrest clash suspects

Jan 18, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Point Pedro Police, together with Military Police of the Army are conducting extensive investigations into an ... Read More

Working within a democratic framework will not divide UNP : Sajith

Working within a democratic framework will not divide UNP : Sajith

Jan 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - UNP will not be divided if things are done in a democratic manner, Leader of Opposition ... Read More

Decision on UNP Leader next week

Decision on UNP Leader next week

Jan 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A final decision on the leadership of the United National Party (UNP) will be announced next ... Read More

Ranil calls decisive UNP meeting today

Ranil calls decisive UNP meeting today

Jan 16, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Parliamentary Group of the United National Party (UNP) will convene for a decisive meeting under ... Read More

Work together to strengthen peace, harmony – President

Work together to strengthen peace, harmony – President

Jan 15, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - I am extremely happy to join with the Sri Lankan Tamil brethren to celebrate the Thai ... Read More

Young woman killed, mother critical in shooting at Warakapola

Young woman killed, mother critical in shooting at Warakapola

Jan 14, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Two women have been gunned down by an unidentified person at Dorawaka, Warakapola at around 5.30 ... Read More

Chinese, Russian FMs, US Deputy Assistant State Sec. arrive tonight

Chinese, Russian FMs, US Deputy Assistant State Sec. arrive tonight

Jan 13, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Sergey Lavrov ... Read More

Russian, Chinese Foreign Ministers due next week

Russian, Chinese Foreign Ministers due next week

Jan 11, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi arrives in Colombo on Monday morning on a brief officla visit ... Read More

Galle Face Green to get Solar Powered Lighting

Galle Face Green to get Solar Powered Lighting

Jan 10, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Following an inspection made to Galle Face Green, Minister of Roads & Highways, Ports and Shipping ... Read More

India, Sri Lanka discuss bilateral issues

India, Sri Lanka discuss bilateral issues

Jan 9, 2020

(FASTNEWS | DELHI) - Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar today held comprehensive talks with his Sri Lankan counterpart Dinesh ... Read More