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Chief of Defence Staff, Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne lighting the traditional oil lamp to commence the presentation of "Sathviru Abhiman Ranaviru" at the Nelum Pokuna Theatre last week in the presence of President Maithripala Sirisena and Secretary to the Ministry of Defence, Kapila Waidyaratne PC.

Govt. urged to

probe massive gold imports

Over USD 1 bn spent in 16 months

The Joint Opposition (JO) yesterday alleged that a thorough inquiry was required to identify racketeers involved in importing gold for the Indian market via Sri Lanka.

Over USD 1 billion had been spent over the past 16 months to import gold into Sri Lanka and substantial amount of such imports ended up in India, the media was told yesterday.



JO backs Minister Wijeyadasa’s move:


The Joint Opposition (JO) yesterday backed Higher Education and Cultural Affairs Minister Dr. Wijeyadasa Rajapakse’s move to pressure university academics and officials to repay what they owed to the state, by publishing the names of defaulters a...

Herath to quit in Galle


Following on the footsteps of several Sri Lakan cricket greats, veteran Rangana Herath has decided to end his Test career in Galle against England next month.

Trade liberalisation or rationalisation? Which is more desirable ?


Trade liberalization or free trade has come to a sharp controversy in the context of the recent and ongoing rupee depreciation.

Dialog and Ericsson partner with Ministry of Digital Infrastructure to establish 5G Innovation Center


Dialog Axiata PLC in partnership with Ericsson, along with the Ministry of Telecommunication, Digital Infrastructure and Foreign Employment,...

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