The most highly anticipated hotel in Colombo, – Shangri-La launched

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts celebrated the opening of Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo with an inauguration ceremony that signalled the city’s most highly anticipated hotel launch in nearly 30 years. The official opening was graced President Maithripala...

People’s Bank celebrates World Children’s Day

Peo­ple's Bank has introduced a number of accounts to offer the best banking services to different age groups starting from toddlers to the senior citizens. Accordingly the Bank introduced 'Isuru Udana' to open a savings...

My.Fare.lk relaunched website with focus on customer-centrio service excellence

Online outbound travel plan and management portal, www.MyFare.lk recently re-launched its website in a bid to add more value to customer experience and enhance service excellence. MyFare.lk is a joint venture of Sri Lanka’s...

LMD – Brands Annual lists MyDeal.lk amongst top 10 e-Commerce brands

Brands Annual 2017 Edition lists leading e-Commerce company, MyDeal.lk amongst Sri Lanka’s 10 top e-Commerce brands. Brands Finance Lanka ranks top brands annually following an independent and a rigorous study based on publicly available...

People’s BankGroup posts remarkable LKR 25.4 Bn Pre-Tax Profit

The Bank that has always maintained its central ethos of being the pulse of the people, People’s Bank declared an impressive financial performance for the FY 2016, with all Key Performance Indicators showcasing a...

Saudi Princess’ tell-all includes Sri Lankan children traded as sex slaves

Saudi Princess Amira Bint Aidan Bin Nayef went on a rampage against the ruling Saudi regime in her exclusive statements to the French newspaper Le Monde, saying slavery in Saudi Arabia has different forms,...

Human Rights Watch makes submission to the CRC regarding Sri Lanka’s military occupation of...

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has made a submission to the 77th Working Group of the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) focusing on Sri Lanka's  use of educational facilities for...

The Government to regulate hooch to plug tax gaps

Sri Lanka is to start regulating the traditional home-brewed alcohol known locally as toddy in an effort to increase its tax revenues, Gayantha Karunathiklake said Wednesday. Toddy, a popular alcoholic drink made from the fermented...

Journalist of ‘Sunday Apple’ newspaper tortured by Assistant Superintendent of Police of Tangalle

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has report the issue of Journalist of ‘Sunday Apple’ newspaper tortured by Assistant Superintendent of Police of Tangalle and  illegal arrest; detention; torture; impunity; Rule of Law; justice; right to...

Kegalle Prison officers designed a high standard bullet proof bus

Kegalle Prison officers has designed a high standard bullet proof bus to transport prisoners and accordingly a spokesman of the Kegalle prison it has successfully passed its firing test. Prison Department sources said the bus can...

Mechanical Issue steal Sajaad’s victory on rally debut

Sajaad Zuhair making his debut in Rally Racing, set the tempo of Rallying when he set a blistering pace to be the man to beat in Sri Lanka’s very first International Standard Rally, organized...

Sports & Physical Health Promotion Week commences under patronage of President

The inauguration ceremony of the Sports and Physical Health promotion programmes organized by the Ministry of Sports held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat premises. Accordingly, it is expected to...

First and Ever time Sri lanka receive Asia Cup Road Racing.

By issuing a press release the Federation of Motorcycle Sports in Sri Lanka announced that it was invited by the Asian Federation Internationale Motorcycle to participate in the 2015 FIM Asia General Assembly which is...

Sri Lanka ranks 3rd in ICC T20

New Zealand’s victory over Sri Lanka in the second T20 at Eden Park  pushed Sri Lanka to the third position in ICC T20 ranking. Sri Lanka who topped the rank with 125 points before the...

Sri lanka and France renew commitment to deepen engagement on sports development .

Sri Lankan's Minister of Sports Hon Dayasiri Jayasekara on an official visit to France meeting with his counterpart Hon Thierry braillard minster of sports France had very fruitful discussions on developing a mutually beneficial...