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Battered by poverty and COVID disruptions, Sri Lanka’s gypsies pushed to the edge

COVID Underdogs: Sri Lanka

5 ways to Increase Tourism income in Sri Lanka


WATCH : Sri Lanka’s first Underwater Museum opens

Sri Lanka’s first ever underwater museum built by the Navy was opened in Galle in

05 Re-Emerged online businesses in Sri Lanka due to COVID19 

By Umair Wolid  These are tough and uncertain times, to say the least — priorities

Road Safety – A Must If You Love

Federation Internationale de l’ Automobile (FIA) in partnership with the Automobile Association of Ceylon (AA)


Know Your Candidate – Isuru Subasinghe

Name – Isuru Subasinghe Party – NPP (JATHIKA JANA BALAWEGAYA) District – GAMPAHA Preferential Number – 17 Current Positions –

Business News

Footsteps Preschool and daycare: Come see what we’re all about.

Selecting a Preschool / Daycare for your kids is a noble step towards serving them in becoming a happy child. 


‘JAYAGAMU SRI LANKA’ – NDB’s another pioneering initiative to build a financially empowered nation   There’s no doubt that the

Executive – Sri Lanka’s Most Esteemed Limousine Service

Executive provide trustworthy, comfortable, and reliable travel services to give clients more than just a transportation solution which makes the


PodHUB and Classic Funtime are collaborating on a very unique project and are set to launch a virtual music video

Unilever announces next step in the evolution of skin care portfolio.

Unilever announces next step in the evolution of skin care portfolio, reiterating its commitment to a more inclusive vision of beauty

Sri Lankan ceiling products stir Chinese trade monopoly

China is now acclaimed as the main centre which provides goods and services to the world market. Even Sri Lanka

Who is Kasturi Chellaraja Wilson? Sri Lanka’s first female Group CEO of a Conglomerate.

  Hemas Holdings PLC announced the appointment of Kasturi Chellaraja Wilson as Group Chief Executive Officer, effective 1st October 2020,

Prime Group Launches Waterfall Residencies – Malabe, Promoting Wellness Centric Lifestyles

Leading Sri Lankan property developer Prime Group, is adding to its award-winning and extensive portfolio of housing projects with Waterfall

Other News

WATCH : A heartwarming moment of an elephant helping a calf trying to cross a roadside barrier

India : A heartwarming video of a baby elephant struggling to climb a roadside barrier near the Kerala-Tamil Nadu border

8 Malaria patients detected from among foreign returnees in quarantine centres

A total of 20 cases of malaria have been reported in Sri Lanka for 2020. Sri Lanka reported its last

Sri Lanka eliminates measles and rubella

Maldives and Sri Lanka were today verified for having eliminated rubella, making them the first two countries in WHO South-East

356 Elephants Died Suddenly in Botswana. The Cause Is a Mystery.

The mystery of more than 350 elephants suddenly dying deepens as their intact ivory tusks suggests poachers are not responsible.

Yellow colour to be made mandatory for school vans

A gazette notice will be issued making it mandatory for school vans to be painted in yellow, the Transport Ministry

Grand celebrations held for Indian cricketer MS Dhoni’s birthday in Jaffna

Members of the Jaffna fan club for former Indian Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni have donated blood to the Blood Bank

Former LTTE member injured in Kilinochchi explosion dies

A 44 year-old man who was injured in an explosion in Kilinochchi last Friday (03) succumbed to his injuries today.

17th officer from Narcotic Bureau arrested for drug links

The 17th Police officer from the Police Narcotic Bureau (PNB) has been arrested by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) over

WATCH : First records of Baby Elephant Twins reported from Minneriya National Park

The wildlife enthusiasts in Sri Lanka have been thrilled ever since they have received the news that an elephant who

When Mahanama needed police protection to play in Sharjah

Cricket fans will always remember Roshan Mahanama as the classically correct batsman who shared a then world record second wicket

4 Covid19 patients today. No Covid for 210 prison inmates Tested

4 Covid19 patients identified today at 8.45 PM – Inmate at the Welikada Prison – Foreign returnee from Ethiopia –

Brazilian President who has been criticized for downplaying Covid19, Tested positive

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has revealed he tested positive for the coronavirus. Bolsonaro, who has been criticized for downplaying the

Bodies of Grade 11 boy & Grade 10 girl who jumped into Polgolla reservoir recovered

The bodies of the two teenagers who had died by suicide after jumping into the Polgolla reservoir in Kandy this

Bodies of Sri Lankans from same family, murdered in Qatar, brought to Sri Lanka

The bodies of three Sri Lankans from the same family, who were murdered in Qatar, have been repatriated to Sri

Battered by poverty and COVID disruptions, Sri Lanka’s gypsies pushed to the edge

Millions of daily wage earners in Sri Lanka have been badly affected by disruptions in the informal economy caused by

Update on detection of COVID patient at Welikada prison

Over 170 persons have been identified as having come into direct contact with the COVID-19 patient detected from the Welikada

Hotel owner found dead with injuries inside hotel at Kesbewa and his wife admitted to Hospital with injuries

The Piliyandala Police have commenced an investigation into the murder of the owner of a hotel in the Kesbewa area

CCTV : Bus falling into a lake in China, 21 dead

A bus carrying an unspecified number of students crashed into a local reservoir in Anshun, Southwest China’s Guizhou Province on

MyBus-SL mobile app launched for convenience of public transportation

The ‘MyBus-SL’ mobile- based application, which was launched at the National Transport Commission (NTC) today for the convenience of those

No amendments to Senior Citizens Accounts, says Finance Ministry

The Ministry of Finance, Economy and Policy Development has announced that no amendments have been made to the rate of

Interim order issued on bond scam suspects: No arrest for Ravi K

The Court of Appeal today issued an interim order staying the operation of an arrest warrant issued against former Minister

Covid : 6 week lockdown announced in Melbourne

Australia : Melbourne will enter a six-week lockdown at midnight tomorrow, after the state recorded another record spike in COVID-19

Teenagers jump into Polgolla Reservoir: Body of boy recovered

Two teenagers have died by suicide after jumping into the Polgolla Reservoire in Kandy. The teenagers have been identified as

Inmate at Welikada remand prison tests positive for coronavirus 

Inmate at Welikada prison detected with coronavirus An inmate at the Welikada Prison in Colombo has been detected with COVID-19.