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Independent Anti-Corruption Tribunal unanimously clear coach Avishka Gunawardene – ICC

UAE suspends entry for travellers from Sri Lanka

Pictures : Mirigama to Kurunegala stretch of Central Expressway nearing completion

T20 World Cup : Sri Lankan selectors to meet Lasith Malinga

WATCH : Sri Lanka’s Ushan Thiwanka sets new South Asian high jump record



Wire Mag

How Unregulated Microfinance Loans Are Pushing Sri Lankan Women To Suicide

For many women in Sri Lanka, small loans can have a big impact. That is the sole purpose of microfinance

COVID-19 vaccination for the Sri Lankan population : 19 points

By Dr. Deepa Gamage – Consultant Epidemiologist There are a few COVID-19 vaccines which have completed the Clinical Trial Stages


BUSINESS NEWS

Allianz Partners with Asiri Health to Offer Greater Value to Policy Holders

Allianz Insurance Lanka Ltd, Sri Lanka’s leading life insurance company entered into

Sanasa Life Insurance takes a huge step forward by re-establishing life insurance policies

Although there are many life insurance companies, there are only a few

USD 500 Million concessional loan from Republic of Korea to Sri Lanka

Korea’s Exim Bank today signed an agreement with Sri Lanka to provide

HUTCH Partners with Bobble AI to launch local language smartphone keyboard for Sri Lankans

HUTCH, in a first for Sri Lanka, today announced a partnership with

Spreading Mother’s Day Love with Ramada Colombo

Your mother is the only person in your life who loves you

Prime Lands Residencies IPO introduces “SUBMIT from HOME”!

Prime Lands Residencies Limited, the condominium property arm of Prime Group, the

New Country Director Reaffirms WFP’s Commitment to Improving Nutrition and Food Security in Sri Lanka

Photo caption: Country Director of WFP Sri Lanka, Abdur Rahim Siddiqui hands



SPORTS NEWS

T20 World Cup : Sri Lankan selectors to meet Lasith Malinga

Sri Lankan Cricket selectors will meet Lasith Malinga soon to discuss

India will tour Sri Lanka in July for limited overs series: Ganguly

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Sunday said that the Indian team,

“I told them not to get hurt” Chief Selector reveals details of meeting with senior cricketers

The new Cricket selection committee headed by Pramodya Wickramasinghe met with

Sri Lanka Cricket offers window to host IPL

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is “keen” to help the Indian cricket

MI coach Mahela to quarantine in Maldives

May 6 (ANI): Mumbai Indians on Thursday informed that the Australian

Sri Lanka tour of Bangladesh schedule announced

Sri Lanka National Team leaves for Bangladesh on the 16th May

India to move Australian IPL cricketers to Sri Lanka or Maldives

Reuters : The cricket board (BCCI) in coronavirus-hit India will help

Upul Tharanga to join Dilshan in Australia

Former Sri Lanka cricketer Upul Tharanga has joined Sri Lanka great



INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Black fungus detected in Covid-19 survivors in India : Some lose eyesight

The Indian government on Sunday

Chinese rocket debris lands in Indian Ocean, draws criticism from NASA

Remnants of China’s biggest rocket

London mayoral election 2021: Sadiq Khan wins second term

BBC : Labour’s Sadiq Khan



Business News

Allianz Partners with Asiri Health to Offer Greater Value to Policy Holders

Allianz Insurance Lanka Ltd, Sri Lanka’s leading life insurance company entered into a partnership agreement with Asiri Health, Sri Lanka’s

Sanasa Life Insurance takes a huge step forward by re-establishing life insurance policies

Although there are many life insurance companies, there are only a few insurance companies that are dedicated to their clients.

USD 500 Million concessional loan from Republic of Korea to Sri Lanka

Korea’s Exim Bank today signed an agreement with Sri Lanka to provide a USD 500 million  concessional loan with a

HUTCH Partners with Bobble AI to launch local language smartphone keyboard for Sri Lankans

HUTCH, in a first for Sri Lanka, today announced a partnership with Bobble AI, the world’s first Conversation Media Platform

Spreading Mother’s Day Love with Ramada Colombo

Your mother is the only person in your life who loves you unconditionally and to whom you owe an eternal

Prime Lands Residencies IPO introduces “SUBMIT from HOME”!

Prime Lands Residencies Limited, the condominium property arm of Prime Group, the ‘Maestro of Real Estate Artistry’ in Sri Lanka,

Sri Lankan tyre market in crisis: Requests to facilitate export manufactures to prioritise local demand

The Sri Lankan tyre market is currently facing a crisis due to a shortage of tyres and Passenger Car Radials

New Country Director Reaffirms WFP’s Commitment to Improving Nutrition and Food Security in Sri Lanka

Photo caption: Country Director of WFP Sri Lanka, Abdur Rahim Siddiqui hands over his letter of credentials to Foreign Minister,



Other News

“Many lives could be lost if the advice is not acted upon now” Former PM

Former Prime Minister and Leader of the United National Party, Ranil Wickremesinghe, made a special statement today, 10th May 2021,

No island-wide lockdown, Travel restrictions may be imposed in next few days – Army Commander

  No decision made to impose an island-wide lockdown, according to Army Commander General Shavendra Silva. Army Commander told Newsfirst

UAE suspends entry for travellers from Sri Lanka

The UAE has announced the suspension of entry for travellers from Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal and Sri Lanka on national and

DV Chanaka & Nipuna Ranawaka to lead SLPP youth wing

Aviation and Investment Zone Development State Minister D.V. Chanaka as well as Matara district MP and Chairman Matara District development

SL Committee for Solidarity with Palestine condemns attacks on Ramadan worshippers at Al Aqsa Mosque

The Sri Lanka Committee for Solidarity with Palestine (SLCSP) has strongly condemned the brutal attacks on Ramadan worshippers at the

Pictures : Mirigama to Kurunegala stretch of Central Expressway nearing completion

The Mirigama to Kurunegala stretch of the Central Expressway is nearing completion. According to officials, the road is expected to

Body of SL domestic worker, hacked to death in Kuwait, brought down

The body of a Sri Lankan domestic worker, who was hacked to death in Kuwait, has been brought down to

Legal action against man for bringing Covid infected student for exam

A Covid infected 14-year-old school student is reported to have sat for the London Ordinary Level Examination at the Bandaranaike

Sri Lanka Police to conduct two special quarantine operations today.

The Sri Lanka Police will conduct two special quarantine operations today. The Police said a special quarantine operation will be

USD 500 Million concessional loan from Republic of Korea to Sri Lanka

Korea’s Exim Bank today signed an agreement with Sri Lanka to provide a USD 500 million  concessional loan with a

Isolation lifted in 14 GN Divisions in 05 Districts

The isolation status has been lifted in 14 Grama Niladhari (GN) Divisions in 05 Districts from today. The areas were

Sixteen GN Divisions in 05 Districts isolated

Sixteen (16) Grama Niladhari (GN) Divisions in 05 Districts have been isolated with immediate effect. Army Commander General Shavendra Silva



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