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Sydney New Year’s Eve fireworks to go ahead despite protests

Sydney New Year’s Eve fireworks to go ahead despite protests

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - Sydney's iconic fireworks display on New Year's Eve will go-ahead despite calls for it to be cancelled due to the bushfire crisis. The ... සියල්ල

India offers to commence flight connectivity with Batticaloa

India offers to commence flight connectivity with Batticaloa

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - As part of its measures for further improving air connectivity with Sri Lanka, India has offered to develop the Batticaloa Airport for flight ... සියල්ල

Hotline to file complaints over “loud music” in buses

Hotline to file complaints over “loud music” in buses

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - The National Transport Commission has requested passengers to call the hotline 1955 to lodge complaints pertaining to private buses playing loud music and ... සියල්ල

Centralised database of personal info to be created

Centralised database of personal info to be created

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has directed attention to formulating a centralised database which will include personal information of citizens. Speaking at a meeting with ... සියල්ල

Plans to re-open Kantale sugar factory

Plans to re-open Kantale sugar factory

Editor- December 29, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - The Government has drawn attention towards re-opening the Kantale sugar factory which has remained closed for over 25 years. It is believed that ... සියල්ල

UK pledges to support prison reforms in SL

UK pledges to support prison reforms in SL

Editor- December 29, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - British High Commissioner in Sri Lanka, Sarah Hulton has said that the UK is ready to provide technical assistance on prison reforms and ... සියල්ල

DMK, PMK slam SL decision to suspend playing of national anthem in Tamil

DMK, PMK slam SL decision to suspend playing of national anthem in Tamil

Editor- December 29, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - Tamil Nadu’s major opposition party Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) and BJP’s ally Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) on Friday attacked the newly-elected Sri Lankan ... සියල්ල

Bribery Commission to get international support

Bribery Commission to get international support

Editor- December 29, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - The Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption says it will obtain international assistance to eradicate corruption in the country. Speaking to ... සියල්ල

‘Govt. engaged in efforts to improve the economy’

‘Govt. engaged in efforts to improve the economy’

Editor- December 29, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - United People’s Freedom Alliance Parliamentarian Sisira Jayakody says the government’s lack of a two thirds majority in Parliament, has not hampered its efforts ... සියල්ල

Govt. MPs to meet on ahead of new parliamentary session

Govt. MPs to meet on ahead of new parliamentary session

Editor- December 28, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - A meeting of the ruling party’s Members of Parliament is set to be convened on January 02, 2020. According to reports, a decision ... සියල්ල