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  • Police transfers postponed

    Police transfers postponed

    The transfer of some 10,000 police personnel from February 1 has been postponed toMay 1, 2015, police said.  They said the transfers would come into effect on May 1. The transfer of some 10,000 p...

  • No mansion tax for old houses

    No mansion tax for old houses

    Policy Planning and Economic Development Deputy Minister Harsha De Silva said today the Mansion Tax would not apply to owners of old houses which they had inherited but on the rich who had built huge ...

  • Colombo Fashion Week 2015 Model Applications Now Open

    Colombo Fashion Week 2015 Model Applications Now Open

     Colombo Fashion Week (CFW) calls upon aspiring models to apply for the Spring/Summer (SS) 2015 show which will be held in March 2015. Providing a platform that has previously showcased renowned ...

  • Three-wheeler, school van fares reduced

    Three-wheeler, school van fares reduced

    Minister of Internal Transport, Ranjith Madduma Bandara, says that three-wheeler fares will be reduced by 10 percent while school van charges will be reduced by 5 percent with effect from February 01....

  • Sri Lanka will work with the UN on war probe-UN SG

    Sri Lanka will work with the UN on war probe-UN SG

    The UN has said that UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon hoped Sri Lanka would work with the UN on the probe on the war despite launching a new domestic investigation. Spokesman for the Secretary-General...

  • Probe into “Seychelles” MR’s illegal operations to be probed

    Probe into “Seychelles” MR’s illegal operations to be probed

    An official audit and investigation process will be initiated to inquire into the non-strategic investments at Seychelles, Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake said. Seychelles is a country reputed worl...

  • Two army officers to be prosecuted for stoning Army camp

    Two army officers to be prosecuted for stoning Army camp

    The government was to institute legal action against two army officers for allegedly having instigated a group of persons to throw stones at some military camps in the North, shortly after Maithripala...

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