Recent Posts

CPC fuel prices to increase ?

Ceylon Petroleum Corp (CPC) is under pressure to raise fuel prices as the refiner incurred huge losses this year, cabinet spokesman Rajitha Senaratne said on Wednesday. The CPC incurred a loss of 9.9 billion rupees ($63.5 million) in the first two months of the year, a government document showed. “It …

Read More »

President instructs to provide assistance to drought-hit farmers

President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed to commence a project to cultivate 600 acres of sorghum to provide relief to the farmers who are helpless due to the inability to engage in farming because of severe drought in Puttalam District. In areas where even a single cultivation could not be completed …

Read More »

Heavy rains can be expected

Heavy rains about 100 mm can be expected at some places in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Southern, Central, Eastern and Uva provinces within next 24 hours, our news sources said.

Read More »