Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera has withdrawn the Gazette issued on lifting the ban on women buying alcohol or working in places that sell or manufacture liquor and also the Gazette extending the opening hours for bars and pubs. MORE..
18 Jan 2018 (1:33 PM)
A Sri Lankan maid, who stole her employer s gold necklace and was caught after she posted a photo on Facebook that showed her wearing it, has been jailed for six months in UAE. MORE..
18 Jan 2018 (10:05 AM)
President Maithripala Sirisena says that he has instructed the Attorney General, the Director General of the Bribery Commission and other relevant officials to proceed with legal action based on the final report of the Bond Commission. MORE..
17 Jan 2018 (7:50 PM)