Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam said today the protests and the work stoppage by extremist groups may have led the school children
Russian President Vladimir Putin greets President Maithripala Sirisena during bilateral discussions at the Kremlin in Moscow yesterday.
The internal discipline of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) has been strengthened and properly established under the leadership of President Maithripala Sirisena, Petroleum Resources Development Minister Chandima Weerakkody said.
Former Housing Minister Wimal Weerawansa continued his hunger strike for the second consecutive day, yesterday, urging that he be released. Weerawansa is currently in remand prison on charges of misusing State vehicles.
Pakistan's High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, Maj. Gen. (Retd.) Syed Shakeel Hussain, has said that Pakistan and Sri Lanka are located at two global strategic junctions on the land and the maritime silk route respectively,
Former Deputy Governor Ananda de Silva, giving evidence before the Commission probing the Issuance and Disposal of Treasury Bonds yesterday said that direct placement of bids in Treasury