The railway tracks between Colombo Fort and Maradana, which were damaged due to a derailment, are being repaired, an official said today.
President Maithripala Sirisena said his objective was a continuation of the strong friendship with Russia for the coming century while opening a new page in the 60-year-long bilateral relations between Russia and Sri Lanka.
The first copy of the book ‘Revolution under the Banyan Tree’, which contains articles on the happenings under the banyan tree at the Hulftsdorp court premises, authored by Sujeewa Lal Dahanayake,
MP Wimal Weerawansa, who is currently on a hunger strike, for the fifth consecutive day, was transferred to the prison hospital yesterday morning, officials said.
The Sammanthurai police had asked not to use sound system at the meeting held by Sri Lanka Muslim Congress former General Secretary M.T. Hasen Ali on Saturday at the Nintavur Base Hospital in Ampara.
Islamabad: Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that Pakistan and Sri Lanka can collaborate to achieve the objectives of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC).
Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Deputy Minister Faizel Mohammed revealed in Parliament yesterday that the Dr. Neville Fernando Sri Lanka-Russian Friendship Hospital in Malabe is not a teaching hospital.