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Renuka Perera appointed new MILCO chairman

Renuka Perera has been appointed as the new Chairman of the state-owned dairy producer and marketer, MILCO. He replaces...

MILCO to increase payment made to dairy farmers

MILCO (Pvt) Ltd. has decided to raise the payment made to dairy farmers by Rs. 5.00 per litre, says the company’s chairman...

Four new flyovers to be constructed to minimize traffic congestion

The Cabinet of Ministers has given the go-ahead to construct four new flyovers under the agreement frame entered between the governments of...

Kelanitissa power station shuts down completely

Operations at the Kelanitissa Power Station, which generates 300 MW of electricity have been halted completely, says the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB).

India offers USD 500 Mn Credit Line to Sri Lanka to purchase petroleum products

India has offered a Credit Line of USD 500 Million to Sri Lanka to purchase petroleum products. The Indian...

People’s Bank of Sri Lanka removed from Chinese Embassy blacklist

People’s Bank of Sri Lanka has been removed from the blacklist of the Economic and Commercial Office of the Embassy of People’s...

Saliya Pieris re-elected as President of Bar Association of Sri Lanka

President’s Counsel Saliya Pieris has been re-elected as the President of the Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL). Meanwhile...

Port City Marina Promenade declared open

The Port City Marina Promenade, a 500m public walking path, has been declared open at an event marking the 65th diplomatic anniversary...

Legendary singer Desmond de Silva passes away

Veteran Sri Lankan singer and entertainer Desmond De Silva has passed away at the age of 77 in Melbourne, Australia. 

First woman ASP of the Special Task Force

A Woman Chief Inspector of the Police Special Task Force has been promoted to the rank of Woman Assistant Superintendent of Police,...

China manufactures giant tunnel boring machine for Sri Lanka

The Chinese Embassy states that a giant tunnel-boring machine (TBM) made by China Railway Construction Heavy Industry Corp Ltd for Sri Lanka rolled...

Over 51,000 graduates receive public sector employment on permanent basis

Under the government’s initiative to provide employment opportunities to graduates, more than 51,000 degree holders, who were receiving training at public institutions,...

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SLC lifts ban on Dickwella, Mendis and Gunathailaka

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has decided to lift the one-year ban imposed on cricketers Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis and Niroshan Dickwella.

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Creativity and tips on improving it.| E.P. 2

To improve your creativity it is important to cut yourself off from distractions. Firstly make sure to have your mobile devices in...

Creativity and tips on improving it.| E.P. 1

Creativity and tips on improving it.| E.P. 1 Fostering creativity on a daily basis is essential to improve a...

Writer’s Academia: Guide to live aesthetically | EP. 2

Writer’s Academia: Guide to live aesthetically | EP. 2 Writer’s academia surrounds the notion of being a writer. Those...

Art Academia : Guide to live aesthetically | EP.1

Art Academia : Guide to live aesthetically Art Academia involves of an individual with an eye for artistry. The...

The Dammapada 1:1-2

Fore-run by mind are mental states, Ruled by mind,made of mind. If you speak or act...