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Sri Lanka Galle Test pitch rated as poor by ICC

The International Cricket Council (ICC) revealed that the pitch used for Sri Lanka and Australia Test match has been rated as poor by Chris Broad, the official referee who officiated in the first Test.


Dusoto’s Record Unbroken in Arugam Bay

Duane Dusoto (HAW) has been able to maintain his world number one ranking reigning as the ASP World Longboard Champion of the Sri Lankan Airlines Pro 2011, one of the world’s top rated surfing events that had been concluded yesterday (4) at Arugam Bay.


Siddhalepa Ayurvedic Health Resort re-launched

Relaunch of Siddhalepa Ayurvedic Health Resort at Wadduwa was held under the patronage of Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa at the resort yesterday(04).


New public fair for Yakkala

sdfhMinister Basil directs officials to prepare plans

Economic Development Minister  Basil Rajapaska directed the officials to prepare plans for the construction of a new public fair when he visited the Yakkala public fair while making a sudden inspection tour to evaluate the progress on development work being implemented in the Gampaha District.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 September 2011 10:41


UPFA Mayoral Candidate Milinda launches Policy Platform

Milinda_UPFA Mayoral Candidate Milinda Moragoda launched his policy platform entitled "Making Colombo a Centre of Excellence", at a news conference today.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 September 2011 10:15


Education Ministry launches Project "Thribasha"

The Education Ministry together with the Ministry of National Languages and Social Integration has launched a pilot project titled "Thribasha" to make teachers and students proficient in all three languages - Sinhala, Tamil and English. The main objective of the programme is to ensure that Grade 1 to 5 school children including teachers are trained in Sinhala, Tamil and English.


Modernization of Gampaha Maternity & Child Health Clinics

BasilOn the guidance of the Minister of Economic Development Basil Rajapaksa, it is planned to modernize all Maternity and Child Health Clinics in the Gampaha District.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 September 2011 05:38


Proud at defeating terror and making South Asia safer – President Rajapaksa to Rotarians

rot“Success without the deceit and duplicity of those still waging War on Terror”
Sri Lankan President said that we now stand proud as a nation that has eradicated terrorism from our country and In doing so Sri Lanka has made South Asia too, safer from terrorism.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 September 2011 03:32


Sri Lanka Hada Bima Authority makes record sale of plants worth Rs 5.8 M

The Sri Lanka Hada Bima Authority states that the plant sales campaign conducted within the premises of its head office has made a record sale this year worth Rs.5.8 million


Sri Lanka allocates Rs. 65,890 M for speedy completion of development projects

Mr._Lakshman_YapaA sum of Rs.65, 890 has been set aside this year for the speedy completion of the numerous economic development projects island wide by the Ministry of Economic Development.
According to Mr. Lakshman Yapa, Deputy Minister of Economic Development, this is the largest sum set aside by the Ministry of Economic Development, for any development project in the history of Sri Lanka.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 September 2011 03:37


Australia win first test by 125 runs

cricketAustralia win the first Test match by 125 runs and take a 1-0 lead in the three match series against Sri Lanka

Last Updated on Monday, 05 September 2011 03:46