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Strength in unity at UNHRC

By Sugeeswara Senadhira. The government delegation comprises of Foreign Minister and members nominated by the President displayed that the consensual delegation could face the challenges at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva in a stronger footing in the face of UN human rights chief’s warning that Sri Lanka could slip back to…

Clean Drinking Water to Kataragama

There are twelve water purification RO plants systems under the Kidney Prevention Program Six RO plant water purification systems were installed for the benefit of thousands of pilgrims and residents of the Katharagama and surrounding areas. These water schemes were vested in the public yesterday (19th) and today (20th) morning. The pilgrims in Kataragama and…

Award Ceremony of the Diploma in Sociology and Criminology at University of Sri Jayewardenepura is being held under the patronage of the President

The Diploma Course in Sociology and Criminology at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura were held at the BMICH today (19th) under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena. 166 students who successfully completed the courses obtained the Diploma Certificates and 6 students symbolically were presented diploma certificates by the President.…

World focus on Tripitaka

by Sugeeswara Senadhira Tripitakabhivandana Week will conclude with submission of official application to UNESCO The Tripikatabhivandana Week from March 16 to 23 will culminate with the grandiose event at Mahamaluwa of the sacred Daladamaligawa in Kandy on March 23, where the official announcement of submission of an application to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and…

Can the Govt punish itself ?

By Sugeeswara Senadhira President Maithripala Sirisena, known for his explosive disclosures, dropped another bombshell last week by stating that there was no possibility to punish those who are guilty of the Central Bank Bonds scam as long as the culprits are in power. He pointed out that even though the Presidential Commission appointed by him…

President says that his aspiration as minister in-charge to ensure dispensation of law equally to all

President Maithripala Sirisena said that as the subject minister his expectation from the police service is to carry oot law equally to all without considering the position, status or party. He made these remarks at the meeting held to discuss the future proceeding of the police department at the President’s office today (4). All the…

King’s Councel H. Sir. Nissanka’s portrait unveiled at SLFP headquarters by President

President Maithripala Sirisena, President of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party unveiled the portrait of the Founder of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party King’s Councel H. Sir. Mr. Nissanka at the SLFP Headquarters today (04th) morning. A great leader who dedicated himself to national aspirations, H. Sri Nissanka commemoration celebrated on 26th of February. The President Sirisena unveiled…

“Diriyata Hetak” western province self employed entrepreneurs’ phone numbers and information directory presented to the President

“Diriyata Hetak’ a directory containing all relevant information about the  Western Province self-employed entrepreneurs including their services and productions, the phone index and other details was presented to President Maithripala Sirisena today. It will help them to get market access for theor products and services. The project “Diriyata Hetak” was carried on under the guidance…

President presents a souvenir to Philippino artist, who drew a portrait of President

During President Maithripala Sirisena’s recent state visit to the Philippines, the President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte presented a portrait of President Sirisena as a special souvenir. The Philippino artist Ranilo Abayan, who drew a portrait of President Sirisena, visited Sri Lanka recently for a tour and the President went to the Bandaranaike International Airport…

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