Lankan Foreign Ministry said the US designation was not based on independently verified information
The designation bars entry of Gen.Silva and his immediate family into the United States
UNSC was told that Lanka is committed to finding innovative and pragmatic solutions, driven by the domestic context.
Colombo, Feb. 14 - The government has expressed its satisfaction on preventive measures taken by the Chinese Government and its embassy in Colombo to contain the spread of novel coronavirus in Sri Lanka, an official from the Chinese Embassy told Daily Mirror yesterday. "The government is grateful on what the Chinese Government and its embassy have done to collaborate with...
China's tough measures to contain the virus outbreak have paid off to some extent.
The target is to reach 175 GW by 2022, he added.
Sri Lanka's Opposition Leader, Sajith Premadasa, who on Wednesday registered a new political alliance to contest the upcoming parliamentary elections in the island country, said he would offer United National Party Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe a national list seat if he agrees to settle the ongoing rift between them and contest under the new 'Heart symbol', senior UNP members quoted in...
Threats to form a new party are meant to force the UNP leader to concede the powerful post to the rival faction.
Colombo, Feb. 11 - Sri Lanka's Health Ministry said Tuesday that 10,607 dengue cases were recorded from across the country in January, an increase of 90 percent compared to the same period last year. The Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, quoted in local media reports, said the highest number of dengue patients were reported from capital Colombo at 1,693,...
AAP has set good governance as the centrepiece of its electoral plank as well as its adminstration.