The budget proposal -2017 suggested the minimum fine for violating road rules to increase to Rs. 25,000, with the objective of preventing road accidents. Due to the oppositions by people against this, the President appointed a committee to look into this...
trade union action is being taken seeking long-term solutions for three primary issues, including the shortage of survey field assistants and difficulties posed in making measurements owing to the redirection of already existing officials towards external...
The Commissioner-General also stated that admissions which must be revised or editted in some way must be sent to the school examination organization branch via the Principal (or direct submission for private candidates) before July 20.
Bank for extending multi-sectoral assistance in various fields that brings direct dividends to the general public and further discussed the new country partnership strategy for Sri Lanka for the period from year 2018-2022.
President Maithripala Sirisena said the only clear and sustainable solution for the competition among parents to admit their children to popular schools, is to equip schools in the villages with all facilities.
The National Building Research Organization stated that Ratnapura, Kegalle, Kalutara, Galle, Matara, Hambantota and Nuwara Eliya districts will pose risks of earth slips and embankment collapses if continuous rainfall prevails.
The death toll resulting from the severe weather now stands at 203. According to latest statistics released by the Disaster Management Centre, another 96 persons are still missing while 631, 346 individuals have been impacted by the disaster.
Search Operations continue for 2 individuals believed to be trapped under the debris following the collapse of the 5 storied building that was located on Charlemon Road opposite the Savoy cinema in Wellawatte.
The Ceylon Electricity Board and the Lanka Private Electricity Company have provided the opportunity for household electricity consumers to choose a time-based billing system that permits altering their electricity consumption pattern.