Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva says a decision has been reached to relocate the Welikada Prison away from the Colombo city limits.
Sri Lanka has secured 40 gold medals at the 2019 South Asia Games in Nepal.
The travel ban imposed on the employee attached to the Switzerland Embassy in Colombo, has been extended till Thursday.
The government has reduced the price of a packet of imported milk powder from today.
Brigadier Suresh Sallay has been appointed as the new Director of the State Intelligence Service.
According to the gazette notification signed by the President, the fourth session of the 8th Parliament will commence on January 3rd.
The eighth Parliament has been prorogued until January 2020.
The recent decision by the government to remove all levies imposed in the IT industry will be enforced from today.
A new Cabinet of Ministers has been sworn in. The swearing in ceremony was held at the Presidential Secretariat this morning.
Mahinda Rajapaksa was sworn in as the country’s new Prime Minister today before President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.