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Sri Lanka welcomes G7 announcement in securing debt relief

Sri Lanka welcomes G7 announcement in securing debt relief

Energy Minister issues update on fuel distribution

Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera says the unloading of another cargo of diesel and a petrol is expected to commence tomorrow (May 20). MORE..

Protesters block Colombo-Negombo road demanding gas

The Colombo-Negombo main road has reportedly been blocked for traffic at Wattala by a large number of protestors MORE..

Namal leaves CID after recording four-hour long statement

SLPP parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa has left the CID after giving a nearly four-hour long statement regarding the incidents at Galle Face and Kollupitiya on the 09th of May. MORE..

Power cut schedule from May 22 to June 01

The Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL) has announced the electricity demand management schedule from 22nd of May to 1st of June to facilitate the G.C.E. Ordinary Level examination. MORE..

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Litro asked to distribute 60% of LP gas cylinders in highly populated areas

The Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) has instructed Litro Gas to distribute 60% of its LP gas cylinders to highly populated areas like Colombo and Gampaha. MORE>.

South Korea issues special travel advisory on Sri Lanka

South Korea on Friday issued a special travel advisory on Sri Lanka, the foreign ministry said, as the island country is gripped by civil unrest stemming from an economic crisis. MORE..

Committee on Public Finance to summon CB governor, Finance Secretary

The Committee on Public Finance, chaired by MP Anura Priyadarshana Yapa, Member yesterday (May 19), has decided to summon the Central Bank Governor, the Secretary to the Ministry of Finance and other officials before the committee next week to discuss the current economic crisis and the solutions. MORE..

CID records statement from Namal over unrest on May 09

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) is currently recording a statement from MP Namal Rajapaksa with regard to the unrest that unfolded on the 9th of May. MORE..

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“Last administration is to blame” for current crisis - PM tells foreign media

Sri Lanka’s prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has told Sky News that “the last administration is to blame” for the country’s current crisis. MORE..

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Sri Lanka holds out for draw in 1st Test against Bangladesh

Sri Lanka holds out for draw in 1st Test against Bangladesh

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Litro asked to distribute 60% of LP gas cylinders in highly populated areas (English)

Litro asked to distribute 60% of LP gas cylinders in highly populated areas (English)

Latest developments on probes into killing of MP Amarakeerthi (English)

Nine more cabinet ministers sworn in (English)

Library facilities provided at Galle Face Green protest site (English)

'Last administration is to blame' for current crisis - PM tells foreign media (English)

Sri Lanka talks conclude May 24, monitoring developments closely - IMF (English)

Patali Champika call to shrink the country's economy by 25 percent

More protests disrupt vehicular movement in several areas

Parliament heats up over accusations of political influence behind recent violence

Sri Lanka talks conclude May 24, monitoring developments closely - IMF

Sri Lanka faces possibility of food crisis - PM

'Last administration is to blame' for current crisis - PM tells foreign media

CPC suspends issuing fuel to four filling stations

CID records statements from Pavithra, Indika Anuruddha for 5 hours

Technology

Google’s second try at computer glasses translates conversations in real time

Google’s second try at computer glasses translates conversations in real time

Judge rejects Musk bid to free tweets from oversight

Judge rejects Musk bid to free tweets from oversight

Elon Musk strikes deal to buy Twitter for $44bn

Elon Musk strikes deal to buy Twitter for $44bn

Sri Lanka Police website down after cyber attack

Sri Lanka Police website down after cyber attack

Entertainment

‘KGF Chapter 2’ becomes 3rd-highest-grossing Hindi film

‘KGF Chapter 2’ becomes 3rd-highest-grossing Hindi film

Iconic designer Barbara Sansoni passes away

Iconic designer Barbara Sansoni passes away

Netflix lost customers for first time in a decade, considers cheaper tier with ads

Netflix lost customers for first time in a decade, considers cheaper tier with ads

Sri Lanka’s Hiran Abeysekera wins best actor at Olivier Awards

Sri Lanka’s Hiran Abeysekera wins best actor at Olivier Awards

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