Won’t damage Adam’s Bridge, Indian govt to tell court

Won’t damage Adam’s Bridge, Indian govt to tell court

In a decision that is in keeping with its political objectives while also addressing environmental concerns, the Indian government has decided not to go ahead with the original alignment of Sethusamudram Shipping Canal project or any other alignment that damages the Ram Sethu or Adam’s Bridge. The canal was proposed by the UPA, more particularly […]

18-hour water cut in Colombo and Suburbs tomorrow

18-hour water cut in Colombo and Suburbs tomorrow

The National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWSDB) said that water supply to several areas in Colombo would be disrupted tomorrow (25). An eighteen-hour water cut will  commence from 8 am tomorrow including Colombo, Dehiwala, Mount Lavinia, Kotte, Kaduwela, Maharagama, Boralesgamuwa, Kolonnawa Urban Council area, Kotikawatte, Mulleriyawa Local Government Area, Ratmalana and Soysapura Flats. The […]

Sushma Swaraj meets Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe

Sushma Swaraj meets Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe

Union Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj met Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in the national capital today. During the meeting, both the dignitaries discussed various bilateral issues. Earlier on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his Sri Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickremesinghe and held wide-ranging talks. The Sri Lankan Prime Minister is on a […]