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The special Presidential Commission of Inquiry to investigate and inquire into the issuance of Treasury Bonds which was appointed by President Maithripala Sirisena had...

The three main foreign income earners for the country – the estate workers, certain garment factory workers and migrant workers especially to the Middle...

Full impact of the implementation of the budget proposal to restrict credit to new cars (50% LTV) and three-wheelers (25% LTV) will only be...

Leaders from the South Asian capital market were united in their call for improved integration of regional markets as they shared their views on...

Masako Wakamiya is making the news for an app she created to show people the correct way to place their traditional doll displays ahead...

CREATIVE CONSERVATION With Women’s Day just around the corner the Nation spoke to a responsible social enterprise that is dedicated to saving the planet and...

At a marketing seminar with a previous boss, I shuffled my way into the row of seats directly behind her for one of our...

Over the past several years, innovations in information and communication technologies have fundamentally changed the nature of work. This has created new opportunities in digital...

The handover ceremony of 20 houses, constructed by Rhino Roofing Products Ltd. for 20 families affected  by the landslide at Aranayake Samasara-Kanda, took place...

Credit Cards can be a vital tool in managing one’s personal financials and its popularity has grown tremendously in recent times aided by attractive...

AIA Sri Lanka has declared a dividend of 9.46% per cent for its policyholders. This is yet another year of AIA delivering impressive dividend...

Sancharaka Udawa in May facilitates a platform for small and medium service providers in tourism to meet their customers The seventh edition of ‘Sancharaka Udawa’...

Creating history in Sri Lanka’s handicrafts sector, an unprecedented number of Lankan craftsmen are to be felicitated at Shilpa Abhimani National Handicrafts Awards Ceremony...

In 1987, the lottery that was introduced to the market as “Saturday Fortune” gained such popularity that it was also made available on Wednesdays. At...

SriLankan Airlines has commenced the induction of the first of its latest Airbus aircraft. The A320neo which arrived last week was the first of the...

Sri Lanka Insurance conducted a series of religious ceremonies at the Kataragama Kiri Vehera premises recently. The events were organised for the sixth consecutive...

Dairy sector is one of the important sectors of the national economy that has high potential for improving the livelihood and income levels of...

The luxury SUV was created in 1970 when Land Rover launched the original Range Rover. Almost half a century later that spirit of innovation...

Caterpillar, the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial turbines and diesel-electric locomotives has been recognized as...

Onetime discarded coach, Chandika Hathurusingha has returned to the land that evicted him from a possible coaching job this time fully armed with a...

Schools rugby which has acquired a prime status as being the most patronized domestic sport by way of spectator participation is poised for a...

Both cricket teams representing Royal and S. Thomas’ will get the experience of playing with a TV umpire in attendance during the 138th annual...

Dinesh Jayawardena stole the limelight at the 20th Eliyakanda Hill Climb, setting a new course record of 32.65 seconds for the 675- metre distance...

The much-awaited 100th Cricket encounter between Trinity College and St. Anthony’s College Kandy will be played on March 10 and 11,  at the Pallekelle...

Kandy’s sports star Udaya Ranasinghe added another feather in his cap by winning the national singles crown for the fourth time at the Table...

A few players came under the microscope when the 83rd Joe-Pete cricket encounter got underway on Friday. The pick of them was left arm spin...

Following the excellent achievement at the World T20 Championship for the Visually Handicapped recently concluded in India, DSI held a felicitation lunch for the...

Kandy Sports Club rugby coaches, Sean Mark Wijesinghe the head coach and Naka Weerakodi   the assistant coach, did a great job with the rest...

Some of the brightest prospects in sports at  Trinity College were recognized, and awards were presented to them on the day of the school’s...

Bangladesh Cricket has confirmed its tour to Sri Lanka from February 27, and the tour will end on April 6.  But, sad to say,...

Ruben Wijawardana  retired from Kignswood College  after  twenty-seven very successful years. Everyone knows he is a gentleman of the first order. He was prefect...

Saturday is the second day of the 59th big match between St. Sylvester’s College vs. Vidyartha College, termed ‘Batte of the Babes’.  Big Matches...

To understand poverty in Sri Lanka requires that we take into account both the successes and the challenges that remain. It also asks that...

At a time when so-called big match cricket encounters are looked forward to as occasions for alcohol consumption to celebrate the event, two schools...

UNHRC sessions that started in Geneva on Tuesday, though it came without much noise and trepidation in the local political arena, was a vital...

Outrage over inhumane offences in Sri Lanka’s universities swept the nation as details of recent appalling atrocities brought more pressure on the authorities to...

A survey by JETRO, the Japanese Trade Promotion Organization, has revealed that Sri Lanka is a ‘bargain’ when it comes to labour considering the...

The saga over the South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine (SAITM) continues. It has already seen the good and the bad. Now it...

President Maithripala Sirisena last week agreed to give the lands back to the residents of Keppapilavu, Mullaitivu after a month-long protest. Opposition Leader and Parliamentary...

Sri Lanka lost seven lives in a matter of minutes on February 27 when a prison bus was attacked in a typical gangland style...

India’s traditional stance on the national question took a different turn if one was to go by statements made by the Foreign Secretary of...

We were doing our best to depict how ladies during the coming International Women’s Week add to Sri Lanka’s productivity landscape. What better depiction...

What are they hiding from by covering their faces. Is it SHAME.  Did not these demented animals with human bodies not realize that SHAME...

A sum of Rs 450 million given at the time of divestiture of a Swiss Cement Company one of the biggest in the business...

In a startling revelation in the unfolding drama of the Central Bank bond issue, Deputy Governor of Public Debt, G. Samarasiri along with  Assistant...

In a concerted effort to minimize road accidents, the National Council for Road Safety will seek the implementation of specific interventions. Motorists who have fitted...

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe last week called on the Central Bank to submit details with regard to issuing of gazette notifications pertaining to the...

In a rare display of his lighter side a politician nicks a ring-in tone from the Nation Editor-in-Chief. After hanging up on an important...

A United Nations Human Rights Office report has noted the sluggish pace of the transitional justice process in the country, highlighting the lack of...

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