Maldives’ first democratically elected president and current Parliament Speaker Mohamed Nasheed has been injured in a blast Thursday near his home and was being treated in a hospital in the capital, police said.
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SJB to table no confidence motion against Gammanpila
Samagi Jana Balawegaya MPs started signing the no-confidence motion which is to be brought against Minister Udaya Gammanpila at the opposition leaders office yesterday.
Pera University Dons invent oil spill recovery apparatus
Prof. Rajapakse said the new invention would be available for the authorities free of charge at this crucial hour
Govt to reduce fuel prices soon - Godahewa
Basil Rajapaksa is a leading personality in the government who is able to influence the decisions of the government
Indian experts call Sri Lanka ‘irresponsible' for placing discarded vehicles in sea
The points of drop are in Sri Lankan waters. Yet, Tamil Nadu fishermen are concerned
Excise gets green light from Fin Min; awaits final approval from NOCPCO
Online liquor sales during travel restricted period. Six leading supermarket chains submit applications. Excise to introduce 10 new conditions to regulate online liquor sales. NOCPCO likely to take up topic at today’s meeting with President. It is likely to be taken up at today’s meeting of the Presidential Task Force
Ronaldo Strikes Late As Portugal Sink Hungary
Portugal skipper Cristiano Ronaldo celebrated becoming the first player to appear in five European Championships with a brace as they got their title defense off to a winning start with a 3-0 victory over a determined Hungary yesterday.
Ceylon Petroleum Corporation To Build New Storage Facility In Hambantota Port
Identifies 50-acre land owned by Mahaweli Authority for the project CPC’s improved storage facility aimed at mitigating global fuel price fluctuation impact in future LPG transshipment and delivery for local consumption also part of HIP’s energy hub mix
Global Oil Prices Continue Uptrend With Refined Petroleum Closing In On US$ 80 A Barrel
Global crude oil prices are further advancing in the hope of robust global recovery while the refined petroleum products are closing in on US$ 80 a barrel in the global futures exchanges, reaching multi-year highs.
Sri Lanka Squad Test Negative For Covid-19
The 24-member Sri Lanka squad for the limited-over series in England have tested negative for Covid-19, it is learnt, with the fourth round of tests to be carried out on Thursday.
Why Sri Lanka Needs To Move Beyond Being A Transshipment Hub
The Sri Lankan Understanding is a weekly platform that highlights issues of relevance to the island nation by examining the journey taken in the past, the present status, and the potential for the future. Bringing together academics, historians, diplomats, writers, and key personalities, The Sri Lankan Understanding is aimed at filling a lacuna in a society wherein comprehending that which has been, grasping realities, and understanding the opportunities ahead are sorely lacking.
Maldives - Islands Of Plenty
There’s more to the Maldives than honeymoons – this escape offers resorts to suit all types of travelers
Exotic Dining In The Maldives
Strewn across the Indian Ocean like a handful of shimmering pearls.
Exploring Sri Lanka & The Maldives
Just over 30 miles from the southern tip of India, across the narrow Palk Strait, lies the island nation of Sri Lanka.
20 Unmissable Maldives Experiences
Make sure to make time for one (or all) of these quintessential island experiences
6 Travel Trends
When we start travelling again, holidays will no doubt look a little different, both in terms of destination choices and how we choose to travel. Jumping from city to city on jampacked itineraries will likely fall by the wayside for slower-paced trips and spending quality time in fewer places. And, of course, health and safety will be paramount. Here, the team from luxury tour operator Lightfoot Travel give us a year’s worth of “new” holiday inspiration.
Maldives- The Perfect Island Getaway
Synonymous with luxury travel, the Maldives is everything you think of when you look for that perfect island getaway.
Meals With A View, Anyone?
The Lily Beach resort in Maldives is the quintessential unhurried, good-value island getaway that lets you spend your day nomading between sun beds and the ocean. Add an all-inclusive package to this heady mix and you have a perfect holiday
After the long months of lockdown we all need an idyllic escape. The islands of the Indian Ocean should be on your wish list
आखिरकार घर पहुंचे ऑस्ट्रेलियाई खिलाड़ी
• मालदीव में रुकने के बाद स्वदेश पहुंचे कंगारू क्रिकेटर • आईपीएल खेलने के बाद भारत से मालदीव पहुंचे थे खिलाड़ी
Despite crunch, India will have to send vaccines to neighbours
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