In Photos

IN PHTOS: SL Navy celebrates 70 years

As part of the 70th anniversary celebrations of the SL Navy, several events were held in every naval command , giving prominence to time-honored naval traditions and religious events, under the directives and guidance of Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne.

IN PHOTOS: Budget debate

The budget debate focused on the growing economic crisis in the country amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and issues relating the government's performance in its first year in office.

IN PHOTOS: Jaffna Teaching Hospital flooded

The Jaffna Teaching Hospital was among number of places flooded due to heavy rains experienced in the Northern Province following the cyclonic storm Burevi that affected the area last week.

IN PHOTOS: Sri Lanka's first online Cabinet meeting

The weekly meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers was held online yesterday, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Family members of prisoners gather outside Mahara prison

Family members of prisoners gathered outside the Mahara Prison this morning and demanded information and access to the dead and injured inmates.

President visits Dalada Maligawa

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa visited the Dalada Maligawa yesterday .

Budget in Photos

Prime Minister & Minister of Finance Mahinda Rajapaksa presented the new government’s first budget to Parliament this afternoon. Here are photos from today’s Budget presentation & the tea party.