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President vows to serve all communities

Thinappuyal English February 4, 2020 Comments Off on President vows to serve all communities

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa today declared that his vision was to serve all citizens rather than serving as a political leader concerned about one particular community. “As the President today, I represent the entire Sri

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President’s speech at the 72nd Independence Day celebrations

Thinappuyal English February 4, 2020 Comments Off on President’s speech at the 72nd Independence Day celebrations

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa today addressed the nation at the 72nd National Day celebrations held at the Independence Square. The Independence Day celebrations got underway at the Independence Square this morning under the patronage of

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Safeguard our status as an independent nation – PM

Thinappuyal English February 4, 2020 Comments Off on Safeguard our status as an independent nation – PM

Sri Lanka marks 72 years of independence today. During the past few years, the independence that we won on the February 4, 1948 faced unprecedented challenges. What we can learn from that experience is

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Security, prosperity theme of Freedom Day

Thinappuyal English February 4, 2020 Comments Off on Security, prosperity theme of Freedom Day

A spirit of patriotism will inspire Sri Lankans across the country today as they celebrate the 72nd year of freedom from colonial rule. The state celebration, the first such event of the regime of President

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President attends All Night Pirith Ceremony to mark National Independence Day

Thinappuyal English February 4, 2020 Comments Off on President attends All Night Pirith Ceremony to mark National Independence Day

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa attended the All Night Pirith Ceremony held at Independence Square Colombo on February 2 to mark Sri Lanka’s 72nd National Independence Day and invoke blessings on the country and its people.

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President grants General Amnesty to 512 prisoners to mark Independence Day

Thinappuyal English February 4, 2020 Comments Off on President grants General Amnesty to 512 prisoners to mark Independence Day

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has granted a General Amnesty for 512 prisoners to mark the Independence Day which fall on 4th of February. The amnesty has been granted in accordance with powers vested in the

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Kobe Bryant: Investigators work to determine cause of crash

Thinappuyal English January 28, 2020 Comments Off on Kobe Bryant: Investigators work to determine cause of crash

US investigators are working to determine the causes of the helicopter crash that killed basketball star Kobe Bryant in California on Sunday. All nine people on board the helicopter died, including Bryant’s 13-year-old daughter,

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‘President tasked with bringing permanent peace to nation’

Thinappuyal English January 28, 2020 Comments Off on ‘President tasked with bringing permanent peace to nation’

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa called on Most Ven. Aggamaha Panditha Kotugoda Dhammawasa Supreme Mahanayake Thera on Sunday. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa called on Most Ven. Aggamaha Panditha Kotugoda Dhammawasa Supreme Mahanayake Thera of the Amarapura Maha

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Take safety precautions against Coronavirus – Health Ministry

Thinappuyal English January 28, 2020 Comments Off on Take safety precautions against Coronavirus – Health Ministry

The public must urgently take safety precautions to ward of the threat posed by the Coronavirus, the Epidemiological Unit of the Health Ministry has emphasised. A Government Information Department communique lists the following :-

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Coronavirus: Death toll climbs to 106

Thinappuyal English January 28, 2020 Comments Off on Coronavirus: Death toll climbs to 106

China says 106 people have died from the new coronavirus and the cases of newly infected have almost doubled. The number of total confirmed cases in China rose to 4,515 as of 27 January,

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