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Alagaiya Lathakaran assumes duties as DHS Eastern …

Dr. Alagaiya Lathakaran on Friday assumed duties as the Director of Health Services in the Eastern Province.

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Batticaloa St.Michael College OBA provides food pa…

The Old Boys’ Association of St. Michael’s College recently provided food packs to 100 needy families in the villages of Unnichai, Illupadichenai, Thuppalanchenai etc in the Batticaloa district.

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Akkaraipathu Periya Pillaiyar Koil Trustees provid…

The Trustees of the Akkarapattu Periya Pillaiyar Koil provided dry foods to fifty needy families in the village.

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Sara hands dry foods, disinfectants to the needy i…

Tamil National Alliance former Parliamentarian and the Managing Director of the Uthayan Publications E.Saravanapavan presented dry foods and disinfectants to the needy in the island region in the Jaffna peninsula...

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Mobile medical services in Mullaitivu

A team of doctors, nurses, pharmacists and attendants led by District Medial Officer Mullaitivu Pradesa Hospital Dr.Niroshini Thileepan performed mobile medical services at households in the villages of Kallapaddu, Mullivaikkal, Unnapilavu,Selvapuram...

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Sri Lanka Navy launches sterilization programmes i…

Sri Lanka Navy launched a number of sterilization programmes in public places in Jaffna on Wednesday to control the spread of the new coronavirus.

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Daily workers provided with food packs in Vadamara…

Daily workers in Mannakanai in Valvettithurai were provided with food packs on Tuesday by a team of volunteers led by Valvettithurai Vadamaratchi South Pradesa Sabha member Iynkaran and members of...

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Punchinilame presents sprayers to Local Government…

- By S.KathiravanFormer State Minister Trincomalee Parliamentarian Susantha Punchinilama on Wednesday, March 25 handed equipments to spray disinfectants to ten offices of Health Medical Officers.

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ITAK Pachillaipalli branch distributes free dry ra…

The members of the Pachillaipalli branch of Illankai Tamil Arasu Katchi recently distributed dry ration packages to the needy people in the village in view of the imposition of curfew...

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Yarl Aid Organization provides cooked food to by-s…

The by standers of patients undergoing treatment in the wards of the Jaffna Teaching Hospital were provided with cooked food during the curfew hours of Saturday under the patronage of...

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Balambigai Sivasubramaniam Obituary

Balambigai Sivasubramaniam

17.06.1921 - 15.02.2020

Balambigai Sivasubramaniam of Trincomalee, Sri Lanka and presently resident in Britain passed away on Saturday, February, 2020 at the age of 98. Read More

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games postponed to 2021

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games scheduled to be held on 24 July has been postponed to 2021. The event will still be called...
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Rise to the challenge, we will beat the coronavirus and...

Prime Minister of Britain Boris Johnson has appealed to the people to rise to the challenge to beat the Coronavirus at this moment of national...
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Canada decides to withdraw from 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo...

A decision has been taken by the Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian Paralympic Committee to withdraw from 2020 Olympic Games after consulting athletes, sports groups,...
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Prayer by Pope Francis to the Virgin Mary imploring protection...

Pope Francis on Wednesday offered a prayer to the Virgin Mary in a video message to mark the Diocese of Rome’s day of prayer and...
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Put an end to political victimization … Eran Wickramaratne in the House

United National Party Parliamentarian Eran Wickramaratne has urged the government to put an end to political victimization. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push(); He made this appeal...
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Rauff Hakeem urges Speaker to conduct investigations into reports carrying allegations against him

Sri Lanka Muslim Congress Leader Parliamentarian Rauff Hakeem has urged Speaker and the other relevant officials to conduct an investigation into a recent report that a complaint had been lodged...
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“A parliamentarian needs passion for politics to succeed and Ranjith had it in abundance”: Sunil...

Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) Parliamentarian Sunil Handunnetti has observed that one needs to have passion for politics to be successful in politics and late Parliamentarian Ranjith Zoysa had this passion...
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Jayaratne was a Voice of Pride in Parliament – Vasudeva

State Minister of Water Supply, UPFA MP Vasudeva Nanayakkara has observed that former Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne was a patriot who was proud of his nation and heritage. He was...
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8 Tamil Nadu fishermen remanded by Trincomalee Courts

Trincomalee Acting Magistrate Anvar issued an order remanding 8 Tamil Nadu fishermen apprehended by the Sri Lankan Navy on January 27 allegedly for fishing in Sri Lankan...
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Kayts Court remands four Tamil Nadu fishermen

Four Tamil Nadu fishermen who had been apprehended by the Sri Lankan Navy allegedly for poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters were remanded till January 31 by...
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Travel ban on Swiss embassy employee extended

Colombo Chief Magistrate Lanka Jayarathne on Monday made an order that the travel ban imposed on Swiss Embassy employee Garliar Barister Francis be extended till December 12. ...
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Remand of 63 suspects alleged to have links with National Thowheeth Jama’ath extended

Batticaloa Magistrate Rizwan has further remanded 63 suspects including three women arrested over alleged links to the banned National Thowheeth Jama’ath (NTJ) until December 19. ...
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Tamil Nadu reputed folk singer actress Paravai Muniyamma no more...

Tamil Nadu reputed folk singer and actress Paravai Muniyamma passed away in Madurai on Sunday. She had been suffering from age-related ailments for a few...
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Tamil Nadu Assembly condoles death of Persiriyar Anbazhagan

The Tamil Assembly recently condoled the death of DMK general secretary K Anbazhagan. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push(); Speaker moved the condolence...
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Madras High Court dismisses petition by Nalini

The petition by Nalini, a life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, seeking premature release based on a Tamil Nadu cabinet decision was dismissed...
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Perasiriyar Anbazhagan creamated, Tamil Nadu mourns

Nonagenarian Perasiriyar Anbazhagan was cremated at Velankadu crematorium on Saturday. His body was covered with party flag. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle...
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Thiruvalluvar Statue installed at Karaitheewu Pradesa Sabah premises

A statue was installed at the premises of the Karaitheewu Pradesa Saba premises recently. Chairman of the Pradesa Saba Jeyacyril presided. ...
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Doctor of Letters conferred on Vytheeswara Kurukkal

The prestigious award of Doctor of Letters has been conferred on Sivasri K.V.K. Vytheeswara Kurukkal in recognition of the outstanding work in the field of...
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2nd International Thirukkural Conference in Jaffna inaugurated

The two day 2nd International Conference held at the Jaffna University was inaugurated on Friday under the patronage of with Jaffna University Tamil Professor Dr....
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Annual Kamban Festival commences in Colombo

The annual Kamban Vizha commenced recently in Colombo with a procession commencing from Aishwarya Lakshmi Amman Temple in Wellawatte and proceeded to Ramakrishna Mission Hall....
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St.Anthony’s Church Feast at Katchatheevu Island

Catholic male and female devotees from Sri Lanka and South India congregated in thousands at the St. Anthony’s Church Feast held at Katchatheevu Island on Saturday...
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Maha Sivarathri Festival at Mamangeswaram

Holy Maha Sivarathri fast and prayers were observed with devotion at the sacred Sri Mamangeswaram Shrine in Amirthakali in Batticaloa on Friday with the participation...
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Sivarathri Pooja at holy Munneswaram Temple

Sivarathri poojas were conducted to Vadivambigai sameda Munnainathar at the sacred Munneswaram Temple in Chilaw on February 21 with the participation of devotees who observed...
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Holy Sivarathri at sacred Thiruketheeswaram

Hundreds of Hindu devotees participated with devotion at the holy Sivarathri festival at the sacred and historic Thiruketheeswaram on Friday, February 21 and sought blessings...
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