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Wednesday, 20 November 2019

Ampara Hospital

Ampara hospital of Sri Lanka wins quality awards again

‍Ampara hospital has won National Quality Awards of 2018 for the performance in healthcare provision. The award will be given this evening at Nelum Pokuna theater by President Maithripala Sirisena. Ampara hospital is equipped with modern facilities such as CT…

Meewanapalane Siri Dhammalankara Thero
Lt. General Shavendra Silva

World frowns at Sri Lanka’s new Army chief

World media frowned at appointing Lt. General Shavendra Silva as the Commander of Sri Lanka Army due to war crime allegations against him during the last stage of war with Liberation Tigers of Tamil Ealam (LTTE). However, Silva is considered…

Sakuni, a transgender activist

Sri Lankan transgender person wishes to elect to parliament

Adapted from an International Planned Parenthood Federation Blog Sakuni is 36-year-old transgender woman from Sri Lanka. A transgender activist, she speaks passionately about the situation facing transgender people in Sri Lanka and her work with the National Transgender Network of…

UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief A
Negambo OIC Woodler felicitated by UN Resident Coordination Hanna Singer

Sri Lankan police officer appreciated by UN for serving refugees

United Nations in Sri Lanka conveyed special appreciation to Mr. Woodler, Headquarters Inspector of Negombo police station for his act of protecting refugees from foreign countries residing in Sri Lanka, who were displaced again after Easter Sunday terrorist attacks on…

Gotabaya Rajapaksa

Who is Gotabaya Rajapaksa?

Gotabhaya Rajakapse is the candidate of the Podujana Peramuna for the presidential election in 2019. His bio data and profile are given below. Name: Nandasena Gotabaya Rajapaksa Date of birth: June 20, 1949 (70 years in 2019) Birth place: Palatuwa,…