Category: Local

Colombo Parking fee

On-street parking has taken place in urban Colombo for as long as motor vehicles were running. Traditionally, parking fees were charged only when a traffic warden approached the vehicle with a parking ticket. Last...

The 5th Chinese Film Festival coming soon

Happy Chinese New Year – the 5th Chinese Film Festival organized by the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China and the National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka will be held from 23rd to...

Data Protection in Sri Lanka

Every day, a vast amount of information is transmitted, stored, and collected across the globe, enabled by the rise of computing and communication power. Technology and innovation have increased the need for privacy regulation,...

First lunar eclipse of 2020:tomorrow

Prof. Chandana Jayaratne, the Director of Astronomy and Space Science Unit, Department of Physics, University of Colombo says the first lunar eclipse of the year will occur tomorrow night (January 10) when the shadow...

Price of a lunch packet increased by Rs 10

All-Island Restaurant Owners Association stated that they will increase the price of a lunch packet by Rs 10 packet from today (January 01). Chairman of the All-Island Restaurant Owners Association stated that the decision...

A hospital for zoo animals in Dehiwala

A fully equipped, state of the art veterinary hospital has been constructed in the premises of the Dehiwala Zoo. According to the Department of National Zoological Gardens, the two-storyed hospital is due to be...