Ceylon Today

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Ceylon Today
Ceylon Today nameplate.jpg
Type Daily newspaper
Owner(s) Tiran Alles
Publisher Ceylon Newspapers (Private) Limited
Editor Jayantha Sri Nissanka
Associate editor Niresh Eliatamby, Prasad Gunewardene
Founded 18 November 2011 (2011-11-18)
Language English
Headquarters 101 Rosmead Place, Colombo 7, Sri Lanka
Sister newspapers Mawbima
Website www.ceylontoday.lk

Ceylon Today is an English language Sri Lankan daily newspaper published by Ceylon Newspapers (Private) Limited. It was founded in 2011 and is published from Colombo. Its sister newspaper is the Mawbima. Ceylon Newspapers (Private) Limited is owned by politician Tiran Alles.[1] The first edition being published on 18 November 2011.[2]

Editor in chief Lalith Allahakkoon was sacked on 13 June 2012.[3] His replacement was Hana Ibrahim. Ibrahim was a trusteethe of the Free Media Movement (FMM) and tried to prevent the FMM from reacting to Allahakkoon's sacking.[4] Ibrahim later resigned from the FMM.[5]


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