Naval personnel, during a search conducted in the general area of Koiyaththoddam in Jaffna, recovered several explosive items, stated the Sri Lanka Navy. MORE..
16 Jun 2019 (5:58 PM)
Issuing a statement on United National Party (UNP) Chairman MP Kabir Hashim, UNP Deputy Leader Minister Sajith Premadasa stated that MP Hashim set an example to leaders across the political spectrum when he sacrificed his cabinet ministry in solidarity with the Muslim community. MORE..
16 Jun 2019 (4:22 PM)
Adding his wishes for the Poson Full Moon Poya day, Leader of the Opposition Mahinda Rajapaksa urges all Sri Lankans to rigorously pursue principles and values that encourage peaceful and harmonious co-existence. MORE..
16 Jun 2019 (3:20 PM)
The proposal made by Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera in his budget 2019 to remove the pensioners salary anomalies will be implemented effective from next month, stated the Ministry of Finance issuing a release. MORE..
16 Jun 2019 (1:48 PM)
A suspect who had been under the custody of the Colombo Crimes Division (CCD) has died following hospitalization over a sudden illness, stated Police Media Unit. MORE..
16 Jun 2019 (1:26 PM)
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe adding his wishes for the Poson Full Moon Poya day stated that Sri Lanka is a unique example of a society that was revitalized culturally, politically and religiously from Buddhism. MORE..
16 Jun 2019 (12:16 PM)
President Maithripala Sirisena has returned to Sri Lanka following his official visit to Tajikistan, a short while ago. MORE..
16 Jun 2019 (11:43 AM)
President Maithripala Sirisena states that Poson is an occasion for Sri Lankans to feel deep in their hearts, the true meaning of limitless tolerance and harmonious living as taught by Arahath Mahinda. MORE..
16 Jun 2019 (10:27 AM)
India is raising tariffs on US goods in retaliation for Washington s decision to strip New Delhi of preferential access to the American market. MORE..
16 Jun 2019 (10:05 AM)
A group of pro-LTTE activists staged a demonstration near The Oval in London, during Sri Lanka s ICC Cricket World Cup match against Australia on Saturday. MORE..
16 Jun 2019 (1:24 AM)
Sri Lanka has released 18 Indian fishermen arrested for illegally fishing in the Sri Lankan waters, an official said on Saturday. MORE..
15 Jun 2019 (11:01 PM)
Former Eastern Province Governor M.L.A.M. Hizbullah has left the Terrorism Investigations Division (TID) after giving a statement for over 8 hours, Ada Derana reporter said. MORE..
15 Jun 2019 (7:38 PM)
Police said that two suspects have been arrested along with various drugs including 2 kilograms of heroin and a firearm in Seeduwa. MORE..
15 Jun 2019 (7:20 PM)
Delivering a speech at the CICA summit in Tajikistan, President Maithripala Sirisena today called on Asian countries not to allow outside powers to suppress the power of Asia. MORE..
15 Jun 2019 (6:58 PM)
The Muslim Members of Parliament who resigned from their ministerial portfolios have decided to meet and discuss the request made by the Mahanayake Theros of Tri-Nikayas for them to re-accept their minister posts. MORE..
15 Jun 2019 (5:09 PM)
Four individuals including two women have been arrested in connection with the murder of a person following an attack carried out with a sharp weapon and critically injuring another person in Sammanthurai. MORE..
15 Jun 2019 (4:45 PM)
The High Commission of India organised the second edition of special pilgrimage trip to Bodh Gaya from 15 - 18 June 2019 for 160 personnel of Sri Lanka armed forces and their families. MORE..
15 Jun 2019 (4:10 PM)
An organized group of women have been arrested for allegedly visiting Hindu Kovils across the country and snatching gold chains from the necks of unsuspecting women during various festivities and events at those Kovils. MORE..
15 Jun 2019 (2:07 PM)
Former Minister Kabir Hashim says that he has always acted while staying true to his heart and that every decision he takes is on behalf of the country. MORE..
15 Jun 2019 (1:44 PM)
Former Eastern Province Governor M.L.A.M. Hizbullah arrived at the Terrorism Investigation Division (TID) this morning to give a statement pertaining to ongoing investigations related to him. MORE..
15 Jun 2019 (12:25 PM)