The Prime Minister is completely responsible for the deterioration of the financial discipline in the country, stated UPFA MP Keheliya Rambukwella addressing a press conference in Kegalle. MORE..
17 Feb 2019 (4:52 PM)
The Koslanda Police have raided Cannabis cultivation in a jungle area near the Ambakolaara forest reserve in Koslanda, last night (16). MORE..
17 Feb 2019 (4:03 PM)
A person has been arrested at Peragashandiya area in Biyagama over the possession of fake currency notes. MORE..
17 Feb 2019 (1:57 PM)
Senior Deputy Inspector General (DIG) in charge of Southern Province, Ravi Wijegunawardena has been temporarily transferred to the Police Headquarters. MORE..
17 Feb 2019 (12:45 PM)
The EU has urged Sri Lanka to repeal its controversial anti-terror law and replace with a new one in compliance with the international norms. MORE..
17 Feb 2019 (12:21 PM)
Sri Lanka Navy in coordination with the Special Task Force had carried out several joint operations in several regions in the island on 14th and 15th February and arrested 38 suspects who were attempting to illegally migrate via sea route. MORE..
17 Feb 2019 (11:15 AM)
A gazette has been issued on increasing free postal facilities to Members of the Parliament and Provincial Council members. MORE..
17 Feb 2019 (10:57 AM)
The possibility for evening thundershowers is high over the island today (17), according to the Meteorology Department. Showers or thundershowers will occur over most parts of the island after 2.00 p.m. MORE..
17 Feb 2019 (9:15 AM)
The Ministry of Defence says that all Chainsaw Machines in the country must be registered with the ministry before February 28th and a registration certificate obtained. MORE..
17 Feb 2019 (1:10 AM)
In one of the most stunning run chases you will ever see, Sri Lanka have beaten the Proteas by one wicket in the first Test at Kingsmead. MORE..
16 Feb 2019 (8:29 PM)
Naval personnel attached to the Southern Naval Command in coordination with Police STF-Katharagama, apprehended 14 Sri Lankans, who were secretly staying at a lodge in Thissamaharama preparing for an illegal migration attempt to Reunion Island by boat. MORE..
16 Feb 2019 (7:53 PM)
A 23-year-old suspect has been arrested by customs officers in connection with a package of ecstasy tablets worth over Rs 2 million discovered at the Central Mail Exchange in Colombo. MORE..
16 Feb 2019 (7:11 PM)
Sri Lanka s Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa says that no development activities will take place in the country when there is no agreement between the President and the Prime Minister. MORE..
16 Feb 2019 (5:55 PM)
Three schoolboys have been taken into police custody today (16) for consuming alcohol inside a tuition class at a Buddhist temple in Hatton. MORE..
16 Feb 2019 (4:44 PM)
The results of the radiocarbon dating tests carried out by a lab in the U.S. on the bone samples recovered from the mass grave in Mannar were received early this morning (16), according to Dr Saminda Rajapaksa, the Judicial Medical Officer who is in charge of the excavations. MORE..
16 Feb 2019 (3:15 PM)
The World Bank Vice President for South Asia, Hartwig Schafer called on President Maithripala Sirisena at President s Official Residence in Colombo. MORE..
16 Feb 2019 (2:43 PM)
Three suspects have been arrested in connection with the recent shooting incident in Thanamalwila, which claimed the life of one person and wounded another. MORE..
16 Feb 2019 (1:14 PM)
President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency in a bid to fund his promised wall at the U.S.-Mexico border without congressional approval, an action Democrats vowed to challenge as a violation of the U.S. Constitution. MORE..
16 Feb 2019 (12:52 PM)
The European Union (EU) has reiterated its opposition to the use of the death penalty in all circumstances and encouraged Sri Lanka to maintain its moratorium on executions with a view to abolishing the death penalty. MORE..
16 Feb 2019 (10:38 AM)
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said it was the time for the Sri Lankan communities to forget the past history and move ahead. MORE..
16 Feb 2019 (10:14 AM)