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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 8:46
President Maitripala Sirisena says that the honour of ending the corrupt rule and setting up good governance belongs to all the people of the country.A ceremony was held in Polonnaruwa yesterday to welcome President Maithripala Sirisena.President...
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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 11:13
American President Barack Obama landed in India on Sunday for a short three-day bilateral state visit that has officials claiming a new epoch in U.S.-India inter-state relations is beginning.Obama hopes...

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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 10:19
The Popular Sri Lankan singer, composer and songwriter popularly known as the "Dream Boy" of Sri Lankan youth Namal Udugama negates the rumors spread around the social media in various sites in the country.Speaking...

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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 9:58
The officer-in-charge (OIC) of the Welikada Police Station, Chief Inspector (CI) Kamal Rasika Amarasinghe has been penalized to one year in penitentiary by the Nuwara Eliya Magistrate’s Court in...

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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 11:14
At least 18 people have been killed in clashes between police and protesters across Egypt.Three police cadets were among the dead, and dozens of protesters were also injured.The protests were staged to...

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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 11:33
Minister of Public Security John Amaratunga states that the army Brigadier Deshapriya Gunawardene who was involved in the 2013 Rathupaswala shooting had been appointed as the Defense Attaché of...

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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 8:14
A person injured in a shooting carried by a police officer in the vicinity of the Puttalam Hospital last night was hospitalised.Police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said that the police constable who...

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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 8:09
Police has arrested a person appearing under false names and on whom 19 open warrants had been issued by various courts.Police Media Spokesman’s office said that the person concerned had run a private...

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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 7:48
Today marks India’s 66th Republic Day, celebrating the effective date of the South Asian country’s new constitution in the wake of 200 years of British colonial rule.Chief Guest for the Republic...

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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 19:32
The Colombo Municipal Council investigated all the fruit stalls in the Colombo city limits today.The investigation was carried out after it was revealed that there is a bacteria in apples that are imported...

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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 19:31
The special unit established by the JVP to find out information about those who were unfairly treated during the Rajapakse regime has decided to lodge a complaint with the Defence secretary B M U B Basnayaka...

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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 19:31
The government has decided to provide an amnesty period for those who are keeping wild elephants illegally without licenses, to return the elephants.Deputy Minister of tourism Wasantha Senanayaka stated...

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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 11:19
Former Test wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist and former captain and selector Jack Ryder will be inducted into...
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Saeed Ajmal, who underwent official ICC retesting on...
Monday, 26 January 2015 - 7:53
Disgraced Pakistan paceman Mohammad Amir could return...
Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 15:09
Sri Lanka once again made a mockery of a good start...
Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 11:09
New Zealand once again crossed the 300 run mark conveniently...
Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 8:19
India cricket legend Rahul Dravid said star batsman...
Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 22:54
Captain Angelo Mathews' calf strain is not yet fully...
Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 13:52
Bangladesh’s Sri Lankan coach said yesterday,...
Friday, 23 January 2015 - 20:33
Sri Lanka lost the fifth One-Day International to New...
Friday, 23 January 2015 - 12:33
Sri lanka won the toss and elected to field first in...
Friday, 23 January 2015 - 8:26
Sri Lanka will take on New Zealand in their 5th One...
Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 20:20
Looking to rewrite history by beating arch-rivals in...
Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 12:45
Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 20:06
Senior DIG - Western Province, Anura Senanayake has been transferred to police Headquarters with immediate effect.Police Headquarters said that Senior...
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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 8:14
A person injured in a shooting carried by a police officer in the vicinity of the Puttalam Hospital last night was hospitalised.Police media spokesman...
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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 8:09
Police has arrested a person appearing under false names and on whom 19 open warrants had been issued by various courts.Police Media Spokesman’s...
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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 11:47
Caught in startling close-up detail, these stunning images give an unusual perspective on the animal world.Award winning Hungarian photographer Bence Mate's breathtaking images capture wildlife unbelievably up close and personal.His nickname - 'the invisible wildlife photographer' - offers an explanation as to just how he manages to capture such intimate snaps. Bence can spend days, weeks or even months...
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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 19:35
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has told visiting US President Barack Obama that the two nations are starting a "new journey" of co-operation.Obama said that the nations had declared a new friendship...

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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 15:01
US President Barack Obama has telephoned Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to offer his condolences after the apparent murder of a Japanese hostage by Islamic State.Obama said the US stood "shoulder to...

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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 13:00
A diplomatic effort is currently underway to reverse the ban imposed by the European Union on fisheries exports from Sri Lanka.Minister of Foreign Affairs Mangala Samaraweera is expected to leave for Brussels...

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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 12:54
A protest was held this morning at the Bandarawela town demanding to stop the Uma Oya Project.This was by an organization named ‘People’s Collective against the Unsuccessful Uma Oya Project’.Public...

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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 9:16
Japan's prime minister has condemned as "outrageous and unacceptable" a video declaring the murder of Japanese hostage Haruna Yukawa by Islamic State.Shinzo Abe demanded the release of a second hostage,...

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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 9:16
The Executive Council of the Bar Association of Sri Lanka convened yesterday to discuss the legal steps that can be taken if the Chief Justice does not resign.Secretary of the BASL Attorney at Law Ajith...

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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 9:15
PAFFREL Organization states that they will take legal action over complaints received by them over the misuse of state property during the previous Presidential election.Executive Director Rohana Hettiarachchi...

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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 9:01
The Tamil National Alliance says that there is no need to appoint new commissions with regard to the war in Sri Lanka.TNA Spokesperson Parliamentarian Suresh Premachandra said that what would be important...

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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 11:15
General Secretary of the Joint Apparel Association Forum states that Sri Lanka’s apparel industry has shown continuous growth over the years.Exports...
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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 7:52
The euro has fallen sharply against the dollar after the anti-austerity Syriza party won the Greek general election.The euro fell as low as 1.1098 dollars...
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Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 15:03
A top European trade delegation has arrived in Sri Lanka to formulate a trade-related capacity building project, which will enhance the overall performance...
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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 20:54
Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook received compensation valued at $9.22 million last year, more than double his pay in 2013, as optimism for new products...
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Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 13:54
MasterCard in March will begin processing transactions made on US-issued cards in Cuba, becoming the first major credit card company to do so since Cuba...
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Friday, 23 January 2015 - 13:57
Seylan Bank ‘The Bank with a heart’ opened its newest branch at No.03, Deal Place, Colombo 03 recently. The fully fledged branch is now open...
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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 10:41
Two police officers who were on mobile patrol duty at Thambuttegama area in Anuradhapura have been attacked and firearms were also kidnapped.The Police spokesperson Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Ajith Rohana stated that ...
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