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Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 7:39
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is scheduled to arrive in the island today. The UN said that he will be here on a four day official visit. The Secretary... Read More
 Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 20:01
The Navy retrieved the pistol from Diyawanna Oya near the Japan Friendship Bridge today, which was allegedly used by an army colonel to shoot his wife... Read More
 Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 9:22
A fire has broken out in a building at the Ampara District Thirukkovil Educational Zonal Office. Police said a short circuit has sparked the fire. Police... Read More
 Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 9:17
A 29-year-old three-wheel driver died in an accident in Kalagodihena area in Colombo- Kandy road yesterday. The driver has jumped off the three-wheeler... Read More
 Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 8:33
Strong winds (up to 60-70kmph) is expected to continue over the Southern sea area, and fairly strong winds (up to 50-60kmph) is expected to continue over... Read More
 Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 7:53
Minister of Irrigation and Water Resource Management Vijith Wijayamuni Soysa says that a strong bill for irrigation is essential. He said this whilst... Read More
 Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 7:40
All schools, other than the ones where paper marking of G.C.E A/L and Scholarship examinations are taking place, starts today for the third term. Schools... Read More
 Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 7:39
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that the decision that the electoral councils took on whether to participate or refrain from the party convention... Read More
 Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 7:31
Supreme Court ordered yesterday that the IGP submit information about police officers who assaulted the schoolboy arrested in connection with the murder... Read More
 Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 7:30
Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam says that 1 billion rupees is spent per year for paying salaries to surplus teachers. Participating at a function... Read More
 Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 7:17
Officials have failed to relocate families that were affected by the Meeriyabedda landslide, Koslanda nearly two years ago. The landslide hit the area... Read More
 Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 20:17
Trade Union representatives of Ayurveda Drugs Corporation forcibly entered the Health Ministry today, making several demands including the removal of the... Read More
 Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 20:11
Former Minister Basil Rajapaksa noted that they intend to contest under a new alliance and new symbol at the upcoming local government election. The former... Read More
 Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 20:00
The Lanka IOC has requested the government to increase the prices of diesel and petrol. The company told our news team that it was compelled to take this... Read More
 Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 15:49
A 68 year old father of six children died after being hit by a bus in front of Deniyaya Hospital today. Reports indicated that the man was run over by... Read More
 Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 14:26
The Aluthkade Magistrate Court has handed down a probation order to the 17-year-old boy who was arrested over the charges of hacking into President Maithripala... Read More
 Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 14:14
Two women have died when a van ran over them in Keppetipola road, Kurunegala. The deceased were residents of Barandana area. In a separate incident a... Read More
 Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 14:00
SLFP Secretary Minister Duminda Dissanayake said that the party will not have a future with former President Mahinda Rajapaksa. He said this during a... Read More
 Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 14:04
The former government proposed to construct a bridge and railway line between Sri Lanka and India under the National Physical Plan in 2011, the UNP stated. MP... Read More
 Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 14:13
Colombo High Court has granted permission to MP Prasanna Ranatunga’s wife, Maureen Ranatunga, to go abroad. She was seeking permission to travel... Read More
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