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Friday, 20 October 2017 - 8:00
Railway employees have decided to launch a strike from mid-night tonight  over several demands including salary issues.Lal Aariyaratne, President... Read More
 Friday, 20 October 2017 - 7:59
The Meterological Department has stated that the depression in the central Bay of Bengal to the North-east of the island is likely to move further Northward.Cloudy... Read More
 Friday, 20 October 2017 - 7:50
Police say heavy traffic congestion has been reported from Kadawatha on the Kandy-Colombo road right now.It is reported that the bursting of a pipeline... Read More
 Friday, 20 October 2017 - 5:41
Another suspect who is linked to hacking into Taiwan Far Eastern International Bank's system and stealing money, has surrendered to the Criminal Investigation... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 20:41
Smartphone users be cautious....Detected by ESET products as Android/DoubleLocker.A, the ransomware is based on the foundations of a particular banking... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 21:00
“Journalists should always use their pens for the right thing with respect for the truth”, says President Maithripala Sirisena.“It is... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 19:08
The 5 persons arrested in connection with the disappearance of 2 girls and a 19-year-old mother of a child from Salamulla in Kolonnawa have been remanded... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 21:06
President Maithripala Sirisena says that the Government’s stance on the Malabe Private Medical College issue will be announced next week. President... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 16:28
A 74-year-old woman died early this morning (19) after falling into an agriculture well in Kandapola, Nuwara Eliya. Police said the agriculture well is... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 16:36
Minister John Amaratunga says it should be asked from the judge, how a protest was held in Jaffna when a restraining order was in place. He said this... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 15:12
Railway Engine Drivers, Station Masters, Controllers, and Guards to go on strike from midnight tomorrow (20). They are demanding the authorities to solve... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 15:22
Officer-in-Charge of Raththota Police, who was arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a Gramaseva Officer, has been interdicted. He was accused of sexually... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 14:07
The Colombo High Court Judge, A. A. R. Heiyanthuduwa ordered the Prison Superintendent to produce the Convener of Medical Faculty Students' Action Committee,... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 15:01
A 38-year-old, resident of Ukuwela, Matale is reported missing from Sunday (15). It was revealed this person has left his home to buy a cake for his second... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 14:44
A father of 3, who was found guilty of sexually abusing a 13-year-old boy, was sentenced to a rigorous imprisonment of 36 years. Colombo High Court Judge... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 13:20
Former Chief Judicial Medical Officer of Colombo Prof. Ananda Samarasekera surrendered to court today (19). Our correspondent said Prof. Samarasekera... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 13:35
The Defence Secretary, President Counsel Kapila Vaidyarathna says that the law will be implemented fairly across the board, both in the North and the South. He... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 13:18
The Leader of the House, Minister Lakshman Kiriella says that the President will announce the Government’s stance regarding Malabe Private Medical... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 12:25
A crew member attached to the SriLankan Airlines was apprehended by the officers of Sri Lanka Customs at the Arrival Lounge at the Bandaranaike International... Read More
 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 11:34
Police say a 36-year-old in-house patient has fallen from the 4th floor of Warakapola Hospital and died. He had admitted to hospital on Tuesday (17) and... Read More
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