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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:10
President Maitripala Sirisena emphasized that just as the Government was brought into power, it should also be directed on the right path by the general masses.That was while meeting the representatives of the Citizen Power and New...
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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 11:48
Peshala Jayaratne was sworn in as the Chief Minister of the North Central Province before the North Central Provincial governor P.B. Dissanayaka a short-while ago.Chief Minister Peshala Jayaratne was removed...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 11:19
A group of 157 Sri Lankan asylum seekers were legitimately detained at sea by Australian naval authorities last year, the High Court finds.These asylum seekers were arrested and detained on a Customs cruiser...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 10:59
The Public Seminar on President Maithripala Sirisena’s 100 days plan  to be held at Public Library Auditorium, Colombo today at 3.00 p.m. This Public Seminar is organized by the Front Line Socialist...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 10:37
North Western Provincial Councilor Sanath Nishantha has been released on surety bail.The Provincial Councilor surrendered himself over to the Anamaduwa Police station through an attorney and was later...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 10:29
It is reported that there is a demonstration underway right opposite the Supreme Court (SC) premises in Hulftsdorp demanding Chief Justice (CJ) Mohan Peiris to go home. According to Hiru correspondent,...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 9:33
The UK Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Hugo Swire is paying a second visit to Sri Lanka today, shortly after the formation of a new government.As part of a broad visit Swire will...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 9:19
Veteran actor Jackson Anthony says that the car found at his house during the police investigation was not given by any state institution. The investigation conducted by kadawatha Police have already confirmed...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:13
Militants have attacked a hotel in the Libyan capital Tripoli, killing at least 9 people including 5 foreigners.Several gunmen stormed the Corinthia Hotel and opened fire in the reception area. A car bomb...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:10
Widespread attention had been drawn in society with regard to the agreement allegedly signed between then Opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe and then Common Candidate Maitripala Sirisena during the...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:10
Education Minister Akila Viraaj Kaaryawasam said that in the future no one would be allowed to act ignoring circular instructions.The Minister said that till sufficient money was set apart by the next...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 11:00
Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) a hardline Buddhist organization today requested the Government to appoint a common front encompassing of all parties to reveal narcotic dealers in the country.The general Secretary...

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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:16
If the dropping of Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard followed by the one-sided ODI series defeat in South...
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Former cricket captain Kumar Sangakkara accuses that...
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 19:02

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Injured Australian skipper Michael Clarke, nursing...
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 18:17
Shane Watson has said Steven Smith's rich summer with...
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 12:38
Shamed cyclist Lance Armstrong believes the time is...
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 7:51
Daniel Vettori, who played his 280th ODI yesterday...
Monday, 26 January 2015 - 20:48
Former Test wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist and former...
Monday, 26 January 2015 - 11:19
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
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:10
Widespread attention had been drawn in society with regard to the agreement allegedly signed between then Opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe and then...
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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:10
Education Minister Akila Viraaj Kaaryawasam said that in the future no one would be allowed to act ignoring circular instructions.The Minister said that...
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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 14:29
External Transport Minister Ranjith Maddumabandara said that 8 to 10% would be reduced in all bus fares with effect from February.Addressing a media conference...
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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 18:11
There was something exclusive about the Guard of Honor for President Barack Obama received at the Presidential Palace in New Delhi on Sunday, which was led by a woman Air force officer. As President Obama walked past the ceremonial guard, he was accompanied by Wing Cmdr. Pooja Thakur, a female officer in India’s Air Force.She led the salute as the band played the national anthem of the United...
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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 21:44
The CID has initiated an inquiry into the controversial diplomatic passport alleged to have been acquired by former minister Wimal Weerawansa’s wife Shashi Weerawansa by producing fake information.Sources...

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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 19:15
President Maithreepala Sirisena said that constructive criticism is more important than destructive praising in his effort to carry forward his government.The President expressed these views during a meeting...

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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 19:28
The National Executive Council which met today has decided to take swift action against the Chief Justice.JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake said that the National Executive Council approved the interim...

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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 18:12
US President Barack Obama has addressed a town hall-style meeting with young people in Delhi on the final day of his visit to India.The US can become India's "best partner", Obama told the gathering of...

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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 18:08
The Indonesian military today, called off efforts to recover the wreckage of an AirAsia plane that crashed into the Java Sea last month after failing for several days to lift the fuselage.Rear Admiral...

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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 18:05
New York City, Boston and other areas in the north-eastern US have shut down, with forecasters warning residents to expect "crippling" amounts of snow.Winter Storm Juno could dump up to 60 centimetres...

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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 17:30
The Indian suit, which Prime Minister Modi wore to meet visiting American President Barak Obama at the presidential palace in New Delhi, looked from far off to be navy blue with wide gold stripes. But...

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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 16:43
The Minister of Health & Indigenous Medicine Dr. Rajitha Senarathne stated that severe action will be taken against those Government Doctors who work at Private Hospitals on their working hours.Accordingly,...

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Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 12:38
Sri Lanka's central bank held policy interest rates at 6.5 and 8.0 percent taking in to the consideration of remaining low inflation in the island Central...
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Monday, 26 January 2015 - 13:45
Our news team received reports that there is a shortage of certain varieties of fuel in some parts of the country including Colombo.Petroleum Trade Unions...
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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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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 8:09
The All Island Three-wheeler Owners Association has decided to reduce the trishaw fare by 10 per cent after the approval of interim budget tomorrow.Three-wheeler union chairman Sudil Jayaruk told our news team that this decision ...
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