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Saturday, 10 December 2016 - 12:24
A heated situation arose as Security Force Personnel intervened to disperse employees engaged in a strike at the Hambantota Port premises. Our correspondents... Read More
 Saturday, 10 December 2016 - 10:19
The voting on the 3rd reading of the Budget 2017 will be held in Parliament today. Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayaka presented the budget to Parliament... Read More
 Saturday, 10 December 2016 - 14:12
The report compiled by the Sub Committee appointed by the Constitution Assembly to look in to the relations between the Parliament and Provincial Councils... Read More
 Saturday, 10 December 2016 - 14:14
The Police Narcotics Bureau has provided information about two suspicious containers to the Indian Narcotics Control Bureau after a stock of cocaine was... Read More
 Saturday, 10 December 2016 - 14:17
Health authorities have indicated that the risk of oral cancer has increased as a result of people quitting smoking moving towards consuming tobacco and... Read More
 Saturday, 10 December 2016 - 9:32
The Sathyagraha launched by workers attached to the Maagampura Management Private Limited is still continuing. They are demanding authorities to absorb... Read More
 Saturday, 10 December 2016 - 9:34
The Police Headquarters said that a special security programme will be in place during the festive season. Speaking at a media briefing held in Colombo... Read More
 Saturday, 10 December 2016 - 9:33
President Maithripala Sirisena said that the country’s tender process and technical evaluation process was still corrupt. The President was speaking... Read More
 Friday, 09 December 2016 - 19:20
A special discussion on how to take action in parliament on Constitutional reform process was held at the Prime Minister’s Office in the parliament... Read More
 Friday, 09 December 2016 - 16:52
A ministerial subcommittee has been appointed to define the vision of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development according to the United Nations’... Read More
 Friday, 09 December 2016 - 19:08
Cocaine with a face value of 12 billion rupees was seized from a vessel docked at the Colombo Port today. Police said this is the highest amount of narcotics... Read More
 Friday, 09 December 2016 - 16:41
A panel of experts has been appointed to investigate into illegal fishing practices under the directives of Minister of Fisheries, Mahinda Amaraweera.The... Read More
 Friday, 09 December 2016 - 14:52
There is no move to change the age limit to obtain the driving license, Motor Traffic Commissioner-General Jagath Chandrasiri said. At a special... Read More
 Friday, 09 December 2016 - 13:06
A group of students attached to the University of Peradeniya are staging a protest in front of its College House. They are protesting against the punishment... Read More
 Friday, 09 December 2016 - 13:06
A 48-year-old man was killed during a fight between two employees in a sawmill at Wele junction in Kaduwela last night. The other person, who suffered... Read More
 Friday, 09 December 2016 - 12:50
President Maithripala Sirisena says that one shouldn’t retreat when exercising responsibilities rightfully. The president stated this at the National... Read More
 Friday, 09 December 2016 - 12:44
The Sathyakgraha launched by workers attached to the Magampura Management Private Limited is continued today.  The workers are demanding that the... Read More
 Friday, 09 December 2016 - 12:37
Hambantota police has found a dead body hanging from a tree near the habour this morning. The deceased was not identified. Police is investigating into... Read More
 Friday, 09 December 2016 - 12:26
Minister of Rural Economic Affairs P. Harrison says that in order to prevent the market price increase of paddy, measures will be taken to import... Read More
 Friday, 09 December 2016 - 11:58
The cut off marks of the Year-5 scholarship examination has been released by the Ministry of Education.  Accordingly cut off marks to admit to Royal... Read More
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