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Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 9:59
Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak will arrive in Sri Lanka on Sunday (17) for a 2-day official visit.   The scheduled visit is expected... Read More
 Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 9:47
The Gampaha district excise officials have apprehended a suspect who had in his possession a stock of electronic cigarettes.   This was the first... Read More
 Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 9:41
The Railway Department says that if employees engaging in the strike choose to not report to work by midnight tonight, the Department will consider them... Read More
 Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 9:53
The Cabinet has granted approval and announced the minimum qualification required to enter a medical faculty.   A senior government Minister said... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 21:21
Railway trade unions say they will meet the Ministerial sub-committee tomorrow (13).They said a decision to be taken whether to continue the strike or... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 19:59
Although the government announced that the railway workers who do not report to work today (12) would be considered to have vacated their posts, the railway... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 18:04
Sri Lanka Foreign Employment Bureau says migration of women for employment has declined by 30 percent.   In a statement, SLFEB said the number of... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 17:38
The 2018 Budget for Northern Provincial Council was presented to the Council today (12).   While presenting the Budget, Chief Minister C. V. Wigneswaran... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 16:31
The 9 suspects who were arrested for their alleged involvement in the killing of Galgamuwe Dalapoottuwa have been remanded again today (12). The suspects... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 13:51
United National Party's Western Provincial Councillors, Prasanna Sampth and Royce Vijitha Fernando have submitted their resignation letters.   They... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 13:13
The Department of Railways said that the striking employees who do not report to work today (12) will be considered as having vacated their posts.   The... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 13:36
Security has been beefed up at the railway stations and substations nationwide due to the ongoing strike.   The Additional General Manager of Railway,... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 12:57
The Tamil Progressive Front led by Minister Mano Ganesan has decided to contest the forthcoming Local Government polls in several districts under a new... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 12:44
A 5-member Ministerial Committee has been appointed to look into Railway employees' grievances. The Railway trade unions are on strike from last Wednesday... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 13:02
Sri Lanka Navy personnel have arrested 23 Indian fishermen while fishing in Sri Lankan waters off the Delft Island.   They were apprehended last... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 13:21
The residents of Ibbagewatte on the Mattakkuliya - Hettiyawatte road staged a demonstration this afternoon.   They were demanding the authorities... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 12:11
Ishara Madubashini after completing her engineering degree joined the Department of Immigration and Emigration.   She was a resident of Maampe,... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 11:17
Galle Police arrested 9 persons traveling in 3 vehicles with 3 swords on Sunday (10).   One of the suspects was a 16-year-old student, who was to... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 10:44
Railway Main Control Room says 16 office trains were operated this morning (12) despite the ongoing strike action by trade unions.   A spokesperson... Read More
 Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 11:06
The Customs officials at the Bandaranaike International Airport arrested a resident of Chilaw while trying to smuggle in Rs. 30.2 million worth gold from... Read More
Sri Lanka hit by adverse weather
Thursday, 07 December 2017 - 15:17
Sri Lanka's weather pattern has changed a lot now.Experts say it is a result of climate change.Over the last few days, many parts of the island were affected... Read More
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