Last Updated : 14/09/2014 - 09:47 PM
Hiru News Apps
Advertise with Us
Breaking News on Your Mobile - Click here
Share this Page
 
 
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 19:34
President Mahinda Rajapakse states that no matter what anybody has to say the transformation of the country is an undeniable truth.He made this during a ceremony held at the Walimada- Nadungamuwa Sri Jayasundararama Temple.President...

Read More... More Top Stories >>>

Watch Video >>>
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 21:47
MP R Duminda Silva states that stern action will be taken against local government officials who evade development work related to Kollonawa.MP made this statement participating at the Kollonnawa divisional...

Read More...

Watch Video >>>
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 19:38
2 brothers were brutally attacked today with sharp objects at the Naththandiya weekly fair.They have been admitted to the Colombo National Hospital for further treatment.Hospital sources stated that due...

Read More...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 19:38
Opposition leader Ranil Wickramasinghe states that development in UVA Province is at zero percent compared to other provinces.Opposition Leader mad this comment at a public meeting in Haputhale today.

Read More...

Watch Video >>>
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 19:38
Teacher unions charge that there are flaws in the Advance Level Hindi Language paper.Secretary of the Lanka teacher’s union Joseph Starlin stated that the Examinations commissioner was notified in...

Read More...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 18:13
Australia says it is sending 600 troops to the Middle East ahead of possible combat operations against Islamic State militants in Iraq.Prime Minister Tony Abbott said the deployment, initially to the United...

Read More...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 13:06
President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that no one could blame them for providing infrastructure facilities to the villages.The President expressed these views at the opening of the Le-mas-thota bridge along...

Read More...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 13:00
Ukrainian government troops say they have repelled an attack by pro-Russian rebels on Donetsk airport.All yesterday gunfire was heard from the area, controlled by government forces despite rebel victories...

Read More...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 12:58
The authorities in Uganda have uncovered a terrorist cell which they believe was planning an imminent attack.The US embassy in Kampala said the cell belonged to Somali Islamist group al-Shabab, but this...

Read More...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 13:03
A Tamil Nadu fisherman’s body, which was washed ashore in Delft Island in Northern Sri Lanka, has been identified as that of Gnana-prakasam in Rama-natha-puram, India.The body was identified by the...

Read More...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 13:03
The department of railways has decided to include an A/C compartment to the morning train plying from Colombo to Matara.The speciality of this compartment is that each cubicle comprises two seats.It will...

Read More...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 13:00
At least 100 people have been rescued, and two confirmed dead, after a ferry sank in bad weather in the central Philippines.However, the Maharlika II only had 84 people listed as being on board, so authorities...

Read More...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 7:53
Opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe says that the government has become incapable of reducing the cost of living of the people.The opposition leader expressed this view at a public meeting held in the...

Read More...

Watch Video >>>
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 7:53
The National Dengue Control Unit says that there is an increase in the spread of dengue in the urban areas.The unit points out that due this reason public should take precautions.Meanwhile in line with...

Read More...
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 19:23
An individual was killed during a shooting which took place in the ilimba area in Horana this afternoon.The Horana police said that a group who arrived in a van has opened fire at an individual who was...

Read More...

Watch Video >>>
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 19:23
Five Sri Lankan women were arrested today at the Katunayake Airport for smuggling gold worth more than 20 million rupees, from Singapore.According to the Customs Media Spokesperson Leslie Gamini, the confiscated...

Read More...

Watch Video >>>
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 15:45
A 36-year-old man was shot dead in Horana a short while ago. Pix by - Bimal shyamon

Read More...


Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 18:20
Australia coach Darren Lehmann, has praised the ICC's recent crackdown on suspect bowling actions, saying...
Read More...
Singapore beat Sri Lanka 59-41 in the final of the...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 18:12
Defending champions Singapore have reached the final...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 13:01
The International Paralympic Committee has revealed...
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 11:13
Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott says it is...
Friday, 12 September 2014 - 11:31
Sri Lanka Cricket announced that T.M. Dilshan has been...
Friday, 12 September 2014 - 8:13
Bangladesh fast bowler Al-Amin Hossain is the latest...
Thursday, 11 September 2014 - 8:43
The Pakistan Cricket Board has retracted its decision...
Wednesday, 10 September 2014 - 17:32
Former F1 champion Michael Schumacher has left a Swiss...
Wednesday, 10 September 2014 - 13:38
The head of England's Professional Cricketers' Association...
Wednesday, 10 September 2014 - 8:16
Shahid Afridi and Fawad Alam have emerged as frontline...
Tuesday, 09 September 2014 - 13:14
In a huge blow to Pakistan, offspinner Saeed Ajmal...
Tuesday, 09 September 2014 - 12:17
Grease Gamini- Chief suspect of the child abduction case in Ganewatte arrested.
Loading the player...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 21:47
MP R Duminda Silva states that stern action will be taken against local government officials who evade development work related to Kollonawa.MP made this...
Read More...

Watch Video >>>
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 19:38
2 brothers were brutally attacked today with sharp objects at the Naththandiya weekly fair.They have been admitted to the Colombo National Hospital for...
Read More...
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 19:38
Opposition leader Ranil Wickramasinghe states that development in UVA Province is at zero percent compared to other provinces.Opposition Leader mad this...
Read More...

Watch Video >>>
Monday, 08 September 2014 - 10:42
Shinzo Abe arrived in Sri Lanka yesterday (07) as the first Japanese Prime Minister to visit Sri Lanka in 24 years.Abe, who landed in Colombo on a two-day visit, was welcomed at the airport by President Mahinda Rajapaksa.Immediately upon arrival, Abe joined Rajapaksa in launching the Japanese-funded second phase of the development of the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake.The President...
Read more... More Picture Stories >>>
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 14:32
The main suspect in the abduction of a child while she was a sleep at home in kurunagala ,has been arrested in Deegama Wellawa.

Read More...
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 12:54
Isuru Udana Ilanga-thilake who studies in Grade 11 at Kahata-gas-digiliya Central College was assaulted by 2 teachers and the principal of the same school.The student was assaulted on the 11th of this...

Read More...
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 11:11
The parents of Reeva Steenkamp say "justice was not served" after South African athlete Oscar Pistorius was acquitted of murdering their daughter.June and Barry Steenkamp told the media of their "disbelief"...

Read More...
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 11:10
A person at a fish farm in Banda-naa-gala, Arala-ganwila has died after falling into a fish tank yesterday.According to the police, the deceased is a 53 year old resident of Udu-pussellawa area who has...

Read More...
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 12:53
UNHCR is concerned about the resumption of detention and deportation of asylum-seekers and refugees in Sri Lanka.The Government started its special operation on 9th June this year. It came to a halt on...

Read More...
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 10:46
A 23-year-old Sri Lankan cook allegedly raped his friend’s girlfriend at knifepoint after barging into her room in Jebel Ali.He faced charges of rape, making criminal threats and consumption of alcohol...

Read More...
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 10:02
SLFP central working committee is scheduled to discuss next week regarding the proposals adopted in the Northern provincial council.Addressing a media briefing held yesterday in Colombo, SLFP General Secretary...

Read More...

Watch Video >>>
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 8:14
The meteorology department states that several spells of light showers will occur in the Western, Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts particularly during the morning.Thundershowers...

Read More...


Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 18:18
Central Bank said in a media release, that Sri Lanka's Employee's Provident Fund’s unrealized profits of the share portfolio passed 10 billion rupees...
Read More...
Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 12:41
US electronics retailer RadioShack has said that it is in talks to restructure the firm but warned that if an investment is not secured soon, it could...
Read More...
Friday, 12 September 2014 - 11:28
The National Gem and Jewellery Authority has earned an income of 279 million rupees during the first six months of this year.This has been achieved under...
Read More...
Friday, 12 September 2014 - 10:06
Wednesday 10th September, 2014, Colombo: COCO, Cotton Collection’s international and trendy in-house brand recently unveiled its latest designer...
Read More...
Friday, 12 September 2014 - 10:01
Wednesday 10th of September 2014, Colombo: Coca-Cola Sri Lanka, in a continued effort to create environmental awareness amongst members of the community,...
Read More...
Thursday, 11 September 2014 - 17:18
The National Mobile Service Provider Mobitel announced that the mobile giant would partner with the National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka (NCE) as...
Read More...
View More Business News >>>
Stevie Wonder's 1976 album Songs in the Key of Life...

Paul Walker - Paul Walker's daughter pays tribute to her late father
Paul Walker's daughter Meadow has paid tribute to her...

Alan Jackson Opens His New Nashville Restaurant with a Surprise Concert.
Alan Jackson Opened His New Nashville Restaurant with...

Katie Holmes Set To Make Directorial Debut In Movie Adaptation Of 'All We Had'
Talented actress Katie Holmes is embarking on a new...

Alan Jackson Opens His New Nashville Restaurant with a Surprise Concert.
Alan Jackson Opened His New Nashville Restaurant with...

Follow Us On
Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 19:39
The main suspect in the abduction case of Thamara Heshalee Wijekoon made a confession about the incident today during an inquiry at the Criminal Investigations Department.The suspect was arrested following a special operation ...
Read more... More Hot Stories >>>
Share     342  Views  
Share
1231  Views   |
Oil Crisis

Previous Articles
Share
  30,225   Views   |
Share
 21,045  Views   |
Share
 30,951  Views   |