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Wednesday, 07 October 2015 - 6:48
The results of grade five scholarship examination held on 23rd August this year were released today.  Examinations Commissioner General... Read More
 Wednesday, 07 October 2015 - 9:15
A  proposal to the effect that death sentence after court procedures be imposed on persons who subject children to abuse and kill them brutally... Read More
 Wednesday, 07 October 2015 - 9:23
The body of the Sri Lankan pilgrim who went missing along with his wife following the stampede in Mecca in Saudi Arabia on September 24 has been identified... Read More
 Wednesday, 07 October 2015 - 9:37
The services along the Northern Railway Line which were interrupted due to a derailment have been restored to order. The Railway Control Room stated that... Read More
 Wednesday, 07 October 2015 - 8:50
Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasingha is scheduled to call upon the Emperor of Japan today.  Meanwhile, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has agreed... Read More
 Wednesday, 07 October 2015 - 9:02
President Maitripala Sirisena said that it was the doctors’ responsibility to properly fulfill their duty on behalf of the people.  That was... Read More
 Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 20:51
The student who was released from the allegations of the Kotadeniyawa murder has sent a letter today to the IGP. In his letter to the IGP, the 17-year... Read More
 Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 16:19
Locals claim to have witnessed an unusual discharge of water from a certain area of Kithulgodakanda, Agalawatta, Mathugama. A resident in the area reported... Read More
 Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 15:44
Police Media Spokesman ASP Ruwan Gunasekara says that already statements have been recorded from about 50 people with regard to the murder of the woman... Read More
 Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 20:51
The parliament sessions were adjourned this afternoon for 10 minutes after a group of opposition MPs staged a protest in the chambers by displaying placards... Read More
 Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 16:04
President Maithripala Sirisena said that a massive responsibility lays before teachers and principals with regard to the security of children. The President... Read More
 Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 13:59
The Plantation Owners Association has agreed to the decision by the government to increase the daily wage of estate workers up to Rs770.  This decision... Read More
 Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 14:02
The Supreme Court has ordered to pay Rs50kto two JVP members as government fees in a fundamental case filed against the IGP.  The two JVP members... Read More
 Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 13:51
The Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said that the government expects the assistance of Japan to hold a summit for the social and economic development... Read More
 Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 15:34
The police had arrested a couple alleged of entering a gold jewelry shop in Nugegoda pretending to buy jewels and stealing two gold bangles. The identity... Read More
 Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 11:15
27 including school children were admitted to hospital following a wasp attack in Badulla – Ella area. Police media spokesperson’s office... Read More
 Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 8:43
A petition that MEP Vice Chairman Somaweera Chandrasiri had filed stating that the Telecommunication Tariff draft Bill tabled in parliament recently... Read More
 Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 8:54
President Maitripala Sirisena says that in development, environmental laws are ignored not because of ignorance but because of commercial goals.  The... Read More
 Monday, 05 October 2015 - 16:22
The police said that it is scheduled to take the 11 suspects regarding the disappearance of journalist Prageeth Ekneligoda to the Military Camp of Girithale... Read More
 Monday, 05 October 2015 - 13:14
The University Grants Commission said that 2014 – 2015 Academic Year university admission cut-off marks have been released today.To obtain the cut... Read More
 Monday, 05 October 2015 - 15:54
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that steps would be taken to attract Japanese private investors to Sri Lanka.The Premier further said in a discussion... Read More
Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 20:50
The government of Japan has pledged to support in investment and trade, development and reconciliation in Sri Lanka.   This...
Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 16:35
A former minister and parliamentarian Janaka Bandara Tennakoon has been arrested by the CID today. Police Media Spokesman ASP Ruwan...
Tuesday, 06 October 2015 - 20:42
President Maithreepala Sirisena says that a teacher is responsible for grooming a child.   He said that teachers are honored...
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