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Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 12:54
The new Constitution making process is a good opportunity for Sri Lanka to introduce improved human rights protections, UK government report states. It... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 15:02
Police are hunting for two men over the charges of assaulting and killing their father in Kebithigollewa area in Anuradhapura. Reports say the father... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 15:02
Veteran politico and senior diplomat Mangala Moonesinghe has passed away aged 84, this morning. He served as the Lanka Sama Samaja Party Member of Parliament... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 13:20
A group of estate workers has launched a protest in front of Matale Clock Tower this afternoon. They were demanding their daily wage to be increased up... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 13:16
Police has raided a half an acre Ganja plantation in Arabekema area in Thanamalwila. Kataragama police said a 36-year-old suspect was arrested in connection... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 12:47
The Union of Unemployment Graduate Ayurvedic Doctors warned to engage in a strong protest if their demands are not met. Today marks the 10th... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 12:40
MP’s representing the Joint Opposition say that they have been summoned for a discussion with President Maithripala Sirisena tomorrow. Accordingly... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 12:47
Minister Mangala Samaraweera stated that development projects which do not benefit the people will not be implemented. He stated this while addressing... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 12:46
The Voice Against Corruption stated that it will not hesitate to take action against the government if it does not inquire into the allegations of bribery... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 12:41
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that his aim is to cater to true development through development projects scattered throughout the island. He... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 12:11
Jaffna Unemployed Graduates Association and Joint Association of Unemployed Graduates launched a protest yesterday. A large number of employed... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 11:15
A 21-year-old youth has died when his motorcycle skidded off the road and toppled, near the Mattala airport. Another man who was riding with him is in... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 10:47
About 25,500 kilos of Kothala Himbutu, readied for transportation, were taken into custody by police in Vavuniya. The police have tracked down the load... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 10:13
Three in the same family were murdered in Wellawaya area in Batticaloa. A woman and her father and daughter were thus murdered. Police suspects that the... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 10:03
Three persons were arrested with 15kg of Kerala Ganja in police rains in Udawatte and Bellapitiya areas that are under the Horana police division. The... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 9:28
JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake says that the allegations of bribery corruption and misappropriation levelled against the Mahinda Rajapaksa government... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 9:11
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe stated that they would not turn back without rebuilding the country. The Prime Minister addressing a meeting in Matale... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 9:02
Forty nine Indian fishermen, arrested over the charges of poaching in Sri Lankan waters, were re-remanded till August 03. The fishermen were from Tamil... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 8:22
Power supply to a village was cut off when residents failed to participate in a Shrama Dana campaign in Haldummulla. The villagers launched a protest... Read More
 Sunday, 24 July 2016 - 8:21
The Ceylon Petroleum Corporation says due to a pipeline of the buoy carrying fuel to the Muthurajawela fuel storage unit from sea has burst, fuel supply... Read More
'Hasalaka Gamini' Remembered
Monday, 18 July 2016 - 16:16
25th Death Anniversary of War Hero Corporal Gamini Kularatne The 25th death anniversary of 'Hasalaka Gamini' was commemorated on Thursday (14th July 2016).... Read More
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