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Saturday, 06 February 2016 - 9:28
UN High Commissioner of Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, arrives in Sri Lanka for his four day official tour. Our correspondent said his flight... Read More
 Saturday, 06 February 2016 - 8:59
Five private hospitals in Sri Lanka was involved in the recently busted kidney racket, the committee appointed to look into the issue said. A full report... Read More
 Saturday, 06 February 2016 - 10:40
Minister of Internal Affairs S.B. Nawinna revealed that the Government of Sri Lanka plans to grant dual citizenship to nearly 10,000 emigrants. The Minister... Read More
 Saturday, 06 February 2016 - 10:54
A Pakistani national was arrested with a gram of heroin in Kollupitiya area yesterday evening. The Police Narcotics Bureau arrested the foreigner when... Read More
 Saturday, 06 February 2016 - 9:40
The Wife of the deceased Youth, Shashika Nishamani said that the Thera had attempted to offer money through an Intermediary to settle the case. Meanwhile,... Read More
 Saturday, 06 February 2016 - 9:29
The JVP alleges that the Joint Opposition has illegally plucked coconuts from a government land to be dashed at the Seenigama Devalaya demanding that the... Read More
 Saturday, 06 February 2016 - 10:07
In separate incidents two houses were damaged after they engulfed in fire last night. Residents and police have successfully controlled the situation. The... Read More
 Saturday, 06 February 2016 - 8:45
Police initiated an investigation yesterday after a load of coconuts were stolen from a plantation in Galle district just before the ‘coconut dashing’... Read More
 Friday, 05 February 2016 - 23:25
Two agreements were signed between Sri Lanka and India this afternoon to provide assistance to improve the infrastructure in the Northern and Eastern provinces. The... Read More
 Friday, 05 February 2016 - 21:32
The Local Government representatives of the SLFP who met in Negombo yesterday have proposed that former president Mahinda Rajapaksa  grab the party... Read More
 Friday, 05 February 2016 - 21:13
The CID visited the Mendis building in Embilipitiya today where the fatal incident that resulted in the death of a 29 year-old Sumith Prasanna Jayawardena. The... Read More
 Friday, 05 February 2016 - 21:19
The Northern Provincial Council Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran says that he is happy about the National Anthem being sung in Tamil at the end of the 68th Independence... Read More
 Friday, 05 February 2016 - 17:18
Health authorities found that over 54 percent of schools have dengue mosquito breeding sites. In addition, 40 percent of religious institutions and 36... Read More
 Friday, 05 February 2016 - 15:48
Leader of Frontline Socialist Party, Kumar Gunaratnam, was remanded again till 15th February by Kegalle Magistrate today. He was arrested for violating... Read More
 Friday, 05 February 2016 - 16:29
The committee appointed to gather suggestions for Constitutional reforms will collect proposals in Kaluthara and Vavniya districts on next two days. Chairman... Read More
 Friday, 05 February 2016 - 16:29
The Eastern Peoples Union together with the JVP lodged a complaint to the Human rights Commission (HRC) today (05) stating that due to the Saampur Power... Read More
 Friday, 05 February 2016 - 16:43
Former Ceylinco Chairman Lalith Kothelawala’s wife Cecille Kotelawala who was issued warrants and was arrested while returning back from Dubai is... Read More
 Friday, 05 February 2016 - 14:56
A hunt was launched by police officials and residents in search for a woman who fell into the Kotmale Reservoir this morning. An onlooker had tipped the... Read More
 Friday, 05 February 2016 - 15:51
A Motorcyclist has died after been hit on a culvert located in Pokunuwita, Horana. The deceased is a 20 year-old youth residing in Thalthota area. According... Read More
 Friday, 05 February 2016 - 14:43
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein will begin a four-day official visit to Sri Lanka tomorrow (06th). During his... Read More
Friday, 05 February 2016 - 8:56
The Joint Opposition said that a rite of protest by cracking coconuts would be held at the Seenigama Temple tomorrow when...
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Friday, 05 February 2016 - 9:17
Accepting an invitation extended by the Sri Lankan Government in February 2015, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad...
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Friday, 05 February 2016 - 10:51
Consumer Affairs Authority (CAA) raids on local shops and restaurants has increased this year compared to 2015, an official said. In...
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