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Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 15:01
Two Sri Lankan’s from Balapitiya and Ambalangoda arrived from Dubai were arrested at the Bandaranaike International Airport Customs Green Channel... Read More
President leaves for Pakistan
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 14:07
President Maithripala Sirisena left the island a short while ago to participate in the Independence Day celebrations of Pakistan as the Chief Guest.Our... Read More
Namal Rajapaksa not allowed boarding a flight to USA
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 13:52
MP Namal Rajapaksa says that the American authorities have prevented him from flying to America from Moscow.   In a tweet, MP Rajapaksa said that... Read More
UNHRC members raise concerns over ‘slow progress’ in Sri Lanka
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 13:40
UN Human Rights Council members have raised concerns on the slow progress seen in Sri Lanka on the post-war accountability issue.   Several members... Read More
D-day for government
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 12:52
Date fixed for 'no-confidence motion' against PM....Party leaders have decided to take up the 'no-confidence motion' against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe... Read More
President stops environmental destruction in Muthurajawela
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 12:47
STF deployed to Muthurajawela...President Maithripala Sirisena has ordered to halt all the constructions, landfilling and other activities, which would... Read More
Rosy Senanayake assumes duties
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 12:08
Newly elected mayor of Colombo Municipal Council, Rosy Senanayake assumed duties today (Mar. 22). She is the first female of the CMC. Read More
Prasanna Ranaweera granted bail
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 11:55
UPFA Gampaha district Parliamentarian Prasanna Ranaweera has been granted bail by Mahara Magistrate's Court this morning (Mar. 22). He was in remand custody... Read More
School boy dies in tractor accident
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 11:51
A schoolboy was killed when a tractor toppled in Meegahatenna, Kandekatiya in Viyaluwa yesterday (Mar. 21). The victim was aged 18 years and police said... Read More
25 traders apprehended for selling unsuitable food
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 11:40
Court cases will be filed against 25 food sellers in the Wellawaya town for selling food items which are not suitable for consumption. They have been... Read More
Suspect acquitted in Vidya case remanded again
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 11:08
Pubasinham Indrakumar who was acquitted in the murder case of Shivaloganathan Vidya has been remanded over another case.   Kayts Magistrate A. M.... Read More
Chilaw - Colombo private bus operators on strike
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 10:20
The private bus operators of the Chilaw - Colombo route has commenced a strike from this morning (Mar. 22).   They are staging the strike after... Read More
Derailment obstructs Badulla - Colombo train services
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 10:10
The night mail train which was heading towards Badulla from Colombo, Fort has derailed between Ella and Demodara early this morning (Mar. 22).   The... Read More
Airport security stages a protest
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 9:45
A group of security personnel attached to the Bandaranaike International Airport are staging a protest against the security head at the BIA.   The... Read More
Fmr. President says,
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 8:58
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa says he does not approve the statement made by Deputy Minister Ranjan Ramanayake on the judiciary using the parliamentary... Read More
State Minister to make a tough decision
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 8:55
The Upcountry People's Front says they will reconsider whether they should remain with the United National Party or not.Its leader, V. Radhakrishnan addressing... Read More
President Sirisena visits Pakistan
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 8:46
President Maithripala Sirisena will undertake a 3-day visit to Pakistan beginning from today (Mar. 22), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.   He... Read More
Sri Lanka warned at Geneva Human Rights Council session
 Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 7:44
The UN Human Rights Commission warns that it would be necessary to resort to universal jurisdiction if Sri Lanka fails to take action regarding wartime... Read More
State Intelligence officer transferred to Karapitiya Hospital
 Wednesday, 21 March 2018 - 22:18
A special investigation has been initiated into the Kataragama shooting in which a policeman attached to the State Intelligence Service was shot at this... Read More
Ven. Rathana says
 Wednesday, 21 March 2018 - 22:01
MP Ven. Athuraliye Rathana Thera says that he is ready even to line up with the Joint Opposition if the prevailing ban on glyphosate is lifted. The Thera... Read More
‘Hiru Kumara Kumariyo 2018’ underway
Tuesday, 20 March 2018 - 11:53
The second round of 'Hiru Kumara Kumariyo 2018' was held at the BMICH recently.This competition is held for a second year.An expert panel judged the performances... Read More
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