Wednesday, 12 October 2016
Severe drought is affecting the daily lives of people in Puttalam and several other districts negatively.
However, the climatic condition is bringing... Read More
Monday, 10 October 2016
People in the Puttalam district is hit hard by the prevailing drought.
They work hard to find water to drink.
Pics by Puttalam Priyankara Kalupahana Read More
Friday, 30 September 2016
Residents in Polonnaruwa are facing severe hardships due to the prevailing drought.
Hiru Correspondent said water levels in Kaudulla, Minneriya and Parakrama... Read More
Monday, 19 September 2016
The wild elephant/ human conflict is aggravating by day.
Now, residents in Thabbowa are complaining that wild elephants are destroying their coconut cultivations.... Read More
Tuesday, 13 September 2016
Internationally recognized symbol of excellence in Sri Lankan Cinema, the Hiru Golden Film Awards 2016 concluded successfully.
... Read More
Tuesday, 13 September 2016
A large scale timber racket (Mee trees) is reported from Thaulla in Kala Wewa. The area where the racket is taking place is identified as a National Park.
A... Read More
Tuesday, 06 September 2016
A group of residents in Weliketiya area, Akuressa has started to build a house for a needy family.
The land to build the house was donated by a resident... Read More
Monday, 05 September 2016
Several residents in Nagamaduwa village are facing hardships as they do not have access to electricity.
It was reported that electricity supply was provided... Read More
Tuesday, 30 August 2016
Tourists are disheartened as the Pubudugama mangrove conservation situated near the Puttalam lagoon is in a very bad state.
Buildings and many bridges... Read More
Monday, 29 August 2016
It is essential to empty the Kukulkatuwa wewa, Kataragama for its renovation work.
However, as its work is being delayed plantation in the area are dying.... Read More
Thursday, 25 August 2016
Over 1500 acres of farmland in Thabbowa are under the threat of destruction due to lack of water.
Farmers complained that the Thabbowa water tank that... Read More
Wednesday, 24 August 2016
An investment forum was held in Jaffna for the first time. The event was held at the Northern Province District Secretariat.
Local and foreign investors... Read More
Tuesday, 23 August 2016
The closing ceremony of the Kandy Esala Perahera was held with the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena in his official house in Kandy.
Diyawadana... Read More
Tuesday, 26 July 2016
Residents in Sinhagama situated in Polonnaruwa district are living amidst serious hardships.
The village that consist of 30 families shares one tube well.
They... Read More
Monday, 18 July 2016
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
Wednesday, 13 July 2016
Residents around Karabewa in Galgamuwa has bid adieu to a fallen elephant with a religious observance.
The elephant found shot in Karabewa area on 25th... Read More
Friday, 08 July 2016
The annual Esala Perahera of the Historic Kataragama Temple began on Tuesday, July 5. (Photo... Read More
Monday, 04 July 2016
Minister of Prison Reforms Rehabilitation, Resettlement and Hindu Religious Affairs, D.M. Swaminathan presented land ownership certificates to over 190... Read More
Monday, 27 June 2016
(Photo Credits - Kanchana Kumara, Dambulla) Read More
Wednesday, 22 June 2016
A herd of five elephants including a tusker pose a danger to motorists along the Kataragama - Buttala Road running through Yala National Park as they are... Read More