Hirunews Logo
Monday, 19 February 2018 - 21:53
The recent election result in Sri Lanka has captured the attention of international media. CNN in a report filed today (Feb. 19) said that what was... Read More

 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 22:03
The former President Mahinda Rajapaksa says President Maithripala Sirisena is protecting Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. He said it was part of a... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 17:40
Met Department says the prevailing dry weather can be expected over most parts of the island.   It added quite colder nights and mornings also can... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 16:54
The principal of Suchi National School in Hambantota has died in an accident that occurred during a leadership programme held in Wariyapola, Kurunegala.   This... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 15:43
The Treasurer of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party, Minister S. B. Dissanayake says that the SLFP Parliamentary group decided to remain as one group and support... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 14:06
The case against National Freedom Front leader Wimal Weerawansa, who is charged with illegally accumulating Rs. 75 million worth assets, was postponed... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 14:45
The identities of the 24-year-old woman and 35-year-old person who were killed when their car toppled into the Agra Oya in Lindula, Thalawakele have been... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 12:50
The shooting incident reported from Thalangama, Battaramulla yesterday (Feb. 18) was a work of an underworld gang, preliminary investigations found.Two... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 12:37
The Ministers and parliamentarians of Sri Lanka Freedom Party have commenced a discussion with the President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 12:11
Sri Lanka's number one television news bulletin, Hiru 9.30 pm news bulletin will be telecast at 9.55 pm from tonight. Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 10:54
The party leaders have agreed to debate the current political situation in the country from 4 pm until 7 pm.   The decision was reached at a party... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 11:12
The Customs officials attached to the Bandaranaike International Airport have apprehended a Sri Lankan national while attempting to smuggle in 16,000 cigarette... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 10:32
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya decided to adjourn the Parliamentary sittings for 15 minutes a short while ago. The decision was announced after Joint Opposition's... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 10:25
Police say a van which was returning from a pilgrimage to ‘Sri Pada’ had veered off the road and collided with a lamp post killing a woman... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 9:52
Our Parliament correspondent says that a party leaders' meeting began in Parliament a short while ago under the patronage of Speaker Karu Jayasuriya. The... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 9:31
The Parliament session began a short while ago under the patronage of Speaker Karu Jayasuriya.Update: Monday, February 19, 2018 10 am...................................................................Parliament... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 9:44
It is reported the General Secretary of the United People’s Freedom Alliance Minister Mahinda Amaraweera had handed over a letter to the President... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 9:18
Ceylon Electricity Board has suspended six trade union leaders from work for their alleged involvement in a recent trade union action.   They are... Read More
 Monday, 19 February 2018 - 0:03
Sources say that Sri Lanka Freedom Party will take their final decision on quitting the National Government after their Parliamentary Group Meeting to... Read More
 Sunday, 18 February 2018 - 22:51
Ven. Ittapane Dhammalankara Thera has been appointed as the chancellor of Sri Jayewardenepura Univesity.The post fell vacant with the demise of Ven. Bellanwila... Read More
Gypsy community facing hardships
Monday, 19 February 2018 - 16:46
The Gypsy community who are found in Sri Lanka consider Kerala State in India as their native region.They speak Telugu language.The Gypsy community... Read More
Hiru News Programme Segments
2,973 Views
14,840 Views
518 Views
2,586 Views
1,009 Views
16,296 Views