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Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 18:29
Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam has instructed his ministry secretary to conduct an immediate inquiry with regard to the decision by Kingswood... Read More

 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 15:26
President Maithripala Sirisena said that those who are found guilty of murdering and assaulting journalists and sports personnel will not be protected... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 15:23
Several medical tests have been done today on MP Wimal Weerawansa who was engaged in a fast, after he was transferred to national hospital from the prison... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 14:36
A suspect who was found guilty of aiding a suicide attack which killed 12 passengers at the Colombo Fort Railway station was jailed for 20 years today.... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 14:41
Cabinet has approved to lease two lands of the Katunayake International Airport, Airport and Aviation Services, to build luxury hotels. The lands... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 13:52
There is a high risk for influenza AH1N1 to spread in the Central Province. It is reported that 204 people caught the disease and 17 others dis of it. A... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 14:04
Two cases filed against former minister Basil Rajapaksa was taken up at Colombo High Court today. He is accused of misusing funds of the Divi Neguma Department... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 13:55
The government is ready to share power without splitting the country, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says. He said this while attending an event... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 13:32
Police suspect that the van used in the abduction of journalist Keith Noyar was the same vehicle used to commit several other crimes, including the murder... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 13:31
Two school students committed suicide after failing GCE Ordinary Level Mathematics. Police said Chalani Lakshani from Homagama committed suicide by hanging... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 13:09
JVP made a request from the government today to take precautionary measures regarding the safety of Judges assigned to probing of the Central Bank bond... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 12:50
MP Wimal Weerawansa was transferred to the National Hospital in Colombo due to health complications. He was treated at the Prison Hospital prior to this. Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 11:56
Colombo High court judge Wikum Kalu Aarachchi stated today that the motion filed by former UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayake to travel abroad will... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 11:54
Mundalama police have raided an illicit liquor brewing center maintained in the guise of a poultry farm. It is reported that the center, carried out by... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 11:34
The registration of Sri Lankan workers illegally staying in Saudi Arabia will commence today, Sri Lankan Embassy in Saudi Arabia states. The move was... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 10:59
Four suspects were arrested with over 5kg of Kerala Ganja, while they were transporting the stock in a van in Uriyawa area, Anamaduwa. The suspects, arrested... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 10:34
The Department of Examinations noted that looking at the pass rate of the O/L examination results for 2016, an additional 10,780 students have qualified... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 10:32
A bus driver has assaulted a conductor who sold a ticker in Puttalam. The incident has taken place during a campaign launched by the transport department... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 10:07
Three people who excavated for treasures were arrested in Pinnaketiya area, Badalkumbura. They were aged between 18 and 41 years, police said. The trio... Read More
 Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 9:05
Minister of Foreign Affairs Mangala Samaraweera says that it is the extremists among Tamils who are demanding that an international investigation be carried... Read More
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