Last Updated : 27/05/2015 - 07:48 PM
Hiru News Apps
Advertise with Us
Breaking News on Your Mobile - Click here
Share this Page
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 13:28
An emergency parliamentary session will be convened on the 3rd of June to approve the names of the 3 members who will be appointed to the Constitutional Council from the Civil Society.According to the19th amendment, the Constitutional...

Read More... More Top Stories
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 19:48
New ambassadors and high commissioners have been named for 33 countries.While addressing a media briefing held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs today, the ministry spokesperson Maheshini Kollonne stated...

Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 19:17
Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya stated that his department is committed to hold an election according to any new electoral system which will be passed in parliament under the 20th constitutional...

Read More...
Watch Video...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 19:17
The discussion held between the health workers under 30 grades of 5 trade unions including the All Island Health Services Union as well as the authorities of the Health Ministry this evening ended without...

Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 13:38
Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni says he has survived an assassination attempt by gunmen who attacked his car in the city of Tobruk.A government spokesman said the prime minister escaped unharmed...

Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 13:36
West Indies veteran batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul has vowed not to hang up his boots despite being dropped from the West Indies squad for the upcoming Australia series.The run-machine, who turns 41 this...

Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 13:33
The International Monetary Fund says China's yuan currency, which Washington has long alleged was manipulated, is "no longer undervalued".The value of the yuan, has been a source of tension for years,...

Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 13:30
Leader of JVP Anura Kumara Dissanayake stated that the proposals submitted by their party for the draft bill of the 20th constitutional amendment have not been approved thus far.A final decision about...

Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 13:12
Former Minister of Economic Development, Basil Rajapaksa, was further remanded till June 10th by the Kaduwela Magistrate’s Court today.  Former Economic Development Ministry Secretary Dr. Nihal...

Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 10:37
Former first lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa has been asked to appear before the police Financial Crimes Investigation Division on June 1st.She was asked to appear before the FCID over alleged corruption in connection...

Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 9:15
Police arrested a person in Naagoda area yesterday with a 5000 rupee counterfeit note.The 36 year old suspect will be produced before the Baddegama Magistrates court today.

Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 8:47
The death toll in the heatwave sweeping India has passed 1,000, with temperatures nearing 50 Celsius in some areas.Most deaths have taken place in the southern states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, where...

Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 8:25
The trade union action the health employees  of 30 grades belonging to  five trade unions including the All Lanka Health Services Union have launched in hospitals island-wide continues today...

Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 8:21
The Navy and Police are further conducting operations in the Ging Ganga in search of the 15 year old students of Boossa-Galle who had gone missing.The Rathgama Police received a complaint stating that...

Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 8:22
A programme of distributing cement required for 28 families in Kesbewa in Piliyandala was held under the patronage of Colombo District MP R. Duminda Silva.That was at the Kesbewa Sri Wijayasudaraaraama...

Read More...
Watch Video...
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 20:02
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa said that he only drew the attention of the government regarding the incidents which have taken place in the North.He stated this after participating in several meetings...

Read More...
Watch Video...
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 19:52
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe states that a government responsible to parliament has been established by now.The Premier stated this while attending a ceremony held at the Temple Trees this evening,...

Read More...
Watch Video...
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 18:51
Pakistan left-arm spinner Raza Hasan, has been suspended from playing any form of cricket for 2 years, having tested positive for a prohibited substance.The Pakistan Cricket Board had conducted dope tests...

Read More...
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 18:49
According to a strategy document, China is to focus on projecting its military presence beyond its borders at sea.The navy will shift its focus to "open seas protection", rather than "offshore waters defence"...

Read More...
Three wheeler flees after hitting a school child
Loading the player...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 8:21
The Navy and Police are further conducting operations in the Ging Ganga in search of the 15 year old students of Boossa-Galle who had gone missing.The...
Read More...
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 13:23
President Maithreepala Sirisena is touring in Jaffna at the moment.President’s Media Unit stated that the aim of the President’s visit is to...
Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 8:22
A programme of distributing cement required for 28 families in Kesbewa in Piliyandala was held under the patronage of Colombo District MP R. Duminda Silva.That...
Read More...
Watch Video...
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 11:00
More than 750 people have lost their lives in the past week in a sustained and severe heatwave in India.The worst-off areas are the southeastern states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in southern India, where state authorities say more than 400 people have died in the past few days. There are additional reports of some 200 people dying in the state of Delhi, toward the north.Temperatures have been...
Read more... More Picture Stories...
   |     1,687 Views
West Indies veteran batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul has vowed not to hang up his boots despite being dropped...
Read More...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 13:36
Former South African great Jonty Rhodes will arrive...
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 18:37
ATL (Amãna Takaful) recently hosted the ‘ATL...
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 16:14
England captain Alastair Cook said the ongoing uncertainty...
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 13:34
England produced a magnificent bowling display to win...
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 8:22
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 13:33
The International Monetary Fund says China's yuan currency, which Washington has long alleged was manipulated, is "no longer undervalued".The value of...
Read More...
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 15:16
Purasisi Jinadasa, Chief Strategy Officer of CAL sheds light on global marketsCapital Alliance, Sri Lanka’s leading full service investment bank...
Read More...
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 13:38
Struggling Greece will keep repaying its EU-IMF creditors for as long as it can, with some 300 million euros due next week and no deal in sight in talks...
Read More...
Monday, 25 May 2015 - 12:26
Sri Lanka expects a revenue target of more than 3 billion dollars from tourism in 2015.This is with the anticipation of 1.5 million to 1.8 million tourist...
Read More...
Monday, 25 May 2015 - 8:55
Finance ministers from the world's largest developed economies will meet in Germany this week against a backdrop of faltering global growth, scant inflationary...
Read More...
Sunday, 24 May 2015 - 19:11
The Bank of England has confirmed it is researching the financial risks of the UK leaving the EU after it "inadvertently" sent details of its work to a...
Read More...
Sunday, 24 May 2015 - 10:25
The EU has agreed a 2 billion dollar loan to Ukraine - described as a landmark deal for a non-EU member. The agreement was signed at an EU summit in Latvia,...
Read More...
View More Business News
Acting legend Omar Sharif, best known for his title...

BB King's death investigated after poison claims
US authorities are investigating the death of blues...

Johnny Depp Facing Prison Sentence Down Under For Dog Smuggling
Johnny Depp Is Facing A Possible 10-Year Prison Sentence...

Star Wars Marathon To Tease New Installment In China
The Three Prequel Episodes In The Star Wars Franchise...

Follow Us On
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 - 19:18
UNP General Secretary Kabeer Hashim states that former Media and Information Minister Keheliya Rambukwalla held talks with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe three times to rejoin UNP.He stated this while releasing a ...
Read more... More Hot Stories
Share
25,620,460  Views   |
Share     25,620,460  Views  
Are police pointed being fault?

Previous Articles
Share
  50,714   Views   |
   |     5,013 Views
Share
 423  Views   |