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Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 19:50
The Meteorology Department forecast thundershowers throughout the island tonight as well.It stated that the existing low-pressure situation in the Bay... Read More

 Friday, 18 May 2018 - 18:54
The President Counsels proved before the Supreme Court again that the verdict given by the Colombo High Court against former MP, Duminda Silva is not legitimate.   When... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 18:15
Ranel Tissa Wijesinha has been appointed as the Chairman of Securities and Exchange Commission with effect from today (May 24).   The other members... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 17:20
Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera says the Value Added Tax will be reduced by 2.5% in 2020.   At present, the VAT stands at 15%.   The... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 17:06
The Disaster Management Center says the death toll caused by weather-related incidents has increased to 13. It added that 125,954 persons in 19 districts... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 17:02
Ven. Galagodaatte Ghanasara Thera of 'Bodu Bala Sena' has been found guilty of threatening journalist Pradeep Ekneligoda's wife in front of Homagama courts.   The... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 16:38
The Road Development Authority says that the bridge linking Biyagama and Kaduwela towns will be closed from 8 pm today (May 24).   The RDA said... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 16:05
The Interpol has informed the Criminal Investigation Department that former Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran is in Singapore.   The Interpol's... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 15:27
The Met Department says that the sea area extending from Mannar to Potuvil via Puttalam, Colombo, Galle and Hambantota can be rough or very rough at times... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 15:21
Police have arrested a hit and run driver who had knocked down a pedestrian in front of the Maharagama Municipal Council.   The victim, who was... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 14:34
Of the two persons - a mother and son - who were injured during a shooting in Nittambuwa, the mother has succumbed to her injuries.They were shot at by... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 14:30
Police last evening found a body of a 28-year-old person who had been cut to death by unidentified persons in Selvapuram, Mullaitivu.   The body... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 14:01
A group of people who have deposited money at ETI Finance staged a protest in front of the ETI office in Ward Place, Borella today (May 24).   The... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 13:22
The Meteorology Department says that the existing low-pressure in the Bay of Bengal could develop into a depression.   The Department said that... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 13:09
The Rajarata University's agri-faculty situated at Saliyapura in Anuradhapura has been closed due to the spread of chickenpox among the undergraduates.   Accordingly,... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 13:07
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has informed the relevant authorities to be stand-by as the Parliamentary Complex is faced with the threat of being flooded.   A... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 12:59
The Disaster Management Center says 124,733 persons in 18 districts are affected due to the prevailing inclement weather.   It added that the death... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 12:27
Police have arrested a teacher at Thelippalai Union College, Jaffna for allegedly sexually abusing seven girls from grade 7.   The arrest was made... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 10:54
Britain’s Foreign Office has destroyed almost 200 files on Sri Lanka dating from the start of a Tamil Tiger uprising during which MI5 and the SAS... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 10:47
Puttalam District Parliamentarian Sanath Nishantha and his brother Jagath Samantha Perera were further remanded until 7th of June by the Chilaw High Court... Read More
 Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 10:47
A 35-year-old Sri Lankan who arrived from Kuwait this morning (May 24) was apprehended by Customs staff attached to Bandaranaike International Airport,... Read More
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