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Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 12:33
A slight flood situation has arisen due to the increasing water levels in the Kalu River, the Disaster Management Center says. Assistant Director of the... Read More

 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 6:38
Civil society organizations and politicians says that the former IGP N. K. Illangakoon must be arrested over the murder of rugby payer Wasim Thajudeen. They... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 16:20
A man died after being attacked by a wild elephant at Thambikulama area in Habarana, along Palugaswewa to Galkadawala road this morning. According to... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 16:16
Chilaw High Court sentenced a man to death for killing his wife in a locked room by pouring kerosene oil on her body and setting fire. The man, a father... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 14:17
A father of two from Thambikulama area in Palugaswewa, Habarana has died in a wild elephant attack this morning. He has attempted to chase away the animal... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 13:30
Chilaw Magistrate’s Court has handed down the death penalty to a man who locked his wife in a room and set fire to her body. Magistrate Ravindra... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 13:17
Railway gate keepers assigned to man unprotected railway level crossings launched a strike that has been in effect since 6.00 a.m. this morning. The strike... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 13:23
The eight students arrested over the ragging incident in the University of Kelaniya were further remanded till 14 of June. They were produced before Mahara... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 12:37
A baby elephant aged four months fell into an uncovered drain in Hambantota port city area had been rescued by wild life officials and locals yesterday. The... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 12:28
Joining Hiru TV Salakuna programme last night, former President Rajapaksha’s elder son – MP Namal Rajapaksha noted that the Yahapalana government... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 13:39
Today is the World Tobacco Day, which was declared by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in 1988 with the aim to increase awareness of the danger in tobacco... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 12:01
Police arrested JVP MP and party propaganda Secretary Vijitha Herath in connection with a motor accident last night. MP Herath was released on police... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 11:31
A three wheeler returning from a funeral has skidded off the road and collided with a tree killing the driver and injuring two other passengers in Agarathanna-... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 11:19
Former Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunge appeared before the FCID today to give a statement on an alleged fraudulent allocation of funds for... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 13:50
The Government of Canada has provided CAD $310,000  (approximately Rs. 35 million) in support to humanitarian relief efforts in Sri Lanka in response... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 10:23
MP Namal Rajapaksha says that his family has no ownership in Carlton Sports Network (CSN) which is subjected to much controversy regarding its source of... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 10:35
Sri Lanka's Marxist party, Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) Information Secretary has expressed his discontent about the progress in the investigations... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 16:09
An order has been issued on top officials of the North Central Provincial Council (NCPC) including the Chief Minister, the Ministers and the Governor to... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 9:31
A person has hanged himself to death after murdering his wife in a land belongs to his father around 8.30 pm last night. The demised resided at Mandalana... Read More
 Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 11:28
President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed authorities to complete identifying land for the resettlement of displaced persons in the North by Friday. The... Read More
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