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Monday, 18 December 2017 - 8:24
Roads around Galle Face roundabout & Presidential Secretariat will be closed time to time between 8.15 - 10am due to Malaysian PM's visit. Read More

 Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 20:11
The Joint Trade Union Alliance of the Ceylon Electricity Board says that a continuous strike will be launched if a solution to their demands is not received... Read More
 Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 20:15
100 Chinese couples were married in Colombo today (17). The couples were dressed in the Sri Lankan traditional attire and marriage was conducted in accordance... Read More
 Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 17:58
Police say 2 youths were attacked by a wild elephant at Palaimadu area on the Jaffna - Sangupiddy road.The youths were on their way to meet a friend when... Read More
 Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 13:08
President Maithripala Sirisena says he will make an official request from Russian President Vladimir Putin to end suspension of importation of Sri Lanka... Read More
 Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 13:03
Northern Province Chief Minister C. V. Vigneshwaran says that officials representing the Central Government have no interest in resolving the land issues... Read More
 Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 13:06
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says that a joint response will be sent by 3 Ministries with regard to the temporary ban on agri imports including tea... Read More
 Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 12:25
A Chinese construction worker employed at the Kadawatha-Kerewalapitiya Outer Circular Expressway had died after falling from a machine in Mahabage.The... Read More
 Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 8:57
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has arrived in the island.Our Airport correspondent said that the flight with Malaysian MP and his delegation arrived... Read More
 Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 8:21
Police say the road from Kelani Bridge via Baseline Road towards Nelum Pokuna, National Library, Liberty Roundabout, St. Michael Road to Galle Road will... Read More
 Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 8:42
Minister W. D. J. Seneviratne posed a question to Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe during a function in Ratnapura yesterday (16) as to why the construction... Read More
 Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 19:13
A number of political parties deposited bonds for local government bodies for the forthcoming election, today (16). Accordingly, the UPFA deposited bonds... Read More
 Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 18:35
The Prime Minister of Malaysia Dato' Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak will undertake an official visit to Sri Lanka from tomorrow to Tuesday. The visit... Read More
 Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 19:00
The Met Department says that the deep and shallow sea area off the coast extending from Kankasanturai to Colombo via Puttalam can be rough at times as... Read More
 Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 18:41
Police say they have received 6 complaints related to the Local Government polls.The most recent 2 complaints have been received from Moragahahena and... Read More
 Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 13:19
India expects Sri Lanka to be mindful of its "security concerns and sensitivities", the Indian External Affairs Ministry said while reacting to the Sri... Read More
 Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 13:20
A group of Air Force officers has received a special training on supporting disaster relief activities and preventing drug trafficking. The Air Force... Read More
 Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 14:40
Police have found a body of a 19-year-old pregnant in a house in Uhana, Amparai.The deceased was Jeevani Lakshika, a married woman.On the day of the incident,... Read More
 Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 8:44
The Election Commission says they will announce the date for the upcoming local government polls next week.An official said it will be announced on the... Read More
 Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 9:08
MP Namal Rajapaksa says that certain individuals spread rumours regarding the rejection of nomination papers of the Sri Lanka Podu Jana Peramuna. He said... Read More
Train services recommence
Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 15:46
The week long railway strike ended last morning (13) after a Cabinet Sub-Committee headed by Minister Dr. Sarath Amunugama agreed to look into the issues... Read More
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