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 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 18:57
One person was injured when two unidentified gunmen on a motorcycle had opened fire at a car close to the Cotta Road railway crossing in Borella.The incident... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 16:17
New economic plan from next week"National Economic Council has decided to introduce a new economic plan for the country next week, which will bring in... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 15:50
The government's plan to provide tabs for advanced level students and teachers has been suspended. Minister of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam confirmed... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 15:05
The Education Ministry has suspended the leadership training programme for principals. The Ministry said it was suspended until the completion of inquiries... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 14:28
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya says he has not been informed of whether the National Government continues or not.He said this in response to an oral question... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 14:48
The Joint Opposition councillors of Western and Central Provincial Councils have attended the council session with lotus buds.   Hiru correspondents... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 12:42
Over 200,000 people have been affected by the prevailing drought in several districts.   Kurunegala, Puttalam, Mannar, Anuradhapura, and Polonnaruwa... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 12:10
A 15-year-old boy, a resident of Chavakachcheri, Jaffna has died after falling into an unprotected well while he was flying a kite.   The incident... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 10:58
Police have arrested two persons for allegedly helping and abetting the shooting incident in Kehelbaddara, Gampaha which saw a 65-year-old businessman... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 9:16
The domestic gas retail companies have requested permission from the Consumer Affairs Authority to increase the price of a domestic gas cylinder by Rs.... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 10:23
Cabinet reshuffle within this week?"Political sources say that a cabinet reshuffle will take place before the end of this week.   Sources say some... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 9:48
A complaint has been lodged with Inspector General of Police against police over the inquest into the death of Prof. Ven. Bellanwila Wimalarathana Thera.   Inquirer... Read More
 Tuesday, 20 February 2018 - 10:12
The Anunayaka of the Ramanna Maha Nikaya Ven. Girambe Ananda Thera has passed away. The Thera aged 76, was receiving treatment at Sri Jayewardenepura... Read More
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Farmers occupy A-9 road to dry paddy
Thursday, 22 February 2018 - 13:52
The drivers who are using the A-9 road complain that farmers have occupied certain sections of the road stretch from Puliyankulama to Mullaitivu to dry... Read More
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