A woman dies in an attack by a wild elephant

Wednesday, 09 October 2019 - 16:07

A woman has died in a wild elephant attack on Kekirawa – Alliyasthaana.

The Police Media Spokesman’s office said that this woman was subject to the attack when she was walking on road last evening.

The deceased is a 65 year old woman, a resident of Divulwewa – Maradankadawala. 

Chilean vote positively to rewrite the constitution
Monday, 26 October 2020 - 9:53

After the referendum held, 78% of Chileans have votes 'yes' to rewrite the constitution, which dates to the dictatorship of Gen Augusto Pinochet.  Speaking... Read More

Parliament closed for two days for disinfection
Monday, 26 October 2020 - 9:29

Deputy Secretary-General, Neil Iddawela stated that the Sri Jayewardenepura Parliamentary Complex will be closed to all staff members today (26) and tomorrow... Read More

152 persons who violated curfew, arrested
Monday, 26 October 2020 - 9:24

In the past 24 hours, 152 persons who violated the curfew were arrested, stated the police.  During that period, 16 vehicles were taken under... Read More