Unrest at Mahara Prison: COVID patients identified among injured inmates

Monday, 30 November 2020 - 17:47

The Ragama Teaching Hospital Deputy Director stated that among the 48 PCR tests carried out on inmates who were injured and hospitalised following Mahara Prison riot, 26 detainees have tested positive for COVID-19.

Education Minister issued notice to appear before Appeal Court
Wednesday, 27 January 2021 - 17:06

The Court of Appeal today issued a notice to a group including the Education Minister G.L. Peiris to appear before the court.It is related to a petition... Read More

Navy recovers 31kg of Kerala cannabis near Manthai beach
Wednesday, 27 January 2021 - 16:54

A special operation conducted by the Navy in Manthai area on 26 January led to the recovery of about 31 kilogras of Kerala cannabis.Accordingly, the operation... Read More

Anticipatory bail of ex-ETI directors, withdrawn
Wednesday, 27 January 2021 - 16:42

Former directors of ETI Finance, Nalaka Edirisinghe, Jeewaka Edirisinghe, Asanka Edirisinghe and Deepa Edirisinghe who filed anticipatory bail applications... Read More