Ada Derana Sri Lankan of the Year 2018 , the national awards ceremony felicitating the Sri Lankans who have defied convention and raised the bar of excellence, was held for the third consecutive year at the Hilton in Colombo on Thursday (20). MORE..
21 Sep 2018 (1:08 AM)
Army Intelligence Officer Lieutenant Colonel Erantha Peiris has been arrested by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) in connection with the disappearance of Journalist Prageeth Eknaligoda. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (11:19 PM)
Former UNP Western Provincial Councilor and Attorney-at-Law Shiral Lakthilake has been appointed as an advisor to President Maithripala Sirisena. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (10:58 PM)
The appeal filed by Ven. Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thero, challenging his 6-years prison sentence, will be taken up for consideration on September 28 before the Supreme Court. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (7:25 PM)
Vavuniya Police Headquarters have arrested a person while transporting Kerala Cannabis on Jaffna-Colombo luxury bus. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (7:03 PM)
Minister of Sustainable Development, Wildlife and Regional Development Field Marshall Sarath Fonseka says that the allegations against Inspector General of Police (IGP) should be proven before he can be removed from his post. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (6:46 PM)
The Joint Opposition alleges that the Inspector General of Police (IGP) is clearly not in a good mental health condition according to medical observations. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (5:58 PM)
It is vital that the President assigns the Police under the Ministry of Defense, stated Dilan Perera of Group of 16 in SLFP, at a press conference held today (20). MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (5:51 PM)
The Colombo High Court today issued an order to temporarily lift the travel ban currently imposed on Pivithuru Hela Urumaya (PHU) leader MP Udaya Gammanpila. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (5:32 PM)
The Yahapalana government is planning for another war hero hunt says the National Freedom Front (NFF). MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (4:45 PM)
Police says that a section of the Colombo-Katunayake Expressway will be temporarily closed off until October 04 due to construction work on the New Kelani Bridge. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (3:41 PM)
The special commission, appointed to rectify the salary disparities and issues related to salaries in the Public Service, has commenced accepting relevant opinions and suggestions. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (3:36 PM)
Considering the frequent deaths and accidents of elephants on rail tracks and damage that causes on trains, prompt action will be taken to avoid more elephant-train collisions, said Minister of Transport Nimal Siripala de Silva. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (3:25 PM)
The Central Committee of Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) is scheduled to assemble today (20). MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (2:28 PM)
The Sri Lankan has depreciated against the US Dollar, today (20), to a new record low as the selling rate closed at Rs 168.63. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (2:20 PM)
Rising temperatures and changing rainfall patterns pose a threat to Sri Lanka and could reduce GDP and living standards, a new World Bank report says. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (2:11 PM)
The Law Order Minister has informed the Secretary to the ministry to investigate the allegations against IGP Pujith Jayasundara at a ministerial-level, deputy minister Nalin Bandara told Parliament this morning. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (1:16 PM)
Wholesale and retail sellers say that consumers cannot buy high-quality wheat flour at the control price imposed by the government. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (1:03 PM)
Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam says that the education system in the country should be adapted to suit the modern world. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (11:43 AM)
A woman has been arrested in Pitawila, Moragahahena for the possession of illicit liquor. MORE..
20 Sep 2018 (11:27 AM)