The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Sri Lanka Cricket, who was arrested for alleged financial fraud, has been remanded until November 01 by the Colombo Additional Magistrate. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (6:37 PM)
All Ceylon Makkal Congress (ACMC) alleges that there is a conspiracy to assassinate their party leader Rishad Bathiudeen. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (6:36 PM)
The National Building Research Organization (NBRO) says that special attention has been directed towards the possibility of sinkholes occurring due to the prevailing heavy rainfall. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (6:28 PM)
The Permanent High Court at Bar today (23) ordered daily hearing in the case against the former President s Chief of Staff Gamini Senarath and three others, from November 07. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (6:16 PM)
(UPDATE) Heavy traffic has been reported near the Fort Railway Station in Colombo and surrounding areas due to the JVP protest march. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (5:29 PM)
Jamal Khashoggi s death was pre-planned and was not spontaneous or an accident, Turkey s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday in a highly anticipated speech, which flat-out denied Saudi Arabia s claim that the journalist s killing was not premeditated. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (5:06 PM)
Two Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) members of the Weeraketiya Pradeshiya Sabha engaged in a protest today (23) by riding on a bullock cart. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (4:27 PM)
The official term of the Northern Provincial Council (NPC), established for the first time following the end of the war in the country, will expire with effect from midnight tomorrow (24), says the Northern Province Governor s Secretariat. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (3:27 PM)
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that the current government is responsible for implementing the most number of developmental projects within a short period of time. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (3:11 PM)
Part of the road near 7th Mile post in Habarana on Colombo-Batticaloa highway has caved in due to the heavy rainfall received by Habarana area last night (22). MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (3:09 PM)
The adventure experts at Lonely Planet have revealed the best travel destinations for 2019 - and it s Sri Lanka that takes the coveted crown for top country. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (2:59 PM)
Jaffna security forces say that several flyers containing the symbol of the LTTE organisation have been distributed in the Jaffna town. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (2:51 PM)
Former DIG Nalaka de Silva has arrived at the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to record a statement on the VIP assassination allegations. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (2:49 PM)
The Constitutional Council is scheduled to assemble this Thursday, the Speaker s Office announced. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (2:31 PM)
Despite anti-India sentiments of some, the Sri Lankan government conducts friendly relations with India, states Minister of Health Rajitha Senaratne. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (2:12 PM)
The value of Sri Lankan Rupee falls further against the US Dollar as the selling price reaches Rs 174.12 per US Dollar. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (1:47 PM)
The Colombo Fort Magistrate s Court was informed today that 123 out of 124 audio recordings of the phone conversations allegedly between Namal Kumara and former DIG Nalaka de Silva, being investigated in connection with the assassination plot, are a match with their voice samples. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (1:10 PM)
UPDATE- The number of student hospitalized due the food poisoning has hiked up to 70, according to Ada Derana reporter. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (1:01 PM)
Sri Lanka s draft counterterrorism law significantly improves upon the current, abusive Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) but needs further safeguards against rights violations, Human Rights Watch said. MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (12:58 PM)
Two persons with 151.7kg of Kerala cannabis were apprehended by the Sri Lanka Navy during a patrol carried out by a group of naval personnel attached to the Fast Attack Craft, Inshore Patrol Craft and the Special Boat Squadron of the Sri Lanka Navy, yesterday (22). MORE..
23 Oct 2018 (12:35 PM)