President Maithripala Sirisena has signed the gazette notification proclaiming the next parliamentary session will be on May 08, at 2.15 pm, the President s Media Division (PMD) reported.
23 Apr 2018 (7:28 PM)
The Central Environmental Authority (CEA) has requested the Ministry of Buddha Sasana and the Ministry of Home Affairs to instruct organizers of Dansal to not use banned polythene this Vesak season. MORE..
23 Apr 2018 (6:39 PM)
A person was arrested today (23) in connection with the Attanagalla shooting incident that took place yesterday (22).MORE...
23 Apr 2018 (6:34 PM)
A 31 year old was arrested for possessing of heroin worth around Rs 1 million near Pothanagama Junction in Anuradhapura. MORE..
23 Apr 2018 (6:31 PM)
The case filed by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) against MP Wimal Weerawansa s wife Shashi Weerawansa on charges of submitting forged documents to obtain a diplomatic passport was taken up for hearing at the Colombo Chief Magistrate s Court today (23). MORE..
23 Apr 2018 (6:27 PM)
A 11-year-old girl who attempted suicide by hanging herself inside her room was rescued by the residents and rushed to Dickoya Base Hospital today (23).MORE...
23 Apr 2018 (5:20 PM)
The Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) has incurred heavy losses and a pricing formula for fuel should be introduced in order to prevent further loss, according to CPC trade unions. MORE..
23 Apr 2018 (5:15 PM)
Minister of Education, Akila Viraj Kariyawasam has advised the Department of Examination to modernize its examination process and to make use of new technology for this task. MORE..
23 Apr 2018 (3:47 PM)
A mother has killed her ten-month old baby and has committed suicide inside her residence in Habarakada, Hiniduma. MORE...
23 Apr 2018 (3:42 PM)
Sri Lanka is the only country in South Asia that provides uninterrupted power throughout 24 hours a day, says Minister of Power Renewable Energy, Ranjith Siyambalapitiya. MORE..
23 Apr 2018 (3:40 PM)
The temporary removal of Basnayaka Nilame of Ruhunu Katharagama Maha Devalaya was not an act of vengeance, says Minister of Buddha Sasana Gamini Jayawickrama Perera. MORE..
23 Apr 2018 (2:59 PM)
A special discussion is scheduled to take place between President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today (23) about the cabinet reshuffle, Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam said.MORE...
23 Apr 2018 (2:55 PM)
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya rejected statements made by certain parties to the media that a large sum of money has been allocated for the inauguration ceremony of the new Parliament session to be held on May 08.MORE...
23 Apr 2018 (2:41 PM)
The Chairman of the Kataragama Pradeshiya Sabha Chanaka Amila Rangana and three others have been remanded by the Tissamaharama Magistrate in connection with the attack on the Kataragama Police Station in January.
23 Apr 2018 (2:39 PM)
Minister Vijith Vijithamuni Soysa has urged the 16 Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) members who were planning to sit in the opposition after quitting the National Government, to accept their ministerial portfolios again and work with the President. MORE..
23 Apr 2018 (2:32 PM)
The President has no vision as to which political party members should be included in the new cabinet, alleges United National Party (UNP) MP, Wijedasa Rajapakshe. MORE..
23 Apr 2018 (2:02 PM)
The Ministry of Finance confirmed the agreed final price formula is scheduled to be submitted to the cabinet tomorrow (24) for approval.MORE....
23 Apr 2018 (1:45 PM)
Thirty-two suspects arrested over the violence in Digana, Kandy including Amith Weerasinghe of Maha Sohon Balakaya and local government members have been further remanded by the Theldeniya Magistrate s Court. MORE..
23 Apr 2018 (1:27 PM)
The national government concept will continue forward under a new agreement to create a people-centered administration, says General Secretary of the United People s Freedom Alliance (UPFA), Mahinda Amaraweera. MORE..
23 Apr 2018 (1:06 PM)
The President s Media Division (PMD) refuted news circulated in certain media alleging that more than hundred delegates accompanied President Maithripala Sirisena in his Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM)tour.MORE....
23 Apr 2018 (12:48 PM)