A general amnesty is to be offered to army absentees enabling them to receive legal discharge from the Sri Lanka Army (SLA). The General Amnesty will be effective from October 23 to November 15, 2017. MORE..
20 Oct 2017 (1:21 PM)
Sri Lanka should not entertain any fears over its cricket team visiting Lahore, Pakistan s Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua has said. MORE..
20 Oct 2017 (1:05 PM)
The Water Board announced that the water supply to several areas and roads in and around Kadawatha will be suspended for 12 hours from 9.30am today due to a damaged pipeline. MORE..
20 Oct 2017 (12:08 PM)
The Department of Meteorology says that a slight enhancement of prevailing showery conditions in the south-western part of the country is expected today while fairly strong winds can be expected over the island. MORE..
20 Oct 2017 (10:03 AM)
Severe traffic congestion has been reported on the lane toward Colombo at the Mankada Road Junction in Kadawatha due to a damaged pipeline.
20 Oct 2017 (9:45 AM)
A suspect involved in the money transfer scandal from a bank in Taiwan surrendered to the CID with Rs. 3 million a short while ago. MORE...
19 Oct 2017 (11:53 PM)
The family members of the LTTE detainees in Anuradhapura prison met President Maithreepala Sirisena today (19). MORE...
19 Oct 2017 (9:01 PM)
Five persons including two females and two males who were arrested in connection with the disappearance of the three missing females in Kolonnawa, were remanded until November 01 by the Aluthkade Magistrate today(19). MORE...
19 Oct 2017 (7:40 PM)
The price of imported Samba will be reduced by Rs.4, Sathosa Chairman T.M.K.B. Tennakoon said. MORE...
19 Oct 2017 (6:39 PM)
President Maithripala Sirisena says that the Government s final decision on the South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine (SAITM) issue will be declared in the next week. MORE..
19 Oct 2017 (6:32 PM)
The Officer In Charge of the Rattota Police station was relieved of his duties following an alleged sexual assault on a female Gramaniladhari Officer earlier this year. MORE...
19 Oct 2017 (6:25 PM)
A 10th grade student who received an unjustly harsh punishment from her school Principal and disciplinary committee, for vomiting during school hours is currently receiving treatment at the Dambulla hospital following severe psychological trauma. MORE...
19 Oct 2017 (5:16 PM)
Prof. G.L. Peiris says that individuals who are revealing the truth regarding the massive Central Bank treasury bond scam cannot even continue to live in the country, under the good governance government. MORE..
19 Oct 2017 (4:20 PM)
Minister of Higher Education and Highways Lakshman Kiriella stated that the government has no intention of closing down the South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine in light of the recent events that transpired in the country. MORE...
19 Oct 2017 (4:20 PM)
Railway Department employees announced that a strike will be staged from midnight tomorrow (20), in wake of the government not meeting several promises made to Railway department Trade Unions on employee salary allowances. MORE...
19 Oct 2017 (3:59 PM)
A handbill distribution campaign themed, "Let s align with the final struggle to abolish SAITM"organized by the Anti SAITM Union was held at the Fort Railway Station, today (19). MORE...
19 Oct 2017 (3:48 PM)
(UPDATE) Former Colombo Chief JMO Prof. Ananda Samarasekara, who surrendered to Colombo Magistrate s Court, has been granted bail. MORE..
19 Oct 2017 (2:52 PM)
The Chief incumbent of Sri Pada, Vice Chancellor of Uva-Wellassa University, Ven. Bengamuwe Dhammadinna Nayaka Thero said that immediate steps have been taken to clear the garbage deposited in Welamita Vanguwa area, after the garbage dump in Nallathanniya- Udamaluwa road collapsed recently. MORE...
19 Oct 2017 (2:41 PM)
A special meeting of the Sri Lanka Bar Association (BASL) will be held on Monday (23), to discuss the proposed constitutional amendments brought forward by the current government. MORE...
19 Oct 2017 (1:39 PM)
The Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) has permitted 90 small-scale solar projects to be tendered under the second stage of the Suryabala Sangramaya Programme. MORE...
19 Oct 2017 (1:23 PM)