The Post Master General has stated that all leave of Postal Department employees have been cancelled. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (10:03 PM)
Sri Lanka was all out for 342 in their second innings on the fifth day of the second test against West Indies. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (9:04 PM)
Renovations at the Bandaranaike international Airport (BIA) are not affecting the departure times as expected, says Sri Lankan Airlines. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (8:04 PM)
The 2 suspects who are the actual gunmen of the shooting of the Kiriwehera Chief Incumbent shooting incident were remanded till the 20th of June by the order of the Tissamaharama Magistrate.
18 Jun 2018 (7:43 PM)
He has not been officially notified regarding a ministerial post which he will receive, says UNP MP Buddhika Pathirana.
18 Jun 2018 (6:21 PM)
Closing date for the applications for 2019 Grade 1 admissions has been extended till 10th July due to the ongoing postal strike, stated the Ministry of Education.
18 Jun 2018 (5:38 PM)
Veteran singer and musician Ivo Dennis has paased away at the age of 86 at his residence in Seeduwa. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (5:13 PM)
There is a traffic congestion in and around Pettah due to a protest march organized by the Buddhist monks, according to the Ada Derana reporter. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (4:55 PM)
An old ship which was in the Mailiti fishing harbor in Kankesanthurai, Jaffna had caught on fire early this morning (18), stated the Kankesanthurai Police. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (4:06 PM)
One of the chief followers of Angoda Lokka , Muniwarage Asitha Premathilake alias Solta , who was allegedly involved in several shooting incidents ,has been arrested along with a pistol, by the Colombo Crimes Division (CCD), stated the Police Spokesperson. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (4:02 PM)
Sri Lankan Rupee drops to a record low against US Dollar as the selling price reaches 161.0082. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (3:19 PM)
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central and North-Western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts. Several spells of rain will occur in Hambanthota district. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (3:06 PM)
Public who obtain postal services are facing many difficulties due to the continuing strike launched by postal workers of 25 trade unions. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (2:39 PM)
Demand for caregivers will grow as Singapore s population ages, and the Sri Lanka High Commission wants Sri Lankan women to fill the shortfall in supply. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (2:28 PM)
A 33-year-old named Pakyarasa Sudarshan was killed last night (17), after police opened fire at a group with swords attacking two policemen at Mallakam Junction in Tellippalai, Jaffna. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (2:05 PM)
(UPDATE) The Lotus Road in Colombo is temporarily closed due to a protest march by the postal workers.
18 Jun 2018 (1:11 PM)
The Supreme Court has directed the Attorney General to draft a rule document to show cause why Deputy Minister Ranjan Ramanayake should not be held in contempt. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (1:06 PM)
Senior Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police C.D. Wickramaratne has been appointed as the Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP). MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (12:37 PM)
A strong earthquake knocked over walls and set off scattered fires around metropolitan Osaka in western Japan on Monday morning, killing at least three people and injuring dozens. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (12:33 PM)
A live hand grenade found on the Wennappuwa bank of the Gin River, has been detonated by the Special Task Force (STF) by setting it off. MORE..
18 Jun 2018 (12:12 PM)