Cricketer Kusal Mendis who was arrested over a fatal accident in Panadura has been released on bail by the Panadura Additional Magistrate s Court. MORE..
6 Jul 2020 (2:27 PM)
The Attorney General has informed the Supreme Court that he has filed limited objections requesting the court to reject the Fundamental Rights (FR) petition filed seeking the release of the detained brother of All Ceylon Makkal Congress Leader Rishad Bathiudeen. MORE..
6 Jul 2020 (2:10 PM)
Vice-Chancellors of all universities have been given the authority to recommence academic activities for second and third-year students on a date of their choosing, Chairman of the University Grants Commission (UGC) Senior Prof. Sampath Amaratunga. MORE..
6 Jul 2020 (1:20 PM)
Sri Lankan cricketer Kusal Mendis arrested over a fatal accident in Panadura has been produced before the Panadura Magistrate s Court, earlier this morning (06). MORE..
6 Jul 2020 (12:40 PM)
An individual suspected to be an ex-LTTE cadre has sustained critical injuries in an explosion that occurred at a house in Iyakachchi, Palai-Kilinochchi. MORE..
6 Jul 2020 (12:10 PM)
More Sri Lankan nationals who had been stranded in the African continent over the COVID-19 outbreak have been repatriated, this morning (06). MORE..
6 Jul 2020 (11:39 AM)
Several spells of showers will occur in Western, North-western, Sabaragamuwa, Central and Southern provinces, according to the Department of Meteorology. MORE..
6 Jul 2020 (10:05 AM)
Two more Covid-19 infected patients from the Sri Lanka Navy have fully recovered and have been discharged from hospital, the navy spokesman said. MORE..
6 Jul 2020 (9:40 AM)
The farmers in Polonnaruwa made a strong plea to the President not to allow the intermediaries to create an artificial rice shortage. They pointed out that there was a bumper harvest in the previous seasons. MORE..
6 Jul 2020 (1:34 AM)
Indian police are investigating an alleged betting scandal in which a sham cricket tournament was held in an Indian village and passed off as a Twenty20 contest played in Sri Lanka. MORE..
6 Jul 2020 (1:00 AM)
Two new cases of novel coronavirus have been detected bringing the tally of confirmed cases reported within the country thus far to 2,076. MORE..
5 Jul 2020 (11:23 PM)
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, during his visit to Polonnaruwa, was briefed by the public regarding several issues including the teacher shortages affecting many schools in the district. MORE..
5 Jul 2020 (10:43 PM)
The Sea Marshal from Jinthupitiya, who had tested positive for Covid-19 on July 02, has once again tested negative for the virus in five PCR tests. MORE..
5 Jul 2020 (9:41 PM)
Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa claims that the political mara-senawa that came together to capture power through the presidency and to "divide the country" after "trampling underfoot the majority" community, was made up of the same elements in 2010, 2015 and 2019. MORE..
5 Jul 2020 (7:21 PM)
Puttalam District candidate of the Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) former parliamentarian Ashoka Wadigamangawa has reportedly died in a road accident. MORE..
5 Jul 2020 (6:28 PM)
Former Northern Provincial Councillor M. K. Shivajilingam has been released by the Magistrate Court in Point Pedro. MORE..
5 Jul 2020 (5:04 PM)
Navy personnel managed to nab a person with Kerala cannabis, during a search operation carried out with the Excise Department in Uliyankulama area, Mannar. MORE..
5 Jul 2020 (4:55 PM)
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa visited Polonnaruwa on Sunday (July 05) to join the election campaign activities of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP). MORE..
5 Jul 2020 (4:23 PM)
The Ministry of Health says another 18 patients who had been infected with Covid-19 have now fully recovered and have been discharged from hospital. MORE..
5 Jul 2020 (3:29 PM)
A fire has broken out in a row of shops along W.A. de Silva Mawatha in Wellawatte. MORE..
5 Jul 2020 (2:45 PM)