Thu. Oct 29th, 2020

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17 Oct, 2020 | 9:40 pm

73 new COVID-19 cases were reported from the Minuwangoda Cluster

17 Oct, 2020 | 04:39 PM

Repatriation process of Sri Lankans to commence next week

17 Oct, 2020 | 09:55 AM

More than 100 CMC members & staff undergo PCR test

16 Oct, 2020 | 06:04 PM

Petition filed countering Riyad’s petition with Court of Appeal

16 Oct, 2020 | 12:44 PM

Prisoners can now make phone-calls to their families

16 Oct, 2020 | 10:45 AM

‘Podi Lassie’ handed over to the CID for 90 Days

15 Oct, 2020 | 08:09 PM

SIS Director never mentioned foreign intelligence; Ex-President

15 Oct, 2020 | 06:01 PM

Officers who failed to prevent attacks should be held responsible; Ex-President

15 Oct, 2020 | 02:28 PM

Life in Prison for three defendants for heroin peddling

15 Oct, 2020 | 12:25 AM

Quarantine Curfew for Katuanayake Police Jurisdiction

14 Oct, 2020 | 06:26 PM

(VIDEO) Tea pluckers crushed to death in Balangoda

14 Oct, 2020 | 11:50 AM

Import Tax on multiple essential items lifted

13 Oct, 2020 | 07:20 PM

AG directs Acting IGP to arrest MP Rishad Bathiudeen

13 Oct, 2020 | 01:34 PM

ETI Inquiry Report to be sent to AG to institute legal action

13 Oct, 2020 | 11:16 AM

Riyad Bathiudeen was released by CID on unjustifiable grounds; AG

12 Oct, 2020 | 07:23 PM

20A leads to tribal society, Amarapura-Ramanna sects say

12 Oct, 2020 | 03:38 PM

Over 330,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka thus far – NOCPCO

12 Oct, 2020 | 12:29 PM

MEPA probing deaths of marine mammals; suspects New Diamond oil leak

12 Oct, 2020 | 11:18 AM

Two villages in Mannar placed under lockdown; Army Commander

11 Oct, 2020 | 06:12 PM

Student at Kelaniya University confirmed COVID-19 positive

11 Oct, 2020 | 10:48 AM

103 new COVID-19 cases reported on Saturday(10)

10 Oct, 2020 | 09:42 PM

Submit to PCR test if you met an apparel worker from Minuwangoda Cluster

10 Oct, 2020 | 05:33 PM

Another COVID-19 case detected at Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children

10 Oct, 2020 | 01:14 PM

Gale-force winds predicted over many areas today: Met. Dept.

10 Oct, 2020 | 10:06 AM

AGs clears process of destroying foreign items with suspected contamination

09 Oct, 2020 | 05:46 PM

AGs Dept. to refrain from meeting public & police officers from areas under curfew

09 Oct, 2020 | 03:10 PM

10-month-old infant tested positive for COVID-19, moved for treatment

09 Oct, 2020 | 11:40 AM

Minuwangoda cluster increases to 1053 cases; Authorities urge to follow guidelines

09 Oct, 2020 | 09:06 AM

18 year old arrested for posting false information on curfew

08 Oct, 2020 | 06:10 PM

Follow instructions given by the health authorities, urges President Rajapaksa

08 Oct, 2020 | 03:57 PM

Agricultural goods to be transported via trains after 50 years

08 Oct, 2020 | 01:15 PM

Attacks could have been prevented if intel was shared; Ex-STF Chief

08 Oct, 2020 | 11:13 AM

Brandix says no party from India or any other country had access to Minuwangoda facility

07 Oct, 2020 | 07:19 PM

AG says PS member who is on death-row is disqualified from attending or voting at sittings.

07 Oct, 2020 | 05:08 PM

Quarantine order issued for all Minuwangoda Brandix workers

07 Oct, 2020 | 03:09 PM

Quarantine Curfew imposed for Seeduwa Police Jurisdiction

07 Oct, 2020 | 01:05 PM

Ambulances directed to residences of COVID-19 cases to be moved for treatment

07 Oct, 2020 | 10:29 AM

‘I was not invited for NSC meeting from October 2018’ ; Ex-PM tells PCoI

06 Oct, 2020 | 07:15 PM

139 new COVID-19 cases from Minuwangoda Factory cluster

06 Oct, 2020 | 06:14 PM

UPDATE: Quarantine Curfew ONLY for 04 Police Jurisdictions

06 Oct, 2020 | 04:38 PM

Police Curfew for Gampaha Police Jurisdiction

06 Oct, 2020 | 02:02 PM

Video Trial to commence from prisons; cases of selected inmates will be taken up

06 Oct, 2020 | 11:43 AM

Another 220 apparel workers test positive as Minuwangoda COVID-19 cluster grows

06 Oct, 2020 | 09:10 AM

Anyone linked to the Divulapitiya apparel factory must remain at home

05 Oct, 2020 | 06:31 PM

SC to direct determination on 20A to Speaker and President

05 Oct, 2020 | 04:48 PM

Visitation suspended across all prisons in the country

05 Oct, 2020 | 03:04 PM

New Diamond owners pay Rs. 442 Mn to SL but not for Marine Pollution

05 Oct, 2020 | 10:42 AM

Tuition classes in Colombo & Gampaha suspended until further notice

04 Oct, 2020 | 08:59 PM

Violation of Quarantine/Police curfew will result in arrests – Police

04 Oct, 2020 | 04:59 PM

Kelaniya University and several institutes in Gampaha closed: UGC

04 Oct, 2020 | 01:36 PM

COVID-19 case detected from Divulapitiya

04 Oct, 2020 | 09:05 AM

MT New Diamond permitted to leave?

02 Oct, 2020 | 07:56 PM

Ex-President feared he would not be able to run for office again; Ex-Sec. Defence tells PCoI

02 Oct, 2020 | 05:27 PM

Sri Lanka Institute of Advanced Technological Education standards to be upgraded

02 Oct, 2020 | 03:50 PM

“Content of 20A abhorrent” counsel for the petitioners tell Supreme Court

02 Oct, 2020 | 11:50 AM

US President Donald Trump tweets he and first lady test positive for Covid-19

02 Oct, 2020 | 10:50 AM

Sri Lanka responds to UN Human Rights Chief’s report

01 Oct, 2020 | 06:54 PM

COPE to commence sessions on government bodies from 06th October

01 Oct, 2020 | 04:45 PM

GoSL loses Rs. 40 million in revenue through foreign liquor re-export scam

01 Oct, 2020 | 03:29 PM

Luxury bus driver and conductor arrested for reckless driving in Payagala

01 Oct, 2020 | 12:59 PM

Public & Private trade unions form movement to challenge 20A

01 Oct, 2020 | 02:57 AM

Development cooperation is our top most priority – President tells new envoys

30 Sep, 2020 | 05:36 PM

4000 factories on the Kelani river banks do not have proper approvals

30 Sep, 2020 | 11:31 AM

Indian Police tracing Chanuka Thananayake, Angoda Lokka’s aide

29 Sep, 2020 | 05:29 PM

AKD tells PCoI Ex-PMs statement on National Executive Council, is false

28 Sep, 2020 | 11:10 PM

MT New Diamond skipper barred from traveling overseas

28 Sep, 2020 | 04:38 PM

End of an Era : Tennyson Cooray no more

28 Sep, 2020 | 12:28 PM

Legal action against traders who sell coconuts at high rates : CAA

27 Sep, 2020 | 09:12 PM

MT New Diamond owners agree to settle claim in full

26 Sep, 2020 | 02:03 PM

Russian Airline Crew member from Matara does not have COVID-19; Chief Epidemiologist

25 Sep, 2020 | 10:59 PM

18 petitions filed challenging 20A; All petitions will be considered on 29th Sept.

25 Sep, 2020 | 06:21 PM

High Posts Committee approves appointment of 08 new diplomats

25 Sep, 2020 | 04:01 PM

05 Judge Bench to consider petitions challenging 20th Amendment

25 Sep, 2020 | 01:56 PM

Ex-Police Chief holds Ex-President directly responsible for 2019 Terror Attacks

24 Sep, 2020 | 06:38 PM

Fish Trader sentenced to death for heroin possession, 22 years after arrest

24 Sep, 2020 | 03:26 PM

Russian tests positive for COVID-19 in Matara; Immediately directed for treatment

24 Sep, 2020 | 02:21 PM

UN’s responsibility is to assist democratically elected governments – President tells UNGA

23 Sep, 2020 | 11:13 PM

Examination Centers to be fumigated to combat dengue ahead of exams

23 Sep, 2020 | 04:03 PM

18 COVID-19 cases recover in full and cleared to leave hospital – NOCPCO

23 Sep, 2020 | 02:02 PM

Ex-President’s Private Secretary & 03 Auxiliary Bishops ordered to appear at PCoI

23 Sep, 2020 | 11:21 AM

President to engage in inspection visits to villages to provide swift solutions to issues

22 Sep, 2020 | 11:05 PM

Ahtaullah withdraws from Parliament session following criticism on attire

22 Sep, 2020 | 05:30 PM

Former President & Former Prime Minister to testify at PCoI in October

22 Sep, 2020 | 12:56 PM

Ex-President at PCoI

22 Sep, 2020 | 10:23 AM

“There is no blacklisting in the CRIB & we don’t blacklist the people” : CRIB Director

21 Sep, 2020 | 02:12 PM

Family of three dead in Kandy building collapse; Bodies of parents recovered

20 Sep, 2020 | 03:44 PM

Coimbatore CB-CID Unit investigating ‘Angoda Lokka’s death also probing SL Police Officer

20 Sep, 2020 | 10:39 AM

(VIDEO) Multi-storied building collapses in Kandy – Rescue op underway to locate three people

20 Sep, 2020 | 08:21 AM

Nuwara Eliya records highest rainfall in the past 24 hours

19 Sep, 2020 | 10:16 AM

(VIDEO) Sri Lanka’s State Minister of Coconuts goes up tree to address coconut shortage

18 Sep, 2020 | 06:10 PM

COPE, COPA and COPP of 09th Parliament to meet for the first time

18 Sep, 2020 | 04:31 PM

Lawyer & 04 others arrested for falsifying documents to claim suicide bomber’s property

17 Sep, 2020 | 11:34 PM

‘Podi Lassie’ named as suspect in death threat case; remanded until Sept. 25th

17 Sep, 2020 | 05:09 PM

Cabinet nod for international bidding process for 300MW LNG Plant

17 Sep, 2020 | 04:02 PM

Angoda Lokka died of heart attack: says Indian CB-CID

17 Sep, 2020 | 10:29 AM

AG submits interim claim of Rs. 340 Mn to MT New Diamond owners

16 Sep, 2020 | 06:14 PM

ETI & SANASA (Gampaha) depositors voice concerns over fraud

16 Sep, 2020 | 04:32 PM

Army Commander approves to take over Printing of Driving License at GoSL Request

16 Sep, 2020 | 12:23 PM

Appeals of graduates who failed to qualify for employment program to be considered

16 Sep, 2020 | 11:40 AM

(VIDEO) SLAF Conducts Drone Operations to Assist SL Police to Enforce Traffic Lane Rule

15 Sep, 2020 | 10:27 PM

100 year old tree cut down under the guise of renovating agrarian tank in A’pura

15 Sep, 2020 | 05:47 PM

Three-member committee appointed to further probe tremors in Central Hills

15 Sep, 2020 | 12:08 PM

Ruwan Wijewardene elected as UNP Deputy Leader, Ranil W. to remain as leader until 2021

14 Sep, 2020 | 06:33 PM

UN Human Rights Commissioner concerned over proposed 20th Amendment

14 Sep, 2020 | 05:16 PM

12 new High Court Judges appointed by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa

14 Sep, 2020 | 12:29 PM

Another earth tremor recorded in Kandy on Friday: GSMB

13 Sep, 2020 | 08:53 AM

MP Senaratne appear before PCoI probing April 21st attacks 

11 Sep, 2020 | 12:06 PM

Government announces that the decision on ‘cattle slaughter’ has been postponed by a month.

10 Sep, 2020 | 12:29 PM

AG directs MEPA to submit samples obtained near MT New Diamond to Govt. Analyst

09 Sep, 2020 | 06:40 PM

Salvage Team board the distressed MT New Diamond Crude Oil Tanker (VIDEO)

09 Sep, 2020 | 11:52 AM

Heavy rainfall exceeding 150 mm in several areas: Met Department

09 Sep, 2020 | 08:52 AM

Zahran Hashim a Pawn & a different force responsible for 2019 April Attacks; Rauff Hakeem

08 Sep, 2020 | 06:45 PM

Court orders to produce ‘Podi Lassie’ on 25th Sept. & increase security at court premises

08 Sep, 2020 | 03:35 PM

Sri Lanka begins inspection of any damage to marine environment by MT New Diamond

08 Sep, 2020 | 11:02 AM

Banks instructed to provide Rs. 01 Mn loan at concessionary interest of 4% to boost gem industry

08 Sep, 2020 | 07:34 AM

Minor blazes reported on MT New Diamond; SLAF drops DCP using Bell 212 (VIDEO)

07 Sep, 2020 | 04:55 PM

Court of Appeal permits Premalal Jayasekara to attend Parliament

07 Sep, 2020 | 11:26 AM

(UPDATED) MT New Diamond blaze doused; stakeholders discuss cost recovery

06 Sep, 2020 | 04:38 PM

MT New Diamond owners appoint Singapore Company as Salvage expert, as op continues (VIDEO)

06 Sep, 2020 | 07:58 AM

Fire onboard MT New Diamond contained into a greater extent; Sri Lanka Navy

05 Sep, 2020 | 10:07 AM

7,746 people still under-going quarantine – NOCPCO

04 Sep, 2020 | 11:30 AM

Two including Captain on oil tanker that caught flames rescued

03 Sep, 2020 | 04:13 PM

Tremors did not take place close to Plate Boundaries; Geological Survey and Mines Bureau

02 Sep, 2020 | 06:00 PM

Tremors felt again in Haragama and Anuragama of Kandy district

02 Sep, 2020 | 11:51 AM

Draft 20th Amendment submitted to Attorney General for consideration

01 Sep, 2020 | 03:34 PM

Three ships of the Russian Federation arrive at port of Hambantota

01 Sep, 2020 | 11:57 AM

Premalal Jayasekera not suitable to sit & vote in Parliament; AG

31 Aug, 2020 | 04:38 PM

Acting IGP noticed by PCoI to make appearance on 03rd September

31 Aug, 2020 | 02:50 PM

Committee inquiring Haragama tremor, begins observation visits

30 Aug, 2020 | 01:03 PM

“What we have is a rubbish constitution which was amended 19 times” ; Speaker

29 Aug, 2020 | 09:47 PM

DMI report suggested Zaharan may have fled to India in March, 2019 ; Witness tells PCoI

28 Aug, 2020 | 05:56 PM

Speaker makes clarification on the cost for a meal for an MP

28 Aug, 2020 | 04:42 PM

Indictments handed over to Ex-Minister Rajitha & Ex-Chairman of State Pharmaceutical Corporation

28 Aug, 2020 | 12:48 PM

Norway looking forward to work with new Sri Lankan Government

28 Aug, 2020 | 10:33 AM

COPE Chairman or members cannot be summoned to PCoI without approval; Speaker

27 Aug, 2020 | 12:15 PM

Cabinet approves Vote On Account which will be presented to Parliament

26 Aug, 2020 | 06:41 PM

Susil Premajayantha takes oath as State Minister

26 Aug, 2020 | 04:39 PM

12,503 indictments sent to High Courts in 18 months; AGs CO

26 Aug, 2020 | 02:19 PM

NEC Chief should retire before PC Polls; says Wimal Weerawansa

25 Aug, 2020 | 04:35 PM

Secretaries to 35 State Ministries were appointed

25 Aug, 2020 | 09:56 AM

Thalatha and Pujith at PCoI regarding 2012 Welikada Prison Riots

24 Aug, 2020 | 06:07 PM

Indian Court rejects bail for lawyer in Angoda Lokka murder investigation

24 Aug, 2020 | 03:39 PM

Police Special Task Force deployed for security at Prisons

24 Aug, 2020 | 12:20 PM

Underworld hit-man ‘Welle Saranga’ & 02 associates of ‘Angoda Lokka’ arrested at the BIA

23 Aug, 2020 | 11:11 AM

Fallen Brave ‘Lions’ of Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment remembered

22 Aug, 2020 | 11:25 PM

Attempts to warn Ex-President on Terror Attacks failed as he was overseas; Witness

21 Aug, 2020 | 07:30 PM

Mangala says those noticed by PCoI are the victims of political victimization

21 Aug, 2020 | 04:35 PM

Sagala at Police Unit of PCoI on 2019 Terror Attacks; Ranil to appear on 31st August

21 Aug, 2020 | 11:21 AM

Mahela Jayawardena to chair National Sports Council

20 Aug, 2020 | 07:19 PM

Investigate Negombo Police HQI & Police Spokesperson statement; AG tells AIGP

20 Aug, 2020 | 03:56 PM

Ex-President was not informed of 2019 attack warnings; Witness tells PCoI

19 Aug, 2020 | 06:35 PM

Teacher arrested for sexually abusing 12 year old boy

19 Aug, 2020 | 04:28 PM

AG returns more incomplete files on April Attacks to Acting IGP

19 Aug, 2020 | 12:50 PM

Power-Cut time table based on local grid substations published by CEB

18 Aug, 2020 | 07:55 PM

AGs Dept. concluded 12,968 Child Abuse cases in 18 months.

18 Aug, 2020 | 03:54 PM

Drugs sent for testing, smuggled by Govt. Analyst’s Dept. workers

18 Aug, 2020 | 01:49 PM

Electricity Supply To Be Restored In a Few Hours; Committee To Probe Breakdown

17 Aug, 2020 | 05:26 PM

Maithripala Sirisena informed to report to PCoI Police Unit probing April Attacks

17 Aug, 2020 | 03:31 PM

List of graduates recruited to be published online today: PMD

17 Aug, 2020 | 08:16 AM

50 drug networks operating in Western Province; Police

16 Aug, 2020 | 11:52 AM

09-hour water cut for several areas in Colombo: NWSDB

15 Aug, 2020 | 09:01 AM

AG denies reports he approved MCC Compact Agreement

14 Aug, 2020 | 05:53 PM

SriLankan Airlines clarifies temporary suspension of Shanghai service

14 Aug, 2020 | 05:02 PM

Three New Secretaries appointed to Cabinet Ministries

14 Aug, 2020 | 02:28 PM

‘Boot-licking’ & ‘Deal’ comment raises tensions at PCoI

13 Aug, 2020 | 07:51 PM

Blood samples from ‘Angoda Lokka’s parents sent to India; reports

13 Aug, 2020 | 03:46 PM

Manhunt underway to arrest apparel store looters

13 Aug, 2020 | 12:23 PM

Mother & Son arrested for trafficking drugs in Pita-Kotte

12 Aug, 2020 | 06:03 PM

District Coordination Committee Heads appointed

12 Aug, 2020 | 12:32 PM

No Ministerial Portfolio for Maithripala Sirisena

12 Aug, 2020 | 11:07 AM

Malaka Silva arrested for threatening a businessman with death

11 Aug, 2020 | 11:26 PM

Russia’s Health Ministry approves world’s 1st Covid-19 vaccine

11 Aug, 2020 | 02:52 PM

SLPP, ITAK & ACTC National List MPs announced via Extraordinary Gazette

10 Aug, 2020 | 11:57 PM

Ranil Wickremesinghe to step down as UNP leader; UNP General Secretary

10 Aug, 2020 | 02:08 PM

Mahinda Rajapaksa takes oath as the new Prime Minister of Sri Lanka

09 Aug, 2020 | 09:37 AM

New Cabinet likely to be sworn-in after 11th August; says SLPP General Secretary

08 Aug, 2020 | 05:09 PM

RAW officials collect details from Indian Police about “Angoda Lokka”; report.

07 Aug, 2020 | 03:52 PM

First official result of parliamentary election released

06 Aug, 2020 | 01:15 PM

Today is NOT a government holiday: Ministry of Internal & Home Affairs

06 Aug, 2020 | 07:55 AM

SL Police yet to receive confirmation on “Angoda Lokka”s death in India

04 Aug, 2020 | 07:24 PM

Former CID Chief Shani’s assistant gives closed door statement; claims “undue influence”

04 Aug, 2020 | 05:29 PM

Assets of PNB officers involved in drug trafficking to be seized.

04 Aug, 2020 | 11:22 AM

New voting system for the visually impaired; Pilot project on Election Day

03 Aug, 2020 | 07:03 PM

Intelligence Op led to Sampayo’s arrest; Police reveal charges against suspects

03 Aug, 2020 | 12:42 PM

Negombo Prison’s Anurudhdha Sampayo Arrested – Read the developments leading up to the arrest

02 Aug, 2020 | 04:37 PM

First came the Eagle, and now a cat – Traffickers use Narco-Cat to send heroin to prison

01 Aug, 2020 | 08:24 PM

Voters permitted to bring their own pen to mark ballot paper

01 Aug, 2020 | 02:54 PM

Premalal Jayasekera alias “Choca Malli” and 02 others sentenced to death

31 Jul, 2020 | 06:32 PM

Court of Appeal issues interim-injunction on Avant-Garde case

31 Jul, 2020 | 12:39 PM

Lankapura Divisional Secretariat staffer tests positive for COVID-19

30 Jul, 2020 | 01:00 PM

Students not required to go to school during election week : Education Minister

29 Jul, 2020 | 03:20 PM

Fmr. SIS Chief tells PCoI, Zahran was not master-mind of April 2019 Attacks

28 Jul, 2020 | 05:28 PM

Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka rises to 2805

28 Jul, 2020 | 01:06 AM

Sri Lanka Police reveal shocking details of child sex abuse involving 54-year old man

27 Jul, 2020 | 03:51 PM

Ravi Karunanayake and Rishad Bathiudeen at CID to provide statements

27 Jul, 2020 | 12:03 PM

Ancient structure in Medirigiriya on the brink of destruction

26 Jul, 2020 | 09:18 PM

“Right to Vote amidst Disaster” guidelines and operational plan published

25 Jul, 2020 | 05:13 PM

Concerns raised as to who will fund renovation of demolished archaeology site

24 Jul, 2020 | 07:18 PM

Major Man-hunt underway to locate COVID-19 escapee

24 Jul, 2020 | 10:04 AM

Kurunegala MC prohibits entry to demolished archaeological site

23 Jul, 2020 | 04:38 PM

Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 infections reach 2752

23 Jul, 2020 | 09:02 AM

AG instructs CID to arrest several prison officers on multiple charges : AGs CO

22 Jul, 2020 | 02:01 PM

Additional Days declared for Postal Voting

22 Jul, 2020 | 02:28 AM

Drug trafficking PNB officers received armed protection; Prosecution tells Court

21 Jul, 2020 | 06:29 PM

Warrant issued for the arrest of Shashi Weerawansa in forged NIC case

21 Jul, 2020 | 12:03 PM

(VIDEO) Another Leopard found dead, trapped in a snare in Nawalapitiya

20 Jul, 2020 | 06:32 PM

Weather alert : Heavy rainfall across the island

20 Jul, 2020 | 09:33 AM

Police launch investigation into demolition of a “King’s Court” in Kurunegala

19 Jul, 2020 | 10:02 AM

School holiday extended ; new date for A/L exams to be decided

18 Jul, 2020 | 03:07 PM

139 subject to PCR tests in Rajanganaya & only 12 year old tests positive

17 Jul, 2020 | 07:36 PM

CA orders Acting IGP to arrest anyone for transporting sand without valid permit

17 Jul, 2020 | 03:08 PM

Police failed to protect 13th Century King’s assembly hall in Kurunegala: DG Archaeology

17 Jul, 2020 | 10:41 AM

Historic 13th Century ‘Kings Court’ torn down in Kurunegala by Mayor (VIDEO)

16 Jul, 2020 | 09:37 PM

All PCR test reports of Kandakadu T&R staff and inmates received : Army Commander

16 Jul, 2020 | 12:08 PM

Only 20 COVID-19 cases from outside of Kandakadu Cluster ; DIG Ajith Rohana

15 Jul, 2020 | 07:50 PM

New Navy Commander meets President Rajapaksa

15 Jul, 2020 | 02:03 PM

AG directs Acting IGP to record statements from Ravi Karunanayake & Arjun Aloysius

14 Jul, 2020 | 04:53 PM

Movement in several areas in Rajanganaya restricted

13 Jul, 2020 | 07:53 PM

IP arrested for concealing evidence on Sainthamaruthu blast

13 Jul, 2020 | 02:20 PM

Government School Holiday from 13th to 17th July

12 Jul, 2020 | 07:27 PM

Rumours of Govt. Holiday are false

12 Jul, 2020 | 10:50 AM

(VIDEO) Second underwater museum in Sri Lanka declared open in Trincomalee

11 Jul, 2020 | 01:21 PM

Steps taken to prevent spread of COVID-19 to communities; Army Commander

10 Jul, 2020 | 05:26 PM

(VIDEO) Ex-OIC of the PNB obstructs the duties of a photo-journalist

10 Jul, 2020 | 12:52 PM

PCR Laboratory at Bandaranaike International Airport to commence operations on Monday (July 13)

10 Jul, 2020 | 08:34 AM

Only candidate’s vehicle can display promotional material : NEC

09 Jul, 2020 | 02:51 PM

Cabinet Ministers given two more weeks to provide feedback on MCC Review Report

09 Jul, 2020 | 11:46 AM

18 Narcotic Bureau Officers arrested so far for operating drug trafficking ring

08 Jul, 2020 | 06:55 PM

Sri Lanka & Maldives eliminate measles and rubella, ahead of 2023 target: WHO

08 Jul, 2020 | 12:40 PM

Final report of the committee to resolve issues of electricity bills between March to May, to be submitted in cabinet today

08 Jul, 2020 | 08:19 AM

Welikada Prison out of bounds for visitors until further notice

07 Jul, 2020 | 03:01 PM

Welikada Inmate tests positive for COVID-19

07 Jul, 2020 | 10:51 AM

If diplomatic issues are solved, ECT will be up and running in two months : SLPA Chief

06 Jul, 2020 | 06:13 PM

Kusal Mendis granted bail by Panadura Magistrate’s Court

06 Jul, 2020 | 12:21 PM

No record of letter from Ex-Sports Minister on 2011 CWC match-fixing claim : ICC

03 Jul, 2020 | 06:39 PM

SIU will no longer summon cricketers to record statements

03 Jul, 2020 | 02:33 PM

Jinthupitiya COVID-19 patient NOT a case of community transmission

02 Jul, 2020 | 08:26 PM

11 Police Narcotic Bureau Officers arrested; to be produced in court.

02 Jul, 2020 | 03:07 PM

Former Govt. failed to serve the people of the North and East : Prime Minister

01 Jul, 2020 | 07:58 PM

03 port workers climb on to gantry cranes demanding new cranes be installed

01 Jul, 2020 | 01:14 PM

Sri Lanka Police to probe failure of Former Ministers and MPs to hand over official vehicles

01 Jul, 2020 | 07:53 AM

Foreign Minister briefs US Secretary of State on MCC Review Report

30 Jun, 2020 | 01:00 PM

Assault Rifles discovered today were to be used to attack a prison bus – Police

29 Jun, 2020 | 07:44 PM

AG will not appear for Acting IGP in Gihan Pilapitiya Writ Application

29 Jun, 2020 | 10:37 AM

Island-wide curfew lifted completely

28 Jun, 2020 | 12:07 PM

“Health & safety measures need to be continued” – DIG Ajith Rohana

27 Jun, 2020 | 11:15 AM

MCC grant monies were never transferred to or spent by GoSL

26 Jun, 2020 | 04:31 PM

Total COVID-19 cases in SL increase to 2010

26 Jun, 2020 | 09:48 AM

“Karuna Amman” leaves CID after giving 07 hour statement

25 Jun, 2020 | 05:45 PM

SriLankan Airlines converts passenger aircraft to full freighter (PICTURES)

25 Jun, 2020 | 03:00 PM

Special Team of Detectives Investigating Karuna Amman’s Statement

24 Jun, 2020 | 06:58 PM

Showery condition expected to enhance – Met Department

24 Jun, 2020 | 09:08 AM

(VIDEO) Two leopards trapped in a snare in Pussellawa; one dead and other injured

23 Jun, 2020 | 12:27 PM

 Sri Lanka reports it’s first case of COVID-19 after two days

23 Jun, 2020 | 09:21 AM

Karuna Amman summoned to the CID to record a statement

22 Jun, 2020 | 04:14 PM

Acting IGP orders CID to investigate Karuna Amman’s statement on killing soldiers

22 Jun, 2020 | 10:37 AM

Action to be taken against premises conducive for dengue breeding

20 Jun, 2020 | 10:35 AM

COVID-19 entered Beijing through “European Salmon” consignment- Chinese Envoy in SL

18 Jun, 2020 | 10:00 PM

(VIDEO) 2011 Cricket WC Final between India & Sri Lanka was fixed, Ex-SL Sports Minister

18 Jun, 2020 | 11:57 AM

UPDATED : Court orders CID to enforce warrants on Mahendran & Punchihewa over BOND II

17 Jun, 2020 | 02:01 PM

Total confirmed COVID-19 cases at 1915

17 Jun, 2020 | 09:02 AM

Do not inspect sand permits until govt. reaches a decision – Acting IGP  

16 Jun, 2020 | 03:55 PM

“Stop destroying documents in Keththarama”; Sports Minister instructs SLC

15 Jun, 2020 | 08:35 PM

Two Indian High Commission Officials In Islamabad Missing: Reports

15 Jun, 2020 | 03:38 PM

“No hike in bus fares” – Minister of Transport Services Management, Mahinda Amaraweera

15 Jun, 2020 | 08:10 AM

President orders clampdown on seizing vehicles by leasing firms

13 Jun, 2020 | 05:12 PM

President orders Police to stop leasing companies from seizing vehicles

12 Jun, 2020 | 08:31 PM

08 people test positive for COVID-19 on Thursday

12 Jun, 2020 | 07:48 AM

“Hospital Heist” doctor remanded until 24th June

11 Jun, 2020 | 03:37 PM

Sri Lanka’s parliamentary elections fixed for August 5

10 Jun, 2020 | 02:41 PM

COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka rise to 1859

10 Jun, 2020 | 09:48 AM

U.S. Embassy claims it did not request for the demonstration in Colombo to be blocked

09 Jun, 2020 | 09:28 PM

WATCH VIDEO: Police crack whip against anti US protesters in Sri Lanka

09 Jun, 2020 | 01:33 PM

Date of the General Election not announced; date will be announced during the week. – Mahinda Deshapriya

08 Jun, 2020 | 05:08 PM

Bus priority lane rule to be strictly implemented from June 22 : Police

06 Jun, 2020 | 04:29 PM

CBSL to pay back depositors of The Finance Company PLC

05 Jun, 2020 | 12:29 PM

Cabinet decision on driver’s licence

04 Jun, 2020 | 11:50 AM

A special 4 day dengue eradication program

04 Jun, 2020 | 09:12 AM

CBSL must bear responsibility over slump faced by finance bodies : PM Rajapaksa

03 Jun, 2020 | 04:19 PM

Maj. Gen. Jagath Gunawardena assumes duties as the new Chief of Staff of Army

02 Jun, 2020 | 12:48 PM

AG directs CCD to arrest Former Welikada OIC over Patali Champika accident case

01 Jun, 2020 | 06:43 PM

Sri Lanka registers its 11th COVID-19 death

01 Jun, 2020 | 08:57 AM

UPDATE: No. of COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka rises to 1620

31 May, 2020 | 09:52 AM

Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 cases rise to 1548

29 May, 2020 | 10:07 PM

Rare Black Leopard recently rescued from a snare dies

29 May, 2020 | 11:52 AM

COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka spikes to 1503 with 34 new cases on Thursday

28 May, 2020 | 07:34 PM

13 COVID-19 patients recover

28 May, 2020 | 02:59 PM

Cabinet approval granted to import another 2500 dairy heifers from Australia

28 May, 2020 | 11:02 AM

Repatriation of expat workers based on PCR tests & COVID-19 treatment facilities capacity- Admiral Jayanath Colombage

28 May, 2020 | 07:48 AM

Rajitha Senaratne remanded until the 10th of June over white van press conference

27 May, 2020 | 02:32 PM

Ceylon Workers Congress Leader and Minister Arumugam Thondaman passed away

26 May, 2020 | 09:19 PM

275 Sri Lankan expatriates stranded in Qatar to be repatriated soon

26 May, 2020 | 02:59 PM

Heavy rain forecast for Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central, Southern and Uva Provinces

26 May, 2020 | 10:45 AM

Director General of Health Services confirms 10th COVID-19 death in Sri Lanka

25 May, 2020 | 05:26 PM

COVID- 19 UPDATE: 49 patients test positive for COVID-19 today

24 May, 2020 | 10:23 PM

Never allow any harm to the Islamic brotherhood due to extremists acts of few people – President Rajapaksa

24 May, 2020 | 08:50 AM

Island-wide curfew in effect from 8 tonight

23 May, 2020 | 09:35 AM

PM’s meeting with former MP’s gets underway

04 May, 2020 | 10:14 AM

Restrictions on Akurana, Beruwala areas relaxed

03 May, 2020 | 01:26 PM

More than 4600 undergoing quarantine across 35 military operated facilities

02 May, 2020 | 05:49 PM

After rumours about health, North Korea state media report Kim Jong Un appearance

02 May, 2020 | 09:40 AM

Multiple agencies investigating FB videos of children threatening each other

01 May, 2020 | 07:08 PM

UPDATE: TOTAL COVID-19 CASES RISE TO 668

01 May, 2020 | 10:38 AM

Update: Total recoveries in Sri Lanka at 139 – Global recoveries exceed 1 million

30 Apr, 2020 | 01:20 PM

The risk of Dengue to intensify in the coming days: Health Authorities

30 Apr, 2020 | 11:41 AM

Sri Lanka declares island-wide curfew from tomorrow

29 Apr, 2020 | 10:07 PM

226 sailors tested positive for COVID-19 & 3609 people undergoing quarantine

29 Apr, 2020 | 06:29 PM

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan dead at 53

29 Apr, 2020 | 12:39 PM

Vehicle clearance at Hambantota International Port at a snail’s pace

28 Apr, 2020 | 04:00 PM

Covid-19 cases detected from Havelock Lane & Torrington

28 Apr, 2020 | 09:08 AM

COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka reach 571, after 04 new cases were reported

27 Apr, 2020 | 07:03 PM

180 Sri Lanka Navy personnel tested positive for COVID-19

27 Apr, 2020 | 05:56 PM

O/L Results released online

27 Apr, 2020 | 03:18 PM

Airman among those who tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday

27 Apr, 2020 | 12:50 PM

Body bags were requested to maintain inventory and not because of COVID-19, says Health Ministry

27 Apr, 2020 | 09:21 AM

Sri Lanka records more than 500 COVID-19 cases

26 Apr, 2020 | 10:17 PM

Defence Ministry cancels leave of all Tri-Forces officers and other ranks

26 Apr, 2020 | 06:03 PM

Sri Lanka Navy issues statement on the death of a Navy officer at the Welisara Navy Camp

26 Apr, 2020 | 01:39 PM

Total COVID-19 cases rise to 460: Lt. Gen. Shavendra Silva

26 Apr, 2020 | 08:24 AM

Sri Lanka hits out at Fitch for downgrading ranking

25 Apr, 2020 | 05:12 PM

COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka increases to 416

24 Apr, 2020 | 08:18 PM

Six more COVID-19 infections reported in Sri Lanka

24 Apr, 2020 | 05:23 PM

Sri Lankan child infected with COVID-19 in Maldives

24 Apr, 2020 | 02:43 PM

Five test positive for COVID-19 after country confirms record number of infections

24 Apr, 2020 | 11:47 AM

News1st condemns attack on Indian journalist Arnab Goswami

23 Apr, 2020 | 10:39 PM

101 Sri Lankan students airlifted from Amritsar, India

23 Apr, 2020 | 03:47 PM

530 samples obtained from Peliyagoda Fish Market, barber salons to remain closed

22 Apr, 2020 | 06:02 PM

India refutes reports of dispatching army team to Sri Lanka

22 Apr, 2020 | 11:11 AM

Tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka declines for the 12th consecutive month

22 Apr, 2020 | 08:50 AM

149 people released from quarantine facilities; 4348 released thus far

21 Apr, 2020 | 05:35 PM

603 people arrested for violating Curfew-SL Police

21 Apr, 2020 | 12:23 PM

Market Halt to be imposed at every 5% decline- CSE

21 Apr, 2020 | 10:07 AM

General election to be held on June 20

20 Apr, 2020 | 08:49 PM

Former MP Ramanayake granted bail

20 Apr, 2020 | 12:06 PM

Bus Terminals and Train Stations disinfected

19 Apr, 2020 | 04:27 PM

Leopard dies after being rescued in Maskeliya

19 Apr, 2020 | 11:44 AM

EXCLUSIVE :  Four new species of Beetles identified in Sri Lanka

18 Apr, 2020 | 03:40 PM

5000 buses, 400 trains for public transport from Monday

18 Apr, 2020 | 10:28 AM

77 people have thus far recovered from COVID-19

17 Apr, 2020 | 06:39 PM

COVID-19 recoveries in Sri Lanka rises to 70

17 Apr, 2020 | 12:54 PM

No Parking Fee in Colombo during curfew period ; CMC

17 Apr, 2020 | 06:32 AM

Corona virus patients now mostly from quarantine camps

15 Apr, 2020 | 11:35 PM

15 people tested positive for COVID-19 in a single day in Sri Lanka

14 Apr, 2020 | 09:47 PM

IMF approves Immediate Debt Relief for 25 countries: Sri Lanka not in the list

14 Apr, 2020 | 11:53 AM

Sri Lanka’s unemployment rate rises to 4.8 percent

13 Apr, 2020 | 03:10 PM

All universities to open in May in three separate stages : UGC

12 Apr, 2020 | 05:05 PM

Schools to be re-opened for second terms on May 11

11 Apr, 2020 | 09:45 PM

Fisheries Department constructs laboratory to detect COVID-19 patients

11 Apr, 2020 | 06:09 PM

Lotus Tower to be lit in red to honor those combating COVID-19

11 Apr, 2020 | 03:27 PM

Legal action against those who aid to conceal COVID-19 symptoms

11 Apr, 2020 | 12:00 PM

07 people test positive for COVID-19, total 197 cases

11 Apr, 2020 | 08:11 AM

Promoting the distillation of spirits at home will lead to prosecution

10 Apr, 2020 | 07:20 PM

Rice Mill operations declared as an essential service

10 Apr, 2020 | 01:06 PM

1311 people continue to remain in quarantine facilities in SL

10 Apr, 2020 | 03:09 AM

Sri Lanka’s COVID – 19 count hits 190

09 Apr, 2020 | 06:02 PM

GoSL to set up new account with benefits to prevent economic fall

09 Apr, 2020 | 01:02 PM

Curfew in Ratnapura, Pelmadulla police divisions until further notice

09 Apr, 2020 | 08:51 AM

Sri Lanka’s COVID – 19 count reaches 186

08 Apr, 2020 | 02:33 PM

PHI union requests safe mechanism to transport people back to hometowns

08 Apr, 2020 | 10:26 AM

Sri Lanka’s COVID – 19 cases rises to 185

07 Apr, 2020 | 06:47 PM

Sri Lanka confirms sixth COVID-19 death

07 Apr, 2020 | 10:17 AM

Curfew imposed in 19 districts to be in effect until April 9

06 Apr, 2020 | 04:13 PM

Hotlines for free counselling services

06 Apr, 2020 | 10:19 AM

Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 cases rises to 167

05 Apr, 2020 | 03:42 PM

Hotlines launched for plumbing, electrical services

04 Apr, 2020 | 02:03 PM

Central bank unexpectedly cut key policy rates on Friday

03 Apr, 2020 | 08:07 PM

Sri Lanka reports fourth death due to COVID – 19

02 Apr, 2020 | 09:54 PM

Third COVID-19 death reported in SL

02 Apr, 2020 | 12:38 AM

CURFEW LIFTED ACROSS 19 DISTRICTS AT 6 A.M. TO BE REIMPOSED AT 2 P.M.

01 Apr, 2020 | 10:00 AM

UPDATE: Ten more patients test positive for COVID 19

31 Mar, 2020 | 03:44 PM

Police to be stern on curfew violators

31 Mar, 2020 | 12:19 PM

Update: COVID-19 cases increase to 122

30 Mar, 2020 | 09:47 AM

First COVID – 19 death in Sri Lanka

28 Mar, 2020 | 08:15 PM

UPDATE: Two more COVID – 19 patients identified in Sri Lanka

26 Mar, 2020 | 09:29 PM

Curfew in Colombo, Gampaha, Kalutara to continue further – PMD

25 Mar, 2020 | 08:05 PM

President announces relief measures to the people amid COVID-19

23 Mar, 2020 | 08:54 PM

45 Island-wide Quarantine Centres Now Operational – Lt Gen Shavendra Silva

23 Mar, 2020 | 06:54 AM

Passenger flights, cruise ships barred from entering the country

22 Mar, 2020 | 12:21 PM

Muttiah Muralitharan’s official statement on ‘800’ controversy

17 Oct, 2020 | 09:57 PM

COVID-19 cases on the rise

17 Oct, 2020 | 09:31 PM

73 new COVID-19 cases were reported from the Minuwangoda Cluster73 new COVID-19 cases were reported from the Minuwangoda Cluster

17 Oct, 2020 | 04:39 PM

Repatriation process of Sri Lankans to commence next weekRepatriation process of Sri Lankans to commence next week

17 Oct, 2020 | 09:55 AM

More than 100 CMC members & staff undergo PCR testMore than 100 CMC members & staff undergo PCR test

16 Oct, 2020 | 06:04 PM

Petition filed countering Riyad’s petition with Court of AppealPetition filed countering Riyad’s petition with Court of Appeal

16 Oct, 2020 | 12:44 PM

Prisoners can now make phone-calls to their familiesPrisoners can now make phone-calls to their families

16 Oct, 2020 | 10:45 AM

‘Podi Lassie’ handed over to the CID for 90 Days‘Podi Lassie’ handed over to the CID for 90 Days

15 Oct, 2020 | 08:09 PM

SIS Director never mentioned foreign intelligence; Ex-PresidentSIS Director never mentioned foreign intelligence; Ex-President

15 Oct, 2020 | 06:01 PM

Officers who failed to prevent attacks should be held responsible; Ex-PresidentOfficers who failed to prevent attacks should be held responsible; Ex-President

15 Oct, 2020 | 02:28 PM

Life in Prison for three defendants for heroin peddlingLife in Prison for three defendants for heroin peddling

15 Oct, 2020 | 12:25 AM

Quarantine Curfew for Katuanayake Police JurisdictionQuarantine Curfew for Katuanayake Police Jurisdiction

14 Oct, 2020 | 06:26 PM

(VIDEO) Tea pluckers crushed to death in Balangoda(VIDEO) Tea pluckers crushed to death in Balangoda(VIDEO) Tea pluckers crushed to death in Balangoda

14 Oct, 2020 | 11:50 AM

Import Tax on multiple essential items liftedImport Tax on multiple essential items lifted

13 Oct, 2020 | 07:20 PM

AG directs Acting IGP to arrest MP Rishad BathiudeenAG directs Acting IGP to arrest MP Rishad Bathiudeen

13 Oct, 2020 | 01:34 PM

ETI Inquiry Report to be sent to AG to institute legal actionETI Inquiry Report to be sent to AG to institute legal action

13 Oct, 2020 | 11:16 AM

Riyad Bathiudeen was released by CID on unjustifiable grounds; AGRiyad Bathiudeen was released by CID on unjustifiable grounds; AG

12 Oct, 2020 | 07:23 PM

20A leads to tribal society, Amarapura-Ramanna sects say20A leads to tribal society, Amarapura-Ramanna sects say

12 Oct, 2020 | 03:38 PM

Over 330,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka thus far – NOCPCOOver 330,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka thus far – NOCPCO

12 Oct, 2020 | 12:29 PM

MEPA probing deaths of marine mammals; suspects New Diamond oil leakMEPA probing deaths of marine mammals; suspects New Diamond oil leak

12 Oct, 2020 | 11:18 AM

Two villages in Mannar placed under lockdown; Army CommanderTwo villages in Mannar placed under lockdown; Army Commander

11 Oct, 2020 | 06:12 PM

Student at Kelaniya University confirmed COVID-19 positiveStudent at Kelaniya University confirmed COVID-19 positive

11 Oct, 2020 | 10:48 AM

103 new COVID-19 cases reported on Saturday(10)103 new COVID-19 cases reported on Saturday(10)

10 Oct, 2020 | 09:42 PM

Submit to PCR test if you met an apparel worker from Minuwangoda ClusterSubmit to PCR test if you met an apparel worker from Minuwangoda Cluster

10 Oct, 2020 | 05:33 PM

Another COVID-19 case detected at Lady Ridgeway Hospital for ChildrenAnother COVID-19 case detected at Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children

10 Oct, 2020 | 01:14 PM

Gale-force winds predicted over many areas today: Met. Dept.Gale-force winds predicted over many areas today: Met. Dept.

10 Oct, 2020 | 10:06 AM

AGs clears process of destroying foreign items with suspected contaminationAGs clears process of destroying foreign items with suspected contamination

09 Oct, 2020 | 05:46 PM

AGs Dept. to refrain from meeting public & police officers from areas under curfewAGs Dept. to refrain from meeting public & police officers from areas under curfew

09 Oct, 2020 | 03:10 PM

10-month-old infant tested positive for COVID-19, moved for treatment10-month-old infant tested positive for COVID-19, moved for treatment

09 Oct, 2020 | 11:40 AM

Minuwangoda cluster increases to 1053 cases; Authorities urge to follow guidelinesMinuwangoda cluster increases to 1053 cases; Authorities urge to follow guidelines

09 Oct, 2020 | 09:06 AM

18 year old arrested for posting false information on curfew18 year old arrested for posting false information on curfew

08 Oct, 2020 | 06:10 PM

Follow instructions given by the health authorities, urges President RajapaksaFollow instructions given by the health authorities, urges President Rajapaksa

08 Oct, 2020 | 03:57 PM

Agricultural goods to be transported via trains after 50 yearsAgricultural goods to be transported via trains after 50 years

08 Oct, 2020 | 01:15 PM

Attacks could have been prevented if intel was shared; Ex-STF ChiefAttacks could have been prevented if intel was shared; Ex-STF Chief

08 Oct, 2020 | 11:13 AM

Brandix says no party from India or any other country had access to Minuwangoda facilityBrandix says no party from India or any other country had access to Minuwangoda facility

07 Oct, 2020 | 07:19 PM

AG says PS member who is on death-row is disqualified from attending or voting at sittings.AG says PS member who is on death-row is disqualified from attending or voting at sittings.

07 Oct, 2020 | 05:08 PM

Quarantine order issued for all Minuwangoda Brandix workersQuarantine order issued for all Minuwangoda Brandix workers

07 Oct, 2020 | 03:09 PM

Quarantine Curfew imposed for Seeduwa Police JurisdictionQuarantine Curfew imposed for Seeduwa Police Jurisdiction

07 Oct, 2020 | 01:05 PM

Ambulances directed to residences of COVID-19 cases to be moved for treatmentAmbulances directed to residences of COVID-19 cases to be moved for treatment

07 Oct, 2020 | 10:29 AM

‘I was not invited for NSC meeting from October 2018’ ; Ex-PM tells PCoI‘I was not invited for NSC meeting from October 2018’ ; Ex-PM tells PCoI

06 Oct, 2020 | 07:15 PM

139 new COVID-19 cases from Minuwangoda Factory cluster139 new COVID-19 cases from Minuwangoda Factory cluster

06 Oct, 2020 | 06:14 PM

UPDATE: Quarantine Curfew ONLY for 04 Police JurisdictionsUPDATE: Quarantine Curfew ONLY for 04 Police Jurisdictions

06 Oct, 2020 | 04:38 PM

Police Curfew for Gampaha Police JurisdictionPolice Curfew for Gampaha Police Jurisdiction

06 Oct, 2020 | 02:02 PM

Video Trial to commence from prisons; cases of selected inmates will be taken upVideo Trial to commence from prisons; cases of selected inmates will be taken up

06 Oct, 2020 | 11:43 AM

Another 220 apparel workers test positive as Minuwangoda COVID-19 cluster growsAnother 220 apparel workers test positive as Minuwangoda COVID-19 cluster grows

06 Oct, 2020 | 09:10 AM

Anyone linked to the Divulapitiya apparel factory must remain at homeAnyone linked to the Divulapitiya apparel factory must remain at home

05 Oct, 2020 | 06:31 PM

SC to direct determination on 20A to Speaker and PresidentSC to direct determination on 20A to Speaker and President

05 Oct, 2020 | 04:48 PM

Visitation suspended across all prisons in the countryVisitation suspended across all prisons in the country

05 Oct, 2020 | 03:04 PM

New Diamond owners pay Rs. 442 Mn to SL but not for Marine PollutionNew Diamond owners pay Rs. 442 Mn to SL but not for Marine Pollution

05 Oct, 2020 | 10:42 AM

Tuition classes in Colombo & Gampaha suspended until further noticeTuition classes in Colombo & Gampaha suspended until further notice

04 Oct, 2020 | 08:59 PM

Violation of Quarantine/Police curfew will result in arrests – PoliceViolation of Quarantine/Police curfew will result in arrests – Police

04 Oct, 2020 | 04:59 PM

Kelaniya University and several institutes in Gampaha closed: UGCKelaniya University and several institutes in Gampaha closed: UGC

04 Oct, 2020 | 01:36 PM

COVID-19 case detected from DivulapitiyaCOVID-19 case detected from Divulapitiya

04 Oct, 2020 | 09:05 AM

MT New Diamond permitted to leave?MT New Diamond permitted to leave?

02 Oct, 2020 | 07:56 PM

Ex-President feared he would not be able to run for office again; Ex-Sec. Defence tells PCoIEx-President feared he would not be able to run for office again; Ex-Sec. Defence tells PCoI

02 Oct, 2020 | 05:27 PM

Sri Lanka Institute of Advanced Technological Education standards to be upgradedSri Lanka Institute of Advanced Technological Education standards to be upgraded

02 Oct, 2020 | 03:50 PM

“Content of 20A abhorrent” counsel for the petitioners tell Supreme Court“Content of 20A abhorrent” counsel for the petitioners tell Supreme Court

02 Oct, 2020 | 11:50 AM

US President Donald Trump tweets he and first lady test positive for Covid-19US President Donald Trump tweets he and first lady test positive for Covid-19

02 Oct, 2020 | 10:50 AM

Sri Lanka responds to UN Human Rights Chief’s reportSri Lanka responds to UN Human Rights Chief’s report

01 Oct, 2020 | 06:54 PM

COPE to commence sessions on government bodies from 06th OctoberCOPE to commence sessions on government bodies from 06th October

01 Oct, 2020 | 04:45 PM

GoSL loses Rs. 40 million in revenue through foreign liquor re-export scamGoSL loses Rs. 40 million in revenue through foreign liquor re-export scam

01 Oct, 2020 | 03:29 PM

Luxury bus driver and conductor arrested for reckless driving in PayagalaLuxury bus driver and conductor arrested for reckless driving in Payagala

01 Oct, 2020 | 12:59 PM

Public & Private trade unions form movement to challenge 20APublic & Private trade unions form movement to challenge 20A

01 Oct, 2020 | 02:57 AM

Development cooperation is our top most priority – President tells new envoysDevelopment cooperation is our top most priority – President tells new envoys

30 Sep, 2020 | 05:36 PM

4000 factories on the Kelani river banks do not have proper approvals4000 factories on the Kelani river banks do not have proper approvals

30 Sep, 2020 | 11:31 AM

Indian Police tracing Chanuka Thananayake, Angoda Lokka’s aideIndian Police tracing Chanuka Thananayake, Angoda Lokka’s aide

29 Sep, 2020 | 05:29 PM

AKD tells PCoI Ex-PMs statement on National Executive Council, is falseAKD tells PCoI Ex-PMs statement on National Executive Council, is false

28 Sep, 2020 | 11:10 PM

MT New Diamond skipper barred from traveling overseasMT New Diamond skipper barred from traveling overseas

28 Sep, 2020 | 04:38 PM

End of an Era : Tennyson Cooray no moreEnd of an Era : Tennyson Cooray no more

28 Sep, 2020 | 12:28 PM

Legal action against traders who sell coconuts at high rates : CAALegal action against traders who sell coconuts at high rates : CAA

27 Sep, 2020 | 09:12 PM

MT New Diamond owners agree to settle claim in fullMT New Diamond owners agree to settle claim in full

26 Sep, 2020 | 02:03 PM

Russian Airline Crew member from Matara does not have COVID-19; Chief EpidemiologistRussian Airline Crew member from Matara does not have COVID-19; Chief EpidemiologistRussian Airline Crew member from Matara does not have COVID-19; Chief Epidemiologist

25 Sep, 2020 | 10:59 PM

18 petitions filed challenging 20A; All petitions will be considered on 29th Sept.18 petitions filed challenging 20A; All petitions will be considered on 29th Sept.

25 Sep, 2020 | 06:21 PM

High Posts Committee approves appointment of 08 new diplomatsHigh Posts Committee approves appointment of 08 new diplomats

25 Sep, 2020 | 04:01 PM

05 Judge Bench to consider petitions challenging 20th Amendment05 Judge Bench to consider petitions challenging 20th Amendment

25 Sep, 2020 | 01:56 PM

Ex-Police Chief holds Ex-President directly responsible for 2019 Terror AttacksEx-Police Chief holds Ex-President directly responsible for 2019 Terror Attacks

24 Sep, 2020 | 06:38 PM

Fish Trader sentenced to death for heroin possession, 22 years after arrestFish Trader sentenced to death for heroin possession, 22 years after arrest

24 Sep, 2020 | 03:26 PM

Russian tests positive for COVID-19 in Matara; Immediately directed for treatmentRussian tests positive for COVID-19 in Matara; Immediately directed for treatment

24 Sep, 2020 | 02:21 PM

UN’s responsibility is to assist democratically elected governments – President tells UNGAUN’s responsibility is to assist democratically elected governments – President tells UNGA

23 Sep, 2020 | 11:13 PM

Examination Centers to be fumigated to combat dengue ahead of examsExamination Centers to be fumigated to combat dengue ahead of exams

23 Sep, 2020 | 04:03 PM

18 COVID-19 cases recover in full and cleared to leave hospital – NOCPCO18 COVID-19 cases recover in full and cleared to leave hospital – NOCPCO

23 Sep, 2020 | 02:02 PM

Ex-President’s Private Secretary & 03 Auxiliary Bishops ordered to appear at PCoIEx-President’s Private Secretary & 03 Auxiliary Bishops ordered to appear at PCoI

23 Sep, 2020 | 11:21 AM

President to engage in inspection visits to villages to provide swift solutions to issuesPresident to engage in inspection visits to villages to provide swift solutions to issues

22 Sep, 2020 | 11:05 PM

Ahtaullah withdraws from Parliament session following criticism on attireAhtaullah withdraws from Parliament session following criticism on attire

22 Sep, 2020 | 05:30 PM

Former President & Former Prime Minister to testify at PCoI in OctoberFormer President & Former Prime Minister to testify at PCoI in October

22 Sep, 2020 | 12:56 PM

Ex-President at PCoIEx-President at PCoI

22 Sep, 2020 | 10:23 AM

“There is no blacklisting in the CRIB & we don’t blacklist the people” : CRIB Director“There is no blacklisting in the CRIB & we don’t blacklist the people” : CRIB Director

21 Sep, 2020 | 02:12 PM

Family of three dead in Kandy building collapse; Bodies of parents recoveredFamily of three dead in Kandy building collapse; Bodies of parents recovered

20 Sep, 2020 | 03:44 PM

Coimbatore CB-CID Unit investigating ‘Angoda Lokka’s death also probing SL Police OfficerCoimbatore CB-CID Unit investigating ‘Angoda Lokka’s death also probing SL Police Officer

20 Sep, 2020 | 10:39 AM

(VIDEO) Multi-storied building collapses in Kandy – Rescue op underway to locate three people(VIDEO) Multi-storied building collapses in Kandy – Rescue op underway to locate three people(VIDEO) Multi-storied building collapses in Kandy – Rescue op underway to locate three people

20 Sep, 2020 | 08:21 AM

Nuwara Eliya records highest rainfall in the past 24 hoursNuwara Eliya records highest rainfall in the past 24 hours

19 Sep, 2020 | 10:16 AM

(VIDEO) Sri Lanka’s State Minister of Coconuts goes up tree to address coconut shortage(VIDEO) Sri Lanka’s State Minister of Coconuts goes up tree to address coconut shortage(VIDEO) Sri Lanka’s State Minister of Coconuts goes up tree to address coconut shortage

18 Sep, 2020 | 06:10 PM

COPE, COPA and COPP of 09th Parliament to meet for the first timeCOPE, COPA and COPP of 09th Parliament to meet for the first time

18 Sep, 2020 | 04:31 PM

Lawyer & 04 others arrested for falsifying documents to claim suicide bomber’s propertyLawyer & 04 others arrested for falsifying documents to claim suicide bomber’s property

17 Sep, 2020 | 11:34 PM

‘Podi Lassie’ named as suspect in death threat case; remanded until Sept. 25th‘Podi Lassie’ named as suspect in death threat case; remanded until Sept. 25th

17 Sep, 2020 | 05:09 PM

Cabinet nod for international bidding process for 300MW LNG PlantCabinet nod for international bidding process for 300MW LNG Plant

17 Sep, 2020 | 04:02 PM

Angoda Lokka died of heart attack: says Indian CB-CIDAngoda Lokka died of heart attack: says Indian CB-CID

17 Sep, 2020 | 10:29 AM

AG submits interim claim of Rs. 340 Mn to MT New Diamond ownersAG submits interim claim of Rs. 340 Mn to MT New Diamond owners

16 Sep, 2020 | 06:14 PM

ETI & SANASA (Gampaha) depositors voice concerns over fraudETI & SANASA (Gampaha) depositors voice concerns over fraud

16 Sep, 2020 | 04:32 PM

Army Commander approves to take over Printing of Driving License at GoSL RequestArmy Commander approves to take over Printing of Driving License at GoSL Request

16 Sep, 2020 | 12:23 PM

Appeals of graduates who failed to qualify for employment program to be consideredAppeals of graduates who failed to qualify for employment program to be considered

16 Sep, 2020 | 11:40 AM

(VIDEO) SLAF Conducts Drone Operations to Assist SL Police to Enforce Traffic Lane Rule(VIDEO) SLAF Conducts Drone Operations to Assist SL Police to Enforce Traffic Lane Rule(VIDEO) SLAF Conducts Drone Operations to Assist SL Police to Enforce Traffic Lane Rule

15 Sep, 2020 | 10:27 PM

100 year old tree cut down under the guise of renovating agrarian tank in A’pura100 year old tree cut down under the guise of renovating agrarian tank in A’pura

15 Sep, 2020 | 05:47 PM

Three-member committee appointed to further probe tremors in Central HillsThree-member committee appointed to further probe tremors in Central Hills

15 Sep, 2020 | 12:08 PM

Ruwan Wijewardene elected as UNP Deputy Leader, Ranil W. to remain as leader until 2021Ruwan Wijewardene elected as UNP Deputy Leader, Ranil W. to remain as leader until 2021

14 Sep, 2020 | 06:33 PM

UN Human Rights Commissioner concerned over proposed 20th AmendmentUN Human Rights Commissioner concerned over proposed 20th Amendment

14 Sep, 2020 | 05:16 PM

12 new High Court Judges appointed by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa12 new High Court Judges appointed by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa

14 Sep, 2020 | 12:29 PM

Another earth tremor recorded in Kandy on Friday: GSMBAnother earth tremor recorded in Kandy on Friday: GSMB

13 Sep, 2020 | 08:53 AM

MP Senaratne appear before PCoI probing April 21st attacks MP Senaratne appear before PCoI probing April 21st attacks 

11 Sep, 2020 | 12:06 PM

Government announces that the decision on ‘cattle slaughter’ has been postponed by a month.Government announces that the decision on ‘cattle slaughter’ has been postponed by a month.

10 Sep, 2020 | 12:29 PM

AG directs MEPA to submit samples obtained near MT New Diamond to Govt. AnalystAG directs MEPA to submit samples obtained near MT New Diamond to Govt. Analyst

09 Sep, 2020 | 06:40 PM

Salvage Team board the distressed MT New Diamond Crude Oil Tanker (VIDEO)Salvage Team board the distressed MT New Diamond Crude Oil Tanker (VIDEO)

09 Sep, 2020 | 11:52 AM

Heavy rainfall exceeding 150 mm in several areas: Met DepartmentHeavy rainfall exceeding 150 mm in several areas: Met Department

09 Sep, 2020 | 08:52 AM

Zahran Hashim a Pawn & a different force responsible for 2019 April Attacks; Rauff HakeemZahran Hashim a Pawn & a different force responsible for 2019 April Attacks; Rauff Hakeem

08 Sep, 2020 | 06:45 PM

Court orders to produce ‘Podi Lassie’ on 25th Sept. & increase security at court premisesCourt orders to produce ‘Podi Lassie’ on 25th Sept. & increase security at court premises

08 Sep, 2020 | 03:35 PM

Sri Lanka begins inspection of any damage to marine environment by MT New DiamondSri Lanka begins inspection of any damage to marine environment by MT New Diamond

08 Sep, 2020 | 11:02 AM

Banks instructed to provide Rs. 01 Mn loan at concessionary interest of 4% to boost gem industryBanks instructed to provide Rs. 01 Mn loan at concessionary interest of 4% to boost gem industry

08 Sep, 2020 | 07:34 AM

Minor blazes reported on MT New Diamond; SLAF drops DCP using Bell 212 (VIDEO)Minor blazes reported on MT New Diamond; SLAF drops DCP using Bell 212 (VIDEO)Minor blazes reported on MT New Diamond; SLAF drops DCP using Bell 212 (VIDEO)

07 Sep, 2020 | 04:55 PM

Court of Appeal permits Premalal Jayasekara to attend ParliamentCourt of Appeal permits Premalal Jayasekara to attend Parliament

07 Sep, 2020 | 11:26 AM

(UPDATED) MT New Diamond blaze doused; stakeholders discuss cost recovery(UPDATED) MT New Diamond blaze doused; stakeholders discuss cost recovery(UPDATED) MT New Diamond blaze doused; stakeholders discuss cost recovery

06 Sep, 2020 | 04:38 PM

MT New Diamond owners appoint Singapore Company as Salvage expert, as op continues (VIDEO)MT New Diamond owners appoint Singapore Company as Salvage expert, as op continues (VIDEO)MT New Diamond owners appoint Singapore Company as Salvage expert, as op continues (VIDEO)

06 Sep, 2020 | 07:58 AM

Fire onboard MT New Diamond contained into a greater extent; Sri Lanka NavyFire onboard MT New Diamond contained into a greater extent; Sri Lanka Navy

05 Sep, 2020 | 10:07 AM

7,746 people still under-going quarantine – NOCPCO7,746 people still under-going quarantine – NOCPCO

04 Sep, 2020 | 11:30 AM

Two including Captain on oil tanker that caught flames rescuedTwo including Captain on oil tanker that caught flames rescued

03 Sep, 2020 | 04:13 PM

Tremors did not take place close to Plate Boundaries; Geological Survey and Mines BureauTremors did not take place close to Plate Boundaries; Geological Survey and Mines Bureau

02 Sep, 2020 | 06:00 PM

Tremors felt again in Haragama and Anuragama of Kandy districtTremors felt again in Haragama and Anuragama of Kandy district

02 Sep, 2020 | 11:51 AM

Draft 20th Amendment submitted to Attorney General for considerationDraft 20th Amendment submitted to Attorney General for consideration

01 Sep, 2020 | 03:34 PM

Three ships of the Russian Federation arrive at port of HambantotaThree ships of the Russian Federation arrive at port of Hambantota

01 Sep, 2020 | 11:57 AM

Premalal Jayasekera not suitable to sit & vote in Parliament; AGPremalal Jayasekera not suitable to sit & vote in Parliament; AG

31 Aug, 2020 | 04:38 PM

Acting IGP noticed by PCoI to make appearance on 03rd SeptemberActing IGP noticed by PCoI to make appearance on 03rd September

31 Aug, 2020 | 02:50 PM

Committee inquiring Haragama tremor, begins observation visitsCommittee inquiring Haragama tremor, begins observation visits

30 Aug, 2020 | 01:03 PM

“What we have is a rubbish constitution which was amended 19 times” ; Speaker“What we have is a rubbish constitution which was amended 19 times” ; Speaker“What we have is a rubbish constitution which was amended 19 times” ; Speaker

29 Aug, 2020 | 09:47 PM

DMI report suggested Zaharan may have fled to India in March, 2019 ; Witness tells PCoIDMI report suggested Zaharan may have fled to India in March, 2019 ; Witness tells PCoI

28 Aug, 2020 | 05:56 PM

Speaker makes clarification on the cost for a meal for an MPSpeaker makes clarification on the cost for a meal for an MP

28 Aug, 2020 | 04:42 PM

Indictments handed over to Ex-Minister Rajitha & Ex-Chairman of State Pharmaceutical CorporationIndictments handed over to Ex-Minister Rajitha & Ex-Chairman of State Pharmaceutical Corporation

28 Aug, 2020 | 12:48 PM

Norway looking forward to work with new Sri Lankan GovernmentNorway looking forward to work with new Sri Lankan Government

28 Aug, 2020 | 10:33 AM

COPE Chairman or members cannot be summoned to PCoI without approval; SpeakerCOPE Chairman or members cannot be summoned to PCoI without approval; Speaker

27 Aug, 2020 | 12:15 PM

Cabinet approves Vote On Account which will be presented to ParliamentCabinet approves Vote On Account which will be presented to Parliament

26 Aug, 2020 | 06:41 PM

Susil Premajayantha takes oath as State MinisterSusil Premajayantha takes oath as State Minister

26 Aug, 2020 | 04:39 PM

12,503 indictments sent to High Courts in 18 months; AGs CO12,503 indictments sent to High Courts in 18 months; AGs CO

26 Aug, 2020 | 02:19 PM

NEC Chief should retire before PC Polls; says Wimal WeerawansaNEC Chief should retire before PC Polls; says Wimal WeerawansaNEC Chief should retire before PC Polls; says Wimal Weerawansa

25 Aug, 2020 | 04:35 PM

Secretaries to 35 State Ministries were appointedSecretaries to 35 State Ministries were appointed

25 Aug, 2020 | 09:56 AM

Thalatha and Pujith at PCoI regarding 2012 Welikada Prison RiotsThalatha and Pujith at PCoI regarding 2012 Welikada Prison Riots

24 Aug, 2020 | 06:07 PM

Indian Court rejects bail for lawyer in Angoda Lokka murder investigationIndian Court rejects bail for lawyer in Angoda Lokka murder investigation

24 Aug, 2020 | 03:39 PM

Police Special Task Force deployed for security at PrisonsPolice Special Task Force deployed for security at Prisons

24 Aug, 2020 | 12:20 PM

Underworld hit-man ‘Welle Saranga’ & 02 associates of ‘Angoda Lokka’ arrested at the BIAUnderworld hit-man ‘Welle Saranga’ & 02 associates of ‘Angoda Lokka’ arrested at the BIA

23 Aug, 2020 | 11:11 AM

Fallen Brave ‘Lions’ of Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment rememberedFallen Brave ‘Lions’ of Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment rememberedFallen Brave ‘Lions’ of Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment remembered

22 Aug, 2020 | 11:25 PM

Attempts to warn Ex-President on Terror Attacks failed as he was overseas; WitnessAttempts to warn Ex-President on Terror Attacks failed as he was overseas; Witness

21 Aug, 2020 | 07:30 PM

Mangala says those noticed by PCoI are the victims of political victimizationMangala says those noticed by PCoI are the victims of political victimization

21 Aug, 2020 | 04:35 PM

Sagala at Police Unit of PCoI on 2019 Terror Attacks; Ranil to appear on 31st AugustSagala at Police Unit of PCoI on 2019 Terror Attacks; Ranil to appear on 31st August

21 Aug, 2020 | 11:21 AM

Mahela Jayawardena to chair National Sports CouncilMahela Jayawardena to chair National Sports Council

20 Aug, 2020 | 07:19 PM

Investigate Negombo Police HQI & Police Spokesperson statement; AG tells AIGPInvestigate Negombo Police HQI & Police Spokesperson statement; AG tells AIGP

20 Aug, 2020 | 03:56 PM

Ex-President was not informed of 2019 attack warnings; Witness tells PCoIEx-President was not informed of 2019 attack warnings; Witness tells PCoI

19 Aug, 2020 | 06:35 PM

Teacher arrested for sexually abusing 12 year old boyTeacher arrested for sexually abusing 12 year old boy

19 Aug, 2020 | 04:28 PM

AG returns more incomplete files on April Attacks to Acting IGPAG returns more incomplete files on April Attacks to Acting IGP

19 Aug, 2020 | 12:50 PM

Power-Cut time table based on local grid substations published by CEBPower-Cut time table based on local grid substations published by CEB

18 Aug, 2020 | 07:55 PM

AGs Dept. concluded 12,968 Child Abuse cases in 18 months.AGs Dept. concluded 12,968 Child Abuse cases in 18 months.

18 Aug, 2020 | 03:54 PM

Drugs sent for testing, smuggled by Govt. Analyst’s Dept. workersDrugs sent for testing, smuggled by Govt. Analyst’s Dept. workers

18 Aug, 2020 | 01:49 PM

Electricity Supply To Be Restored In a Few Hours; Committee To Probe BreakdownElectricity Supply To Be Restored In a Few Hours; Committee To Probe Breakdown

17 Aug, 2020 | 05:26 PM

Maithripala Sirisena informed to report to PCoI Police Unit probing April AttacksMaithripala Sirisena informed to report to PCoI Police Unit probing April Attacks

17 Aug, 2020 | 03:31 PM

List of graduates recruited to be published online today: PMDList of graduates recruited to be published online today: PMD

17 Aug, 2020 | 08:16 AM

50 drug networks operating in Western Province; Police50 drug networks operating in Western Province; Police

16 Aug, 2020 | 11:52 AM

09-hour water cut for several areas in Colombo: NWSDB09-hour water cut for several areas in Colombo: NWSDB

15 Aug, 2020 | 09:01 AM

AG denies reports he approved MCC Compact AgreementAG denies reports he approved MCC Compact Agreement

14 Aug, 2020 | 05:53 PM

SriLankan Airlines clarifies temporary suspension of Shanghai serviceSriLankan Airlines clarifies temporary suspension of Shanghai service

14 Aug, 2020 | 05:02 PM

Three New Secretaries appointed to Cabinet MinistriesThree New Secretaries appointed to Cabinet Ministries

14 Aug, 2020 | 02:28 PM

‘Boot-licking’ & ‘Deal’ comment raises tensions at PCoI‘Boot-licking’ & ‘Deal’ comment raises tensions at PCoI

13 Aug, 2020 | 07:51 PM

Blood samples from ‘Angoda Lokka’s parents sent to India; reportsBlood samples from ‘Angoda Lokka’s parents sent to India; reports

13 Aug, 2020 | 03:46 PM

Manhunt underway to arrest apparel store lootersManhunt underway to arrest apparel store looters

13 Aug, 2020 | 12:23 PM

Mother & Son arrested for trafficking drugs in Pita-KotteMother & Son arrested for trafficking drugs in Pita-Kotte

12 Aug, 2020 | 06:03 PM

District Coordination Committee Heads appointedDistrict Coordination Committee Heads appointed

12 Aug, 2020 | 12:32 PM

No Ministerial Portfolio for Maithripala SirisenaNo Ministerial Portfolio for Maithripala Sirisena

12 Aug, 2020 | 11:07 AM

Malaka Silva arrested for threatening a businessman with deathMalaka Silva arrested for threatening a businessman with death

11 Aug, 2020 | 11:26 PM

Russia’s Health Ministry approves world’s 1st Covid-19 vaccineRussia’s Health Ministry approves world’s 1st Covid-19 vaccine

11 Aug, 2020 | 02:52 PM

SLPP, ITAK & ACTC National List MPs announced via Extraordinary GazetteSLPP, ITAK & ACTC National List MPs announced via Extraordinary Gazette

10 Aug, 2020 | 11:57 PM

Ranil Wickremesinghe to step down as UNP leader; UNP General SecretaryRanil Wickremesinghe to step down as UNP leader; UNP General Secretary

10 Aug, 2020 | 02:08 PM

Mahinda Rajapaksa takes oath as the new Prime Minister of Sri LankaMahinda Rajapaksa takes oath as the new Prime Minister of Sri Lanka

09 Aug, 2020 | 09:37 AM

New Cabinet likely to be sworn-in after 11th August; says SLPP General SecretaryNew Cabinet likely to be sworn-in after 11th August; says SLPP General Secretary

08 Aug, 2020 | 05:09 PM

RAW officials collect details from Indian Police about “Angoda Lokka”; report.RAW officials collect details from Indian Police about “Angoda Lokka”; report.

07 Aug, 2020 | 03:52 PM

First official result of parliamentary election releasedFirst official result of parliamentary election released

06 Aug, 2020 | 01:15 PM

Today is NOT a government holiday: Ministry of Internal & Home AffairsToday is NOT a government holiday: Ministry of Internal & Home Affairs

06 Aug, 2020 | 07:55 AM

SL Police yet to receive confirmation on “Angoda Lokka”s death in IndiaSL Police yet to receive confirmation on “Angoda Lokka”s death in India

04 Aug, 2020 | 07:24 PM

Former CID Chief Shani’s assistant gives closed door statement; claims “undue influence”Former CID Chief Shani’s assistant gives closed door statement; claims “undue influence”

04 Aug, 2020 | 05:29 PM

Assets of PNB officers involved in drug trafficking to be seized.Assets of PNB officers involved in drug trafficking to be seized.

04 Aug, 2020 | 11:22 AM

New voting system for the visually impaired; Pilot project on Election DayNew voting system for the visually impaired; Pilot project on Election Day

03 Aug, 2020 | 07:03 PM

Intelligence Op led to Sampayo’s arrest; Police reveal charges against suspectsIntelligence Op led to Sampayo’s arrest; Police reveal charges against suspects

03 Aug, 2020 | 12:42 PM

Negombo Prison’s Anurudhdha Sampayo Arrested – Read the developments leading up to the arrestNegombo Prison’s Anurudhdha Sampayo Arrested – Read the developments leading up to the arrest

02 Aug, 2020 | 04:37 PM

First came the Eagle, and now a cat – Traffickers use Narco-Cat to send heroin to prisonFirst came the Eagle, and now a cat – Traffickers use Narco-Cat to send heroin to prison

01 Aug, 2020 | 08:24 PM

Voters permitted to bring their own pen to mark ballot paperVoters permitted to bring their own pen to mark ballot paper

01 Aug, 2020 | 02:54 PM

Premalal Jayasekera alias “Choca Malli” and 02 others sentenced to deathPremalal Jayasekera alias “Choca Malli” and 02 others sentenced to death

31 Jul, 2020 | 06:32 PM

Court of Appeal issues interim-injunction on Avant-Garde caseCourt of Appeal issues interim-injunction on Avant-Garde case

31 Jul, 2020 | 12:39 PM

Lankapura Divisional Secretariat staffer tests positive for COVID-19Lankapura Divisional Secretariat staffer tests positive for COVID-19

30 Jul, 2020 | 01:00 PM

Students not required to go to school during election week : Education MinisterStudents not required to go to school during election week : Education Minister

29 Jul, 2020 | 03:20 PM

Fmr. SIS Chief tells PCoI, Zahran was not master-mind of April 2019 AttacksFmr. SIS Chief tells PCoI, Zahran was not master-mind of April 2019 Attacks

28 Jul, 2020 | 05:28 PM

Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka rises to 2805Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka rises to 2805

28 Jul, 2020 | 01:06 AM

Sri Lanka Police reveal shocking details of child sex abuse involving 54-year old manSri Lanka Police reveal shocking details of child sex abuse involving 54-year old man

27 Jul, 2020 | 03:51 PM

Ravi Karunanayake and Rishad Bathiudeen at CID to provide statementsRavi Karunanayake and Rishad Bathiudeen at CID to provide statements

27 Jul, 2020 | 12:03 PM

Ancient structure in Medirigiriya on the brink of destructionAncient structure in Medirigiriya on the brink of destruction

26 Jul, 2020 | 09:18 PM

“Right to Vote amidst Disaster” guidelines and operational plan published“Right to Vote amidst Disaster” guidelines and operational plan published

25 Jul, 2020 | 05:13 PM

Concerns raised as to who will fund renovation of demolished archaeology siteConcerns raised as to who will fund renovation of demolished archaeology site

24 Jul, 2020 | 07:18 PM

Major Man-hunt underway to locate COVID-19 escapeeMajor Man-hunt underway to locate COVID-19 escapee

24 Jul, 2020 | 10:04 AM

Kurunegala MC prohibits entry to demolished archaeological siteKurunegala MC prohibits entry to demolished archaeological site

23 Jul, 2020 | 04:38 PM

Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 infections reach 2752Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 infections reach 2752

23 Jul, 2020 | 09:02 AM

AG instructs CID to arrest several prison officers on multiple charges : AGs COAG instructs CID to arrest several prison officers on multiple charges : AGs CO

22 Jul, 2020 | 02:01 PM

Additional Days declared for Postal VotingAdditional Days declared for Postal Voting

22 Jul, 2020 | 02:28 AM

Drug trafficking PNB officers received armed protection; Prosecution tells CourtDrug trafficking PNB officers received armed protection; Prosecution tells Court

21 Jul, 2020 | 06:29 PM

Warrant issued for the arrest of Shashi Weerawansa in forged NIC caseWarrant issued for the arrest of Shashi Weerawansa in forged NIC case

21 Jul, 2020 | 12:03 PM

(VIDEO) Another Leopard found dead, trapped in a snare in Nawalapitiya(VIDEO) Another Leopard found dead, trapped in a snare in Nawalapitiya(VIDEO) Another Leopard found dead, trapped in a snare in Nawalapitiya

20 Jul, 2020 | 06:32 PM

Weather alert : Heavy rainfall across the islandWeather alert : Heavy rainfall across the island

20 Jul, 2020 | 09:33 AM

Police launch investigation into demolition of a “King’s Court” in KurunegalaPolice launch investigation into demolition of a “King’s Court” in Kurunegala

19 Jul, 2020 | 10:02 AM

School holiday extended ; new date for A/L exams to be decidedSchool holiday extended ; new date for A/L exams to be decided

18 Jul, 2020 | 03:07 PM

139 subject to PCR tests in Rajanganaya & only 12 year old tests positive139 subject to PCR tests in Rajanganaya & only 12 year old tests positive

17 Jul, 2020 | 07:36 PM

CA orders Acting IGP to arrest anyone for transporting sand without valid permitCA orders Acting IGP to arrest anyone for transporting sand without valid permit

17 Jul, 2020 | 03:08 PM

Police failed to protect 13th Century King’s assembly hall in Kurunegala: DG ArchaeologyPolice failed to protect 13th Century King’s assembly hall in Kurunegala: DG Archaeology

17 Jul, 2020 | 10:41 AM

Historic 13th Century ‘Kings Court’ torn down in Kurunegala by Mayor (VIDEO)Historic 13th Century ‘Kings Court’ torn down in Kurunegala by Mayor (VIDEO)Historic 13th Century ‘Kings Court’ torn down in Kurunegala by Mayor (VIDEO)

16 Jul, 2020 | 09:37 PM

All PCR test reports of Kandakadu T&R staff and inmates received : Army CommanderAll PCR test reports of Kandakadu T&R staff and inmates received : Army Commander

16 Jul, 2020 | 12:08 PM

Only 20 COVID-19 cases from outside of Kandakadu Cluster ; DIG Ajith RohanaOnly 20 COVID-19 cases from outside of Kandakadu Cluster ; DIG Ajith Rohana

15 Jul, 2020 | 07:50 PM

New Navy Commander meets President RajapaksaNew Navy Commander meets President Rajapaksa

15 Jul, 2020 | 02:03 PM

AG directs Acting IGP to record statements from Ravi Karunanayake & Arjun AloysiusAG directs Acting IGP to record statements from Ravi Karunanayake & Arjun Aloysius

14 Jul, 2020 | 04:53 PM

Movement in several areas in Rajanganaya restrictedMovement in several areas in Rajanganaya restricted

13 Jul, 2020 | 07:53 PM

IP arrested for concealing evidence on Sainthamaruthu blastIP arrested for concealing evidence on Sainthamaruthu blast

13 Jul, 2020 | 02:20 PM

Government School Holiday from 13th to 17th JulyGovernment School Holiday from 13th to 17th July

12 Jul, 2020 | 07:27 PM

Rumours of Govt. Holiday are falseRumours of Govt. Holiday are false

12 Jul, 2020 | 10:50 AM

(VIDEO) Second underwater museum in Sri Lanka declared open in Trincomalee(VIDEO) Second underwater museum in Sri Lanka declared open in Trincomalee(VIDEO) Second underwater museum in Sri Lanka declared open in Trincomalee

11 Jul, 2020 | 01:21 PM

Steps taken to prevent spread of COVID-19 to communities; Army CommanderSteps taken to prevent spread of COVID-19 to communities; Army CommanderSteps taken to prevent spread of COVID-19 to communities; Army Commander

10 Jul, 2020 | 05:26 PM

(VIDEO) Ex-OIC of the PNB obstructs the duties of a photo-journalist(VIDEO) Ex-OIC of the PNB obstructs the duties of a photo-journalist(VIDEO) Ex-OIC of the PNB obstructs the duties of a photo-journalist

10 Jul, 2020 | 12:52 PM

PCR Laboratory at Bandaranaike International Airport to commence operations on Monday (July 13)PCR Laboratory at Bandaranaike International Airport to commence operations on Monday (July 13)

10 Jul, 2020 | 08:34 AM

Only candidate’s vehicle can display promotional material : NECOnly candidate’s vehicle can display promotional material : NEC

09 Jul, 2020 | 02:51 PM

Cabinet Ministers given two more weeks to provide feedback on MCC Review ReportCabinet Ministers given two more weeks to provide feedback on MCC Review Report

09 Jul, 2020 | 11:46 AM

18 Narcotic Bureau Officers arrested so far for operating drug trafficking ring18 Narcotic Bureau Officers arrested so far for operating drug trafficking ring

08 Jul, 2020 | 06:55 PM

Sri Lanka & Maldives eliminate measles and rubella, ahead of 2023 target: WHOSri Lanka & Maldives eliminate measles and rubella, ahead of 2023 target: WHO

08 Jul, 2020 | 12:40 PM

Final report of the committee to resolve issues of electricity bills between March to May, to be submitted in cabinet todayFinal report of the committee to resolve issues of electricity bills between March to May, to be submitted in cabinet today

08 Jul, 2020 | 08:19 AM

Welikada Prison out of bounds for visitors until further noticeWelikada Prison out of bounds for visitors until further notice

07 Jul, 2020 | 03:01 PM

Welikada Inmate tests positive for COVID-19Welikada Inmate tests positive for COVID-19

07 Jul, 2020 | 10:51 AM

If diplomatic issues are solved, ECT will be up and running in two months : SLPA ChiefIf diplomatic issues are solved, ECT will be up and running in two months : SLPA Chief

06 Jul, 2020 | 06:13 PM

Kusal Mendis granted bail by Panadura Magistrate’s CourtKusal Mendis granted bail by Panadura Magistrate’s Court

06 Jul, 2020 | 12:21 PM

No record of letter from Ex-Sports Minister on 2011 CWC match-fixing claim : ICCNo record of letter from Ex-Sports Minister on 2011 CWC match-fixing claim : ICC

03 Jul, 2020 | 06:39 PM

SIU will no longer summon cricketers to record statementsSIU will no longer summon cricketers to record statements

03 Jul, 2020 | 02:33 PM

Jinthupitiya COVID-19 patient NOT a case of community transmissionJinthupitiya COVID-19 patient NOT a case of community transmission

02 Jul, 2020 | 08:26 PM

11 Police Narcotic Bureau Officers arrested; to be produced in court.11 Police Narcotic Bureau Officers arrested; to be produced in court.

02 Jul, 2020 | 03:07 PM

Former Govt. failed to serve the people of the North and East : Prime MinisterFormer Govt. failed to serve the people of the North and East : Prime Minister

01 Jul, 2020 | 07:58 PM

03 port workers climb on to gantry cranes demanding new cranes be installed03 port workers climb on to gantry cranes demanding new cranes be installed

01 Jul, 2020 | 01:14 PM

Sri Lanka Police to probe failure of Former Ministers and MPs to hand over official vehiclesSri Lanka Police to probe failure of Former Ministers and MPs to hand over official vehicles

01 Jul, 2020 | 07:53 AM

Foreign Minister briefs US Secretary of State on MCC Review ReportForeign Minister briefs US Secretary of State on MCC Review Report

30 Jun, 2020 | 01:00 PM

Assault Rifles discovered today were to be used to attack a prison bus – PoliceAssault Rifles discovered today were to be used to attack a prison bus – Police

29 Jun, 2020 | 07:44 PM

AG will not appear for Acting IGP in Gihan Pilapitiya Writ ApplicationAG will not appear for Acting IGP in Gihan Pilapitiya Writ Application

29 Jun, 2020 | 10:37 AM

Island-wide curfew lifted completelyIsland-wide curfew lifted completely

28 Jun, 2020 | 12:07 PM

“Health & safety measures need to be continued” – DIG Ajith Rohana“Health & safety measures need to be continued” – DIG Ajith Rohana

27 Jun, 2020 | 11:15 AM

MCC grant monies were never transferred to or spent by GoSLMCC grant monies were never transferred to or spent by GoSL

26 Jun, 2020 | 04:31 PM

Total COVID-19 cases in SL increase to 2010Total COVID-19 cases in SL increase to 2010

26 Jun, 2020 | 09:48 AM

“Karuna Amman” leaves CID after giving 07 hour statement“Karuna Amman” leaves CID after giving 07 hour statement

25 Jun, 2020 | 05:45 PM

SriLankan Airlines converts passenger aircraft to full freighter (PICTURES)SriLankan Airlines converts passenger aircraft to full freighter (PICTURES)

25 Jun, 2020 | 03:00 PM

Special Team of Detectives Investigating Karuna Amman’s StatementSpecial Team of Detectives Investigating Karuna Amman’s Statement

24 Jun, 2020 | 06:58 PM

Showery condition expected to enhance – Met DepartmentShowery condition expected to enhance – Met Department

24 Jun, 2020 | 09:08 AM

(VIDEO) Two leopards trapped in a snare in Pussellawa; one dead and other injured(VIDEO) Two leopards trapped in a snare in Pussellawa; one dead and other injured(VIDEO) Two leopards trapped in a snare in Pussellawa; one dead and other injured

23 Jun, 2020 | 12:27 PM

 Sri Lanka reports it’s first case of COVID-19 after two days Sri Lanka reports it’s first case of COVID-19 after two days

23 Jun, 2020 | 09:21 AM

Karuna Amman summoned to the CID to record a statementKaruna Amman summoned to the CID to record a statement

22 Jun, 2020 | 04:14 PM

Acting IGP orders CID to investigate Karuna Amman’s statement on killing soldiersActing IGP orders CID to investigate Karuna Amman’s statement on killing soldiers

22 Jun, 2020 | 10:37 AM

Action to be taken against premises conducive for dengue breedingAction to be taken against premises conducive for dengue breeding

20 Jun, 2020 | 10:35 AM

COVID-19 entered Beijing through “European Salmon” consignment- Chinese Envoy in SLCOVID-19 entered Beijing through “European Salmon” consignment- Chinese Envoy in SL

18 Jun, 2020 | 10:00 PM

(VIDEO) 2011 Cricket WC Final between India & Sri Lanka was fixed, Ex-SL Sports Minister(VIDEO) 2011 Cricket WC Final between India & Sri Lanka was fixed, Ex-SL Sports Minister(VIDEO) 2011 Cricket WC Final between India & Sri Lanka was fixed, Ex-SL Sports Minister

18 Jun, 2020 | 11:57 AM

UPDATED : Court orders CID to enforce warrants on Mahendran & Punchihewa over BOND IIUPDATED : Court orders CID to enforce warrants on Mahendran & Punchihewa over BOND II

17 Jun, 2020 | 02:01 PM

Total confirmed COVID-19 cases at 1915Total confirmed COVID-19 cases at 1915

17 Jun, 2020 | 09:02 AM

Do not inspect sand permits until govt. reaches a decision – Acting IGP  Do not inspect sand permits until govt. reaches a decision – Acting IGP  

16 Jun, 2020 | 03:55 PM

“Stop destroying documents in Keththarama”; Sports Minister instructs SLC“Stop destroying documents in Keththarama”; Sports Minister instructs SLC

15 Jun, 2020 | 08:35 PM

Two Indian High Commission Officials In Islamabad Missing: ReportsTwo Indian High Commission Officials In Islamabad Missing: Reports

15 Jun, 2020 | 03:38 PM

“No hike in bus fares” – Minister of Transport Services Management, Mahinda Amaraweera“No hike in bus fares” – Minister of Transport Services Management, Mahinda Amaraweera

15 Jun, 2020 | 08:10 AM

President orders clampdown on seizing vehicles by leasing firmsPresident orders clampdown on seizing vehicles by leasing firms

13 Jun, 2020 | 05:12 PM

President orders Police to stop leasing companies from seizing vehiclesPresident orders Police to stop leasing companies from seizing vehicles

12 Jun, 2020 | 08:31 PM

08 people test positive for COVID-19 on Thursday08 people test positive for COVID-19 on Thursday

12 Jun, 2020 | 07:48 AM

“Hospital Heist” doctor remanded until 24th June“Hospital Heist” doctor remanded until 24th June

11 Jun, 2020 | 03:37 PM

Sri Lanka’s parliamentary elections fixed for August 5Sri Lanka’s parliamentary elections fixed for August 5

10 Jun, 2020 | 02:41 PM

COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka rise to 1859COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka rise to 1859

10 Jun, 2020 | 09:48 AM

U.S. Embassy claims it did not request for the demonstration in Colombo to be blockedU.S. Embassy claims it did not request for the demonstration in Colombo to be blocked

09 Jun, 2020 | 09:28 PM

WATCH VIDEO: Police crack whip against anti US protesters in Sri LankaWATCH VIDEO: Police crack whip against anti US protesters in Sri LankaWATCH VIDEO: Police crack whip against anti US protesters in Sri Lanka

09 Jun, 2020 | 01:33 PM

Date of the General Election not announced; date will be announced during the week. – Mahinda DeshapriyaDate of the General Election not announced; date will be announced during the week. – Mahinda Deshapriya

08 Jun, 2020 | 05:08 PM

Bus priority lane rule to be strictly implemented from June 22 : PoliceBus priority lane rule to be strictly implemented from June 22 : Police

06 Jun, 2020 | 04:29 PM

CBSL to pay back depositors of The Finance Company PLCCBSL to pay back depositors of The Finance Company PLC

05 Jun, 2020 | 12:29 PM

Cabinet decision on driver’s licenceCabinet decision on driver’s licence

04 Jun, 2020 | 11:50 AM

A special 4 day dengue eradication programA special 4 day dengue eradication program

04 Jun, 2020 | 09:12 AM

CBSL must bear responsibility over slump faced by finance bodies : PM RajapaksaCBSL must bear responsibility over slump faced by finance bodies : PM Rajapaksa

03 Jun, 2020 | 04:19 PM

Maj. Gen. Jagath Gunawardena assumes duties as the new Chief of Staff of ArmyMaj. Gen. Jagath Gunawardena assumes duties as the new Chief of Staff of Army

02 Jun, 2020 | 12:48 PM

AG directs CCD to arrest Former Welikada OIC over Patali Champika accident caseAG directs CCD to arrest Former Welikada OIC over Patali Champika accident case

01 Jun, 2020 | 06:43 PM

Sri Lanka registers its 11th COVID-19 deathSri Lanka registers its 11th COVID-19 death

01 Jun, 2020 | 08:57 AM

UPDATE: No. of COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka rises to 1620UPDATE: No. of COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka rises to 1620

31 May, 2020 | 09:52 AM

Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 cases rise to 1548Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 cases rise to 1548

29 May, 2020 | 10:07 PM

Rare Black Leopard recently rescued from a snare diesRare Black Leopard recently rescued from a snare dies

29 May, 2020 | 11:52 AM

COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka spikes to 1503 with 34 new cases on ThursdayCOVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka spikes to 1503 with 34 new cases on Thursday

28 May, 2020 | 07:34 PM

13 COVID-19 patients recover13 COVID-19 patients recover

28 May, 2020 | 02:59 PM

Cabinet approval granted to import another 2500 dairy heifers from AustraliaCabinet approval granted to import another 2500 dairy heifers from Australia

28 May, 2020 | 11:02 AM

Repatriation of expat workers based on PCR tests & COVID-19 treatment facilities capacity- Admiral Jayanath ColombageRepatriation of expat workers based on PCR tests & COVID-19 treatment facilities capacity- Admiral Jayanath Colombage

28 May, 2020 | 07:48 AM

Rajitha Senaratne remanded until the 10th of June over white van press conferenceRajitha Senaratne remanded until the 10th of June over white van press conference

27 May, 2020 | 02:32 PM

Ceylon Workers Congress Leader and Minister Arumugam Thondaman passed awayCeylon Workers Congress Leader and Minister Arumugam Thondaman passed away

26 May, 2020 | 09:19 PM

275 Sri Lankan expatriates stranded in Qatar to be repatriated soon275 Sri Lankan expatriates stranded in Qatar to be repatriated soon

26 May, 2020 | 02:59 PM

Heavy rain forecast for Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central, Southern and Uva ProvincesHeavy rain forecast for Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central, Southern and Uva Provinces

26 May, 2020 | 10:45 AM

Director General of Health Services confirms 10th COVID-19 death in Sri LankaDirector General of Health Services confirms 10th COVID-19 death in Sri Lanka

25 May, 2020 | 05:26 PM

COVID- 19 UPDATE: 49 patients test positive for COVID-19 todayCOVID- 19 UPDATE: 49 patients test positive for COVID-19 today

24 May, 2020 | 10:23 PM

Never allow any harm to the Islamic brotherhood due to extremists acts of few people – President RajapaksaNever allow any harm to the Islamic brotherhood due to extremists acts of few people – President Rajapaksa

24 May, 2020 | 08:50 AM

Island-wide curfew in effect from 8 tonightIsland-wide curfew in effect from 8 tonight

23 May, 2020 | 09:35 AM

PM’s meeting with former MP’s gets underwayPM’s meeting with former MP’s gets underway

04 May, 2020 | 10:14 AM

Restrictions on Akurana, Beruwala areas relaxedRestrictions on Akurana, Beruwala areas relaxed

03 May, 2020 | 01:26 PM

More than 4600 undergoing quarantine across 35 military operated facilitiesMore than 4600 undergoing quarantine across 35 military operated facilities

02 May, 2020 | 05:49 PM

After rumours about health, North Korea state media report Kim Jong Un appearanceAfter rumours about health, North Korea state media report Kim Jong Un appearance

02 May, 2020 | 09:40 AM

Multiple agencies investigating FB videos of children threatening each otherMultiple agencies investigating FB videos of children threatening each other

01 May, 2020 | 07:08 PM

UPDATE: TOTAL COVID-19 CASES RISE TO 668UPDATE: TOTAL COVID-19 CASES RISE TO 668

01 May, 2020 | 10:38 AM

Update: Total recoveries in Sri Lanka at 139 – Global recoveries exceed 1 millionUpdate: Total recoveries in Sri Lanka at 139 – Global recoveries exceed 1 million

30 Apr, 2020 | 01:20 PM

The risk of Dengue to intensify in the coming days: Health AuthoritiesThe risk of Dengue to intensify in the coming days: Health Authorities

30 Apr, 2020 | 11:41 AM

Sri Lanka declares island-wide curfew from tomorrowSri Lanka declares island-wide curfew from tomorrow

29 Apr, 2020 | 10:07 PM

226 sailors tested positive for COVID-19 & 3609 people undergoing quarantine226 sailors tested positive for COVID-19 & 3609 people undergoing quarantine

29 Apr, 2020 | 06:29 PM

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan dead at 53Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan dead at 53

29 Apr, 2020 | 12:39 PM

Vehicle clearance at Hambantota International Port at a snail’s paceVehicle clearance at Hambantota International Port at a snail’s pace

28 Apr, 2020 | 04:00 PM

Covid-19 cases detected from Havelock Lane & TorringtonCovid-19 cases detected from Havelock Lane & Torrington

28 Apr, 2020 | 09:08 AM

COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka reach 571, after 04 new cases were reportedCOVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka reach 571, after 04 new cases were reported

27 Apr, 2020 | 07:03 PM

180 Sri Lanka Navy personnel tested positive for COVID-19180 Sri Lanka Navy personnel tested positive for COVID-19

27 Apr, 2020 | 05:56 PM

O/L Results released onlineO/L Results released online

27 Apr, 2020 | 03:18 PM

Airman among those who tested positive for COVID-19 on SundayAirman among those who tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday

27 Apr, 2020 | 12:50 PM

Body bags were requested to maintain inventory and not because of COVID-19, says Health MinistryBody bags were requested to maintain inventory and not because of COVID-19, says Health Ministry

27 Apr, 2020 | 09:21 AM

Sri Lanka records more than 500 COVID-19 casesSri Lanka records more than 500 COVID-19 cases

26 Apr, 2020 | 10:17 PM

Defence Ministry cancels leave of all Tri-Forces officers and other ranksDefence Ministry cancels leave of all Tri-Forces officers and other ranks

26 Apr, 2020 | 06:03 PM

Sri Lanka Navy issues statement on the death of a Navy officer at the Welisara Navy CampSri Lanka Navy issues statement on the death of a Navy officer at the Welisara Navy Camp

26 Apr, 2020 | 01:39 PM

Total COVID-19 cases rise to 460: Lt. Gen. Shavendra SilvaTotal COVID-19 cases rise to 460: Lt. Gen. Shavendra Silva

26 Apr, 2020 | 08:24 AM

Sri Lanka hits out at Fitch for downgrading rankingSri Lanka hits out at Fitch for downgrading ranking

25 Apr, 2020 | 05:12 PM

COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka increases to 416COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka increases to 416

24 Apr, 2020 | 08:18 PM

Six more COVID-19 infections reported in Sri LankaSix more COVID-19 infections reported in Sri Lanka

24 Apr, 2020 | 05:23 PM

Sri Lankan child infected with COVID-19 in MaldivesSri Lankan child infected with COVID-19 in Maldives

24 Apr, 2020 | 02:43 PM

Five test positive for COVID-19 after country confirms record number of infectionsFive test positive for COVID-19 after country confirms record number of infections

24 Apr, 2020 | 11:47 AM

News1st condemns attack on Indian journalist Arnab GoswamiNews1st condemns attack on Indian journalist Arnab Goswami

23 Apr, 2020 | 10:39 PM

101 Sri Lankan students airlifted from Amritsar, India101 Sri Lankan students airlifted from Amritsar, India

23 Apr, 2020 | 03:47 PM

530 samples obtained from Peliyagoda Fish Market, barber salons to remain closed530 samples obtained from Peliyagoda Fish Market, barber salons to remain closed

22 Apr, 2020 | 06:02 PM

India refutes reports of dispatching army team to Sri LankaIndia refutes reports of dispatching army team to Sri Lanka

22 Apr, 2020 | 11:11 AM

Tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka declines for the 12th consecutive monthTourist arrivals to Sri Lanka declines for the 12th consecutive month

22 Apr, 2020 | 08:50 AM

149 people released from quarantine facilities; 4348 released thus far149 people released from quarantine facilities; 4348 released thus far

21 Apr, 2020 | 05:35 PM

603 people arrested for violating Curfew-SL Police603 people arrested for violating Curfew-SL Police

21 Apr, 2020 | 12:23 PM

Market Halt to be imposed at every 5% decline- CSEMarket Halt to be imposed at every 5% decline- CSE

21 Apr, 2020 | 10:07 AM

General election to be held on June 20General election to be held on June 20

20 Apr, 2020 | 08:49 PM

Former MP Ramanayake granted bailFormer MP Ramanayake granted bail

20 Apr, 2020 | 12:06 PM

Bus Terminals and Train Stations disinfectedBus Terminals and Train Stations disinfected

19 Apr, 2020 | 04:27 PM

Leopard dies after being rescued in MaskeliyaLeopard dies after being rescued in Maskeliya

19 Apr, 2020 | 11:44 AM

EXCLUSIVE :  Four new species of Beetles identified in Sri LankaEXCLUSIVE :  Four new species of Beetles identified in Sri Lanka

18 Apr, 2020 | 03:40 PM

5000 buses, 400 trains for public transport from Monday5000 buses, 400 trains for public transport from Monday

18 Apr, 2020 | 10:28 AM

77 people have thus far recovered from COVID-1977 people have thus far recovered from COVID-19

17 Apr, 2020 | 06:39 PM

COVID-19 recoveries in Sri Lanka rises to 70COVID-19 recoveries in Sri Lanka rises to 70

17 Apr, 2020 | 12:54 PM

No Parking Fee in Colombo during curfew period ; CMCNo Parking Fee in Colombo during curfew period ; CMC

17 Apr, 2020 | 06:32 AM

Corona virus patients now mostly from quarantine campsCorona virus patients now mostly from quarantine camps

15 Apr, 2020 | 11:35 PM

15 people tested positive for COVID-19 in a single day in Sri Lanka15 people tested positive for COVID-19 in a single day in Sri Lanka

14 Apr, 2020 | 09:47 PM

IMF approves Immediate Debt Relief for 25 countries: Sri Lanka not in the listIMF approves Immediate Debt Relief for 25 countries: Sri Lanka not in the list

14 Apr, 2020 | 11:53 AM

Sri Lanka’s unemployment rate rises to 4.8 percentSri Lanka’s unemployment rate rises to 4.8 percent

13 Apr, 2020 | 03:10 PM

All universities to open in May in three separate stages : UGCAll universities to open in May in three separate stages : UGC

12 Apr, 2020 | 05:05 PM

Schools to be re-opened for second terms on May 11