The Joint Opposition will hand over a letter to the Bribery Commission regarding no action being taken about complaints made to the Commission concerning 10 ministers of the Yahapalana government. MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (3:54 PM)
The price of a number of expensive medicinal drugs (eg. cancer treatment drugs) will be reduced in July, says Minister of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine Dr. Rajitha Senaratne. MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (3:25 PM)
The body of the Saudi Arabian tourist, who went missing after an inflatable boat toppled in the Mahaweli River, has been recovered in the Warathenna area. MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (3:19 PM)
Patients of the Intensive Care Unit and many other patients of Nawalapitiya General Hospital have been transferred to different hospital last night (20), due to a power failure. MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (3:13 PM)
Two persons have reportedly died after falling into a toilet pit in Aranayake. MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (2:24 PM)
An illegal liquor brewery within a Muthurajawela forest in Ja-Ela has been raided by officials of the Colombo Excise special Operation Unit. MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (2:07 PM)
Public Health Inspectors (PHI) have filed cases against 22 shops for the sale of food not suitable for human consumption during a raid in Angunakolapelessa Health Medical Superintendent Division. MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (1:24 PM)
Commissioner General of the Department for Registration of Persons, P.V. Gunathilake has requested students sitting for the G.C.E. Ordinary Level and Advanced Level examinations this year to send in the applications for the National Identity Card (NIC) at the earliest possible. MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (1:07 PM)
The postal strike will be continued further due to unsuccessful discussions, says Postal Trade Unions. MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (12:45 PM)
The inauguration of the City Condominium Developers Society was held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena in Colombo today (20), says President s Media Division. MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (12:28 PM)
Vehicular movement from Mahawatta junction to Bogaha junction on the Madampitiya road in Modara, will be restricted from 9pm tomorrow (22) until 5am on the 25th June. MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (12:10 PM)
Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) organization says that they will commence a fast unto death if the imprisoned Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thero does not receive bail within tomorrow (22). MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (11:08 AM)
The Professionals National Front has made a decision to inform the Mahanayaka theros regarding the Sri Lanka-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (SLSFTA). MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (10:34 AM)
The International Monetary Fund urged Sri Lanka to let its rupee keep sliding and not intervene further to bolster the ailing currency as it fell to historic lows. MORE..
21 Jun 2018 (9:39 AM)
Following the announcement that the United States withdrew from the United Nations Human Rights Council, the US Ambassador in Colombo Atul Keshap has met with Sri Lankan officials to assure them continued support to fulfill commitments in the UNHRC resolution. MORE..
20 Jun 2018 (11:09 PM)
The General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University (Special Provisions) Bill, to absorb SAITM medical students into the KDU, was passed in Parliament with amendment today (20). MORE..
20 Jun 2018 (8:29 PM)
China s state-owned China Merchant Port Holdings has paid the final tranche of US$ 584 million in the Hambantota Port investment to the Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA). MORE..
20 Jun 2018 (8:08 PM)
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs today urged anyone in Sri Lanka or overseas to share with the Office on Missing Persons information regarding any individuals, including security forces and police personnel, who may be considered to be missing. MORE..
20 Jun 2018 (7:57 PM)
One person has been reported missing after an inflatable boat carrying a group of Saudi Arabian tourists toppled in the Mahaweli River at Gohagoda, Katugastota. MORE..
20 Jun 2018 (6:44 PM)
More than 190 people are now thought to be missing after Monday s ferry disaster on Lake Toba, on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. MORE..
20 Jun 2018 (6:24 PM)