All police stations in Colombo have reportedly been advised to stay on high alert with regard to a suspicious lorry and a small van entering the city. MORE..
23 Apr 2019 (5:24 PM)
Police curfew will be re-imposed across the island starting from 9.00 p.m. today (23) until 4.00 a.m. tomorrow (24), the Police Spokesperson says. MORE..
23 Apr 2019 (6:27 PM)
Two suspects, who were among the 6 persons deported from Dubai this morning, have been handed over to Weligama Police and the Colombo Crimes Division. MORE..
23 Apr 2019 (10:47 PM)
State Minister of Defence Ruwan Wijewardene says that initial investigations have revealed that Sunday s bombings in Sri Lanka were carried out by a local Islamic extremist group in response to the mass shooting at a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand. MORE..
23 Apr 2019 (4:42 PM)
UNP Parliamentarian Prof. Ashu Marasinghe is to present a private member s bill to the Parliament proposing to ban the burqa in Sri Lanka for national security. MORE..
23 Apr 2019 (6:02 PM)
Eighteen persons have been taken into custody on suspicion from Aluthgama, Beruwala, Katana and Warakapola areas during a special operation carried out last night, in connection with the Easter Sunday bombings. MORE..
24 Apr 2019 (9:18 AM)