The windy condition is expected to enhance (up to 70 kmph) at times over Northern, North-central and North-western provinces and in Trincomalee, Hambantota and Matale districts, the Department of Meteorology said issuing an advisory. MORE..
23 Aug 2019 (2:14 PM)
Sri Lanka s Tourism Minister John Amaratunga says that he believes that the state of emergency, which has been in place in the country since the Easter Sunday terror attacks, will finally be lifted next week. MORE..
22 Aug 2019 (7:35 PM)
Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa stated that he had withdrawn from his US citizenship on the 17th of April and has informed the Department of Immigration and Emigration on the matter. MORE..
22 Aug 2019 (6:08 PM)
Any person involved in gambling firms will be barred from the nation s cricket governing body as officials bid to eradicate match-fixing scandals that have dogged the sport, the government said Thursday. MORE..
23 Aug 2019 (12:11 AM)
The Colombo High Court today sentenced notorious drug kingpin Mohamed Najim Mohamed Imran alias Kanjipani Imran to 6 years rigorous imprisonment for the possession and trafficking of 5.3 kg of cannabis.
23 Aug 2019 (1:09 PM)
Army Intelligence Sergeant Chamika Sumith Kumara has been arrested over the abduction of journalist Keith Noyahr. MORE..
23 Aug 2019 (1:19 PM)