The Defense Ministry has established a Task Force to monitor the progress to speed up the on-going investigation by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) into last year s Easter Sunday serial terrorist attacks in the country, which had claimed more than 250 lives. MORE..
23 Feb 2020 (4:31 PM)
Twenty-four Sri Lankan fishermen have been arrested by the Bangladesh authorities from the Bay of Bengal on charges of fishing illegally inside Bangladesh s maritime boundary in Chattogram. MORE..
23 Feb 2020 (2:56 PM)
Showers will occur at times in Nuwara-Eliya, Mathale, Badulla and Bandarawela districts, according to the Department of Meteorology. MORE..
23 Feb 2020 (10:07 AM)
Five individuals have been killed in a motor accident on the Kandy-Jaffna highway (A-9) in Omanthai, earlier this evening (23). MORE..
23 Feb 2020 (11:10 PM)
Minority parties, as well as civil organizations, have come together to form a broad coalition to collectively deal with anti-democratic actions being carried out against minority parties, states the Leader of the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) MP Rauff Hakeem. MORE..
23 Feb 2020 (9:00 PM)
Issuing a statement, Secretary to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ravinatha Ariyasinha offers a clarification to a news report on the proceedings at the Presidential Commission of Inquiry Probing the Easter Sunday Attacks. MORE..
23 Feb 2020 (7:07 PM)