A senior U.S. State Department official warned on Tuesday that Sri Lanka s appointment of a war veteran accused of serious human rights violations as head of its army could affect U.S. military cooperation and investment in the island nation. MORE..
21 Aug 2019 (10:02 AM)
The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has been granted permission to record statements from five death row inmates who have allegedly conspired to assassinate the president. MORE..
21 Aug 2019 (12:06 AM)
The Department of Meteorology today issued an advisory for high waves and coastal inundation for the coastal areas from Puttalam to Pottuvil via Colombo, Galle and Hambanthota. MORE..
21 Aug 2019 (4:33 PM)
The members of the tri-member Committee appointed by the President to probe the Easter attacks revealed that the explosives used for the Easter attacks had been made using Urea Nitrate, the same substance used in the explosives for the 9'11 attacks in the United States. MORE..
21 Aug 2019 (2:46 AM)
Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka says that all the issues that had existed with regard to the forming of the UNP-led alliance "Democratic National Front" had been resolved at the party leaders meeting last Saturday. MORE..
21 Aug 2019 (8:42 PM)
The term of the Parliamentary Select Committee appointed to probe the terror attacks took place in different places in Sri Lanka on 21st April 2019 has been extended till the 30th of September. MORE..
21 Aug 2019 (5:23 PM)