President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has directed all Provincial Councils and Local Authorities to suspend the imposition of any extra levy or raising any existing rates or taxes. MORE..
19 Feb 2020 (7:17 PM)
Interdicted High Court Judge Gihan Pilapitiya has filed a writ application before the Court of Appeal seeking an interim injunction order preventing his arrest, says Ada Derana correspondent. MORE..
19 Feb 2020 (12:36 PM)
The Chinese coronavirus (COVID-19) patient who was diagnosed in Sri Lanka has been discharged from the Infectious Disease Hospital this morning (19). MORE..
19 Feb 2020 (12:01 PM)
Major (Retired) Ajith Prasanna, who was remanded over contempt of court charges, has been granted bail by the Colombo High Court. MORE..
19 Feb 2020 (2:15 PM)
Former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of SriLankan Airlines Kapila Chandrasena and his wife, who were arrested on money laundering charges after they surrendered to the CID this morning, have been remanded until March 04 by the Colombo Fort Magistrate s Court. MORE..
19 Feb 2020 (5:48 PM)
The Ministry of Public Administration, Home Affairs, Provincial Councils Local Government has decided to grant permanent employment to office assistants and drivers who were recruited on temporary, casual, substitute, contract or concessionary basis for State institutions. MORE..
19 Feb 2020 (2:53 PM)