The petition filed against Minister Rishad Bathiudeen, seeking the prohibition of deforestation at Vilaththukulam forest reserve in Wilpattu National Park, has been scheduled to be heard on June 28th. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (1:56 PM)
Sri Lanka has successfully tested artificial rain for the first time in the country with moderate rainfall experienced over the Maussakele Reservoir for around 45 minutes. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (6:39 PM)
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Sabaragamuwa, Central, Western, North-western, Southern and Uva provinces and in Anuradhapura and Mannar districts after 2.00p.m., the Department of Meteorology says. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (10:59 AM)
An explosion at a pesticide plant in eastern China has killed 47 people and injured more than 600, state media said on Friday, the latest casualties in a series of industrial accidents that has angered the public. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (12:27 PM)
The incumbent government had to allocate most of the country s revenues for social development, says Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (7:00 PM)
Beliatta Pradeshiya Sabha Opposition Leader and UNP member Kapila Amarakoon, who was admitted to hospital with gunshot wounds on March 20th, has succumbed to injuries early this morning (22), the police spokesperson said. MORE..
22 Mar 2019 (10:21 AM)