The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has seized a huge quantity of drugs, including 100 kg of heroin that originated from Pakistan, from a Sri Lankan boat on the high seas south of Thoothukudi (Tuticorin) off the Tamil Nadu coast in a major anti-smuggling operation that lasted for nine days. MORE..
26 Nov 2020 (12:53 AM)
Leaders in France and Britain on Tuesday announced tentative easings of lockdown restrictions heading into the Christmas holiday season while acknowledging that the coronavirus was far from under control. MORE..
25 Nov 2020 (7:29 PM)
The Permanent High Court Trial-at-Bar has rejected a bail application submitted by former Presidential Chief of Staff Dr. I.H.K Mahanama, who is serving a 20-year prison sentence after being found guilty in a massive bribery case. MORE..
25 Nov 2020 (3:58 PM)
Several Grama Niladari Divisions in Kalutara and Kandy Districts have been declared as isolated areas with immediate effect. MORE..
25 Nov 2020 (9:02 PM)
The Ministry of Health says 485 more individuals, who were previously diagnosed with Covid-19, have made complete recoveries. MORE..
25 Nov 2020 (3:51 PM)
The Court of Appeal today (25) dismissed the writ application filed by the Centre for Environmental Justice (CEJ) challenging the China-funded Colombo Port City project. MORE..
25 Nov 2020 (5:48 PM)