Parliament has been adjourned till tomorrow morning (20) due to the lack of quorum when the New York Times story was taken up for debate today (19). MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (8:46 PM)
Public Health Inspectors (PHI) of Medical Officers of Health (MOH) Offices in Homagama and Hanwella have conducted a sudden inspection on several restaurants, fruit stalls and grocery stores in the Padukka town. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (6:45 PM)
The current government has a fear of elections, says UPFA MP Dullas Alahapperuma. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (6:21 PM)
An application seeking bail submitted by IP Neomal Rangajeewa and the former Prisons Commissioner Emil Ranjan Lamahewa has been rejected by the Colombo High Court. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (6:08 PM)
Accountability of the protecting the Galle International Stadium falls on the Minister of Sports and the Cricket board, former Test Cricket Captain Arjuna Ranataunga stated, issuing a media release. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (6:03 PM)
A fire broke out, last evening (18), at the warehouse of a private textile factory in Lansiyahena area in Dompe, said Ada Derana reporter. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (5:15 PM)
Perpetual Treasuries Limited owner Arjun Aloysius and CEO Kasun Palisena have been further remanded until 2nd August by the Colombo Fort Magistrate. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (4:53 PM)
State Minister of Finance Eran Wickramaratne says that, the discussions on the Mattala Airport will be concluded by the end of this year and the agreement on Mattala would be valid for 40 years. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (4:43 PM)
A protest has been launched this morning (19) urging the authorities to provide a solution to the prevailing shortage of doctors in the Maskeliya District Hospital, said Ada Derana reporter. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (4:08 PM)
A dense fog, spurred by extreme weather conditions in the central hills, has severely affected the vehicular movements in the area. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (2:54 PM)
Political prisoners who are imprisoned under the Prevention of Terrorism Act should be released immediately, says the National Movement for the Release of Political Prisoners. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (2:37 PM)
Chilaw Bar Association has unanimously decided to temporarily suspend the membership of Attorney-at-Law Sugandhika Fernando, who made controversial statements against the judiciary. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (2:16 PM)
The Colombo High Court today sentenced the former Akurana Divisional Secretary to 5 years rigorous imprisonment over bribery charges. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (1:41 PM)
Train services on the up-country railway line will be restored by this afternoon (19), stated the Department of Railways. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (1:37 PM)
Three Police Officers In Charge have received immediate transfers based on service requirements. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (1:15 PM)
Facebook, facing growing criticism for posts that have incited violence in countries including Sri Lanka, has said that it would begin removing misinformation that could lead to people being physically harmed. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (12:48 PM)
In a surprise raid, the Ramanathapuram district police seized 304 kilograms of ganja that was schedule to be illegally shipped to Sri Lanka. The police found the narcotic substance packed in 152 sealed packets that weighed two kilograms each. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (12:39 PM)
Three persons have been apprehended at Polgolla area in Kandy for the possession of Elephant Pearls aka Gajamuthu . MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (12:31 PM)
A nine-hour water cut will be imposed from 9.00pm tomorrow (20) is several parts of Colombo, the National Water Supply and Drainage Board said. MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (12:17 PM)
The Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) says that they will arrive at a final decision on engaging in a strike action, today (19). MORE..
19 Jul 2018 (12:12 PM)