Due to a low-level atmospheric disturbance in the southeast of Sri Lanka prevailing showery condition over the island, particularly in the Eastern, Uva, North-Central and Northern provinces, is likely to enhance further from today, states the Department of Meteorology. MORE..
8 Dec 2019 (9:57 AM)
Sri Lankan authorities revealed that 163,371 persons belonging to 48,329 families have been affected so far due to the prevailing inclement weather conditions in parts of the country. MORE..
8 Dec 2019 (2:05 AM)
Sri Lanka Government on Saturday defended the action of one of its army officer charged by a UK court for making offensive gesture to LTTE supporters in London, saying that he is entitled to diplomatic immunity. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (10:53 PM)
The 269 hectare of land of the Colombo Port City officially declared a part of Sri Lanka at an event graced by Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa this evening (07). MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (8:57 PM)
Sri Lanka has surpassed India and all other SAARC countries after 28 years by winning 15 gold medals in the athletic events at the South Asian Games (SAG) 2019 held in Nepal. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (8:11 PM)
Naval personnel have seized 818kg of Beedi leaves on the coast of Kappaladdy, Kalpitiya. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (7:33 PM)
A ceremony is currently underway at Colombo Port City to add 269 hectares of land to Sri Lanka, says Ada Derana reporter. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (7:23 PM)
The Tamil Progressive Alliance is yet to decide whether it would contest with the United National Party (UNP) in the upcoming General Elections. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (6:40 PM)
A total of 70,957 families have been affected by the prevailing adverse weather condition, according to the Disaster Management Centre. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (5:52 PM)
Parliamentary seat for the post of Opposition Leader is yet to be decided, says Sergeant-at-arms Narendra Fernando. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (4:04 PM)
Archbishop of Colombo Diocese, Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith has left the Presidential Commission of Inquiry probing the Easter Sunday terror bombings after giving his statement in open court. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (3:10 PM)
Two accomplices of the underworld figure Angoda Lokka have been arrested while in possession of Kerala Cannabis. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (2:23 PM)
A Sri Lankan contender has been crowned Mrs. World 2020 at the World Pageant held in Las Vegas, United States. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (12:53 PM)
The National Police Commission (NPC) has granted transfers to a total of 60 Police officers including four Deputy Inspector Generals of Police. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (12:33 PM)
Archbishop of Colombo Diocese, Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith has arrived at the Presidential Commission of Inquiry probing the Easter Sunday terror bombings, for the 2nd day of evidence recording, says Ada Derana reporter. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (11:14 AM)
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka has cautioned the public to be cautioned of certain individuals and entities mobilizing funds from the public by issuing various instruments. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (10:49 AM)
The Meteorology Department says the prevailing showery condition in Eastern and Uva provinces and in Polonnaruwa district is likely to continue and the possibility for evening thundershowers in the south-western part of the island is high. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (10:07 AM)
The government has established a National Authority under the Ministry of Defence to ensure the safe use of Scheduled Chemicals In the industrial sector without hindering their proper functioning, says Defence Secretary Major General (Retired) Kamal Gunaratne. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (1:38 AM)
Lack of any Muslim Ministers in Sri Lanka s new Cabinet is just fine, says Leader of All Ceylon Makkal Congress (ACMC) Rishad Bathiudeen. MORE..
7 Dec 2019 (1:06 AM)
Minister of the Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, Abdulla Shahid has called on Speaker of Parliament Karu Jayasuriya at the Parliament Complex today (06). MORE..
6 Dec 2019 (11:23 PM)