The total number of positive COVID-19 cases reported in Sri Lanka escalated to 3,363 on Monday night (28) as another person was confirmed to have contracted the virus. MORE..
29 Sep 2020 (11:29 AM)
The petitions filed against the draft bill of the 20th Amendment to the Constitution are to be taken up for consideration today (29). MORE..
29 Sep 2020 (11:02 AM)
Two persons who had been in possession of 653g of Mandy , an artificial chemical drug, have been arrested by the Police Special Task Force (STF). MORE..
29 Sep 2020 (10:19 AM)
Showers will occur at times in Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central and North Western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts, says the Department of Meteorology. MORE..
29 Sep 2020 (9:47 AM)
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa explored the possibility of assigning the larger percentage of supply of school and security forces uniform material to local industrialists, today (28). MORE..
29 Sep 2020 (1:11 AM)
The total number of positive COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country reached 3,362 as two more foreign arrivals tested positive for the virus today (28). MORE..
29 Sep 2020 (12:17 AM)
The Cabinet of Ministers has decided to provide uniform material for school children instead of the vouchers. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (11:00 PM)
The Sri Lanka Railways has taken steps to resume operation of two trains that had been temporarily suspended, stated the Department of Government Information. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (8:36 PM)
The final rites of the popular actor and film director Tennyson Cooray are scheduled to be performed on Thursday (October 01). MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (7:41 PM)
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) today announced that the Bangladesh National Team s Tour of Sri Lanka which was scheduled to take place during the months of September - November 2020 has been postponed owing to the current Covid-19 pandemic situation. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (7:03 PM)
The next Bishop of Colombo will be Fr Dushantha Rodrigo, the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby announced today. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (6:49 PM)
The Consumer Affairs Authority says that legal action is to be taken against 56 traders in several areas for selling coconuts above the prices according to the circumference. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (6:47 PM)
Twenty-one more petitions have been filed today before the Supreme Court challenging the proposed 20th Amendment to the Constitution, bringing the total number of applications filed against the draft bill thus far to 39. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (5:59 PM)
Minister of Justice Ali Sabry says that the 13th Amendment to the Constitution or the 1987 Bilateral Accord will not be looked into when forming the newly proposed 20th Amendment to the Constitution. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (5:40 PM)
The positive momentum of the Colombo stock market continued on Monday (September 28) boosting confidence in investors. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (5:14 PM)
Colombo Chief Magistrate has imposed a travel ban on the Captain of the oil tanker MT New Diamond , stated Ada Derana reporter. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (4:56 PM)
Two more patients who had previously tested positive for Covid-19 have been discharged from hospital after recovering and testing negative. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (4:17 PM)
Another petition has been filed at the Supreme Court challenging the government-proposed 20th Amendment to the Constitution. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (3:39 PM)
The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) has appointed a 10-member committee to study the proposed 20th Amendment to the Constitution draft bill and submit recommendations to the party. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (3:37 PM)
A woman sustaining critical injuries in an assault has died in the Thalahena area in Talangama, stated the Police. MORE..
28 Sep 2020 (2:36 PM)