The Islamic State (ISIL) has lost its final territorial enclave in the village of Baghuz after the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) declared "total elimination of the so-called caliphate". MORE..
23 Mar 2019 (4:08 PM)
Four ships of the Royal Australian Navy arrived in Sri Lanka today (23) to participate in the Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2019 (IPE 19), Australia s largest ever defence engagement with Sri Lanka. MORE..
24 Mar 2019 (1:26 AM)
The Department of Meteorology says that thunderstorms accompanied by lightning and thunder are likely to occur in Sabaragamuwa, Central, Southern and Western provinces. MORE..
23 Mar 2019 (5:13 PM)
Sri Lanka signed a $989-million loan with China s Exim Bank on Friday to build a highway linking the centre of the Indian Ocean island to a Chinese-built seaport in the south, the Sri Lankan finance ministry said. MORE..
23 Mar 2019 (3:01 AM)
Sub-Inspector Upali Samarasekara, who was stabbed during an anti-narcotics walk in Warakapola and later succumbed to injuries, posthumously promoted to the rank of Inspector of Police (IP) on the instructions of the IGP.
22 Mar 2019 (8:20 PM)
Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa says that Sri Lanka s youth do not like to take risks and that it is one of the major issues in the country. MORE..
23 Mar 2019 (3:13 PM)