Brazil s president has ordered the armed forces to help fight a record number of forest fires in the Amazon. MORE..
24 Aug 2019 (1:51 PM)
The State of Emergency not being extended will not affect investigations, arrests, detention of the suspects involved in terrorist activities, says the Police Media Spokesperson SP Ruwan Gunasekara. MORE..
24 Aug 2019 (12:58 PM)
The windy condition over the island, particularly in central hill areas, Northern, North-central and North-western provinces and in Trincomalee and Hambantota districts (up to 60 kmph at times) expected to continue, the Department of Meteorology said, issuing an advisory today (24). MORE..
24 Aug 2019 (10:50 PM)
The Ministry of Defence, issuing a special press release today (24), stated that lifting the State of Emergency will not have any impact on the ban imposed on terrorist organizations. MORE..
24 Aug 2019 (9:28 PM)
A group of Navy personnel has apprehended 983g of drugs suspected to be Cocaine at Vankalai area in Mannar early this morning (24). MORE..
24 Aug 2019 (3:56 PM)
A person has sustained critical injuries in a collision between a car and a motorcycle at Marungoda area in Anamaduwa. MORE..
24 Aug 2019 (12:18 PM)