A group deployed by the Commonwealth to observe the presidential election in Sri Lanka has called on stakeholders to demonstrate commitment to a "peaceful, transparent, credible and inclusive" poll. MORE..
13 Nov 2019 (12:57 AM)
A group of foreign election observers are set to arrive in the country within today (12) and tomorrow (13), according to the Commissioner General of Elections Saman Sri Rathnayake. MORE..
12 Nov 2019 (12:33 PM)
An individual who was arrested with over 33 grams of heroin has been shot dead by police officers when the suspect attempted to escape while being escorted under custody to the Karapitiya JMO this afternoon (12). MORE..
12 Nov 2019 (3:38 PM)
A person who was convicted for the possession of 200g 600mg of heroin has been sentenced to death. MORE..
12 Nov 2019 (11:16 AM)
The five-year ban imposed by the Indian government on the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) has been confirmed by a tribunal set up by the Narendra Modi government to examine whether the prohibitions on the terror organisation should continue. MORE..
12 Nov 2019 (2:28 PM)
Sri Lanka s air quality is soon returning to normal as the air quality index has reached moderate levels from above 100 recorded last week, the state-owned National Building Research Organization (NBRO) said here Monday. MORE..
11 Nov 2019 (10:36 PM)