Sri Lanka will get about $600 million, on a staggered basis, from the Asian Development Bank after the International Monetary Fund releases the second tranche of a $2.9 billion bailout for the crisis-hit country, an official said on Tuesday. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (9:23 PM)
A sub-inspector attached to Kalmunai police station who was arrested on charges of soliciting a sexual bribe has been remanded until December 19, on the orders of the Colombo Chief Magistrate. MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (10:36 AM)
The Severe Cyclonic Storm "MICHAUNG" (pronounced as "MIGJAUM") over West-Central Bay of Bengal has crossed the Andhra Pradesh coast of India and this system is gradually weakening, according to the Meteorology Department. MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (9:06 AM)
In a momentous ceremony held today (Dec.05), the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) marked a significant chapter in the history with the ceremonial induction of two Harbin Y-12 IV aircraft at SLAF Base in Ratmalana. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (11:12 PM)
British Home Secretary James Cleverly arrived in Rwanda on Tuesday to sign a new treaty to send asylum seekers to the African nation after the UK s top court declared the deportation scheme unlawful. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (5:47 PM)
A police officer has committed suicide this morning (Dec.06) by shooting himself using his service firearm.
6 Dec 2023 (11:29 AM)