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)
Police have raided an educational institute which had unlawfully carried out its operations at Lauries Road in Bambalapitiya and arrested a woman who is said to be the Director of the institution. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (3:27 PM)
Following a milestone in international relations and provenance research, six priceless Kandyan artefacts seized during the Dutch colonial occupation of Sri Lanka have now been returned from the Netherlands. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (4:46 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)
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)