Five Lankans nabbed with 340kg of heroin in Kochi

28 mins ago

The Indian NCB has seized 340kg of heroin from a Sri Lankan shipping boat and arrested five people for drug trafficking in Kochi.

Two more COVID deaths confirmed in Sri Lanka

42 mins ago

Two COVID-19 related fatalities have been recorded in the country, increasing the death toll to 620.

Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 tally increases to 97,105

2 hours ago

The number of COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country has risen to 97,105 following the detection of 309 patients yesterday.

TNA responsible for delay to hold PC Election-GL

12 hours ago

Minister Prof. GL Peiris today attributed the delay in the conduct of the Provincial Council Election to the TNA.

‘Port City must be monitored by Parliament’

12 hours ago

MP Kiriella says the good governance govt also discussed members who should be named to monitor activities at the Colombo Port City.

COVID-19 recoveries increase to 93,374

12 hours ago

The number of COVID-19 recoveries recorded in the country has increased to 93,374.

Political victimization PCoI report debate this week

12 hours ago

The PCoI report on alleged political victimizations will be debated in Parliament on Thursday and Friday.

Asela Sampath released on bail

13 hours ago

The Chairman of the All Island Canteen Owners' Association, Asela Sampath, has been released on bail.

Second vaccine dose to be administered from 1st week May

13 hours ago

The Epidemiology Unit says the second dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVIShield vaccine will be administered from the 1st week of May.

Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 caseload hits 97,000

14 hours ago

The number of COVID-19 infections confirmed in the country has risen to 97,000.

Port City Bill petitions to be considered again tomorrow

14 hours ago

The petitions filed before SC challenging the Colombo Port City Economic Commission Bill, to be taken up once again tomorrow.

President assumes duties in the New Year

14 hours ago

President assumes duties in the New Year by meeting members of the government.

SLPP decides against May Day marches

14 hours ago

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna Alliance party leaders have decided to refrain from conducting May Day marches due to COVID-19.

All universities to reopen on April 27th

15 hours ago

All universities in the country will reopen on the 27th of April for academic activities.

2nd term school holidays limited to one week

15 hours ago

The Ministry of Education says second term school holidays for the year 2021 will be limited to one week.

SL High Commission in New Delhi closed

16 hours ago

The Sri Lankan High Commission in New Delhi will remain temporarily closed until further notice.

Councillor arrested over assaulting another Councillor

16 hours ago

A female Maharagama Urban Councillor has been arrested for allegedly assaulting another female Councillor.

Producers say coconut oil can be sold for Rs.450

16 hours ago

Coconut oil producers say a bottle of coconut oil can be made available to consumers for Rs.450, if raw material is made available.