Remains of 300 persons unearthed in Mannar

A total of 300 full skeletal remains have been uncovered thus far from the mass grave at the location of a former Sathosa building in

Angunakolapelessa Prison assault on video

A CCTV footage captured from within the Angunakolapelessa Prison containing visuals of a group clad-in uniforms of prisons officers assaulting inmates has been released.

‘Health service activities won’t be investigated’

Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne claims the President has assured that a Commission will not be appointed to investigate health related activities.

‘Politics in education & health sectors damaging’

Minister Thalatha Athukorala says the politicisation of the education and health sectors has severely affected the public.

‘UNP govt. has not signed unhealthy agreements’

Minister Daya Gamage says the UNP-led government has never signed agreements that are detrimental to the country.

CID issues summons to Namal, Wimal & Shashi

Summons has been issued for MPs Namal Rajapaksa and Wimal Weerawansa including Shashi Weerawansa to appear before the CID.

Govt. held hostage by the TNA- Wimal

MP Wimal Weerawansa claims that the present government has been taken hostage by the Tamil National Alliance.

Sri Lanka & the Philippines sign 5 agreements

The Philippines and Sri Lanka signed five agreements during President Maithripala Sirisena’s state visit to the country.

President meets his Philippine counterpart

President Maithripala Sirisena has met with his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte at the Malacañan Palace.

DIG Nalaka De Silva further remanded

DIG Nalaka De Silva and an Indian arrested in connection to the alleged VVIP assassination plot have been further remanded.

Committee named to look into Angunakolapelessa Prison assault

A committee has been appointed to look into an incident of alleged assault on a group of inmates of the Angunakolapelessa Prison.

Wimal was ordered to pay 1 mn not 10 – NFF

NFF says Wimal Weerawansa was ordered to pay Tilvin Silva only 1 million and not 10 million as falsely reported.