Parliament commands confidence in RW

The motion tabled in Parliament citing that the House has full confidence in Ranil Wickremesinghe was passed in Parliament.

Investigations into ‘Sunil Shantha’ handed over to the CID

The IGP has ordered further investigations into drug racketeer 'Sunil Shantha' to be handed over to the CID.

New system to obtain pictures for NICs

A new system has been introduced to obtain pictures for National Identity Cards according to international standards.

Motion of confidence on RW presented

A motion stating Parliament has full confidence in UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe was presented in Parliament today.

MR’s petition hearing against interim order on Friday

Petition filed against interim injunction issued by the Appeals Court is due to be taken up for hearing at the Supreme Court on Friday.

Only solution is a general election- Dullas

The UPFA has once again reiterated that the only solution to the prevailing political crisis is the conduct of a general election.

MR’s Quo Warranto hearing on Jan 16, 17 & 18

Hearing of Quo Warranto writ petition filed against Mahinda Rajapaksa and his cabinet has been postponed.

Estate workers call off trade union action

Estate Workers have decided to call off trade union action that had continued for eight days demanding an increase to basic daily wages.

Police arrest suspect involved in prison break

Police have succeeded in finding and arresting a notorious criminal convicted for illegal narcotics trade, who recently escaped from prison.

Singer Upali Kannangara no more

Popular singer Upali Kannangara has passed away at a private hospital in Colombo aged 67.

Skeletal sample of mass grave to be sent to the US

Several samples extracted from the skeletal remains found buried in the mass grave are due to be sent to a University in Florida.

Conduct elections under a legitimate govt. -CMEV

The Centre for Monitoring Election Violence says if a general election is somehow called it must only be conducted under a legal government.