Army Chief before PSC on Easter attacks

2 hours ago

Army Commander Lt. General Mahesh Senanayake has commenced testifying before the Committee probing the Easter attacks.

Kalametiya fire to be probed

2 hours ago

State Minister Dilip Wedaarachchi says an investigation will be launched in to the fire that was reported at the Kalametiya fisheries harbor.

People’s Bank will not be privatized- Finance Min

3 hours ago

The Finance Ministry says news reports that the People’s Bank will be privatized is completely false and misleading.

Cabinet to amend dress code for state sector

4 hours ago

The Cabinet has granted approval to amend the circular issued on the 29th of May pertaining to the dress code of the state sector.

The 19th Amendment is a curse-President

4 hours ago

The President says the 19th Amendment is the cause behind the political instability in the country.

SLR to be declared an essential service

4 hours ago

A gazette notification is due to be issued declaring Sri Lanka Railways an essential service.

Cabinet approves 50,000 USD aid grant to Cuba

5 hours ago

The Cabinet of Ministers has approved a proposal to grant 50,000 USD in aid to Cuba.

40 boats destroyed in fire at Hungama harbour

6 hours ago

Around 40 boats have been destroyed in a fire at the Kalamatiya, Hungama fisheries harbour.

6th meeting on SLFP-SLPP alliance today

6 hours ago

The SLFP and Podujana Peramuna to hold another round of talks today on forming an alliance.

President signs execution orders for drug convicts

7 hours ago

The President today confirmed that he signed orders to execute four persons found guilty of narcotic related crimes.

Two probes into Kilinochchi collision

8 hours ago

The Army says 2 investigations will be launched into the collision of an Army truck with a train in Kilinochchi yesterday.

1mn land & freehold deeds to be handed over

8 hours ago

The Cabinet of Ministers has approved a proposal to hand over 1 million land and freehold deeds.

24hr water cut in several areas in Colombo

8 hours ago

A 24-Hour water cut will be imposed from 9am today in several areas including Colombo.

Wennappuwa PS Chairman issued notice by Court

9 hours ago

Wennappuwa Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman and 5 others have been issued notice to table facts in Court over an alleged order.

UNHRC updated on rights, peace & security in SL

9 hours ago

The government has briefed the UNHRC on progress made in addressing human rights concerns and national security imperatives.

Rishad & Army Commander to face the PSC today

9 hours ago

MP Rishad Bathiudeen and Army Commander Lt. General Mahesh Senanayake will appear before the PSC probing the Easter attacks.

Govt. efforts at wiping out the IS praised-PM

9 hours ago

The Prime Minister says measures taken by the government to wipe out the IS in the country have been commended.

Death toll in Kilinochchi collision increases to 6

10 hours ago

The death toll in the train and Army vehicle collision in Kilinochchi yesterday has increased to six persons.