The economy must be understood-Amaraweera

10 hours ago

Minister Mahinda Amaraweera says all individuals must be committed to ensuring a strong transport service.

45 complaints lodged, post-election-CMEV

10 hours ago

The Centre for Monitoring Election Violence says 45 complaints have been lodged during the post-election period.

13 arrested during post election period-Police

10 hours ago

The Police says 13 persons have been arrested thus far over various incidents reported during the post-election period.

2 arrested in Rajagiriya with 10kgs of heroin

10 hours ago

Two suspects have been arrested in Rajagiriya for the possession of more than 10 kilograms of heroin.

ASP arrested in Chilaw for accepting a bribe

11 hours ago

The Chilaw ASP has been arrested by the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption related to a bribery charge.

12hr water cut in effect in Gampaha on Sunday

11 hours ago

The Water Board says the water supply to several areas in the Gampaha District will be disrupted on Sunday from 8am till 8am on Monday.

Education industry needs major reforms-Dullas

12 hours ago

Minister of Education Dullas Alahapperuma says the education industry is in need of major reforms.

‘UNP must analyse results of Presidential Election’

12 hours ago

UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe says he fulfilled all his responsibilities at the Presidential Election without any shortcomings.

US & Japan Ambassadors call on the President

12 hours ago

The United States and Japanese Ambassadors today called on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat.

Edinburgh University to return 9 human skulls to SL

14 hours ago

Edinburgh University will return a set of nine human skulls to their homeland of Sri Lanka in a repatriation ceremony today.

The Cabinet has a lot to achieve-President

15 hours ago

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa says the new Cabinet of Ministers is tasked with fulfilling the aspirations of the public.

RW wants action against violence faced by UNPers

15 hours ago

UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe has urged the President to take action against violence faced by UNP supporters.

Lalith Weeratunga’s travel ban temporarily lifted

16 hours ago

The Appeals Court today lifted the overseas travel ban imposed on Former Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga.

Fire at a 4-storey store in Katubedda doused

16 hours ago

The fire that broke out at a 4-storey chemical store in Katubedda, Moratuwa this morning has been doused.

50kg cement bag increased by Rs.100

17 hours ago

The National Movement for Protection of Consumer Rights says the CAA has taken steps to increase the price of a 50kg cement bag by Rs.100.

‘Will not accept any Ministerial posts’

17 hours ago

MP Udaya Gammanpila has decided not to accept any Ministerial posts during the period of the caretaker government.

Nationwide inflation rises to 5.6% in Oct 2019

17 hours ago

Sri Lanka's nationwide inflation in October 2019 determined under the NCPI increased to 5.6% from 5.0% recorded in September.

The new Cabinet of Ministers sworn in

18 hours ago

A new Cabinet of Ministers has been sworn in. The swearing in ceremony was held at the Presidential Secretariat this morning.