Advance environmental conservation projects – MS

12 mins ago

President Sirisena has issued directives to authorities to advance all programmes implemented to protect the environment.

Wijenayake questions whether MS can be summoned

36 mins ago

Attorney Lal Wijenayake questions as to whether the President can be summoned before the Parliament Select Committee.

Only a few suspects left to arrest – John

1 hour ago

Minister Amaratunga says only a small number of suspects with links to the Easter Sunday terrorists are yet to be arrested.

PSC probing attacks calls for public written representations

1 hour ago

Parliament Select Committee examining Easter attacks decides to obtain written representations from the public in this regard.

1 arrested over grenades found in Baduraliya school

1 hour ago

A suspect has been arrested in connection to the discovery of 13 hand grenades, in the vicinity of a school in Dickhena, Baduraliya.

Another 5 arrested over Easter Sunday attacks

14 hours ago

Another five suspects have been arrested over ties to the suicide bombers who carried out the Easter Sunday attacks.

India & Japan to build container terminal in Colombo?

15 hours ago

Sri Lanka is in advanced talks with India and Japan to construct a container terminal at the port in Colombo.

Navy vows to curb conspiracies

16 hours ago

Lt. Commander Isuru Sooriyabandara says stern action will be taken against those engaged in conspiracies using the Easter attack.

PM asks for travel advisories to be lifted

16 hours ago

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today met with residential Ambassadors and High Commissioners at the Temple Trees.

41 bank accounts of detained persons suspended

17 hours ago

The Police say the CID & the TID are currently investigating the assets of those arrested & detained over the Easter Sunday attacks.

‘President & MPs accountable for Easter attacks’

18 hours ago

UPFA MP Mahinda Amaraweera said the President and all MPs should be held responsible for the Easter Sunday attacks.

Hand grenades found near a school in Baduraliya

18 hours ago

Several hand grenades have been found adjacent to a school by the Baduraliya Police last night.

3 killed & 2 injured in an accident in Kuda Oya

18 hours ago

Three persons have died and two others have sustained injuries in accident in Kuda Oya along the Thanamalwila-Wellawaya Road.

Govt. must cut down on expenses-Vijitha

19 hours ago

The JVP says the government must cut down on all unnecessary expenses at a time that the country’s economy is affected.

IS threat still persists-Patali Champika

19 hours ago

Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka says Sri Lanka has faced the first threat of IS

9 Iranians further remanded over heroin haul

20 hours ago

The nine Iranians and thirteen Sri Lankans arrested for the possession of heroin have been further remanded till the 4th of June.

Gnanasara Thera thanks President following release

20 hours ago

Gnanasara Thera who was freed from prison on Presidential pardon yesterday has met President Maithripala Sirisena last night.

Uni student who spread fake news released on bail

20 hours ago

A university student who was arrested on charges of publishing false information via social media has been released on bail.