US approves a grant of $480 million to SL

1 hour ago

The Millennium Challenge Corporation of the US Government has approved a grant of USD 480 million to Sri Lanka.

Special Operations Units established in SL

2 hours ago

Police have taken measures to establish Special Operations Unit in all provinces.

Shooting incident reported in Kalmunai

2 hours ago

A shooting incident has been reported between a group of Police STF personnel and another group in Sainthamarudu, Kalmunai.

Stock of explosives found in Ampara

2 hours ago

A stock of explosives and several items that were found to be suspicious have been seized by Police.

Police curfew to be re-imposed at 10pm

2 hours ago

Police curfew will be re-imposed island wide today at 10pm and will be in place till 4am tomorrow.

Tourism sector expected to incur $1.5 billion loss

2 hours ago

Minister of Finance Mangala Samaraweera says the country’s tourism sector is expected to incur a loss of 1.5 billion USD.

SL incur $1 billion loss following attacks

3 hours ago

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says the country has incurred a loss of 1 billion USD following the Easter Sunday attacks.

Transfers of several senior police officers suspended

5 hours ago

The National Police Commission has temporarily suspended the transfers of several senior police officers.

All Dutch tourists in SL to be flown back

5 hours ago

Hundreds of Dutch tourists will be flown home in the coming days from Sri Lanka in the wake of the Easter bombings.

Principals asked to follow circular 25/2019

6 hours ago

The Ministry of Education has requested all school Principals to follow circular No.25/2019 to ensure the safety of students.

No sufficient laws to ban NTJ- President

7 hours ago

President Maithripala Sirisena says Sri Lanka does not have sufficient laws in place to ban the National Thowheed Jamath organisation.

Thusitha Wanigasinghe new acting Defence Secretary

7 hours ago

Thusitha Wanigasinghe has been appointed the acting Secretary of Defence following the resignation of Hemasiri Fernando.

‘Foreign intelligence provided detailed report’

9 hours ago

President requests public to support investigation efforts while claiming that all homes will be searched.

Suspect arrested with 46 swords in Slave-Island

9 hours ago

A suspect has been arrested in Slave-Island, Colombo 02 with several swords.

CC approves Chulantha Wickramaratne for new Auditor G.

10 hours ago

Constitutional Council approves appointment of Additional Auditor General Chulantha Wickramaratne as new Auditor General.

AG Jayasuriya approved as new Chief Justice

10 hours ago

The Constitutional Council today approved the appointment of Attorney General Jayantha Jayasuriya as the new Chief Justice.

Be vigilant of more attacks over weekend – US Embassy

10 hours ago

US embassy warns US citizens to remain vigilant of more possible attacks over the weekend.

Treasury paid last year’s dues of Rs. 84bn – MoF

10 hours ago

Finance Ministry says the Treasury has paid last year’s dues of Rs.84 billion for various projects.

130 ISIS members are in the island – President

10 hours ago

President Sirisena says information has revealed that around 130-140 ISIS affiliates are in Sri Lanka at present.

UK Foreign Office advises only essential travel

12 hours ago

UK Foreign Office change its travel advice to Sri Lanka, advises against all but essential travel.

Cardinal to launch fund for damaged churches

13 hours ago

Archbishop of Colombo Cardinal to set up a fund for the restoration of the three churches damaged in Sunday's attacks.

‘Mentally unstable individual caused BIA disruption’

13 hours ago

Air Force Media Spokesman says yesterday's disruption at the BIA was caused by a mentally unstable individual.

3-5 yr sentence for misleading security forces, public

13 hours ago

Police warn anyone deliberately misleading security forces or the public can be issued a 3-5 year prison sentence.

Constitutional Council to convene today

14 hours ago

The Constitutional Council will convene today in Parliament at 10:30am.

‘No laws in SL against joining a foreign terror group’

14 hours ago

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has admitted to the failure of the government to ensure the country’s security.

MoD investigates shortcomings of defence forces

15 hours ago

The Defence Ministry is investigating to determine whether any shortcomings took place on the part of defence forces.

Fresh details emerge of the Dehiwala bomber

15 hours ago

Fresh details emerged about Abdul Lathief Jameel Mohamed, a former UK student who is suspected of carrying out a suicide bombing.

About Us

News Radio comprises a team of professional reporters and dedicated editors who don’t just chase stories. The NewsRadio team brings the public to where the story is, so the public can hear and see for themselves. Committed to offering a quality and up-to-date service, NewsRadio is renowned for credibility and sincerity in not just telling the news, but keeping the public informed.

Get in touch

Address - No.52, 5th Lane, Colombo 3
Email -
Phone - (+94) 11 7777555
Fax - (+94) 11 2372993


Our online readers have a Right to Reply to statements/stories published on our website. We consider this a serious responsibility in the interests of media ethics and fairplay with regard to the publication of news stories.


Expanding rapidly since its launch into a network comprising of three radio stations – TNL Radio, Lite87 and Rhythm World, a record label called Criminal Records; A web solutions division, TNL RN Online; and signature events such as TNL Onstage, The Flashback Show, Simplicity and Rhythm Night, each component of TNL Radio Network has something unique to offer its audience.