164 dead, 104 still missing
Death toll due to adverse weather rises to 81
13 deaths reported due to the adverse weather
Angelo Mathews okay with ‘underdog’ tag
Australia commends SL reconciliation efforts
2017/05/29 at 12:58 PM
The death toll due to the inclement weather has increased to 166 while the number of missing persons stands at 112.
2017/05/29 at 12:54 PM
1700 Army personnel have been deployed to assists in relief efforts in areas affected by the adverse weather.
2017/05/29 at 12:51 PM
Some regions in the Galle, Ratnapura and Matara districts are continuing to experience disruptions to the power supply.
2017/05/29 at 12:42 PM
The RDA says the Galanigama to Dodangoda stretch along the Southern Expressway is still closed.
2017/05/29 at 12:40 PM
The Department of Irrigation says the water levels of rivers are gradually receding.
2017/05/29 at 12:36 PM
A MI17 helicopter of the Sri Lankan Air Force made a force landing in Baddegama, Galle this morning.
2017/05/29 at 10:13 AM
Chinese government announces emergency humanitarian disaster relief aid worth 2.2 million US dollars to Sri Lanka.
2017/05/29 at 10:05 AM
The final rites of the late Warrant Officer YMS Yaparathna, the fire fighter who succumbed to injuries will be held today.
2017/05/27 at 8:45 AM
Kumar Sangakkara’s fifth successive first-class century led a remarkable recovery for Surrey against Essex.
2017/05/26 at 1:14 PM
Bangladesh made history in Dublin moving to sixth place in the ICC ODI Team Rankings for the first time.
2017/05/26 at 10:54 AM
Skipper Angelo Mathews says Sri Lanka will embrace the ‘underdog’ tag at the ICC Champions Trophy in England.
2017/05/23 at 7:47 AM
Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara says he will retire from first-class cricket after this season.
2017/05/22 at 7:35 AM
Mumbai Indians beat Rising Pune Supergiant by one run to win a thrilling Indian Premier League final.
2017/05/23 at 6:33 AM
A number of people have died and others have been injured following a reported explosion at Manchester Arena.
2017/05/21 at 8:24 AM
Guests including the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have attended the wedding of Pippa Middleton and James Matthews.
2017/05/13 at 9:06 AM
The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
2017/05/10 at 1:06 PM
The newly elected president of South Korea, Moon Jae-in, has been sworn in after a decisive election victory.
2017/05/09 at 8:43 AM
South Koreans are voting in a presidential election, called early after a huge corruption scandal brought down their former leader.
The EU says Sri Lanka will receive the GSP+ tariff concession from Friday.
Five people have died and 40 people have been injured in a terror attack near the UK Houses of Parliament.
MLTR yesterday attended a media briefing two days prior to the most awaited concert.
Michael Learns to Rock arrived in Sri Lanka early this morning, three days ahead of their much anticipated performance.