Will work with all elected administrations- US

3 hours ago

The US says it will continue to work cordially with all Sri Lankan administrations even after the conduct of forthcoming elections.

200,000 packages at Mail Exchange due to strike

4 hours ago

The Joint Postal Trade Unions Front has rejected talks with Minister of Postal Services MHA Haleem to end the on-going stalemate.

Dayasiri sets ground rules for coalition talks

5 hours ago

General Secretary of the SLFP MP Dayasiri Jayasekara says the SLPP on its own cannot decide on a Presidential Candidate.

President could make or break SLFP-SLPP talks

5 hours ago

The SLPP claims talks with SLFP cannot continue on the premise President Sirisena should be nominated as the Presidential Candidate.

All places of worship to receive electricity FOC

6 hours ago

Minister of Energy and Power Ravi Karunanayake says the government has taken steps to provide all places of worship, electricity free of charge. Speaking at

Mafia behind flour price increase- Dayasiri

6 hours ago

UPFA MP Dayasiri Jayasekara claims a Consumer Affairs Authority mafia is behind the recent increase in flour prices.

$10bn loss due Easter attacks- Sujeewa

7 hours ago

State Minister Senasinghe says the economic loss incurred by several sectors due to the Easter attacks, amounts to over a US 10bn.

Rs. 95 million through excise raids in 2019

8 hours ago

The Excise Department has acquired a total of Rs. 95 mn through fines imposed on various perpetrators during the past 6 months.

All Easter Attack victims to be compensated soon

10 hours ago

The Government has announced that it will complete the process of paying compensation to Easter attack victims, promptly.

Leftist alliance to field Presidential candidate

10 hours ago

MP Nalinda Jayatissa says a common candidate for the upcoming Presidential election will be fielded through a leftist alliance headed by the JVP.

One arrested over Police assault in Dodangoda

10 hours ago

One suspect has been arrested in connection to the assault on Police personnel engaging in a raid in Bombuwala, Dodangoda.

Case against Chief of Defence Staff postponed

11 hours ago

The hearing of the case filed against Chief of Defence Staff Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne has been postponed to October 9th.

Loaf of bread up by Rs.5 from midnight

11 hours ago

The All Ceylon Bakery Owners' Association has decided to increase the price of a 450g loaf of bread by Rs.5 from midnight today.

3,493 drunk drivers arrested within 12 days

11 hours ago

3,493 motorists have been arrested over the past 12 days, for driving while under the influence.

Anticipatory bail for NPC Secretary denied

11 hours ago

Anticipatory bail application filed by the NPC Secretary to issue an order preventing his arrest over the Avant Garde case denied.

UN Special Rappoteur to arrive in SL tomorrow

13 hours ago

UN Special Rapporteur Clément Nyaletsossi Voule is due to arrive in Sri Lanka tomorrow.

Several Ruhuna Uni faculties reopen today

13 hours ago

Several faculties of the University of Ruhuna in the Wellamadama region to reopen for academic activity today.

Postal Unions threaten to strike indefinitely

13 hours ago

The Joint Postal Trade Unions Front has threatened to launch all-island indefinite strike action next week if their demands are not resolved promptly.