17 STF officers injured in road mishap

At least 17 Police Special Task Force (STF) officials wounded and admitted to Kantale Base hospital following a road accident in Palugaswewa, today morning. Read more...
  | 2014-07-31 11:38

Husband sends a report giving reasons for not having sexual relationship

It has been reported about a husband who had prepared a report with the reasons given by his wife refusing the invitations for sexual relationship and had sent the report to the wife. Read more...
  | 2014-07-31 10:34

Kidney scamsters still roaming free

Three months after the death of Hyderabadi Dinesh Maroo, who was taken to Lanka for kidney transplant surgery by racketeers, his family is still awaiting justice. Though the police had arrested three agents from Read more...
  | 2014-07-31 09:16

Heavy traffic along Peliyagoda to Biyagama road

Peliyagoda-Biyagama road blocked due to a container truck which has gotten stuck while attempting to cross a bridge with low overhead clearance. Read more...
  | 2014-07-30 05:05

Debt crisis worsens in the country

The country currently confronts a worsening economic crisis and the debt accumulation exceeds the annual household income, Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka said. The Minister made the observation while addressing Read more...
  | 2014-07-30 05:03

No tuition before AL exam - Department of Examinations

The Department of Examinations says that it is illegal to conduct last minute revision classes, seminars, and lectures, effective from midnight tonight, in connection with the  Read more...
  | 2014-07-30 02:50

Person nabbed with refused tea in Hatton

The Hatton police have seized an estimated 270 kilograms of refused tea that had been transporting in a tractor along  Read more...
  | 2014-07-30 02:25

Meegalewa kidnapping - motive remains unknown

The police investigation teams are still looking for clues to arrest unidentified offenders who abduct a four-year old child from his house in Katugampalagama area in the  Read more...
  | 2014-07-30 01:53

Gang rape suspects enlarged on bail

Four individuals nabbed by the Mundalama police for their alleged involvement in a gang rape of a 17-yer old girl, have been enlarged on bail by the Puttalam Magistrate’s  Read more...
  | 2014-07-30 01:52

A/L classes prohibited from July 31-Aug 29

Conducting tuition classes, seminars, workshops and publicity programmes targeting A/Level candidates prohibited from July  Read more...
  | 2014-07-29 05:22

Yal Devi to resume opeations on Sept 15

The reconstructed Colombo - Jaffna, Northern Railway Line up to Jaffna will be completed by September and the Yal Devi train service to Jaffna, which was suspended for  Read more...
  | 2014-07-29 04:07

JNP to contest independently - Wimal

Jathika Nidahas Peramuna(JNP) to contest independently at the upcoming Uva polls, JNP Leader Minister Wimal Weerawansa. Read more...
  | 2014-07-29 01:04

Anura Kumara’s driver arrested

The driver of JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayaka has been arrested in connection with yesterday’s accident at Ratnapura, Police Spokesman told Ada Derana. The driver Read more...
  | 2014-07-29 01:04

President recalls valuable contributions made by Muslim community in Eid ul-Fitr message

I am pleased to send this message of greetings to the devotees of Islam as they celebrate the festival Eid ul-Fitr today, President Mahinda Rajapaksa stated in a message  Read more...
  | 2014-07-29 09:02

Four arrested over gang rape of 17)year)old girl

Mundala Police today said that four suspects have been arrested so far over the gang rape of a 17)year)old)girl  Read more...
  | Jul 28, 2014 04:50 pm

Anura Kumara Dissanayake hospitalised after accident

JVP leader MP Anura Kumara Dissanayake has been admitted to the Ratnapura Hospital with minor injuries  Read more...
  | Jul 28, 2014 04:48 pm

157 Tamil asylum seekers denied access to lawyers

The 157 Tamil asylum seekers brought to Curtin detention centre by the Australian government have been denied access to legal advice" sparking concerns they Read more...
  | Jul 28, 2014 04:47 pm

Man injured in shooting at Ja)Ela

One person was critically wounded and hospitalised following a shooting at the Rukmani Devi junction in Ja)Ela this morning' Read more...
  | Jul 28, 2014 04:46 pm

Tamil asylum-seekers likely economic migrants from India – Australia

A group of 157 asylum-seekers held for weeks on the high seas on an Australian customs vessel were likely economic  Read more...
  | 2014-07-28 09:52

Australians attacked by wasps in Sigiriya

Four foreign nationals including 2 women were hospitalized following a wasp attack while they were climbing the Sigiriya  Read more...
  | 2014-07-27 04:48

Postage rates to be revised after 6 years – sources

The government has decided to revise postage rates with effect from August 01. 
  | 2014-07-27 04:47
TV Derana picks up 4 awards at State Television Awards
A hartal opposing the series unfortunate incidents which occurred  Read more...
 | Jun 17, 2014 05:07 pm
While coral mining in the sea is illegal in Sri Lanka, our correspondent Read more...
 | May 08, 2014 01:35 pm

Softlogic prepares for Debenture Issue

The Colombo Stock Exchange has approved the listing of 14 million debt securities of Softlogic Finance PLC as  Read more...
  | Jul 30, 2014 02:40 pm

BOI signs an Investment agreement with Union Resort & Spa Ltd

Recent economic growth, infrastructural development and an overall rise in tourism to the island has also seen a host of ambitious new projects, which will cater to these new  Read more...
  | Jul 29, 2014 01:06 pm

South Africa to block land sales to foreigners

South Africa’s government will forbid foreigners from buying land within five years, but will not expropriate those who already possess deeds, the land affairs minister says. Read more...
  | Jul 25, 2014 04:05 pm
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