Amnesty International (AI) has commended Sri Lanka for its welcome progress on the issue of disappearances with the criminalization of enforced disappearances in March 2018, giving partial effect to the International Convention for the Protection of all Persons from Enforced Disappearance and operationalizing the Office of Missing Persons.MORE...
20 May 2018 (9:46 PM)
Six road accidents have been reported by this evening on expressways, Police Media Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekara said.MORE...
20 May 2018 (9:26 PM)
A Sri Lankan female was arrested while attempting to smuggle in cigarettes valued at Rs. 1 million at the Green Channel of Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) in Katunayake today (20), the Customs Department said.MORE...
20 May 2018 (8:26 PM)
Two spill gates of the Laxapana Reservoir have been opened due to heavy rainfall causing water levels to rise. MORE...
20 May 2018 (7:56 PM)
The Disaster Management Centre (DMC) requested residents in low-lying areas close to the Millakanda Kalu, Gin rivers Aththanagalu Oya areas to be vigilant and evacuate the area if necessary as the water levels in the rivers were rising and were on the verge of overflowing.
20 May 2018 (6:45 PM)
The National Building Research Organization (NBRO) today (20) issued landslide warnings for Kalutara, Kegalle, Nuwara Eliya, Badulla, Kurunegala Galle Districts as heavy rainfall was experienced in several areas of the country.MORE...
20 May 2018 (5:50 PM)
Motorists have been requested to maintain a maximum speed of 60kmph switch on headlights when using the expressways due to the rainy weather conditions by the Road Development Authority (RDA).
20 May 2018 (3:48 PM)
A group of persons who were bulldozing and destroying an archaeological site in Ampara ,Samanthurai police division near Walathapitiya village, was apprehended in a joint operation carried out by Ampara and Samanthurai police.MORE...
20 May 2018 (3:14 PM)
Politically criticizing everything is an obstacle for the progress of the country says Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Disaster Management Duminda Dissanayake. MORE..
20 May 2018 (2:59 PM)
The public will take a valid judgment about those who issue statement against the war heroes, says parliamentarian Dilum Amunugama. MORE...
20 May 2018 (2:14 PM)
MP Thushara Indunil demands the government to conduct inquiries on North and Eastern Provinces celebrating the members of the LTTE terrorist organization by raising flags. MORE..
20 May 2018 (1:40 PM)
Two persons have been killed after being struck by lightning while working at a paddy field at F5 Ela, Welikanda in Polonnaruwa, Police Spokesman s Office reported.MORE...
20 May 2018 (1:25 PM)
There has been a cyber attack on the website of the Ministry of Tourism Development And Christian Religious Affairs. MORE..
20 May 2018 (12:44 PM)
Southwest monsoon conditions are getting established over the island and the prevailing rainy condition in the South-west part of the island is expected to enhance today. MORE..
20 May 2018 (11:38 AM)
The 16 Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) MPs who left the unity government will meet the former President Mahinda Rajapaksa on the 23rd May. MORE..
20 May 2018 (11:29 AM)
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that he is prepared to face any election and that either a general election or a presidential election should be conducted soon. MORE..
20 May 2018 (11:24 AM)
A team of archaeological experts from the Deccan college postgraduate and research institute in Pune, India will visit Sri Lanka for a special excavation. MORE..
20 May 2018 (1:25 AM)
Sri Lanka has called for an end to violence and violation of the right to life and dignity of all persons as well as respect for International Law in the occupied Palestinian territory. MORE..
20 May 2018 (1:21 AM)
Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Disaster Management Duminda Dissanayake says that all should get together irrespective of political, ethnic or religious differences for the sake of motherland.MORE...
19 May 2018 (7:19 PM)
President Maithripala Sirisena saya that Sri Lankan security forces have not been accused of war crimes in the resolution of the United Nations Human Rights Council as certain media and extremist parties falsely allege. MORE..
19 May 2018 (6:53 PM)