The Politburo of the United National Party (UNP) has decided on the new appointments to the top positions in the party. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (9:55 PM)
Minister of Disaster Management Ranjith Siyambalapitiya has instructed relevant authorities to immediately evacuate to safer locations the residents at Wekanda Housing Scheme at Stuart Street, Colombo 2. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (6:58 PM)
Three students representing Sri Lanka have won medals at the 25th International Conference of Young Scientists (ICYS) 2018 held in Belgrade, Serbia. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (6:45 PM)
Displaying of Pandals on Vesak Poya Day was not banned and only a request was made regarding that, says Minister of Buddha Sasana, Gamini Jayawickrama Perera. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (6:23 PM)
The Government of Sri Lanka has decided to purchase crude oil under long term contracts for keeping continuous process of refining at Sapugaskanda Oil Refinery of the Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC). MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (6:09 PM)
None of the 39 MPs of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) will join the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP), says Minister of Ports and Shipping, Mahinda Samarasinghe. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (5:36 PM)
A suspect has been arrested for the illegal possession of a host of items including police uniforms, identity cards, forged documents and ammunition at a residence in Dampe, Meegoda. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (5:30 PM)
The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Central Committee has decided to carry out a complete reorganization of the party, extending to all party positions. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (4:58 PM)
President Maithripala Sirisena says that the commission appointed on SriLankan Airlines will commence the recording of evidence within the next two weeks. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (4:34 PM)
The Sri Lankan rupee slipped to a fresh all-time low of 157.40 per dollar on Wednesday for a third straight session, pressured by persistent importer dollar demand, dealers said. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (4:08 PM)
The Investigation Unit of the Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Ministry with the assistance of the police and the Special Task Force personnel conducted a raid at the Peliyagoda Central Fish Market Complex this morning. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (3:30 PM)
The Colombo-Kandy main road has been closed near the University of Kelaniya due to a protest march by university students, Ada Derana reporter. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (2:48 PM)
The Senior Laboratory Assistant and the Manager of the Horana rubber factory have been further remanded, over the death of 5 persons in the recent ammonia tank incident. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (2:29 PM)
Tamil National Alliance (TNA) provincial councilmen of Northern Province have requested the Chairman of the provincial council, C. V. K. Sivagnanam to hold a debate over the government s alleged forceful establishment of Sinhalese settlements in the Mullaitivu District. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (2:00 PM)
JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake says that the 20th Amendment to the Constitution will be presented to the Parliament as a private member s bill in May. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (1:12 PM)
The committee report on increasing train fares has been handed over to the Ministry of Transport. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (12:28 PM)
A Sri Lankan woman, a mother of one, is among the 10 victims killed in the deadly attack that saw a white van plow into pedestrians on Toronto s busy Yonge Street on Monday. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (10:15 AM)
Former Minister Mervyn Silva says that Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is the only person suitable for Presidential candidacy as he is not a person who is power hungry. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (10:02 AM)
The Department of Meteorology says that a slight change in the prevailing weather is expected from today (25). MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (9:28 AM)
Sri Lanka Navy s Offshore Patrol Vessel SLNS Sagara left for Indonesia from the port of Trincomalee on Tuesday (24) to attend the Multilateral Naval Exercise "Komodo" and "International Fleet Review" (IFR) 2018. MORE..
25 Apr 2018 (1:59 AM)