Arrest warrant on Power and Energy Ministry Secretary alt text

By T. Farook Thajudeen    Colombo Chief Magistrate yesterday issued a warrant for the arrest of Power and Energy Ministry’s Secretary B.N.S. Batagoda for not […]

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alt text 4 dead 20 injured in UK parliament ‘terrorist incident’

  An assailant fatally stabbed a police officer at the gates to Britain’s Parliament compound Wednesday after plowing a vehicle through terrified pedestrians along a […]

23rd March, 2017 @ 8:33 am | (36) reads
alt text Rowdy student sent to probationary care

By Darshana Sanjeewa   The student of Mahanama College, who had been arrested for forcibly entering Yashodara Balika Vidyalaya, was ordered by the Hulftsdorp Magistrate’s […]

23rd March, 2017 @ 8:30 am | (29) reads
alt text Wimal on hunger strike

  By Darshana Sanjeewa and  Kalathma Jayawardhane  NFF Leader MP Wimal Weerawansa commenced a hunger strike yesterday at the Magazine Prison, Prisons Spokesperson Thushara Upuldeniya […]

23rd March, 2017 @ 8:26 am | (47) reads
alt text Ranjan appreciates JO’s complaints against ‘Top Ten’

  By Ajith Siriwardana and Yohan Perera   Deputy Minister Ranjan Ramanayake said yesterday he appreciated the Joint Opposition’s move to lodge complaints with the […]

23rd March, 2017 @ 8:24 am | (40) reads
alt text Death trap across Kumbukkan Oya

By Lunugala Prasanna Pathmasiri    Residents of several villages in the Badalkumbura Division of Monaragala District expressed concern about hardships facing them for want of […]

23rd March, 2017 @ 8:24 am | (24) reads
alt text Govt. targets strays; Fine up

By Chaturanga Pradeep    The Government has asked the Legal Draftsman to amend the Ordinance relating to dogs, to make provisions to increase the fine […]

23rd March, 2017 @ 8:23 am | (23) reads
alt text Lankan faces sexual assault charges

  In the space of 24 hours, a Sri Lankan national allegedly assaulted two women sexually and physically in Bandar Baru Uda in Malaysia, the […]

23rd March, 2017 @ 8:21 am | (23) reads
alt text Zeid continues to underscore ‘hybrid court’

By Lahiru Pothmulla    United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid al-Hussein told the 34th regular session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva […]

23rd March, 2017 @ 8:19 am | (22) reads
SL co-sponsors new resolution with US

By Lahiru Pothmulla    Foreign Affairs Deputy Minister Harsha de Silva told the 34th session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva yesterday that Sri […]

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alt text Garbage on Fire

  By Yoshitha Perera The Colombo Fire Brigade yesterday said the main cause of the fire... 

(115)  (0) alt text Police, officials clean up Narahenpita garbage

  Text & Pics by Muditha Dayananda The Narahenpita Police environmental Unit took... 

(35)  (0) alt text A boost for buses

  By Thilanka Kanakarathna The State wasted close to Rs. 1bn each day due to heavy traffic... 

(213)  (0) alt text Dengue in Borelesgamuwa

  By H.M.Dharmapala and Kusal Chamath More than 100 dengue positive cases had been reported... 

(190)  (0) alt text Moratuwa businesses asked to produce EIAs

  Text & Pics by Reka Tharangani Eight factories had been directed to produce... 

(257)  (0) alt text Projects to streamline transport

    By Thilanka Kanakarathna    The Ministry of Megapolis and Western Development... 

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