SLMC GETS ULTIMATUM alt text

The Elections Commission has issued a deadline on Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) to settle its internal dispute with regard to the post of Party […]

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CON ARTIST REMANDED TILL END OF CASE

BY T .FAROOK THAJUDEEN An accused in a case involving a fraudulent document that was heard before Colombo High Court, was remanded till adjudication by […]

5th December, 2016 @ 8:32 am | (14) reads
NEGOMBO PROTEST SUSPECTS REMANDED TILL DEC. 09

BY HUBERT FERNANDO The 18 suspects, who were arrested in connection with pelting stones at the Police at Galkanda in Negombo during a protest by […]

5th December, 2016 @ 8:24 am | (14) reads
alt text SLTB RECEIVES A RECORD INCOME

BY ATULA BANDARA Sri Lanka Transport Board has received a record income of more than Rs. 120 million during the private bus operators’ strike on […]

5th December, 2016 @ 8:22 am | (15) reads
COURT RULES CATCH UNSUITABLE AS HUMAN BODY WAS KEPT WITH FISH

BY M.R.K.PINTO AND SARATH CHINTHAKA A large catch of fish brought to the shore in a multi-day trawler had been ruled by a court as […]

5th December, 2016 @ 8:16 am | (20) reads
alt text GOVT. MEDICAL SERVICES CRIPPLED

Medical services in more than 900 hospitals countrywide, except the children’s and maternity hospitals had ground to a halt yesterday due to the token strike […]

1st December, 2016 @ 9:01 am | (102) reads
alt text MPs GIVEN RS.100,000 TO HELP CONSTITUENTS: PM

The monthly payment of Rs.100,000 to each MP is not a take-home allowance but one which will be used to help the people in their […]

29th November, 2016 @ 8:05 am | (228) reads
alt text SL-US Relations MS SEEKS FRESH ENGAGEMENT WITH TRUMP

President Maithripala Sirisena said he had recently sent a special message to US president-elect Donald Trump asking him to extend his cooperation to the Government […]

28th November, 2016 @ 9:53 am | (101) reads
alt text 100% COMPOSTABLE BAG FOR COLLECTION OF FOOD WASTE

  As the world is facing a major crisis in terms of garbage disposal and waste management, the world and Sri Lanka in particular is […]

28th November, 2016 @ 9:50 am | (51) reads
alt text 200 KILOS OF COCAINE WORTH RS.2 BN SEIZED

BY CHATURANGA PRADEEP Eight travelling bags packed with some 200 kilos of cocaine with an estimated value of Rs.2 billion were seized by Customs officers […]

25th November, 2016 @ 9:47 am | (228) reads
alt text CMC VIGILANT ABOUT INCREASE IN MOSQUITOES THAT TRANSMIT BRAIN FEVER

The sudden and unexpected increase in mosquitoes that transmit has put health officials in the... 

(564)  (0) alt text Renovation of houses, commercial property DELAYED

TEXT & PICS BY MUDITHA DAYANANDA Delay in surveying land and providing compensation has held... 

(45)  (0) alt text CMC SPENDS AT LEAST RS. 2BN ON UNEXPECTED ROAD RENOVATIONS ANNUALLY

BY NABEELA HUSSAIN The Colombo Municipality spent at least Rs. 2 billion on unexpected road renovations,... 

(580)  (0) alt text Rail passengers concerned over platform shelters

BY KUSAL CHAMATH Hundreds of passengers boarding and getting off trains at railway stations from... 

(512)  (0) alt text Foundation laid for proposed Disaster Welfare Centre

BY DEVAPRIYA CHANDRASIRI Despite the protest by residents to put up the proposed Disaster Welfare Centre... 

(275)  (0) alt text MEGAPOLIS MINISTRY TO SET UP STRATEGIC TECH CITY IN HOMAGAMA

The Ministry of Megapolis and Western Development is set to establish a Technological City in Homagama... 

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