The power supply to several areas in Kollupitiya and suburbs has been suspended due to a breakdown at the Kollupitiya grid substation. MORE..
25 May 2018 (3:32 PM)
President Donald Trump has nominated career foreign service officer Alaina B Teplitz as the US Ambassador to Sri Lanka. MORE..
25 May 2018 (3:11 PM)
The Attorney General s Department informed the Colombo Fort Magistrate s Court that former Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran, an accused in the bond scam case, is in Singapore. MORE..
25 May 2018 (3:07 PM)
The death toll due to the adverse weather condition in the country has risen to 16 while one person has been reported missing, according to the Disaster Management Center (DMC). MORE..
25 May 2018 (1:38 PM)
JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake has handed over the 20th Amendment to the Constitution to the Secretary General of Parliament as a private member s bill. MORE..
25 May 2018 (1:35 PM)
Hatton-Colombo Main road has been temporarily closed off due to a landslide, said the Ginigathhena Police. MORE..
25 May 2018 (1:14 PM)
The risen water levels of several main rivers in the country have gradually receded, according to the Disaster Management Center (DMC). MORE..
25 May 2018 (12:51 PM)
Prevailing rainy condition in the south-western part of the island is expected to continue with showers or thundershowers expected to occur at times in Western, Southern, Sabaragamuwa, Central and North-Western provinces. MORE..
25 May 2018 (10:20 AM)
The Bridge connecting Kaduwela and Biyagama will remain closed until 8.00am today as bad weather has delayed repairs, the Road Development Authority (RDA) said. MORE..
25 May 2018 (9:14 AM)
A member of the Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia Municipal Council, who is also the father of Sri Lankan cricket Dhananjaya de Silva, has been killed in a shooting incident at Ratmalana last night. MORE..
25 May 2018 (9:12 AM)
Twenty spill gates of the Thabbowa Reservoir in Puttalam have been opened this morning (25) due to heavy rainfall, the Disaster Management Center (DMC) said. MORE..
25 May 2018 (7:47 AM)
President Donald Trump will not meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next month, he announced in a letter to Kim released by the White House Thursday morning, scrapping plans for what would have been a historic diplomatic summit. MORE..
24 May 2018 (10:01 PM)
Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala Samaraweera has appointed Mr. Ranel Tissa Wijesingha as the new Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka (SEC) with effect from today (24). MORE..
24 May 2018 (8:18 PM)
The bridge connecting Kaduwela and Biyagama will be closed from 10.00pm tonight to 5.00am tomorrow (25) as a precautionary measure, Police said. MORE..
24 May 2018 (7:11 PM)
Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) General Secretary Ven. Galaboda Aththe Gnanasara Thero has been found guilty in the case filed against him for threatening Sandya Eknaligoda, the wife of missing journalist Prageeth Eknaligoda, within the Homagama court premises. MORE..
24 May 2018 (6:15 PM)
The Attorney General s Department today informed the Colombo Fort Magistrate s Court that former Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran is in Singapore. MORE..
24 May 2018 (5:33 PM)
A 53-year-old woman died while her 26-year-old son was critically wounded following a shooting incident at Hakwadunna, Nittambuwa. MORE..
24 May 2018 (5:04 PM)
Due to the active cloudiness in the sea areas to the West, North-Western and Northern of Sri Lanka, showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the sea areas off the coast extending from Galle to Trincomalee via Colombo, Mannar and Kankasanturai. MORE..
24 May 2018 (4:47 PM)
The body of the teenager who jumped off the Lunuwila and into the Gin Oya on Tuesday (22) has been found this morning on the banks of the river near the bridge at Nainamadama on the Colombo-Chilaw main road. MORE..
24 May 2018 (4:08 PM)
An Indian national has been apprehended at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) in Katunayake while attempting to smuggle 5 gold pieces into the country by concealing them in his rectal cavity. MORE..
24 May 2018 (2:49 PM)