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.
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)
A person has been reported missing after being swept away by flood water at near the Y junction on the Minuwangoda Road in Gampaha. MORE..
24 May 2018 (2:21 PM)
UPFA Puttalam District MP Sanath Nishantha Perera and his brother former Arachchikattuwa Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman Jagath Samantha Perera have been further remanded until June 07. MORE..
24 May 2018 (1:58 PM)
The Disaster Management Center (DMC) says that a total of 124,733 persons belonging to 31,822 families have been affected by the prevailing adverse weather condition in the country so far. MORE..
24 May 2018 (1:10 PM)
Supreme Court Judge, Mrs. Eva Wanasundara has been sworn in as Acting Chief Justice before President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat. MORE..
24 May 2018 (12:53 PM)
Four sluice gates of the Thabbowa Reservoir in Puttalam have been opened due to rising water levels. MORE..
24 May 2018 (10:33 AM)
Britain s Foreign Office destroyed almost 200 files on Sri Lanka dating from the start of a Tamil Tiger uprising during which MI5 and the SAS secretly advised the country s security forces, it has emerged. MORE..
24 May 2018 (10:13 AM)
A Sri Lankan passenger has been arrested at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) in Katunayake while attempting to smuggle 150 cartons of foreign cigarettes into the country this morning. MORE..
24 May 2018 (10:02 AM)
Prevailing rainy condition in the South-western part of the island is expected to continue, the Meteorology Department said today (24). MORE..
24 May 2018 (9:47 AM)