JAYALALITHA PASSES AWAY alt text

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa passed away at 68 late on Monday evening after failing to recover from a cardiac arrest she suffered on […]

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NAME THE 19 KANDYAN LEADERS AS NATIONAl HEROES – WIJEYADASA

„Keppetipola Disawe „„Kiwlegedara Mohottale „„Godagedara Rate Adikaram „„Ketakala Mohottaale „„Maha Bethmaraale „„Kuda Bethmaraale „„Polgolla Mohottaale „„Watte Kale Mohottaale „„Polgahagedara Rehenaraale „„Posrewatta Vidane „„Yalagombe Mohottaale „„Udumadure […]

6th December, 2016 @ 8:21 am | (9) reads
alt text SL to buy Chinese-made Y-20 transport planes: PM

Sri Lanka hopes to buy Chinese-made Xian Y-20 military-cum civil transport planes, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe told South China Morning Post. “I have travelled around […]

6th December, 2016 @ 8:19 am | (9) reads
alt text Court refuses bail for Karuna

BY SHEHAN CHAMIKA SILVA The bail application of former Minister Vinayagamoorthi Muralitharan alias Karuna Amman was turned down by Colombo Chief Magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya. He […]

6th December, 2016 @ 8:17 am | (7) reads
Police violated our parliamentary privileges: JO

BY YOHAN PERERA Joint opposition MPs yesterday accused the police of violating their parliamentary privileges on Saturday by preventing them from coming into Parliament. Police […]

6th December, 2016 @ 8:16 am | (7) reads
alt text SLMC GETS ULTIMATUM

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 […]

5th December, 2016 @ 9:00 am | (47) reads
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 | (16) 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 | (15) 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 | (19) 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 | (25) reads
alt text MEGAPOLIS MINISTER EXPLAINS redesigning of Colombo City

The Beira Lake and the surrounding area are to be developed as a commercial area with an international... 

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LAHIRU POTHMULLA The Food Safety High Achievers’ Awards Ceremony organised by the Colombo... 

(13)  (0) 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... 

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

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

(52)  (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,... 

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

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

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