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All galleries in Parliament except for the press gallery closed

Except for the press gallery, all other galleries in Parliament will be closed when the House takes up the confidence motion on UNP Leader Ranil…

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New website to complaint about lost or stolen phones

Sri Lanka Police today launched a website www.ineed.police.lk to lodge complaints about lost or stolen mobile phones, Police Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekera said.

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New website to complain about lost or stolen phones

Sri Lanka Police today launched a website www.ineed.police.lk to lodge complaints about lost or stolen mobile phones, Police Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekera said.

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Five including three impersonators arrested for cheating O/L maths paper

Three impersonators were arrested for sitting the G.C.E. Ordinary Level examination mathematics papers in Thihagoda, Thanamalivila and Kalmunai yesterday.

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UNP ‘Jana Bala Meheyuma’ rally

Political Tags:  Print Edition ‘Jana Bala Meheyuma’ protest rally to register opposition to arbitrary decisions of the Executive will be held next week after the…

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Investigations commence tomorrow

Unruly incidents in Parliament Political Disna Mudalige Tags:  Print Edition The Special Parliamentary Committee appointed by Speaker Karu Jayasuirya to investigate into the unruly incidents…

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Gammanpila tells opposition: Do not threaten senior public officers

Political Camelia Nathaniel Tags:  Print Edition Pivithuru Hela Urumaya Leader Udaya Gammanpila urged the opposition not to drag senior public officers into their current political…

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Attanagalla PS Budget passed

Political Jayaweera Sugathapala Attanagalla Special Corr. Tags:  Print Edition The Budget proposal of the Attanagalla Pradeshiya Sabha for 2019 was passed with a majority of…

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Sinhala Ostentation – From The Island To Toronto 

By Natale Dankotuwage – Natale Dankotuwage Sinhalese Immigrants from Colombo who have migrated to Toronto are an interesting phenomenon. I’m going to concentrate on this…

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On Being The Second Most Vulnerable Country To Climate Change

By Ranil Senanayake – Dr Ranil Senanayake The 24th COP of the Convention on Climate Change is just concluding and as usual we, the public…

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Railways launches SMS alerts to prevent elephant collisions

The Department of Railways today introduced an SMS hotline 070-4445454 to inform about locations of elephant herds on railway lines countrywide with the help of…

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PM, ministers not removed; only functions suspended: GL

The Court of Appeal’s restraining order had only stopped the prime minister and the ministers from functioning in their offices and had not declared them…

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Prez making bogus claims about 19A : JVP

The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) said today the President’s claim that  19th  Amendment to the Constitution was brought in haste was baseless and said it…

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ICC suspends Dananjaya after bowling action found to be illegal

Sri Lanka’s off-spinner Akila Dananjaya has been suspended from international cricket with immediate effect after an independent assessment has found his bowling action to be…

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Singapore FTA signed without proper consent: President

The report of the Experts Committee appointed to look into the Sri Lanka-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (SLSFTA) has highlighted the agreement has been rushed without…

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Prez will request CJ to deliver order soon: Wimal

President Maithripala Sirisena will request Chief Justice Nalin Perera through the Attorney General to deliver the order on the dissolution of parliament without delay, MP…

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Constitutional Coup – Massive protest rally on Dec.17

UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe today informed UNP MPs, provincial councillors and organizers that a mass protest rally participated by members of several political parties and…

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Failure to submit documents of death row inmates: Prez to launch probe

President Maithripala Sirisena today said an investigation will be launched to look into the failures of several institutions to submit relevant documents relating to those…

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Petition Seeking Writ Of Mandamus Directing An Inquiry Into Maithripala Sirisena’s Mental Health

A writ petition has been filed in the Court of Appeal seeking a mandate in the nature of a writ of Mandamus against IGP Pujith…

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Museum in Los Angeles to present exhibition on Sri Lanka

The first comprehensive survey of Sri Lankan art organized by a US museum-The Jewelled Isle: Art from Sri Lanka-would be presented by the Los Angeles…

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