The Sri Lanka- Singapore Free Trade Agreement (SLSFTA) will give monopoly rights to various nations to exploit the country, says MP Bandula Gunawardane. MORE..
21 May 2018 (10:57 PM)
The Department of Irrigation says that the water level of the Kalu River has exceeded Minor Flood level and is reaching Major Flood level due to the heavy rainfall received by the Kalu River catchment area. MORE..
21 May 2018 (7:25 PM)
The Consumer Affairs Authority (CAA) has declared fertilizer as an essential item and the relevant Gazette notification will be released within the week, said Minister of Agriculture, Mahinda Amaraweera. MORE..
21 May 2018 (6:42 PM)
Grades 1 to 5 of all schools in the Matara, Mulatiyana, Akuressa, Tangalle, Walasmulla and Galle Education Zones will be closed on May 22 and 23 to prevent the spread of fever. MORE..
21 May 2018 (6:15 PM)
The current government is an unlawful government and it works against the constitution, said Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Chairman, Prof. G.L. Peiris, at a press conference today (21). MORE..
21 May 2018 (6:13 PM)
The Police Media Spokesperson ASP Ruwan Gunasekara advises the public to refrain from visiting areas affected by flooding for sightseeing as it could prove to be dangerous. MORE..
21 May 2018 (6:00 PM)
Five suspects allegedly involved in organized crimes have been arrested along with their weapons and drugs at Ambepussa in Warakapola, the Police Spokesman said. MORE..
21 May 2018 (5:40 PM)
A young man from Sri Lanka was stabbed to death on a street in south-west London, according to British media reports. MORE..
21 May 2018 (5:25 PM)
Thilanga Sumathipala, Jayantha Dharmadasa, Nishantha Ranatunga and Mohan de Silva have submitted nominations for the chairmanship of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC). MORE..
21 May 2018 (5:10 PM)
President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed relevant authorities to provide immediate relief to all the people affected by the prevailing inclement weather condition in the country. MORE..
21 May 2018 (4:40 PM)
Sri Lanka Army and Sri Lanka Navy teams have been deployed to disaster prone areas in order to provide necessary assistance to affected people, the military spokespersons told Ada Derana. MORE..
21 May 2018 (4:20 PM)
Due to the prevailing adverse weather conditions, 1,024 persons have been displaced while a total of 13,314 have been affected, stated the Disaster Management Center (DMC).MORE..
21 May 2018 (4:04 PM)
A fuel station in Mankulam has been robbed at around 3.30am today (21) by two armed men who had arrived in a van. MORE..
21 May 2018 (3:48 PM)
The Disaster Management Center (DMC) has issued a flood warning for several river basins while the people living in those areas are requested to remain vigilant and take adequate safety precautions to mitigate the flood threat. MORE..
21 May 2018 (3:17 PM)
Although there are some delays in the development process, the sustainable development plan is now underway, says Minister of Megapolis and Western Development Patali Champika Ranawaka. MORE..
21 May 2018 (2:43 PM)
A fire which broke out in a row of shops facing the Pothuvil-Monaragala road, yesterday (20), has completely destroyed nine shops. MORE..
21 May 2018 (1:36 PM)
Customs officers at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) in Katunayake arrested two Sri Lankan passengers attempting to smuggle gold pieces worth over Rs 4.7 million into the country. MORE..
21 May 2018 (1:22 PM)
Five deaths have been reported so far from various parts of the country due to the prevailing adverse weather condition, the Disaster Management Center (DMC) said. MORE..
21 May 2018 (1:00 PM)
The Mahanayake Thero (Chief Prelate) of the Asgiriya Chapter of the Siam Sect, Most Venerable Warakagoda Sri Gnanarathana Thero has made a request to prohibit private tuition classes from being held on Sundays when Dhamma schools are held. MORE..
21 May 2018 (12:45 PM)
Former Defense Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa stated that no investor would be interested in Sri Lanka if there is no stability or protection within the country. MORE..
21 May 2018 (12:23 PM)