Subscribe

Rathupaswala shooting: Army Brigadier remanded

Thursday, 25 May 2017 17:02

Police said the CID today arrested Brigadier Anura Deshapriya Gunawardena who was alleged to have led an army contingent to Rathupaswala to quell a protest by residents pleading for safe drinking. Three people were shot dead and 33 protesters injured on August..

2024
10
MORE

Employees protest against Archaeology DG’s removal

Thursday, 25 May 2017 21:20
0
47

Cartoon of the day

Thursday, 25 May 2017 02:00
0
376

SSC says Shashi Weerawansa's PP and NIC gone missing

Thursday, 25 May 2017 20:53
0
327

Senior State Counsel Dileepa Pieris yesterday requested Colombo Chief Magistrate Lal Ranasinghe Bandra to inquire from p...


GMOA to take a definitive decision on TU action

Thursday, 25 May 2017 20:04
1
620

The Government Medical Officers’ Association (GMOA) said today it would meet the trade unions that supported it to...


Torrential rains lash most parts of the country

Thursday, 25 May 2017 19:25
0
722

Ratnapura District was the most affected by the torrential rains accompanied by strong winds, which lashed several parts...


Several teams out to arrest Ven. Gnanasara: Police

Thursday, 25 May 2017 17:15
12
3502

Several police teams were deployed to arrest Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) General Secretary the Ven. Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara T...


Foreign investments not loans to develop SL: Ravi

Thursday, 25 May 2017 15:36
2
1553

Foreign Affairs Minister Ravi Karunanayake who assumed duties today said the country would be taken forward not through ...


Aluthgamage released on bail

Thursday, 25 May 2017 13:23
2
1906

Former Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage was released on bail by the Colombo High Court today in connection with ...


CASC set to discuss power devolution, State nature

Thursday, 25 May 2017 11:14
2
1318

Political parties involved in the Constitution Assembly Steering Committee (CASC) are expected to reach an agreement wit...


PC accidentally shot in Kegalle

Thursday, 25 May 2017 11:05
2
1697

A Police Constable was injured when the weapon of a Sub-Inspector misfired during an altercation with a suspect last eve...


Muslims will be compelled to seek int'l community support: EPC Opposition Leader

Thursday, 25 May 2017 10:02
3
4250

If the incumbent government continued to overlook the racist acts perpetrated on the Muslim community, it would lead to ...


Karunathilaka requests for three more institutions

Thursday, 25 May 2017 09:15
0
2999

Minister Gayantha Karunathilaka has requested President Maithripala Sirisena to assign three institutions, that earlier ...


President meets Aussie PM

Thursday, 25 May 2017 08:03
0
1623

President Maithripala Sirisena met Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at the National Parliament building in Can...


DMC issues special weather advisory

Thursday, 25 May 2017 07:43
0
4451

The Disaster Management Centre today issued a special weather advisory for heavy rain falls for the next 48 hours. ...


Failing to smother racial tensions: Govt. must take responsibility: Sagala

Thursday, 25 May 2017 06:06
7
5225

Law and Order Minister Sagala Ratnayake said yesterday the police and the government should take the responsibility for ...


Pace of reforms have slowed considerably: EU

Thursday, 25 May 2017 04:55
1
1492

The European Union (EU) noted that the pace of reforms in Sri Lanka had slowed significantly with straightforward delive...


Govt. unable to defuse religious tensions: Anura Kumara

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 22:09
9
3759

JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake said today the government had been unable to implement the law against those who inc...


Archaeological sites and wildlife: Hakeem calls for PSC

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 21:03
6
3525

Minister Rauff Hakeem said today a Parliament Select Committee (PSC) should be appointed to look into issues concerning ...


Govt.’s strategy saved SL during economic crisis

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 19:47
1
2165

Though powerful countries like the US, China, India and Japan were affected by global economic crisis in 2016, Sri Lanka...


India, Japan JV to set up LNG import terminal in SL

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 17:24
3
4825

India and Japan will join hands to set up a USD 250 million LNG import terminal in Sri Lanka, the first collaboration be...


CBK meets Sheikh Hasina

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 15:20
4
2688

Former Sri Lankan President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga made a courtesy call on Bangladesh Prime Minister Sh...


Protesting medical students, parents tear-gassed

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 14:18
17
6693

The Police fired tear gas and used water cannons to disperse a group of medical students and parents who were protesting...


SL, Australia to discuss human smuggling issue

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 13:30
4
2829

President Maithripala Sirisena’s visit to Australia would be an opportunity to advance key areas of bilateral co-o...


More News

VIDEO

More Video

MIRROR OPINION

More Opinion

FEATURES

More Features
In Pursuit Of Happiness In One’s Twilight Years
Relationships
Payal Pratap To Showcase At PR Sri Lanka
Style
The Rise Of The Sex Tape
Technology
Meet The Cast Of ’Like You Like It’
Interviews

Govt. to introduce new laws to curtail profit-motivated imports

Govt. to introduce new laws to curtail profit-motivated imports | 797 views

The government will soon bring in new laws to control profit-motivated imports in a bid to encourage exports, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said yesterday. ... Read More...


Cervical cancer A simple screening test might save your life

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 14:13 | 471 views

Cervical cancer is the second most common cancer after breast cancer occurring in Sri Lankan women. It also has a high chance of cure if diagnosed early, ... Read More...


Lucky and unlucky Numbers

Friday, 19 May 2017 12:20 | 1459 views

Man’s fascination with certain numbers goes back to the dawn of recorded history. For the Ancient Babylonians the most meaningful number was 60. They based their mathematics and calendar around ... Read More...



WE ARE INVITING OUR READERS TO SEND IN THEIR ISSUES AND QUESTIONS THEY HAVE WITH REGARD TO ASTROLOGY AND PALMISTRY AS WE ARE READY TO HELP THEM AND EDUCATE THEM ON THIS AGE-OLD SCIENTIFIC ART. YOU CAN REACH US ON Dailymirrorstars@gmail.com

Shangri-La Resort Hambantota launches ’The Table by Golden Circle’

Monday, 15 May 2017 12:19 | 5057 views

Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort & Spa framed by swaying coconut trees, overlooking the pristine southern coast of our beautiful Sri Lanka which spans 58.8 hectares, making it the largest reso... Read More...