Subscribe

Interim order for Gota extended

Friday, 15 December 2017 13:25

The interim order, preventing FCID from taking action against Gotabaya Rajapaksa under the Public Property Act, was extended till December 25 by the Court of Appeal today. A petition was filed by former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa seeking for an orde..

842
9
MORE

Comedy Wildlife Awards

Friday, 15 December 2017 06:24
1
1775

Cartoon of the day

Friday, 15 December 2017 06:02
1
472

Election Commission Chairman re-noticed over two FR petitions

Friday, 15 December 2017 12:04
0
756

The Supreme Court today re-noticed Elections Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya to appear in the Supreme Court on Ja...


Funds dry up for Grand Hyatt Hotel, Colombo

Friday, 15 December 2017 12:01
3
2530

The finances required to complete the controversy-ridden Grand Hyatt hotel in Colombo are not receiving approval, and th...


Sriyani Wijewickreme sworn in as state minister

Friday, 15 December 2017 10:53
20
1560

Digamadulla District MP Sriyani Wijewickreme, who extended her support to the President recently, was sworn in as State ...


Malaysian firm proposes investment plan to revive national airlines

Friday, 15 December 2017 10:34
12
2220

Amid speculations of closure and employees writing to Chairman Ajith Dias that they did not have confidence in him as we...


New currency notes to mark independence, says PM

Friday, 15 December 2017 10:13
2
1271

Several denominations of new currency notes are to be issued to mark the 70th anniversary of Sri Lanka’s independe...


This election is of special significance: MR

Friday, 15 December 2017 09:20
6
971

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday requested voters to cast their ballots at the upcoming local government ele...


Russia restricts tea supplies from SL after finding beetle

Friday, 15 December 2017 08:51
7
3429

Russia will place temporary restrictions on imports of all agricultural products from Sri Lanka, including tea, from Dec...


Budget packs, fair price stores mooted by govt.

Friday, 15 December 2017 07:52
0
641

Government has decided to introduce a budget pack concept under which packs containing eight essential items will be sol...


Marital rape to be a punishable offence

Friday, 15 December 2017 02:23
39
4497

Amendments will be introduced to the Penal Code shortly to make marital rape a crime and a punishable offence and cabine...


Party to seek legal consultations for some LG bodies

Thursday, 14 December 2017 23:27
9
2437

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP), which got its nominations for six local government (LG) bodies rejected, said ye...


Suspicious aviation fuel: It didn’t conform with specifications, says CPC Chairman

Thursday, 14 December 2017 22:10
6
2490

While responding to the trade union claims of IOC’s alleged importation of a stock of 14,000 metric tonnes of subs...


We expect SL to keep India's security concerns in mind: Indian MEA

Thursday, 14 December 2017 21:28
14
2595

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) of India on Thursday said that it expected the Government of Sri Lanka to keep Ne...


BBS Secretary meets Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith

Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:44
18
5043

Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) General Secretary Ven. Galagodaaththe Gnanasara Thera today met Colombo’s Archbishop Malcolm ...


Facebook hits back at ex-executive Palihapitiya

Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:18
5
8455

Facebook has responded to former executive Chamath Palihapitiya who said Facebook and other services alike are...


US show’s finding on ‘Ram Setu’ reaffirms our stand, says BJP

Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:34
10
6775

The claim made in a new show of a US science channel that the 'Ram Setu' between India and Sri Lanka is man-made...


Screening ‘No Fire Zone’ in Malaysia: Prosecution, HR activist withdraw appeals

Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:02
0
2169

The High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysian today struck out an appeal by the prosecution and a cross-appeal by human righ...


SL becomes 163rd signatory to Ottawa Treaty

Thursday, 14 December 2017 17:45
0
1556

Sri Lanka today announced that it had transmitted the instrument of accession to the Ottawa Treaty which banned landmine...


More nominations of SLPP rejected

Thursday, 14 December 2017 16:31
10
5365

The nominations submitted by the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) for Badulla, Mahiyanganaya, Panadura and Agalawatta ...


SLPP nominations for Maharagama, Weligama rejected

Thursday, 14 December 2017 15:33
12
5148

The nominations submitted by the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) for the Maharagama Urban Council and Weligama Prades...


Australia deports 29 SL illegal migrants

Thursday, 14 December 2017 12:12
1
4513

At least 29 Sri Lankans who attempted to illegally migrate to Australia arrived at the Bandaranaike International Airpor...


Contempt of court case against Ranjan re-fixed for Jan. 22

Thursday, 14 December 2017 11:30
8
2014

The Supreme Court today re-fixed the contempt of court case against Deputy Minister Ranjan Ramanayake for January 22 as ...


More News

More Dailymirror Plus

MIRROR OPINION

15 / 12 / 2017
394

Warning: This article may contain ideas that religiously sensitive readers may find distur...

15 / 12 / 2017
335

JVP MP Vijitha Herath in an interview with Daily Mirror spoke about the current political ...

15 / 12 / 2017
1020

Even being a strong loyalist of the former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, National Freedom F...

More Opinion

FEATURES

15 / 12 / 2017
169

The town councils, provincial councils and mega town councils hold major importance and ar...

15 / 12 / 2017
195

One of a kind, she certainly was a fountain of kindness untold. It is amazing how Shalini&...

More Features
WEIRD NEWS

He stayed outside home all night to sign nomination papers

Friday, 15 December 2017 15:01
0
75

A candidate of the forthcoming provincial council election had spent the night in his garden while he waited for the arr...


Husband hospitalized when the wife tried to show off her skills

Monday, 11 December 2017 10:12
2
4151

A person was hospitalized for allergy caused by the application of some hair-dye by his wife when she tried to show off ...


Speeding bus leaves conductor behind

Friday, 8 December 2017 07:32
14
8601

A driver of a private bus, spotting a considerable number of passengers at a bus halt, overtook the bus that was ahead o...


More News

VIDEO

More Video
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 18:27
0
210
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 18:20
0
259

More W-Now

Unions launch scathing attack on SriLankan bosses

Unions launch scathing attack on SriLankan bosses | 303 views

In a scathing attack on its top brass, the unions of the SriLankan Airlines in a letter dated December 12, 2017 said, if any of the current board members or CEO remains part of the airline post-restru... Read More...


The Beachside Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa

Friday, 24 November 2017 12:04 | 7915 views

Marriott Hotels, the iconic flagship brand of Marriott International, announced the opening of Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa, marking Marriott International’s  ... Read More...


CHALLENGE YOURSELF - With exciting career prospects

Today, you see the mushrooming of many Career Guidance and Overseas Education Consultancy Service Providers. But these institutions have to take great caution in giving advice to those who walk in through their doors as they have to be well aware that the moment they give advice they are contributing to the moulding of another person’s life and especiall Read More...


nutrition zone Let’s sort out this problem with breakfast!

Friday, 15 December 2017 14:32 | 39 views

“While all three meals of the day are important, breakfast is even more special. This is because it’s the first meal for the day which is taken after a long fast. This is why this meal mus... Read More...


Plain of Mars - The Quadrangle and the Great Triangle

Friday, 15 December 2017 13:20 | 50 views

The area of the hollow or the depression in the centre of the palm is called the Plain of Mars. ... 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