No trust till a hanging is carried out: SF

Wildlife Minister Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka on Sunday commented on the death penalty an...


ICC suspends Chandimal, coach, manager for four ODIs

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) captain Dinesh Chandimal, coach Chandika Hathurusinghe and manager...


SL remains a ‘Priority Country’ in UK HR report

Sri Lanka has achieved limited progress in the human rights situation and remains a priori...


Despite a few protesters, majority attended Jaffna meeting: OMP

The Office on Missing Persons (OMP) today said a majority of the family members whose love...


Lasantha murder: Ex-DIG, fmr. Crimes OIC released on bail

Former DIG Prasanna Nanayakkara and former Crimes OIC Mount Lavinia Tissa Sugathapala, who...


Building Brains, Building Futures



Death penalty: EU writes to President raising concerns

The delegation of the European Union in Sri Lanka as well as the diplomatic missions of Ca...


Will increase forest cover to 32%: President

President Maithripala Sirisena, who arrived in Rome to attend the 24th session of the FAO ...


Basil permitted to travel abroad

Former Minister Basil Rajapaksa was granted permission by the Colombo High Court today to ...


Development officer hacked to death in Anguruwatota

A development officer of the Dodamgoda divisional secretariat was hacked to death by unide...


Two flights diverted to MRIA due to bad weather

Two SriLankan flights which were scheduled to land at the Bandaranaike International Airpo...


France lift second FIFA World Cup



Money circulation down: PM

The demand for consumer goods had gone down as a result of money circulation decline in th...


France wins 2018 FIFA world cup

France won the 2018 FIFA World Cup by beating Croatia in the final played today at th...


Bus fare hike if Govt. failed to meet demands: ACPBA

The All Ceylon Private Bus Association (ACPBA) said that it would go for a bus fare increa...


EU says no to Death penalty

The heads of diplomatic missions of the European Union (EU) countries would convey their d...


Heroin worth 17 million found in Serunuwara

Heroin worth 17 million had been recovered at the Seenanveli Beach in Serunuwara today, Po...


‘Gamperaliya’ launched



Death Sentence: List of 18 submitted to Justice Ministry

A list consisting names of 18 convicts, who were sentenced to death for drug-related crime...


Beware of strong winds: Met Dept.

Issuing a special weather advisory, the Meteorology Department today warned the public to ...


HRCSL wants President to revoke death penalty view

The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) in a letter sent to President Maithripala...


Education sector to disrupt due to a token strike

Country’s education sector to disrupt due to an islandwide token strike by Education...


SLA will not close camps in North: Army Commander

Army Commander Mahesh Senanayake today said in a media statement that as a responsible Arm...


Glyphosate ban lifted

The Government has lifted the ban on glyphosate for all crops throughout the country by a ...


Prices of bakery products up by Rs. 5 except bread

All bakery products, except bread, would be increased by Rs. 5 from midnight today (15) be...


Fake passport racket helping Lankans fly abroad as Indians busted in TN

Indian Police have busted a fake passport racket in Tamil Nadu, which helped Sri Lankan na...


Belgium beat England to finish third

Belgium earned its highest World Cup finish on Saturday by beating England 2-0 in the thir...


SL workers vulnerable to forced labour in NZ, Egypt

Sri Lankan workers are vulnerable to forced labour in New Zealand and Egypt and they are s...


SL bundled out SA for their lowest total



South Africa get its lowest score ever

Dilruwan Perera and Rangana Herath cleaned up the house in the second session, as South Af...


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