A new twist on the old adage asking for a pound of flesh

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Stealing fake bangles landed him in jail

A man who allegedly broke into the home of a police constable and stole a pair of imitatio...


Driver, mistress arrested for misusing doctor's ATM card

A driver attached to the Biyagama Medical Officers' Association and his mistress,who h...


X'mas greeting card written to mother received by lover

She was a pretty lady born in Colombo and employed in a Government Institution related to ...


Dead man’s face gnawed by animal

In a shocking incident relatives of a dead man had found the face of the deceased gnawed b...


He stayed outside home all night to sign nomination papers

A candidate of the forthcoming provincial council election had spent the night in his gard...


Husband hospitalized when the wife tried to show off her skills

A person was hospitalized for allergy caused by the application of some hair-dye by his wi...


Speeding bus leaves conductor behind

A driver of a private bus, spotting a considerable number of passengers at a bus halt, ove...


His crafty plan boomeranged on him

It was about 6 o’clock in the evening. A luxury van used to transport foreigners on ...


Father arrested for burning son in inhuman manner

A man who had tied his 12-year-old son's hands behind him and got him to sit on a wood...


Forgot his helmet when he vanished with stolen coconuts

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Tourist misunderstands passing remarks in Sinhala

An individual heavily intoxicated had confronted a woman tourist and had attempted to teac...


Man develops symptoms of pregnancy

A woman who came to live in a rural area in the Southern province had begun a healthcare s...


"Opposite to mother is father"

A teacher of a grade eight class of a school in the North Western Province was teaching th...


Drunken novice creates big family rift

A married couple living in a worksite in the Anuradhapura area was dragged into an unantic...


Her feelings of love cost her Rs. 100,000

A 43-year-old married woman, hailing from a remote village located in an area known for it...


Love at first sight cost him his monthly salary

A beautiful young lass accompanied her sick father to a reputed hospital in the Uva Provin...


Girl thrown out of school after falsely being accused of getting pregnant

A schoolgirl, studying in grade ten of a government school in the Kekirawa Educational Zon...


Fifteen dogs, 70 pups and 1 bitch found dumped in paddy field

Residents of Padaviya were in a rude shock yesterday to find 15 dogs, a bitch and 70 pups ...


Woman tries to profit from close friendship with another

A female teacher who had discussed her family life including details of her sexual life wi...


Dog runs off with new born infant’s body

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Student cuts fellow student with stencil cutter

An altercation that had taken place between two students during an educational workshop ha...


Wedding cancelled after intended bridegroom's wig falls off

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Produce only suspects in courts, not used condoms: Police HQ

All policemen in countrywide police stations had been instructed not to produce used up co...


Hitting on his girlfriend: Student gets help of thugs to punish fellow student

A student of a leading school in Colombo, studying for his Advanced Level Examination, who...


Bullet from air-rifle enters neck of trishaw driver

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Her dream turned into a nightmare for her helpers

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Man discovers wife was married three times before

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Two women's fight over ownership of dogs ends in court

The Anuradhapura Police had taken two dogs into their care after two women, one who initia...


Daughter-in-law stabbed

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