Aug 23, 2017 2:25:58 AM- srilankaguardian.org
There is no question that the way the discussions were held at the UNP meeting against WR cannot be condoned. In addition to the aggressive manner […]
Aug 23, 2017 2:14:23 AM- hirunews.lk
Balapitiya Magistrate has remanded a 22-year woman and three others for allegedly murdering a person in Wathurawela, Kosgoda. The victim was the husband of the woman. Along with the woman, her father, paramour and his friend were remanded. Police said... Read More
Aug 23, 2017 2:09:17 AM- hirunews.lk
Bradford, Doncaster and Rotherham are providing the backdrop for a major Bollywood film starring one of Indias biggest names - just one of the foreign productions contributing to Britains film-making boom. The film, Gold is an epic new Bollywood movie... Read More
Aug 23, 2017 1:48:12 AM- hirunews.lk
Danish police say, a headless torso was found in waters off Denmark has been identified as missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall. There was a DNA match between the torso and Kim Wall, Copenhagen police said on social media. Swedish journalist Wall was last... Read More
Aug 23, 2017 1:12:02 AM- hirunews.lk
Police have received information that a doctor and his son are behind the leaking of three questions from this years Advanced Level chemistry paper, while the exam was underway. Now the investigations have been handed over to the Criminal Investigation... Read More
Aug 23, 2017 1:09:34 AM- hirunews.lk
Former Central Bank Governor Ajith Nivard Cabraal arrived at the Bribery Commission a short while ago. He was asked to appear before the commission to record a statement. Read More
Aug 23, 2017 12:58:04 AM- hirunews.lk
A 14-year-old boy who went viral on social media for dancing the Macarena in a busy Saudi Arabian street has been arrested by authorities. It is not clear what his nationality was or if he will be formally charged by the public prosecutor. The incident... Read More
Aug 23, 2017 12:31:10 AM- hirunews.lk
Two underworld gangsters have been arrested in Hikkaduwa with two guns and ammunitions. They were apprehended last afternoon (22). Police said the suspects are residents of Ambalangoda. Initial investigations have revealed that these two are connected... Read More
Aug 23, 2017 1:25:56 AM- adaderana.lk
Former Central Bank Governor Ajith Nivard Cabraal arrived at the Bribery Commission this morning to give a statement, Ada Derana reporter said.
Aug 23, 2017 1:03:30 AM- adaderana.lk
President Maithripala Sirisena says that future plans for the health sector will prioritize the strengthening of prevention of diseases. .
Aug 23, 2017 12:10:14 AM- hirunews.lk
Investigations have revealed that the elderly woman found dead in Karawanella Hospitals cesspit had been raped and strangulated to death. A special judicial medical inquiry had revealed this. A few days back the 70-year-old female patient... Read More
Aug 22, 2017 11:46:35 PM- hirunews.lk
New Zealands oldest cricketer Tom Pritchard has died aged 100 at his home in New Zealand. Pritchard, who played a total of 200 first-class matches and took as many as 818 wickets, was considered to be one of the finest fast bowlers, precisely known for... Read More
Aug 23, 2017 12:06:28 AM- adaderana.lk
A fire has erupted in a five-storied automobile spare-parts store near the Thalpitiya Old Bridge in Wadduwa. .
Aug 22, 2017 11:56:31 PM- adaderana.lk
The Hajj festival this year will be celebrated on September 02. .
Aug 22, 2017 11:45:09 PM- adaderana.lk
The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has informed the court that State Minister of Women and Child Affairs, Vijayakala Maheswaran had not in fact ordered the release of the chief suspect of Sivaloganathan Vidya s murder case, Mahalingam Shashi Kumar. .
Aug 22, 2017 10:35:37 AM- LBO.com
Aug 22, 2017 11:15:19 PM- hirunews.lk
The size of the gender pay gap in the movie industry has been laid bare in new estimates of stars pay packets. Forbes magazine calculated the worlds 10 best-paid actors earned a total of 488.5 million dollars in the past year. Thats almost three times... Read More
Aug 22, 2017 11:02:34 PM- hirunews.lk
American Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has increased pressure on Pakistan over its perceived backing for the Taliban in Afghanistan. Pakistan denies sheltering the Taliban, but Tillerson suggested it could lose US privileges if the government failed... Read More
Aug 22, 2017 10:50:48 PM- hirunews.lk
Government has decided to offer compensation to the families of those who died and injured during the clashes that took place in June 2014 in Aluthgama and Beruwela. Minister of Prisons Reforms, Rehabilitation and Hindu Affairs D. M. Swaminathans... Read More
Aug 22, 2017 10:53:37 PM- LBO.com
Aug 23, 2017 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s licensed telecommunications operators said that all mobile and fixed line subscribers would be granted a 10 percent bonus usage on internet packages/cards. Issuing a joint statement they said that this will be a special gesture to mark the removal of telecom levy by the Government. “The removal of […]
Aug 22, 2017 10:43:07 PM- LBO.com
Aug 23, 2017 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Dialog Axiata said that a 5G technology capability trial was carried out with technology partners Ericsson and Huawei at the Dialog Iconic in Colombo. “The demonstration established the capabilities of 5G technology to deliver throughputs in excess of 35 Gbps on the 5G Radio (Air) Interface, setting a […]
Aug 22, 2017 10:35:11 PM- onlanka.com
Dialog Axiata demonstrated 5G (Generation) Technology for the first time in South Asia, paving the way for next generation wireless connectivity with speeds in excess of 35 Gbps (Gigabits Per Second) yesterday.
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Aug 22, 2017 10:28:23 PM- onlanka.com
President Maithripala Sirisena has given Rs. 45 million for gold plating the golden canopy of the historic Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic.
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Aug 22, 2017 9:37:40 PM- srilankaguardian.org
( August 23, 2017, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) The peoples’ verdict at the Presidential election of January 2015 reflected the mandate of the people for a […]
Aug 22, 2017 9:30:31 PM- srilankaguardian.org
Our tourism ministry and hotel industry are simply killing the goose that lays the golden eggs. by Dr. Vinoth Ramachandra ( August 23, 2017, Colombo, Sri […]
Aug 22, 2017 10:04:30 PM- hirunews.lk
United National Party parliamentarians are scheduled to meet with President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat tonight. This was confirmed by a senior party spokesperson. Reports stated that the matter regarding Minister Wijedasa Rajapaksha... Read More
Aug 22, 2017 9:22:16 PM- srilankaguardian.org
Marapana cannot afford to ignore a fresh review of the contentious matters, including the circumstances under which Resolution 30/1 came to be after Sri Lanka’s Permanent […]
Aug 22, 2017 8:00:57 PM- www.ft.lk
The Ambassador of Sri Lanka Dr. A. Saj U. Mendis met with Minister of Defence Affairs of Kingdom of Bahrain Lieutenant General Yousuf Bin Ahmed Bin Hussain Al Jalahma recently.
Lt. General Yousuf Bin Al Jalahma was appointed as the Minister of Defence in 2014. The Supreme Commander of Defence is the King of the Kingdom of Bahrain. The Bahrain Defence Force (BDF); which comprises Royal Bah...
Aug 22, 2017 8:00:57 PM- www.ft.lk
The Treasury has released Rs. 1.5 billion to district secretaries through the Ministry of Disaster Management for the purpose of distributing dry rations to people affected by the drought.
The President’s Office said Rs. 1.43 billion of the Rs. 1.5 billion provision has already been allocated for the relevant tasks while the process of distributing dry rations to people in the Puttalam, K...