Apr 16, 2018 4:32:33 AM- onlanka.com
Former Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage was arrested by the Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) today on charges of misappropriating government funds amounting to Rs.39 million in 2014 to buy Carrom and Checker-boards.
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Apr 16, 2018 5:15:18 AM- hirunews.lk
Central Bank data shows that Sri Lankas foreign reserves have come down to $ 7.7 billion in March. It was a decline of $ 613 million compared to February of 2018. It is predicted that Sri Lankas foreign reserves could decline further due to... Read More
Apr 16, 2018 5:10:54 AM- hirunews.lk
Irans Parliamentary Speaker Ali Larijani heading a delegation will visit Sri Lanka this week to discuss bilateral and international issues particularly the Syrian situation after the recent US-led strikes. Speaking to reporters before departure, Larijani... Read More
Apr 16, 2018 4:50:12 AM- hirunews.lk
The General Secretary of the United Peoples Freedom Alliance Minister Mahinda Amaraweera says the new agenda of the Unity Government and agreement will be signed after properly studying them. The Minister said this addressing a rally in Walasmulla... Read More
Apr 16, 2018 4:36:04 AM- hirunews.lk
The Road Development Authority says that 100,000 vehicles had used the expressways during yesterday (Apr. 15). The RDA said that it is the highest number of vehicles that used the expressways in a single day. Meanwhile, 12 persons were killed... Read More
Apr 16, 2018 4:25:40 AM- adaderana.lk
The Muthupanthiya Island in Arachchikattuwa is once again being subjected to severe coastal erosion.
Apr 16, 2018 4:14:35 AM- adaderana.lk
Thin cracks have reportedly appeared on the bridge which holds the sluice gates of the Udawalawa reservoir while as a result heavy vehicle have currently been restricted from using the bridge.
Apr 16, 2018 3:35:38 AM- adaderana.lk
A body has been discovered inside a tank in Boralesgamuwa, Maharagama.
Apr 16, 2018 3:40:24 AM- hirunews.lk
President Maithripala Sirisena has reached London this morning (Ap. 16) to attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) 2018. He was received by the Commonwealth officials and Sri Lanka High Commission staff. The theme of this... Read More
Apr 16, 2018 3:31:35 AM- hirunews.lk
A Sri Lankan woman who had employed in Kuwait for around 40 years has been returned to the island with the intervention of Sri Lanka Embassy in Kuwait and Foreign Employment Bureau. She came back to the island last morning (Apr. 15) and she was a... Read More
Apr 16, 2018 3:03:53 AM- LBO.com
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL), on behalf of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, successfully launched and raised USD 2.5 billion in a dual-tranche 5 and 10 year bond. The transaction was the twelfth US Dollar benchmark offering in the international bond markets by Sri Lanka since 2007, and its largest offshore […]
Apr 16, 2018 2:50:53 AM- LBO.com
Apr 16, 2018 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s growth is projected to rebound in 2018 and continue to be around 4.5 percent in the medium term, driven by private consumption and investment, the Wold Bank says in its latest report. “Inflation will stabilize at the mid-single digit level as the impact of natural disasters wears off, […]
Apr 16, 2018 2:58:52 AM- adaderana.lk
Four members of the same family died when a three wheeler and a bus collided at Ambalantota Mirijjawila Junction on Thissa-Matara main road around 9.30 am today (16). .
Apr 16, 2018 2:54:45 AM- adaderana.lk
Former Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has been arrested by the Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID).
Apr 16, 2018 2:51:02 AM- adaderana.lk
The Sri Lankan Boxing team who won 3 bronze medals at the 21st Commonwealth Games at Gold Coast, returned to Sri Lanka.
Apr 16, 2018 3:03:09 AM- hirunews.lk
Sri Lanka Navys Advanced Offshore Patrol Vessel SLNS Sayurala assisted a foreign yacht named Sandetie which had distressed in deep seas 72 nautical miles off Galle Light House. The yacht owned by a French firm was heading towards Iceland from Trincomalee. Four... Read More
Apr 16, 2018 2:41:29 AM- hirunews.lk
Former Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has been arrested by the Financial Crimes Investigation Department. Earlier, in the morning he arrived at the FCID to give a statement relating to an alleged financial fraud of Rs.53 million involving the... Read More
Apr 16, 2018 1:11:39 AM- LBO.com
Apr 16, 2018 (LBO) – National carrier SriLankan Airlines has achieved a un-audited annual passenger revenue of 126.9 billion rupees (US Dollars 830.7 million) for its just ended financial year of 2017/18. “This is the highest ever in the Company’s 38-year history,” the Airline said in a statement. The revenue comes on the back of recent […]
Apr 16, 2018 1:26:47 AM- hirunews.lk
In a tragic accident, a father and his 4-year-old son die and the mother is critically injured in Ella, Badulla. The car by which they were travelling had fallen into a 100-foot precipice close to the Ella town on the Badulla - Wellawaya main road. Later,... Read More
Apr 16, 2018 2:18:42 AM- adaderana.lk
Showers or thundershowers will occur over most provinces, particularly in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Southern, Central, North-western and Uva provinces after 2.00 p.m, the Department of Meteorology announced..
Apr 16, 2018 2:09:29 AM- adaderana.lk
Lands under the Tellippalai Divisional Secretariat area which hitherto had been occupied by the armed forces in Jaffna were handed over to legal owners in line with the government s policy of releasing civilians land.
Apr 16, 2018 1:55:24 AM- adaderana.lk
A person has been arrested at Bandarawatta, Hikkaduwa for the possession of a locally-manufactured firearm and a hand grenade.
Apr 16, 2018 1:26:01 AM- adaderana.lk
Former Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage arrived at the at the Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) to give a statement on allegations of misusing state funds.
Apr 16, 2018 1:11:43 AM- hirunews.lk
Former Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has arrived at the Financial Crime Investigation Department to give a statement relating to alleged financial fraud of Rs.53 million while importing carrom boards in 2014. Read More
Apr 16, 2018 12:46:25 AM- hirunews.lk
Two youths in Nelliadi, Jaffna have been attacked by unidentified persons with sharp objects. The attack took place yesterday (Apr. 15) and the assailants had come by a motor-bike without a number plate. The youths were residents of Manthuvil... Read More
Apr 16, 2018 12:22:10 AM- hirunews.lk
Wildlife officer critically injured in elephant attack.... Three persons including a Wildlife official were hospitalized after they were attacked by a wild elephant in Nintavur Allimul area at Samanthurai in Amparai. Police said that they had attempted... Read More
Apr 16, 2018 12:08:08 AM- onlanka.com
Chief Minister of the Northern Province C.V Vigneshwaran says the closeness between Sri Lanka and India, that once prevailed, can no longer be see.
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Apr 16, 2018 12:22:10 AM- hirunews.lk
Three persons including a Wildlife official were hospitalized after they were attacked by a wild elephant in Nintavur Allimul area at Samanthurai in Amparai. Police said that they had attempted to chase away a herd of wild elephants that had entered... Read More
Apr 16, 2018 12:03:51 AM- hirunews.lk
French President Emmanuel Macron has said he convinced US President Donald Trump not to withdraw troops from Syria and instead commit for the long-term. Earlier this month, Trump declared that the US would be coming out of Syria very soon. On... Read More