Apr 20, 2018 6:51:33 AM- adaderana.lk
The Central Environmental Authority (CEA) has decided to temporarily suspend operations at the rubber factory in Horana, where 5 deaths occurred yesterday.
Apr 20, 2018 6:39:43 AM- adaderana.lk
The United Nations Development Programme in Sri Lanka together with the Ministry of Disaster Management launched a project at the Ministry premises to support the Government s vision of resilient recovery from Disasters, to help Sri Lanka build back better in times of a disaster.
Apr 20, 2018 6:10:49 AM- LBO.com
Apr 20, 2018 (LBO) – Commonwealth Centre for Digital Health will be Launched in London Today at the sidelines of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018. The Centre was proposed by Prof. Vajira Dissanayake of the University of Colombo in 2016 and incorporated into a Commonwealth Policy Brief on Digital Systems for One health approved […]
Apr 20, 2018 6:43:21 AM- hirunews.lk
Western Province Chief Minister Isura Devapriya visited the controversial rubber processing factory in Bellapitiya, Horana this afternoon (Apr. 20). Here he had pledged to close down the factory. Five persons including 4 villagers were killed... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 6:17:38 AM- hirunews.lk
Vision Care, one of the pioneering eye care companies in Sri Lanka, has inaugurated its newest branch at Panadura to facilitate access to its range of eye care products and services for residents of the popular suburb. The branch opening was followed... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 5:33:37 AM- adaderana.lk
Sri Lanka announced Friday it would establish new police posts and step up patrols at popular resorts after a spate of sexual attacks and violence targeting foreign tourists.
Apr 20, 2018 5:13:18 AM- hirunews.lk
International Police has issued a Red Notice against the former Governor of Central Bank, Arjuna Mahendran. He has been mentioned as a suspect in the Central Bank bond scam probe carried out by the Criminal Investigation Department. Read More
Apr 20, 2018 5:07:33 AM- hirunews.lk
Hiru News has got information from several areas of the country of a shortage of domestic gas. When we contacted few dealers, they complain that they receive 2.5 kg and 12.5 kg cylinders in fewer numbers. They said this situation has been prevailing... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 4:58:05 AM- hirunews.lk
Sri Lanka Medical Council has recommended that British surgeon Dr. Richard Perming should be allowed to conduct heart surgeries at the Karapitiya Teaching Hospital as he has the certificate of the UK Medical Council. Accordingly, the temporally ban... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 2:53:08 AM- hirunews.lk
A married couple was killed in a head-on collision involving a motorcycle and a van in the Karambankulam area in Medawachchiya this morning (Apr. 20). The deceased woman was 21-year-old and her husband was aged 25. They were residents of Galkandegama,... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 5:05:47 AM- srilankaguardian.org
Donald Trump must be one of the most widely and fiercely lampooned people of all time; indeed, his entire life can be seen as a one-man […]
Apr 20, 2018 4:52:56 AM- srilankaguardian.org
It would be an interesting study to trace some connectivity between Ananda Coomaraswamy and the works of theosophists in early 2oth century by Punsara Amarasinghe ( […]
Apr 20, 2018 4:38:46 AM- srilankaguardian.org
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Apr 20, 2018 4:11:51 AM- adaderana.lk
The manager of the rubber factory in Horana, who was arrested over the death of 5 persons in the ammonia tank incident yesterday, has been ordered remanded until April 25 by the Horana Magistrate s Court.
Apr 20, 2018 4:08:45 AM- adaderana.lk
Interpol has issued Red Notice for former Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran in connection with the investigations being carried out by the CID on the central bank treasury bond scam.
Apr 20, 2018 4:07:47 AM- adaderana.lk
The Police Special Task Force (STF) has carried out a special operation in the Western and Southern provinces within the past 2 weeks, resulting in the arrest of several suspects along with a host of weapons and narcotics.
Apr 20, 2018 4:43:56 AM- hirunews.lk
The Manager of the Horana rubber processing factory where 5 persons were killed following an industrial accident, has been remanded until 25th of April. He was arrested last afternoon for negligence. The Manager was produced before courts by Horana police... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 4:38:35 AM- hirunews.lk
MP Rohitha Abeygunawardana says that he believes that the remaining Sri Lanka Freedom Party Ministers in the government should sit alongside the opposition next month. Addressing a media conference at the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna office in Battaramulla... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 4:09:47 AM- hirunews.lk
The bodies of 5 persons who died following an industrial accident at a rubber processing factory in Bellapitiya, Horana have been sent to Panadura Base Hospital for post-mortem inquiries. The Judicial Medical Officer Dr. Uthpala Aatygalle will conduct... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 3:54:26 AM- hirunews.lk
The worlds largest cargo aircraft Antonov An-225 Mriya which arrived at the Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport on Wednesday, left the island this morning (Apr. 20). It landed at the MRIA, for refuelling and allow the crew to rest, the Airport... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 3:25:53 AM- thesundayleader.lk
An Interpol Red Notice has been issued on former Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran. Mahendran is wanted in Sri Lanka to be questioned over the Central Bank treasury bond scam. The alleged scam took place when Mahendran was the Governor of the Central Bank. Mahendran is believed to be in Singapore and is evading arrest. Mahendran, Perpetual Treasuries head ...
Apr 20, 2018 3:07:59 AM- adaderana.lk
A Sri Lankan agrarian system, the Ellanga Gammana or Cascaded Tank-Village system in the Dry Zone, has been designated as a Globally Important Agricultural Heritage System (GIAHS) by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).
Apr 20, 2018 3:42:53 AM- hirunews.lk
The National Council for Road Safety says that three-wheeler drivers who are unable to issue metered-receipts to their passengers can issue written receipts instead. Addressing a media conference in Colombo this morning (Apr. 20), Chairman of the... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 3:35:34 AM- hirunews.lk
Police have arrested 30 during special raids conducted in the Western and the Southern provinces. Police Media Spokesperson’s Office said that the raids were conducted from the beginning of this year till 17th of April. 5 grenades, two... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 3:28:53 AM- hirunews.lk
Game of Thrones has won a fair amount of awards in its seven years on the air, but the BAFTA TV Craft Special Award being handed out at this years ceremony is a little different. This award recognises the behind-the-scenes craft that has gone into producing... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 3:13:10 AM- hirunews.lk
Colombo Crime Division seeks public support to apprehend a woman who had cheated money to a number of people in the guise of a bank official. Police Media Spokespersons Office said that the suspect is wanted for cases being heard at Fort, Hulfsdorp,... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 12:52:39 AM- hirunews.lk
A police sergeant and an army soldier were killed when their motorbikes collided head-on at Meegahawela Junction in Koswatte in Chilaw. They had sustained critical injuries following the mishap and they succumbed to their injuries at Chilaw Hospital. The... Read More
Apr 20, 2018 2:57:19 AM- LBO.com
Reinforcing the leadership force that drives LAUGFS, Lfinity – Chief Operating Officer (COO), Muditha Thebuwana and LAUGFS Gas – Deputy General Manager, Kaushala Amarasekara emerged winners at the Chartered Management Institute Management Excellence Awards (CMI-MEA) 2017 held recently. While Muditha was bestowed the “Most Innovative Manager” award in the Service Sector – Small and Medi...