The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has said that it would not support the candidacy of Minister Sajith Premadasa, United National Party (UNP) sources said.
US Ambassador to Sri Lanka Alaina Teplitz declared open the Archaeological Museum in Anuradhapura which had been renovated under three US grants for a decade, recently.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today (Sept 16) arrived at the Presidential Commission probing state sector corruption to give evidence over a complaint filed over the Agriculture Ministry's building.
Earthslips and fallen trees have affected transportation along the Norton Bridge main road due to heavy winds and rains experienced in the Central region since yesterday (Sept 15).
Heavy traffic has been reported in Kotahena due to flooding near the Barber Street Junction along the main road connecting Nawaloka Roundabout and Pettah, police said.
A suspect has been arrested with dollar bills and swords in Welimada yesterday (Sept 15).
The body of a person who had been attacked before being dumped into a canal in Kantale has been recovered yesterday (Sept 15).
A suspect has been arrested for selling imitation gems under the guise of selling real gems which had been obtained from a treasure trove in Kurunegala yesterday (Sept 15).
Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) leader President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday (Sept 15) warned against underestimating his party, stating that his party members were prepared to show their strength if required.
One person has died while another was left injured after being shot near the Ambulgama junction in Hanwella yesterday (Sept 15).
The Road Development Authority has instructed drivers to maintain a maximum speed limit of 60 kmph while using the Southern Expressway due to heavy rains in the country.
Two persons have been hospitalised following what is believed to be a gas cylinder explosion in Mahawila Gardens this morning.