The disbursement of the second tranche of a IMF 1.
The work-to-rule campaign by Sri Lanka Customs officers has been called off this afternoon.
One person was killed and four others injured after a collision between a car and a lorry in the Kiula area in Hungama at about 1.
The Human Rights Commission (HRC) has written to Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe expressing grave concern that a proposed amendment to the Criminal Procedure Code (CPC) will deprive suspects arrested and detained by police of access to Attorneys-at- law before their statements are recorded.
The Tamil National Alliance has welcomed the announcement by the government that a further twenty-three political prisoners will be released through the process of rehabilitation.
Cricketer Ramith Rambukwella was arrested yesterday over a road accident that occurred at Independence Avenue in Colombo 07.
A stock of military items suspected to have belonged to the LTTE have been unearthed during construction work carried out at the Vipulananda College in Vavuniya.
The European Union's top court took a step on Thursday towards confirming the removal of Hamas and the Tamil Tigers from an EU terrorism blacklist, despite protestations from Israel and the Sri Lankan government, Reuters reported.
Speaker Karu Jayasuirya today warned MPs that he would be forced to take stern action against them if they continue to act in violation of Standing Orders by engaging in unparliamentarily behavior in the House.