A hartal campaign was launched in Batticaloa today (Mar 19) demanding that international pressure be exerted on the Sri Lankan government to declare information related to missing persons.
State Minister of Highways & Road Development Ranjan Ramanayake today called on the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to question Opposition Leader, former President Mahinda Rajapaksa over comments he had reportedly made regarding deceased rugby player Wasim Thajudeen.
Forty students at the Maduruketiya Maha Vidyalaya in Moneragala have been hospitalised after being attacked by wasps at the school today (Mar 19).
An inmate at the Welikada prison has committed suicide in the washroom of the prison complex today (Mar 19).
In the case pertaining to the conspiring to misappropriate Rs.
The case filed against Parliamentarian Mahindananda Aluthgamage for misappropriating funds worth Rs 3.
A protest was held along the Galle Road this afternoon against the sanitary landfill project which is proposed to be constructed in Aruwakkalu, Puttalam.
Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) MP Bimal Rathnayaka today (19) urged the Government to take steps to ensure that myths are not promoted at institutional levels and to draft Government policy based on science.
More than 5,000 graduate teachers will be recruited to national schools this year, Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam told Times Online.
Colombo Chief Magistrate's court today (Mar 19) discharged MP Johnston Fernando from the charges of non-declaration of assets after the Bribery Commission withdrew 4 asset declaration cases filed against the latter.
The road from Ceramic roundabout to the NSA rounabout has been closed due to a protest that is currently underway along the Galle Road.
The Colombo Fort Magistrate's court instructed former DIG Nalaka de Silva's lawyer to file a bail request on behalf of his client.