A Dubai court has decided to announce its decision on the deportation of 'Makandure Madush', on May 02.
The total number of people affected by the persisting drought conditions in certain parts of the country has arisen to 600,000, the Disaster Management Centre (DMC) said today (April 18).
Two US Navy vessels, The USNS Millinocket and USS ‘Spruance’ arrived at the Hambantota Port today (Apr 17) to participate in an annual naval exercise this weekend.
The Supreme Court today (April 18) called on six ministries and two authorities to provide facilities to those with special needs to facilitate easy access to these government institutions.
Nilan Romesh Samarasinghe, the cousin of druglord ‘Makandure Madush’ who was deported from Dubai last morning has been remanded until April 22.
A suspect identified as 'Jeewan Malli' has been arrested in Kiribathgoda with heroin worth Rs 60 million, police said.
The Meteorological Department has forecast thundershowers today (Apr 18) due to the low level atmospheric disturbance in the vicinity of Sri Lanka.
Two women who were involved in demining operations in Kilinochchi have been hospitalised after a landmine exploded during a clearing operation today.
Singer Nadeemal Perera has been released after recording a statement at the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) a short while ago.
Gayan Buddhima Perera, who was deported from Dubai yesterday (Feb 17) has been handed over to the Colombo Crimes Division (CCD) today April (18).
The Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) has urged that legal action to be taken against Dr Rukshan Bellana, a former official of the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) for allegedly threatening a witness in a case against the authority.
Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera who is in New York to represent Sri Lanka at the Financing for Development Forum of the UN Economic and Social Council called on the Secretary-General of the United Nations António Guterres recently.