Sri Lanka's first research statellite 'Raavana 1' which was released yesterday reached NASA's International Space Station at around 6:30 pm (local time) today (Apr 19).
Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa has said that there will be no division among opposition parties including the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) with regard to the presidential candidate.
One suspect has been arrested over the murder of a couple in Devahuwa, Galewela on April 15.
A suspect has been arrested with 1.
The Chairman of the Sanasa Bank in Gampaha was arrested today (Apr 19) for allegedly misusing funds worth over Rs 75 million belonging to depositors.
The area at the Kumana National Park demarcated for leopard sightings has been closed off for tourists.
Piyal Pushpakumara Rajapaksha who was detained after being deported from Dubai was released yesterday (Apr 18), police said.
Around three kilograms of heroin was discovered in the vicinity of the Kurundugahahetekma interchange of the Southern Expressway last night.
Rail services along the Maradana railway line have been restored after a train derailed yesterday (Apr 17).
A road construction worker was killed by a leopard at the Kumana National Park yesterday (Apr 18) police said.
Five service transfers of administrative officials of the Southern Provincial Council were approved by Southern Governor Keerthi Tennakoon yesterday (Apr 18).
A Dubai court has decided to announce its decision on the deportation of 'Makandure Madush', on May 02.