Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today (May 20) requested all students to return to school and resume academic activities as usual since the country's security has been restored to normalcy.
Six suspects including an employee at the Parliament’s Hansard Department have been arrested over a training facility of the National Thowheed Jamath group in Kurunegala, Police Spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said.
A total of 89 suspects have been arrested in connection with the Easter Sunday attacks last month, Police Spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said in a special statement today (May 20).
A group of German tourists have organised a soft drink 'dansala' at the Dambulla Vihara Junction yesterday and today (May 20).
Match boxes, lighters, and flammable items will not be allowed to be brought into the premises of the Sri Dalada Maligawa temple in Kandy, police said.
Army Commander Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake has requested all parents to send their children to school without fear due to the security measures which are in place for students.
The support extended by Muslim religious leaders and state leaders on formulating laws against fundamentalism is a testament to show that there is no room for such ideologies in the country, Speaker Karu Jaysuriya said yesterday (May 19).
The National University Teachers' Association (NUTA) has urged the President to seek the people's mandate by conducting the presidential polls on or before January 08 next year, upon completion of five years in office.
The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) will submit a no-confidence motion against the government to the Speaker tomorrow, JVP MP (Dr.
Around 500 persons have been arrested during the Vesak Festival season for breaching Excise Laws, the Department of Excise said.
President Maithripala Sirisena has reportedly paid a visit to Bodu Bala Sena General Secretary Ven Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thero yesterday (May 19).
Two persons who were arrested over allegedly maintaining direct links with the group which carried out the Easter Sunday attacks have been remanded until May 28.