The United Nations Security Council has elected the world body’s ninth Secretary-General, the former Portuguese Prime Minister António Guterres.
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has unequivocally condemns the incident that took place in Jaffna today, killing 2 university students.
The Inter University Students' Federation (IUSF) held a protest today opposite the Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL).
Fishermen today staged a major protest blocking the Puttalam - Kalpitiya road against what they called the alleged use of illegal nets by a section of persons involved in the fisheries industry.
All the five directors of Entrust Securities including Chanaka Ratwatte facing misappropriation charges were granted conditional bail by the Colombo Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne on Friday.
A 26-year-old Chinese woman was apprehended by Customs officials at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) last night while trying to smuggle out 247 gemstones.
Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake presented the Appropriation Bill -2017 to Parliament today.
The Colombo District Court today lifted the injunction order placed on Prasanna Vithanage's film 'Usaviya Nihandai' (Silence in the Courts).
The Colombo Fort Magistrate's Court today issued a warrent to arrest Sri Lanka's former Ambassador to Russia, Udayanga Weeratunga.