The Navy managed to seize 182kg and 456g of Kerala cannabis during successful operations conducted across the country in the past 72 hours.
The Constitutional Council which met at Parliament today approved the names of Chairman of Court of Appeal Yasantha Kodagoda to be appointed as a Supreme Court Judge and A.
Three Sri Lankan students residing in the Chinese province where the coronavirus has been spreading claiming 25 lives, have returned to Sri Lanka, a Foreign Ministry official said.
Activist Major (Retd) Ajith Prasanna currently facing contempt charges was remanded until February 7, by the Colombo High courts.
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa instructed law enforcement officers that they should carry out their duties without any fear or favour, but their actions should strictly be in compliance with the law when it comes to issuing an arrest warrant against an individual, Presidential Secretariat said.
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya today confirmed that UNP MP Ranjan Ramanayake did not hand over any audio recordings of phone calls to Parliament.
The delay in implementing the second stage of the Norochcholai coal power plant is costing the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) a loss of Rs 250 million on a daily basis, Minister of Power and Energy Mahinda Amaraweera stated.
Acting IGP Jayantha Wickramaratne has appointed a committee comprised of senior police officers including a Senior DIG to make recommendations on executing the Attorney General's instructions to arrest High Court Judge Gihan Pilapitiya.
At least one persons was killed and four persons are in a critical condition after a wasp attack on them in the Pathana area in Kotagala.
The Attorney Generals Department has directed the Colombo Crime Division to obtain a warrant to arrest High Court Judge Gihan Pilapitiya who is under interdiction over his controversial phone conversations with former State Minister Ranjan Ramanayake.
The Inter University Bhikkhu Federation (IUBF) staged a protest today opposite the Presidential Secretariat in Colombo against what it says is US and Chinese interference in Sri Lanka's internal affairs.
An Army Officer who was arrested over the brutal killing of a medical faculty student of Univeristy of Jaffna yesterday was remanded by Jaffna Magistrate Courts till February 6 today.