Visiting Canadian Foreign Minister Stéphane Dion, toured the Northern province today and met Northern Province Governor Reginald Cooray iat the Governor's office in Jaffna.
The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) is currently recording a statement from former IGP Mahinda Balasuriya in connection with the murder of journalist Lasantha Wickrematunge, the police said.
Foreign Minister of Canada Stephane Dion assured to President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday that Canada would provide every possible assistance to the initiatives taken by the government to strengthen democracy, the rule of law, reconciliation and economic development.
Naval officers arrested four individuals with the possession of 9.
The Navy assisted in the repatriation of 77 Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan custody yesterday.
Sri Lanka's Central Bank (CB) on Thursday announced an increase in trend-setting interest rates, the first time the rates have changed in several months.
Sri Lanka’s often disputed minimum hotel room rates enforced many years ago in Colombo city to curb price cutting is to be terminated next year, the government announced on Thursday.
The inauguration of the emergency pre hospital care ambulance service established under the Ministry of Health with assistance from the Indian Government, was held today in a ceremony at Galle Face.
The 'Jana Satana Paada Yaatra' (protest march) organized by the Joint Opposition commenced from Peradeniya this morning.