Hungama Police have arrested an individual who had been evading courts for 15 years after being sentenced to four years Rigorous Imprisonment (RI) after being convicted of rape and fraud.
Police have used tear gas and water cannon to disperse a protest march conducted by university students near Parliament premises in Battaramulla a short while ago.
A Sathyagraha was held opposite the Colombo Fort Railway Station yesterday calling for the release of Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) General Secretary Ven.
The naval ships ‘Dixmude’ and ‘Surcouf’ belonging to the French Navy arrived at the port of Colombo yesterday on a goodwill visit, Navy said.
Postal employees held a protest in Colombo yesterday (18) demanding the Government address their demands, which has led to a continuous island-wide postal strike.
Sri Lanka Army Headquarters requested public from aiding or abetting Army deserters, harbouring or using them for any anti-social acts since it is a punishable offence according to Penal code, a statement from Army said, The Army said it has been brought to notice that sections of Army deserters or those absent without leave (AWOL), some of them still in hiding, are reportedly involved in committing criminal acts, robberies and various anti-social acts in different parts of the island.
President Maithripala Sirisena's former Chief of Staff, Dr I.
The Homagama Magistrate's Court today postponed the hearing of the appeal of Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) General Secretary Ven.
The road towards Maradana on D.
The Government has decided that the Secretaries to Ministries, Heads of Departments, Chairpersons, executive officers and Accountants of Government Institutions should take the responsibility of paying salaries to redundant workers they have employed in addition to the approved Cadre.
SriLankan Airlines has informed all passengers to arrive at the airport four hours early prior to departure due to a series of renovation work expected to commence today at the Bandaranaike International Airport.