The factory manager and senior laboratory controller at the rubber factory in Horana where five people were killed last week, were remanded further in custody till April 27 today by the Acting Horana Magistrate.
The Colombo Fort Magistrate today re-issued the open warrant for the arrest of Sri Lanka's former Ambassador to the US, Jaliya Wickramasuriya.
Wildlife officers have launched a special operation to capture a wild elephant that gained entry into the Ridiyagama Safari Park in Amabalantota.
The Government of Pakistan through its High Commission in Sri Lanka has awarded scholarships to 182 meritorious Sri Lankan students of A’ levels under prestigious Jinnah Scholarship programme, Pakistan High Commission in Colombo said.
Navy apprehended 101 fishermen along with 14 dinghies for engaging in illegal fishing practices in the seas off Trincomalee harbour during the past two weeks, according to the Navy.
A group of Investors from several companies of Pakistan has arrived to Island to find out about the new investment opportunities where they met with President Maithripala Sirisena at the President’s official residence,yesterday.
High Court Judge M A Samayawardana and Senior Deputy Solicitor General Arjuna Obeysekara sworn in as new judges of Court of Appeal before the President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday, Presidential Secretariat said.
China will never interferes in Sri Lanka's internal affairs and is willing to work with the Sri Lankan side to push forward its economic and social development by promoting new type of international relations featuring mutual respect, fairness and justice, win-win cooperation, Chinese Ambassador Cheng Xueyuan told Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.
Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Ministers, who boycotted last week's Cabinet meeting, attended the Cabinet meeting held this morning.
Two suspects were arrested with Rs 70, 000 worth of forged currency notes in Eragama, Damana last night (23).
A high-level delegation from the Sri Lakan Parliament led by Speaker Karu Jayasuriya is on an official visit to Việtnam fromtill April 27.