A three-wheeler that had allegedly been driven at high speed had been completely destroyed after it burst into flames following an accident at Pudukulam in Vavuniya yesterday.
Since January, last year, the Government has been on a 'reckless borrowing binge,' former President Mahinda Rajapaksa stated.
The Government has strategies and plans aimed at dealing with the 'serious and controversial issue' of setting up a judicial mechanism with international assistance to probe alleged human rights abuses during the war, Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera said.
The Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption (CIABOC), has filed action against Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa in the Supreme Court on charges of contempt.
Field Marshal and Government Minister Sarath Fonseka obtained membership of the United National Party (UNP) today.
Lasantha Amarasekara, Managing Director of the troubled Lankaputhra Bank has been sacked by its controversial Chairman and board for “general inefficiency” with effect from Tuesday.
A group of Chinese nationals working in Sri Lanka staged a protest in Matara town yesterday over an incident where several of their countrymen were allegedly attacked by a group of locals at Naotunna.
The Government will continue with operations of the Anti-Corruption Committee Secretariat (ACCS) until a new institutional structure is introduced, it was disclosed today.
The Government will appoint a committee of intellectuals to review policies and criteria regarding the revision of bus fares.