Top Sri Lankan economist Saman Kelegama died from a heart attack suffered in Thailand on Friday.
Superintendent of Police (SP) and Attorney-at-Law Ruwan Gunasekara has been appointed as the new Police Media Spokesman.
University Students who forcibly broken into the Health Ministry during a protest march this week, have damaged property as well as vehicles to the value of over a millions rupees, Health Minister Dr.
Convenor of the Inter University Students' Federation (IUSF) Lahiru Weerasekara has been taken into police custody.
Japan-Sri Lanka Parliamentary Friendship League donated a package of drinking bottles for the victims affected by the recent floods and landslides in Sri Lanka,Srilankan embassy in Tokyo said.
Rainy condition is expected to enhance to some extent in the south-western part of the country from today, Department of Meteorology said in its weather forecast.
The strike launched by the Government Medical Officers' Association (GMOA) entered its second day today.
Seventeen Indian fishermen were arrested with the support of Navy and Sri Lanka Coast Guard for engaging in poaching activities in the northern territorial waters off Nagar Kovil today evening, Navy said.
Minister for Interior Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Thursday said that stronger Pak-Sri Lankan partnership was key to promoting greater cooperation in the region and strengthening regional platforms.