The Civil Society and Trade Union Collective (CSTUC) which met with the Prime Minister today (May 25) raised issues over the country's security in the aftermath of the Easter Sunday attacks.
Minister Rishad Bathiudeen appeared before the Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) to record a statement over an alleged financial misappropriation case today (May 25).
The Police Department has refuted social media reports of action being taken against drivers who relentlessly hooted horns while traffic was blocked to allow a VIP vehicle to pass through recently.
The usage of social media must be monitored closely in the light of the the recent incidents which affected the country's national security, Minister Kabir Hashim proposed today (May 25).
The bodies of two women were discovered inside a well in Mahawilachchiya this morning, police said.
A group of 41 individuals attempting to illegally migrate to Australia have been intercepted by the Sri Lanka Navy this morning.
A doctor whom Police believe had acquired assets in a suspicious manner was arrested in Kurunegala yesterday (May 24).
A foreign manufactured weapon, and a hand grenade were recovered from a car in Piliyandala yesterday (May 26).
An individual has been arrested with heroin worth more than Rs 20 million in the vicinity of the Orugodawatte flyover bridge yesterday (May 24).
Western Province Governor Azath Salley yesterday (May 24) requested the National Security Council to immediately stop the continuous search operations at mosques.
An individual has been arrested after some hand grenades were found at a school in Badureliya, police said.
Parliament approved the extension of the State of Emergency by another month by 22 votes to 8 this evening.