Avant Garde case: five accused released, Senadhipathi granted bail

Sri Lanka, Jan. 17 -- Five accused in the high profile Avant Garde floating armory case were today ordered to release from the case by the Colombo High Court Trial-at-Bar. Meanwhile, seventh accused ... Read More

IP, PC sentenced to 28 years RI for bribery

Sri Lanka, Jan. 10 -- An Inspector of Police (IP) and Police Constable who were found guilty for soliciting a bribe of Rs. 10,000 were yesterday sentenced to 28 years Rigorous Imprisonment by the Colo... Read More

Two Police Officers senteced to RI

Sri Lanka, Jan. 9 -- An Inspector of Police (IP) and Police Constable who were found guilty for soliciting a bribe of Rs. 10, 000, were today sentenced to 28 year rigorous imprisonment by the Colombo ... Read More

AG's Dept concludes 16,647 criminal cases in 2019

Sri Lanka, Jan. 1 -- The Attorney General's Department has concluded 16,647 criminal cases in 2019. Attorney General's coordinating officer, additional legal secretary to the President's office, Stat... Read More

Sivaji summoned to TID

Sri Lanka, Dec. 27 -- Former Northern Provincial Councillor MP Kanagalingam Sivajilingam was yesterday summoned to appear before the Terrorism Investigation Division (TID). He was summoned to obtain ... Read More

A/L results out today

Sri Lanka, Dec. 27 -- The Examinations Department said the 2019 GCE Advanced Level Examination results will be released today. Examinations Department sources said 337,704 candidates sat for the G.C.... Read More

Independent probe on Rs. 4 Bn loss on e-driving licence

Sri Lanka, Dec. 26 -- Passenger Transport Management and Power & Energy Minister Mahinda Amaraweera has decided to appoint an independent commission to investigate an alleged fraud in which the state ... Read More

Fleeing prisoner injured in shooting

Sri Lanka, Dec. 26 -- An inmate who had tried to flee from the Magazine Prison in Colombo was shot and injured by prison officers yesterday morning. The suspect, who was detained at the Magazine Pris... Read More

Patali's driver's wife files FR against CCD

Sri Lanka, Dec. 25 -- The wife of former Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka's driver Dilum Thusitha Kumara yesterday filed a fundamental rights petition in the Supreme Court against several the Colombo... Read More

FR filed by fmr. CID head

Sri Lanka, Dec. 21 -- Former Director of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID), Senior Superintendent of Police Shani Abeysekara yesterday filed a Fundamental Rights petition in the Supreme Cou... Read More