Special bus services active from today onwards

Sri Lanka, April 16 -- The Road Passenger Transport Authority has launched special Bus Services for the working community to report to work from their villages those who had gone to their home towns f... Read More

Army produces heroes: Major General Kariyakarawana

Sri Lanka, March 6 -- The Army is a place where heroes are born, and this is the time that the country requires heroes, said Deputy Chief of Staff and Colonel of Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR ) Ma... Read More

Nabbed for importing hashish

Sri Lanka, March 2 -- Three suspects were taken into custody by police for allegedly importing a large quantity of hashish hidden in electric appliances, at Kochchikade in Negombo on Thursday. The se... Read More

New map of Sri Lanka by month's end

Sri Lanka, March 1 -- The Survey Department will launch a new map of Sri Lanka by the month's end. This is due to the changes of shape shorelines due to projects that had been carried out during the p... Read More

Southern province councillor granted bail - UPDATE

Sri Lanka, Feb. 28 -- Southern Provincial Councillor Krishantha Pushpakumara, who was arrested over committing sexual offenses on a minor, has been granted bail by the Galle Magistrate's Court. UPDAT... Read More

Southern province councillor arrested over sexual violence on minor

Sri Lanka, Feb. 28 -- Krishantha Pushpakumara, the Southern Provincial Councillor, also known as 'Raththaran', has been arrested over committing sexual offenses on a minor.According to the Police Medi... Read More

Constable commits suicide in Maharagama police station

Sri Lanka, Feb. 28 -- A police constable reportedly had committed suicide within the Maharagama Police Station, this morning.According to the police media, the police constable had shot himself with h... Read More

Three brothels raided; nine suspects nabbed

Sri Lanka, Feb. 27 -- Six women were nabbed by Mt.Lavinia Anti-Vice Squad officers yesterday for engaging in prostitution. Police sources said the women were nabbed in raids conducted on two brothels... Read More

Armyman arrested with rifle

Sri Lanka, Feb. 25 -- A suspect who had kept a T-56 Automatic Rifle with a magazine which containing 29 live cartridges in his possession, was taken under the custody by the officers attached to the B... Read More

Madush's accomplice in Rs. 7 bn diamond heist held

Sri Lanka, Feb. 20 -- An accomplice of drug lord Makandure Madush named Wedikande Kasun was taken into police custody in a raid conducted by the Mirihana Police Special Crime Investigation Unit yester... Read More