Loyola beat St. John's

Sri Lanka, Jan. 24 -- Loyola College Negombo beat St. John's College Nugegoda by an innings and 28 runs their Singer Trophy Under 19 inter-school cricket match played at Wennappuwa yesterday. Right-h... Read More

Flood warnings for those near Amban River

Sri Lanka, Jan. 24 -- The water levels in the Moragahakanda Reservoir has reached spill level following the recent heavy rains. Reservoir Engineer-in-Charge P.S. Bandara has warned people residing ne... Read More

Three held with Kerala cannabis in Kinniya

Sri Lanka, Jan. 24 -- Three persons were arrested with 1,800 milligrammes of Kerala cannabis on Wednesday (22) in Trincomalee and Kinniya areas by the Trincomalee Regional Narcotics Bureau. A suspect... Read More

Shooting in Bibile : One killed, Two injured

Sri Lanka, Jan. 24 -- A woman was killed and two were injured following a shooting incident at Pitakumbura Area in Bibile last night.According to the Police, the incident occurred at around 8:30 pm ye... Read More

Govt. to set minimum guaranteed prices for paddy

Sri Lanka, Jan. 23 -- Cabinet approval has been granted to set a minimum guaranteed price of Rs. 50 per kilo of paddy with recommended moisture level from Maha harvest.This was announced during the we... Read More

Water level of Moragahakanda reservoir on the rise

Sri Lanka, Jan. 23 -- The water level of the Moragahakanda reservoir has reached a very high level following recent heavy rains and the sluice gates are scheduled to be opened. Published by HT Digita... Read More

Shani arrives at CID

Sri Lanka, Jan. 23 -- Former CID Director SSP Shani Abeysekara appeared before the Criminal Investigations Department to provide a statement in connection with the Swiss Embassy employee Garniar Banis... Read More

Azath Salley arrives before PCoI, again

Sri Lanka, Jan. 23 -- Former Governor of the Western Province Azath Salley arrived at the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) probing in to the April 21st attacks the for the second time, today.... Read More

Suspect arrested with counterfeit Rs 1000 notes

Sri Lanka, Jan. 23 -- A person has been arrested with nine counterfeit notes of the Rs. 1000 in his possession, by the Police at Wellawa. The suspect was arrested in a raid carried by the Police on a ... Read More

Colombo air quality at unhealthy levels

Sri Lanka, Jan. 23 -- In terms of air quality, As at 8am today, Colombo's air pollution status stood at unhealthy level of 151, as measured by PM 2.5 (fine particulate matter).The 'Unhealthy' level, w... Read More