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Ten COVID-19 positive cases reported today

Sri Lanka, Sept. 29 -- Ten returnees (seven from Oman, one from Qatar, one from UAE and one from Lebanon) had tested positive for the Coronavirus, stated the Department of Government Information. Acc... Read More


Outgoing Director General SL Coast Guard calls on Navy Commander

Sri Lanka, Sept. 29 -- The outgoing Director General Sri Lanka Coast Guard Rear Admiral Samantha Wimalathunge paid a farewell call on the Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne at the... Read More


Buwelikada building collapse: Building owner remanded - UPDATE

Sri Lanka, Sept. 29 -- Kandy Magistrate Court remanded Anura Lewke, the owner of the multi-storied building that collapsed in Buwalikada, till October 13. Buwelikada building collapse: Building owner... Read More


Hearing of petitions against 20th Amendment postponed till tomorrow - UPDATE

Sri Lanka, Sept. 29 -- Supreme Court hearing regarding the Constitutionality of the proposed 20th Amendment to the Constitution postponed until tomorrow. Petitions challenging Constitutionality of 20... Read More


Army flag blessing ceremony tomorrow

Sri Lanka, Sept. 29 -- As a precursor to the forthcoming 71st Army Day celebrations, the second ceremony of the flag blessing will be held at 'Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi' in Anuradhapura tomorrow (30 Sept).T... Read More


Special unit under the Justice Ministry to reform judicial process

Sri Lanka, Sept. 29 -- The Cabinet of Ministers approved to establish a special unit under the Ministry of Justice to implement a Judicial Reform Program within a period 3-years with the assistance of... Read More


GCE A/L exam from Oct.12 to Nov.6

Sri Lanka, Sept. 29 -- The Advanced Level Examination will be held from October 12 to November 6 at 2,648 examination centres countrywide with the participation of 362,824 candidates.According to the ... Read More


Cabinet approves decision to terminate LRT project

Sri Lanka, Sept. 29 -- The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the decision to terminate the Light Rail Transit (LRT) System project.Addressing the weekly cabinet media briefing held today at the Govern... Read More


Army seizes stock of smuggled turmeric

Sri Lanka, Sept. 29 -- A joint team of the 8 Battalion Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment and 3 Commando Regiment troops of the 54 Division in Kondachchi, Mannar after apprehension of a suspect on Monday (2... Read More


SC to commence hearing today

Sri Lanka, Sept. 29 -- A Supreme Court fuller Bench headed by Chief Justice Jayantha Jayasuriya is to commence its hearing today (29) regarding the Constitutionality of the proposed 20th Amendment to ... Read More