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The fuel allowance for members of the Galle Municipal Council increased

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- At the monthly meeting of the Galle Municipal Council, a proposal to increase allowances for buying newspapers and fuel has been passed. Previously Councilors were not granted ... Read More


Underworld gang member arrested in Kaduwela with Kerala Ganja and drugs

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- A member of an underworld gang who was transporting heroin and Kerala Ganja in a car in Nawagamuwa - Kaduwela has been taken into custody. The Police Special Task Force said th... Read More


EPF to be entered into the Sharemarket

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said at a conference held in Colombo yesterday that he intends to enter the Employees' Provident Fund to the Sharemarket in the near future. ... Read More


Four persons with a stock of forged currency notes arrested

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- Four suspects have been taken into custody in Dippitigoda-Kelaniya with a stock of forged currency notes. They were arrested yesterday evening in a raid conducted on a tip-off ... Read More


Rathana thero says action will be taken under a new government

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- Athuraliye Rathana Thera threatened to sue the persons including Plantation minister Navin Dissanayake for lifting the ban on Glyphosate when a new government comes to power. T... Read More


Oman denies government's announcement on a massive oil refinery investment

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- The Oil and Gas Ministry of Oman has denied being part of a 3.85 billion dollar plan to build an oil refinery in Sri Lanka. Oman has responded to an announcement made by deputy... Read More


Allegiance on 20 issues between SLFP and SLPP

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- General Secretary of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party Dayasiri Jayasekera said that several agreements were reached at the discussions held with the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna at th... Read More


Environmentalists have a different opinion on Wilpattu Forest Destruction

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- Environmentalists allege that the destruction of the Wilpattu Wildlife Sanctuary is being destroyed for a megapolis plan to be constructed in Mannar. The topic of destruction a... Read More


A woman who assisted the main suspect in the Moratumulla double murder to hide, arrested

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- A woman who aided and abetted the main suspect in the Kospelena-Moratumulla-Piliyandala double murder to hide, was taken into custody by the Special Crimes Operations Unit of Mi... Read More


Two individuals arrested with 912 kilograms of Beedi Leaves at Talaimannar

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- The Navy has apprehended two persons with 912 kilograms and 960 grams of Beedi Leaves in their custody in the Talaimannar sea area. The Media Unit of the Navy said that these B... Read More