Solomon Island Police have been urged to investigate a Sri Lankan, who was allegedly involved in an accident at the Mendana Avenue in Honiara on the night of Saturday October 29, 2016. The Sri Lankan Yugan Kulasekera who was in
The Government has identified the Central Expressway Project as one of its priority projects for promoting economic affairs in the country through improving connectivity among various regions. Accordingly, a proposal made by Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake to obtain funds of Rs.
Parliamentarian Hirunika Premachandra has been questioned by the bribery commission on claims she had made on former Parliamentarian Duminda Silva. Premachandra had recently claimed that several malpractices were taking place in the Prison Hospital where Duminda Silva was receiving treatment while serving
The police used tear gas and water cannons to disperse a protest march in Fort. The protest was staged by employees of the Colombo port.
Astrologer Vijitha Rohana Wijemuni, who was arrested by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) yesterday, was granted bail today. He was arrested over defamatory claims made about President Maithripala Sirisena using social media.
French President François Hollande has noted the positive developments in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka’s Ambassador to France Tilak Ranaviraja presented New Year greetings to President François Hollande at a reception hosted by the President to exchange greetings with the Diplomatic corps
A trade union member attached to the manpower workforce, who was reported missing, has been found in Ingiriya. The worker claims he had been abducted in a van and was dropped off in the Ingiriya area.
Less than a week after four men accused in a human smuggling case involving Tamil migrants walked free, four more men charged in a similar case saw their trial open in B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver. Last Wednesday, a jury
Big-hitting Chris Lynn was named Wednesday in Australia’s squad for their Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka despite injury worries, with four uncapped players also included. Lynn was a dominant force for Brisbane Heat in the just-finished Big Bash League (BBL)
The UN Security Council expressed its “grave concern” on Tuesday over the “dangerous deterioration” in eastern Ukraine and called for a halt to the violence. “The members of the Security Council expressed their full support of sovereignty and territorial integrity
The United States will apply “extreme vetting” to up to 1,250 asylum seekers it has agreed to resettle as part of an agreement with Australia, a spokesman for President Trump said in the United States on Tuesday. Washington agreed a
The Global Tamil Forum, a London based leading Tamil diaspora group, has unreservedly condemned the recent alleged attempt to harm Parliamentarian M A Sumanthiran. GTF said it is deeply shocked and horrified to hear the news of a plan to