A 23 year old youth has been injured in a shooting incident in Maligawatte a short while ago. The injured youth has been admitted to the Colombo National Hospital. Read More
A special investigation has been launched into the theft of a police jeep in Kodikamam, Jaffna. A senior spokesperson for the police said that investigations are underway whether to ascertain whether police negligence was part of the reason in the incident. ... Read More
Colombo (News1st): A 47-year-old man was gunned down in Manapitiya, Rakwana while watching the television last night. The body of the deceased has been moved to the Kahawatte Hospital. Investigations are underway to identify and arrest the suspects. The post Shooting in Rakwana, one dead appeared first on Sri Lanka...
Former Lieutenant Commander, Chandana Prasad Hettiarachchi (Navy Sampath) who was arrested over the abduction of 11 youths has been further remanded. Accordingly, he has been further remanded till September 26. Read More
COLOMBO (News 1st) – A 27 year old Chinese national has been arrested in Kimbulapitiya, Negombo for the possession of Sea leeches and Seahorses. A spokesperson for the police stated that the suspect was in possession of 05kg of dried seahorses and 33kg of dried sea leeches. It was...
Colombo (News1st): Lieutenant Commander Chandana Prasad Hettiarachchi of the Sri Lanka Navy who was arrested in connection to the abduction and forced disappearance of 11 youth was further remanded till the 26th of September by Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne. The CID informed court today that Chief of Defence Staff...
Colombo (News1st): Former Secretary of Defence Gotabaya Rajapaksa visited the Criminal Investigations Department this morning (September 12) to provide a statement over the abduction and assault of journalist Keith Noyahr. At the previous court hearing, the Attorney General informed it was necessary to record statements from both Former Defence...
A protest was launched by residents of Kanagarayankulam, Vavuniya against police assault on two individuals suspected of attacking a businessman. It is reported that the police had assaulted the two individuals who were suspected to have assaulted the... Read More
SEVENTEEN years later, more than 1100 victims of the hijacked plane attacks on the World Trade Centre have yet to be identified. But in a New York lab, a team is still avidly working to identify the remains, with technological progress on its side. Day... Read More
Local Amali Mallawaarachchi Tags: Print Edition Minister Harin Fernando, Deputy Minister Nalin Bandara and MP Mujibar Rahuman yesterday lodged a complaint at the Mirihana Police against the allegations made by Joint Opposition (JO) that they distributed “contaminated” milk packets among the JO supporters who attended the recent rally held in Colombo. Following a media...
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