The 3-member bench sentenced 7 suspects to death over the murder of 18-year-old schoolgirl Shivaloganathan Vidya in Punkudithivu, Kaytes in Jaffna. There were 9 suspects in this case and 2 of them were released by the bench. The bench included Vavuniya High Court Judge Balendran Sashi Mahendran, Jaffna High Court Judge...
A quiet child turned sex trade scout... Enjoyed athletics and baseball..... A day after a 27-year-old man was arrested following the discovery of nine dismembered bodies in his Kanagawa Prefecture apartment, it emerged that some of the victims were teenage girls. Takahiro Shiraishi of Zama, Kanagawa Prefecture, has admitted to the killings,...
A case filed against Litro Gas Former Chairman Shalila Moonasinghe for illegally obtaining electricity to his residence in Rajagiriya in 2014 was today fixed for trial by Colombo Chief Magistrate’s court. In this case Borella police alleged that suspect Shalila Moonasinghe had illegally obtained electricity by tampering with an electricity...
  Dec 02, 2017    The Sri Lankan Navy has arrested 20 Indian fishermen on charges of breaching the Sri Lankan maritime boundary. According to  Navy Media Spokesperson Commander Dinesh Bandara, they were arrested in the seas off Kankesanthurai.Two fishing vessels have also been seized.The suspects are due to be produced before...
Jan 20, 2018    Six people have been arrested along Saranankara Road in Kohuwala for the alleged possession of Heroin.Police said, they took into custody 65 grammes of heroin allegdly found with the individuals. The suspects, who are residents of Kalubowila and Wellawatte, will be produced before court today. Share This For the latest...
Jan 23, 2018    A person has been arrested in Ja-Ela for the alleged illegal possession of drugs in the form of Tramadol tablets.Police said, 1,300 such tablets, worth approximately Rs. 390,000, were taken into police custody. The Police Special Task Force noted that the suspect, along with the tablets, were handed...
COLOMBO (News 1st) – The owner of Perpetual Treasuries Limited, Arjun Aloysius, and its CEO Kasun Palisena, both remanded over the Central Bank Treasury Bond Scam, have been admitted to the Prisons Hospital. Prions Spokesperson, Thushara Upuldeniya said they were admitted to the Prisons Hospital for a medical check-up. On Thursday...
A 60-year-old man was arrested for possessing 10 grams and 100 milligrams of heroin at a house in Borella, last afternoon. The suspect will be produced before the Maligakanda Magistrate today. Colombo Crime Division (CCD) is conducting further investigations.
The Sri Lanka Navy apprehended two individuals who attempted to smuggle 12 kilograms worth Rs. 70 million to India at Urumalaei seas in Jaffna, yesterday. The apprehended individuals are Sri Lankan nationals. The consignment of gold was in the form of 120 biscuits, each weighing 100g. A dinghy used for the transportation...
COLOMBO (News 1st) – A two-day-old infant who was reported missing from the Vavuniya hospital was found at the Anuradhapura hospital. According to the Police, a woman, a resident of Kebathigollawa, was arrested over the charges of kidnapping the infant. The suspect will be produced before the Vavuniya Magistrates Court today (March...
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