An Indian woman who attempted to smuggle foreign currency was arrested by Customs officials at the Bandaranaike International Airport last night. Reports said the several foreign currencies including US dollars were recovered from her possession. Further... Read More
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...
The Far Eastern International Bank in Taiwan revealed that it was hacked on Friday (October 6). The Bank said that its computer system had been implanted with malware. The malware affected some of the bank’s PCs and servers as well as the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) network. What...
Nov 04, 2017    Amado Boudou, who had been former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez’s Economy Minister and Vice President, was arrested on corruption charges on Friday, becoming the second major official in her government to face detention. Police arrested Boudou and an alleged associate, Jose Maria Nunez Carmona, in an upscale neighborhood...
The Colombo High Court today commenced recording evidence in a corruption case filed against former Minister and Kalutara District Parliamentarian Rohitha Abeygunawardena for the alleged unlawful acquisition of assets estimated at Rs.41.1 million was today re-fixed for trial by Colombo High Court. When the case came up before High Court...
Hours after the Tamil Nadu cabinet recommended the release of all the seven convicts in the former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, mother of one of the convicts thanked the state government and said, my struggle is now bearing fruit. Mother... Read More
The Anuradhapura Magistrates Court has refused to grant bail to four persons accused of financial mismanagement. Accordingly, the suspects have been ordered to be remanded till September 21. Read More
Colombo (News1st) – 3 suspects have been arrested in connection to the attempted murder of an individual in the Ahungalle area. The shooting in question took place on the 1st of August. According to the Police, the arrested suspects are residents of Thalangama and Balapitiya, one of the suspects...
Three suspects who were in remand custody after being accused of stealing 14 cocks and breaking into houses, accepted their guilt before the Magistrate of Kebithigollewa today. Later they were handed a jail term of one year each and it was suspended for... Read More
Three persons have been injured when a gang that had entered houses and attacked residents with swords in Kalviyakadu, Jaffna. The Koppai police said the incident was reported to have taken place at 3.30am today. Accordingly, the group that... Read More
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