Colombo (News 1st) – Northern Provincial Councillor, T. Raviharan has been arrested. The Police have stated that the Provincial Councillor was arrested this afternoon, for his alleged involvement in an attack on the Mullaitivu district Fisheries Department Office, during a protest staged on the 2nd of this month. Provincial Councillor, Raviharan...
Police have found bodies of a mother and three children from a house in Ariyalai, Jaffna today (27). The Jaffna Police had made the discovery this afternoon. It was revealed that her husband had consumed poison and died around one month ago after he had failed to settle debts. Primary investigations revealed...
Former Minister Johnston Fernando has been further remanded over the Sathosa financial misappropriation case. Three persons including the former minister were further remanded when they were produced before the Kurunegala High Court today.  Read More
Karainagar Pradeshiya Sabha has decided to fix CCTV systems in beaches including Casuarina beach to curb crimes and malpractices. It was reported that an unidentified group had damaged the toilets and washrooms in the beach recently. Thereafter, the Karainagar PS has decided to fix CCTV systems to catch the perpetrators if...
Colombo (News1st): President Maithripala Sirisena called upon the leaders of the states in the Bay of Bengal Region to take collective steps against the drug menace, narcotics, and smugglers who use ocean routes for drug smuggling. Addressing the 4th BIMSTEC Summit yesterday (August 30), President Sirisena drew the attention...
  Friday, 02 February 2018 - 17:49 Court issues order against PTL Colombo Fort Magistrate has issued an order barring transferring of any movable or immovable assets of Perpetual Treasuries to another party.The court has also ordered the PTL to submit the revenue details that it had earned from bond transactions from...
MP Namal Rajapaksa and 7 others were released on bail by Hambantota Magistrate Manjula Karunarathna this morning (16). The suspects were released on Rs. 500,000 cash bail and three surety bails each. MP Namal Rajapaksa and the others were remanded on 10th of this month for staging a protest in Hambantota...
Police have arrested five persons along with firearms for their alleged links to the recent robbery in Bulathsinhala. On 29th of July, a group of unidentified persons who arrived by a luxury jeep escaped after robbing over Rs. 10 million from a van which was transporting money to be deposited...
Former First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa pointed to her staff when questioned yesterday about the Land Rover received by her from the Sri Lanka Red Cross Society in 2011 as the head of the Siriliya Saviya Foundation. While speculation is rife about the possible role played by the vehicle in...
Kosgoda Tharaka and 2 underworld members arrested while being treated at Karapitiya Hospital....Police have widened the operations to apprehend the robbers who had broken into a jewellery shop in Matara at around 10 am today (Jun 22). Police said around 10 masked men who arrived on motorcycles had entered the...
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