COLOMBO (News 1st) – The Supreme Court today (June 28) ordered the Former North Central Province Chief Minister Peshala Jayaratne to pay a compensation amounting to Rs 250,000. A Fundamental Rights Petition was filed against the transfer of the Principal of the Nivanthaka Chethiya Maha Vidyalaya, Karunaratne Bandara on...
Colombo (News1st) – Counsel representing former Sri Lankan ambassador to Russia Udayanga Weeratunge announced in court today that his client hopes to return to the country to stand trial for the court case on the controversial MIG deal. President’s Counsel Anil de Silva informed Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne of this...
COLOMBO (News 1st) – The Court of Appeal issued an interim order preventing the removal of B. Denishwaram from the position of Northern Province Minister of transport, fisheries and rural development. The order was issued when a petition filed by Denishwaram against the Chief minister’s decision was taken up before...
  Friday, 29 June 2018 - 14:25 Part of jewellery stolen from Matara found 3,046Views A part of jewellery hidden by 'Habarakada Wasantha' after Matara robbery found.Four more arrested, including his father and mother.    
The Supreme Court ordered former North Central Province Chief Minister, Peshala Jayarathna to pay compensation of Rs. 250,000 to R. P. K. Bandara, a former principal of Nivanthaka Chetiya Maha Vidyalaya in Anuradhapura.At the conclusion of a Fundamental Rights petition filed by the principal, the judgment was given by...
COLOMBO (News 1st) – Does corruption at the CEB place a burden on the general public? The CEB purchases a unit of electricity at Rs. 28 from a privately owned power plant in Embilipitiya and the same unit is sold to the consumer at 16 rupees. Though the CEB incurs a...
Security sources say that persons linked to Southern Province underworld activities have fled to neighbouring regions. A high ranking police STF officer told us that the criminals have fled as a result of special operations being carried out by the STF in the Southern province. The officer confirmed that attempts to...
Sri Lanka has improved five places in the latest Global Peace Index.Last year, Sri Lanka was ranked at 72 and it has improved to 67 this year. The report ranked 163 countries based on how peaceful they are. The ranking is determined by 23 factors, which include murder rate, political terror,...
Police have found 42 fake notes of Rs. 500 denominations from a lorry parked at a garage in Thambuttegama. Police launched the raid after they were tipped-off that heroin is hidden in a garage there. Police found the fake notes inside a bag in the lorry, which was taken there for...
A 43-year-old resident of Matugama was arrested in Meegahatenna last night by police with a foreign revolver and four bullets. He was arrested following a tip-off. Police said that the suspect will be produced before Matugama Magistrate court today (Jun 27).
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