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
Colombo (News1st) – 3 female suspects have been arrested in Homagama for defrauding money under the guise of providing state sector employment. According to the Police the suspects had impersonated high ranking government officials and had scammed money from youth in the area. The arrested suspects are residents of...
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...
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
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has thwarted an attempt by one of its employees to embezzle US$ 5.5 million to an offshore bank account, SLC has confirmed. The money was due to the board from Sony Pictures Ne...
Colombo (News1st) – The Chairman of the Puttalam Pradeshiya Sabah was arrested by officers of the Criminal Investigations Division today (Sept 10th). The PS Chairman was arrested at the Bandaranaike International Airport. He was arrested as he has been forbidden from traveling overseas in connection to an ongoing court...
Colombo (News1st) – Two persons have been arrested following a protest in Aruwakkalu against a proposed garbage disposal site. According to the Police, an SLPP member of the Wanathavilluwa Pradeshiya Sabah is among the arrested suspects. A protest was staged against the garbage site on Sunday (Sept 9th) by area residents...
Colombo (News1st) – Indictments were served on former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa and six other at the Permanent High Court trial-at-bar in connection with the alleged misappropriation of funds for the construction of the D.A Rajapaksa memorial museum in 2014. This is the second case filed by the Attorney General...
Thirty-five boats anchored along the Mahaweli River in Serunuwara, Nilapola Welithotupala were burnt by unidentified persons. The Serunuwara Police which received an emergency phone call rushed to the place of incident and reported that severe... Read More
The Police Narcotics Bureau says that steps are being taken to bring back Sri Lankan National Saliya Perera, who was arrested in Bangkok – Thailand. The suspect was arrested on Thursday, four years af...
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