A 56-year-old person has been attacked and killed with a sharp object following a personal dispute in Vavuniya. Police said the incident occurred last night, (20) and the deceased succumbed to his injuries upon admission to Vavuniya Hospital with critical injuries. The victim was a resident of the area and the...
Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam requested the Education Ministry Secretary for an investigation report on the removal of a girl from school accused of being pregnant. The 15-year-old girl was removed from the school she was studying at Kekirawa by the Principal accusing her of being pregnant on a pre-judgment...
A French television channel pulled a hit talent show on which Canadian producer Gilbert Rozon is a judge after he was accused of sexual assault and harassment. Rozon stepped down as boss of the Just for Laughs comedy festival in Montreal Wednesday after a comedian publicly accused him of being...
  Friday, 20 October 2017 - 13:15 Ven. Arambepola Rathanasara Thera arrested 2,440Views Police say Ven. Arambepola Rathanasara Thera was arrested today (20) in Nittambuwa.The Thera was wanted by Police for his alleged links to a recent protest held in Mount Lavinia against a group of Myanmar refugees. The refugees were given shelter by...
Police say special police protection is given to the brother of Anika Wijesuriya who has been threatened by a close relative of former Minister Ravi Karunanayake.It was revealed at the Presidential Commission of Inquiry probing the controversial bond issuance, that Anika Wijesuriya has already fled the country due to...
A crew member attached to the SriLankan Airlines was apprehended by the officers of Sri Lanka Customs at the Arrival Lounge at the Bandaranaike International Airport this morning (19).The Customs Media Spokesperson, Sunil Jayaratne said that 5.3 kg of gold Jewellery worth around Rs. 26 million was found in...
Father-three who was found guilty of sexually abusing a 13-year-old boy in 2002 was today sentenced to 36- year rigorous imprisonment by Colombo High Court Judge Gihan Kulatunga. The accused was further ordered to pay a Rs.300, 000 restitution fine to the victim and Court observed that the accused will...
The Government Medical Officers' Association (GMOA) will make an official complaint to the Financial Crimes Investigation Division ( FCID ) in connection with the government pumping Rs. 900 million to Dr. Neville Fernando private hospital , in addition to the Rs. 3,500 million being pumping to the same hospital...
Former Colombo Chief Medical Officer Prof. Ananda Samarasekara who surrendered to the Colombo Magistrate Court earlier today was released on bail a short while ago. Prof. Ananda Samarasekara is alleged to have concealed evidence relating to the murder of rugby player Wasim Thajudeen by misplacing his body parts.
The Supreme Court today fixed for argument, a Fundamental Rights petition filed by seventeen-year-old schoolboy who had been arrested over the killing of Seya Sadevmini of Kotadeniyava. A Supreme Court three-judge-bench bench headed by Chief Justice Priyasath Dep fixed the petition for argument on May 14. In his petition, Welegedara Suranjan Pradeep...
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