Rains or thundershowers will occur in the Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in the Galle, Matara and Jaffna districts today, the Meteorology Deapartment said. Temporary localized strong winds are also expected during thundershowers. Heavy rains of about 100mm are also expected at some areas in the country. The Met. Department urged the...
( August 30, 2017, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) UNICEF today handed over four water bowsers to His Excellency President Maithripala Sirisena in support of the Government of Sri Lanka’s ongoing response to the country’s worst drought in 40 years. Minister of City Planning and Water Supply Hon. Rauf Hakeem,...
The Cabinet approved to declare a certified price of Rs. 900 per kilogram of pepper and to grant a maximum concession of Rs. 150 from the government until the market price reaches a level of Rs. 900 per kilogram. These prices and concessions were proposed by the Cabinet Subcommittee appointed...
Veteran politician A. H. M. Azwer passed away at a private hospital in Colombo today (29).  He was 80-years-old at the time of his death. Read More
 An unidentified man, who was found lying unconscious near a shop in Dalulotuwa Junction, Kochchikade breathed his last at the Negombo Hospital on August 24 He was admitted to the Hospital on July 23. The unidentified man is about 55 year old, 5.6ft with grey hair. The body is lying at the...
The cause of yesterdays drowning incident in Jaffna where 6 students lost there lives has been determined. Investigations revealed that 7 students were intoxicated at the time of the accident and the boat they were sailing in was not up to safety standards... Read More
Mrs. Agnus Sumana Sooriyarachchi, the mother of Additional Secretary to the Ministry of Finance and Media Ramani Gunewardene, passed away yesterday. She was 88. Mrs.Sooriyarachchi is the beloved wife of late M.W.Gunewardene, an employee at the Polonnaruwa Kachcheri. The funeral will be held tomorrow (August 30) at 4.p.m. at...
Six students drowned when their boat capsized in the sea off Mandathivu island yesterday. Seven Advanced Level students were going to Mandathivu island in a fishing boat to celebrate the completion of Advanced Level examination when the mishap occurred. Police said that these students were under the influence of liquor...
National Water Supply and Drainage Board says the water supply to several areas will be restricted due to a bursting of a main water distribution pipe in Padukka. The water cut will be in place until 4am tomorrow (29). Accordingly, water supply will... Read More
Caretakers of the Kataragama Devalaya reported to the Police Headquarters today (28) to complain against Kataragama police citing that police were biased during the recent dispute between the custodian and the caretakers. Meanwhile, the custodian and... Read More
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