CRIMES IN RELATION TO LAST YEAR DURING NEW YEAR SEASON SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED

20 murders in 8 days’: significant reduction in crimes during holiday season – Police   A police report has revealed that there has been a reduction in the number of crimes and road accidents reported to police stations during the…

UPDATE ON SRI LANKAN FLIGHTS TO EUROPE

Iran-Israel tensions : Update on SriLankan flights to Europe       SriLankan Airlines advises that it is currently modifying its flight paths for European destinations as a precautionary measure amidst the current tensions between Israel and Iran. These changes…

AMBEWELA DAIRY FARM VISITED BY PRESIDENT

President visits Ambewela Dairy Farm President Ranil Wickremesinghe visited the Ambewela Dairy Farm, which boasts state-of-the-art technology, this morning (20) to assess its advancement. This visit marks the President’s return to the farm since his sudden inspection visit in December…

SRI LANKANS RECRUITED IN RUSSIAN MILITARY -DETAILS SOUGHT

Details of SL recruits in Russian military, sought Sri Lanka has sought a report from Russian authorities on details of Sri Lankan military recruits and how many of them have died during the Russian-Ukraine conflict, the ‘Aruna’ newspaper reports. According…

IN SEARCH OF GREENER PASTURES 350 MEDICAL SPECIALISTS HAVE LEFT SRI LANKA

NEWS 350 medical specialists have left SL   A study conducted by a group of specialist doctors at the Ministry of Health has revealed that 350 specialists have left the country during recent times. Many of them have left for…

GOVERNMENT HAS PAID RS 295 MILLION AS COMPENSATION FOR EASTER SUNDAY BOMBINGS

Easter Sunday bombings : Rs. 295 mn. paid as compensation   The annual reports of the Office of Reparations have revealed that over Rs. 295 million (295,499,069) have been paid as compensation to victims and property damage of the Sunday…

LATEST EXCHANGE RATES REVEALED BY CBSL

Today’s CBSL official exchange rates The Sri Lankan Rupee remains steady against the US Dollar today (Apr 19), compared to Thursday, according to the Central Bank of Sri Lanka. Accordingly, the buying rate of the US Dollar has dropped from…

WANTED FOR A MURDER IN 1991 A SRI LANKAN CAPTURED IN GERMANY

  Sri Lankan wanted for 1991 murder in Romania captured in Germany A Sri Lankan internationally wanted for a murder committed in Bucharest in 1991, is to be brought to Romania on April 23 to serve a 19-year prison sentence.…

TWO SENIOR NAVY LIEUTINANT OFFICERS ARRESTED WITH ICE

Two navy officers arrested with illegal drugs Four people, including two Sri Lanka Navy Lieutenant Commanders, were arrested by Mulleriyawa Police in possession of a large quantity of illegal drugs. The suspects were found with 510 grams of ICE, a…

HONEST DEPICTION OF THE STORY OF OUR LIVES IN AN EXHIBITION

ENTERTAINMENT “Ambiguous: A Painfully Honest Depiction of the Story of Our Lives”   “Ambiguous: A Painfully Honest Depiction of the Story of Our Lives” is an exhibition by Rajitha Rupasinghe in collaboration with the Colombo Think Tank, it will be…