WITH MATCH WINNING PERFORMANCE CHAMARI ELATED

Chamari elated with her match winning performance Chamari Athapaththu who scored match winning knock of 195 with her Player of the Match award Sri Lanka concluded their most successful visit to South Africa with a 2-1 T20 series win, followed…

ON 24th APRIL 12 HOUR WATER CUT IN GAMPAHA

12-hr water cut in Gampaha   The National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWS&DB) has announced a 12-hour water cut in Gampaha District on April 24. Accordingly, esidents in various areas including Peliyagoda, Ja-Ela, Katunayaka Seeduwa Municipality areas, Kelaniya, Wattala,…

MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT DIALOG AND AIRTEL MERGE

Dialog & Airtel merge operations in Sri Lanka : Major announcement Dialog, Axiata Group and Bharti Airtel sign Definitive Agreement to Merge Operations in Sri Lanka Combined Strengths to deliver superior experience to customers and improve returns to shareholders. Dialog…

FORTY TWO SINGERS IN NAWA GEE AT NELUM POKUNA WITH “COLOURS OF LOVE”

Nelum Pokuna to be decked with ‘Colours of Love’   ‘Navage Gee : Colours of Love’, a musical extravaganza featuring beloved tunes of prominent music director and composer Navarathna Gamage, will be held this weekend at the Nelum Pokuna auditorium,…

OVER DRUG TRAFFICKING LINKS THREE POLICE PERSONNEL ARRESTED

Two policemen including SI arrested over drug trafficking links   Two police officers including a Sub-Inspector (SI) and a Sergeant have been arrested by the CID for allegedly maintaining dealings with drug traffickers. Accordingly, a Sub-Inspector attached to Mawathagama Police…

CID SUMMONS FR CYRIL GAMINI FERNANDO

Fr. Cyril Gamini Fernando summoned by the CID   The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) has summoned member of the Communications Committee of the Archdiocese of Colombo  – Rev. Fr. Cyril Gamini Fernando. Accordingly, he has been informed to appear before…

CAMERA CONCEALED TELIVISION CAMERAS PURCHASED SIX YEARS AGO NOT INSTALLED

CCTV cameras purchased for Immigration Dept. 6 years ago yet to be installed   The CCTV camera system that had been purchased at a cost of Rs. 2.1 million to be fixed inside the premises of the Department of Immigration…

EIGHT HUNDRED THOUSAND FEMALE STUDENTS IN RURAL SCHOOLS TO RECEIVE FREE SANITARY PADS

Free sanitary pads to schoolgirls of rural areas   Cabinet approval was granted to implement a programme to provide sanitary pads free of charge annually from April 2024 to 800,000 female students studying in schools of rural areas. The sanitary…

HONOURS ON DAY ONE IN SECOND TEST TO SRI LANKA AMASS 314 f0r 4

Sri Lanka’s top three fire to give them opening day honours in Chattogram Medium-pacer Hasan Mahmud impressed on debut, picking two wickets, while Shakib also got one Dimuth Karunaratne and Kusal Mendis both came close to scoring centuries  • Sri Lanka 314…

ONE HUNDRED AND EIGHTY SIX UNDERWORLD MEMBERS ARRESTED UNDER “YUKTHIYA”

‘Yukthiya’ operation : 186 underworld members arrested so far   A total of 186 individuals linked to underworld gangs have been arrested since the launch of the ‘Yukthiya’ special operation to tackle underworld-related activities in Sri Lanka. According to the…