The armies of India and Sri Lanka will hold the sixth iteration of their annual Mitra Shakti military exercise starting on March 26, the Indian Army announced last week. The exercise is among the major scheduled military-to-military activities between the two sides and will focus on tactical interoperability and counterterrorism. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (9:02 PM)
The Special Task Force (STF) has today (25) arrested two criminal gang members along with 50 mg of heroin, the Police Spokesperson said. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (6:55 PM)
Responding to the adoption today of the draft UN Human Rights Council Resolution 40'L.1, co-sponsored by Sri Lanka, Amnesty International s South Asia Director, Biraj Patnaik, said that the Sri Lankan government is backtracking on accountability. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (11:58 AM)
If someday, at least 50 of the 225 parliamentarians represented academics and intellectuals building the country would not be a difficult task, says President Maithripala Sirisena. MORE..
24 Mar 2019 (10:38 PM)
The Negombo-Colombo main road has been temporarily closed off near the Wattala Police station due to a fire, stated Ada Derana reporter. MORE..
24 Mar 2019 (11:20 PM)