The Supreme Court announces that the gazette notification dissolving the parliament is not in accordance with the constitution. The seven member judge bench unanimously made this judgment stating that it was illegal to dissolve the parliament before its 4.5 year term limit. MORE..
13 Dec 2018 (6:41 PM)
Ranil Wickremesinghe, posting on Twitter, has stated that they believe that the President would promptly respect the judgment passed at the court. MORE..
13 Dec 2018 (8:39 PM)
A train has derailed between the 7th and 8th platforms at the Maradana Train Station, at around 8.15 am this morning (13). MORE..
13 Dec 2018 (11:18 AM)
The low-pressure area in the South Bay of Bengal to the South-east of Sri Lanka is likely to develop into a depression during next 24 hours and to move North-north-westwards, towards Tamil-Nadu coast on 15th December, the Met. Department said. MORE..
13 Dec 2018 (9:59 AM)
Lawyer on behalf of Ranil Wickremesinghe has filed a motion before the Supreme Court requesting a five-member judge panel for the hearing of the appeal of Mahinda Rajapaksa on holding the Prime Minister s Office. MORE..
13 Dec 2018 (1:54 PM)