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)
Former Deputy Governor of Central Bank P. Samarasiri and three Directors of Perpetual Treasuries Limited (PTL) have been arrested over the bond scam, the police spokesperson said. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (10:07 AM)
SriLankan Airlines flight UL504 from London to Colombo on 24th'25th March was diverted to Bucharest, Romania, due to a passenger s medical emergency, stated SriLanka Airlines issuing a media release. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (8:12 PM)
Mainly fair weather will prevail over most parts of the island, the Department of Meteorology stated. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (11:05 AM)
The government has decided not to hold the Grade 5 Scholarship Examination in future. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (10:31 PM)