President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed the relevant authorities to take immediate steps to provide necessary relief measures to the people affected by the prevailing drought situation in several districts of the country. MORE..
21 Sep 2018 (8:20 PM)
Several people were killed when unknown gunmen opened fire during a military parade in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz on Saturday, state television reported. MORE..
22 Sep 2018 (2:00 PM)
In a message of condolence, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said he was "deeply saddened" by the passing of Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang and extended condolences to the Government and people of Vietnam as well as Quang s family. MORE..
22 Sep 2018 (5:19 PM)
The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu has announced state-wide public meetings on September 25 seeking trial of its arch-rival DMK and Congress for "war crimes" against Tamils in the 2009 Sri Lankan civil conflict. MORE..
22 Sep 2018 (10:13 AM)
Commander of Security Forces - Jaffna (SF-J), Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi, says that if the Sri Lanka Army is given permission they would be able to put an end to the criminal gang known as Aava Group which is operating in Jaffna, within two days. MORE..
22 Sep 2018 (1:27 AM)