The Department of Meteorology says the rainy condition is expected to enhance over the island as the effect of the low-pressure area in the Southwest Bay of Bengal Sea area still persists to the North of Sri Lanka. MORE..
21 Nov 2018 (10:52 AM)
Sri Lankan national Lahiru Madushanka, who was arrested in Maldives in 2015 under allegations of attempting to assassinate former Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom, has been released. MORE..
21 Nov 2018 (7:04 PM)
The Sri Lankan rupee fell to a record low against the dollar on Wednesday, a day after Moody s downgraded the country s credit rating, as a political crisis worsens a rout in the currency. MORE..
21 Nov 2018 (1:07 PM)
An individual has been arrested for allegedly defrauding money through Facebook by promising to give out mobile phones. MORE..
21 Nov 2018 (7:10 PM)
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) says that the decision by Moody s Investors Service to downgrade the Government of Sri Lanka s foreign currency issuer and senior unsecured ratings does not properly reflect the country s macroeconomic fundamentals, and therefore unwarranted. MORE..
21 Nov 2018 (10:40 PM)