Minister of Industry Commerce, Resettlement of Protracted Displaced Persons Cooperative Development, Skills Development Vocational Training Rishad Bathiudeen stated that he "strongly condemns false accusations" against him. MORE..
25 Apr 2019 (12:33 AM)
Emergency Regulations have been passed without a vote in the parliament a short while ago. MORE..
24 Apr 2019 (8:09 PM)
New Zealand s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Wednesday that her government was not aware of any intelligence suggesting that a devastating attack on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka was in retaliation for deadly shootings on a mosque in Christchurch. MORE..
24 Apr 2019 (7:28 PM)
An island-wide police curfew will be in effect from 10 pm tonight (24) until 4 am tomorrow (25), stated Police Media Spokesperson Ruwan Gunasekara. MORE..
24 Apr 2019 (7:16 PM)
The US ambassador to Sri Lanka says America had "no prior knowledge" of the Easter bombings that killed over 350 people in the island nation, despite local claims that foreign officials had been warned that an attack was looming. MORE..
24 Apr 2019 (11:14 PM)