The armies of India and Sri Lanka will hold the sixth iteration of their annual Mitra Shakti military exercise starting on March 26, the Indian Army announced last week. The exercise is among the major scheduled military-to-military activities between the two sides and will focus on tactical interoperability and counterterrorism. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (9:02 PM)
The Presidential Commission probing corruption and malpractices in public institutions will commence recording witness statements today (25). MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (11:57 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)
The Negombo-Colombo main road has been temporarily closed off near the Wattala Police station due to a fire, stated Ada Derana reporter. MORE..
24 Mar 2019 (11:20 PM)
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)