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)
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)
Oman s oil minister Mohammed bin Hamad Al Rumhy said on Sunday he was excited to be part of a Sri Lanka oil refinery project in a sign that plans for the sultanate s involvement may be back on track. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (9:11 AM)
The Colombo Magistrate s Court has permitted the Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB) to detain and interrogate the nine Iranians, who were arrested on March 24th with over 100kg of heroin. MORE..
25 Mar 2019 (4:29 PM)
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)