11 Jamathei Millathu Ibrahim members handed over to TID

11 members of the proscribed Jamathei Millathu Ibrahim (JMI) group have been arrested in Ampara today (11). The arrest had been carried out upon information received by the State Intelligence Service, police... Read more »

President agrees to Testify before Easter Sunday Committee

President Maithripala Sirisena has agreed to meet the Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) investigating the Easter Sunday terrorist attacks. President has agreed to meet the Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) investigating the Easter Sunday... Read more »

Southern schools to operate until 2.30pm

Academic activities of all schools under the purview of the Southern Provincial Council will be extended until 2:30pm daily, from today. The decision had been reached to facilitate schools administrations to complete... Read more »

Podujana Peramuna will reveal candidate on August 11th – Ranjith de Zoysa

United People’s Freedom Alliance Parliamentarian Ranjith de Zoysa says the Presidential candidate from the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna will be revealed by the 11th of August. Speaking to media the MP Ranjith... Read more »

PM, State Defence Minister, 2 former Law and Order Ministers to be called before PSC

Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) probing the Easter Sunday Attacks decides to summon President, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, State Defence Min. & Former law & order ministers Sagala Ratnayaka & Ranjith Madduma Bandara... Read more »

Opposition will support government in activities for the betterment of the people : Mahinda

The opposition is willing to support the government in matter’s concerning the betterment of the people, Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa said yesterday. He made these remarks while addressing a conference of the... Read more »

PSC on Easter Sunday attacks to convene today

The Parliamentary Select Committee which is probing the Easter Sunday attacks will convene at 2 pm today. During today’s sittings, both the former and the current officer-in-charge (OIC)’s of the Kattankudy Police... Read more »

Australian Minister Peter Dutton to arrive in Sri Lanka tomorrow

Australian Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton is set to arrive in the country for a two-day official visit tomorrow (Jun 03). Upon his arrival in Sri Lanka, Mr. Dutton will visit the... Read more »

Hemasiri-Pujith summoned before the Select Committee

JVP Parliamentarian Nalinda Jayatissa says Former Secretary of Defence Hemasiri Fernando and Inspector General of Police Pujith Jayasundara, who is on compulsory leave, have been summoned before the Parliament Select Committee probing... Read more »