Muslim farmers in Ampara district in Eastern Sri Lanka are pleading with the government to return 2878 acres of agricultural land which ought to have been given back to them when the 30-year war ended in 2009. MORE..
24 Jan 2017 (10:02 AM)
The Court of Appeal has decided to go ahead with the appeal filed by the wife of the assassinated Tamil National Alliance (TNA) MP, Nadarajah Raviraj, against the ruling of the Colombo High Court in the case. MORE...
24 Jan 2017 (6:38 PM)
A 31-year-old asylum seeker held at the Manus Island detention centre has been charged with the alleged rape of a local woman. MORE...
24 Jan 2017 (11:24 PM)
The parliamentary debate on the controversial bond sale will be held today (24). MORE...
24 Jan 2017 (12:05 PM)
Issuing a statement clarifying recent inaccurate news reports on returning the three A350 aircraft, Sri Lanka's national carrier today said that the total penalty paid was Rs 14.7 billion (US$98Mn) and not Rs 150 billion as reported by certain media. MORE..
24 Jan 2017 (7:16 PM)