With rainfall in many areas just a third of that last year and many water reservoirs far below normal levels, Sri Lankans have begun holding traditional ceremonies to invoke rain - some with the participation of President Maithripala Sirisena. MORE...
18 Jan 2017 (6:56 PM)
The Supreme Court today issued notice on Lankaenews editor Sandaruwan Senadheera to appear before the court in March 03, on charges of contempt of court. MORE..
19 Jan 2017 (12:51 PM)
A woman who allegedly went missing during the 1988-89 insurrection in Sri Lanka when she was just 18 year old has reportedly returned to her home in Giraulla, Gampola after 25 years, during which she was held against her will and made to slave at a house. MORE..
19 Jan 2017 (7:55 PM)