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The Sri Lankans employed in Oman suspect that the reason for sudden recalling the  Ambassador of Oman Asoka Girihagama who is supposed  to completed his service on the 31st August, to Colombo is the investigations done by him regarding an abortion done to a Sri Lankan woman. He had come to know that a lady who […]

The Leader of JVP Anura Kumara Dissanayake has met with an accident and admitted to Ratnapura hospital. Later he has been transferred to Colombo National Hospital. The accident had taken place in Kiriella area.  

A secret cable message sent by American embassy in 2010 had said that Malaka Silva, the son of Mervin Silva has the monopoly of distributing the drug “ecstasy” in Sri Lanka. The cable message is as below.  

A hotel located close to the Dalada Maligawa has sold a cup of tea to a Buddhist Nun @ Rs 189/-. In the bill it is stated that cost is Rs. 180/- and the service charge is Rs. 9/- When the Nun was checking the bill to complain she has noticed that it is mentioned […]

The police says that they can arrest any drug racketeer  if Hirunika Premachandra  said that she knows about them, could give the information to the police . The police media spokesman S S P Ajith Rohana says that it will be easier for them to arrest the racketeers if she gives the information to police. […]

It has been revealed that the person arrested by India has been managed by a person at Pakistan high commission in Sri Lanka. This Sri Lankan Pakis Hussain has been arrested by Indian intelligence unit. After further investigation, it has been revealed that he has been managed  by the Pakistan high commission in Sri Lanka. […]

The Chief Justice Mohan Peiris stated in the courts that he will resign from the Golden Key judge panel. He said that he took this decision as there were anonymous letters published and distributed against him.  

Colombo main Mosque announces that as the moon cannot be viewed, the Ramazan new moon festival is be to postponed by one day from tomorrow. It is supposed to complete fasting tomorrow.  

The efficiency evaluation report 2014 of air transport research union reveals that Katunayake  Bandaranaike International airport has become the most in-efficient air port in Asia. When preparing the report it is considered about the productivity, cost, rates, etc. According to the research, taking 1.4 efficiency value the Juju air port in South Korea is in […]

The excise Commissioner General has ordered to close all the wine stores island wide  tomorrow (29) the  Ramazan festival day.  

There is a video in the internet showing a driver in Ceylon Petroleum Corporation  taking a U-turn driving a  bowser in a small space. Please see the video:.

The acting Chairman of the Tangalle P S Lalitha R Wanigasekara says that the ex Chairman Sampath Chandrapushpa Vithanapathirana has gone to the prison taking the keys of the office room along with him.The ex Chairman and three others were sentenced to 20 years imprisonment for killing British national Kuram Shiek and raping his girl […]

A Sri Lankan youth residing in America has assaulted a gang of thieves in Houston town until they ran away. It had been recorded in the security cameras and the television channels in America have telecast this to appreciate the deed of the Sri Lankan. This Sri Lankan by the name of Mayura Dissanayake has […]

Other News

The Post Master General Rohana Abeyratne says that the postal charges will be increased with effect from the 01st of August. This revision is done after  six years and the all  arrangements are made to issue the gazette notification.  

The department of wild life says that the Yala sanctuary will be closed from 02nd September to 30th September. During this season it is a usual practice that the sanctuary to be closed due to the severe drought. The maintenance repairs are done during these days. The electrical fences are also activated in these days. […]

It is informed by a circular that the prison Superintendents  are responsible if a Prisoner or a suspect escape from the custody of the Officers while taking them out. The circular says that if such incident happens in the future, the Superintendent will be suspended and an inquiry will be held. The prison head quarters […]

The prison department says that during last year, 30,230 have been sent into prison for various offenses. Out of them, the majority of 29,463 were males. The report of 2013 shows that 767 females have got  imprisoned.  

The second and final Test between Sri Lanka and the touring South African team began at the S.S.C grounds, in Maitland Place. Angelow Mathews  Sri Lanka skipper won the toss and elected to bat. The live espncricinfo score card and the live telecast could be viewed from the Sinhala edition

The prison department says that there are 421 who are given death punishment last year. There are 3 women among them. Most of them (271)  are retained at Welikada prison. The prison report says that 134 are retained at Bogambara prison. Meantime, there are 226 prisoners who are sentenced until death.

The Post Master General says that the postal charges will be revised in the near future. He said that it is supposed to present the related proposal to the cabinet, He said that there will be an increase in business postal charges and this revision is done after 6 years. It is said that the […]

Foreign News

It is reported that the whole world is against the Gaza attack.After attacking by air  for days, the infantry has entered in to the Gaza stripe.  This is first such attack done by Israel after 2009. The Israel army information reveals that this attack is done to destroy the tunnels used for rocket attacks and […]

It is reported that the pop singer Snoop Dogg has stated that he had smoked Ganja inside the White house. He has stated this in the middle of  and interview conducted by comedian Jimmy Kimmel. Snoop Dogg has stated that CIA or FBI boys asked him whether he need to do “1″ or “2″.  The […]

The foreign media reports that an air force helicopter has crashed and 7 people died in Lucknow area,  North India.  

It is reported that several air lines have decided to stop the air trips to Israel with the rocket attack to area close to Ben Gurion air port. This rocket has fallen in to Yehud town which is 5 km away from the air port and it is said that Federal Aviation Authority has announced […]

The Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft Company Satya Nadella says that in the next year he will send 18,000 Microsoft employees out. He has stated that he is doing this to restructure the work force.Accordingly, 14% of the employees will be sent out and it is the largest number in the history of Microsoft. Nadella […]

An air craft has met with an sudden accident while landing in Taiwan.  Foreign media reports that 56 passengers have died. The air craft has met with this accident while flying on a local air track in Pengu Islands.

It is reported that the black box of “MH 17″ has been handed over to the Malaysian authorities. Handing over the black box Prime Minister of the “Donetsk People’s Republic” Alexander Borodai has stated that as per the agreement it will be handed over to the specialists of international civil aviation service, by Malaysia. Colonel […]

The political reviewer Paul Grec Roberts says that the media operation in Washington has highly activated after the MH17 aircraft felling down to Ukraine. He says that this media operation deletes even the known facts about the incident. Most of the western media tried to place the responsibility on Russia. According to him, the eastern […]

A team of American lawyers has requested that if nothing has been mentioned in the last will, the access to all the internet accounts should be given to the family members of the owner. They request from the American government that the relevant laws should be implemented. The American law commission has stated that in […]

A new study has revealed that the canals on Mars are made out of dry Carbon dioxide. The canals on the earth are made out of water and in 2000 when canals are found in Mars, the scientists had hopes that there are water on the Mars. But the photographs taken by Obiter craft shows […]