SIX SIXES IN AN OVER BY NEPAL STAR

Nepal star makes history with six sixes in an over Nepal all-rounder Dipendra Singh Airee became the third batter to hit six sixes in an over in T20Is. Nepal’s 24-year-old all-rounder smashed six sixes in an over in the ACC Men’s T20I Premier Cup clash against Qatar in Al Amerat on Saturday. Airee joined Yuvraj…

AT LEAST FIVE FATALITIES AFTER STABBING IN SYDNEY SHOPPING MALL

Multiple fatalities after stabbing at Sydney shopping mall   At least four people have died after a stabbing at a shopping centre in Sydney’s eastern suburbs. Emergency services were called to Westfield Bondi Junction about 3.40pm on Saturday afternoon. A NSW Police spokesperson told AAP there were reports that multiple people had been stabbed and…

SRI LANKANS SAVED FROM CYBER SLAVE CAMP TO BE BROUGHT BACK FROM MYANMAR

NEWS Lankans rescued from Myanmar to be sent home within next week   The Sri Lankan Embassy in Thailand announced that the eight Sri Lankans rescued from the Cyber Slave Camp in Myanmar will be sent home within the next week. A senior embassy officer says the Sri Lankans are safely accommodated at a hotel…

AS NORMALLY FREQUENT DELAYS OWING TO A DERAILED TRAIN

Derailed train causes delays on coastal line   A train has derailed at the Kalutara South railway station on Saturday morning (13). Trains operating on the Coastal Line are thus experiencing delays, Sri Lanka Railways said.  

SEVERAL TRANSPORT SECTORS REPORT INCEASE IN INCOME

April Festive season : Several transport sectors report increase in income The Sri Lanka Transport Board (SLTB) says its daily income has increased to Rs. 25 million due to the special bus service provided in view of the April New Year festival. From April 05, the SLTB deployed 200 buses as part of a special…

ILLEGAL BUSINESS IN MEDIA REPORTS DENIED BY UMPIRE KUMAR DHARMASENA

  Umpire Dharmasena denies illegal business media reports Former Sri Lankan cricketer and international umpire Kumar Dharmasena has denied media reports linking him to an illegal agricultural business operated in Sri Lanka. In a video message on Facebook, Dharmasena said his factory for the production of Agarwood, popularly known as oudh, products were being carried…

MUMBAI-COLOMBO DIRECT FLIGHTS BY INDIGO

Indigo launches Mumbai-Colombo direct flights   Indigo has expanded its connectivity to Sri Lanka adding Mumbai-Colombo direct flights from today (12), Airport and Aviation Services (Sri Lanka) (Pvt) Limited said. Accordingly, Indigo will operate flights three times a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. At present, Indigo operates to three destinations in India from Colombo…

TWO LOCAL MULTI DAY FISHING TRAWLERS WITH NEARLY 200 KG NARCOTICS INTERCEPTED

NEWS 2 local multi day fishing trawlers with nearly 200kg of narcotics intercepted   Following a special operation mounted by the Navy, 02 local multiday fishing trawlers with about 200kg of narcotics, suspected to be heroin and crystal methamphetamine, have been intercepted on southern high seas. The 02 trawlers and 10 suspects aboard are being…







MINISTER CLARIFIES ON FUEL DEMAND

CHANDRIKA, MAHINDA,MAITHREE GOTABHAYA FORMER PRESIDENTS SHOULD BOW OUT..DULLAS

04 fmr. Presidents should bow out – Dullas   MP Dullas Alahapperuma has stated that…

DEBATED NEKATH SEETUWA PRESENTED TO PRESIDENT

Nekath Seettuwa’ presented to the President   Following customs and traditions, the ‘Nekath Seettuwa’, the…







NOTICE ON SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

FREE SCHOOL MEAL PROGRAM BEGINS FOR PRIMARY SCHOOL STUDENTS

Sri Lanka begins Free School Meal program for All Primary Students   President Ranil Wickremesinghe…

FROM MONDAY ( TODAY) FREE MEALS TO ALL PRIMARY STUDENTS

Free School Meals for All Primary Students from Monday Starting tomorrow, the Education Ministry will…




SIX SIXES IN AN OVER BY NEPAL STAR

Nepal star makes history with six sixes in an over Nepal all-rounder Dipendra Singh Airee…

AT LEAST FIVE FATALITIES AFTER STABBING IN SYDNEY SHOPPING MALL

Multiple fatalities after stabbing at Sydney shopping mall   At least four people have died…

SRI LANKANS SAVED FROM CYBER SLAVE CAMP TO BE BROUGHT BACK FROM MYANMAR

NEWS Lankans rescued from Myanmar to be sent home within next week   The Sri…

AS NORMALLY FREQUENT DELAYS OWING TO A DERAILED TRAIN

Derailed train causes delays on coastal line   A train has derailed at the Kalutara…

SEVERAL TRANSPORT SECTORS REPORT INCEASE IN INCOME

April Festive season : Several transport sectors report increase in income The Sri Lanka Transport…

ILLEGAL BUSINESS IN MEDIA REPORTS DENIED BY UMPIRE KUMAR DHARMASENA

  Umpire Dharmasena denies illegal business media reports Former Sri Lankan cricketer and international umpire…

MUMBAI-COLOMBO DIRECT FLIGHTS BY INDIGO

Indigo launches Mumbai-Colombo direct flights   Indigo has expanded its connectivity to Sri Lanka adding…

TWO LOCAL MULTI DAY FISHING TRAWLERS WITH NEARLY 200 KG NARCOTICS INTERCEPTED

NEWS 2 local multi day fishing trawlers with nearly 200kg of narcotics intercepted   Following…

OVERLOADED HIGHWAY BUSES PLYING FROM KADUWELA CAUGHT

Overloaded highway buses plying from Kaduwela Reports have emerged of overloaded buses plying from Kaduwela…

A KEKIRAWA SATHOSA PHI’S DETECT EGGS STORED NOT ACCORDING TO PRESCRIBED TEMPERATURES

PHIs find incorrectly stored eggs to be sold at Sathosa outlet   Public Health Inspectors…

CBSL ANNOUNCES LATEST EXCHANGE RATES

  Today’s CBSL official exchange rates The Sri Lankan Rupee has appreciated further against the…

MINISTER CLARIFIES ON FUEL DEMAND

Fuel demand : Clarification from Minister   The demand for fuel in 2022 was higher…