Five exams postponed due to disasters

May 26, 2017 at 5:23 pm

Five examinations scheduled to be held on May 27 and 28 have been postponed due to the disaster situation in the country, Commissioner General of Examinations W. M. N. J. Pushpakumara said.

Health Minister nurses his home district

May 26, 2017 at 5:21 pm

Health Minister, Dr Rajitha Senaratne will open several health care facilities in his home district Kalutara on Monday (29)

GMOA tells Health Ministry to overcome its incompetency to help victims of adverse weather

May 26, 2017 at 5:20 pm


By Dilanthi Jayamanne


Bodies of mother and her infant found

May 26, 2017 at 5:16 pm

By Cyril Wimalasurendre




KANDY – The dead body of a mother of two, who disappeared after leaving home to collect ‘Thri-Posha’ was recovered in a water-hole near Lakshapane Waterfall by Norton Bridge police on Wednesday (25).

Dy Minister urges selection of suitable female candidates

May 26, 2017 at 5:15 pm

With women expected to get 25 per cent representation in local bodies,



The recent amendments to the Local Government Act increasing women’s participation by 25% is a very progressive step and measures should be taken to select suitable female candidates for upcoming local government elections, Deputy Minister of Sustainable Development and Wildlife, Sumedha G. Jayasena said.

Ex-police commando head tells Cricket Board to beware of dangers

May 26, 2017 at 5:13 pm



Betrayal led to JO defeat in NCP – MP Semasinghe

May 26, 2017 at 5:10 pm


By Harischandra Gunaratna


15 undergrad ragging suspects further remanded

May 26, 2017 at 5:08 pm

By Cyril Wimalasurendre
KANDY – Kandy Chief Magistrate Indika Attanayake further remanded, till June 01, 15 undergraduates as he was(not) satisfied with the two sureties named by the suspects on Thursday (26).

New Constitution wording raises the heat

May 26, 2017 at 5:06 pm


TNA leader R. Sampanthan has demanded that the transliteration of Sinhala word, ‘akeeya’ be incorporated into the proposed draft constitution (English version) in place of word, ‘unitary’.

Mass evacuations in several districts: Military called in for assistance

May 26, 2017 at 5:05 pm


by Maheesha Mudugamuwa

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