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Bhuvneshwar out,Kuldeep in – India’s Test squad announced for three matches

Left-arm wrist-spinner Kuldeep Yadav has been added into an 18-man Test squad for the first three Tests against England . The 23-year-old took five wickets...

Ex-Welikada OIC gets 1 year prison sentence

The Supreme Court today ordered to implement the 1 year prison sentence to be imposed on the former Welikada Police OIC CIP Kamal Amarasinghe. This...

Verdict on Gnanasara Thero’s case to be given on August 8

Verdict on the Contempt of Court case against the Ven.Galagodaatte Gnanasara Thera on defamation charges would be announced on August 8 by the Court...

Gotabaya Rajapaksa rejects social media reports

Former Defense Minister Gotabaya Rajapaksa rejected a media statement in social media on the grounds that he had been nominated as a presidential candidate...

School security guard arrested with heroin

A security guard of a leading school in Kuliyapitiya has been arrested in front of the school with 6 packets of heroin weighing 2.8...

Four including father remanded for feeding alcohol to toddler

Four persons, including the 40-year-old father of a toddler, who fed an alcoholic beverage to the toddler, have been remanded until 1st August, by...

Indonesian villagers kill nearly 300 crocodiles in revenge attack

A group of villagers killed nearly 300 crocodiles in a wildlife preserve in the Indonesian province of West Papua. The massacre was in retaliation for...

Speaker signs National Audit Act

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya signed the National Audit Act which was passed in Parliament without a vote on July 5, this morning. Accordingly, it will become...

Four foreigners arrested with dollar notes at BIA

Two Nepalese nationals and two Chinese en route to India were arrested by Sri Lankan customs at the departure terminal of Bandaranaike International Airport...

Chairman of Embilipitiya PS sentenced for assaulting cop

The Chairman of the Embilipitiya Pradeshiya Sabha, M.K. Amila was sentenced to 3 months imprisonment by the Embilipitiya Magistrate’s Court for assaulting a police...

Pera Engineering Faculty temporarily closed

The Vice-Chancellor  of Peradeniya University says that the Engineering Faculty would be closed until further notice due to an issue relating to students sitting...

Father, three arrested for giving alcohol to toddler

The Meegalawa Police said Four persons, including the father of a toddler, who was captured feeding alcohol to his 13 month old infant in...