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New Court complex to be opened in Ruwanwella

The Foundation stone will be laid for the new Courts complex in Ruwanwella on March 10 under the patronage of the Minister of Justice Wijayadasa Rajapaksha. The Courts complex estimated to cost Rs. 275 million, will resolves the space…

13 kgs of heroin haul seized in Grandpass

Thirteen kilogrammes of heroin (brown sugar) said to be the largest haul in the Grandpass area, were seized by the Police Narcotics Bureau this evening during a search operation carried out to find firearms in the area, Police spokesman…

Fire in Pettah

A fire broke out in a shop located at Prince Street in Pettah a short while ago, Police said. They said the fire had erupted on the second floor of a six-storey building. Several fire-fighting trucks have been deployed to douse the fire,…

Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami wins trust vote

Edappadi Palaniswami, who was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on Thursday, won the trust vote in the Assembly where 122 MLAs voted for him, while 11 voted for O Panneerselvam. Majority needed was 68. This will pave way for him…

PM for Australia on four day official visit

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will leave for Australia today on a four day official visit. The Prime Minister’s visit also signifies the 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Australia. The Prime Minister and…
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