Category: NATIONAL

Rishad appeals to President and Prime Minister

Staff Writer- February 26, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Leader of the All Ceylon Makkal Congress (ACMC), Parliamentarian Rishad Bathiudeen today (26) strongly condemn the act of the Officials attached ... Read More

Ranjan Ramanayake granted bail

Staff Writer- February 26, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Parliamentarian Ranjan Ramanayake, who was arrested and remanded over charges of interfering with the judiciary, has been granted bail by the ... Read More

Last two LTTE accused acquitted, discharged in Malaysia

Staff Writer- February 26, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Two more men accused of supporting the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) terrorist group were acquitted and discharged by two ... Read More

TPA officially joins ‘Samagi Jana Balawegaya’

Staff Writer- February 26, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - The Tamil Progressive Alliance (TPA) has officially joined the United National Party (UNP) led alliance ‘Samagi Jana Balawegaya’ today (26). (more…) Read More

Bread down by Rs. 5

Staff Writer- February 26, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - The All Island Bakery Owners Association has decided to reduce the price of loaf of bread by Rs. 5 with effect ... Read More

CPCs fuel supply delays, demand increase led to Feb 3 outage – CEB

Staff Writer- February 26, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - The Ceylon Electricity Board in response to an explanation sought by the Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka has in its ... Read More

Dinesh to inform UNHRC of decision to withdraw from Resolution today

Staff Writer- February 26, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Foreign Relations Minister Dinesh Gunawardena who arrived in Geneva yesterday would formally inform the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) of the ... Read More

Navy and Air Force to control traffic

Staff Writer- February 26, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Sri Lanka Navy and Air Force Personnel have been deployed to control traffic in addition to the Military Police, the Acting ... Read More

Ten suspects, including 2 from Rajitha’s white van media briefing, arrested

Staff Writer- February 26, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Ten suspects, including 2 individuals who attended former Minister Rajitha Senaratne’s controversial ‘White Van’ media briefing, have been arrested. (more…) Read More

Air Force helicopter deployed to douse fire at Rajagiriya

Staff Writer- February 25, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - The Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) had deployed a Bell-212 helicopter to douse a fire that has erupted on a block ... Read More