v2025 (2)

Top Story

Sanath Nishantha & Milan Jayathilake further remanded

Sanath Nishantha & Milan Jayathilake further remanded

Six people including Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna Parliamentarians Sanath Nishantha, and Milan Jayathilake who were arrested for at...
Readmore
President stresses on need to seize overseas job opportunities for skilled Sri Lankans

President stresses on need to seize overseas job opportunities for skilled Sri Lankans

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa pointed out the need to implement languages and vocational training programmes targeting j...
Readmore
World Bank sets condition to offer Sri Lanka new financing

World Bank sets condition to offer Sri Lanka new financing

The World Bank says until an adequate macroeconomic policy framework is in place, it does not plan to offer new financing to Sri L...
Readmore
19.5% bus fare hike from tonight

19.5% bus fare hike from tonight

Bus fares will be increased by 19.5% from midnight today (24) in line with the increase in fuel prices. Accordingly, the minimum b...
Readmore
Parliament was misled with wrong estimates : CBSL Governor

Parliament was misled with wrong estimates : CBSL Governor

Sri Lanka’s Central Bank Governor Dr. Nandalal Weerasinghe revealed to the Committee on Public Finance that the treasury had misle...
Readmore

v2025

Sports

Australia legend Shane Warne dies aged 52

Australia legend Shane Warne dies aged 52

Legendary Australia leg-spinner Shane Warne, one of the greatest cricketers of all time, has died of a suspected heart attack aged...
Read more
Wanindu, Chameera in ICC ODI team of 2021

Wanindu, Chameera in ICC ODI team of 2021

Sri Lankans Wanindu Hasaranga and Dushmantha Chameera have been included in the ICC ODI team of 2021. The team recognises 11 outst...
Read more
Wanindu nominated for 2021 ICC Men's T20I Player of the Year

Wanindu nominated for 2021 ICC Men's T20I Player of the Year

Sri Lankan all-rounder Wanindu Hasaranga de Silva is one of the four nominees for the 2021 ICC Men's T20I Player of the Year award...
Read more

Entertainment

Veteran actor Wilson Karunaratne passes away

Veteran actor Wilson Karunaratne passes away

Veteran Sri Lankan actor Wilson Karunaratne has passed away at the age of 79, family sources told Ada Derana. Fondly known as ‘Wil...
Read more
‘The Newspaper’ is best 2020 Asian film at Bengaluru Film Fest

‘The Newspaper’ is best 2020 Asian film at Bengaluru Film Fest

The Sri Lankan film ‘The Newspaper’ has won the award for the best Asian film for 2020 at the 13th Bengaluru International Film Fe...
Read more
India mourns singer Lata Mangeshkar, dead at 92

India mourns singer Lata Mangeshkar, dead at 92

The Indian government has decided to give a state funeral and observe a two-day national mourning on the demise of legendary singe...
Read more