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Eastern Troops Take to Planting of ‘Kumbuk’ Saplings (PHOTOS)

2021-10-19 18:37:00

Eastern Troops Take to Planting of ‘Kumbuk’ Saplings..


Samagi Tharuna Balawegaya protests against the government (Photos)

2021-10-15 18:27:00

A protest march organized by the Samagi Tharuna Balawegaya - Samagi Youth Force was held in front of the Fort Railway Station this evening. Representatives of several other organizations affiliated to the Samagi Jana Balawegaya joined the protest...


FSP members imprisoned for two months - protest staged in front of Fort Railway Station (PHOTOS)

2021-10-14 22:20:00

The FSP today (14) staged a protest in front of the Fort Railway Station demanding the release of their activists...


India’s Army Commander joins Gajaba Regiment Day celebration (PHOTOS)

2021-10-14 16:48:00

General Navarane and his wife were greeted by Sri Lanka Army Commander General Shavendra Silva and a special salute parade was held in welcoming the Indian Army Commander...


FSP stages protest against public oppression at Lipton Circle (PHOTOS)

2021-10-12 20:35:00

A protest action was staged by the Frontline Socialist Party (FSP) at the Lipton Circle this (12) afternoon, against the militarisation of the government, the oppression on the people and in the demand of abolishing compacts that betray the country’s power and oil autonomy...


Farmers in Nochchiyagama express grievances with Opposition Leader

2021-10-11 07:25:00

Many farmers of the area expressed their grievances pertaining to farming with the Opposition Leader. Among these grievances were the absence of chemical fertiliser, the absence of pesticides and the absence of a stable price for their harvest...


SL Army obtains blessings from Sri Maha Bodhi coincided with 72nd Anniversary

2021-10-09 15:21:00

A number of blessing ceremonies for Army Flags are being held. The blessing of Sri Maha Bodhi in Anuradhapura was obtained today (09) with the participation of Army Commander Shavendra Silva and other senior officers of the Army...


Health workers protest over several demands including the covid allowance (Photos)

2021-10-08 14:36:00

Health workers today (08) conducted a protest demanding the covid allowance which was withdrawn from September. This allowance has been given to health workers who continue to work in the midst of the Kovid epidemic...


Teacher - Principal Struggle continues - Protests launched islandwide (PHOTOS)

2021-10-06 14:37:00

The trade unions are of the view that teachers will be refraining themselves from teaching despite the reopening of schools. Should the education activities continue, the issue of salary anomalies must be solved with a proper program, they added...


Funeral of Faith Healer Eliyantha White performed at Borella Public Cemetery (PHOTOS/VIDEO)

2021-09-23 14:42:00

Faith Healer Eliyantha White, who served as the Royal Spiritual Healer of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, had contracted Covid-19, and his demise was confirmed yesterday (22)...


Ajith Nivard Cabraal assumes duties as CBSL Governor (PHOTOS)

2021-09-15 14:44:00

Cabraal’s appointment as the new CBSL Governor has severely been criticised by a number of parties including the Opposition. A mandamus writ petition has also been lodged before the Appeal Court against Cabraal’s appointment...


Easter Sunday Genocide: Protests continue in Italy seeking justice (PHOTOS)

2021-09-12 22:36:00

The Sri Lankans in Italy continued their protest action seeking justice over the Easter Sunday carnage. The protesters demanded that those responsible for the massacre be brought to justice as promised during the last elections...


Covid Vaccination program administrated by the SL Army at the Vihara Maha Devi Park- (PHOTOS)

2021-09-10 14:33:00

The Army continues to administer the vaccination program at the Vihara Maha Devi Park premises. Anyone over the age of 20 can be vaccinated at the site...


The most successful sports team in the history of the Paralympics arrives in the country (PHOTOS)

2021-09-08 11:44:00

The Sri Lankan sports team that participated in the Tokyo Paralympic Games arrived in the island yesterday...


Army-led Vaccination at Diyatha Uyana (PHOTOS)

2021-09-07 16:01:00

Accordingly, the Army requested urged those belonging to these age groups who have not been vaccinated yet to collect their doses. The Army also requested that those visiting the vaccine centre may arrive without any fuss, as the vaccination is being carried out in a systematic manner with zero disturbances...


Mangala departs in silence...

2021-08-24 19:15:00

Mangala departs in silence.....


Black Protest against Easter Sunday Carnage

2021-08-21 16:04:00

The Catholic Church has decided to call on a silent black protest against the Easter Sunday Massacre with a move to ring bells and hoist black flags at 8.45 am today (21)...


Colombo city in silence once again (PHOTOS)

2021-08-21 13:34:00

Meanwhile, special Police operations are underway against those who do not act in accordance with the quarantine curfew...


Black Hartal Protest held at Katuwapitiya demanding justice on the Easter Attack (Photos)

2021-08-21 11:36:00

Due to the failure to do justice to the Easter attack, the people of Katuwapitiya and Negombo held the symbolic protest and the ’Black Harthal’ organized by the Negombo Citizens’ Union, the Foundation for Justice and the Maradana Social and Peace Center at Katuwapitiya Junction yesterday (20)...


For Mangala...

2021-08-18 22:35:00

For Mangala......


Mobile vaccination program implemented with the intervention of the Army (PHOTOS)

2021-08-13 14:37:00

The mobile vaccination program, which has been launched targeting people who have difficulty accessing vaccination centers, will continue for a second day. This program is conducted with the participation of the officers of the Army Medical Corps...


Memory of Legendary Lt Gen Denzil Kobbekaduwa & Other Veterans Immortalized on 29th Anniversary Day (PHOTOS)

2021-08-08 13:35:00

Attaching eternity to the cherished memories of the military colossus in contemporary times and reminding the Nation of invaluable sacrifices of War Heroes who had laid their lives for defence of the country before May 2009, General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff, Commander of the Army immortalized the legendary War Hero, Lieutenant General Denzil Kobbekaduwa...


Strike action over salary anomalies - Teachers and Principals march to Colombo (PHOTOS)

2021-08-04 14:42:00

School teachers and principals have launched the largest strike action ever in protest to the salary anomalies suffered by their employment for twenty four years. The strike action took its peak today (04) in a vehicle march organised by the trade unions responding to school teachers and principals and swarmed in thousands to Colombo city...


Struggle against Kothalawala Act continues despite Government repression (PHOTOS)

2021-07-12 19:48:00

Protests against the Kothalawala University Act staged by political parties, student movements, civil movements and trade unions happen to continue despite the government’s repression...


Police raid into demonstration over Kothalawala Act - 31 arrested (PHOTOS)

2021-07-08 13:30:00

The protest staged by ’Student-People’s Movement for Free Education’ against the passage of the Kotelawala Defence University Bill was held at Polduwa Junction near the Parliament Complex today (08)...


Letter to the Director General of Information on Sexual Violence Against Women in Mass Media

2021-06-27 20:13:00

The Sri Lanka Young Journalists Association has divulged information on sexual harassment faced by women in the filed of journalism in a letter addressed to the Director General of Information of the Department of Government Information...


No confidence motion against Gammanpila signed by MPs (PHOTOS)

2021-06-16 19:20:00

No confidence motion against Gammanpila signed by MPs (PHOTOS)..


Herd of Wild Elephants in China captivates millions (PHOTOS)

2021-06-09 13:13:00

A herd of elephants living in a wildlife reserve in Yunnan Province, China, hit the spotlight in a matter of hours, making headlines all over the the world...


Sinking Cargo Vessel X-Press Pearl: Updates (PHOTOS)

2021-06-07 13:15:00

The cargo vessel X-Press Pearl which took on fire in the sea near the Colombo Port is sinking down the ocean and the ship’s latest condition has been revealed in photographs released by Sri Lanka Air Force...


Australian Government makes donation to Army for anti-pandemic operations

2021-06-03 18:14:00

Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka David Holly met with Army Commander General Shavendra Silva at Army Headquarters in Battaramulla yesterday (02)...