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Nelum Kuluna illuminates Colombo sky with Rs. 200 crores scam exposed!

Investigations have revealed that a sum of Rs. 200 crores had been defrauded at the beginning of the Nelum Kuluna Tower

54 minute ago

Nominate candidate immediately, Sajith writes to PM

Deputy Leader of United National Party (UNP) Sajith Premadasa in writing has requested Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesing

1 hours ago

Statement from Britain over drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities

Britain has issued a statement condemning drone strikes on Saudi oil facilities recently.

4 hours ago

Sri Lanka’s Representative to UN defends security forces at UNHRC

Sri Lanka’s security forces continued resilience to protect the country and its people, following Easter Sunday attacks

6 hours ago

President’s implied telephone harassment gains popularity among SLPP supporters!

We earlier reported that a voice tape implying President Maithripala Sirisena verbally harassing a receiver upon rage ov

7 hours ago

Letter to Trump by Kim Jong Un

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has reportedly called for a meeting with US President Donald Trump in Pyongyang, accordi

8 hours ago

Tergo Launches Premium Auto Care Centre in Pamankada

A fully-owned subsidiary of Redline Capital, Tergo Auto Care opened its state-of-the-art auto care and vehicle detailing

9 hours ago

Presidential hopeful Sajith faces a challenge of presenting a winning formula

Presidential hopeful minister Sajith Premadsa has to prove his winning formula mathematically or otherwise if he is to g

9 hours ago

Presidential Election to be declared on September 23?

The Presidential Election is at the likeliness to be declared on September 23 (Monday), political sources claimed.

16 Sep 2019

TNA denies to support ’political infant’ Sajith Premadasa for his zero knowledge on National Crisis

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) on a firm stance has told the presidential hopeful Sajith Faction that they do not wis

16 Sep 2019

Voice tape implying President harassing receiver is fake!

A voice recording implying President Maithripala Sirisena verbally assaulting a receiver over phone is being circulated

15 Sep 2019

US military bases and aircraft carries within range of missile strikes by Iran

US military bases and marine aircraft carriers are at risk of Iranian missile strikes, a revolutionary security commande

15 Sep 2019

Sri Lanka Cricket malpractices and deficiencies exposed

Sri Lanka Cricket malpractices and deficiencies have been exposed in financial statements presented to Auditor General.

15 Sep 2019

SPECIAL NEWS

President’s implied telephone harassment gains popularity among SLPP supporters!

We earlier reported that a voice tape implying President Maithripala Sirisena verbally harassing a receiver upon rage ov

7 hours ago

Presidential Election to be declared on September 23?

The Presidential Election is at the likeliness to be declared on September 23 (Monday), political sources claimed.

16 Sep 2019

TNA denies to support ’political infant’ Sajith Premadasa for his zero knowledge on National Crisis

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) on a firm stance has told the presidential hopeful Sajith Faction that they do not wis

16 Sep 2019

Voice tape implying President harassing receiver is fake!

A voice recording implying President Maithripala Sirisena verbally assaulting a receiver over phone is being circulated

15 Sep 2019

Sajith faces backlash upon seeking support from the JVP!

Presidential hopeful Sajith Premadasa was informed by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to gain the support of the Tam

15 Sep 2019

Hizbullah purchased lands of over 3000 acres throughout the island, CID discovers!

Former Eastern Province Governor M.L.A.M. Hizbullah has had purchased lands of over 3000 acres throughout the country wi

15 Sep 2019

BUSINESS

Tergo Launches Premium Auto Care Centre in Pamankada

A fully-owned subsidiary of Redline Capital, Tergo Auto Care opened its state-of-the-art auto care and vehicle detailing

9 hours ago

Renowned economist claims no signs of a Sri Lanka take off

With elections in the near future and no sign of a take-off, Sri Lanka is faced with a choice between continued dysfunct

15 Sep 2019

Toyota Lanka Opens Modern Showroom with Service Facilityin Ampara

Toyota Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, the sole authorized dealer for Toyota vehicles and spare parts in Sri Lanka made today declared

14 Sep 2019

Lucky Lanka Milk Company now under CSE watch list

Lucky Lanka Milk Processing Company PLC famous for Lucky yogurt is now facing liquidity issues and undergoing restructur

13 Sep 2019

FEATURED

Why is well-being of mental health notable to LGBTIQ Community? Review

With a standard definition for health, as said by WHO (2014), health is a state of complete physical, mental and social

10 Sep 2019

Pesticide poisoning and poverty: How SL’s suicide epidemic was allayed with help of UK research

Many millions more young lives could be saved if the intervention were extended globally, said experts from the World He

10 Sep 2019

World Suicide Prevention Day is today!

The World Suicide Prevention Day is today. It is an awareness day observed on September 10 every year in order to provid

10 Sep 2019

Sri Lanka scales up its domestic campaign to protect sharks with a global push

Decades ago along the beaches of Sri Lanka, fish sellers used bicycles to transport their catch, including sharks. It wa

08 Sep 2019

FOREIGN

Statement from Britain over drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities

Britain has issued a statement condemning drone strikes on Saudi oil facilities recently.

4 hours ago

Letter to Trump by Kim Jong Un

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has reportedly called for a meeting with US President Donald Trump in Pyongyang, accordi

8 hours ago

US military bases and aircraft carries within range of missile strikes by Iran

US military bases and marine aircraft carriers are at risk of Iranian missile strikes, a revolutionary security commande

15 Sep 2019

Russia agrees for Ukraine peace talks, however amid strict preconditions

Russia has reportedly agreed to hold the stalled Ukrainian peace talks at the four-party summit in Paris.

14 Sep 2019

Environment

Sri Lanka scales up its domestic campaign to protect sharks with a global push

Decades ago along the beaches of Sri Lanka, fish sellers used bicycles to transport their catch, including sharks. It wa

08 Sep 2019

Dramatic warming projected in world’s major cities by 2050

77 percent of the world’s cities will experience a ’’striking change’’ in climate conditions, while 22 percent will expe

11 Jul 2019

Coral reef restoration project commences in Northern Naval Command

The Sri Lanka Navy yesterday (4) commenced another coral reef restoration project in the Northern Naval Command.

05 Jul 2019

Are parts of India becoming too hot for humans?

Intense heat waves have killed more than 100 people in India this summer and are predicted to worsen in coming years, cr

05 Jul 2019

GOSSIP

Ranil is too good, JR would have banned JVP!

When it comes to the Easter Sunday attacks, what Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) must actually do is to be self critical

13 Jul 2019

Assaulting lift operator: Investigation against IGP after two years

After Lanka News Web (LNW) on 31st May published an article reminding the IGP Pujith Jayasundara’s assault on Samarakone

02 Jun 2019

People ask me to take it, but if I take it... - Army Commander

Army Commander Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake has reportedly said people ask of him to acquire the rule of country

26 May 2019

ART

’’Big Bad Wolf’’ Book Fair on Sri Lanka for the successful third time!

The Big Bad Wold Books, world’s largest bookfair, will be held from October 18 to 27 at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and the..

10 Sep 2019

‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ trailer reveals return of Linda Hamilton as the legendary Sarah Connor!

Linda Hamilton reprises her role as Sarah Connor, the ass kicking mother of future resistance leader John Connor in Term..

30 Aug 2019