Outrage as Indian Judge calls alleged rape victim ‘Unbecoming’

Outrage as Indian Judge calls alleged rape victim ‘Unbecoming’

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  An Indian judge is under pressure to delete comments from a court order that questioned the ... Read More

SSP Wedamulla approved as new PNB Director

SSP Wedamulla approved as new PNB Director

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The National Police Commission (NPC) has approved the appointment of Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Sujith ... Read More

Texas Governor mandates wearing of face masks

Texas Governor mandates wearing of face masks

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -   Texas Governor Greg Abbott has ordered face coverings to be worn in public as coronavirus ... Read More

Investigation on allegations over match-fixing halted

Investigation on allegations over match-fixing halted

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The investigation on allegations of match-fixing during the final of the 2011 World Cup has been ... Read More

Nigerian sentenced to death by Colombo High Court

Nigerian sentenced to death by Colombo High Court

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A Nigerian was sentenced to death by the Colombo High Court today. (more…) Read More

Over 150 people in Ginthupitiya placed under quarantine

Over 150 people in Ginthupitiya placed under quarantine

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Nearly 154 persons who were identified to have come into direct contact with a man who ... Read More

Over 400kg of cannabis seized by Navy

Over 400kg of cannabis seized by Navy

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Navy has seized over 400 kg of kerala cannabis with a street of over Rs. ... Read More

Late Sybil Wettasinghe’s final rights today

Late Sybil Wettasinghe’s final rights today

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The final rites of veteran children’s book writer and illustrator, the late Sybil Wettasinghe, will be ... Read More

Sanga says truth will come out

Sanga says truth will come out

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Sport Ministry's Special Investigation Division today recorded a statement for over a nine-hours from former ... Read More

Returnee in Jinthupitiya, Col-13 tested COVID-19 positive

Returnee in Jinthupitiya, Col-13 tested COVID-19 positive

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - An individual, a resident of Jinthupitiya, Colombo 13, who arrived in the island from India and ... Read More

Global community pledges US$252 mn to fight COVID- pandemic: Govt.

Global community pledges US$252 mn to fight COVID- pandemic: Govt.

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The global community and organizations have committed to provide USD 252 million (Rs. 45 billion approximately) in ... Read More

Match-fixing inquiry: SIU postpones recording of Mahela’s statement

Match-fixing inquiry: SIU postpones recording of Mahela’s statement

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Former Sri Lankan cricketer Mahela Jayawardene has left the Special Investigations Unit after being informed that ... Read More

Pakistan High Commissioner visits Central and North Central Provinces – [IMAGES]

Pakistan High Commissioner visits Central and North Central Provinces – [IMAGES]

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The High Commissioner of Pakistan, Maj. Gen. (Retd) Muhammad Saad Khattak visited Central and North Central ... Read More

“Need two thirds majority to amend Constitution”- MR

“Need two thirds majority to amend Constitution”- MR

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A two-thirds majority in Parliament is needed at the forthcoming the General Elections to amend the ... Read More

Karunanayake urges govt. to decide on MCC pact

Karunanayake urges govt. to decide on MCC pact

Jul 3, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Former Parliamentarian Ravi Karunanayake says the then opposition, that claimed the Millennium Challenge Corporation agreement will ... Read More