Category: LOCAL

Kumara Welgama’s house burgled

Kumara Welgama’s house burgled

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA) Kalutara District parliamentarian Kumara Welgama's house at Kaluwamodara in Aluthgama has ... Read More

Sajin Vass Gunawardena wants SLFPers to back Sajith

Sajin Vass Gunawardena wants SLFPers to back Sajith

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - One of the strongmen and confidantes of the Mahinda Rajapaksa regime and former Mihin Lanka Chief ... Read More

CA summons Ven. Gnanasara Thera over Gurukanda incident

CA summons Ven. Gnanasara Thera over Gurukanda incident

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Court of Appeal today issued notice on Ven. Galagoda Atte Gnanasara Thera and three others ... Read More

EU deploys observers to Sri Lanka for Presidential Election

EU deploys observers to Sri Lanka for Presidential Election

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The European Union (EU) is deploying short-term and long term observers to Sri Lanka for the ... Read More

“Current govt undermined national security” -Gotabaya

“Current govt undermined national security” -Gotabaya

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Presidential candidate of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna Gotabaya Rajapaksa says national security collapsed during the ... Read More

“No conditions between TNA and UNF” -Ravi K.

“No conditions between TNA and UNF” -Ravi K.

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Minister Ravi Karunanayake says there are no conditions between the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) and the ... Read More

Two flights diverted to Mattala due to bad weather

Two flights diverted to Mattala due to bad weather

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Two Sri Lankan Airlines flights which were scheduled to land at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) ... Read More

Individual arrested with 43,600 foreign cigarettes

Individual arrested with 43,600 foreign cigarettes

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) in coordination with the Police apprehended a person with 43,600 foreign ... Read More

Police question relative of suspect involved in killing of teenager

Police question relative of suspect involved in killing of teenager

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Police are questioning a relative of a suspect believed to be involved in the killing of ... Read More

Kuliyapitiya road inundated in Nattandiya : Police

Kuliyapitiya road inundated in Nattandiya : Police

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Travel along the Colombo - Kuliyapitiya road in the Nattandiya area has been affected after a section ... Read More

TNA stance on Election by Oct 24

TNA stance on Election by Oct 24

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Parliamentarian Charles Nirmalanathan says a statement on who the Tamil National Alliance will support at the ... Read More

Five arrested for illegally entering Sri Lankan waters from India

Five arrested for illegally entering Sri Lankan waters from India

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Five Sri Lankans who had illegally entered Sri Lankan waters from India were arrested in the ... Read More

“No political appointments in state institutes” -Sajith Premadasa

“No political appointments in state institutes” -Sajith Premadasa

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Presidential candidate of the New Democratic Front Minister (NDF) Sajith Premadasa says political appointments will not ... Read More

VAT should be reduced to 8% -Gotabaya

VAT should be reduced to 8% -Gotabaya

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Presidential candidate of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna Gotabaya Rajapaksa says the Value Added Tax or ... Read More

Police hunt for suspect behind twin killings in Agalawatta

Police hunt for suspect behind twin killings in Agalawatta

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Police have launched a search to apprehend an individual believed to be involved in twin killings ... Read More