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Fifteen persons arrested for violating health regulations

Fifteen persons arrested for violating health regulations

Jan 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Police say 15 individuals have been arrested island wide during the past 24 hours for failing ... Read More

Shani Abeysekera’s FR to be heard end of March

Shani Abeysekera’s FR to be heard end of March

Jan 22, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Supreme Court today (22) ordered that the Fundamental Rights (FR) petition filed by former Director ... Read More

Former CID director Shani Abeysekara further remanded

Former CID director Shani Abeysekara further remanded

Jan 21, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -   The Gampaha Magistrate’s Court today further remanded former Director of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) ... Read More

18 arrested for not wearing face masks

18 arrested for not wearing face masks

Jan 21, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -   Eighteen persons were arrested for not wearing face masks and failing to maintain social distancing ... Read More

COVID 19 UPDATE – 770 : 01

COVID 19 UPDATE – 770 : 01

Jan 21, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -   770 New cases reported NEW yesterday(20) increasing the total caseload of COVID 19 in Sri ... Read More

Imran Khan to visit Sri Lanka

Imran Khan to visit Sri Lanka

Jan 20, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan is scheduled to visit Sri Lanka in February, according to Official ... Read More

Speaker to seek legal opinion on Ranjan’s Parliament seat

Speaker to seek legal opinion on Ranjan’s Parliament seat

Jan 19, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Speaker is to seek legal opinion on Ranjan Ramanayake’s Parliament seat. (more…) Read More

Sign language to be made a recognised language in Sri Lanka

Sign language to be made a recognised language in Sri Lanka

Jan 19, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the proposal to identify the Sign language as a recognised ... Read More

Military training to over 18s

Military training to over 18s

Jan 18, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  The proposal by the Public Security Minister, retired Rear Admiral Sarath Weerasekara is going to propose ... Read More

Over 50 including 13 teens arrested for partying illegally

Over 50 including 13 teens arrested for partying illegally

Jan 18, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Fifty-four persons including 13 young girls have been arrested by the police at a hotel in ... Read More

WP : 213 institutions violating regulations

WP : 213 institutions violating regulations

Jan 16, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Police say 213 state and private sector institutions have been identified in the Western Province yesterday, ... Read More

More quarantine law violators arrested

More quarantine law violators arrested

Jan 15, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Twenty-four persons were arrested for not wearing face masks and failing to maintain social distancing during ... Read More

Parliamentarians, Parliament staffs to undergo PCR Tests today

Parliamentarians, Parliament staffs to undergo PCR Tests today

Jan 13, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Testing for Parliamentarians and Parliament staff is being conducted now. (more…) Read More

Ranjan sentenced to 4-year RI for contempt of Court

Ranjan sentenced to 4-year RI for contempt of Court

Jan 12, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Supreme Court today (12) sentenced actor-turned politician, Parliamentarian Ranjan Ramanayake to 4-years Rigorous Imprisonment (RI) ... Read More

Schools will reopen tomorrow

Schools will reopen tomorrow

Jan 10, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  All arrangements have been made to open schools tomorrow in all areas except schools in the ... Read More