Cricketer Dimuth Karunaratne released on bail [UPDATE]

Cricketer Dimuth Karunaratne released on bail [UPDATE]

Mar 31, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Sri Lanka Test Cricket Captain Dimuth Karunaratne who was arrested by the Borella Police, on charges of driving under the influence of liquor ... Read More

Afternoon showers expected in several areas today

Afternoon showers expected in several areas today

Mar 31, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Sabaragamuwa, Central and Uva Provinces, and in Galle and Matara Districts after 2.00 PM ... Read More

“Innovations raise Lankan start-ups to global levels” – Minister Bathiudeen

“Innovations raise Lankan start-ups to global levels” – Minister Bathiudeen

Mar 30, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Information technology (IT) innovations in Sri Lanka can boost the low rate of domestic start-ups entering global markets. “Sri Lanka’s growing service, technology, ... Read More

Indian company says investment in Lankan oil plant is at a very preliminary stage

Indian company says investment in Lankan oil plant is at a very preliminary stage

Mar 30, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Jagathrakshakan S, the senior leader of India’s Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) whose family owns the company that recently agreed to build a USD ... Read More

Top Police Committee to probe Dubai deportees

Top Police Committee to probe Dubai deportees

Mar 30, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundara has appointed a seven-member committee comprising of senior Police Officials, headed by Senior Deputy Inspector General ... Read More

Indian arrested with ‘Ice’ worth Rs. 2 million

Indian arrested with ‘Ice’ worth Rs. 2 million

Mar 30, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - An Indian National has been arrested by the Sri Lanka Customs Officials attached to the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), while attempting to smuggle ... Read More

Fair weather expects over most parts of Sri Lanka

Fair weather expects over most parts of Sri Lanka

Mar 30, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Mainly fair weather will prevail over most parts of the island on Saturday (30), the Department of Meteorology stated. However, there is a ... Read More

Kohli disappointed over Malinga no-ball escape

Kohli disappointed over Malinga no-ball escape

Mar 29, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Virat Kohli was hugely disappointed after Lasith Malinga escaped with a no-ball off the all-important final delivery of the game as Mumbai Indians ... Read More

“PC Elections to be held when delimitation is resolved” – Vajira Abeywardena

“PC Elections to be held when delimitation is resolved” – Vajira Abeywardena

Mar 29, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Minister of Provincial Councils and Local Government Vajira Abeywardena says Provincial Council Elections will be held promptly after delimitation issues are resolved. Speaking ... Read More

New uniforms for the Police – MS

New uniforms for the Police – MS

Mar 29, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - President Maithripala Sirisena says steps are being taken to introduce new uniforms for Police personnel, replacing the current khaki uniform. Speaking at the ... Read More