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Sri Lanka President says will fully implement 13th amendment

Land and police powers have to be implemented

January 27, 2023 2 min read

Sri Lanka intercepts more smuggled Kendu leaf

Steep increased in seized tendu leaf also seen in 2022

January 22, 2023 2 min read

Probe into Sri Lanka business executive’s death takes new turn

A toxicology report has opened a new line of inquiry

January 18, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka expropriation drums beat loud over privatized tea farms

Already 13,900 hectares of land has been take back

January 18, 2023 4 min read

Sri Lanka's LG polls may derail President's reform agenda, delay IMF loan - analysts

Polls may increase crisis-hit Sri Lanka's uncertainty amid debt restructuring, IMF loan delay

Shihar Aneez
January 9, 2023 4 min read

Sri Lanka sees rising beedi leaf smuggling from India amid increase in tobacco taxes   

Cash strapped Sri Lanka raised tobacco taxes three times since mid last year

Roshani Fernando
January 4, 2023 2 min read

Sri Lanka police battle leaks as Schaffter murder probe drags

There are several teams working on various possibilities

January 1, 2023 1 min read
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Sri Lanka ‘revenge porn’ spark calls for tougher privacy laws

The release of the footage came shortly after putting the monk behind bars

December 24, 2022 3 min read

Sri Lanka seizes crystal meth, kush in dolls, food

The parcels had been mailed from Spain, United Kingdom, Germany, Canada and The Netherlands.

Neshella Perera
December 23, 2022 1 min read

Phone analysis holds up probe in to Sri Lanka executive’s murder

We have to analyse all the phone numbers that were connected to base stations in the area on December 15

December 22, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka making more arrests to contain ice (crystal meth) menace: Minister

Measures are also being taken under provisions of the Act to destroy ice and other dangerous drugs, he said.

December 19, 2022 2 min read
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Sri Lanka police broaden probe into executive’s death

The car is also being subjected to forensic tests to extract any evidence of the attacker or attackers

December 17, 2022 2 min read

 Sri Lanka to punish sexual bribery

Police said sex related crimes sometimes go unreported.

Roshani Fernando
December 16, 2022 1 min read

Police say ‘open mind’ over murder of Sri Lanka executive

We are following several possibilities

December 16, 2022 2 min read
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Sri Lanka police probing death of Dinesh Schaffter

Borella police and CID investigating

December 16, 2022 1 min read
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Sri Lanka to legalize election guidelines to punish media

President has proposed to give legal effect to the guidelines and have provisions to punish those who violate them

December 13, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka warned against foreign employment, import parcel phishing scams

They will promise to direct them to foreign employment or ask them to pay customs duties to receive parcels

December 13, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka President invites parliament to probe 2020 macro blunders

The parliament has powers to do that

December 8, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka plans deal with Maldives to tighten border controls

The plan also involves facilities for capacity in technology and human resources.

December 6, 2022 1 min read

Sri Lanka Easter Sunday suspect hacked to death; opposition leader demands answers

"What is happening in the country? Isn't this lawlessness?"

November 29, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka president warns against unlawful anti-government protests

President says there is a move to initiate another round of protests

Neshella Perera
November 23, 2022 2 min read
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Sri Lanka campaign finance bill to limit election spending, bare all: Minister

The election commission to have the power to terminate the seat of a candidate that exceeds the limit

November 23, 2022 2 min read

Sri Lanka denies registration to UAE, Oman bound workers on visit visas, some housemaids

We stopped registering persons who go to the above countries on tourist visas

November 22, 2022 3 min read

Sri Lanka cricketer arrested in Australia over sexual assault charges

After meeting a woman online

November 6, 2022 2 min read
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