Financial Intelligence Unit, Central Bank of Sri Lanka enters into MoU with Excise Dept
The country is also looking to close loopholes in the law on the rape of females, the Cabinet of Ministers decided
Sri Lanka Police will offer cash rewards from 10,000 to 250,000 to informants in their Operation Yukthiya
Yukthiya operation has led to arrest nearly 39,000 people in 1 month - police
BASL urged that no person who has violated fundamental rights or has criminal cases should be appointed as police chief
A three-digit hotline like 119 to report harassment faced by women and children
101 hotline for cybercrime complaints
Police, judiciary and legislators have failed Sri Lanka's women and children
"Proposed laws are in preparation and will be presented to the Parliament for future implementation,” said Ratnayaka.
Sri Lanka Customs confiscated 30 gold biscuits and 6 kilos of gold jewelry worth 123 million rupees this week.
Anti-corruption legislation enactment delayed because Anti-Corruption Commission grappling with recruiting trained staff
An identification parade is to be held at the Colombo Magistrate's Court on 18 September, lawyers said.
Sri Lanka has seen increase number of financial frauds in the recent past - officials
Catholic Church leaders have expressed their dissatisfaction over the Easter Sunday probe.
50.3% account for drug-related charges.
Sri Lanka gazetted the bill after the IMF approved a 2.9 billion US dollar loan.
A stock of 204 million cigarettes, valued at 15 billion rupees, was destroyed at a storage yard in Kerawalapitiya
Instead of amending each law, a separate law called Election (special provision) act would be drafted.
Ishara Dewendra, a senior ITN news anchor, resigned last week after allegedly facing sexual harassment at the workplace.
Sri Lanka has rarely seen sexual harassment allegations coming into the public domain.
Cash strapped Sri Lanka raised tobacco taxes three times since mid last year
The parcels had been mailed from Spain, United Kingdom, Germany, Canada and The Netherlands.
Police said sex related crimes sometimes go unreported.
"What is happening in the country? Isn't this lawlessness?"
After meeting a woman online