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AG orders two senior officials arrested over Avant Garde case

Police have been instructed to immediately arrest two senior officials charged in the Avant Garde illegal floating Armoury case and produce them before a Magistrate.


Soldier who shot parent to be handed over to Army

The Army Lance Corporal who shot and killed a parent at a school in Akmeemana on Thursday is to be handed over to his Regiment, the Police Media spokesman’s office said.


Trio running mystery communication operation nabbed in Negombo

Police are baffled after they found a communication operation that was running with hundreds of mobile phones, tens of thousands of SIM cards and dozens of routers in Negombo.


Papal envoy visits bombed Kochchikade Shrine

A special envoy of Pope Francis, Fernando Cardinal Filio is in the country and visited the bombed-out St Anthony’s Cathedral in Kochchikade today.


Forty billion rupees to create new ID regime

The country will invest Rs 40 billion to bring in an integrated system to ensure Sri Lankan will not have ways to obtain false identification documents, a government Minister said today.