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    Rolling Stones to headline Glastonbury Festival

    Rolling Stones to headline Glastonbury Festival

    The Rolling Stones have been named as one of the three headline acts for the Glastonbury Festival 2013. It will be the first time the Rolling Stones have played at…

    NZ cricketer Jesse Ryder ‘beaten up’

    NZ cricketer Jesse Ryder ‘beaten up’

    New Zealand cricketer Jesse Ryder has been taken to hospital after reportedly being beaten up near a bar in Christchurch. He is believed to have suffered serious head injuries after…

    North Korea cuts military hotline with South

    North Korea cuts military hotline with South

    North Korea says it is cutting a military hotline with South Korea, amid high tension on the peninsula. The hotline is used to facilitate the travel of South Korean workers…

    97 Australia bound Persons intercepted in South-eastern Seas

    97 Australia bound Persons intercepted in South-eastern Seas

    Sri Lanka Navy intercepted 97 persons illegally bound for Australia in a multi-day trawler in the early hours of 27th March 2013. The trawler named “Sumudu Putha” was intercepted by…

    Serendib Flour Mills launches wheat flour delivery in ‘tankers’

    Serendib Flour Mills launches wheat flour delivery in ‘tankers’

     Serendib Flour Mills, manufacturers of Seven Star wheat flour recently launched Sri Lanka’s first-ever ‘flour tanker’, thereby giving the transportation and delivery of flour a novel dimension. “This 22 metric ton flour…

    India killing: BSP’s Deepak Bhardwaj shot dead in Delhi

    India killing: BSP’s Deepak Bhardwaj shot dead in Delhi

    Wealthy Indian businessman and politician Deepak Bhardwaj has been shot dead at his home in south Delhi. Deepak Bhardwaj, of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), was killed by two unidentified…

    Rare Beatles Shea Stadium photos fetch £30,000

    Rare Beatles Shea Stadium photos fetch £30,000

    Pictures of The Beatles’ 1965 Shea Stadium concert, taken by an amateur photographer who bluffed his way backstage, have sold for £30,000. Marc Weinstein used a fake press pass to…

    Ambassador Aryasinha thanks countries that stood by Sri Lanka

    Ambassador Aryasinha thanks countries that stood by Sri Lanka

    Sri Lanka’s Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva Ambassador Ravinatha Aryasinha has said Thursdays vote on Sri Lanka in the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC), had provided a…

    IPL withdraws Lankan players from Chennai matches

    IPL withdraws Lankan players from Chennai matches

    Bowing to intense political pressure, top Sri Lankan players were on Tuesday withdrawn from the Chennai matches of the IPL after Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa refused to host them…

    Customs to implement ASYCUDA world system

    Customs to implement ASYCUDA world system

    Sri Lanka Customs is now in the final stages of automating its processes to ensure that the trade is facilitated to the maximum with no operational delays at a minimal…