June 30, 2018 6:51 am gmt |
Justice and Prison Reforms Minister Thalatha Atukorale said yesterday the suggestion made by some people to setup separate regional Courts to curb underworld activities would lead the country into a situation which prevailed before 2015. She said this at the end of a visit to Welikada Prison and poin...
December 26, 2017 3:58 am gmt |
Police officers clashed with protesters for a second day on Monday (December 25) after Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski pardoned former authoritarian leader Alberto Fujimori late on Sunday (December 24). Police in riot gear can be seen confronting a small group of protesters on a side street ...
December 24, 2017 4:04 am gmt |
An Israeli court on Saturday (December 23) freed without charge three Turks who had been arrested on suspicion of assaulting police outside a Jerusalem holy site contested by Jews and Muslims, a police spokesman said. The men – described by police as tourists – were taken into custody on ...
December 16, 2017 12:24 pm gmt |
Security will be tightening in Capital of Sri Lanka due to the New Year Celebration, Police Head Quarters said. It further said that the special operation will be started today (16 Dec), to confirm the security of the people who come to Colombo for various need. Additional police officials will be de...
December 7, 2017 12:12 pm gmt |
A special meeting between Election Commission and Police held today (Thursday) regarding the upcoming local government election. Several senior officials including the Elections Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya, Inspector General of Police Poojith Jayasundara and Senior DIG C.D.Wickramaratne w...
December 1, 2017 10:28 am gmt |
The leave of all Police officers has canceled due to the adverse weather condition which led to 7 deaths and 25 injured in Sri Lanka since last Wednesday. Sagala Rathnayaka,the Law and Order Minister, said in a statement that the police continued to be deployed on the spots to assist the public. The ...
November 15, 2017 6:19 am gmt |
At least eight people have been admitted in Jaffna Hospital due to the sword attack held various places in Jaffna, last night. The attacks were held in four places in Jaffna, namely Kondavil, Aarukal Madam, Manippai and Sanguveli, with in tow hours yesterday. A group of attackers make the people fear...
November 3, 2017 6:54 am gmt |
The Baticaloa district TNA parliamentarian Seenithamby Yogeswaran stated that the rights of Baticaloa living Tamil people to be preserved. He stated it while addressing on a prize giving event at Bat. Vibulanandha Vidyalaya. He further said that, for last few days, communal conflicts have occurred i...
September 24, 2017 5:36 am gmt |
Six people have been injured in Stratford, east London, in a reported acid attack. Police were called to Stratford Centre, opposite Westfield, just before 20:00 BST, following an “altercation” between two groups of males where a noxious substance was thrown. Ambulance crews treated six ma...
September 16, 2017 12:16 pm gmt |
An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of a terror offence in connection with Friday’s attack on a London Tube train. The man was held in Dover on Saturday by Kent Police and taken to a local police station. The arrest is “significant” but the terror threat level remains ...
September 15, 2017 11:06 am gmt |
British police on Friday (September 15) advised people to avoid the area near Parsons Green, a west London underground station, after media reports of a blast on a train. “Officers from the Metropolitan Police Service and British Transport Police are in attendance along with the London Fire Bri...
September 15, 2017 10:51 am gmt |
British police said on Friday (September 15) that they were treating as “terrorist incident” reports of a blast at a west London metro station. Armed police rushed to reports of a fire on a train at Parsons Green underground station with local media reporting there had been an explosion on a packed r...
September 5, 2017 11:35 am gmt |
The Philippine police chief on Tuesday (September 5) gave an emotional denial during a Senate hearing into President Rodrigo Duterte’s drug war, insisting that Duterte never told him to “kill and kill.” Duterte took office in June last year after winning an election on a vow to get ...
September 4, 2017 8:10 am gmt |
Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundera has launched a scheme to reward disciplined drivers, in every Province, the Police Media Unit said in a media release The release added: “Accordingly, 300 drivers were selected at random by the Traffic Police in the city of Kandy and a 7-day ...
September 3, 2017 12:07 pm gmt |
Four indigenous men from remote communities in Manitoba only recently found they were not related to their families after taking DNA tests. A review by Health Canada found the switches at Norway House Indian Hospital appeared accidental. The families say they are still “filled with questions of...
August 31, 2017 10:05 am gmt |
For the first time in the history of Sri Lanka cricket a 1000-man Police force including riot Police personnel will be deployed around the R Premadasa Stadium (RPS) with several CCTV systems installed to deal with any disturbances at the grounds during the 4th limited-over clash between Sri Lanka and...
August 28, 2017 6:50 am gmt |
The former parliamentarian Sajinvas Gunawardana has been appeared at the police fraud investication division, this morning in order to testify regarding the inquiry into purchase two busses to mihinlanka, on a lease basis from a private company. He was commited on the case in the previous government....
In Hill country
August 28, 2017 5:09 am gmt |
Two doctors attached to the Kegalle Hospital were arrested on Friday (25) night for allegedly attempting to sexually assault a woman. According to police, the incident had occurred at about 8.30 pm near a hotel in Kegalle town. In her complaint, the victim had stated that she lives near the hotel and...
August 19, 2017 8:57 am gmt |
Six US police officers were shot in one night in the states of Florida and Pennsylvania, one fatally, prompting President Donald Trump to tweet his support for the slain officer’s department early Saturday. In the central Florida city of Kissimmee- close to the Walt Disney World Resort and othe...