Daily archives: October 9th, 2017

Sri Lanka Navy

Sri Lanka Navy arrests 10 Tamil Nadu fishermen

Sri Lankan Navy arrested Puthucheri state Karaikal -based ten Indian fishermen and seized one trawler for poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters on Saturday night.



Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka

HRC probes assault on journalist in custody

The Human Rights Commission has launched an inquiry into a senior police officer assaulting a journalist taken into custody while he was covering the protest at Hambantota on Friday.



SWIFT dollars

SPECIAL CID PROBE INTO CYBER BANK HEIST

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has launched a special investigation relating to a cyber heist where hackers illegally transferred USD 1.1 million from a leading bank in Taiwan to two bank accounts in Sri Lanka.