Day: March 15, 2017

25 Sri Lankan asylum seekers deported from Australia

Twenty- Five Sri Lankan nationals who had been deported from Australia as they had attempted to illegally, arrived in Sri Lanka earlier today (15), police reveal.

Somali Pirates Demand Ransom for Release of Seized Oil Tanker

Armed men are demanding a ransom for the release of an oil tanker they have seized off the coast of Somalia and the crew is being held captive

Rajapaksa has measles: Rajitha

Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne said former president Mahinda Rajapaksa and his supporters seem to have contracted measles.