Day: February 23, 2019

Fernando, Mendis propel Sri Lanka to historic win in South Africa

Oshada Fernando and Kusal Mendis propelled Sri Lanka to an eight-wicket win over South Africa on the third day of the second Test at St George’s Park on Saturday, clinching an historic 2-0 series triumph.

Two arrested with heroin worth 1 Million from Kelaniya

Two persons transporting heroin worth nearly 1 Million Rupees had been arrested along the Kelaniya – Kohawil Road.

Parliament brawl: MR wants police probe halted

The UPFA MPs, led by Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa, yesterday, urged Speaker Karu Jayasuriya to stop CID investigations into the unruly incidents in the Chamber on Nov 14, 15 and 16 on the basis lawmakers were protected by the parliamentary privileges.

35-year-old found shot dead in Pannipitiya

The body of a 35-year-old man, who had been shot and killed, has been discovered at Araliya Uyana in Pannipitiya this morning (23).