Day: March 10, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi crashes, killing 157

An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet to Nairobi crashed early on Sunday with 149 passengers and eight crew members aboard, the airline said, and there were no survivors, according to the state broadcaster.


Two arrested with kilogram of heroin

Two suspects have been arrested for the possession of heroin from Akurala, Galduwa along the Galle-Ambalangoda route.


Suspected extremists shoot at Hashim’s coordinating secretary

Suspected members of an extremist group shot and seriously wounded an official working for a cabinet minister in Mawanella yesterday, Police said.