(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The Attorney General has filed indictments against former Senior Deputy Inspector General of Police Anura Senanayake for allegedly covering up evidence in connection with the death of former Havelocks SC captain Wasim Thajudeen. Former rugby player Thajudeen was killed, apparently, in a road accident in Colombo in May 2012."THAJUDEEN’S MURDER: FORMER DIG INDICTED FOR SUPPRESSING INFORMATION"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – President Maithripala Sirisena extended his warm congratulation to the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his victory in the recently concluded General Elections."President congratulates Indian PM Modi on his electoral victory"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –A Sri Lankan man, believed to have connections with those involved in the Easter Sunday bombings that killed at least 250 people, was arrested in Myanmar on Thursday afternoon, irrawaddy.com reported."Sri Lankan linked to Easter Sunday bombings arrested in Myanmar"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says a new school system not based on religion or language will be established within the next two years to create mixed schools with children of all races and religions."Sri Lanka Premier says will introduce a common school system free of religious, racial divisions in next two years"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Attorney General has ordered the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to launch a full criminal investigation against the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundara."Attorney-General orders full criminal investigation against IGP"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed the police and security forces not to close roads in a manner that would inconvenience the public during VIP movement."“Don’t Cause inconvenience to public by closing roads for VIPs” – President"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –A DNA test has confirmed that National Thowheed Jamath (NTJ) leader Saharan Hashim was among the bombers killed during the suicide attacks on Easter Sunday."DNA test confirms Saharan Hashim was among bombers killed"