A police constable was murdered in Kuliyapitiya , koshena area this morning. It was revealed that the 53 year old constable was murdered after attacking with a club. It was further revealed that a family dispute had led to the tragic incident and the main suspect was arrested by the police. ...

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Death in Weerawansa’s mansion :Youth had illicit relationship with Sashi and died due to excessive intake of Viagra !

The death of the youth (24) Lahiru Janith Dissanayake under suspicious and mysterious circumstances while he was staying the night in the mansion of Wimal Weerawansa on the 24 th of October has been due to the intake of excess amount of the aphrodisiac -Viagra , based on the medical report  . The youth has been maintaining an illicit sexual relationship with Weerawansa’s wife  for a long period , and it is ...

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WATCH – Topless Femen Activists Attack Muslim Scholar Tariq Ramadan

Rabat – Masquerading in Islamic clothes, four Femen activists surprised the scholar in Islamic affairs Tariq Ramadan with their naked breasts during a lecture he gave in Le Bourget, France. The video of the incident shared by Femen Movement has gone viral on social media. It shows the activists disguised in Islamic clothes ascending to the symposium stage and then stripping their clothes in front of the sch ...

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Man who had threatened President Maithripala Sirisena via Facebook video has been arrested.

An individual who had threatened President Maithripala Sirisena via social media has been arrested. The police media spokespersons office noted that the suspect was arrested by the CID when he arrived in Sri Lanka from Malaysia last night. The suspect is a resident of the Yakkala area and had arrived in the island upon extradition. The suspect is to be produced before the Colombo Chief Magistrate’s court to ...

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New IGP Pujith Arrests Narahenpita Ex-Crime OIC Over Thajudeen Murder

The CID today arrested former Crime OIC of Narahenpita Police, Champika Perera for allegedly concealing information over the murder of Ruggerite Wasim Thajudeen. Thajudeen was found dead on May 17, 2012 inside his car which appeared to have crashed into a wall in Kirulapone, and the police initially ruled it was an accident. However, subsequent to a fresh investigation, evidence has surfaced which shows tha ...

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A police investigation is currently underway in search of a group of persons who set fire to the roots of a large Palu or Ceylon Ironwood tree in the centre of the Dambulla city. According to our correspondent, the blaze was doused by the police and Dambulla Municipality council, while it spread up to the middle of the tree trunk. Our correspondent further noted that the incident may have posed a threat to ...

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