Pakistani Arrested At BIA With 1.4 Kilos Of Heroin

Customs Officials have arrested a Pakistani national in possession of a stock of heroine at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) in Katunayake. The 27-year-old suspect was arrested at the airport after he arrived from Karachi onboard Qatar Airlines flight QR…
Three Army Personnel Arrested Over Rathupaswala Shooting

Three army personnel have been arrested and remanded in connection with the shooting in Rathupaswala which claimed the lives of three persons in 2013. The suspects were arrested by a team attached to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) on Friday…
Ukranian Captain Of Avant-Garde Granted Bail

Ukranian national and captain of the controversial Avant-Garde vessel, Gennady Garvlov who was in remand custody for over nine months. He was arrested by the CID on June 23, in connection to an ongoing investigation of the vessel belonging to…
Three-Year Old Girl Removes Pope Francis’s Skullcap

Pope Francis had his skullcap taken off by a three-year-old girl while blessing children in St. Peter’s Square. Pope Francis thought he was leaning in to kiss a young child, and maybe give her a blessing, but the little girl…
UNHRC Adopts Drafts Resolution On Sri Lanka Without A Vote

The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) adopted the draft resolution on Sri Lanka without a vote. The resolution gives Sri Lanka a two-year extension on Resolution to fulfill its commitments for reconciliation and transnational justice. The resolution was cosponsored…