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Emirates plane makes emergency landing at BIA

Emirates plane makes emergency landing at BIA

Emirates Airline Airbus A380 with 501 passengers onboard flying from Sydney to Dubai has made an emergency landing at the Bandaranaike International Airport early today due to a technical failure. MORE..

June 26, 2015  08:26 am|

Man arrested with gold worth over Rs 3.8 million at BIA

Man arrested with gold worth over Rs 3.8 million at BIA

A Sri Lankan man was arrested by customs officers at the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake for attempting to smuggle gold worth over Rs 3.8 million into the country. MORE..

June 13, 2015  11:45 am|

Govt in special discussions with Emirates CEO

Govt in special discussions with Emirates CEO

A group of top officials from Sri Lankas civil aviation sector met Emirates Airlines incumbent President and Chief Executive Officer Tim Clark in Dubai recently for consultations to develop the islands aviation services and its allied industries, said very reliable sources. MORE..

May 14, 2015  03:21 pm|

Man held with Wallapatta chips worth Rs 9.6 million

Man held with Wallapatta chips worth Rs 9.6 million

A Sri Lankan national has been arrested at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) in Katunayake for attempting to leave the country with Wallpatta chips, worth around Rs 9.6 million in the market, concealed in his baggage. MORE..

April 4, 2015  03:08 pm|

Sri Lankan jailed over abusing woman at knifepoint

Sri Lankan jailed over abusing woman at knifepoint

A Sri Lankan cook has been jailed for five years and two months for getting drunk and then forcing himself on his female colleague and raping her at knifepoint at her friends flat in Dubai. MORE..

March 31, 2015  11:49 am|

Sri Lankan jailed for killing wife in Dubai

Sri Lankan jailed for killing wife in Dubai

A Sri Lankan man, who killed his wife after suspecting that she cheated on him and had extramarital affairs, has been jailed for life by a Dubai court. MORE..

March 26, 2015  09:59 am|

Lankan jailed for molesting 13-year-old girl on flight

Lankan jailed for molesting 13-year-old girl on flight

A 45-year-old Sri Lankan, who allegedly groped a 13-year-old girl who was travelling alone in a flight, has been sentenced to one year in jail. MORE..

March 12, 2015  02:31 pm|

Lankan jailed for molesting a 10-year-old girl in wheelchair

Lankan jailed for molesting a 10-year-old girl in wheelchair

A Sri Lankan worker has been jailed for three months for molesting a 10-year-old girl on a wheelchair in a Dubai store where he worked and performed a lewd act in front of her. MORE..

February 26, 2015  11:22 pm|

Lankan accused of groping 13-year-old girl flying alone

Lankan accused of groping 13-year-old girl flying alone

A 45-year-old Sri Lankan vendor, who allegedly groped a 13-year-old girl travelling alone in a flight, has been charged with molestation in the Dubai Court of First Instance. MORE..

February 19, 2015  01:23 pm|

Lankan accused of molesting girl in wheelchair

Lankan accused of molesting girl in wheelchair

A Sri Lankan worker has been accused of molesting a wheelchair-bound 10-year-old girl in a Dubai grocery store where he worked and performed a lewd act in front of her. MORE..

February 10, 2015  12:08 pm|

Two convicted in VAT scam brought to Sri Lanka

Two convicted in VAT scam brought to Sri Lanka

Two Sri Lankan nationals convicted in South Asias largest VAT scam case were brought to Sri Lanka from Malaysia last night, police spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said. MORE..

February 7, 2015  10:12 am|

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