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Student commits suicide over A/L admission, principal suspended

Student commits suicide over A/L admission, principal suspended

The principal of a school in the Pandarikulam area in Vavuniya has been suspended after female student of the school committed suicide due to not receiving an admission form to sit for the G.C.E. Advanced Level examination. MORE..

August 7, 2015  06:04 pm|

Woman attempts suicide after strangling daughter

Woman attempts suicide after strangling daughter

A woman had attempted to commit suicide after strangling to death her own daughter in the Keenalanwatta area in Ella, police said. MORE..

June 26, 2015  09:51 am|

Sri Lanka condemns suicide attack on Saudi mosque

Sri Lanka condemns suicide attack on Saudi mosque

Sri Lanka has condemned Fridays suicide attack on a mosque in Saudi Arabia that left at least 21 people dead and more than 100 injured. MORE..

May 23, 2015  02:08 pm|

Woman attempt self immolation after ministers visit

Woman attempt self immolation after ministers visit

A 36-year-old woman has attempted self immolation at a displacement camp she had been staying in following the devastating landslide in Meeriyabedda. MORE..

May 15, 2015  11:58 am|

Teenage lovers leap to their deaths at Diyaluma Falls

Teenage lovers leap to their deaths at Diyaluma Falls

Two teenage lovers committed suicide by jumping from the top of the Diyaluma Falls this evening. MORE..

April 19, 2015  09:15 pm|

Mother jumps in front of train with infant

Mother jumps in front of train with infant

A woman carrying her infant son committed suicide this morning by jumping in front of a speeding train in the Pilimathalawa area. Police said that the both the mother and son were killed instantly. MORE..

April 17, 2015  11:06 am|

Youth murders father, jumps in front of train

Youth murders father, jumps in front of train

A 21-year-old youth who allegedly murdered his father in the Ganangolla area in Polonnaruwa has committed suicide by jumping in front of a speeding train. MORE..

April 16, 2015  10:17 am|

Indian couple found dead at hotel in Wellawatta

Indian couple found dead at hotel in Wellawatta

Police today discovered the bodies of an Indian couple who had died under suspicious circumstances at a hotel in Wellawatta. MORE..

April 3, 2015  12:04 am|

Goverment condemns Lahore church attacks

Goverment condemns Lahore church attacks

Sri Lanka condemns in the strongest possible terms the heinous terrorist suicide attacks targeting worshippers who were attending Sunday prayers at two Christian churches at Youhanabad, Lahore in Pakistan on 15 March 2015 killing 16 people and injuring more than 70 people, the Foreign Affairs Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday (18). MORE...

March 18, 2015  10:15 am|

Body recovered from Ja-Ela canal

Body recovered from Ja-Ela canal

A body has been recovered from the Ja-Ela canal this morning, police said. The deceased, a man believed to be in his early 50s, had reportedly committed suicide by jumping into the canal last night. MORE..

March 13, 2015  10:26 am|

School girls body found after suspected double suicide

School girls body found after suspected double suicide

The body of a 15-year-old school girl has been fished out from the Deduru Oya Reservoir this morning, two days after she allegedly jumped into the reservoir with a teenage boy in an apparent double suicide. MORE..

February 13, 2015  10:25 am|

Woman stabs 4-year-old son, hangs herself

Woman stabs 4-year-old son, hangs herself

A 31-year-old woman has committed suicide after stabbing and critically injuring her four-year-old son in the Dadagamuwa area in Weyangoda this morning, police said. MORE..

February 12, 2015  02:10 pm|

Body of missing teen found in Deduru Oya; search continues for girl

Body of missing teen found in Deduru Oya; search continues for girl

As a result of search operations launched from yesterday after two teenagers a boy and a girl - allegedly jumped into the Deduru Oya Reservoir, authorities today recovered the body of the 15-year-old boy. MORE..

February 12, 2015  11:24 am|

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