Breaking News Alerts

Now, you can get updated on all breaking news while on the move with Hutch News Alerts Service at a very affordable fee of Rs 30 + tax per month. When you register you will receive SMS updates from news items to sports, local and foreign affairs, security alerts, and other items that are of general interest.

In addition to news in English text, we also offer ‘Singlish’ news updates (English letters used to communicate Sinhala words) and ‘Tamlish’ (English letters used to communicate Tamil words), so that you can decide which option suits you best.

ProviderLanguageActivationDeactivationSender Number
Gold FMEnglishGOLD REGGOLD DA7878
Hiru FMSinglishHIRU REGHIRU DA7878
Sooriyan FMThanglishSRN REGSRN DA7878
Ada DeranaEnglishDerana REGDerana DA7878
Ada DeranaSinglishDerana REG SEDerana REG DA7878
JNWEnglishNews REGNews DA7878
JNWSinglishNews Reg SENews DA SE7878
MawbimaSinglishMBN REGMBN DA7878
Ceylon TodayEnglishCTN REGCTN DA7878
News 1stSinglishNFU REGNFU DA7878
News 1stEnglishNUS REGNUS DA7878
News 1stThanglishNAT REGNAT DA7878

To register SMS the activation code to 7878.
FREE for New customers for the first 10 days.

Price : Rs 30 + tax per month.
Validity : 30 Days.
Exclusive of tax.

ProviderLanguageActivationDeactivationSender Number
Gold FMEnglishGOLDSTOP GOLD2233
Hiru FMSinglishHIRUSTOP HIRU2233
Sooriyan FMThanglishSOORIYANSTOP SOORIYAN2233
Ada DeranaEnglishADSTOP AD2233
Ada DeranaSinglishADSSTOP ADS2233
JNWEnglishNewsSTOP News2233
MawbimaSinglishMBNSTOP MBN2233
Ceylon TodayEnglishCTNSTOP CTN2233
News 1stSinglishSNEWS1STOP SNEWS12233
News 1stEnglishENEWS1STOP ENEWS12233
News 1stThanglishTNEWS1STOP TNEWS12233
TNL NewsEnglishTNLRNSTOP TNLRN2233
Daily MirrorEnglishDMSTOP DM2233
Rythem FM NewsSinglishRFMSTOP RFM2233