News First or News 1st is a Sri Lankan news organization owned by the Capital Maharaja Organization Ltd. News 1st primarily broadcasts news live on three TV channels (Sirasa TV, Shakthi TV, TV1, five radio channels (Sirasa FM, Yes FM, Shakthi FM, Y FM, and Legends FM), three news websites in Sinhala, English & Tamil languages, and social media platforms.
News 1st Digital is the official web news provider under the Capital Maharaja Organization umbrella in association with the Maharaja television and broadcasting services. News 1st Digital launched its website, news first in 2007. news first.lk is Sri Lanka's 1st trilingual website and provides the latest news updates and breaking news in English, Sinhala, and Tamil for local, business, political, lifestyle, entertainment, and sports news. In August 2013 news first English website was awarded a Silver medal at Bestweb.lk Awards. In August 2014 news first English website was awarded a Silver medal at Bestweb.lk Awards while the bronze medal was awarded to news first Tamil website.