China, Sri Lanka talk on army ties
[ Saturday, 18 April 2015, 04:49.07 AM ] []
Sri Lanka and China have had talks on boosting ties between the People’s Liberation Army of China and the Sri Lanka Army. [More]
Dual citizenship by end April
[ Saturday, 18 April 2015, 04:18.52 AM ]
The Department of Emigration and Immigration said that several applications of more than 300 received for dual citizenship to date from Sri Lankans living abroad, who are also citizens of other countries, have been selected and are pending final approval. [More]
CB governor foreign tour banned
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 03:20.48 PM ]
The Department of Immigration and Emigration confirmed on Friday that the Governor of the Central Bank, Arjuna Mahendran, has been prohibited from travelling overseas. [More]
Opposition political parties opposes 19th constitutional amendment
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 03:10.03 PM ]
Opposition political parties strongly oppose the 19th constitutional amendment. [More]
SriLanka 100 days programme discussed at UN Habitat Commission
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 02:53.08 PM ]
The six day sessions of the United Nations Habitat Commission will start in the Nirobi capital, Kenya today. [More]
India is “structurally unsuited” to be mediator: Dr.Dayan Jayatilleka
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 02:49.15 PM ]
India is “structurally unsuited” to be mediator or facilitator in the Sri Lankan ethnic conflict because it is subject to the “emotional and electoral power” of one of its constituent states, namely, Tamil Nadu, argues former Sri Lankan envoy at the UN in Geneva, Dr. Dayan Jayatilleka. [More]
Hafiz Nazeer appointed as leader of the Eastern Province development committee
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 02:37.38 PM ]
President Maithripala Sirisena appoints Eastern Chief Minister Hafiz Nazeer Ahamad as leader of Ampara,Trincomalee and Batticaloa districts development committees in the Eastern Province. [More]
MP Suresh Premachchandran met Jaffna GA
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 01:48.01 PM ] []
Tamil National Alliance parliamentarian Suresh Premachchandran met Jaffna district government agent Vedhanayagan today and discuss about resettlement activities in the Valigamam North. [More]
No-Confidence Motion Against Sarath Ekanayake Handed Over
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 12:29.07 PM ] []
A motion of no-confidence was handed over this morning against the Chief Minister of the Central Provincial Council Sarath Ekanayake. [More]
As On Date 1,347 Drunken Drivers Are Arrested
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 12:12.42 PM ]
According to the Police Reports, in order to prevent and control the drunken driving during the New Year’s Celebration, 1347 drunken drivers have been arrested as of date. [More]
24 Passengers injured in bus collision at Kalpitiya
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 12:09.17 PM ] []
24 Passengers injured in bus collision at Kalpitiya - Palavi main road in Puttalam today. [More]
Ethnic issues cannot be solved according to TNA policy : Gajendrakumar
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 11:58.11 AM ]
Tamil National People’s Front schedule to contest alone at North and Eastern Province in the upcoming general election, party leader Gajendrakumar Ponnambalam said. [More]
Mahinda to contest in the parliamentary election
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 11:53.23 AM ]
Former president of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa is planning to stand in parliamentary polls to launch an attempt to return to power, aides have said. [More]
Five From the Central Committee of SLFP Removed
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 10:38.30 AM ]
As per the Sources from the President's Office, Another five Sri Lanka Freedom Party Central Committee members have been removed from their posts. [More]
A mother along with infant commits suicide by jumping to moving train
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 08:44.19 AM ]
A mother along with infant has committed suicide by jumping in to moving train from Colombo- Badhulla at Pilimathalawa area today. [More]
Ravi Karunanayake meets Nisha Biswal
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 08:29.17 AM ]
US Assistant Secretary of State Nisha Biswal is to have talks with the Sri Lankan Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake at the Department of State today. [More]
Actually how many members met Mahinda?
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 07:57.29 AM ] []
The People got confused with regard to the actual number of persons who met and spoke to the former president Mahinda Rajapaksa. [More]
43 Persons, Lost Their Lives For The Past Four Days
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 07:40.26 AM ]
According to the Police HeadQuarters Reports, 43 persons died in various incidents within four days. [More]
The Needs of the National Government will be Decided only After the Elections-UNP
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 05:55.46 AM ]
The United National Party now says it will decide on a national unity Government only after the Parliament Elections. [More]
Government never grants an opportunity to hold discussion : V.Anandha Sangaree
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 04:28.23 AM ]
Leader of the Tamil United Liberation Front V.Anandha Sangaree says that government never grants an opportunity to hold discussion. [More]
President denies special benefits to minorities in SL
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 05:07.16 PM ]
Head of state president Maithripala Sirisena strongly denies special benefits to minority communities in SriLanka especially to Tamil and Muslim people. [More]
AG to be suspended
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 05:00.03 PM ]
SriLanka Attorney General (AG)Youwanjana Wanasundara will be dismiss from his relevant position within couple of two week time period, sources said. [More]
Controversial lion flag at Gota's protest - Investigations underway
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 02:38.45 PM ] []
Investigations commenced on flags owned by the protesters arrived to cast their support towards former defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa in front of the Bribery Commission this morning. [More]
Namal appeared for his uncle Basil
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 01:07.43 PM ] []
Since end of the presidential election former minister Basil Rajapaksa left the country and it was blamed that he is only responsible for his defeat. [More]
3 more Rajapaksa's to be arrested soon
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 08:24.56 AM ]
The Police Department sources reported that 3 high ranking officials of the Rajapaksa government are to be arrested by the Police Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) within next few days. [More]
Gotabhaya Went to Welikada Prison to See Basil
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 08:07.54 AM ] []
The Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa left the Bribery Commission a short while ago after his lawyers requested more time as the matter, he was questioned was different from the one which was informed to him. [More]
President chairs seminar on constitutional reforms
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 05:15.41 AM ]
A convention of UPFA members is to be held today under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at 3.00 pm in the Viharamahadevi Open Air Theater. [More]
Rambukwell blamed Chandrika
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 05:03.58 AM ]
Former Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella blamed former president Chandrika Kumaratunga over controversial situation reporting in this island. [More]
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Wigneswaran urges SL State to respect international principle on resettlement
[ Monday, 23 March 2015, 04:45.51 PM ] []
“Unless Grama Sevaka Divisions 244 and 252 are released in full as promised earlier, what has been gingerly granted today would hardly be of any use to the few families now selected to enter their erstwhile denied lands,” Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran said in his address at Vazhalaay during the visit by SL President, Prime Minister and former President Chandrika Kumaratunga. [More]
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