Accept Prabhakaran all the others are permitted to serve as president of this nation
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 02:34.40 PM ]
Accept Prabhakaran all the others are permitted to serve as president of this nation, parliamentarian Tissa Karaliyadda said, Sinhala media reports. [More]
R.B.Wimaladhasa assumed duties as new parliamentarian
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 02:31.42 PM ]
R.B.Wimaladhasa took oaths as Kurunegala district parliamentarian today, President Media reports. [More]
Muslims at Jaffna demands justice to Vidhya
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 11:59.55 AM ] []
Muslim students of Jaffna Osmania College, Al-Hadiya girls school and members of Jaffna Muslim society jointly organize protest on demanding to grant justice to raped school girl Vidhya. [More]
Police fires tear gas shells to disperse the gang rape protesters
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 11:41.12 AM ]
The Police Fires Tear Gas Shells To Disperse and scramble the Pungudutivu gang rape protesters. [More]
Gotabhaya Rajapaksa Interrogated By the FCID
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 11:24.02 AM ]
The Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa is currently being interrogated by the Financial Crimes Investigation Division. Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been summoned to the FCID this morning, to record a statement on alleged financial irregularities carried out at Lanka Hospitals PLC. [More]
Sajin Vass further remanded
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 11:04.43 AM ]
The UPFA parliamentarian Sajin de Vass Gunawardena was today further remanded till 3rd of June-2015, on charges of misusing vehicles belonging to the Presidential Secretariat. [More]
Women’s cricket sexual scandal
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 10:56.50 AM ] []
The committee appointed to probe shocking allegations of the Sri Lanka women’s team management and national selectors seeking sexual bribes from women cricket players, today submitted its report to the Minister of Sports. [More]
Lanka's domestic war crimes probe to get underway next month
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 10:51.38 AM ]
Sri Lanka will begin next month its domestic probe into the alleged human rights violations during the final stages of decades-long war with the LTTE to meet the UN deadline, President Maithripala Sirisena said today. [More]
Eraj Fernando released on bail
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 10:15.57 AM ]
Mayor of Hambantota Eraj Fernando, who was arrested and remanded for allegedly attempting to assault a suspect in police custody, has been released on bail by the Hambantota Magistrate’s Court. [More]
2 Suspects with one million US $ arrested
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 10:07.10 AM ]
North Central Province special police team arrested two suspects attempted to sell Rs.1 million worth of fake US$ to Rs.10 laks. [More]
Protests held in jaffna against the Rapists of the Schoolgirl
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 09:56.28 AM ] []
The Massive Protests were held in Jaffna yesterday urging swift action against the alleged rapists of a 17 year old school girl from Kayts in Jaffna District. [More]
Sajin Vass allowed to attend the Parliament
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 09:36.48 AM ]
The Former External Affairs Monitoring MP Sajin de Vass Gunawardena has been granted permission today to attend to the Parliamentary Meetings by the Colombo Fort Magistrate and he has been allowed to attend today’s parliamentary sessions also. [More]
Basil's remand extended further
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 09:26.09 AM ]
The Former Minister Basil Rajapaksa and three other officials, who were arrested on charges of misappropriation of Divi Neguma funds, have been further remanded until May 27 by the Kaduwala Magistrate’s Court. [More]
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Tense situation at Jaffna court premises - 107 Suspects arrested over attacking Jaffna court
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 08:35.12 AM ] []
Suspects connection with the death of Kayts gang rape case brought up to the Jaffna court today and tense situation reporting in the court premises. [More]
Keheliya Rambukwella released on Bail
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 06:46.18 AM ]
Minister Keheliya Rambukwella Released On Bail In Rupavahini Tender Scam Case. [More]
Military Men were deployed to spy on Mullivaikkal Remembrance
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 06:39.54 AM ] []
Many Military intelligence men in civilian clothing had been deployed to photograph the crowds who had attended the inter-religious event that took place at Mullivaikkal on May 18 to remember those who had been killed during the final phase of the Wanni war. [More]
Gota to be Questioned by FCID today
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 06:30.02 AM ]
The former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been asked to come to the FCID office this morning. [More]
No media freedom in SL : Reporters Without Borders
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 04:06.59 AM ]
Reporters Without Borders ranked SriLanka 165th place out of 180 countries in the global media freedom index. [More]
Somawansa says JVP like bell hung on the UNP
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 04:03.58 AM ]
Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) is like a bell hung on the United National Party (UNP) elephant and JVP Leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake looks like an actor performing in the political theatre, former JVP leader Somawansa Amarasinghe said. [More]
War crime allegation petition filed against 2 state leaders and 8 officials
[ Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 03:24.29 AM ]
War crime allegations filed against two former state leaders and eight other former state officials, Sinhala newspaper reports. [More]
Lankan female doctor accused of murdering her husband
[ Thursday, 28 May 2015, 04:54.33 PM ] []
A doctor accused of murdering her husband during a domestic dispute in Western Australia's Mid West region will stand trial in November. [More]
Another storm hits down at Basil's family
[ Thursday, 28 May 2015, 03:20.17 PM ]
Colombo International Container Terminal, Chinese construction firm which obtained permission to construct buildings in the Colombo Port City as deposited Rs.600 million cash to account belongs Pushpa Rajapaksa Foundation. [More]
“I don’t think the former President is ‘mentally retarded’ - Rajitha Senaratne
[ Thursday, 28 May 2015, 03:11.19 PM ]
Mahinda Rajapaksa will lose his privileges as a former President, if he contests at the next general election, Cabinet Spokesperson Rajitha Senaratne affirmed. [More]
President appreciates former president's service
[ Thursday, 28 May 2015, 02:49.10 PM ] []
Head of state president Maithripala Sirisena today visits the J.R.Jayawardane center today. [More]
Raviraj M.P. murder : prime suspects Gota and Karannagoda arrests delayed due to AG’s department
[ Thursday, 28 May 2015, 01:19.53 PM ]
The CID had concluded its investigations into the murder of TNA M.P. Nadaraj Raviraj ,but because of the lethargy and neglect of duty of the high rung officers of the Attorney general’s(AG) department , the arrest of ex defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapakse and ex Navy commander Vasantha Karannagoda identified as prime suspects had been baulked , according to Lanka e news inside information division. [More]
Another 13 years old girl sexually abused in Jaffna
[ Thursday, 28 May 2015, 09:34.11 AM ]
Another 13 years old girl sexually abused in the Thambiran estate, J.56 grama seva division, Narandhannai Northwest, Jaffna. [More]
Asgiriya chapter warns minister Vasudeva Nanayakkara
[ Thursday, 28 May 2015, 09:27.23 AM ]
Opposition leader Nimal Siripala Desilva met Asgiriya Chapter Ven. Sri Dhammananda Aththadassi thero this morning, discuss on religious issues and present political situation of this country. [More]
Never withdraw military personals from North: Rajitha Senaratne
[ Thursday, 28 May 2015, 07:49.17 AM ]
The Minister of Health Rajitha Senaratne says never withdraw military personals from North, Sinhala newspaper reports. [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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