Foreign couples senteced to death
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 12:39.21 PM ]
Colombo High Court today sentenced to death an Uzbekistan husband and wife found guilty of murdering an eight-year-old Chinese child and the baby sitter at Nawala on February 23, 2010. [More]
SriLanka will lose the UN membership: C. Sridharan
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 12:24.56 PM ] []
Tamil National Alliance parliamentarian C. Sridharan called upon Lankan government to allow the UN investigation panel to conduct inquiries inside Sri Lanka. [More]
Fisherman found dead in Point Pedro
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 12:18.34 PM ] []
Fisherman found dead in Point Pedro this morning. [More]
Youth who cut his vital organ is in serious condition
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 12:13.54 PM ]
A youth(20) who had cut his vital organ and thrown it to the sea at Kalutara after injecting anesthetic medicine purchased from a pharmacy has been hospitalized in serious condition. [More]
The Srilanka Much Liked by the Chinese
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 11:29.17 AM ]
The Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa has said that Srilanka has become a Nation very much liked by the Chinese Travelers. [More]
Since the end of the humanitarian operation country faces more threatening in the international arena
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 09:32.02 AM ]
Army commander Birg. Daya Ratnayake today revealed since the end of the humanitarian operation country faces more threatening in the international arena. [More]
Modi government allocates Rs.1000 crores to Sri Lanka
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 09:25.20 AM ]
The new Indian government allocated Indian currency Rs.500 crores(SL currency 1080 crores) towards development activities in Sri Lanka, government information reports. [More]
Police constable found dead in Hatton
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 08:59.36 AM ] []
Police constable serving in the Hatton police station found dead at the Colombo- Badhula railway road this morning. [More]
UN refugee agency reiterates concerns over Lankans
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 08:49.08 AM ]
The United Nations refugee agency has reiterated its concerns over the fate of 153 Sri Lankan asylum seekers who remain on board a customs vessel after their boat was intercepted by Australian authorities last month. [More]
Reconciliation between communities is a major issue in Sri Lanka
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 08:24.27 AM ]
The French Government says the most important issue for Sri Lanka is reconciliation between the country’s communities. [More]
US State Department called upon to withdraw ban on NGOs activities
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 08:02.16 AM ]
The Ministry of Defence recently sent circular of restriction towards None Government Organizations and civil activist groups from holding news conferences and training for journalists, with the organisations rejecting the move as unconstitutional. [More]
A white cobra reported missing at Dehiwala Zoo
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 08:00.02 AM ]
A white cobra , belonging to the Dehiwala Zoo, has gone missing. [More]
The Case of Srilanka Internationally Meticulously Watched- English Magazine
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 06:53.35 AM ]
According to an English news paper, The International focus is on the Cyril Ramaphosa, South African Dy. President’s visit to Srilanka and the Srilankan Minister G.L. Peiris visit to India. [More]
Rs 30 m worth of vehicles declared to Rs.4 m
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 04:12.11 AM ]
Even before the Customs conclude their investigations, pressure from the Finance Ministry has compelled them to release some of the 400 luxury vehicles seized for undervaluation. [More]
Western nations never question about war crimes committed by LTTE: Prime Minister
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 04:07.48 AM ]
Prime Minister D.M.Jayaratne said western nations never question about war crimes committed by LTTE. [More]
TNA to submit affidavits to SC affirming they are for unitary Sri Lanka
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 03:01.28 AM ]
The TNA will submit affidavits to the Supreme Court affirming that they stand for a unitary Sri Lanka. [More]
(2nd Lead)
C. V. Wigneswaran denies president’s invitation
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 02:58.22 AM ]
Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Vikneswaran has expressed his inability to participate at the Cabinet Meetings, which was invited by the President. [More]
Prasad Kariyawasam met Obama
[ Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 02:49.53 AM ]
The President of the United States of America Barack Obama and the Ambassador of Sri Lanka to the United States Prasad Kariyawasam expressed views on Sri Lanka, during a brief meeting between the two at the White House. [More]
President advised government officials not to forcibly grab land from people
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 04:29.56 PM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa has advised government officials not to forcibly grab land from people for the development activities. [More]
President of BASL says he was followed by unidentified group
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 02:55.24 PM ]
The President of Bar Association of Sri Lanka Attorney-at-Law Upul Jayasuriya, has filed a complaint with Cinnamon Garden Police stating that he was followed by an unidentified group on a motorbike. [More]
Black July day commemoration at Switzerland
[ Friday, 25 July 2014, 04:40.03 PM ] []
Tamils in Switzerland commemorated 31st anniversary of Black July day at Helvetiaplatz on Wednesday. [More]
Lankan Tamils handed over petition towards British PM's office
[ Friday, 25 July 2014, 01:30.41 PM ] []
The British Tamil Forum organized protest on Wednesday to mark the 31st year of Black July day, the darkest history of Tamil nationals. [More]
People protest over sexual abuses in Jaffna
[ Friday, 25 July 2014, 09:25.31 AM ] []
Women activist movement staged protest against the child abuse in Jaffna peninsula. [More]
Tamil community cannot accept solution from Lankan government
[ Thursday, 24 July 2014, 02:12.08 PM ] []
Vanni district parliamentarian S.Vino Nogaradhalingam said Tamil community cannot accept solution from Lankan government. Northern – Eastern provinces would be completely militarized in near future. [More]
Statues damaged at Calvary center in Vavuniya
[ Thursday, 24 July 2014, 01:18.11 PM ] []
Group of unidentified persons have damaged statues at the Calvary center in Komarasan Kulam, Vavuniya last night. [More]
President denies Britain government's invitation
[ Thursday, 24 July 2014, 07:56.48 AM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa has declined an invitation to participate in the Commonwealth’s First World War Commemoration Service at the Glasgow Cathedral on August 4 on the basis of ‘deplorable security lapses’ by the British Government amid protests planned by pro-LTTE groups. [More]
31st Year “Black July day “ remembrance of in London
[ Thursday, 24 July 2014, 04:33.06 AM ] []
British Tamil Forum organized special protest campaign to mark the 31st year of Black July day. [More]
Migrated Tamil Nationals protest at Glasgow
[ Thursday, 24 July 2014, 02:27.19 AM ] []
Hundreds of migrated Tamil Nationals staged protest at the opening ceremony of 20th Commonwealth Games at Glasgow. [More]
Channel-4 journalist Callum Macrae speaks to Lankasri FM
[ Tuesday, 31 December 2013, 02:18.19 AM ] []
Channel- 4 Film maker Callum Macrae responds to questions raised by the Lankasri FM political analyst team. [More]