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President fear over facebook politics
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 02:57.26 PM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Saturday warned the parents on a move by certain quarters to drag the school children into politics using social networking websites such as Facebook. [More]
Bodhi tree gifted by Lanka facing death
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 02:50.31 PM ] []
The famous Bodhi tree gifted by Sri Lanka near the Sanchi world heritage site is dying and wilting, the Hindustan Times reported. Not being taken care of properly by the state government, the leaves of the tree looked withered and pale. Also, lack of water has killed most of the potted plants around it and the soil around this sacred tree has cracked. [More]
Keheliya Urges the Sinhalese to Learn Tamil Language
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 01:54.39 PM ]
Media Minister & Speaker Keheliya Rambukwella has said that, “Like how Tamilians are learning Sinhala, similar way the Sinhalese Community also must learn the Tamil Language”. [More]
President can contest for fifth time: Susil Premajayantha
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 01:27.11 PM ]
Minister Susil Premajayantha says President Mahinda Rajapaksa can contest for fifth time in the presidential election. [More]
CWC member attacks Radhakrishnan's personal secretary
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 01:15.42 PM ]
Central Provincial Council member carried out attack against personal secretary of deputy minister V.Radhakrishnan this morning. [More]
Dog in the manger: TNA condemns
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 12:55.37 PM ] []
President Mahinda Rajapaksa today blamed the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) of blocking his government’s development drive in the war-ravaged northern region. [More]
Abolish the executive presidency without elections: UNP
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 12:47.36 PM ]
The Government should move towards scrapping the Executive Presidency without holding a Presidential Election, the United National Party (UNP) said today. [More]
Navi Pillay's war crimes trial Investigation is going to be completed in January 2015
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 10:08.01 AM ]
According to the announcement made by the U.N. Human Rights Council, the war crimes committed by Srilanka and with regard to the missing people in Srilanka, the former U.N. Human Rights Commissioner Navanethem Pillay has appointed an Investigation committee. [More]
Northern CM boycotts president's Jaffna event
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 09:42.16 AM ]
Northern Provincial Council Chief Minister C.V.Wingeswaran has boycotted the Northern Provincial Council development committee meeting chaired by the president Mahinda Rajapaksa in the Weerasingham hall, Jaffna. [More]
Amnesty International launched a new campaign
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 09:29.28 AM ]
Amnesty International (AI) has launched a new campaign for human rights in Sri Lanka called “#OurFuture” which features posters in Sinhala, Tamil and English with some compelling images. [More]
Jaffna city Looks like a wartime Jaffna
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 08:41.19 AM ]
According to the People of the Jaffna City, the entire Jaffna peninsula looks like a wartime Jaffna now at present also. [More]
Gotabaya ordered to evacuate mosques
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 08:14.21 AM ]
Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa ordered to evacuate four leading Muslim mosques at main cities, Sinhala website reports. [More]
Will Jayalalitha be transferred to the Tamil Nadu Prison? Special Interview by DIG of Prisons
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 07:35.55 AM ]
So far Jayalalitha has spent 16 days at the prison. [More]
Urgent meeting at Temple Trees
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 07:15.42 AM ]
Urgent meeting organised at the Temple Trees this afternoon to discuss about the upcoming presidential election. [More]
Villagers attacked students - Minister of Higher Education
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 06:18.24 AM ]
Higher Education Minister S. B. Dissanayake denied allegations directed at him in connection with the assault on the Sabaragamuwa university students on Friday night and blamed the villagers in the area over it. [More]
After 24 years Yarl Devi arrives to Jaffna
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 06:13.52 AM ] []
The one-time popular and well patronized Yarl Devi express train arrived in Jaffna a short while ago after 24 years, with President Mahinda Rajapaksa who boarded the train from Palai. [More]
Non confidence motion against Wigneswaran?
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 05:24.42 AM ]
13 Members of the Tamil National Alliance decided to pass non confidence motion against Northern Provincial Council Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran, Sinhala newspaper reports. [More]
LTTE supportive politicians issues ban on Northern people
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 04:46.55 AM ]
Politicians’ works according to LTTE agenda in North issued restrictions against northern people, Sinhala newspaper reports. [More]
Opposition political parties met Sobitha thero
[ Monday, 13 October 2014, 04:40.39 AM ]
Oppositional political parties met the Chief incumbent of Kotte Sri Naga Viharaya, Ven. Madhuluwawe Sobitha thero on Sunday. [More]
115 Army Majors promoted to Lieutenant Colonel
[ Sunday, 12 October 2014, 08:11.55 AM ]
A batch of 115 Army Majors have been promoted to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, coinciding with the Army Day and 65th Anniversary of the Sri Lanka Army (SLA). [More]
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Head of state present 2015 Budget Proposal
[ Friday, 24 October 2014, 01:11.36 PM ] []
Head of state President Mahinda Rajapaksa presented the 69th budget proposal for year 2015 at the parliament today. [More]
“SriLanka’s Secrets” reveals truth of Rajapaksa regime
[ Friday, 24 October 2014, 08:11.42 AM ] []
Australia decided to release book which contains the genocide attacks committed by the Rajapaksa government. [More]
Diplomat of the Ministry of External Affairs resigns
[ Friday, 24 October 2014, 04:25.50 AM ]
Diplomat of the Ministry of External Affairs has handed over his resignation letter, Divaina newspaper reports. [More]
DIG maintains illegal relationship with woman to be suspended?
[ Friday, 24 October 2014, 04:18.18 AM ]
The IGP has instructed to commence investigating on the incident of a woman who is very familiar with a DIG who visits his office often and had grabbed his official identity card. [More]
Netherland and Britain express sureprice over ban on LTTE- Sumandhiran
[ Thursday, 23 October 2014, 03:02.08 PM ] []
Tamil National Alliance Parliamentarian Sumandhiran says Netherland and Britain express sureprice over EU court judgment on lifting ban against the LTTE. [More]
Malaka Silva marries Irani woman
[ Thursday, 23 October 2014, 01:41.11 PM ] []
Malaka Silva son of Minister Mervin Silva tied knot to his long term Iranian girl friend Urfa. [More]
Government & LTTE Jointly Plotting to Assassinate the U.N.P Leaders
[ Thursday, 23 October 2014, 09:40.58 AM ]
The United National Party has expressed its opinion by saying that the ruling government and the LTTE are jointly trying to assassinate the leaders of the United National Party. [More]
UNP planned to kill LTTE leader - Sajith Premadasa
[ Thursday, 23 October 2014, 09:24.39 AM ]
Sajith Premadasa, Deputy Leader of the United National Party says, that his party provided weapons to LTTE second grade officer Mathaiya to kill LTTE leader Vellupillai Prabahakaran. [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]