Zeid will push to release report
[ Sunday, 22 March 2015, 03:32.13 AM ]
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Prince Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein has noted that he will release the investigations report on Sri Lanka by September, even if there is a fresh push to postpone it again. [More]
Colombo Port City permitted to carryout work
[ Saturday, 21 March 2015, 03:16.44 PM ]
China Communications Construction Company Pvt. Ltd (CCCC) has received written approval from the Sri Lanka Government in a letter dated 20 March 2015 by the Secretary to the Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Aviation to commence protective work on the temporarily suspended Colombo Port City Project. [More]
Foreign Countries to help to recover the stolen money by Rajapaksa’s Family
[ Saturday, 21 March 2015, 11:36.03 AM ]
Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa's family blamed the looting of Government Properties. By looting 15 Thousand Crore of Rupees, they have deposited this money in different banks in different countries and stashed away in foreign countries. [More]
Batticaloa Woman Should be offered with General Amnesty: BBS
[ Saturday, 21 March 2015, 10:17.32 AM ]
The Bodu Bala Sena today requested President Maithripala Sirisena to pardon Udayasiri who was jailed on charges of have scribbled on the Sigiriya mirror wall instead of creating communal disharmony on matters such as the national anthem. [More]
Discussions on Indo-Sri Lanka Fishermen's issue
[ Saturday, 21 March 2015, 09:59.48 AM ]
Indo – Sri Lanka talks which was stalled for nearly for a year, will be held on the 24th and 25th of this month in Chennai. [More]
US delegation happy with Lanka
[ Saturday, 21 March 2015, 07:43.28 AM ]
A US delegation, which visited Sri Lanka to assess the climate for religious freedom, other human rights, and tolerance, have noted progress on the issues in Sri Lanka since the country’s 2015 election. [More]
No threat to Indian PM in Jaffna
[ Saturday, 21 March 2015, 07:38.57 AM ]
India has denied reports of a security breach when Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Jaffna during his Sri Lanka visit. [More]
Former Elections Commissioner Chandrananda De Silva passed away
[ Saturday, 21 March 2015, 07:17.39 AM ]
Former Commissioner of Elections and diplomat Chandrananda de Silva has passed away this morning at the age of 78. The veteran public servant passed away at his residence in Rajagiriya. [More]
I will never bring my daughter to the politics:Tissa Attanayake
[ Saturday, 21 March 2015, 06:58.34 AM ]
Yesterday, while giving his personal interview to a Radio Station, the former Health Minister Tissa Attanayake said, “I will never bring my daughter into this dirty politics and I will never push my daughter into this miry clay of politics”. [More]
Expectant Mother’s Allowance from Today
[ Saturday, 21 March 2015, 05:37.46 AM ]
The Government has decided to allocate from today the food allowances for the expectant mothers of Rs. 20,000/-. This project scheme is going to be implemented throughout the country and for this scheme official event function is going to be held today at Polonnaruwa and this scheme is going to be inaugurated by the Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena. [More]
Probe on Jaffna security breach
[ Friday, 20 March 2015, 05:00.48 PM ] []
India is investigating an incident where Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Sri Lanka visit suffered a security breach when a Sri Lankan youth broke the security cordon in Jaffna and reached a vulnerable distance to the Prime Minister as he was about to board his car after a public event last Saturday. [More]
Court says no for Vibhushika to live with her mother
[ Friday, 20 March 2015, 04:55.40 PM ]
Jeyakumari filed petition at the Killinochchie court on urging to grant permission to live together with her daughter Vhibushika. She filed this petition through her lawyers , however court refused to grant permission today. [More]
Former president briefs of Rajitha's previous activities
[ Friday, 20 March 2015, 04:52.56 PM ]
Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa says , Minister Rajitha Senaratne made foolish decisions while serving as the minister of fisheries during my ruling period led EU to impose ban on fish exporting. [More]
Dr.Nirmal Devsiri says Champika wants to be the next president
[ Friday, 20 March 2015, 03:05.07 PM ]
Dr.Nirmal Ranjith Devsiri says the Minister of Power and Energy Patali Champika Ranawaka is currently attempting to be the next president of this country. [More]
Body of youth recovered in Batticaloa - Van collided with Three-wheeler
[ Friday, 20 March 2015, 03:00.21 PM ] []
Body of youth recovered from Palameen Madhu area in Batticaloa yesterday. [More]
Minister Rajitha denies allegation on abduction of schoolgirl
[ Friday, 20 March 2015, 01:37.49 PM ] []
The Minister of Health Rajitha Senaratne strongly denies the abduction of schoolgirl. [More]
Bribery Commission files case against Sajin Vass
[ Friday, 20 March 2015, 12:43.40 PM ]
The Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption today filed charges against Sajin de Vass Gunawardena in the Colombo Chief Magistrate’s Court under Section 9 of the Declaration of Assets and Liabilities Law. [More]
Ottagapula residents visits their own lands! Returns with tearful eyes
[ Friday, 20 March 2015, 12:26.44 PM ] []
After 25 years of long period residents of Ottagapulam area at the Walikamam North High Security Zone are permitted to visit their own lands. [More]
Rev. Fr. S.J. Immanuel Cautions About the September UN Investigation Reports
[ Friday, 20 March 2015, 11:41.37 AM ] []
The President of the World Tamil Forum Rev. Fr. S.J. Immanuel Cautions the World Tamil Leaders to be vigilant and to me much cautious about the United Nations Human Rights Council’s Investigation Reports on War Crimes committed by the previous government in Sri Lanka. [More]
Youth missing for 7 yrs. traced to Welikada prison!
[ Friday, 20 March 2015, 09:13.02 AM ]
A youth who went missing in Mannar seven years ago has been traced by his mother to Welikada Prison. [More]
Dinesh says Tamils want to defeat Mahinda
[ Wednesday, 01 April 2015, 03:55.18 AM ]
Dinesh Gunawardene says Tamils wants to defeat Mahinda Rajapaksa where he has defeated LTTE in this country. [More]
UN special envoy visits Northern SriLanka
[ Wednesday, 01 April 2015, 02:28.17 AM ]
UN special envoy Paul De Grap visits Northern SriLanka on Wednesday to investigate accountability and reconciliation activities in this country. [More]
Case against Mahinda suspended
[ Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 02:04.29 PM ]
The Supreme Court today refused Leave to Proceed with a Fundamental Rights violation petition Frontline Socialist Party against former President Mahinda Rajapaksa and several other respondents over deployment of army personnel in 25 districts during the time of Presidential Election. [More]
Due to ill-health Basil Rajapaksa’s Returning back will get Delayed
[ Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 09:07.01 AM ]
The former Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa has said that due to his ill-health, his returning back to Sri Lanka would take time. [More]
Mahinda has to appear before Supreme Court today
[ Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 06:50.16 AM ]
The former president Mahinda Rajapaksa has to attend to the Supreme Court Session for Fundamental Rights Petition against Him. [More]
President ignore's brother's funeral ceremony
[ Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 04:40.14 AM ] []
President Maithripala Sirisena ignores the funeral ceremony of his youngest brother Priyantha Sirisena, who succumbed to injuries due to attack, carried out by his friend. [More]
LTTE leader was accommodated by my grandfather - Lawyer Angayatkenni
[ Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 02:06.14 AM ] []
High Court lawyer Mrs.Angayatkenni noted that LTTE leader always says there were many people to welcome him but he was accommodated by my grandfather. [More]
Vasudeva accuses Paskaralingam
[ Monday, 30 March 2015, 04:01.14 PM ]
The motion which was signed by 58 opposition parliamentarians supporting the nomination of MEP Leader Dinseh Gunawardane as Opposition Leader would be presented to Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa next week, National Freedom Front (NFF) Leader Wimal Weerawansa said today. [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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