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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]
Collision at Killinochchie! Father died- Son injured
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 02:44.22 PM ] []
Son injured and father succumbed to his injuries in collision reported in Vavuniya this morning. [More]
BBS called upon government to remove Minister Rauff Hakkem
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 02:37.29 PM ]
Bodu Bala Sena today requested the government to remove Minister Rauff Hakkem from the government. [More]
Ministry of home affairs suspended the appointment of new divisional secretariat in Chenkaladi
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 01:52.04 PM ] []
The Ministry of Home Affairs and Public Relationship today suspended the new appointment of Manikawasagam Dayabaran, new divisional secretariat towards Chenkaladi divisional secretary. [More]
Nuwara Eliya high court issued death sentence against 5 suspects
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 01:07.11 PM ]
The five accused found guilty of murdering Govinda Logeshwaran and robbing jewellery worth Rs.750, 000 from a jewellery store at Nuwara Eliya sentenced to death by the Nuwara Eliya High court. [More]
84 Thousand widows are residing in North and East: Suresh Premachchandran
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 12:47.33 PM ] []
TNA parliamentarian Suresh Premachchandran said, according to the recent government census report 84 thousand widows are residing in the North and Eastern Provinces. [More]
Chairman of Dehiowita PS arrested
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 12:01.31 PM ]
The Chairman of the Dehiowita Pradeshiya Sabha Amila Ruwan has been arrested on charges of robbery, Police said. [More]
UN ambassador Angelina Joilie to visit Lankan refugees at Nauru island
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 11:54.22 AM ]
Hollywood actress and the UN refugee envoy Angelina Joilie scheduled to visit Nauru island. [More]
Re-appointment of Chandrasiri is a mistake! Condemns the Government’s leftist leaders
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 11:51.23 AM ]
In order to make the Sinhalese Buddhist fundamentalist forces happy, the ruling party government has re-appointed the Major General Chandrasiri as the Governor of the Northern Province. [More]
Chandrasiri handover the Northern Province Canon Law Articles within few days
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 11:34.13 AM ] []
According to the Northern Province Speaker C.V.K. Sivangnam has said, the Northern Province Governor Chandrasiri is going to handover the Northern Province Canon Law Articles within few days, Provincial Finance Commission and the Law Commission of drafts of the Statutory of Board obtained results with some suggestions. [More]
UN investigation panel officially commenced investigations against SL today
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 09:33.28 AM ]
Four member UN international investigation panel appointed by the UNHRC commissioner Navaneetham Pillay have officially commenced their investigations about Sri Lanka today. [More]
Court rejected the Confession of a LTTE Suspect
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 08:37.37 AM ]
At Vavuniya High Court, a case has been filed under the Anti-terrorism Act, against a LTTE intelligence wing suspect. [More]
National Fishermen Association meeting commenced in Jaffna
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 08:31.32 AM ] []
A court yesterday banned the protest organized by the National Fishermen Association. [More]
National Freedom Front condemns the Israeli air strikes on Gaza
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 08:18.28 AM ] []
National Freedom Front headed by the minister Wimal Weerawansa strongly condemns the Israeli air strikes on Gaza. [More]
Australia investigates on satellite phones owned by refugees
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 07:51.46 AM ]
Australia government commenced brief investigations on satellite phones owned by 153 boat people recently reached into their country. [More]
Police Constable was arrested for preparing false promises
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 06:58.06 AM ]
Police Department has arrested a Police Constable, who was preparing false promissory documents by involving in the land scam. [More]
President Knows to rule the Country without succumbing to the International Pressures: Mahinda Samarasinghe
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 06:55.48 AM ]
Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe has said, “The President Mahinda Rajapaksa knows to rule the country without succumbing to the International Pressures. [More]
Ramposha’s Visit Only For Discussions: Wimal Weerawansa
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 04:17.16 AM ]
The National Freedom Front (NFF) is opposing any kind of foreign mediation on the national issue. However, the NFF did not consider the visit of the Deputy President of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa as’ interference’ as the government has assured them that the visit is confined to mere discussions. [More]
Japanese Prime Minister to visit Sri Lanka - Indian Air Force chief to visit SriLanka
[ Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 04:14.42 AM ]
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering visiting Bangladesh and Sri Lanka in early September, Kyodo News reported quoting a government source. [More]
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Wigneswaran should not testify before the UN investigation panel
[ Tuesday, 29 July 2014, 10:25.18 AM ]
General Secretary of the National Patriotic Movement Dr.Vasantha Bandara today said Northern Chief Minister should not testify before the UN investigation panel appointed by the UNHRC commissioner Navaneetham Pillay. [More]
Close ties between SL government and BBS- US
[ Tuesday, 29 July 2014, 08:07.52 AM ]
The International Religious Freedom Report for 2013 released by the US State stated that the Bodu Bala Sena(BBS) continued to promote its anti-Muslim campaign, which was linked to violent activities last year. [More]
Callum Macrae to testify before the UN investigation panel
[ Tuesday, 29 July 2014, 04:59.33 AM ]
Callum Macrae, Channel -4 Journalist played leading role on informing international community on war crimes reported during final perhaps of war in SriLanka, schedule to testify before the UN international investigation panel, sources said. [More]
Lankan immigrants arrested in Texas
[ Tuesday, 29 July 2014, 03:50.08 AM ] []
Sri Lankans were among a group of illegal immigrants arrested while entering Texas from Mexico over the weekend, international media reports today. [More]
200 000 Complaints against Gnanasara thera and Champika Ranawaka
[ Tuesday, 29 July 2014, 03:03.37 AM ]
Media reports have stated that within 24 hours over 200 000 complaints have been lodged with the Facebook administration against Bodu Bala Sena General Secretary Galagodaaththe Gnanasara thera and Technology and Research Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka. [More]
157 Lankan asylum seekers would be sent back to India
[ Monday, 28 July 2014, 09:25.28 AM ]
The 157 asylum-seekers held for weeks on the high seas on an Australian customs vessel were likely economic migrants from India, Australian Immigration Minister Scott Morrison said Monday. [More]
Wigneswaran recommends Mawai Senadhiraja
[ Monday, 28 July 2014, 08:20.47 AM ]
Earlier group of people said, Present Northern CM decided to quit his position due to the re-appointment of northern governor and decided to obtain most powerful position. [More]
SriLanka seeks Pakistan help arrest Wella Sudha
[ Monday, 28 July 2014, 05:07.53 AM ]
SriLanka seeks Pakistan help arrest leading Lankan heroin trafficker Wella Sudha. [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]