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Nurses demand 5% of GDP for health sector
[ Thursday, 16 October 2014, 04:47.11 AM ]
The All Ceylon Nurses' Union(ACNU) is demanding that the government allocate 5% of the Gross Domestic Product(GDP) to the health sector in Budget 2015. [More]
Please rescue my husband: Mother requests from NPC CM
[ Thursday, 16 October 2014, 04:39.55 AM ] []
A mother from Thondamanaru area in Jaffna pledge the Northern Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran to rescue her abducted husband. [More]
Court orders policemen to pay woman Rs.150,00 each from personal funds Unlawful detention
[ Thursday, 16 October 2014, 04:34.10 AM ]
The Supreme Court yesterday ordered two officers of the Kottawa police station to pay Rs. 150,000 each from their personal funds as damages to a woman they had unduly kept in police custody, for two hours on Aug. 9, 2014. [More]
All state sectors are dropped out: Tamara Kunanyakam
[ Thursday, 16 October 2014, 03:16.04 AM ]
Former diplomat Tamara Kunanyakam says , state sectors such as parliament, judiciary system, political parties, democratic organizations and organizations maintains close ties with ministry of external affairs are dropped out. [More]
NFF to hold talks with President
[ Thursday, 16 October 2014, 02:56.57 AM ]
National Freedom Front (NFF) scheduled to hold discussions with President Mahinda Rajapaksa tomorrow. [More]
Aussie court denies asylum seeker’s newborn refugee visa
[ Thursday, 16 October 2014, 02:52.19 AM ]
A Court in Australia has ruled a baby born to an asylum seeker is not entitled to a refugee visa to enter the country. Ferouz Myuddin, now 11 months old, was born in Brisbane when his mother was transferred to hospital from a refugee detention centre on Nauru, a small island nation in the South Pacific. [More]
British Deputy HC met Jaffna bishop
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 05:11.12 PM ] []
Deputy High Commissioner of Britain Laura Davies pays her first official visit to Jaffna today. [More]
ICRC advice to help families of missing
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 05:07.35 PM ]
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) says on the basis of the results of an island-wide survey, it intends to recommend to the authorities a programme to address the economic, psychosocial, legal and administrative needs of families of missing persons. [More]
TNA never support an Eelam state in SriLanka
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 05:06.21 PM ]
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) says it does not support an Eelam State in Sri Lanka but is only pushing for devolution of powers to the provinces. [More]
Weapons recovered in Kolonnawa
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 05:03.16 PM ]
The Colombo Crimes Division (CCD) recovered a cash of weapons hidden in a house in Singapura, Kolonnawa this evening, the police media unit said. [More]
Majority of people oppose government's two third majority: Anura Kumara Dissanayake
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 05:00.59 PM ]
Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna Leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake yesterday said that the JVP would not allow President Mahinda Rajapaksa to compete in the presidential election for a third time. [More]
I don't have anything to hide from public: Fonseka
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 02:59.06 PM ]
Democratic Party leader Sarath Fonseka says, I don't have anything to hide from public. [More]
Garuda flight makes forced landing at BIA
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 02:54.13 PM ]
A Garuda Indonesian flight, carrying 375 passengers including Hajj pilgrims from Saudi Arabia to Indonesia, had made a forced landing at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) Katunayake on Tuesday night due to a technical error, Airport officials said. [More]
Foreigners must inform Defence Ministry prior to their visit North: Brigadier Ruwan Wanigasooriya
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 12:52.10 PM ]
Army Media Spokesperson Brigadier Ruwan Wanigasooriya stated that the foreigners who wish to visit the North should inform the Ministry of Defence and Urban Development about the nature of the visit and the area they intend visiting and obtain Ministry’s prior permission to do so. [More]
Speaker of Pakistan & Srilankan Ambassador Meets
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 12:32.51 PM ] []
According to the Pakistani Media news, The Speaker of the Pakistani Government has said that the relationship with Srilanka and Pakistan is very much valuable and it is known to both the people of our countries. [More]
Attorney general Palitha Fernando to retire
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 12:15.21 PM ]
Completing retirement age, the Attorney General Palitha Fernando will retire from his post today(15th). [More]
Increase the household income instead of reducing prices of goods: says Opposition Leader
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 12:12.37 PM ]
Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe says the income of each household should be increased instead of reducing prices of consumer goods. [More]
Through the Intelligence Officials need not spy on me: Sarath Fonseka
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 11:51.08 AM ]
The Democratic Party president Sarath Fonseka has said, “There is nothing to hide in my Life. By utilizing the media companies and media men the ruling party government of Srilanka is propagating against me in every possible way. [More]
China is trying to make Mahinda to Win!
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 11:01.10 AM ]
According to sources, China is trying to make the Srilankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa to win the upcoming Presidential Election by all means. [More]
At the Media Seminar Conference an Ultimatum issued by the Unidentified Persons
[ Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 10:25.59 AM ]
Transparency International is an NGO Organization. This organization is conducting its Media Seminar Conference on the Investigative Intelligence for the Media people. [More]
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SriLanka election commission in not independent: Kamalesh Sharma
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 04:18.32 PM ]
Commonwealth Secretary General Kamalesh Sharma says the Office of the Commissioner of Elections is not fully independent. [More]
Owner of Lyca mobile arrested at Katunayake airport
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 04:04.09 PM ] []
Subashkaran Alliraja, Owner of the Lyca mobile, London and the producer of the “Kathi” film was arrested while at the Katunayake international airport, Colombo today, unconfirmed sources said. [More]
People rescued from the Landslide briefs their tearful story! More than 300 individuals disappeared
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 12:24.15 PM ] []
10 dead and more than three hundred people disappeared in the landslide reported in the Koslanda area in Badhula this morning. [More]
King Ravana was not having planes: Srilanka Archeological Department
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 09:53.29 AM ] []
According to the Srilanka Archeological Department reports, "There is no evidence to prove that King Ravana was having in his possession aircrafts and other equipments". [More]
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Major landslide in Badulla
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 04:25.25 AM ] []
A row of line houses in the Haldemulla area in Badulla have been damaged due to a landslide this morning and more than hundred people believed to be trapped under the rubble. [More]
Srilankan Refugees Wants to Stay in India: Research Study
[ Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 07:51.24 AM ]
According to the Research Study information, the Srilankan Refugees, who are staying at the Refugee Camps in India, would like to stay continuously in India only. [More]
Fonseka requests the post of Defense Minister
[ Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 07:36.13 AM ]
The former media secretary of democratic party Sanjeewa Samarasinghe says that the leader of the party Sarath Fonseka has requested the post of defense minister. [More]
Sri Lankan asylum seeker killed in UK
[ Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 04:00.38 AM ] []
An asylum seeker who escaped war-ravaged Sri Lanka was mowed down and killed in a hit-and-run on Sunday night just metres from his home in Croydon, England. [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]