Human Rights Commission invites election commissioner
[ Thursday, 04 September 2014, 03:48.51 AM ]
According to the complaint filed by the JVP, SriLanka Human Rights Commission has taken steps to discuss on Basil Rajapaksa’s Divineguma project officers involvement in the Uva Provincial Council election conversing activities. [More]
Police acts of favourable manner in Uva: PAFFREL
[ Thursday, 04 September 2014, 03:47.10 AM ]
PAFFREL today strongly criticised police activities to stop violence in the Uva Province and also blamed they act on favourable manner to group of candidates. [More]
local community and the civil administration is an important part of long-term reconciliation: Britain
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 04:30.29 PM ] []
Increasing confidence between the local community and the civil administration is an important part of long-term reconciliation, the British High Commissioner to Colombo John Rakin said in a statement following a visit to the Puthukkudiyiruppu Police Station in the North. [More]
Polls Chief can reject MR’s nomination papers: Wijeyadasa
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 04:17.03 PM ]
The UNP said yesterday that President Mahinda Rajapaksa was disqualified from contesting for a third term and the Election Commissioner was legally empowered to reject his nomination papers. [More]
TESO members protest against SriLanka
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 03:20.04 PM ] []
The DMK-backed Tamil Eelam Supporters Organisation(TESO) on Wednesday staged a protest in Chennai, pressing for various demands, including urging the United Nations not to allow Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa to address a meeting of its General Assembly on September 25. [More]
Sajith will participate in all election rallies: Tissa Attanayake
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 03:04.37 PM ]
United National Party(UNP) Hambantota District MP Sajith Premadasa has informed the party that he would participate in its main rallies in the run-up to the elections to the Uva Provincial Council, General Secretary Tissa Attanayake said today. [More]
Lebanon deport Lankan mother and son
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 03:00.02 PM ]
A 13-year-old Sri Lankan boy who was born in Lebanon and had lived there all his life and his mother have been deported after being issued notices by General Security, Lebanon’s security agency in charge of foreigners’ entry and residency. [More]
Namal Rajapaksa visits Hatton
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 02:29.50 PM ] []
Hambantota district parliamentarian and the lawyer Namal Rajapaksa paid visit to Nuwara Eliya and Maskeliya electorate today. [More]
Military intervention- British HC promised to solve the problem
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 02:06.33 PM ] []
British High Commissioner(HC) John Ranking discusses with Vanni district parliamentarian Sivasakthi Anandan on families affected by the war. [More]
High ranking Nigerian defence officer called on Lankan army commander
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 01:35.00 PM ] []
An eleven-member delegation from the Nigerian Armed Forces Resettlement Centre(NAFRC), currently in Sri Lanka on a study tour, called on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Daya Ratnayake Tuesday (2) morning at Army Headquarters. [More]
Wariyapola youth released on bail
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 01:04.07 PM ]
Robert Dansalage Chandra Kumara alias Selva, who was in remand custody for allegedly sexually harassing a 21-year old girl, was released on bail by the Wariyapola Magistrate’s Court, this afternoon. [More]
New president's house at KKS
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 12:53.06 PM ] []
Construction activities of new presidential house underway in Kankesanthurai(KKS), Jaffna, sources said. [More]
License essential for animal sacrifice at Munneswaram kovil?
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 12:17.42 PM ]
The Supreme Court today affirmed the order of the Court of Appeal that it is compulsory to obtain license to carry out animal sacrifice in any religious places of worship. [More]
Body found washed ashore on Mannar beach
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 12:15.21 PM ]
The Mannar Police are trying to identify a man whose body was found washed up on wankalei beach, this morning. [More]
BBS turns against minister of Health
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 12:12.52 PM ]
Bodu Bala Sena(BBS) General Secretary Ven. Galagodaatte Gnanasara Thera proclaimed that the time was right for the BBS to enter into the trade union sector and to influence them to act according to the teachings of the Buddha. [More]
Iravana Palaya Submitting its Petition to the Indonesian Ambassador
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 12:09.25 PM ]
Iravana Palaya has submitted its petition to the Indonesian Embassy Office at Srilanka to protect the Puthoor Buddhist Temple from the I.S.I.S. Terrorist attacks. [More]
TID officials abducted 6 students
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 09:22.19 AM ]
Terrorist investigation officials have abducted 6 students attached to the Sabaragamuwa university yesterday, Inter University Students Federation said. [More]
Give the Country to me and I will show the Development: Fonseka
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 08:52.05 AM ]
Sarath Fonseka, the President of the Democratic Party has thrown an open challenge by saying, if the country is handed over to him, he would develop the nation in every sphere by showing the developments within a period of three years. [More]
Negombo Hospital doctor sentenced to death
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 08:47.44 AM ] []
The Negombo High Court today sentenced to death a doctor who was accused of sexually abusing a girl and pushing her to death from the 6th floor of the hospital in 2007. [More]
Chinese president will discuss on Hambantota port project
[ Wednesday, 03 September 2014, 07:56.10 AM ]
Chinese President Xi Jingping is expected to discuss the implementation of the second phase of the Hambantota Port Project, the Port City and Colombo City Railway Project with President Mahinda Rajapaksa during his visit to Sri Lanka in September. [More]
UK police hunt for Lankan men
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 02:17.26 PM ] []
UK Police are hunting four Sri Lankan men for allegedly stabbing a 24-year-old man in the head in Mitcham last morning. [More]
Kamalendhran released on bail
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 12:37.42 PM ] []
Former EPDP Jaffna district organiser Kamalendran, chief suspect of the Neduntheevu Pradeshiya Sabaha chairman Daniel Rexsion murder case released on bail today. [More]
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Chinese leader accorded grand welcome
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 08:06.20 AM ] []
Chinese President is Xi Jinping was accorded a grand welcome at the Bandaranaike International Airport this morning. [More]
India says Sri Lanka is committed to 13A
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 04:32.31 AM ]
Sri Lanka has assured India that it is committed to implementing the 13th amendment in its constitution, the Indian External Affairs Ministry said today. [More]
Body of a teacher murdered by Devala caretaker exhumed from devala premises
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 02:55.13 AM ] []
The body of female teacher attached to Gonakale Tamil Vidyalaya was exhumed before the Badulla Acting Magistrate and the Judicial Medical Officer of the Badulla hospital today. [More]
Tamils seeks justice at UN premisses
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 02:16.41 AM ] []
Thousands of Tamils from all around the world gathered at the UN premises on seeking justice to genocide attacks committed by the Lankan government in Tamils land. [More]
Complaint filed against Fonseka at the Human Rights Commission
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 03:49.08 PM ]
Four members of the Democratic Party filed complaint against the party leader Sarath Fonseka at the human rights commission, over dictatorship ruling. [More]
Western nation troubles to handle Mahinda - Sivashakthi Anandan
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 05:33.17 AM ] []
Tamil National Alliance Vanni district parliamentarian Sivashakthi Anandan stated president Mahinda Rajapaksa is not only threatening to Lankan Tamil he is threatening to entire world. Modi government will keep cheque to him. [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]