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Sri Lankan hockey player goes missing in Korea
[ Monday, 06 October 2014, 12:44.10 PM ]
One of the members of Sri Lanka's hockey team which participated at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, Korea has gone missing from the athlete's village yesterday (Oct 05) morning and hadn't returned by night. [More]
Compensation for war victims
[ Monday, 06 October 2014, 12:39.21 PM ]
SriLanka government allocated Rs.300 million to grant compensation for war victims residing in the North and Eastern parts of the island, government information department said. [More]
Law faculty student seeks Rs.100 million compensation
[ Monday, 06 October 2014, 09:22.47 AM ] []
Achala Priyadarshani (25) a final year law faculty student has filed a case before Colombo District Court against the government health authorities and the state claiming Rs.100 million as damages for amputating her left-hand due to medical negligence. [More]
Thuwarageswaran arrested in Jaffna
[ Monday, 06 October 2014, 09:19.32 AM ]
Jaffna police arrested Thuwarageswaran, brother of late parliamentarian Thiyagaraaja Maheshwaran. [More]
Protest stage against president Rajapaksa
[ Monday, 06 October 2014, 09:14.56 AM ] []
Protest stage against President Mahinda Rajapaksa infront of the Galle bus depot today. [More]
International advisory panel not interested to view our sittings: Dr.Maxwell Paranagama
[ Monday, 06 October 2014, 08:54.31 AM ]
Dr. Maxwell Paranagama, Chairman of the presidential commission of the disappeared person says, international advisory panel appointed to advise the presidential commission investigate on disappeared persons not interested to view the sittings. [More]
Hajj celebrations at Hatton
[ Monday, 06 October 2014, 08:50.26 AM ] []
It is compulsory for every Muslim to make at least one journey in their lifetime to perform Hajj if they can afford it both physically and financially. [More]
High level Sri Lankan delegation at IPU
[ Monday, 06 October 2014, 05:36.56 AM ]
A high level Sri Lankan delegation is to attend the 131st Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union in Geneva from 12-16 October, the Government said. [More]
A blast near Colombo
[ Monday, 06 October 2014, 05:33.20 AM ]
A blast reported at near the house at Thalawathugoda, Battaramulla yesterday. [More]
Talpahewa replaced for Chris Nonis
[ Monday, 06 October 2014, 05:26.34 AM ]
With the acceptance of the resignation of Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom Chris Nonis, the External Affairs Ministry has asked the country’s Deputy High Commissioner to the Maldives Chanaka H. Talpahewa to take over as chargé d'affaires in London, a minister said. [More]
Gobi’s widow stopped at BIA
[ Monday, 06 October 2014, 04:45.59 AM ]
Kajeepan Sarmila, the widow of Ponniah Selvanayagam Kajeepan (alias Gobi), was detained at the Bandaranaike International Airport yesterday, when she was about to leave for Switzerland, informed sources said. [More]
Extradition of Lankan accused hits roadblock
[ Monday, 06 October 2014, 04:41.20 AM ]
India’s efforts to seek from Malaysia extradition of an accused, wanted for alleged conspiracy of a terror strike on the US and Israeli consulates in south India, has hit a roadblock with a top law office in Kuala Lumpur raising questions over the claim for his custody. [More]
Police fire water cannons at students
[ Sunday, 05 October 2014, 07:19.30 AM ]
The police used water cannons in an attempt to disperse students of the Sabaragamuwa University who were protesting in the Balangoda area this morning. [More]
Sri Lanka-bound drug cartel boss held in Trichy
[ Sunday, 05 October 2014, 06:33.57 AM ]
India’s Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) officers busted an international heroin smuggling racket with the arrest of the kingpin of a drug cartel at Trichy airport before he could board a flight to Sri Lanka on Saturday. [More]
Ban spoke on Aluthgama with Mahinda
[ Sunday, 05 October 2014, 05:48.02 AM ]
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon had raised concerns over the Aluthgama incident when he met President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the UN last weekend. [More]
Five Million Votes for the Party that supports our policy: Gnanasara Thera
[ Saturday, 04 October 2014, 12:04.04 PM ]
The Bodu Bala Sena’s General Secretary, Gnanasara Thera has said that the Bodu Bala Sena has sent an open invitation to all the Political Parties with regard to the Policies adopted at the Bodu Bala Sena annual conference. [More]
Sri Lankan girl molested at TN refugee camp
[ Saturday, 04 October 2014, 10:38.10 AM ]
A college student has been arrested for molesting a five-year-old girl at the Sri Lankan refugee camp in Chinnapallikuppam in Ambur. [More]
Sri Lanka seeks help from UN to resettle asylum seekers
[ Saturday, 04 October 2014, 10:31.10 AM ]
Sri Lanka has asked the United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, for help to resettle scores of mainly Pakistani asylum seekers in another country, saying many are economic migrants and a threat to the security and health of the Indian Ocean island. [More]
The JVP has folded President dreams-to run away has a theory
[ Saturday, 04 October 2014, 10:22.30 AM ]
The JVP has announced that fielding a Common Candidate or a ordinary Candidate for the forthcoming presidential election is not their wish. [More]
India cautions Sri Lanka to inform them when Chinese submarines come to our seas
[ Saturday, 04 October 2014, 10:17.46 AM ]
India had cautioned Sri Lanka not to allow Chinese submarines to enter our seas without informing as it happened earlier. [More]
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Lifting up of Ban on the LTTE is Dangerous to Srilanka: BBS
[ Monday, 20 October 2014, 01:06.40 PM ]
The Bodu Bala Sena has announced that the ban on the LTTE by the European Union which has been implemented in the year 2006, but this ban has been lifted by the European Union member countries now. [More]
Malaysian female journalist sexually abused in SriLanka
[ Monday, 20 October 2014, 12:56.13 PM ]
A Malaysian female journalists visited SriLanka to spend her holidays was sexually abused while at the historical sacred city of Anuradhapura. [More]
Karuna and Mahinda are war criminals - Lawyer K.V and the professor Paul Newman
[ Monday, 20 October 2014, 12:52.55 PM ] []
Senior lawyer K.V and the professor Paul Newman says LTTE organisation is a people’s movement and no one is permitted to impose ban on it. [More]
I am ready to give the evidences for the war crimes: Callum Macrae
[ Monday, 20 October 2014, 08:28.08 AM ]
Channel -4 Callum Macrae is ready to give testimony before International Investigation Committee. [More]
MR sets condition to abolish executive
[ Sunday, 19 October 2014, 02:18.42 PM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa has reiterated a condition in order to abolish the Executive Presidency and he says if that condition is met then he will act within 24 hours. [More]
UK concerned over travel restrictions
[ Sunday, 19 October 2014, 06:16.35 AM ]
The British Government has raised concerns over the travel restrictions imposed by the Ministry of Defence on foreigners visiting the North. [More]
EU action strengthen LTTE: Sajin
[ Saturday, 18 October 2014, 10:46.53 AM ]
External Affairs Ministry Monitoring MP Sajin Vaas Gunawardane said yesterday the EU decision to lift the ban on the LTTE was a shot in the arm for the LTTE and the diaspora. [More]
We can prove that the Tigers are Terrorists: Srilankan Government Reports to the European Union
[ Saturday, 18 October 2014, 08:54.24 AM ] []
The Srilankan Government has reported to the European Union that it can prove that the LTTE is a Terrorist Organization and the Tigers are Terrorists. This announcement was officially made by the Srilankan Government yesterday. [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]