An Indian national found dead at BIA
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 12:48.48 PM ]
An Indian national arrived from the Middle East country by the SriLankan Air Lines flight reported dead while at the Katunayake airport this morning. [More]
Mahinda is applying pressure to stop the Pope's Visit to Srilanka
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 11:44.24 AM ]
According to a Sinhalese Website, the Srilankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa is applying pressure upon Colombo Bishop Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith somehow to stop the Pope Francis's visit to Srilanka in the month of January-2015. [More]
Srilankan President Greets the Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 11:41.00 AM ]
The Srilankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has sent his Greetings by congratulating Dilma Rousseff for being elected as the President of Brazil again for the second term. [More]
President hold secret discussion with an election officer
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 09:50.36 AM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa hold secret discussion with an election officer. [More]
SC dismisses Vass Gunawadena's appeal
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 09:37.19 AM ]
A five judge Supreme Court bench including Chief Justice Mohan Peiris today dismissed an appeal filed by former DIG Vass Gunawardena and five others against the Colombo High Court Trial-at-Bar. [More]
One dead at Mabole collision
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 09:32.22 AM ]
One killed in the collision reported at the Mabole junction in Negombo- Colombo main road today. [More]
Heavy rain hits down hill country - Train service halted
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 08:19.10 AM ]
The train service on the Badulla-Colombo track came to a standstill after a massive mound of earth crashed againstthetrain engine and a part of the track at a point between Ella and Demodara last night, the Railway Department said. [More]
Liquor Price got increased by Rs.30/ per bottle
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 06:13.35 AM ]
The T.C.S.L Company has announced that the prices of the Alcoholic liquor beverages got increased again. [More]
We will hold discussions with SLMC - Basil Rajapaksa
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 04:27.29 AM ]
The Minister of Economic Development Basil Rajapaksa announced that government willing to hold discussions with SriLanka Mulsim Congress in near future, Sinhala newspaper reports. [More]
All Islam citizens would be sent to Mecca
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 03:04.39 AM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday said that he would devise a method that ensures equal opportunities for Muslims when they undertake the pilgrimage to Mecca. There was loud cheering from among the Musim folk present, upon the President’s announcement. [More]
SLC appoints committee to review sexual bribery reports
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 03:00.35 AM ]
A four member committee has been appointed to review on media reports of management and national selectors of the Sri Lanka Women’s Cricket team for allegedly soliciting sexual bribery from players in a bid to have them get selected the national team, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) says. [More]
President Rajapaksa can contest for third term: Prime Minister
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 02:58.21 AM ]
Prime Minister D M Jayaratne says President Mahinda Rajapaksa will be able to contest for a third term in office as a result of the constitutional changes brought by the Government through Parliament. [More]
Gender gap grew in Sri Lanka
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 02:55.58 AM ]
A study by the World Economic Forum has found that the global gender gap has narrowed in the past ten years in 135 countries, however, not in six countries including Sri Lanka. [More]
Lankan labourers in Lebanon threaten to fast
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 02:49.10 AM ]
Sri Lankan labourers in Lebanon are to start a fast opposite the Sri Lankan Embassy on 31 October, the Sri Lankan Labour Union in Lebanon informed President Mahinda Rajapaksa. [More]
UNP confident on achieving historic victory in next presidential election
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 02:19.13 AM ]
The main opposition United National Party (UNP) today said it is confident of securing a “historic victory” at the next Presidential elections. [More]
If the Candidate Accepts Our Terms, then only We will Support: BBS
[ Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 11:58.22 AM ]
The Bodu Bala Sena has announced again by saying, “If the Presidential Candidate Accepts our Terms and Conditions, then alone, we will also support that Candidate”. [More]
TN fishermen observe fast in SL prison demanding their release
[ Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 11:27.41 AM ]
Twenty-four fishermen from Tamil Nadu, arrested by Sri Lankan Navy on charges of violating International Maritime Boundary Line and lodged in a prison in Jaffna, are on a fast since yesterday demanding their release. [More]
The Love Which Takes the Life of a Young Man
[ Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 11:04.19 AM ] []
A Young Man’s lifeless body found in a hanged condition has been recovered by the Agrapatana Police under Henault Division at the Vallimalai Garden. [More]
Mahinda Balasuriya Transferred Seven Police Officers
[ Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 08:06.00 AM ]
The Law & Order Secretary Mahinda Balasuriya has commenced his action by transferring seven police officers. [More]
Committee to study JHU proposals
[ Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 07:29.09 AM ]
A five-member committee was appointed yesterday to study the proposals put forward by the Jathika Hela Urumaya for it to support the government at an upcoming presidential election. [More]
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]