An individual with Martyrs day posters arrested
[ Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 02:27.48 AM ]
An individual was arrested over owning Martyrs day posters with him in Jaffna yesterday. [More]
Sri Lanka Catholics, monitor condemn use of Pope's image on election posters
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 04:42.47 PM ] []
An election monitoring body and Catholic leaders in Sri Lanka have condemned the use of Pope Francis’ image on campaign posters featuring President Mahinda Rajapaksa and called for their removal from public spaces. [More]
Firing at UNP Mp's office
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 04:35.49 PM ] []
Group of unidentified personals have carried out firing against the office of M.H.A.Haleemeen, United National Party Harispattuwa parliamentarian today, Katugastota police said. [More]
Jaffna University students condemns military presence in university compound
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 04:29.53 PM ] []
Jaffna University Students Union strongly condemns military and intelligence unit presence in the Jaffna University Compound. Students union noted military presence cause disturbances to their academic activities. [More]
Military personals cause disturbances to Sridharan MP
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 03:18.33 PM ] []
Military personals caused disturbances to Tamil National Alliance parliamentarian visited the Aanandhapuram area in Killinochchie to supply plants. [More]
We will open the files of Rajapaksa- Chandrika
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 02:53.51 PM ]
Former President Chandrika Kumaratunga says that she will take out the files of Rajapaksa family members. [More]
Clash reported in the Kalmunai Municipal Council- One injured
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 02:38.21 PM ]
Clash reported between Kalmunai Municipal Council ruling party member and opposition members today. [More]
All Island Muslim Congress members work independently in the Eastern Province
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 02:32.06 PM ] []
Three members of the Eastern Provincial Council representing the All Island Muslim Congress decided to work independently in the provincial council. [More]
President Rajapaksa will solve problems of all Tamil people- Douglas
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 02:26.20 PM ]
Addressing the parliament Minister Douglas Devananda says President Mahinda Rajapaksa could solve problems of Tamil nationals. Tamil people should cast their support for the victory of president’s third term. [More]
Abolish executive presidency on 23rd and 24th- Maithiripala Sirisena
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 02:21.44 PM ] []
Common opposition candidate Maithiripala Sirisena visited the S.W.R.D.Bandaranike’s memorial at Horogolle today. [More]
Mahinda Rajapaksa Flew to Nepal
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 12:27.32 PM ] []
The Srilankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa in order to participate at the 18th SAARC Summit went by this morning Flight to Nepal to attend to the Conference. [More]
800 Appointments Issued by Maithri has been Cancelled!
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 12:25.51 PM ]
The former Health Minister and the Opposition Common Candidate for the upcoming Presidential Election Mr. Maithripala Sirisena, before he could resign from his position, he had given 800 Appointments at the Health Departments. [More]
JHU to make decision on supporting Maithiripala Sirisena
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 12:23.39 PM ]
The Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU), which is already an unofficial member of the common opposition, will officially announce on November 27 whether they would support the common candidate at the upcoming Presidential Election. [More]
Modi ready to meet President at Katmandu SAARC Summit
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 09:10.04 AM ]
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Ahead of his Nepal visit to attend the SAARC Summit said development of close relations with neighbors was a key priority for his government as he looks forward to hold talks with President Mahinda Rajapakse on the margins of the Summit. [More]
Presidential Election postal voting on Dec 23, 24
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 09:07.59 AM ]
The Elections Department today announced the dates for postal voting for the upcoming Presidential Election as December 23 and 24, the Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya said. [More]
The Results of the UN Commission investigation are detrimental to Sri Lanka?
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 08:47.23 AM ]
According to the Divaina Sinhala newspaper reports, United Nations Human Rights Council's findings on Human Rights Violations would result in detrimental to Sri Lanka. [More]
P. Rajadurai Also Joins UNP
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 08:44.39 AM ]
P. Rajadurai crossed over to the United National Party. [More]
Parliamentary Debate on Fishermen Issue is stressed by Karunanidhi
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 08:42.05 AM ]
Kalaignar M. Karunanidhi yesterday called upon Indian political parties to raise the arrest of Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu regularly by the Sri Lankan Navy in the current session of the Parliament. [More]
Youth warns Minister Merveyn Silva
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 08:17.39 AM ]
An unknown man who came in a jeep threatened Public Relations Minister Merveyn Silva in public this morning near the Colombo Chief Magistrate Court premises. [More]
MP Perumal Rajadurai joins with opposition
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 08:15.52 AM ]
UPFA Nuwara-Eliya district Parliamentarian Perumal Rajadurai said that he has joined the United National Party (UNP), and will support Maithripala Sirisena at the upcoming election. [More]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa will achieve small scale victory
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 03:43.54 PM ] []
President Mahinda Rajapaksa is currently step on new political era, which was not accepted by him before. [More]
Channel-4-Documentary "The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka” is nominated for Emmys Awards
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 09:52.46 AM ]
The Channel-4-Documentary Film ‘No Fire Zone: The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka’ has been nominated for an award at the Emmys Awards to be hosted in the tonight’s Award Show in New York in the United States. [More]
UNP attempt to stop Tissa Attanayake
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 09:32.13 AM ]
It has now come to the limelight that General Secretary of the UNP, Tissa Attanayake has held negotiations with the government over a possible crossover. [More]
Mahinda signs agreement with Prabhakaran to achieve victory in election
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 06:50.41 AM ]
Opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe today reiterated that the United National Party (UNP) is ready to support President Mahinda Rajapaksa to implement the 19th Amendment to the constitution before the Presidential election. [More]
Why did Karuna separated from LTTE movement?
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 05:10.20 AM ] []
Senior Researcher Nehru Gunaratnem says, LTTE movement always aimed to reach the world. Karuna also played most important role in the LTTE movement. His support towards the movement consider as the first step of defeat. [More]
My father and I won’t leave SLFP: Vidura
[ Sunday, 23 November 2014, 06:10.11 AM ]
SLFP Kalutara District parliamentarian and son of Senior Minister Rathnasiri Wickremanayake, Vidura Wickremanayake said his family would support Mahinda Rajapaksa at the coming Presidential elections despite the unfair treatment meted out to them by several SLFP Ministers. [More]
Government slams CBK and the West
[ Sunday, 23 November 2014, 05:55.10 AM ]
The Government today accused former President Chandrika Kumaratunga of orchestrating the defections from the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) saying it was part of a “mega teledrama” to destabilize the country. [More]
Rajapaksa Brothers are going to face the second Mullivaikkal: - Nilantan
[ Saturday, 22 November 2014, 05:19.58 PM ] []
Senior Journalist & Media Professional Nilantan has said, “In the Upcoming Presidential Election, the Rajapaksa Brothers are going to face the Second Mullivaikkal experiences”. [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]