Sri Lanka expressed Its great friendship during the Fishermen talks
[ Thursday, 26 March 2015, 08:11.36 AM ]
Indian Foreign Secretary Akbaruddin said that during the meeting which was held in Chennai, fishermen of both India and Sri Lanka had participated and had their discussions. [More]
J.V.P will Contest in the General Election Separately
[ Thursday, 26 March 2015, 08:00.53 AM ]
The J.V.P has decided to contest in the upcoming general elections separately. [More]
Meeting of the Federation at Ratnapura : Udaya Gammanpila
[ Thursday, 26 March 2015, 07:57.20 AM ]
The JHU leader Udaya Gammanpilla said, “In order to support Mahinda Rajapaksa, the United People’s Freedom Alliance Party’s 26 Members of the Parliament are going to participate in the meeting which is going to be held at Ratnapura. [More]
Immigration Dept. receives 10 dual citizenship applications
[ Thursday, 26 March 2015, 05:14.13 AM ]
With the government’s decision to reintroduce dual citizenship status to nine countries, the Department of Immigration and Emigration had already received about 10 such applications by yesterday. [More]
Lankan president warmly welcomed at China
[ Thursday, 26 March 2015, 04:11.14 AM ]
The official ceremony to welcome ceremony of President Maithripala Sirisena will be held at the Chinese Communist Hall today under the patronage of Chinese President Xi Jinping. [More]
Rajitha changes constantly - JVP
[ Thursday, 26 March 2015, 03:51.41 AM ]
JVP General Secretary Tilvin Silva said today Cabinet Spokesman Rajitha Senaratne was constantly changing his statements. [More]
Disciplinary action against SLFP members participate in the Mahinda's meeting
[ Thursday, 26 March 2015, 03:45.29 AM ]
SriLanka Freedom Party general secretary Anura Priyadharshana Yapa says disciplinary action would be taken against SLFP members schedule to participate in the meeting organized to gain support to President Mahinda Rajapaksa. [More]
3 SLFP members deny ministerial posts
[ Thursday, 26 March 2015, 02:19.55 AM ]
Three SriLanka Freedom Party members deny the ministerial posts. [More]
Lalith -Kugan case at Jaffna courts
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 05:50.30 PM ]
A Jaffna court on Wednesday (25) issued summons to former Minister Keheliya Rambukwella and Parliamentarian Sunil Handunnetti to appear before court on 30 July. [More]
President Maithri leaves to China
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 04:00.45 PM ] []
President Maithripala Sirisena left for China on a four days official visit to China by UL 868 passengers’ flight around 1.30pm today. [More]
Woman attempted to visit Italy with forged documents arrested
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 03:21.31 PM ]
CID officials today arrested a woman attempted to visit Italy by submitting fake passport at the Bandaranaike International Airport today. [More]
Controversial Presidential Palace in KKS to go ahead
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 01:14.49 PM ]
The controversial ‘Presidential Palace’ in Kankasanthurai which was branded as one of the biggest waste of public money by the previous government has apparently got the nod from the Cabinet of the national government. [More]
JVP supports 19th amendment
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 01:12.47 PM ]
The JVP says they will support the 19th amendment to the constitution which presented by the Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe at parliament yesterday. General secretary of the party Tilwin Silva said in a media briefing held at Colombo this morning that it is another victory of the mandate received on 8th of January. [More]
100 Ministers serve in the national government - Rajitha
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 01:11.12 PM ]
Cabinet media spokesman minister Rajitha Senaratne says number of national government ministers will increase up to 100. [More]
New appointments
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 01:08.51 PM ] []
President appointed Rukmal Desilva as new president of law commission. [More]
Supreme court issues death sentence against 4 police officers
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 01:03.29 PM ]
The Supreme Court on Wednesday (25) endorsed the death sentence delivered to four police officers including the former OIC of the Angulana police station, earlier handed over by the Colombo High Court. [More]
U.S. to support the democratic transition in Sri Lanka
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 01:00.43 PM ]
The United States Government stated that it investigates choices to backing the democratic transition in Sri Lanka as the superpower sees "tremendous opportunities" to aid the island nation in enhancing governance, accountability, commerce, and more. [More]
General amnesty to all army deserters
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 10:50.51 AM ]
President Maithripala Sirisena has ordered to grant general amnesty towards all army deserters in SriLanka. [More]
Full-face helmet ban to be re-implemented
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 08:41.00 AM ]
Wearing full-face helmets by motorcyclists will be banned from April 2, Police spokesman said a short while ago. [More]
Police ordered to bring back Basil
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 08:33.31 AM ]
The Police will seek a Court order to bring back Parliamentarian Basil Rajapaksa in order to question him over alleged financial frauds, the Police Media Spokesperson ASP Ruwan Gunasekera stated. [More]
President's brother attacked with an axe
[ Thursday, 26 March 2015, 04:37.30 PM ]
President Maithripala Sirisena's brother Priyantha Sirisena was hospitalized after he was reportedly attacked with an axe. [More]
Mahinda is SLFP Prime Ministerial candidate
[ Thursday, 26 March 2015, 02:40.40 PM ]
26 SriLanka Freedom Party members recommend the name of President Mahinda Rajapaksa as Prime Ministerial candidate in the Ratnapura meeting. [More]
Lasantha Wickramatunga shot dead - Mervin Silva summoned
[ Thursday, 26 March 2015, 02:31.16 PM ]
Former minister Mervyn Silva has been summoned to the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) to record a statement over the killing of Sunday Leader editor Lasantha Wickrematunge. [More]
Lankan women and children issue discuss at UN
[ Thursday, 26 March 2015, 04:43.14 AM ] []
OCAPROCE INTERNATIONAL organize conference on Lankan Tamil women and children at United Nation Human Rights Commission on Wednesday. [More]
Where is Lalith and Kugan? - Protest at Jaffna
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 10:41.07 AM ] []
Protest staged in the Jaffna peninsula on demanding to release Frontline Socialist Party members Lalith and Kugan went on missing while serving in Jaffna. [More]
CBK to re-enter in to parliament
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 08:27.36 AM ]
Former president Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga (CBK) decided to re-enter in to parliament through national list, political sources said. [More]
Deed copies issued to Jaffna residents contains photographs of former president
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 08:18.13 AM ] []
These deed copies contain the photograph of former president Mahinda Rajapaksa and his signature. [More]
Government to withdraw asserts of Mahinda Rajapaksa
[ Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 03:08.21 AM ]
Cabinet spokesman and Minister Rajitha Senaratne today said that former President Mahinda Rajapaksa had been provided with comprehensive security which included 21 vehicles and 213 officers. [More]
Macare says Maithri refused to accept copy of "No Fire Zone"
[ Thursday, 12 March 2015, 03:54.32 PM ] []
Channel -4 director Callum Macrae today urged Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena to grant permission to screen Sinhala copy of No Fire Zone documentary film directed by himself at SriLanka. [More]
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