NGOs should obtain permission to receive foreign donations: Ministry of Finance Planning
[ Wednesday, 23 July 2014, 02:59.38 AM ]
The Ministry of Finance Planning called upon NGOs to obtain permission to receive donations from foreign countries. [More]
Weerawansa has raised objection over the appointments of international experts
[ Wednesday, 23 July 2014, 02:55.09 AM ]
Minister Wimal Weerawansa has raised objection over the appointments of international experts as consultants to the Sri Lankan Commission inquiring into the cases of missing persons. [More]
Rs. 30m for Arcade Independent opening
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 03:11.12 PM ]
A staggering sum of Rs. 30 million has been spent on entertainment of the opening ceremony of the 'Arcade Independent' shopping complex which was done on the directive of Defence secretary - Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, English Media reports. [More]
Dalai Lama not religous leader - BBS
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 03:04.23 PM ]
Bodu Bala Sena(BBS) General Secretary Galagodaaththe Gnanasara thera has made a statement to media expressing his displeasure towards the Dalai Lama’s request from the Sri Lankan Buddhist community to stop contributing towards extremism. [More]
SriLanka turned up to leading heroin center- Ven.Omalbe Sobitha thero
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 02:38.46 PM ]
Leader of the Jathika Hela Urumaya Ven.Omalbe Sobitha thero went on to say today SriLanka turned up to leading heroin center in this world. [More]
War crimes investigations! Changes on political stance - UNP
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 02:05.55 PM ]
The main opposition United National Party(UNP) today accused the Government of making a U-turn on investigations over the war by expanding the mandate of the missing persons commission and also appointing three foreign experts to oversee the investigation. [More]
Police department faces mays criticisms: IGP
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 01:36.19 PM ]
IGP N.K.Ilankoon today said police department faces mays criticisms. [More]
A documentary film on Lankan genocide attack screened at Kerala film festival
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 12:59.45 PM ] []
“This Land belongs to the Army”, A documentary film on SriLankan genocide attacks reported end of the war period, directed by the Maka.Thamiz Prabahakaran selected as the best documentary film in the 7th Indian Kerala film festival. [More]
Suspects killed my father involved in heroin business- Hirunika
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 12:57.39 PM ]
Western Provincial Councilor Hirunika Premachchandra, daughter of former parliamentarian Baratha Lakshman Premachchandra today announced suspects had killed my father involved in the heroin trading activities. [More]
Land surveyors chased away at Mirisuwil - Protesters land documents burnt
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 12:29.59 PM ] []
Military personals decided to grab 50 acres of land owned by a private sector in the Mirisuwil area. [More]
Aussi Government files defence in Sri Lankan asylum seekers case
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 09:18.06 AM ]
Both parties in the Sri Lankan asylum seeker case have been ordered to finalise their claims by tomorrow. [More]
Western Provincial Council Chief Minister attacks man with cricket bat
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 09:14.11 AM ]
Former Western Provincial Council Chief Minister Prasana Ranathunga has attacked an old man with cricket bat. [More]
38 Indian fishermen arrested
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 08:28.25 AM ]
The Sri Lankan Navy has arrested 38 Indian fishermen who were fishing close to Talaimannar and Delft breaching the boundaries. [More]
14- Year old girl molested - Area residents stage protest to arrest the suspect
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 08:19.37 AM ] []
Residents and estate workers at Rakwana today boycott their duties in protest over police inaction to apprehend an individual who is alleged to have molested a 14-year old girl from the same area by 60 years old Sinhala man. [More]
If the War comes to an end why the Military-Concentration at the North?- Saravanapavan M.P.
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 07:33.07 AM ]
The Tamil National Alliance Member of the Parliament Mr. E. Saravanapavan has asked, “If the War comes to an end is true, why should so much of Army men are piling up of Military Concentration at the North?”. [More]
Approach to abolish executive presidency: Dr. Jayampathy Wickremaratne
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 04:29.39 AM ]
The upcoming presidential election is the best approach to abolish the executive presidency, says senior constitutional lawyer, president’s counsel Dr. Jayampathy Wickremaratne. [More]
New Lankan ambassadors to European nations
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 04:26.37 AM ]
The Sri Lanka government decided to implement changes on the position of Lankan ambassadors and high commissioners to European nations. [More]
Minister Basil warns Maithripala Sirisena
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 04:23.00 AM ]
Minister of Health Maithripala Sirisena who expects to become the prime minister at the next cabinet reshuffle is being pressurized within the government to withdraw any such plan. The latest to attempt to overturn Minister Sirisena’s dream has been the Minister of Economic Development Basil Rajapaksa. [More]
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Ruling party MP attacks Grama Seva officer
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 02:42.03 AM ]
Police today said that Kurunegala District MP Nimal Wijesinghe, popularly known as Nilwala Wijesinghe, who has been accused of assaulting a Grama Seva officer, has fled from his residence and the area. [More]
No one can intervene in to religious rights
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 02:39.05 AM ]
Chief Justice Mohan Peiris yesterday announced CJ or the court cannot intervene into the freedom of religious rights. [More]
President Mahinda Rajapakse will skip the Commonwealth Games
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 04:15.11 PM ]
Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapakse will skip the Commonwealth Games starting this week in Glasgow despite being chair of the bloc, his office said Tuesday, after activists threatened to protest at his attendance. [More]
A Lankan Tamil refugee woman meets her family after 34 years
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 01:09.37 PM ]
A Lankan Tamil woman residing in the refugee camp in the Kaniyakumari district, Tamil Nadu, met her family members after 34 years yesterday. [More]
Like Gaza, Eela Tamil issue also discussed at the Rajya Sabha- D.M.K & A.D.M.K. Demands
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 11:27.43 AM ] []
At the Rajya Sabha we should discuss about the Srilankan Ethnic Genocide, like how we discussed about the genocide of Israel against Palestine in the Gaza strip. [More]
7 Leading LTTE leaders residing in Malaysia
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 08:26.57 AM ]
Seven leading LTTE leaders are residing in Malaysia. [More]
President Rajapaksa fear over his position: AFP news reports
[ Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 03:29.04 AM ]
A Sri Lankan government crackdown this month on NGOs has sparked claims that President Mahinda Rajapakse, paranoid that he could be toppled, is again attempting to silence critics and tighten his grip on power. [More]
Public land would be used for village development- Residents of Thondamannagar
[ Monday, 21 July 2014, 01:02.32 PM ] []
Residents of Thondamannagar, Killinochchie today staged protest against selling public land in their village towards the man from Southern Sri Lanka. [More]
The 13th will be fully activated soon
[ Monday, 21 July 2014, 09:15.10 AM ]
The Indian Deputy Minister of foreign affairs V K Sing has stated that Sri Lanka will activate the 13th amendment very soon. [More]
Shot down Malaysian Plane has got the fighting pain of the Tamilians!
[ Monday, 21 July 2014, 06:36.49 AM ] []
The Media Expert Mr. Dhayaparan has raised a question against the Malaysian Government, by asking now the Malaysian Government can realize the real Terrorism. [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]