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Belarus President approves Lanka deal
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 01:31.49 PM ]
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has approved draft agreements between Belarus and Sri Lanka concerning mutual legal assistance and extradition as a basis for holding the corresponding talks. [More]
We never hold discussions with TNA on power sharing: SLMC
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 01:29.35 PM ]
General Secretary of the SriLanka Muslim Congress Hassan Ali says that they will never hold discussions with TNA on power sharing. [More]
Disabled military personals express concern over the government
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 12:52.52 PM ]
Military personals injured and disabled during war between LTTE expressed concern over the government. [More]
Delft Island is developed as a Tourism Zone
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 12:49.36 PM ]
The Delft Island will be developed as a Tourism Zone, parallel to the programme launched by the Government for the growth of the tourism sector. [More]
Van Returned from Batticaloa Plunged in to the River killing three people
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 12:09.22 PM ] []
At the Kandy - Matale main road in the vicinity of Katugastota, early in the morning a Van plunged in to the river by killing three members of the same family who were died in the flowing river. [More]
Chris Nonis handed over resignation letter
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 12:04.33 PM ]
Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner to Britain Dr Chris Nonis has resigned from his post over the alleged assault incident involving a top Government politician. [More]
Sobhitha thera says Ranil never win presidential polls
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 12:01.05 PM ]
Convener for The Movement for A Just Society Maduluwawe Sobitha thera has said that the United National Party Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe, whose name has already been proposed as the presidential candidate of the UNP, cannot win the presidential election if he competes alone. [More]
Harin Fernando is in bad temper due to Hirunika's friendship with Dayasiri
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 11:05.45 AM ] []
According to the sources, Harin Fernando is very much angry, because of the Hirunikka’s friendship with the Western Provincial Council Member Hirunika Premachandra. [More]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa Arrived in Italy
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 09:11.13 AM ] []
According to the President’s Media Division announcement, President Mahinda Rajapaksa reached Italy and he was met with the people of Italy with welcoming applause. [More]
US judge rejects former DIG’s visa appeal
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 04:50.01 AM ]
A US judge has rejected an appeal filed by the family of former Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) Premadasa Udugampola after he was refused a US visa and lost court cases filed over it on several occasions. [More]
US denies softening stance on Lanka
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 04:43.33 AM ]
The United States (US) has denied reports it has softened its stand on Sri Lanka with US State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki insisting that there has not been a change of US policy on Sri Lanka. [More]
Rajapaksa family owns only the dairy farm
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 04:28.09 AM ]
Minister of Economic Development, Basil Rajapaksa said he is a dairy farmer by profession, just like his father, denying allegations that he owns hotels, houses and a range of other businesses. [More]
Will TNA attends president's events?
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 03:11.28 AM ]
Head of state president Mahinda Rajapaksa scheduled to visit Jaffna on 13th of October. It’s unclear whether Tamil National Alliance members will accompanies president at these events. TNA will take final decision on 6th of October. [More]
Jaffna school girl equals lowly SL national pole vault record
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 03:07.03 AM ]
A school girl from Jaffna equaled the lowly Sri Lanka women’s pole vault national record at the Athletics Championship of the National Schools Games at the Sugathadasa Stadium on Thursday. [More]
Probe against Bribery Commission
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 02:55.12 AM ]
JVP threatened to surround the Bribery Commission to protest against its decision not to consider their petition against the Chairman of the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption (CIABOC), Jagath Balapatabendi, over an alleged misdeed committed while he was a Judge of the Supreme Court. [More]
Website criticises Wirathu thero's visit to SL hacked
[ Friday, 03 October 2014, 02:49.18 AM ]
A website reporting on Myanmar issues, 'The Irrawaddy', appeared to have been hacked on October 2, by a group calling itself the ‘Blink Hacker Group’, Myanmar's Mizzima news organization reported. [More]
Spying people to ensure their safety: Lankan Army
[ Thursday, 02 October 2014, 04:28.28 PM ]
Civilians in the North Sri Lankan Tamil-speaking district of Kilinochchi keep complaining about ubiquitous surveillance by the army and state intelligence agencies, and say that the former “war zone” is today an “open prison”. [More]
Pakistan Naval Ships “SAIF” & “NASR” arrive at the Port of Colombo
[ Thursday, 02 October 2014, 03:28.17 PM ]
Two Pakistan naval ships, “SAIF” and “NASR” arrived at the Port of Colombo on 01st October 2014 on a goodwill visit. The ships were ceremonially welcomed by the Sri Lanka Navy in accordance with naval traditions on their arrival. [More]
President to meet Pope tomorrow
[ Thursday, 02 October 2014, 03:16.48 PM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa left the Island this afternoon for a visit to Italy and the Vatican on an invitation by the Holy See. He is accompanied by First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa. [More]
Minister cut downs fisherman's beard
[ Thursday, 02 October 2014, 03:13.40 PM ]
Minister Rajitha Senaratne cut downs the beard of fisherman from Beraliya,Hikkaduwa. [More]
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Government supported to lift ban on LTTE: Political analysts
[ Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 03:36.32 PM ] []
Political analysts say SriLankan government also supported the Tamil Eelam supporters to lift ban on LTTE organization in the European Union. [More]
Is Miss Srilanka also planning to Quit Srilanka?
[ Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 11:41.51 AM ] []
According to the sources, the Miss Srilanka Solanji Gunawijaya is also planning to leave Srilanka very soon. But however, the beauty pageant had decided to stay up to December. [More]
Cannot hold any elections in this country: Sarath N Silva
[ Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 09:39.57 AM ]
Former Chief Justice Sarath N Silva says president Mahinda Rajapaksa cannot hold any elections in this country. [More]
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]
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]