Important News
Pungudutivu schoolgirl was raped & murdered through contract
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 08:29.13 AM ] []
According to the Reports, Vidya, the Schoolgirl from Pungudutivu has been Raped and Murdered on Contract. [More]
Important News
Police officer expel disrespectful language at an elderly Jaffna Tamil woman
[ 2015-05-22 14:54:09 ] []
A video showing a senior Sinhala police officer using racially motivated and disrespectful language at an elderly Jaffna Tamil woman is going viral on social networks. [More]
Hartal at Batticaloa.
[ 2015-05-22 14:18:22 ] []
Hartal observed in Batticaloa district against the alleged murder of school girl Vidhya at Kayts. [More]
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EC seeks more time to hold an election
[ 2015-05-22 15:53:58 ]
Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya seeks two months time period to hold another election in this country. [More]
SSP, SP and ASP of the Jaffna transferred
[ 2015-05-22 14:42:23 ] []
SSP, SP and ASP of the Jaffna division and the HQIs of Kayts and Jaffna police stations have been transferred with immediate effect, police said. [More]
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Hill country residents protest against Vidhya's death
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 02:03.39 PM ] []
Area residents and school students of Samimalai, Hatton staged protest against the death of schoolgirl in Kayats. [More]
Prime Minister briefs on central bank corruption
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 12:57.42 PM ]
Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe says not only Rs.10 million at least Rs.2700 billion corruptions reported in the central bank treasury bonds. [More]
Investigation commission appointed at Port Authority
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 12:55.23 PM ]
The Minister of Ports and Development Arjuna Ranatunga appoints three member investigation commission to investigate on the allegations of bribery and corruption at the Ports Authority. [More]
2 Killed in military truck : car collision
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 10:25.39 AM ] []
Military truck knocks down car at Jeyanthipura, Polonnaruwa- Batticaloa main road last night. [More]
60 Opposition MPs sign in the no-confidence motion against PM
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 09:50.48 AM ]
60 Opposition parliamentarians have signed in the no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe yesterday and motion would be handed over to speaker Chamal Rajapaksa today. [More]
Failed Sri Lankan refugee claimant gets reprieve
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 09:39.35 AM ]
A Sri Lankan man who arrived in B.C. aboard the cargo ship MV Sun Sea in the summer of 2010 and claimed refugee protection for fear of political prosecution has been granted a judicial review of his case in his fight to remain in Canada. [More]
Baratha Lakshman Premachchandran murder case postponed
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 09:17.39 AM ]
High Court judge Devika Tenakoon today postponed Baratha Lakshman Premachchandran murder case till 1st of June where respondent failed to appear before the court today. [More]
Wele Suda’s brother under remanded custody
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 07:19.03 AM ] []
A brother of drug kingpin Wele Suda, Saliya Kumara, who was arrested by the Kohuwala Police on 17th of May with heroin, has been remanded until 5th of June by the Colombo Magistrate Court. [More]
India is going to offer financial credit for building houses in the lands released by the Army
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 06:34.04 AM ]
India, which is funding the construction of 50,000 houses for internally-displaced Tamils in Sri Lanka, may offer a line of credit, this time for building houses in lands released by the Army from the high security zones. [More]
To Feed 203 dogs UPFA spent Rs.1,094,294/-
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 06:12.20 AM ]
The UPFA spent Rs 1,094,294 to feed 203 dogs during the CHOGM Conference and Stray dogs were released to Wilpattu surroundings. [More]
All own rights to commemorate dead victims
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 04:15.47 AM ]
JVP Propaganda Secretary Vijitha Hearth says people owns rights to commemorate their loved one in this country and not turned this into racism campaign. [More]
Military personals owns 5000 acres of private lands in North and East
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 03:48.16 AM ]
At least 5,000 acres of private land, part of high security zones taken over by the Sri Lankan Army since 1990, are still in their posession, according to a study. [More]
Delay on appointing constitutional council
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 03:36.42 AM ]
Differences among political parties leads delay on appointing constitutional council, government sources said. [More]
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Eastern University students demands justice for Vidhya
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 03:24.47 AM ] []
Students of the Eastern University stages protest on demanding to grant justice to school girl vidhya, who was gang raped and killed in Kayts recently. [More]
Peiris question on CB governor's nationality
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 03:13.24 AM ]
Former Minister G.L.Peiris today questioned about the nationality of central bank governor Arjun Mahendran. [More]
100 Days work programme submitted to president
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 03:07.34 AM ] []
Report on 100 days work programme of new government handed over to President Maithripala Sirisena today. [More]
Arrest Rishad ! Sinhala Ravaya warns on hunger strike protest
[ Friday, 22 May 2015, 03:02.59 AM ]
Sinhala Ravaya movement demand to arrest minister Rishad Bathiudeen , if not they will engage in fast unto death protest. [More]
Mother and daughter dies in three-wheeler collision
[ Thursday, 21 May 2015, 04:10.58 PM ]
Two killed in private bus – three wheeler collision reported at Kithulgala, Deligama area in the Hatton- Colombo main road this morning. [More]
Sri Lanka’s troubled Kalpitiya Beach Resort points finger at former regime
[ Thursday, 21 May 2015, 04:00.12 PM ]
Sri Lanka’s Kalpitiya Beach Resort, a subsidiary of Citrus Leisure PLC, has said that the hotel project was held back due to former government incompetency to attract occupancy and build tourism infrastructure. [More]
New UNP organizer appointed to Divulapitiya electorate
[ Thursday, 21 May 2015, 12:27.44 PM ] []
Deputy Minister Ranjan Ramanayake appointed has United National Party organizer of Divulapitiya area. [More]
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All suspects remanded
[ Thursday, 21 May 2015, 04:39.45 PM ] []
129 Suspects in connection with attacking Jaffna courts produced before the court today and further remanded. [More]
Swiss national arrested over killing Vidhya remanded
[ Thursday, 21 May 2015, 04:18.21 PM ] []
Kayts court today ordered to remand Swiss national arrested over killing schoolgirl at Kayts. [More]
Pathetic Gotabhaya Rajapaksa appears before FCID
[ Thursday, 21 May 2015, 12:36.41 PM ]
Trembling Gotabhya Rajapaksa appeared before the Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID) on Wednesday and sold down the drain people who worked for him. [More]
Mahinda's personal guard with gun arrested
[ Thursday, 21 May 2015, 10:35.41 AM ]
Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa’s personal guard arrested with gun at Dankotuwa area last night, police media spokesman office said. [More]
Only Mahinda can view LTTE flags : President
[ Thursday, 21 May 2015, 09:33.54 AM ]
President Maithripala Sirisena announced every 24 hours I will instruct intelligence unit of security of this nation. [More]
World Airline Awards-2014 : Sri Lankan Airlines-73rd Rank
[ Thursday, 21 May 2015, 08:08.15 AM ]
In the World Airline Awards-2014, among the World's top 100 Airlines, the Sri Lankan Airlines slips to 73rd among ”World’s top 100 airlines”. [More]
Sri Lankan student finds green way to tackle oil spills
[ Thursday, 21 May 2015, 07:11.55 AM ] []
A 24-year-old Sri Lankan post-graduate student in Chemistry at the University of Maryland, USA, has discovered an agent which will clear oil spills in the sea without damaging the aquatic environment. [More]
Investigation of Vidhya's murder : CID team rushing to Jaffna
[ Thursday, 21 May 2015, 06:51.51 AM ]
The CID team takes over the Investigation of Vidhya's Murder Case ! And they are rushing to Jaffna. [More]
(2nd Lead)
Wigneswaran urges SL State to respect international principle on resettlement
[ Monday, 23 March 2015, 04:45.51 PM ] []
“Unless Grama Sevaka Divisions 244 and 252 are released in full as promised earlier, what has been gingerly granted today would hardly be of any use to the few families now selected to enter their erstwhile denied lands,” Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran said in his address at Vazhalaay during the visit by SL President, Prime Minister and former President Chandrika Kumaratunga. [More]
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