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Santhosham Master attempting to reunion LTTE in North: Divaina
[ 2014-04-25 03:22:02 ]
Santhosham Master attempting to reunion LTTE organization in the Northern Province . [More]
UN names 21 countries with rape in conflict
[ 2014-04-25 02:45:45 ]
A new U.N. report names 21 countries where rape and other sexual violence has been committed in current and recent conflicts, from Afghanistan and Central African Republic to Myanmar and Syria. [More]
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Gopi's relative arrested in Jaffna
[ 2014-04-25 09:27:01 ]
The police have arrested a man they claim had links with former LTTE member Gobi, who was killed during a confrontation with the army recently. [More]
Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa abstains from voting on strategic development project bill
[ 2014-04-25 09:23:43 ]
Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa abstains from voting on strategic development project bill at the parliament yesterday. [More]
Maldivian FM visits SriLanka
[ Friday, 25 April 2014, 08:44.16 AM ]
The Maldivian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ms. Dunya Maumoon arrived in Sri Lanka on an invitation extended by the Minister of External Affairs of Sri Lanka, (Prof) G.L. Peiris, She will call on Prof.G.L.Peiris today at the External Affairs Ministry office in Colombo. [More]
Military intelligence unit members conduct search operation at Jaffna University boys hostel
[ Friday, 25 April 2014, 08:39.21 AM ]
Members of the military intelligence unit suddenly checked the rooms of boys at Balasingham hostel, University of Jaffna. [More]
Extortion gang misusing BBS name
[ Friday, 25 April 2014, 08:37.21 AM ]
The General Secretary of Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) Ven. Galagodaatte Gnanasara Thero states they have received a tip off that a certain organized group is extorting money from Muslim businessmen using the name of their organization. [More]
Turning point on releasing Rajiv assassinators - Indian Supreme Court
[ Friday, 25 April 2014, 08:35.49 AM ]
In a significant development, the Supreme Court on Friday deferred the verdict in the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi and referred the case to a larger Constitution Bench. [More]
Casino act is dangerous: Fonseka
[ Friday, 25 April 2014, 05:08.42 AM ]
Democratic Party leader Sarath Fonseka today blamed government creates clear back round to increase criminal activities in SriLanka. [More]
Special search operation in Jaffna - 6 Arrested
[ Friday, 25 April 2014, 04:47.48 AM ]
6 arrested during special search operation in Jaffna, police sources said. [More]
Rs. 500 million allocated for Youth Conference
[ Friday, 25 April 2014, 04:46.12 AM ]
Rs.500 million estimated for Youth Conference in Colombo. [More]
Bodu Bala Sena ends ‘Watareka drama’
[ Friday, 25 April 2014, 03:34.06 AM ]
General Secretary of Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) organisation Ven. Galaboda Aththe Gnanasara Thero today stated that they have decided to end the “Watareka drama,” referring to the hardline Buddhist group’s continues verbal attacks and intimidation of Ven. Watareka Vijitha Thero. [More]
TNA MPs hide behind parliamentary privilages’: President
[ Friday, 25 April 2014, 02:47.54 AM ]
Over 70 camps belonging to the Sri Lankan army have been dismantled in the North, what remains are the ones that are absolutely necessary, President Mahinda Rajapaksa reiterated at a meeting with media heads this morning. [More]
Supreme Court verdict on release of Rajiv assassins today
[ Friday, 25 April 2014, 02:40.47 AM ]
The fate of the three convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case — V Sriharan alias Murugan, A G Perarivalan and T Suthendraraja alias Santhan — will be known on Friday, when the Supreme Court delivers its verdict on their premature release. [More]
Norwegian Government is to discuss on arrest if Nediyawan
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 04:46.26 PM ]
The Norwegian Government is to discuss the INTERPOL warrant issued for the arrest of Perinpanayagam Sivaparan known by his nom de guerre Nediyawan, a former LTTE member who the Government says is involved in attempts to revive the LTTE in Sri Lanka. [More]
Strategic Development Project bill passed in Parliament
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 03:37.04 PM ]
The controversial gazette tabled under the Strategic Development Project Act was passed in Parliament today with a majority of 71 votes. [More]
SriLanka strongly oppose gay marrage approval
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 03:34.19 PM ]
The Sri Lankan Government has turned down a request to legalise gay marriages in Sri Lanka, a Government Minister said today. [More]
6 Years old SriLanka girl killed in collission at Saudi Arabia
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 03:06.11 PM ]
SriLankan underage girl killed in collision reported at Saudi Arabia. [More]
Minister Peiris says there are evidents to ban Tamil organisations
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 02:51.29 PM ]
The Minister of External Affairs G.L.Peiris today briefed the diplomatic community that there is compelling evidence regarding the remittance of substantial sums of money from overseas for planned terrorist activity in Sri Lanka. [More]
UNP members protest in Colombo
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 02:44.27 PM ] []
A United National Party (UNP) led protest was staged today (24) at D.R Wijewardena Mawatha in Colombo demanding the withdrawal of Strategic Development Act which is to be presented to the parliament today. [More]
Robbery at NPC member's house
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 01:39.11 PM ]
Robbers robbed the house of Northern Provincial Council member P.Ariyaratnem located at Patchchilai Palli in Killinochchie last afternoon. [More]
Death threatning issued against Chief suspect of Maj.Gen.Janaka Perera murder case
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 01:29.14 PM ]
Prison officer has issued death threatening against Chief suspect of Maj.Gen.Janaka Perera murder case. Major.Gen. Janaka Perera and 29 others killed in the suicide bomb explosion. North Central Province High Court ordered to submit investigation report on this murder case. [More]
Pakistan willing to maintain close ties with SL
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 12:38.32 PM ]
Pakistan says Sri Lanka was an important member of SAARC and Pakistan wants to have strong and stable relations among SAARC countries. [More]
Speaker expresses disappointment over attack on UN MPs
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 12:01.54 PM ]
Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa today expressed regret over the incident where a group of UNP MPs were obstructed in Tissamaharama, Hambantota the electorate of which he is the SLFP chief organizer. [More]
Father thrown children in to river
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 09:39.27 AM ]
Police commenced investigations about father thrown his two children in to river. [More]
“God father” of the thug culture is Mahinda Rajapaksa: Mangala Samaraweera
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 09:36.23 AM ]
United National Party parliamentarian, Magala Samaraweera stated that the god father of the thug culture in Sri Lanka was revealed by the speech given by Mahinda Rajapakse regarding the UNP MPs who were attacked at Hambantota. President stated that the public that was mad at them attacked the Mps. [More]
“I am fed up with this position of “Media spokesman” SSP Ajith Rohana
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 06:50.24 AM ]
The Police Media Spokesman, ASP Ajith Rohana says that due to the officers without back bone, the good will of the Police department is being destroyed daily. [More]
Thavarasa took oath as Northern PC member
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 02:34.28 AM ] []
S.Thavarasa, United People Freedom Alliance Northern Provincial Council Chief Ministerial candidate took oaths as provincial council member before the president Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees yesterday. [More]
Don't visit SL with visible tattoos - Britain
[ Thursday, 24 April 2014, 02:20.06 AM ] []
The British Foreign Ministry today warned British nationals visiting Sri Lanka not to have visible tattoos of the Lord Buddha. [More]
If the government fails to protect the Buddhism will take to streets: BBS
[ Wednesday, 23 April 2014, 03:18.10 PM ]
Members of the Bodu Bala Sena, Ravana Balaya and National Sangha Council today briefed Malwatta Chapter about the government remaining silent in the face of acts against Buddhism. [More]
Parents says two priests are responssible for my daughter's death
[ Wednesday, 23 April 2014, 03:15.20 PM ]
The parents of a girl found dead in a well in Jaffna testified in court today and raised suspicion over two Catholic priests alleging they were the cause of her death. [More]
Kidney racket: Lankan doctors make fortune
[ Wednesday, 23 April 2014, 03:52.17 AM ]
The three culprits arrested by the Central Crime Station (CCS) police in the international kidney trafficking case have reportedly sold 21 kidneys in Colombo (Sri Lanka) in the past few months. [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]