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President Mahinda Rajapaksa will achieve small scale victory
[ 2014-11-24 15:43:54 ] []
President Mahinda Rajapaksa is currently step on new political era, which was not accepted by him before. [More]
Mahinda signs agreement with Prabhakaran to achieve victory in election
[ 2014-11-24 06:50:41 ]
Opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe today reiterated that the United National Party (UNP) is ready to support President Mahinda Rajapaksa to implement the 19th Amendment to the constitution before the Presidential election. [More]
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Tense situation reports in Navanthurai Jaffna
[ 2014-11-24 15:27:07 ] []
A clash reported between two groups of youths during football match in the Navanthurai area. 6 injured and damages caused to properties. At present police and military personals deployed at the site. [More]
Lalith Dissanayake sit on Maithiri's chair
[ 2014-11-24 14:23:29 ]
Deputy Minister of Health Lalith Dissanayake was sworn in as the Acting Minister of Health this morning, the Health Ministry said in a news release. [More]
United Bhikku Front supports Maithiripala Sirisena
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 02:20.40 PM ]
United Bhikku Frond decided to cast their support towards common presidential candidate Maithripala Sirisena. [More]
NCP minister sacked
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 12:39.26 PM ]
North-Central Province Co-operative, Trade, Industrial, Rural Development and Tourism Minister Peshala Jayaratne was today removed from his ministerial portfolios by Chief Minister Ranjith Samarakoon. [More]
2015 Budget passed with majority of 95 votes
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 12:35.20 PM ]
The third reading of the 2015 Budget was passed in Parliament with a majority of 95 votes. [More]
Min. Basil challenges to defeat the budget
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 12:22.21 PM ]
Minister Basil Rajapaksa challenges the opposition political parties to defeat the budget proposal today. [More]
Government ministers will cross over today or tomorrow ?
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 12:12.09 PM ]
A group of Muslim Ministers and parliamentarians of the coalition government have decided to quit the government and extend support to common candidate Maithripala Sirisena. Accordingly, they are to give up their ministerial positions today (24) or tomorrow. [More]
Maithripala Sirisena non-attending for today’s Budget reading
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 12:08.04 PM ]
Opposition Common Candidate Maithripala Sirisena today said that the country has witnessed an extensive transformation within the last 72-hours since his announcement to contest President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the forthcoming Presidential election next year. [More]
Channel-4-Documentary "The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka” is nominated for Emmys Awards
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 09:52.46 AM ]
The Channel-4-Documentary Film ‘No Fire Zone: The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka’ has been nominated for an award at the Emmys Awards to be hosted in the tonight’s Award Show in New York in the United States. [More]
The Sri Lankan Navy Arrested 14 Tamil Fishermen
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 09:48.46 AM ]
The Sri Lankan Navy on Sunday arrested 14 Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu, off Delft islands, off the Jaffna Peninsula, on charges of poaching in Sri Lankan waters. [More]
UNP attempt to stop Tissa Attanayake
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 09:32.13 AM ]
It has now come to the limelight that General Secretary of the UNP, Tissa Attanayake has held negotiations with the government over a possible crossover. [More]
John claims he has the SC document
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 09:26.01 AM ]
Opposition United National Party (UNP) MP John Amarathunga told Parliament today that he has in his possession the Supreme Court (SC) opinion on President Mahinda Rajapaksa contesting for a third term in office. [More]
Fire destroys X-Ray unit of Manjolai hospital
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 08:54.38 AM ]
Fire erupted in the Manjolai district hospital in Mullaitivu destroy the X –Ray unit of the hospital, sources said. [More]
UNP’s Palithas rubbish crossover rumours
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 08:34.29 AM ]
UNP parliamentarians Palitha Range Bandara and Palitha Thewarapperuma today dispelled rumours that they are to crossover to the government, saying that they will not betray the valuable vote given to them by the people, in exchange for money. [More]
TNA hold discussion to support presidential election ?
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 08:24.18 AM ]
Tamil National Alliance parliamentary select committee schedule to hold special discussion on supporting upcoming presidential election. [More]
Presidential election security deposit to be handed over today
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 08:19.33 AM ]
The security deposit for Presidential Elections will be accepted from today (24) onwards , the Department of Election said. [More]
People should not fear over their security: Maithiripala Siresena
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 06:53.55 AM ]
Opposition Presidential common candidate Maithripala Sirisena today made a pledge not to engage in mudslinging during his election campaign. [More]
If Mahinda gets Defeated at the Election, efforts are made to Place him before the International War Crime Court
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 06:43.56 AM ]
The World Tamil Conference Speaker Suren Surendran has said, “In the Upcoming Presidential Election, if the Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa gets defeated, then efforts are being made to present him before the International War Crime Court. [More]
Hirunika ready to go says Maithripala is a clean and respectable politician
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 06:28.30 AM ]
SLFP Western Provincial Councilor Hirunika Premachandra has indicated that she is willing to shift allegiance ahead of the presidential election. [More]
A budget defeat and parliament dissolution?
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 06:24.52 AM ]
The fate of Budget 2015 hangs in the balance with speculation rife of more crossovers when it is taken up- for vote today in Parliament at 5.00 p.m., political sources said. [More]
Death threatening issued against 4 Jaffna University students
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 05:47.08 AM ] []
Death threatening issued against four students of Jaffna University and the president of the Teachers Union. Threatening posters pasted in the university compound on Monday morning. [More]
Disappeared school principal returned home
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 05:33.19 AM ]
The Principal of Rajagiriya Hevavitharana Vidyalaya Nagasinghe Chitrapala who was missing for over a week had returned home last night. [More]
My father and I won’t leave SLFP: Vidura
[ Sunday, 23 November 2014, 06:10.11 AM ]
SLFP Kalutara District parliamentarian and son of Senior Minister Rathnasiri Wickremanayake, Vidura Wickremanayake said his family would support Mahinda Rajapaksa at the coming Presidential elections despite the unfair treatment meted out to them by several SLFP Ministers. [More]
Government slams CBK and the West
[ Sunday, 23 November 2014, 05:55.10 AM ]
The Government today accused former President Chandrika Kumaratunga of orchestrating the defections from the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) saying it was part of a “mega teledrama” to destabilize the country. [More]
Rajapaksa Brothers are going to face the second Mullivaikkal: - Nilantan
[ Saturday, 22 November 2014, 05:19.58 PM ] []
Senior Journalist & Media Professional Nilantan has said, “In the Upcoming Presidential Election, the Rajapaksa Brothers are going to face the Second Mullivaikkal experiences”. [More]
Demonstrations in Support of Mahinda Rajapaksa at Maharagama!
[ Saturday, 22 November 2014, 01:59.35 PM ] []
At present a demonstration is going on to support the Srilankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa at Maharagama with a protest slogan which says we will make the Srilankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa to win in the upcoming elections. [More]
Closed Door Private Meeting Between Maithri & Ranil!
[ Saturday, 22 November 2014, 09:13.18 AM ]
The Opposition Parties Presidential Candidate Maithripala Sirisena met the United National Party President Ranil Wickremesinghe at Sri Kotta yesterday. [More]
Ruling Party Innings Over! Opposition Party Innings Begins!- Victor Ivan
[ Saturday, 22 November 2014, 07:19.47 AM ]
Senior Journalist Victor Ivan has said, “Maithripala Sirisena will become a greatest challenge to Mahinda Rajapaksa. The Opposition Parties have chosen a best Presidential Candidate against Mahinda Rajapaksa”. [More]
Ranil now has two Maithris says MR
[ Saturday, 22 November 2014, 06:57.45 AM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa says opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe now has a Maithri at home and Maithri outside his home. [More]
SLFP holds urgent working committee meeting - MR removes Maithripala and others
[ Friday, 21 November 2014, 03:46.34 PM ] []
SriLanka Freedom Party schedule to hold urgent central working committee meeting this evening. [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]