Important News
Chandrika apologies for Tamil spellings mistakes
[ Wednesday, 02 December 2015, 02:39.46 AM ] []
Ex-president Chandrika Kumaratunga apologies for the Tamil spellings mistakes reported at the leaflet distributed during the media briefing at Colombo yesterday. [More]
Important News
Two deputy ministers lodged complaint again former minister
[ 2015-12-02 04:07:50 ]
Two deputy ministers today lodged a complaint with the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery and Corruption against former Transport Minister Kumara Welgama. [More]
Standby arrangements with IMF in case of ME crisis: Ranil
[ 2015-12-02 02:35:52 ]
Sri Lanka is to enter into a standby arrangement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in case of a crisis situation in the Middle East as a result of the machinations of ISIS terrorists next year, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe informed Parliament today. [More]
Latest News
JVP never support the no-confidence motion
[ 2015-12-02 03:52:14 ]
JVP propaganda secretary Vijitha Herath today announced that they will never support the no-confident motion presented against the minister of finance by the joint opposition. [More]
6 Members of joint opposition to support budget
[ 2015-12-02 03:29:52 ]
6 Representatives of joint opposition decided to support the new budget proposal. [More]
Family man arrested over Senthuran's letter
[ Wednesday, 02 December 2015, 02:50.47 AM ]
Kopai police arrests the family member of Senthuran for further investigations. [More]
Father arrested over sexually abusing daughter
[ Wednesday, 02 December 2015, 02:26.01 AM ]
Police arrested father under influence of liquor and attempted to sexually abuse his 16 years old daughter while at Shanthapuram area in Killinochchie. [More]
Reconciliation cannot happen without accepting past mistakes - CBK
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 04:11.56 PM ] []
Reconciliation cannot happen without accepting the mistakes of the past or the injustices that have been carried out against the minorities and then making amends for it, says former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga. [More]
We came towards people
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 02:49.28 PM ] []
Northern Provincial Council together with Mullaitivu district secretariat jointly organizes mobile service to fulfill the needs of residents at Karaithuraipatru ,Puthukudiyirupu areas. Mobile service began at 9.00 am today. [More]
Torturing camp at Varani :Jaffna
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 02:04.26 PM ] []
Tamil National Alliance former parliamentarian Suresh Premachchandran today announced torture center operated at the army campy of the 526 regime at Varani area in Jaffna. [More]
Suresh Premachchandran says government not interested to release Tamil political prisoners
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 01:48.07 PM ]
Tamil National Alliance former parliamentarian Suresh Premachandran announced it is clearly proved that present government will never release prisoner under the general amnesty. [More]
TMVP general secretary further remanded
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 01:24.00 PM ]
Court today ordered to further remand Tamil Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal Party (TMVP) general secretary Pubala Pillai Prashanth and his brother Haran over double murder reported at Aariyambathi area in year 2008. [More]
4 University students slipped down form the mountain
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 12:33.26 PM ]
Four university students have been hospitalized after they slipped while trekking Namunukula Mountain in Badulla. [More]
11 Sluice gates of water reserves opened
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 11:03.30 AM ]
Waterways department states that out of the 73 water reserves sluice gates of 11 water reserves has been opened. [More]
CID to Investigate Income Tax Reports of Udayanthi and 19 Others
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 09:29.22 AM ]
The Income tax payments of Udayanthi and 19 others are going to be probed further. The Colombo chief magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya yesterday, gave permission to the CID to investigate income tax reports of popular actress Udayanthi Kulatunga and 19 others, who have had connections with notorious drug dealer Samantha Kumara alias Wele Suda. [More]
Swindling of Rs. 3,080 million in CTB
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 09:12.43 AM ]
A swindling of Rs. 3,080 million has taken place in the importation of 2,200 buses for the CTB. [More]
Students travel in the footboard of trains
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 08:53.25 AM ]
From 1st of December legal action will be taken against those who travelling on the footboard of trains. [More]
Massive protest at Kollupitiya
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 08:48.38 AM ] []
A massive protest is currently underway infront of the Tourism Ministry at Colombo today. [More]
Intelligence unit member attempted to abuse woman nabbed
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 08:36.25 AM ]
Army intelligence unit member attempted to abuse woman while alone at her home was beaten by the village youths. [More]
Karunanidhi's request towards Indian army commander
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 08:24.23 AM ]
DMK chief Karunanidhi today urged the Centre to get in touch with the Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag, now in Sri Lanka, to facilitate talks with that government so as to end problems faced by Indian fishermen. [More]
Private bus collision -17 Passengers injured
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 08:16.30 AM ]
At least 17 passengers including two foreign women were injured when a private bus skidded off the road and plunged 80 feet down a precipice at Aruppala in Kandy last night. [More]
Prime Minister Shares Views with the Visiting Indian Army Commander
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 04:48.50 AM ] []
General Dalbir Singh, Chief of the Army Staff of the Indian Army currently in Sri Lanka called on Hon. Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe, together with Mr. Yashvardhan Kumar Sinha, High Commissioner for India in Sri Lanka Monday (30) evening at the Parliament Complex. [More]
Ravana Balaya warns not to release political prisoners
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 04:41.24 AM ]
Convener of the Ravana Balaya Movement Ithakande Sadhatissa thero warned if the government agreed to release LTTE suspects’ connection with major crimes we will round up the presidential secretariat. [More]
Six foreign judges not permitted to visit SriLanka
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 04:36.25 AM ]
SriLanka refuses visa to 6 foreign judges appointed by the Transitional Government of Tamil Eelam. Judges schedule to visit SriLanka to investigate on war crimes allegations reported in this island. [More]
President met Lankans at Paris
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 02:40.34 AM ] []
President Maithripala Sirisena said that he loved Sri Lanka as much as or even more than any other Sri Lankan and wowed that he would never compromise of national security under any circumstance. [More]
Reckless driver hit down woman standing at bus halt
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 09:37.47 AM ] []
Woman injured in the vehicle collission reported at Padhiyathalawa -Mahiyangane area this morning [More]
Eastern University Sinhala students protest against VC
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 02:32.35 AM ] []
Group of Sinhala students of Eastern University entered into the office of vice chancellor staged protest against the suspension of their colleague. [More]
Steps taken to turn Tamils as refugees : Wigneswaran
[ Tuesday, 01 December 2015, 02:12.22 AM ] []
I never believe that military personals grab our lands according to the present situation. This was long term programme. [More]
CBK to get enhanced pension
[ Sunday, 29 November 2015, 08:20.44 AM ]
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe tabled a resolution in Parliament to provide a pension to former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga equal with the entitlement enjoyed by her successor Mahinda Rajapaksa. [More]
President meets Premiers of Australia and Canada
[ Sunday, 29 November 2015, 07:46.40 AM ] []
President Maithripala Sirisena has met Prime Ministers of Canada and Australia on the sidelines of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Malta. [More]
Sentenced maid Saudi : SL hires lawyers to file appeal
[ Sunday, 29 November 2015, 07:26.24 AM ]
The Sri Lanka Foreign Employment Bureau has hired lawyers to file an appeal on behalf of the Sri Lankan maid, who has been sentenced to death by stoning in Saudi Arabia. [More]
Cameron meets Sirisensa, offers £6.6m over 3 years
[ Saturday, 28 November 2015, 08:13.42 AM ] []
Britain will give Sri Lanka £6.6m over three years to help the battle-scarred country continue its recovery from a long civil war, the Independent reported. [More]
LTTE did not represent Tamils says Mangala
[ Saturday, 28 November 2015, 07:37.32 AM ]
Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera says the LTTE terror did not represent the hopes and aspirations of the majority of the Tamil community. [More]
US slams human rights violations in SriLanka
[ Friday, 26 June 2015, 08:03.21 AM ]
Several human rights violations had taken place last year in Sri Lanka , according to the annual human rights report of the US State Department released yesterday (Thursday). [More]
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