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Mahinda had soft corner over Basil: Mervin Silva
[ 2015-02-27 08:13:38 ]
Former Minister Mervin Silva says former president Mahinda Rajapaksa had soft corner over his brother Basil Rajapaksa. [More]
We cannot call back refugees from Tamil Nadu: D.M.Suvaminadhan
[ 2015-02-27 04:35:29 ]
The Minister of Resettlement D.M.Suvaminadhan says without providing necessary and basic facilities we cannot to call back refugees from Tamil Nadu to SriLanka. [More]
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New new foreign ambassadors obtained appointment letters from president
[ 2015-02-27 16:16:18 ]
Newly appointed Georgian, Korean Republic and Chinese ambassadors to SriLanka today obtained their appointment letters from President Maithripala Sirisena today. [More]
Kumar Sangakkara to contest under UNP ticket
[ 2015-02-27 16:12:45 ]
SriLankan cricket star Kumar Sangakkara schedule to contest in the upcoming election under the United National Party ticket from Kandy district. [More]
Doors open for Chinese investment
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 04:10.24 PM ]
Sri Lanka will not make any decision on Chinese projects it is reviewing until it consults China, Sri Lanka’s foreign minister said on Friday, pledging that his new government would welcome Chinese investors, the Reuters news agency reported. [More]
Jaffna SSP arrested and further remanded
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 03:00.26 PM ]
Jaffna Division SSP W. P. Wimalasena was arrested today on charges of distorting the investigation into the killing of the ‘Biyagama Village Hotel’ owner in Dompe in 2012 and attempting to protect the deceased’s son who has been identified has the assailant. [More]
JHU called upon to prove land rights of Sinhala people in North
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 02:58.14 PM ]
Jathika Hela Urumaya called upon the Lankan government prove the land rights of Sinhala people residing in the Northern Province. [More]
43 Indian fishermen entered the Wadamarachchie sea further remanded
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 02:14.25 PM ] []
Point Pedro magistrate M.Ganesaraja today remanded 43 Indian fishermen arrested while entering in to the Wadamarachchie Sea last night. [More]
Stock of explosives recovered in Chavakachcheri
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 01:46.01 PM ]
Five parcels of explosives weighing 148 kilograms were found buried on a block of land in Chavakachcheri, Police said. [More]
Cannot Confirm Claim on LTTE Camp: S Africa
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 01:33.50 PM ]
Almost a year after Prabhakaran’s death and the decimation of the LTTE, Sri Lankan intelligence agency had requested its South African counterpart to probe whether LTTE cadres, had held a military training camp in their country in May 2010 which was suspected to have been attended by individuals from Australia, Canada and UK. [More]
Mahinda, Weerawansa and Gamanpila are not permitted to contest in the election - SLFP
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 01:29.58 PM ]
Senior members of the SriLanka Freedom party plays most influential role in the United People’s Freedom Alliance. These senior leaders strongly oppose the re- appointment of President Mahinda Rajapaksa, party internal sources said. [More]
Former president visits Munneshwaram
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 09:33.34 AM ]
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa visited Munneshwaram temple at Chilaw this morning and observed blessings from the priest. [More]
Military personals never committed war crime allegations - Karuna
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 09:30.36 AM ]
United People's Freedom Alliance parliamentarian Vinayagamoorthi Muralidharan alias Karuna stated that LTTE has committed war crimes by killing 600 police personals surrendered to them without any weapons. [More]
SC issues stay order on Pudukuduirippu, Maritimepattu polls
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 09:28.35 AM ]
The Supreme Court today issued a stay order preventing the holding of elections for Maritimepattu and Pudukuduirippu Pradeshiya Sabhas in the Mullaittivu District until March 27. [More]
Investigation on the prostitution center for the politicians
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 09:11.33 AM ]
The Criminal Investigation Department has commenced its Investigation upon a Prostitution Center which has been functioning exclusively for the Ministers, Members of the Parliament and VIP’s. [More]
Gotabaya denies Prishtha Jayakody's statement
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 08:17.07 AM ]
Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa strongly denies the allegations made against him by the former police media spokesman SSP Prishantha Jayakody. [More]
BMICH ordered to pay Rs. 180m as compensation to Samitha
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 08:15.29 AM ]
Colombo Chief Magistrate Court today ordered the management of the BMICH to pay Rs. 180 million as compensation for Dr. Samitha Samanmali who was paralyzed after a shelter collapsed at the Deyata Kirula exhibition in 2008. [More]
Shashi Weerwansa bailed out
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 08:11.02 AM ]
Shashi Weerawansa, wife of former Minister Wimal Weerawansa has been granted bail by Colombo Chief Magistrate today. [More]
Navy arrests 86 Indian fishermen
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 05:15.28 AM ]
The navy has arrested 86 Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan waters and they are now being brought ashore, a navy spokesman said. [More]
Two Lankans caught in ATM scam
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 05:09.51 AM ]
The Tiruchi City Police arrested eight persons, including two Sri Lankan, from whom several fake Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards were seized. [More]
MDP talks to Ranil on Maldives
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 04:38.02 AM ]
A Maldivian opposition party delegation arrived in Sri Lanka today and held discussions with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on the present political crisis in the Maldives. [More]
Court denies Avant Guard chairman's request on foreign visit
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 02:55.27 AM ]
Colombo chief magistrate Gihan Balapitiya denies the request made by the Avant Guard owner on visiting foreign country. [More]
School students suffers from lack of nutritious
[ Friday, 27 February 2015, 02:51.07 AM ]
The Minister of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam says 30% of school students suffers from lack nutritious. [More]
Prishantha Jayakody says left the country due to pressures from Gotabaya
[ Thursday, 26 February 2015, 04:56.00 PM ]
Former Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) and Police Media Spokesman Prishantha Jayakody,who arrived from Australia a short while ago, claimed that he fled the country because of threats byformer Defence Secretary GotabayaRajapaksa and some of his henchmen. [More]
Mahinda met former minister at prison
[ Thursday, 26 February 2015, 04:59.09 PM ]
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa visited the former deputy minister Premala Jayasekara alia Soka Malli currently detained at the Kuruwitta prison this afternoon. [More]
US stand behind the progress of SriLanka: John Kerry
[ Thursday, 26 February 2015, 04:57.41 PM ]
US Secretary of State John Kerry has noted the progress in Sri Lanka after the new Government took office. [More]
Chandrika own 10 ministerial posts
[ Thursday, 26 February 2015, 04:53.26 PM ]
The Minister of Land Reforms M.K.D.S.Gunawardene says former president Chandrika Kumarathunga owns 10 ministerial posts with her position and suitable SLFP members would be appointed for these positions. [More]
Maithri is going to have a Dinner with Queen Elizabeth
[ Thursday, 26 February 2015, 09:53.27 AM ]
The Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena is going to make an official visit to England. This has been confirmed by the Justice Minister of Justice Wijedasa Rajapakse who is on his official trip to London. [More]
Sajin Vass Gunawardena owns cargo plane
[ Thursday, 26 February 2015, 08:30.57 AM ]
The Boeing 727 cargo airplane of Cosmos Lanka, owned by former supervisory MP Sajin Vaas Gunawardena, is without even a local registration certificate, reports say. [More]
CSN television channel to be closedown
[ Wednesday, 25 February 2015, 12:48.24 PM ]
Administration of the CSN television channel decided to close down the channel on 1st of March. [More]
Former Army commander files petition at court of appeal
[ Wednesday, 25 February 2015, 10:42.59 AM ]
Former Army Commander Sarath Fonseka today filed petition at the court on appeal on seeking to return back his parliamentary seats in last parliament election. [More]
Shashi produced before magistrate while at stretcher
[ Wednesday, 25 February 2015, 09:02.41 AM ] []
Shashi Weerawansa, wife of former minister Wimal Weerawansa produced before the Colombo magistrate Gihanbalapitiya today. [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]
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