Important News
Military personals will be questioned - Presidential Commission
[ 2014-10-01 03:15:48 ] []
Chairman of the presidential commission Maxwell Paranagama stated that commission will question military personals on disappeared persons. Many complaints filed against Lankan military personals. [More]
Tamil film industry fasts for Jayalalitha Jayaram
[ 2014-10-01 02:11:37 ] []
The film industry in India’s Tamil Nadu state is on a day-long fast to protest against the jailing of former chief minister Jayaram Jayalalitha. [More]
Latest News
Bodu Bala Sena disgrace Islam: Azad Salley
[ 2014-10-01 05:08:50 ]
The Member of central province provincial council Azad Salley has said that at the BBS summit held on the 28th the Islamic religion had been disgraced. [More]
Reduction of 25 percent electricity fare only applicable to households
[ 2014-10-01 05:05:37 ]
The Public Utility Commission announced today the implementation of the new electricity tariff which was reduced recently by 25% by the President. [More]
US annual green card lottery for 2016 commence today
[ Wednesday, 01 October 2014, 02:35.29 AM ]
The U.S. Department of State will begin accepting entries for the 2016 Diversity Visa (green card) beginning Wednesday at noon, and will conclude on Nov. 3 at noon. [More]
UK Deputy HC says she was monitored
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 04:03.19 PM ]
The British Deputy High Commissioner in Colombo Laura Davies claims she was “watched” during a visit to the East recently. [More]
Minister apologizes for his mistake
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 03:46.51 PM ]
Minister Keheliya Rambukwella in respond to a query rose by journalists at the Cabinet press briefing today corroborated that Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Dr. Chris Nonis, has not tendered his resignation to the Ministry of External Affairs. [More]
Tamils and Muslims in Uva ignores the government
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 03:44.27 PM ]
United National Party parliamentarian Velayudham said Tamil and Muslim people have ignored the government. [More]
India Sponsors to open up a Language Laboratory
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 01:37.26 PM ] []
India Sponsored and opened out a Language Laboratory at Kandy, in order to help the educational development of Srilanka. [More]
Lasantha's Murder Case: Court Orders Arrest of Suspects
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 01:35.55 PM ]
The Court Orders the Arrest of Suspects of the Lasantha’s Murder Case. [More]
Buddhist Monk Arrested for Cheating Woman through Facebook
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 01:32.57 PM ]
The Police arrested a Buddhist Monk for defrauding a woman by utilizing the Social Network Facebook. [More]
Emergency Bail Plea on Jayalalitha hearing tomorrow
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 01:31.49 PM ]
Jayalalitha’s bail petition has been adjourned to next Monday by the Appellate Court of Karnataka as per the earlier status. [More]
Teacher brutally attacks grade four student
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 01:17.26 PM ]
Grade four student at the Kalkuda education zone in the Batticaloa district was brutally attacked by his teacher and rushed to the hospital. [More]
Protest on demanding to release Sabaragamuwa University student
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 01:15.11 PM ]
Protest schedule to stage on demanding to release Tamil student attached to the Sabaragamuwa University. [More]
Shooting at Dehiwala leaves two injured
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 01:13.22 PM ]
Two youths sustained serious injuries when two unidentified men opened fire at them in the Pokuna Road area in Dehiwala last night. [More]
1.5 Kg gold recovered from fishing vessel
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 01:10.16 PM ]
Sri Lanka Navy confiscated a haul of gold during a raid in Madagalthurai. [More]
SriLankans suffers in hell: Australian journalist
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 12:58.10 PM ] []
The claims come in a special investigation by Go Back To Where You Came From presenter Dr David Corlett to be screened on Dateline at 9.30pm on SBS ONE Tonight. [More]
SriLanka turned to hub of drug trafficking: Prime Minister
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 09:46.09 AM ]
The prime Minister D.M.Jayaratne went on to say today Sri Lanka has become a base for drug distribution. [More]
Prisoners to get telephone facilities
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 09:43.24 AM ]
For the first time in Sri Lanka, the Prison Authorities have drawn it attention to provide telephone facilities for prisoners to facilitate them to speak to their relatives and loved ones. [More]
Shashindra Rajapaksa took oaths as Chief Minister
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 09:36.24 AM ] []
Shashindra Rajapaksa took oaths as Chief Minister of the Uva Province today, the Government information department said. [More]
US Ambassador met Malwathu Chief Prelate
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 08:21.54 AM ]
The US Ambassador to Sri Lanka Michell J. Sisson paid a courtesy call on the Chief Prelate of Malawatu Chapter Most Venerable Thibbatuwawe Sri Sumangala Thera and the Anunayaka Thera this morning. [More]
High Commissioner Chris Nonis resigns?
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 08:17.28 AM ]
Sri Lanka High Commissioner in United Kingdom, Chris Nonis has handed over his resignation, sources said. [More]
Jayalalithaa donates gold to LTTE
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 08:00.00 AM ]
Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Jeyaram has donated gold to LTTE, Divaina newspaper blamed today. [More]
Clash at Batticaloa prison - 3 Injured
[ Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 04:29.50 AM ]
Three prison inmates were injured in the clash reported at 5.30 pm in the Batticaloa central prison last evening was rushed to the Batticaloa Teaching hospital. [More]
War ended: Tamils struggle continues
[ Monday, 29 September 2014, 01:03.19 PM ] []
Tamil delegates attend the UN sittings says activities of UN and international community are clear evident to understand the present situation in SriLanka. [More]
Panneer-selvam to take oaths as Tamil Nadu CM
[ Monday, 29 September 2014, 09:30.06 AM ] []
AIADMK legislature party meeting on Sunday unanimously elected O Panneerselvam as the new Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu. Panneerselvam, who met Governor K Rosaiah in the evening, is set to be sworn in on Monday at 11 am. [More]
I will burn you as Kannagi burn the Madurai - Mother from Killinochchie
[ Monday, 29 September 2014, 08:34.52 AM ] []
Presidential commission appointed to investigate on disappeared held their sittings at Killinochchie yesterday. [More]
After the Arrest of Jayalalitha, the arrival of Indian fishermen got reduced: Douglas
[ Monday, 29 September 2014, 06:19.51 AM ] []
The Minister Douglas Devananda has said that after the arrest of Selvi. Jayalalitha, the cross border activities of the Indian fishermen got reduced. [More]
Modi and Mahinda hold talks in the US
[ Sunday, 28 September 2014, 07:04.42 AM ] []
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Mahinda Rajapaksa held talks in New York today on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly meeting. [More]
Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa gets 4-year jail term
[ Saturday, 27 September 2014, 02:59.50 PM ]
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has been awarded a 4-year jail term by a Special Court which convicted her in a Rs.66 crore disproportionate asset case this afternoon. [More]
Jayalalithaa guilty in case, must resign
[ Saturday, 27 September 2014, 09:52.35 AM ]
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has been found guilty in a disproportionate assets case which will force her to resign as Chief Minister. [More]
India gives evidence to back LTTE ban
[ Saturday, 27 September 2014, 06:17.26 AM ]
An Indian tribunal that was set up to judicially scrutinise the ban on the LTTE today recorded evidence presented by the Indian Union government in support of a notification it issued proscribing the outfit, the Press Trust of India reported. [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]