Important News
Never appear before Bribery Commission: Mahinda
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 02:51.03 AM ]
Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa today announced that he will never record statement at the Bribery Commission today where he was unaware of the issue to be questioned against him. [More]
Important News
Court Orders For the Checking of Shiranthi Rajapaksa’s Bank Account
[ 2015-04-25 06:25:31 ]
The Court Orders for the Checking up of the banking transactions of Shiranthi Rajapaksa, the wife of the former president Mahinda Rajapaksa. The Sirilak Saviya Foundation is headed by Shiranthi Rajapaksa, wife of former president Mahinda Rajapaksa. [More]
Why Mahinda Ignored the Meeting with the President?
[ 2015-04-25 05:19:10 ]
A separate meeting has been already scheduled for this evening at 7 p.m. between the President Maithripala Sirisena and the former president Mahinda Rajapaksa. But according to the sources, Mahinda has cancelled today’s meeting with the president. [More]
Latest News
I am Prepared To Face The Investigation: Mahinda Rajapaksa
[ 2015-04-25 14:25:45 ]
The Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa said that he is prepared to face and encounter any kind of inquiries with the Bribery Commission. [More]
Complaint Filed Against Mahinda over Misappropriating Tsunami Funds
[ 2015-04-25 09:10:35 ] []
The Deputy Social Services Minister in Sri Lanka, Ranjan Ramanayake lodged a complaint against the former President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption yesterday. [More]
Dual Citizenships is Going to be Granted to 400 Sri Lankans Staying Abroad
[ Saturday, 25 April 2015, 08:51.28 AM ]
It has been decided by the Public Peace Ministry to Grant Dual Citizenships to 400 Sri Lankans who are residing presently abroad. [More]
Dilrukshi will not be removed: Wijeyadasa
[ Saturday, 25 April 2015, 08:32.06 AM ]
The Justice Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe yesterday said that Mrs. Dilrukshi Dias Wickramasinghe, Director General of the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption wouldn’t be removed. [More]
I Still Do Not Have Confidence In the Government-Ananthi Sasitharan
[ Saturday, 25 April 2015, 08:28.12 AM ]
The Northern Provincial Councillor Ananthi Sasitharan has said that she still does not have confidence in the Mathripala’s Government. [More]
ven Though My Daughter Received Presidential Pardon Upto Now She Has Not Been Released: Udaya Siri’s Mother
[ Saturday, 25 April 2015, 04:42.14 AM ]
The Mother of Sinnatamby Udaya Sri (the Sigiriya scribbler) said with tears in her eyes, "Even Though My Daughter Received Presidential Pardon long time ago, up to now, she has not been released from the prison". [More]
Sri Lanka reiterates warning on Indian fishermen
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 04:27.27 PM ]
The Sri Lankan government on Friday reiterated its warning that Indian fishermen who violate Sri Lanka's maritime border and illegally fish within its waters will be arrested. [More]
Norwegian ambassador appreciates Maithri's good governance
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 04:06.34 PM ]
Norwegian Ambassador Grete Lochen, called on President Maithripala Sirisena today, 24th April, to commend the president on his dedication towards strengthening democracy and creating good governance in the country despite numerous obstacles. [More]
Dissolve parliament - Dinesh Gunawardene
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 03:41.58 PM ]
Addressing media briefing at the Parliamentary Complex parliamentarian Dinesh Gunawardene called upon to dissolve the parliament end of 100 days programme promised in the presidential election. [More]
Dullas Alahapperuma apologies from minority communities
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 03:38.40 PM ]
UPFA MP Dullas Alahapperuma today apologised for using a lion’s flag without the two coloured strips -- reprsenting the minorities -- at the protest held outside the Bribery Commission yesterday. [More]
Internal probe on end of July - Mangala Samaraweera
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 03:32.47 PM ]
UN report on Lankan war crimes schedule to submit at the Council on month of September and government decided to conduct internal probe with an immediate effect. [More]
Ranjan Ramanayake lodged complaint against MR
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 01:23.12 PM ]
A complaint has been lodged at the Bribery Commission against former President Mahinda Rajapakse on charges of misappropriating Rs. 82 billion from tsunami funds in 2004 by Deputy Minister of Social Services Ranjan Ramanayake. [More]
Notice issued to 27 individuals for protest near Bribery Commission
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 01:12.02 PM ] []
Notice was issued by Colombo Chief Magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya to 27 individuals to appear at the court on May 8, on charges of contempt of court, after they staged a protest in front of the Bribery Commission violating a court order. [More]
Bishops met President
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 12:38.06 PM ] []
Catholic bishops representing 6 provinces met head of state Maithripala Sirisena today. [More]
Bandaragama police constable murder : Wife arrested
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 12:30.39 PM ] []
The wife and a relative of SI R.W. Palihawadana were arrested today in connection to his murder. [More]
Wele Suda’s accomplice remanded
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 12:06.25 PM ]
A suspect arrested for his alleged involvement in a large scale drug racket was remanded until May 08 by the Colombo Magistrate’s Court. [More]
Sri Lanka vranked 132 at the 2015 World’s Happiness Report
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 12:00.45 PM ]
Sri Lanka had been ranked 132 at the 2015 World’s Happiness Report compiled by a group of international academics on the people’s wellbeing, GDP, Per Capita and healthy life expectancy in 158 countries. [More]
Mahinda visits his brother
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 09:49.18 AM ] []
Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa today visited his brother Basil who was admitted to the Colombo National Hospital (CNH). [More]
New govt’s policies have created positive environment : Ban Ki-moon
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 09:39.10 AM ] []
Welcoming the new Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has stated that a positive environment has been created by the policies of the new government in Sri Lanka for a greater collaboration with the United Nations and the international community. [More]
If 20 members signs, I will resign: Prasanna Ranathunga
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 08:41.27 AM ]
Western Provincial Council Chief Minister Prasanna Ranathunga says I’m ready to resign when 20 members of the council agrees to sign in the official document submitted against me. [More]
No meeting between Mahinda: Maithri
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 08:32.28 AM ]
Former Minister Kumara Welgama says discussions will not take place between former president Mahinda Rajapaksa and President Maithripala Sirisena. [More]
BBS urge government not to harm Gotabaya
[ Friday, 24 April 2015, 08:19.30 AM ]
The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) said today it would urge the government not to harm former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa because he was a conscientious government servant who risked his life to bring peace to the country. [More]
President denies special benefits to minorities in SL
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 05:07.16 PM ]
Head of state president Maithripala Sirisena strongly denies special benefits to minority communities in SriLanka especially to Tamil and Muslim people. [More]
AG to be suspended
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 05:00.03 PM ]
SriLanka Attorney General (AG)Youwanjana Wanasundara will be dismiss from his relevant position within couple of two week time period, sources said. [More]
Controversial lion flag at Gota's protest - Investigations underway
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 02:38.45 PM ] []
Investigations commenced on flags owned by the protesters arrived to cast their support towards former defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa in front of the Bribery Commission this morning. [More]
Namal appeared for his uncle Basil
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 01:07.43 PM ] []
Since end of the presidential election former minister Basil Rajapaksa left the country and it was blamed that he is only responsible for his defeat. [More]
3 more Rajapaksa's to be arrested soon
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 08:24.56 AM ]
The Police Department sources reported that 3 high ranking officials of the Rajapaksa government are to be arrested by the Police Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) within next few days. [More]
Gotabhaya Went to Welikada Prison to See Basil
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 08:07.54 AM ] []
The Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa left the Bribery Commission a short while ago after his lawyers requested more time as the matter, he was questioned was different from the one which was informed to him. [More]
President chairs seminar on constitutional reforms
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 05:15.41 AM ]
A convention of UPFA members is to be held today under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at 3.00 pm in the Viharamahadevi Open Air Theater. [More]
Rambukwell blamed Chandrika
[ Thursday, 23 April 2015, 05:03.58 AM ]
Former Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella blamed former president Chandrika Kumaratunga over controversial situation reporting in this island. [More]
(2nd Lead)
Wigneswaran urges SL State to respect international principle on resettlement
[ Monday, 23 March 2015, 04:45.51 PM ] []
“Unless Grama Sevaka Divisions 244 and 252 are released in full as promised earlier, what has been gingerly granted today would hardly be of any use to the few families now selected to enter their erstwhile denied lands,” Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran said in his address at Vazhalaay during the visit by SL President, Prime Minister and former President Chandrika Kumaratunga. [More]
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