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Wariyapola girl files fundamental rights violation petition
[ 2014-08-29 12:55:58 ] []
Wariyapola girl files fundamental rights violation petition at the Supreme Court. [More]
New leadership for TNA?
[ 2014-08-29 08:14:11 ]
Tamil National Alliance(TNA) decided to register them as political party and operates under new leader, leading Sinhala newspaper reports. [More]
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Pakistan cricketers prevented from entering the Dambulla mosque
[ 2014-08-29 15:14:08 ]
Members of the Pakistani cricket team, who were in Dambulla today, were prevented from entering the Masjidul Khaira mosque in Dambulla for their Friday evening prayers. [More]
Pakistan Air Force chief greats Defence Secretary
[ 2014-08-29 14:03:27 ] []
Pakistan Air Force chief Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt met Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa in Colombo and discussed ways to strengthen defence cooperation between the two countries. [More]
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Government creates problems in health sector: UNP
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 01:57.56 PM ]
The United National Party today blamed the government is only responsible for all attacks and tense situations reported in the health services. [More]
Sri Lanka Tourism welcomes one millionth tourist
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 01:46.26 PM ] []
Sri Lanka Tourism Thursday welcomed the arrival of one millionth tourist for the year at the Bandaranaike International Airport(BIA) yesterday. [More]
SC postpones verdict on animal sacrifice
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 12:49.54 PM ]
The Supreme Court today postponed the verdict of the Munneswaram Kovil priests appeal against the Appeal Court judgment on animal sacrifice for 3 September. [More]
Triple murder: Two sentenced to death
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 12:43.34 PM ]
Two people found guilty of having murdered three members of same family on February 12, 2002 at Udugama in Galle. [More]
Kamalendharan released on condition bail
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 09:00.10 AM ]
Northern Provincial Council former opposition leader Kamalendhran released on condition bail by the Jaffna high court today. [More]
Police raided casino center was attacked
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 08:49.03 AM ]
Police officer raided the casino center was attacked in Munneshwaran, Chilaw. [More]
Why do parliamentarians skip parliamentary sittings ?
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 08:41.23 AM ]
Parliamentarians’ attendance has dropped sharply and Opposition members skip parliament even when important Bills were taken up. [More]
Two children drowned
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 08:20.10 AM ]
Two children drowned in the Chettikulam tank at Silavathurai, Mannar last evening. [More]
Lankan woman drowned in Australia
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 04:09.50 AM ] []
The brother who found his younger sister Amesha Rajapakse drowned in a Western Sydney creek just metres from their home said she was the “cleverest” person he knew. [More]
Cops Silent on Weapons in Erstwhile LTTE Training Site
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 03:36.34 AM ]
Even as the police chose to keep a studied silence on Tuesday’s sensational recovery of explosives at Kumbarapatti forests near Kolathur, speculations are rife about their origin as the site was once a training camp for the LTTE during its infancy. [More]
80 Hate incidents against Muslims - Secretariat for Muslims
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 03:14.39 AM ]
The Secretariat for Muslims has released a compilation of hate incidents where Sri Lankan Muslims have been victimized, during the first five months of 2014 – listing out a total of 80 instances of threats, attacks and harassments etc. [More]
Government interested to work together with Northern Provincial Council
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 03:08.22 AM ]
The Minister of Economic Development Basil Rajapaksa says that government interested to work together with Northern Provincial Council (NPC). NPC should support the Divineguma bill. [More]
Two new detention centres for illegal foreigners
[ Friday, 29 August 2014, 03:03.50 AM ]
2 New detention centres have been established by the Department of Immigration and Emigration to detain foreigners overstaying their visas after seeking refugee status with the UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR). [More]
Puppies are to be sold poster contains Nimalka's phone number
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 04:22.21 PM ] []
Non Governmental Organizations (NGO) activist and Attorney Nimalka Fernando has complained to the Fort police seeking an inquiry against a poster campaign by unknown persons indicating that puppies were to be sold, giving her contact number in the posters. [More]
3 Military personals arrested over attacking checker at the Yaz Devi train
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 04:17.15 PM ]
Three military personals arrested over attacking checker at the Yaz Devi train transporting passengers from Palai to Colombo. [More]
TNA ready to resume talks: Sumandhiran
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 03:33.49 PM ]
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) said today it was ready to resume talks with the Government in search of a lasting solution to the ethnic crisis based on power devolution within a united Sri Lanka. [More]
Spain seeks Sri Lanka’s support
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 03:26.26 PM ]
Spain is to seek Sri Lanka’s support for a seat on the UN Security Council, the Spanish media reported today. [More]
More than hundred election violations reported in Uva
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 03:18.54 PM ]
Election monitors says more than hundred election violations reported in the Uva Province. [More]
What happened to 16,000 SriLankans?
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 01:58.22 PM ]
The International Committee of the Red Cross(ICRC) says in Sri Lanka, the fate and whereabouts of more than 16,000 people remain unknown. [More]
Ex-DIG Vass Gunawardena released on bail
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 01:53.33 PM ]
Ex-DIG Vass Gunawardena was enlarged on bail, today, in a case where he was accused of threatening a group of CID officers including ASP Shani Abeysekara, by the Colombo High Court. [More]
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Not allow western forces to enter the country: Basil Rajapaksa
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 12:34.11 PM ] []
Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa has said that he will not allow western forces to enter the country and disrupt its peace. [More]
15 Chinese beauty queens are on a tour in Parakramabahu palace
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 08:16.51 AM ] []
It is reported that it is going to produce a film on the historical places with the 15 Chinese beauty queens who are on a tour in Sri Lanka. [More]
Ready to discuss with Modi: Wigneswaran
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 06:37.58 AM ]
Northern Provincial Council Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran said that he is ready to hold discussions with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on present political situation of the northern provincial council. [More]
US institution carries out satellite survey of Jaffna HSZ
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 04:08.56 AM ] []
Sri Lanka’s primary High Security Zone (HSZ) in the Northern Peninsula has recently come under satellite surveillance consequent to a request by a UK-based NGO, namely the Sri Lanka Campaign for Peace and Justice. [More]
The largest LTTE training camp was located at Kolathur
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 03:57.46 AM ] []
The village of Kolathur, 11 km from the Mettur dam in Salem district in Tamil Nadu, was one of the places in Tamil Nadu where the cadre of the LTTE were imparted armed training in the early 1980s to fight the Sri Lankan forces, a report appearing in The Hindu newspaper today said. [More]
President Rajapaksa suffers from blood in urine
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 09:22.13 AM ]
President Mahinda Rajapakse is suffering from blood in urine. [More]
Gota's entry into politics
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 08:59.35 AM ]
Sri Lanka defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapakse has designated the infamous senior DIG Anura Senanayke with certain tasks targeting Gota's entry into politics, and this notorious DIG is deeply in his toils with a view to serving Gota 's goal, according to reports reaching Lanka e news inside information division. [More]
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Wariapola girl arrested
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 08:32.12 AM ] []
The girl who slapped a boy in public at a bus station in Wariapola, an incident which was captured on video and went viral, was taken in for questioning by the police 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]