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India says Sri Lanka is committed to 13A
[ 2014-09-16 04:32:31 ]
Sri Lanka has assured India that it is committed to implementing the 13th amendment in its constitution, the Indian External Affairs Ministry said today. [More]
Tamils seeks justice at UN premisses
[ 2014-09-16 02:16:41 ] []
Thousands of Tamils from all around the world gathered at the UN premises on seeking justice to genocide attacks committed by the Lankan government in Tamils land. [More]
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No cases on police tortures: Brito Fernando
[ 2014-09-16 09:12:35 ]
The Attorney General (AG) has not filed any case against the police, for torture since 2009, President of the Right to Life – Human Rights Centres (RtL-HRC), Brito Fernando said. [More]
CJ Mohan Peiris visits Mannar
[ 2014-09-16 09:03:39 ]
Chief Justice and the presidential council Mohan Peiris schedule to visit Mannar today. [More]
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Indian coastal security stepped up to prevent intrusion from SL
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 09:01.37 AM ]
Following inputs that some suspicious persons, having terror links, might intrude into India from Sri Lanka via sea route, the Indian district administration and police have strengthened coastal security by constituting ‘Coastal Security Ramnad,’ a standing committee to facilitate coordinated action by pooling intelligence. [More]
We will step away from the Government: Cautioned by Athuraliye Rathana Thero
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 08:59.20 AM ]
The Jathika Hela Urumaya Party’s Member of the Parliament Athuraliye Rathana Thero has cautioned, if the ruling party government of Srilanka is not willing to reduce the executive powers of the president, and then support to this government would be withdrawn by the Jathika Hela Urumaya Party. [More]
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Chinese leader accorded grand welcome
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 08:06.20 AM ] []
Chinese President is Xi Jinping was accorded a grand welcome at the Bandaranaike International Airport this morning. [More]
Tamil People should learn Sinhala: Indian deputy HC
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 07:58.17 AM ]
The acting Indian deputy high Commissioner in Jaffna S D Moorthi says that the Tamils in Jaffna should learn Sinhalese. [More]
Chinese president never brings relieves to SriLanka: Sajith Premadasa
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 04:48.29 AM ]
United National Party parliamentarian Sajith Premadasa stated Chinese president visits SriLanka never brings relives to this country. [More]
Body of a teacher murdered by Devala caretaker exhumed from devala premises
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 02:55.13 AM ] []
The body of female teacher attached to Gonakale Tamil Vidyalaya was exhumed before the Badulla Acting Magistrate and the Judicial Medical Officer of the Badulla hospital today. [More]
Arrest of Sri Lankan shows failure of intel agencies: G.K.Vasan
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 02:23.15 AM ]
The arrest of a Sri Lankan national in Chennai for allegedly spying for Pakistan pointed to the 'failure' of the central and state intelligence agencies, former Union minister GK Vasan said on today. [More]
7 Thai women arrested in Kollupitiya
[ Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 02:20.44 AM ]
Nine persons including seven Thai women were arrested during a raid on a brothel at Kollupitiya last evening by the Walana Organised Crimes Investigation Unit. [More]
Nigerian family ill-treated at BIA
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 04:53.16 PM ]
A Nigerian family had been unfairly treated by the authorities at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), Colombo due to the outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease, the Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora Affairs of Nigeria Abike Dabiri-Erewa charged. [More]
Cinematic abduction in Trincomalee: 4 Arrested
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 04:50.32 PM ]
Police arrested four youths over abducting woman from Trincomalee- Point Pedro. [More]
Young mother reported missing in Kurunegala
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 03:25.32 PM ]
Dhilki Niranjala, Mother of one,23, reported missing at Piyangiriya, Wellarawa, area in Kurunegala district. [More]
Bus conductor caught to the back wheel
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 03:16.58 PM ] []
Bus conductor run over by own bus at A 9 road in Murugandi , Mullaitivu. [More]
Hirunika with 14 security personals visits Uva
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 02:21.53 PM ] []
United People's Freedom Alliance parliamentarian Hirunika Premachchandran owns 6 bodyguards and 8 ministerial division officers. [More]
Three Lankans arrested in Italy
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 02:03.18 PM ]
Police in San Giovanni la Punta, in the Province of Catania in the Italian region of Sicily, have arrested three Sri Lankans over a brawl which took place last night. [More]
Farmers file FR against drought relief only for Monaragala
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 01:46.00 PM ] []
The All-Island Farmers Federation (AIFF) today (15) filed a petition at the Supreme Court seeking an order to pressure the authorities to provide Rs 2,500 as relief for drought affected people in the island nation, which is currently being suggested to provide only for the Monaragala district. [More]
Government ministers calls on Ranil to contest in common symbol
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 12:51.13 PM ]
Group of government ministers impose pressures on opposition leader Ranil Wickramasinghe to contest under the common symbol, sources said. [More]
Nepal Foreign Minister will SriLanka tomorrow
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 12:46.25 PM ]
Nepal Foreign Minister Mahendra Bahadur Pandey schedule to visit SriLanka tomorrow. [More]
Minister concerned over Norochcholai coal power plant deal with China
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 11:58.44 AM ]
A Government Minister has raised concerns over a reported deal being mooted between China and Sri Lanka, under which the Norochcholai coal power plant will be handed over to China. [More]
UNP working committee attempt to appoint Ravi Karunanayake as deputy leader
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 11:53.32 AM ]
A group of UNP working committee members is now exploring the possibility of presenting a “counter-proposal” to the party working Committee next week to appoint Colombo District MP Ravi Karunanayake as the Deputy Leader of the party. [More]
President to visit New York on September 22
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 08:25.28 AM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa will leave for the US on September 22 to attend the 69th session of the UN General Assembly at the UN Headquarters in New York, Foreign Ministry sources said. [More]
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Complaint filed against Fonseka at the Human Rights Commission
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 03:49.08 PM ]
Four members of the Democratic Party filed complaint against the party leader Sarath Fonseka at the human rights commission, over dictatorship ruling. [More]
Western nation troubles to handle Mahinda - Sivashakthi Anandan
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 05:33.17 AM ] []
Tamil National Alliance Vanni district parliamentarian Sivashakthi Anandan stated president Mahinda Rajapaksa is not only threatening to Lankan Tamil he is threatening to entire world. Modi government will keep cheque to him. [More]
Mahinda will directly meet up Harper and Cameron in US
[ Monday, 15 September 2014, 04:55.13 AM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa may come face to face with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and British Prime Minister David Cameron at a Commonwealth meeting in New York. [More]
Voting for BJP will not benefit TN: Jayalalitha
[ Sunday, 14 September 2014, 12:20.46 PM ]
Charging BJP with adopting 'double-standards' on the fishermen issue, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today said voting for the national party will not benefit the people of her state. [More]
Ten Lankans in British Army
[ Sunday, 14 September 2014, 07:43.48 AM ]
Some ten Sri Lankan nationals are serving in the British armed forces, UK Parliament was informed recently. [More]
Indian Coast Guard apprehends Sri Lankan boats with crew
[ Sunday, 14 September 2014, 07:40.05 AM ]
Indian Coast Guard on Saturday apprehended two Sri Lankan boats and 10 crew members for their alleged illegal fishing in Indian waters. [More]
President hails China’s role in Lanka
[ Sunday, 14 September 2014, 07:31.06 AM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa has hailed Chinese President Xi Jinping’s initiative of 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, saying the economic corridor bears significance to the island nation’s development. [More]
Intelligence Department is Cautioning about Airport-Taxi-Services
[ Saturday, 13 September 2014, 12:27.41 PM ]
The Intelligence Department is warning about the Airport-Taxi-Services. [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]