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Deputy Indian HC visits NPC Agricultural Minister
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 03:32.11 PM ] []
Newly appointed deputy Indian High Commissioner to SriLanka Arumugam Nadarajan visited the office of Northern Provincial Council (NPC) Agricultural Minister P.Iyngaranesan today. [More]
Final decision on CJ would be inform to parliament on Friday
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 01:41.36 PM ]
Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe says that final decision on Chief Justice would be inform to parliament on Friday. [More]
Palitha Thewarapperuma further remanded
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 12:52.01 PM ]
Matugama Magistrate’s Court today ordered that United National Party (UNP) MP Palitha Thewarapperuma be remanded till February 2 in connection with the Agalawatta assault case, the Police said. [More]
Nisha Biswal to visit SriLanka
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 12:49.04 PM ]
Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal is to visit Sri Lanka from 31 January – 02 February 2015. Assistant Secretary Biswal is to meet with Sri Lankan officials to discuss a range of bilateral issues, including post-conflict reconciliation, justice and accountability issues. [More]
Revoking EU's ban on fish imports to take time -EC
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 12:13.59 PM ]
Several months will elapse before the ban on imports of fish from Sri Lanka is revoked, the European Commission said (EC). [More]
The True Independence to the Nation came on 9th of January only- Azad Sally
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 12:10.54 PM ]
Speaking at a media briefing in Colombo, Leader of the National Unity Front Azad Sally stated that Sri Lanka’s actual Independence Day is not 4th of February-1948, but 9th of January-2015. [More]
Presidential secretariat expenses of Rs.8000 billion reduced upto Rs.256 billion
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 11:49.16 AM ]
According to the new budget proposal Presidential secretariat expenses of Rs.8000 billion reduced upto Rs.256 billion . [More]
Fonseka to contest independently in general election
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 11:39.17 AM ]
Leader of the Democratic Party Maj.Gen.Sarath Fonseka announced that he will contest as an independent candidate in the upcoming general election at Colombo district. [More]
Jayasinghe Bandara fills Maithri's seat
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 08:25.33 AM ]
Jayasinghe Bandara, who received the 5th highest number of preference votes for the UPFA from the Polonnaruwa District at the 2010 General Election, was sworn in as a Parliamentarian filling the Parliamentary seat vacated by President Maithripala Sirisena. [More]
Zuhair replaces Anusha
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 08:15.07 AM ]
Sri Lanka’s former ambassador to Iran, M M Zuhair was today appointed as the new Director General of the Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (TRC) of Sri Lanka. [More]
Sudden gas, fuel shortages in SriLanka
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 08:03.59 AM ]
Sudden fuel and gas cylinder shortages reporting in several towns at SriLanka, consumers said. [More]
Two women Arrested in Puttalam for Selling Marijuana
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 07:53.21 AM ]
The Police have arrested two women who were allegedly under suspicion selling Marijuana in Puttalam Koswatta area. [More]
Prime Minister’s Special Speech Prior to the Presentation of the Budget
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 07:50.24 AM ]
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is going to address his special speech at the Parliament Session of Meetings today prior to the presentation of the Budget. [More]
British House of Commons question about futureof Tamils in SriLanka?
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 05:07.46 AM ]
A cohort of British MPs, highlighting past failures of the international community to protect Tamils from “ethnic cleansing” and the need of the new government of Sri Lanka to take concrete steps to reconcile with Tamils, debated the issue of ‘Tamils in Sri Lanka’ at the House of Commons. [More]
If corruption proved i will retire from politics: Bandhula Gunawardene
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 05:01.49 AM ]
The former minister of education Bandhula Gunawardene says if any corruption activities proved against me I will retire from politics. [More]
Changing heads of media not enough - FMM
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 03:01.07 AM ]
Free Media Movement (FMM) said that a substantial change in state media institutions will not take place merely by changing the Head of Media [More]
Do not send back Lankan refugees - Panneerselvam
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 04:24.19 PM ]
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday termed the Centre’s decision to hold an inter-ministerial meeting to discuss the repatriation of Sri Lankan Tamil refugees as ‘premature’ and asked it to defer it, saying conditions in Sri Lanka’s northeast were not conducive for them to return. [More]
Supreme Court judge K.Sripawan 45th Chief Justice of SriLanka?
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 04:19.48 PM ] []
Supreme Court judge K.Sripawan would be appointed as the 45th Chief Justice of SriLanka sources said. [More]
President - Left Front party member hold special discussion
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 04:08.56 PM ]
President Maithripala Sirisena schedule to meet senior member of the Left Front parties at the presidential secretariat today. [More]
British FM to meet people at Waligamam North
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 04:06.50 PM ]
British Foreign Minister Hugo Swire schedule to meet people at Waligamam North tomorrow. [More]
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HRW slams former Government
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 03:23.16 PM ]
The Sri Lankan government stepped up pressure in 2014 on human rights activists and journalists, particularly those urging justice for past war crimes, Human Rights Watch said in its World Report 2015 released today. [More]
British FM meets displaced people at Waligamam North
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 03:21.01 PM ] []
British Foreign Minister Hugo Swire today visited the displaced people at in Chunnagam Ganapathipillay welfare camp in Waligamam North at 2.30 pm today. [More]
Tamil people are fear to trust new government - Wigneswaran informs Hugo Swire
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 12:41.36 PM ] []
British Foreign Minister Hugo Swire and his team pays official visit to Jaffna peninsula today and met Northern Provincial Council Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran at the Jaffna Public library complex today. [More]
Rs.10,000/- Salary increment for state sector employees
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 11:45.55 AM ]
The Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanyake present the budget proposal at the parliament short while ago. In the proposal minister promised to increase state sectors salary income by Rs.10,000/-. [More]
Former CJ Shirani Bandaranayake retires ! Greets Sripavan
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 07:59.58 AM ]
Participating in her ceremonial sitting today (29), Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake said that justice was served to her after two years. [More]
Naval commander appoints committee to investigate on Yoshitha
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 05:03.58 AM ]
Navy commander appointed special investigation committee to hold investigations on Yoshitha Rajapaksa’s appointment in Lankan Navy. [More]
New plans on national security
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 05:00.13 AM ] []
Head of Trilingual Force President Maithiripala Sirisena says inorder to strengthen the national security of this nation new government decided to implement changes in the national security. [More]
Mini budget today
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 02:54.20 AM ]
New Lankan government headed by the president Maithripala Sirisena decided to present their “Mini Budget” at the parliament 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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