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Dayasiri Jayasekara fallen on sudden ill
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 08:07.05 AM ]
North-Western Province Chief Minister DayasiriJayasekara was admitted to the Badulla Hospital last night after he took ill suddenly but had left hospital on his own accord this morning after undergoing several tests, hospital sources said. [More]
Discussions on abolishing executive presidency - Min. Vasudeva
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 06:41.12 AM ]
The Minister of National Languages Vasudeva Nanayakkara said end of the Uva Provincial Council election we have decided to hold discussions with the SriLanka Freedom party on abolishing executive presidency. [More]
Pakistan’s new defence attache greets Lankan commander
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 04:36.36 AM ]
The newly-appointed Defence Attaché to the High Commission of Pakistan in Colombo, Colonel Mohammed R Irshad Khan, paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Daya Ratnyake at his office. [More]
Norochcholai out again
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 04:27.55 AM ]
The Norochcholai coal-fired power plant stopped power generation yesterday evening. Its first turbine had to be shut down due to technical problems again depriving the national grid a further 300 MW of electricity. [More]
Kidneys of a Tamil women give life to two Sinhalese
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 04:01.22 AM ]
Two kidneys of the Tamil ladies who was in the ICU have been transplanted at Kandy hospital to two Sinhalese who were in need of kidney transplants. [More]
All political parties including ruling party has violated the election law - EC
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 03:51.57 AM ]
Election Commissioner (EC) Mahinda Deshapriya said all political parties including ruling party has violated the election law. [More]
Ready to hold direct talks with Tamil National Alliance - Government
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 03:12.17 AM ]
The SriLankan government today announced , Tamil National Alliance should submit all their demands to the parliamentary select committee, not to India or any other nation. [More]
Pakistan helps to sought in heroin battle in SriLanka
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 03:09.01 AM ]
SriLankan police media spokesman Ajith Rohana announced that Lankan police seeks support from Pakistani police to control heroin smuggling activities. [More]
Minister Peiris met Lankan Ambassadors based in Europe
[ Thursday, 28 August 2014, 03:06.24 AM ]
The Minister of External Affairs Professor G L Peiris met Sri Lankan Ambassadors based in Europe and discussed initiatives to counter campaigns against the country, using human rights and other issues as political tools. [More]
Modi has already taken steps to grant justice to Tamils in SriLanka: Sambanthan
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 04:48.13 PM ] []
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has already taken steps to grant justice to Tamils in SriLanka, TNA leader R.Sambanthan said. [More]
Ready to work together with TNA: Douglas Devananda
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 04:41.40 PM ] []
Douglas Devananda, Minister and the EPDP general secretary today said if the Tamil National Alliance follows Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s advice, we are ready to work together with them. [More]
Packer faces legal issues to open his casino resort in SL
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 03:15.27 PM ]
Australian gambling tycoon James Packer’s Crown Ltd is facing months of new delays in building a planned $400 million Sri Lanka hotel and casino resort due to unspecified legal issues, a government minister told the Reuters news agency. [More]
Four Lankans face life threats in Taiwan
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 02:30.11 PM ]
Four Lankans visited Thaiwan to serve in the Shipping company currently faces life threats. [More]
205 Acres lands grabbed for the construction of runaway in Mullaitivu
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 01:27.21 PM ] []
Army media spokesman Brig.Ruwan Wanigasooriya today announced separate lands would be given to families lost their lands due to development activities of Mullaitivu runaway. [More]
Police failed to control violence: Ruling party
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 01:07.16 PM ]
The ruling United People’s Freedom Alliance(UPFA) today accused the police of failing to control the violence which erupted in Badalkumbura on Monday night. [More]
BBS challenges Muslim organizations to announce their stance on ISIS attacks
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 12:41.13 PM ]
Dilantha Vithanage,the executive director of Bodu Bala Sena today challenged the All island Ceylon Jamiyyathul Ulama Council and Shura Council to announce their stance on ISIS terrorist attack. [More]
2 Indians arrested for allegedly possessing photographs of high security zones
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 12:11.32 PM ]
Two Indians were arrested at Modara yesterday for allegedly possessing photographs of high security zones including the Parliament and the Prime Minister’s Residence, the Police said today. [More]
100 Years old Grand mother lives with 120 children and grandchildren
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 12:09.15 PM ] []
A woman, who has 120 sons, daughters, grandsons and granddaughters, is reportedly found in Hathmunakotuwela area in Hingurakkgoda, Polonnaruwa. [More]
15 Chinese models visits SriLanka
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 09:34.43 AM ] []
Final 15 Chinese national beauty contestants visits SriLanka to promote the tourism between China and SriLanka. [More]
India has to go to war to retrieve Kachatheevu: AG
[ Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 08:21.34 AM ]
Indian Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that retrieving Kachatheevu Island was an impossible task and India would have to declare war with Sri Lanka to retrieve it. [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]