Minister of Finance requests Lankans at Japan not to export vehicles to SL
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 03:56.06 PM ]
The Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanyake called upon SriLankans at Japan not to send export vehicles towards SriLanka till submission of new budget proposal on month of November. [More]
Sajith to re-introduce Gamudawa housing project
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 03:36.56 PM ]
The national ceremony and commencement of programs to mark World Habitat Day will take place today (05) at Maligawatta Housing Scheme Premises, Colombo 10, where late Ranasinghe Premadasa initiated the concept of settlements. [More]
Japan agreed to develop BIA
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 02:01.16 PM ]
Japan agreed to grant financial assistance for the second stage of development activities of Katunayake Bandaranaike international airport. [More]
Wild elephants attacks four houses in Batticaloa
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 01:57.53 PM ]
Eastern Provincial Council member Markandu Nadaraja says that wild elephants as cause damages to 4 houses in the Poratheevupatru area in Batticaloa during the wee hours. [More]
UN permanent representative to SriLanka met the Eastern Chief Minister
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 01:48.53 PM ] []
UN permanent representative to SriLanka met the Eastern Chief Minister Hafiz Nazeer at his office today. [More]
No enemies to SriLanka at international arena : President
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 01:34.48 PM ] []
President Maithiripala Sirisena today announced there are no enemies to SriLanka in the international arena. [More]
Japanese Foreign Minister supports domestic Probe
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 12:47.38 PM ] []
The Japanese Foreign Minister pledges the support for the domestic Mechanism. [More]
Man hacked to death at Colombo
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 12:06.04 PM ]
The police on Monday (05) morning found the body of a 38 years old man who was hacked to death near the golf grounds situated at Kithulwatta Road in Borella. [More]
D.A. Rajapaksa Foundation misleads UDA
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 10:14.57 AM ]
The UDA has decided to investigate a breach of agreement reached with D.A.Rajapaksa Foundation when it handed over a state-owned land, where CSN is now located, reports say [More]
15 Injured in CTB- Air Force buses collision at A9 road
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 10:05.20 AM ] []
15 Injured in the CTB and Air Force buses head to head collision while at Punawa area in the A9 road this morning. [More]
Met department warns on heavy thunder showers and landslide
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 09:51.12 AM ] []
The Met Department says showers or thundershowers may occur at times in the Northern, Western, Central and Sabaragamuwa Provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts. [More]
Northern CM welcomes President
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 09:21.46 AM ] []
Northern Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran welcomes President Maithripala Sirisena at Killonochchi today. [More]
Government armed Tamil groups during war!
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 07:00.39 AM ]
The Army had given thousands of weapons during the war on the orders of the defence ministry to Tamil groups opposed to the LTTE, and those groups had carried out civilian murders and robberies using those weapons, reports say. [More]
Brother of Kondaya killed little Seya
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 06:41.36 AM ]
Samantha Jayalath, the elder brother of Dunesh Priyashantha alias ‘Kondaya’ has confessed to abducting, sexual abusing and killing five-year-old Seya Sadewmi, the CID informed the Minuwangoda Magistrate today. [More]
Prasanna Ranatunga called upon to abolish executive presidency method
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 06:36.45 AM ]
Former Western Provincial Council Chief Minister and the Parliamentarian Prasanna Ranatunga called upon to abolish executive presidency method from this island. [More]
Dr. Eliyantha White at FCID
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 06:32.18 AM ]
Eliyantha White, personal doctor of the former president Mahinda Rajapaksa appeared before the Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID) short while ago. [More]
PM to meet Lankans at Japan
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 05:58.35 AM ]
Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe who is currently on visit to Japan is schedule to meet Lankans at Tokyo day and also Prime Minister will address special conference hosted by the Japanese Business Forum. [More]
Government will completely implement the Genva resolution: Rajitha Senaratne
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 04:32.29 AM ]
Cabinet minister Rajitha Senaratne announced government will completely implement the Genva resolution. [More]
Ceylon chamber seeks review of finance bill
[ Sunday, 04 October 2015, 12:35.36 PM ]
Sri Lanka’s leading trade body, the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC) believes that the Finance Bill of March 2015, presented to Parliament recently sends a negative signal to the private sector and is likely to deter investment. [More]
Japanese PM assures full support to Sri Lanka
[ Sunday, 04 October 2015, 12:19.19 PM ] []
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe today assured his full support and that of his Government to Sri Lanka, when he had brief talks with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Japan. [More]
Rs.9 million spend to welcome Lankan President
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 03:43.55 PM ]
Rupees 9 million are reported to have been set aside for a special celebration welcoming President Maithripala Sirisena’s return to the island after attending the sessions of the UN General Assembly. [More]
President returns 615 acres of lands at Killinochchi and Mullaitivu districts
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 01:09.37 PM ] []
Head of state president Maithiripala Sirisena today returned 615 acres of lands used by the Lankan military personals for past 6 years at Killinochchi and Mullaitivu districts towards relevant owners. [More]
Floating marker turned into hub of brothels
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 07:04.38 AM ] []
Fort floating market which was constructed by the former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa was turned in to hub of brothels and drug dealers. [More]
Leading cabinet minister threatens police officers
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 06:56.30 AM ]
Police officers lodged complaint at IGP over threatening issued by leading cabinet minister. [More]
Is India Threatening U.N.?....Whose Mistakes are these? The Internal Facts!
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 06:07.46 AM ] []
The Political Reviewers and Senior Media Professionals are explaining about the Strengths and Weaknesses of the Tamils at the U.N. Session of Meetings. [More]
Gaddafi who has his arm on my shoulder to end the war : Mahinda
[ Monday, 05 October 2015, 03:54.12 AM ]
Though the passage of the US sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka in the UNHRC without a vote last Thursday is being hailed as a diplomatic victory for Sri Lanka, I am unable to share that view. [More]
Mahinda slams resolution, defends ties with Gaddafi
[ Sunday, 04 October 2015, 12:31.20 PM ]
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa says though the passage of the US sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) without a vote last Thursday is being hailed as a diplomatic victory for Sri Lanka, he is unable to share that view. [More]
Chamal betrays Mahinda : Sath Handa
[ Sunday, 04 October 2015, 10:59.31 AM ]
Former Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa has been questioned by the FCID over the probe conducted on the CSN TV channel, which is said to be owned by the Rajapaksa family. [More]
US slams human rights violations in SriLanka
[ Friday, 26 June 2015, 08:03.21 AM ]
Several human rights violations had taken place last year in Sri Lanka , according to the annual human rights report of the US State Department released yesterday (Thursday). [More]
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