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Opposition leader to visit landslide victims tomorrow
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 02:33.44 PM ]
Opposition leader Ranil Wickramasinghe schedule to visit Koslanda war victims at 9.00 am tomorrow. [More]
Landslide warning - 80 Families displaced
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 02:20.08 PM ] []
300 Individual from 80 families residing in the Uvagale estate in the Lindhula police division in Talawakele are requested to vacate the site and they are temporarily residing in the Tangale Tamil Maha Vidiyalayam. [More]
US express condolences to landslide victims
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 01:20.04 PM ] []
The United States extends its deepest condolences to the Government of Sri Lanka and the families affected by the recent landslides in Koslanda. [More]
Government considering declaration of a day of national mourning
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 01:14.57 PM ] []
The government is considering declaration of a day of national mourning over the tragedy of death and devastation caused by the landslide Miriyabedda village in Haldummulla. [More]
Youth strongly criticized the government arrested
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 01:12.32 PM ]
Madawatchchiya police arrested youth strongly criticized the government and Lankan military personals. [More]
President visits Koslanda landslide victims
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 08:24.19 AM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa arrived at Meeriyabedda in Badulla this morning to inspect the areas affected by the landslide and met the displaced people there. [More]
Man stabbed to death in Dematagoda
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 08:16.03 AM ]
A-39-year-old man was stabbed to death at Weluwana Road in Dematagoda this morning, police said. [More]
Rescue operation at Koslanda underway
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 08:13.44 AM ]
Rescue operations halted last evening due to the prevailing bad weather condition in Meeriyabedda was re-commenced this morning with the aid of heavy military machinery, army, police and residents of the area. [More]
Landslide warning issued in Nuwara Eliya: 150 Families evacuated
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 04:51.27 AM ]
The National Building Research Organisation(NBRO) issues landslide warning in Nuwara Eliya district and 150 families evacuated to safe zones. [More]
Counter-Terrorism team visit the north
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 04:17.30 AM ]
A group of Counter-Terrorism experts from the United Nations (UN) visited Jaffna today and assessed the security situation in the north and also discussed the development work undertaken by the Government. [More]
JHU to support common candidate
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 03:54.25 AM ]
Ongoing high profile talks between the SLFP and the JHU to resolve a simmering dispute over the latter’s constitutional and political reform proposals primarily meant to dilute presidential powers have failed to produce the desired results. [More]
UNHRC to release report on SriLanka today
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 03:49.50 AM ]
The UN Human Rights Committee is to publish a report tomorrow on its concluding observations regarding a review on Sri Lanka and a few other countries. [More]
NBRO warned this estate was unsuitable for living , Investigations commenced
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 03:32.00 AM ]
At a media briefing held on Wednesday Former Minister of Disaster Management, Mahinda Samarasinghe expressed his views on the tragedy. [More]
Minister of Disaster Management visits disaster site
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 03:10.52 AM ] []
Line houses at the 7th,8th,9th,10th ,11th and 12th divisions in the Meeriyabedda river bank completely destroyed in this landslide. [More]
President asks Harin to safeguard Ranil
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 04:14.05 PM ]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa had wished Uva PC opposition leader - Harin Fernando for his 38th birthday. [More]
Inclement weather halts rescue operation at Koslanda landslide
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 04:10.57 PM ] []
Due to the inclement weather condition rescue operation of Koslanda landslide stopped. [More]
Permanent solution for fishermen issue: Sushma Swaraj
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 03:57.18 PM ]
Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said that a permanent solution will be reached with Sri Lanka on the fishing issue and the Indian Government will look at an interim solution till then. [More]
Minister Thondaman visits Badhulla
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 01:38.39 PM ] []
Minister Arumugam Thondaman rushed to the landslide affected area in Koslanda, Badhulla today. [More]
Eastern Provincial Councilor declare opens road
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 12:55.50 PM ] []
General Secretary of the Illankai Tamil Arasu Kadchi and the Tamil National Alliance Eastern Provincial Council member K.Thurairaajasingham declared opened the Wagg House road at Vandharumullai, Batticaloa on Tuesday. [More]
An Indian national found dead at BIA
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 12:48.48 PM ]
An Indian national arrived from the Middle East country by the SriLankan Air Lines flight reported dead while at the Katunayake airport this morning. [More]
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6 Days of Darkness in December 2014 - NASA
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 02:31.37 PM ] []
The report "NASA Confirms Earth Will Experience 6 Days of Total Darkness in December 2014. [More]
8 Sentenced to death
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 09:56.02 AM ] []
8 Individuals were sentenced to death by the Colombo High Court today after they were found guilty of transporting heroin from India to Sri Lanka. [More]
India offers help to Sri Lanka to help landslide victims
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 08:18.54 AM ]
India today offered assistance to Sri Lanka to help hundreds of people affected by the landslide in Uva province of that country. [More]
Gotabaya says Nonis to visit the island
[ Thursday, 30 October 2014, 03:28.04 AM ]
Gotabaya Rajapaksa says, without any fear former Lankan high commissioner to Britain, Chiris Nonis can visit the island. [More]
SriLanka election commission in not independent: Kamalesh Sharma
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 04:18.32 PM ]
Commonwealth Secretary General Kamalesh Sharma says the Office of the Commissioner of Elections is not fully independent. [More]
Owner of Lyca mobile arrested at Katunayake airport
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 04:04.09 PM ] []
Subashkaran Alliraja, Owner of the Lyca mobile, London and the producer of the “Kathi” film was arrested while at the Katunayake international airport, Colombo today, unconfirmed sources said. [More]
People rescued from the Landslide briefs their tearful story! More than 300 individuals disappeared
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 12:24.15 PM ] []
10 dead and more than three hundred people disappeared in the landslide reported in the Koslanda area in Badhula this morning. [More]
King Ravana was not having planes: Srilanka Archeological Department
[ Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 09:53.29 AM ] []
According to the Srilanka Archeological Department reports, "There is no evidence to prove that King Ravana was having in his possession aircrafts and other equipments". [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]