Ranil -Maithiri meet for second time
[ Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 08:56.51 AM ] []
Opposition leader Ranil Wickramasinghe and the common opposition candidate Maithiripala Sirisena met for second time at Srikotta today. [More]
Zeid again seeks Sri Lanka’s support
[ Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 08:17.55 AM ]
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR) Prince Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein has urged the Sri Lankan Governmenmt to engage productively with his office on the investigation on Sri Lanka. [More]
Jaffna University students celebrates Prabhakaran’s birthday
[ Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 08:12.02 AM ] []
University of Jaffna administration announced sudden holiday from 26th November to 1st of December. [More]
UPFA M.P. Hunais Farook Joins with the UNP
[ Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 08:10.06 AM ] []
Another United People’s Alliance Parliamentarian Hussain Farook Joins with the United National Party. Vanni District UPFA M.P Hunais Farook today joined with the opposition party U.N.P. [More]
UN Rapporteur Reports against Bodu Bala Sena
[ Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 07:31.41 AM ]
The UN special Rapporteur on minority issues, Ms Rita Izsák, has accused the Bodu Bala Sena of igniting tensions and contributing to more than 350 violent attack against Muslims and over 150 attacks against Christians in the past two years. [More]
Tamil Nadu Congress is against Mahinda Rajapaksa
[ Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 07:23.45 AM ]
The Indian Government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi should work to ensure the defeat of President Mahinda Rajapaksa in the Sri Lankan Presidential elections of 2015, said the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) chief E.V.K.S. Elangovan. [More]
Martyrs day commemoration - More military presence in North
[ Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 03:49.37 AM ]
A grand Martyrs day commemoration event schedule to take place in the Northern Province and steps are been taken to provide tight security at the site, Sinhala newspaper reports. [More]
No one will quit the government: Dilan Pereira
[ Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 03:46.43 AM ]
The Minister of Foreign Employment Dilan Pereira says none of the ruling party members will leave the government. [More]
Assault those who come to canvass for Maithripala by tying to trees
[ Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 02:54.12 AM ]
Deputy minister Lakshman Wasantha Perera had requested the people of Matale district to assault those come canvassing for Maithripala Sirisena by tying them to trees. [More]
Ruling party parliamentarians boycotts budget debate
[ Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 02:47.54 AM ]
2015 budget proposal passed with majority of 95 votes and speaker Chamal Rajapaksa organised special party for all parliamentarians in his official residence. [More]
An individual with Martyrs day posters arrested
[ Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 02:27.48 AM ]
An individual was arrested over owning Martyrs day posters with him in Jaffna yesterday. [More]
Sri Lanka Catholics, monitor condemn use of Pope's image on election posters
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 04:42.47 PM ] []
An election monitoring body and Catholic leaders in Sri Lanka have condemned the use of Pope Francis’ image on campaign posters featuring President Mahinda Rajapaksa and called for their removal from public spaces. [More]
Firing at UNP Mp's office
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 04:35.49 PM ] []
Group of unidentified personals have carried out firing against the office of M.H.A.Haleemeen, United National Party Harispattuwa parliamentarian today, Katugastota police said. [More]
Jaffna University students condemns military presence in university compound
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 04:29.53 PM ] []
Jaffna University Students Union strongly condemns military and intelligence unit presence in the Jaffna University Compound. Students union noted military presence cause disturbances to their academic activities. [More]
Military personals cause disturbances to Sridharan MP
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 03:18.33 PM ] []
Military personals caused disturbances to Tamil National Alliance parliamentarian visited the Aanandhapuram area in Killinochchie to supply plants. [More]
We will open the files of Rajapaksa- Chandrika
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 02:53.51 PM ]
Former President Chandrika Kumaratunga says that she will take out the files of Rajapaksa family members. [More]
Clash reported in the Kalmunai Municipal Council- One injured
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 02:38.21 PM ]
Clash reported between Kalmunai Municipal Council ruling party member and opposition members today. [More]
All Island Muslim Congress members work independently in the Eastern Province
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 02:32.06 PM ] []
Three members of the Eastern Provincial Council representing the All Island Muslim Congress decided to work independently in the provincial council. [More]
President Rajapaksa will solve problems of all Tamil people- Douglas
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 02:26.20 PM ]
Addressing the parliament Minister Douglas Devananda says President Mahinda Rajapaksa could solve problems of Tamil nationals. Tamil people should cast their support for the victory of president’s third term. [More]
Abolish executive presidency on 23rd and 24th- Maithiripala Sirisena
[ Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 02:21.44 PM ] []
Common opposition candidate Maithiripala Sirisena visited the S.W.R.D.Bandaranike’s memorial at Horogolle today. [More]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa will achieve small scale victory
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 03:43.54 PM ] []
President Mahinda Rajapaksa is currently step on new political era, which was not accepted by him before. [More]
Channel-4-Documentary "The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka” is nominated for Emmys Awards
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 09:52.46 AM ]
The Channel-4-Documentary Film ‘No Fire Zone: The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka’ has been nominated for an award at the Emmys Awards to be hosted in the tonight’s Award Show in New York in the United States. [More]
UNP attempt to stop Tissa Attanayake
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 09:32.13 AM ]
It has now come to the limelight that General Secretary of the UNP, Tissa Attanayake has held negotiations with the government over a possible crossover. [More]
Mahinda signs agreement with Prabhakaran to achieve victory in election
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 06:50.41 AM ]
Opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe today reiterated that the United National Party (UNP) is ready to support President Mahinda Rajapaksa to implement the 19th Amendment to the constitution before the Presidential election. [More]
Why did Karuna separated from LTTE movement?
[ Monday, 24 November 2014, 05:10.20 AM ] []
Senior Researcher Nehru Gunaratnem says, LTTE movement always aimed to reach the world. Karuna also played most important role in the LTTE movement. His support towards the movement consider as the first step of defeat. [More]
My father and I won’t leave SLFP: Vidura
[ Sunday, 23 November 2014, 06:10.11 AM ]
SLFP Kalutara District parliamentarian and son of Senior Minister Rathnasiri Wickremanayake, Vidura Wickremanayake said his family would support Mahinda Rajapaksa at the coming Presidential elections despite the unfair treatment meted out to them by several SLFP Ministers. [More]
Government slams CBK and the West
[ Sunday, 23 November 2014, 05:55.10 AM ]
The Government today accused former President Chandrika Kumaratunga of orchestrating the defections from the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) saying it was part of a “mega teledrama” to destabilize the country. [More]
Rajapaksa Brothers are going to face the second Mullivaikkal: - Nilantan
[ Saturday, 22 November 2014, 05:19.58 PM ] []
Senior Journalist & Media Professional Nilantan has said, “In the Upcoming Presidential Election, the Rajapaksa Brothers are going to face the Second Mullivaikkal experiences”. [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]