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Lankan boat found abandoned near Rameswaram
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 03:54.48 AM ]
A Sri Lankan fiberglass boat was found abandoned off Thangachimadam near here today with locals claiming five unidentified persons disembarked from it. [More]
Sri Lanka's economic growth and drop: World Bank
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 03:46.14 AM ]
Sri Lanka's economic growth is expected to drop to 6.9 percent due to the slowing down of construction activities, the World Bank says in a report. [More]
Ranil merely joked about shooting: Chandrika
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 03:44.01 AM ]
Former President Chandrika Kumaratunga said that people misunderstood Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe about his ‘right to shoot' statement. [More]
ICC withholds funds for Lanka
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 03:22.13 AM ]
The International Cricket Council (ICC) Board today considered the implications of the appointment of an Interim Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) by the Government of Sri Lanka and whether this may be a breach of the ICC’s constitution which require free and fair elections for office-bearers within Member boards. [More]
School found at Varuthalaivilan
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 03:15.06 PM ] []
After 27 years time period people found the American Mission Tamil mix school at Northern Varuthalaivilan in Valigamam North today. [More]
Lankan woman arrested in Kuwait
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 02:50.06 PM ]
A Sri Lankan housemaid was arrested for allegedly beating her Kuwaiti sponsor’s infant due to which the child sustained bruises throughout his body. [More]
Kumara Welgama to discuss about 5 SLFP members.
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 02:32.26 PM ]
Deputy leader of the SriLanka Freedom Party Kumara Welgama says by holding discussions with President Maithripala Sirisena we can solve problems of 5 SLFP members suspended from the party central committee. [More]
Fire erupts at tea estate in Ragale
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 02:04.16 PM ]
A fire that erupted in the Leedsdale Tea Estate in Ragale, Nuwara- Eliya has caused extensive damage to the building that houses the factory. [More]
Youth with 10.47kg ganja arrested at Illawalai
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 02:01.10 PM ]
19 Years old youth with 10.47 kg Kerala Ganja arrested at Illawalai,Jaffna today. [More]
Arson accused SL maid pleads not guilty
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 01:47.55 PM ]
A Sri Lankan housemaid accused of setting her Bahraini employer's home on fire before fleeing has appeared in court for the first time to plead not guilty. [More]
CID questioned Arjuna Mahendran
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 01:46.22 PM ]
The Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran was today questioned by the Bribery Commission for about six hours in connection with the sale of Central Bank Bonds on illegal manner. [More]
Central bus stand at Mullaitivu
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 01:42.16 PM ]
A central bus stand will be set up in Mullaitivu town under the government's 100-day programme. [More]
Sinhala social movements condemns Ed Miliband's.
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 01:39.20 PM ] []
Several Sinhala social movements operating in London strongly condemns the Sinhala –Tamil New Year message delivered by the Britain Labour Party leader Ed Miliband. [More]
JVP former leader resigns from party
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 01:27.55 PM ]
Former Leader of the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) Somawansa Amarasinghe today said that he will resign from the JVP and form a new party. [More]
Int’l condemnation if election is delayed !
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 10:12.31 AM ]
President  Maithripala Sirisena may face international condemnation if the holding of parliamentary elections and the establishment of a new government are delayed, a Colombo based senior foreign diplomat told to media. [More]
Bus topples : 37 injured
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 10:04.05 AM ]
At least thirty seven passengers were injured after a bus toppled at Passara this afternoon, the Police said. [More]
Two injured in bus-lorry collision at Mankulam
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 09:06.25 AM ] []
Two killed in the Bus-Lorry head to head collision at Mankulam area in Mullaitivu today, Mankulam police sources said. [More]
Basil to arrive on 21st of April
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 09:00.27 AM ]
United People's Freedom Alliance Gampaha district parliamentarian and the former minister of economic development Basil Rajapaksa schedule to visit SriLanka on 21st of April. [More]
Australia’s Request to Block the Arrival of Sri Lankan Refugees
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 08:48.54 AM ]
The Australian External Affairs Minister Julie Bishop has requested the Sri Lankan Government to block the arrival of Sri Lankan Refugees in Australia through illegal methods. [More]
Over 30 evacuated over earth slip in Maskeliya
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 08:38.50 AM ] []
Thirty five (35) people have been evacuated to safer ground following an earth slip near the Hamilton Estate in Lakshapana, Maskeliya. [More]
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Susil Premajayantha Refused To Pay Mahinda's Helicopter Bills
[ Saturday, 18 April 2015, 12:07.03 PM ]
The United People's Freedom Alliance Party's General Secretary Susil Premajayantha says, "Air Force helicopters were not used for the election campaign of the former President Mahinda Rajapaksa. [More]
Mahinda and all MPs will join SLFP On May Day rally : John Seneviratne
[ Saturday, 18 April 2015, 08:46.04 AM ]
The Former President Mahinda and all MPs will join the SLFP May Day rally - says John Seneviratne. [More]
CBK and MS to decide on MPs not to be given nominations
[ Saturday, 18 April 2015, 07:32.56 AM ]
Former President and Advisor to the SLFP, Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunge has proposed that about 36 MPs of the UPFA not be given nominations to contest at the next general election. [More]
Sri Lankan Woman To Contest For The British Parliamentary Election
[ Saturday, 18 April 2015, 06:39.28 AM ] []
A Sri Lankan Woman, who has been one of the leading Britain’s politicians, is going to contest for the upcoming British Parliamentary Election, which is going to be held in the month of May. [More]
Mahinda to contest in the parliamentary election
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 11:53.23 AM ]
Former president of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa is planning to stand in parliamentary polls to launch an attempt to return to power, aides have said. [More]
Actually how many members met Mahinda?
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 07:57.29 AM ] []
The People got confused with regard to the actual number of persons who met and spoke to the former president Mahinda Rajapaksa. [More]
No confidence motion against Ravi Karunanayake - Decision at Mahinda's residence
[ Friday, 17 April 2015, 03:50.07 AM ]
Leader of the Democratic Left Front, Vasudeva Nanayakkara confirmed yesterday that the No-Confidence Motion against Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanayake has been signed and will be submitted to the Speaker in Parliament. [More]
TNA MP Suresh Premachchandran directly visits Valigamam high secuirty zone
[ Thursday, 16 April 2015, 04:47.58 PM ] []
Tamil National Alliance parliamentarian Suresh Premachchandran directly visited the high security zone at Valigamam North today and questioned people about their difficulties. [More]
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Wigneswaran urges SL State to respect international principle on resettlement
[ Monday, 23 March 2015, 04:45.51 PM ] []
“Unless Grama Sevaka Divisions 244 and 252 are released in full as promised earlier, what has been gingerly granted today would hardly be of any use to the few families now selected to enter their erstwhile denied lands,” Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran said in his address at Vazhalaay during the visit by SL President, Prime Minister and former President Chandrika Kumaratunga. [More]
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