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Sri Lanka's missing person's report is almost Complete
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 07:26.56 AM ] []
Report on Sri Lanka’s Missing ‘Almost Ready’. [More]
Karu Jayasuriya unanimously appointed as speaker of the Sri Lankan Parliament
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 06:39.11 AM ]
Karu Jayasuriya Unanimously Appointed As Speaker Of the Eighth Parliament of Sri Lanka. [More]
Fonseka refutes Karuna’s claim Prabhakaran shot himself
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 05:41.19 AM ] []
Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka, who commanded the Sri Lanka Army during the 2006-2009 Eelam War IV, has refuted the contention of former LTTE commander “Col” Karuna Amman, that Tiger Supremo Velupillai Prabhakaran had shot himself dead and was not killed by Lankan troops as claimed, the New Indian Express reported. [More]
Gajendrakumar Ponnambalam demands on international investigations
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 05:30.38 AM ]
Tamil National People’s Front general secretary Gajendrakumar Ponnambalam has released special statement on urging to organize protest on demanding to hold international investigations. [More]
Former ITN chairman summoned today
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 05:14.57 AM ]
Anura Siriwardene, Former Chairman of the ITN television channel was ordered to appear before the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI)over financial scam reported inside the channel. [More]
Australia ready to cast fullest support to SriLanka
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 04:53.36 AM ]
Australian High Commissioner, Robyn Mudie, said that Australia supported the government’s democratic reform and good governance agenda and would continue to encourage the Sri Lankan government to maintain its commitment to this agenda, to the improvement of human rights, to meaningful progress on reconciliation, [More]
Inaugural sitting of 8th parliament today
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 04:44.17 AM ]
The inaugural sitting of the eighth parliament will commence at 9.30 a.m. today and Members of Parliament have been asked to be present by 9.00 am. [More]
Disciplinary action against 5 SLFP members
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 03:34.33 AM ]
Disciplinary action would be taken against SriLanka Freedom Party members over violating party rules and regulations. [More]
Vaiko, Ramadoss oppose India gifting away ship to Sri Lanka
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 04:26.40 PM ]
Opposing the gifting away of an Indian Coast Guard ship to Sri Lanka, Indian MDMK chief Vaiko today said it was a “betrayal” of Eelam Tamils and Tamil Nadu fishermen the Press Trust of India reported. [More]
Speaker will make decision on opposition leader: Kiriella
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 04:17.32 PM ]
It is the speaker who has the power to decide who would be the Leader of the Opposition in the new Parliament, a United National Party (UNP) MP said today. [More]
PM meets UNP members
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 03:48.54 PM ]
Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe today chaired special meeting with United National Party members today. [More]
All preparations made for 8th parliament session
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 03:26.05 PM ]
All preparations made for the inaugural session of 8th parliament will begin at 9.30 am tomorrow, Parliamentary Secretary Dhamika Dassanayake said. [More]
Tamils in London demand justice for disappeared persons in SL
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 03:19.41 PM ] []
United Nation declared 31st of August as the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance which affirms unequivocally that the use of enforced disappearance is illegal under any circumstances, including war, internal political instability or any other public emergency. [More]
Police personals attacked at Trincomalee ! 8 Suspects arrested
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 02:48.52 PM ]
Eight civilians injured in the clash reported at the Poomaraththadichchenai village at Werugal divisional secretariat in Trincomalee district. [More]
Dayasiri Jayasekara resigns from CM post
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 01:37.39 PM ]
North Western Provincial Council Chief Minister Dayasiri Jayasekara achieved victory in the general election has resign from his post. [More]
Police on duty went on missing at Vavuniya
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 12:50.44 PM ]
Police sergeant on duty while at the Vavuniya police station was missing since last Thursday sources said. [More]
Former Afghan President arrives in SriLanka
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 12:42.38 PM ]
Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai arrived in Sri Lanka to take part in the 2015 Defence Seminar. [More]
Coca Cola’s Sri Lanka temporarily suspension withdrawn
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 12:33.00 PM ]
The environmental protection ban license of Coca Cola’s Sri Lanka temporarily suspension withdrawn till the company responds to an oil seepage into the Kelani river, an official of the Central Environmental Authority said. [More]
Fire at Saudi : 11 Dead
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 12:27.51 PM ]
Officials of the Sri Lankan Embassy in Saudi have been directed to check whether any Sri Lankan employees had been affected by the fire which engulfed the Aramco Oil Company’s residential complex, Foreign Employment Bureau (FEB) said. [More]
Four Suspects Identified in Thajudeen Murder
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 12:05.31 PM ]
The CID says it has identified four persons believed to be involved in the killing of rugger player Mohamed Thajudeen. [More]
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Buddhist clergy drawn at Pasikuda beach
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 03:32.17 PM ]
Buddhist clergy was drawn at the Pasikuda beach in Batticaloa today. [More]
Mattala Airport becomes a paddy store from Today!
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 09:44.54 AM ]
The Paddy Marketing Board says that the unused stores complex of the Mattala Airport will be used for storing the surplus paddy harvest of the Hambantota District from today. [More]
Gamanpila delivers controversial speech at parliament
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 09:33.23 AM ]
Group of parliamentarians strongly opposed the speech delivered by the United Peoples Freedom Alliance newly elected parliamentarian Udaya Gamanpila. [More]
Dignity of the Parliament has Eroded over the last few years : R.Sampanthan
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 08:28.55 AM ]
The dignity of the parliament has eroded over the last few years, the TNA leader R.Sampanthan, while speaking during the maiden session of the 8th parliament session said a short while ago. [More]
Namal gearing himself for the Parliament
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 07:11.51 AM ]
Namal Rajapaksa, the son of the former President Mahinda Rajapaksa and the present Member of the Parliament is gearing himself for the Parliamentary Session of Meetings. [More]
Mahinda Rajapaksa has become an MP!
[ Tuesday, 01 September 2015, 06:47.59 AM ] []
The Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa has been sworn-in as a parliamentarian and a Member of the new parliament today. [More]
Srilankan tamil parties refuses the US call for domestic war crimes Investigation
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 11:15.39 AM ]
The Tamil political parties in Sri Lanka turn down the U.S. call for the internal ‘war crimes’ probe. [More]
UPFA faces split
[ Monday, 31 August 2015, 10:11.53 AM ]
The UPFA Faces Split, the members of the party discuss about the formation of new alliance. [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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