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2 More Chinese caught violating visa
[ Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 04:45.17 AM ]
More Chinese nationals were arrested for violating local immigration and emigration laws, the police media unit said today. [More]
Sharma disappointed with Canada
[ Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 03:53.39 AM ]
Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma expressed disappointment with Canada’s decision to suspend funding to the Commonwealth Secretariat in protest over Sri Lanka’s human rights record. [More]
The United Nations Youth Advisory Panel launched in SriLanka
[ Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 03:51.32 AM ]
The United Nations Youth Advisory Panel (UNYAP), officially launched on 7 April, is part of the wider UN-wide Action Plan on Youth to establish direct linkages between youth and the UN Country Team (UNCT). [More]
Mna grant financial support to LTTE intelligence unit arrested
[ Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 03:48.55 AM ]
TID officials arrested man granted financial support towards LTTE intelligence unit. [More]
Presidential pardon abused in SriLanka
[ Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 03:22.15 AM ] []
10 Presidential Security Division (PSD) officers who were accused of assaulting two famous songsters Rookantha Gunathilike and Chanta Chandraleka Perera to be guilty of the charges and sentenced them to four and a half years of rigorous imprisonment. [More]
Radhika Coomaraswamy condemns banning websites in SriLanka
[ Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 03:16.46 AM ]
I have known Mr. Dhanapala for many years. I have always known him as a man of great integrity and independence. [More]
Civilians contact Gopi by telephone would be arrested
[ Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 02:49.15 AM ]
Police announced steps are been taken to arrest civilians contacted Gopi and two others by making telephone calls. [More]
No proper informations on some disappeared persons: Presidential Commission
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 04:27.10 PM ]
H.W.Gunadasa, Secretary to the Presidential Commission appointed to hold investigations on disappeared persons today said that they are unable to collect informations on some disappeared persons. [More]
Defence Secretary met Malaysian PM
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 03:19.51 PM ] []
Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa currently engages in tour in Malaysia and met the Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak at the Asia Defence Conference services -2014 summit at World Trade center in Kolalampure, Malaysian PM office sources said. [More]
SL government accused Canada using funds as political tool
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 01:59.29 PM ]
The Sri Lankan Government has accused Canada of using its voluntary funds to the Commonwealth Secretariat as a political tool based on the dictates of electoral compulsions, thereby holding the membership of the wider Commonwealth to ransom, through competing claims for power. [More]
TNA members visits attacked journalist
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 01:29.40 PM ] []
Tamil National Alliance parliamentarian E.Sarawanabawan, Northern Provincial Council members W.Siyayogen, K.Sivajilingam,P.Gajatheeban, S.Sugirdhan , Valvettithurai Municipal Council member Satheesh and the Chavakatchcheri Municipal Council member N.Kishore directly visited the recently attacked journalist Sivaganam Selvatheeban at the Manthigai hospital. [More]
Private bus collission at Hattion: 26 Injured
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 01:24.33 PM ] []
Two private busses collided at 4.45 pm in Hatton this evening. [More]
Lankan Tamils issue will influence poll charts in TN: Seeman
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 12:38.34 PM ]
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa alone can take up the Eelam issue in Indian Parliament and find a solution to the miseries of Sri Lankan Tamils, said Naam Thamizhar Katchi founder Seeman. [More]
Speedy vehicle knocks down man at Valaichchenai
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 12:33.31 PM ] []
Speedy vehicle knockdowns man standing near the entrance of the Valaichchenai fisheries harbour. [More]
Biswal and Solheim twits on SriLanka
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 12:31.51 PM ]
US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs, Nisha Biswal, in a tweet said that she was impressed more by Eric Solheim's “care and concern for all Sri Lankans” than his knowledge of Sri Lanka. [More]
BBS is terrorist movement: TRAC
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 10:55.46 AM ]
Terrorism Research and Analysis Consortium(TRAC) head by international experts named Bodu Bala Sena as terrorist movement. [More]
Body of young woman recovered from abandoned well
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 03:49.46 AM ] []
Body of young woman recovered from abandoned well at Periyakovil area in Jaffna. [More]
2 Chinese nationals arrested in Pooneryn
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 03:44.45 AM ]
The police arrested two Chinese nationals in Pooneryn for engaging in business activities while in Sri Lanka in a tourist visa, the police media unit said today. [More]
Cananda cut off Commonwealth funding over SriLanka woes
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 03:39.04 AM ]
Canada will suspend funding to the Commonwealth while the chair of the secretariat is occupied by Sri Lanka because of human rights concerns. [More]
An independent journalist attacked in Vadamarachchie
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 03:08.28 AM ] []
Group of unidentified personals have attacked an independent journalist at 10.00 pm in Vadamarachchie on Monday. [More]
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Jaffna district to lose 3 parliament seats
[ Thursday, 17 April 2014, 08:29.43 AM ]
Decision taken to reduce 3 parliamentary seats in the Jaffna district, sources said. [More]
Sri Lanka ranks 4th worst place where journalists are killed worldwide
[ Thursday, 17 April 2014, 02:14.11 AM ]
A press freedom group says Iraq continues to lead the world in unsolved murders of journalists. [More]
Hakeem stands by report to Pillay
[ Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 04:38.01 PM ]
Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) leader and Justice Minister Rauff Hakem says he stands by his decision to submit a report to the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay related to reconciliation issues. [More]
State terorism- Detalis of 6000 war criminals
[ Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 12:54.25 PM ] []
SriLankan racist government which always describe Tamils freedom struggle as terrorist activity to the international community recently banned several Tamils movement which struggle for rights of Tamil community and also release gazette notification describing 424 Tamil nationals as terrorists and banned them entering in to their motherland. [More]
Australia issue travel warning
[ Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 09:51.40 AM ]
Australians visiting Sri Lanka have been told to exercise a high degree of caution because of an unpredictable security environment. [More]
Girl visited bank disappeared
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 08:14.29 AM ] []
Young girl went on missing while returning from private bank in Kaluwanjikuddy police division in Batticaloa. Complaint filed at the Kaluwanjikuddy police. [More]
Indian forces took part in SL war
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 08:09.30 AM ]
A PIL filed in the Supreme Court has said Indian military personnel took direct part in the war, and that some were even injured in the battle. [More]
Eelam Tamil youth protest at London marathon running
[ Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 04:00.51 AM ] []
Eelam Tamil youth Ramanagaran Venugopal carried out his protest campaign different manner at the London Marathon running on last Sunday. [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]