British House of Commons question about futureof Tamils in SriLanka?
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 05:07.46 AM ]
A cohort of British MPs, highlighting past failures of the international community to protect Tamils from “ethnic cleansing” and the need of the new government of Sri Lanka to take concrete steps to reconcile with Tamils, debated the issue of ‘Tamils in Sri Lanka’ at the House of Commons. [More]
Naval commander appoints committee to investigate on Yoshitha
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 05:03.58 AM ]
Navy commander appointed special investigation committee to hold investigations on Yoshitha Rajapaksa’s appointment in Lankan Navy. [More]
If corruption proved i will retire from politics: Bandhula Gunawardene
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 05:01.49 AM ]
The former minister of education Bandhula Gunawardene says if any corruption activities proved against me I will retire from politics. [More]
New plans on national security
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 05:00.13 AM ] []
Head of Trilingual Force President Maithiripala Sirisena says inorder to strengthen the national security of this nation new government decided to implement changes in the national security. [More]
Changing heads of media not enough - FMM
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 03:01.07 AM ]
Free Media Movement (FMM) said that a substantial change in state media institutions will not take place merely by changing the Head of Media [More]
Mini budget today
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 02:54.20 AM ]
New Lankan government headed by the president Maithripala Sirisena decided to present their “Mini Budget” at the parliament today. [More]
Do not send back Lankan refugees - Panneerselvam
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 04:24.19 PM ]
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday termed the Centre’s decision to hold an inter-ministerial meeting to discuss the repatriation of Sri Lankan Tamil refugees as ‘premature’ and asked it to defer it, saying conditions in Sri Lanka’s northeast were not conducive for them to return. [More]
Supreme Court judge K.Sripawan 45th Chief Justice of SriLanka?
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 04:19.48 PM ] []
Supreme Court judge K.Sripawan would be appointed as the 45th Chief Justice of SriLanka sources said. [More]
President - Left Front party member hold special discussion
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 04:08.56 PM ]
President Maithripala Sirisena schedule to meet senior member of the Left Front parties at the presidential secretariat today. [More]
British FM to meet people at Waligamam North
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 04:06.50 PM ]
British Foreign Minister Hugo Swire schedule to meet people at Waligamam North tomorrow. [More]
Estate workers demands to evacuate estate officer
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 01:06.00 PM ] []
Members of the SriLanka Estate Workers Association and estate workers today stage protest at the Brawns week estate factory in Maskeliya on demanding to evacuate their officer with an immediate effect. [More]
Book on the Destruction of the Eelatamil is introduced in London by the Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 12:43.11 PM ] []
In London a Book Entitled “SRI LANKA: HIDING THE ELEPHANT” is going to be introduced by the Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam. This Book records the destruction of Tamil Eelam by Documenting the Genocides, War Crimes and Crimes against Humanity. [More]
Lieutenant Colonel Kanthan’s 6th Memorial Day Today
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 12:34.41 PM ] []
Lieutenant Colonel Kanthan’s 6th Death Anniversary Memorial Day is today. [More]
Voting rights for Fonseka
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 12:30.46 PM ]
Election Commission (EC) today confirmed the voting rights of former army commander and present leader of the Democratic Party Sarath Fonseka. [More]
157 asylum seekers legally detained at sea, Aussie High Court rules
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 09:48.28 AM ]
A group of 157 Sri Lankan asylum seekers were legally detained at sea by Australian authorities last year, the High Court finds. [More]
Retired army major stage hunger strike on demanding to abolish prevention of terrorist act
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 09:45.15 AM ]
Retired army major detained under the prevention of terrorist act at the Jaffna prison stage hunger strike protest on demanding to abolish prevention of terrorist act. [More]
Kalmunai Municipal Council member remanded
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 09:42.27 AM ]
United People's Freedom Alliance Kalmunai Municipal Council member Z.A.H.Rahman remanded till 11th of February. [More]
Mohan Peiris is not suitable person: J.C.Weliamuna
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 09:14.50 AM ] []
Lawyer J.C.Weliyamuna says President Chief Justice Mohan Peiris is not suitable for this position and was appointed illegal manner. [More]
Internet media plays important role in the presidential election: Professor Ranga Kalangsuriya
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 09:03.02 AM ] []
Professor Ranga Kalangsuriya says during the time of presidential election internet media played most important role to change the stances of people. We considered this as new era of media culture. [More]
Two CJs in SriLanka
[ Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 08:56.16 AM ] []
Former Chief Justice Dr.Shirani Bandaranaike impeached by the Mahinda Rajapaksa government is schedule to sworn-in as new CJ of the country this evening, high ranking government sources said. [More]
Parliament adjourned for 20 minutes
[ Friday, 30 January 2015, 12:05.45 PM ] []
Parliament sessions were adjourned for 20 minutes a short while ago following a special statement made by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremeisnghe on the reinstatement of former Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake. [More]
Maithri, Chandrika and Mahinda should work united: Prasana Ranathunga
[ Friday, 30 January 2015, 05:17.46 AM ]
Western Provincial Council Chief Minister Prasana Ranathunga says president Maithripala Sirisena, former president Chandrika Kumaratunga and Mahinda Rajapaksa should work together if not there are threatening on separation in the SriLanka Freedom Party. [More]
EU agrees to lift ban of Lanka soon
[ Friday, 30 January 2015, 03:11.39 AM ]
The European Commission has offered Sri Lanka assistance to meet the regulatory requirements that would enable an early lifting of the ban on fish exports to the EU. [More]
Mohan Peiris pledges Maithri
[ Friday, 30 January 2015, 03:00.54 AM ]
Chief Justice Mohan Peiris pledges the president Maithripala Sirisena grant permission to serve as the CJ of this country, sources said. [More]
Sripavan to become Lankan Chief Justice
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 04:31.25 PM ]
Justice Kanakasabapathi Sripavan will be the second Tamil to be Chief Justice of the Sri Lankan Supreme Court when he takes over on Friday following the retirement of Shirani Bandaranayake. [More]
HRW slams former Government
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 03:23.16 PM ]
The Sri Lankan government stepped up pressure in 2014 on human rights activists and journalists, particularly those urging justice for past war crimes, Human Rights Watch said in its World Report 2015 released today. [More]
British FM meets displaced people at Waligamam North
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 03:21.01 PM ] []
British Foreign Minister Hugo Swire today visited the displaced people at in Chunnagam Ganapathipillay welfare camp in Waligamam North at 2.30 pm today. [More]
Tamil people are fear to trust new government - Wigneswaran informs Hugo Swire
[ Thursday, 29 January 2015, 12:41.36 PM ] []
British Foreign Minister Hugo Swire and his team pays official visit to Jaffna peninsula today and met Northern Provincial Council Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran at the Jaffna Public library complex today. [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]
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