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President arrives in New York
[ 2014-09-23 04:51:57 ] []
President Mahinda Rajapaksa arrived in New York City to take part in the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), the President’s office said. [More]
Channel -4 programming director visits SriLanka
[ 2014-09-23 03:30:13 ]
Channel -4 television programming director John Steward Francis and his wife arrived to SriLanka on Monday morning, state intelligence unit sources said. [More]
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Mulliwaikal residents protest against land survey activity
[ 2014-09-23 09:51:50 ] []
Residents of Mulliwaikal stage protest against land survey activity in the Mulliwaikala, Mullaitivu, Northern Provincial Council deputy chairman Antony Jeganadhan said. [More]
Is this the Democracy of Mahinda? Protest Demonstration at Moneragala
[ 2014-09-23 09:12:21 ] []
A Protest Demonstration is carried out condemning against the unleashing of violence at Badulla and Moneragala districts by the ruling party government of Srilanka. [More]
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Complaint lodged against Minister Nimal Siripala Desilva (News drops)
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 08:19.01 AM ]
Complaint lodged against Minister Nimal Siripala Desilva at the Human Rights Commission. [More]
MP C.Yogeswaran met Moondraalammadu villagers
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 08:16.20 AM ] []
Tamil National Alliance Batticaloa district parliamentarian C.Yogeswaran directly visited the Moondraalammadu villagers in the Vavunatheevu divisional secretariat today. [More]
Peiris met Nisha Biswal
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 08:04.25 AM ]
US Assistant Secretary of State Nisha Biswal and External Affairs Minister, Professor GL Peiris met in New York today and discussed the Sri Lankan issue, the US State Department said. [More]
STF deployed in Badhulla
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 07:57.56 AM ]
At present STF personals deployed in the Hali-Ela , Badhulla to ensure the security of civilians at the area. [More]
At the Commonwealth Conference, a Study about Srilanka is going to take place
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 07:14.08 AM ]
It has been expected at the Commonwealth Summit on Friday, after the Commonwealth countries Ministerial Level Action Committee meetings, a Study on Srilanka is also going to be discussed. [More]
UNP Files a Case Against The Ruling Party Government
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 07:04.16 AM ]
The United National Party is going to file a case against the ruling party government of Srilanka for violating the Election Rules and to cancel the results of the Uva Provincial Council Election. [More]
Russian president to visit SriLanka
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 05:27.15 AM ]
According to the invitation extended by the Lankan government Russian President Vladimir Putin schedule to visit SriLanka in year 2015, Russian embassy in Colombo reports. [More]
Apprehended Indian boats will not be auctioned: Ministry
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 04:55.15 AM ]
The Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Ministry yesterday said it had no plans to auction boats and trawlers apprehended from Indian fishermen for allegedly fishing in Sri Lankan waters. [More]
UN seeks fundamental and far-reaching accountability process in Sri Lanka
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 03:34.38 AM ]
The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), has in its oral update on the investigation on the war in Sri Lanka, noted that a fundamental and far-reaching accountability process in Sri Lanka, addressing both past and ongoing violations, is absolutely necessary for Sri Lankans. [More]
Police probe links between forgers and suspected ISI agent
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 02:59.01 AM ]
The city police sought custody of a few accused arrested in fake marksheet cases to investigate possible links with suspected ISI operative Arun Selvarajan. [More]
Ready to support Mahinda only if he decided to join the fray as a normal candidate: Vasu
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 02:53.21 AM ]
While proposing to abolish the Executive Presidency, National Languages and Social Integration, Minister Vasudeva Nanayakkara today said his party would back President Mahinda Rajapaksa at a future presidential election only if he decided to join the fray as a normal candidate. [More]
BJP - TNA leaders met on Monday
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 02:21.06 AM ]
Two senior BJP leaders currently engage in visit in SriLanka met Tamil National Alliance members at the Taj Samudhra hotel, Colombo on Monday. [More]
ANC formally approved efforts of the South African Government to mediate in Sri Lanka
[ Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 02:18.14 AM ]
The ruling African National Congress (ANC) has formally approved efforts of the South African Government to mediate in Sri Lanka, South African media reports said. [More]
Government stolen 45,000 votes: Fonseka
[ Monday, 22 September 2014, 04:14.42 PM ]
Sarath Fonseka, leader of the Democratic Party says government as stolen 45,000 votes obtained by his party in the Uva Provincial Council election. [More]
Harin’s vehicle attacked in Hali-Ela
[ Monday, 22 September 2014, 03:29.14 PM ]
The vehicle convoy carrying UNP Uva Province Chief Ministerial candidate Harin Fernando who polled the highest number of preferential votes at Saturday’s election, was attacked by a group of men armed with sharp weapons in Hali-Ela this evening, a police complaint said. [More]
A tree falls on kingsy road injuring 3 persons and damaging 12 vehicles
[ Monday, 22 September 2014, 03:05.46 PM ] []
3 persons were injured and admitted to the hospital when a big tree on Kinsey road near the mortuary of Colombo National Hospital fell this noon. [More]
No separate state within the territory of Sri Lanka: ITAK
[ Monday, 22 September 2014, 03:02.29 PM ]
Filing an affidavit in the Supreme Court, the Illankai Tamil Arasu Kachchi (ITAK) today affirmed that neither the ITAK nor the TNA had as its objective the setting up of a separate state within the territory of Sri Lanka. [More]
Puthukkudiyiruppu people protest against land acquisition
[ Monday, 22 September 2014, 02:18.49 PM ] []
People at Puthukkudiyiruppu stage protest against military land acquisition in the Tamil areas. [More]
Court ordered to deport 7 Indians
[ Monday, 22 September 2014, 02:04.42 PM ]
Court today ordered to deport 7 illegal Indian migrants with an immediate effect from SriLanka. [More]
Lets gather against president Rajapaksa at New York and Tamil Nadu - Thol Thirumavalavan
[ Monday, 22 September 2014, 01:10.58 PM ] []
Indian political party Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) leader Thol Thirumavalavan said they would stage a protest in Chennai tomorrow (23) against Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse addressing the U.N. General Assembly. [More]
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Yarl Devi comes to Jaffna after 24 years
[ Monday, 22 September 2014, 12:24.54 PM ] []
The one-time popular and well patronized Yarl Devi express train after 24 years made its maiden trip today from Palai to Jaffna on the recently restored Northern railway line. [More]
Protest against Rajapaksa at New York
[ Monday, 22 September 2014, 09:47.11 AM ] []
A protest rally is to be held on 24th September 2014 outside the UN headquarters in New York organised by self called Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE) during the visit of the Sri Lankan Presidents visit to the UN. Expatriate Tamil from US and Canada are expected to join this rally . [More]
Government is harassing me constantly,will take a decision soon: Mervyn
[ Monday, 22 September 2014, 08:21.58 AM ]
The Minister of Public relations and Public affairs Mervyn Silva has quipped that the government is harassing him all the time. [More]
War victory helped to win Uva Polls: Gotabaya Rajapaksa
[ Monday, 22 September 2014, 05:14.11 AM ]
Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa says, war victory against LTTE helped them to achieve victory in the Uva Province. [More]
President Mahinda Rajapaksa to USA
[ Sunday, 21 September 2014, 07:26.00 AM ]
President’s media unit has revealed that H.E President Mahinda Rajapaksa is scheduled to leave the country this afternoon to proceed to the United States of America to attend to the 69th summit of the United Nations commencing on the 24th. [More]
Shashindra polls highest in preferential votes
[ Sunday, 21 September 2014, 06:57.12 AM ]
It is reported that the ex Chief Minister Shashendra Rajapaksa had polled the highest number of preferential votes from the Moneragala district in the Uva provincial council election. [More]
Government hails Uva elections victory
[ Sunday, 21 September 2014, 06:04.41 AM ]
The Government hailed the victory it secured at the just concluded Uva Provincial Council elections saying it shows the confidence the public have on the Government and its post war development drive. [More]
Four soldiers dead, 6 injured at Ambepussa camp
[ Saturday, 20 September 2014, 03:56.36 PM ]
Four army soldiers were killed while another 6 was injured after an earth bund collapsed on them at the Ambepussa army camp premises today, military spokesman Brigadier Ruwan Wanigasuriya said. [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]