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China has invested heavily because of the country’s location

China has invested heavily because of the country’s location

Dr. Satoru Nagao, a Japanese expert on maritime security who is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Hudson Institute in Washington DC, says that Sri Read more…

41 Page Confidential Report Compiled by South Africa Based International Truth and Justice Project Claims UN has Deployed Alleged War Criminals from Sri Lanka as Peace Keepers.

41 Page Confidential Report Compiled by South Africa Based International Truth and Justice Project Claims UN has Deployed Alleged War Criminals from Sri Lanka as Peace Keepers.

The UN has been sending alleged war criminals to act as peacekeepers in conflict zones, a confidential report claims.

The document, seen by the Observer, Read more…

Launch of Islandwide expansion of free 1990 Suwaseriya Emergency Ambulance Service

Launch of Islandwide expansion of free 1990 Suwaseriya Emergency Ambulance Service

Prime Minister of India Mr. Narendra Modi joined Prime Minister of Sri Lanka through a live video conferencing from New Delhi for the launch of Read more…

President Says He Will Not Reverse Decision On Death Penalty Despite Objections Raised By Some Parties

President Says He Will Not Reverse Decision On Death Penalty Despite Objections Raised By Some Parties

President Maithripala Sirisena said the government would not reverse its decision to impose death penalty on drug dealers.

Addressing a public gathering in Polonnaruwa, Read more…

Mahinda to visit Delhi

Mahinda to visit Delhi

Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa will visit New Delhi in September to speak on India-Sri Lanka relations, the Sunday Island has learnt.

Disclosing this, Read more…

IMF happy with Lanka’s growth
3 Dec
2013
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IMF happy with Lanka’s growth »

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) says it is encouraged by Sri Lanka’s strong growth and moderating inflation, and Read more…

DMK to flag Lanka’s alleged war crimes, Katchatheevu island
3 Dec
2013
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DMK to flag Lanka’s alleged war crimes, Katchatheevu island »

DMK would demand a resolution for an independent inquiry into the alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka and raise the issue of Read more…

Canada seeks progress by March
3 Dec
2013
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Canada seeks progress by March »

The Canadian government says it hopes the Sri Lankan government will show progress by the time the UN Human Rights Council meets Read more…

The United National envoy visits Jaffna hold separate discussions with CM and Governor
3 Dec
2013
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The United National envoy visits Jaffna hold separate discussions with CM and Governor »

The United National envoy on human rights of internally displaced personals, Chaloka Beyani paid special visit to Jaffna today.

During his five Read more…

TNA condemns LTTE atrocities
3 Dec
2013
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TNA condemns LTTE atrocities »

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA), seen by some in the government as LTTE proxies, today condemned the atrocities committed by the LTTE Read more…

Victoria given notice as trial begins
3 Dec
2013
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Victoria given notice as trial begins »

Colombo High Court judge Kumudini Wickramasinghe yesterday issued notice on the girlfriend of murdered British tourist Khuram Shaikh and 11 other witnesses Read more…

UN envoy begins Lanka visit
3 Dec
2013
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UN envoy begins Lanka visit »

United Nations Special Rapporteur Chaloka Beyani commenced a five-day official visit to Sri Lanka to examine the overall situation of internally displaced Read more…

Sharma calls for accountability
3 Dec
2013
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Sharma calls for accountability »

Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma says healing and enduring reconciliation will only come about when the truth is known about what happened in Read more…

JVP questions PM on heroin import letter
3 Dec
2013
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JVP questions PM on heroin import letter »

JVP Parliamentary Group leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake, yesterday in Parliament, demanded to know from the government what action had been taken with Read more…

Nonis refuses to participate in discussion on SL’s Unfinished War
3 Dec
2013
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Nonis refuses to participate in discussion on SL’s Unfinished War »

The Sri Lankan High Commissioner to the UK, Dr. Chris Nonis, refused an invitation to participate in the panel discussion which the Read more…