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Yahapalana Govt Dodging The Provincial Councils Ball, SLPP Plays Along

Yahapalana Govt Dodging The Provincial Councils Ball, SLPP Plays Along

The Government which tried all kinds of ruses to get out of holding the local government elections is adopting a similar strategy with respect to Read more…

Investigations into LTTE murder of Rajiv still not complete

Investigations into LTTE murder of Rajiv still not complete

As India on Monday paid tributes to Rajiv Gandhi on his death anniversary, the investigation in the assassination of the former Prime Minister Read more…

Joint opposition requests for special debate in Parliament

Joint opposition requests for special debate in Parliament

The Joint Opposition has requested the Speaker of Parliament to hold a special debate, on the current disaster situation in the country and the rising Read more…

Mankulam filling station robbed at knifepoint

Mankulam filling station robbed at knifepoint

Two unidentified persons robbed a fuel filling station at Maankulam yesterday early morning and made off with Rs. 186,000.

The two persons came in a Read more…

JVP’s 20A to Parliament today?

JVP’s 20A to Parliament today?

The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) yesterday (21) said, it would present the proposed 20th Amendment to the Constitution, which seeks the abolition of the Executive Read more…

UK exporting arms to Sri Lanka
17 Jul
2013
Written by TELOMedia

UK exporting arms to Sri Lanka »

The UK government has approved more than 3,000 export licences for military sales to countries which it believes have questionable records on Read more…

Flying Fish director hits out
17 Jul
2013
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Flying Fish director hits out »

The director of a banned Sri Lankan film has rejected government claims it seeks to insult the armed forces.

Sanjeewa Pushpakumara said Read more…

CHOGM: Re-establish Ind. Commissions or face C’wealth boycott – UNP »

The UNP warned the government that if it did not re-establish all the independent commissions prior to the three Provincial Council Elections Read more…

First half Vignesawaran second half it is Mavai
17 Jul
2013
Written by TELOMedia

First half Vignesawaran second half it is Mavai »

A secret deal has been arrived at regarding the nomination of the TNA chief minister candidate for the North Provincial Council. Asian Read more…

Sham allegations – Handunnetti
17 Jul
2013
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Sham allegations – Handunnetti »

Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) Parliamentarian, Sunil Handunnetti, yesterday denied he told UPFA MP, Arundika Fernando, that the missing journalist, Prageeth Ekneligoda, was Read more…

Sri Lanka bans film it says insults gov’t forces »

Sri Lanka has banned a film about the island nation’s ethnic conflict and civil war because it insults the government and its Read more…

Four dead after asylum seeker boat capsizes
17 Jul
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Four dead after asylum seeker boat capsizes »

At least four people are dead after an asylum seeker boat capsized 70 nautical miles north of Christmas Island on Tuesday.

Australian Read more…

India-backed constitutional move vital for Sri Lanka: Book
16 Jul
2013
Written by TELOMedia

India-backed constitutional move vital for Sri Lanka: Book »

A Sri Lankan constitutional amendment done with Indian backing to devolve autonomy to provinces remains “historically significant and indispensable”, says a new Read more…

LTTE pitch invader absconding Thai courts as well
16 Jul
2013
Written by TELOMedia

LTTE pitch invader absconding Thai courts as well »

The CID informed the Colombo Chief Magistrate that the suspect who invaded Britain’s Cardiff cricket grounds carrying a Tiger flag during the Read more…

Katchatheevu issue to court
16 Jul
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Katchatheevu issue to court »

The Indian Supreme Court yesterday issued notice to the Indian government on DMK chief M Karunanidhi’s plea seeking direction to the government Read more…