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New ambassadors nominated for 5 countries

New ambassadors nominated for 5 countries

The names of five new designated Ambassadors and High Commissioners have been referred to the Committee on High Posts in Parliament. Deputy Secretary-General of Parliament Read more…

SL has a very strategic position in the world – French Senator

SL has a very strategic position in the world – French Senator

Nine years into the post-war era Sri Lanka is making slow and steady progress as a developing country. However, much needs to be Read more…

Why The Indian Govt As Well As The Tamil National Alliance Object To The Chinese Housing Project in the North and East of Sri Lanka

Why The Indian Govt As Well As The Tamil National Alliance Object To The Chinese Housing Project in the North and East of Sri Lanka

India and the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) have told the Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe that his government’s decision to award to a Chinese Read more…

“Pohottuwa Will Win Next Presidential Election Even If Wimalaweera Dissanayake Becomes Candidate:” Basil Rajapaksa

“Pohottuwa Will Win Next Presidential Election Even If Wimalaweera Dissanayake Becomes Candidate:” Basil Rajapaksa

Former Minister Basil Rajapaksa said the Sri Lanka Podujana Party could win the next Presidential election even if Ampara district MP Wimalaweera Dissanayake became the Read more…

NEW CONSTITUTION DREAM PERSISTS, DESPITE MISINFORMATION

NEW CONSTITUTION DREAM PERSISTS, DESPITE MISINFORMATION

As a campaign of misinformation subsumes the constitution-making process that has been in gridlock for several months now, officials working in the Parliamentary office coordinating Read more…

Lanka rejects 98 recommendations at UPR
6 Nov
2012
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Lanka rejects 98 recommendations at UPR »

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Sri Lanka has rejected 98 recommendations submitted by countries at the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in Geneva, the troika tasked with serving as Read more…

Sri Lanka denounced at Geneva sessions
6 Nov
2012
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Sri Lanka denounced at Geneva sessions »

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Sri Lanka’s role in human rights has been heavily condemned at the recently concluded Universal Periodic Review (UPR) at the 14th session of Read more…

Sri Lanka military probing war crime allegations
6 Nov
2012
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Sri Lanka military probing war crime allegations »

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The Sri Lankan Army said Monday it was still investigating allegations of atrocities during the war against the Tamil Tigers that ended in Read more…

Head of the EU delegation in Sri Lanka calls for further efforts in accountability
6 Nov
2012
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Head of the EU delegation in Sri Lanka calls for further efforts in accountability »

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Ambassador and Head of Delegation of the European Union to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, Bernard Savage says further efforts were needed on Read more…

Impeachment motion against Sri Lanka Chief Justice draws protests
6 Nov
2012
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Impeachment motion against Sri Lanka Chief Justice draws protests »

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The motion by ruling party legislators of Sri Lanka to impeach the country’s first female Chief Justice has drawn fire from many corners Read more…

Mannar bishop delivered speech at UPR session in Geneva
4 Nov
2012
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Mannar bishop delivered speech at UPR session in Geneva »

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The Bishop of Mannar has stated that the 13th Amendment is “fundamentally flawed” and has called for the recognition of the Tamil people Read more…

Fonseka to go before Supreme Court
4 Nov
2012
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Fonseka to go before Supreme Court »

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Former Army Commander Mr. Sarath Fonseka is to go before the Supreme Court petitioning the reinstatement of his civic rights which is being Read more…

From LTTE cadre to sex worker—Plight of a Sri Lankan Tamil woman
4 Nov
2012
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From LTTE cadre to sex worker—Plight of a Sri Lankan Tamil woman »

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My native place is Vaddukottai in Yarlpanam (Jaffna). In July 1995, we shifted to a church for refuge in Nawali. There were over Read more…

Karunanidhi requests for referendum in Sri Lanka’s North & East
4 Nov
2012
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Karunanidhi requests for referendum in Sri Lanka’s North & East »

DMK president M. Karunanidhi said that India should prevail upon the United Nations to have a referendum under its supervision to enable Tamils Read more…

Gota’s Secret Mission to South Africa Revealed
4 Nov
2012
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Gota’s Secret Mission to South Africa Revealed »

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The Secretary of Defence, Gothabya Rajapaksa has secretly concluded a mission to the Republic of South Africa just few days before a team Read more…