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Japanese defense ship arrives at Hambantota port

Japanese defense ship arrives at Hambantota port

Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force ship ‘Ikazuchi’ has arrived at the port of Hambantota today (15) on a goodwill visit, Sri Lanka Navy Read more…

“Since Eastern Province Has No Chief Minister, Ministers or Council, the Governor Can Take Over Powers of the Chief Minister, Ministers or Council To Solve Issues” Says New Eastern Governor MLAM Hizbullah

“Since Eastern Province Has No Chief Minister, Ministers or Council, the Governor Can Take Over Powers of the Chief Minister, Ministers or Council To Solve Issues” Says New Eastern Governor MLAM Hizbullah

Newly-appointed Governor of the Eastern Province, M.L.A.M. Hizbullah, in an interview with Ceylon Today says, “I created a problem by being selected as Read more…

Committee rejects MoU for defence pact with US

Committee rejects MoU for defence pact with US

A committee has rejected most of the content in a memorandum of understanding submitted by the US government to the Sri Lankan defence Read more…

Bank of China offers Sri Lanka $300 million loan, option to raise to $1 billion – Report

Bank of China offers Sri Lanka $300 million loan, option to raise to $1 billion – Report

Bank of China, one of the four biggest state-owned commercial banks in China, has offered Sri Lanka a loan of $300 million which Read more…

SLPP rejects Steering Committee report on new Constitution

SLPP rejects Steering Committee report on new Constitution

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) yesterday said it rejects the Steering Committee report presented to the Constitutional Assembly (CA) and would work Read more…

US deeply concerned over Sri Lanka’s deteriorating democracy
8 Dec
2012
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US deeply concerned over Sri Lanka’s deteriorating democracy »

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The United States said it remains deeply concerned about actions surrounding the ongoing impeachment trial of Sri Lankan Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake.Reiterating the Read more…

Sri Lanka ruling alliance group to sign a petition to safeguard 13th Amendment
8 Dec
2012
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Sri Lanka ruling alliance group to sign a petition to safeguard 13th Amendment »

Sri Lanka’s ruling United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) sources say that a group of ruling alliance political parties and several ministers have initiated Read more…

Team dispatched to probe the burial ground of passengers of Lion Air plane shot down by LTTE
8 Dec
2012
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Team dispatched to probe the burial ground of passengers of Lion Air plane shot down by LTTE »

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A special team of officials has been dispatched to Kilinochchi of Sri Lanka to probe the 1998 tragedy of Lion Air flight 602.The Read more…

‘The government made several attempts to kill me’: Tamil MP -Source:National Post Canada by Stewart Bell
6 Dec
2012
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‘The government made several attempts to kill me’: Tamil MP -Source:National Post Canada by Stewart Bell »

A Sri Lankan opposition politician said Wednesday he wanted his government to investigate allegations that an army officer now in Canada had been Read more…

Curb current account deficit: IMF to Sri Lanka
6 Dec
2012
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Curb current account deficit: IMF to Sri Lanka »

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IMF Thursday said Sri Lanka should take steps to contain its current account deficit by promoting a softer exchange rate and making exports Read more…

PCs, 13+ forced on Sri Lanka by Tamil extremists: JHU
6 Dec
2012
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PCs, 13+ forced on Sri Lanka by Tamil extremists: JHU »

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Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) MP Ven. Athuraliye Rathana Thera yesterday said that the 13th Amendment plus was proposed by Tamil extremists in order Read more…

Ranil seeks govt. clarification on SupremeSAT-1
6 Dec
2012
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Ranil seeks govt. clarification on SupremeSAT-1 »

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Opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe is seeking an acceptable clarification from the government regarding the shareholders of the company behind the SupremeSAT-1 communication satellite Read more…

Ratnasiri Wickremana​yake to be next Prime Minister?
6 Dec
2012
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Ratnasiri Wickremana​yake to be next Prime Minister? »

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Senior Minister Ratnasiri Wickremanayake is to be appointed Sri Lanka’s next Prime Minister, high ranking government officials said yesterday.It is learnt steps had Read more…

Gotabaya met the director of IDSA
6 Dec
2012
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Gotabaya met the director of IDSA »

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SriLankan Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa met Aravind Gupta director of the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses at his office yesterday.Director of the Read more…

Sri Lankan President opens travel service center and Kottawa interchange on Southern Expressway
6 Dec
2012
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Sri Lankan President opens travel service center and Kottawa interchange on Southern Expressway »

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Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa today opened the first travel service center on Southern Expressway, Sri Lanka’s first ever expressway, and the interchange Read more…