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President Publicly Urges PM Not To Weaken Him: Also Says MR Telephoned Ravi K And Congratulated

President Publicly Urges PM Not To Weaken Him: Also Says MR Telephoned Ravi K And Congratulated

President Maithripala Sirisena publicly urged Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe not to weaken him in his quest against corruption.

“Everyone in the government and the Read more…

Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission summons seven people over forcing principal to kneel before Chief Minister

Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission summons seven people over forcing principal to kneel before Chief Minister

The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HCSL) today has issued summons to seven individuals to appear before the Commission to record a statement in Read more…

British Council showcases “Active Citizens” projects to further promote community cohesion

British Council showcases “Active Citizens” projects to further promote community cohesion

The British Council on Monday showcased its “Active Citizens” projects to further promote community cohesion through networking and interaction, together with delegates from over 30 Read more…

US Embassy and American Center in Colombo back to normal

US Embassy and American Center in Colombo back to normal

Operations at the US Embassy in Sri Lanka has returned to normal, the US Embassy in Colombo said today.

The Embassy said that the American Read more…

Chinese Ambassador and four new envoys present credentials

Chinese Ambassador and four new envoys present credentials

The Chinese Ambassador to Sri Lanka was among five new envoys who presented their credentials to President Maithripala Sirisena today.

The new Ambassador of China Read more…

Navi Pillay in Sri Lanka to serve Diaspora – NFF
28 Aug
2013
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Navi Pillay in Sri Lanka to serve Diaspora – NFF »

The National Freedom Front (NFF) stated that it does not approve of the decision by the government to invite the UN High Read more…

Pillay visits final war zone
27 Aug
2013
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Pillay visits final war zone »

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay visited parts of the final battle zone in Mullaitivu this evening.

Among the Read more…

Protest stage on demanding to investigate on disappeared people in SL: TNPF supports protesters
27 Aug
2013
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Protest stage on demanding to investigate on disappeared people in SL: TNPF supports protesters »

To win the attention of Navaneetham Pillay, Commissioner of the UN Human Rights Council, protest stage in front on the Jaffna library Read more…

Government representatives never allow Navi Pillay to meet family members of disappeared people
27 Aug
2013
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Government representatives never allow Navi Pillay to meet family members of disappeared people »

Government representatives never allow Navaneetham Pillay to meet family members of disappeared people gathered in front of the Jaffna Public library today.

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Anandhi Elizan met Navaneetham Pillay
27 Aug
2013
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Anandhi Elizan met Navaneetham Pillay »

Anandhi Elizan , wife of the former LTTE carder and the TNA candidate of the Northern Provincial Council met UN Human Rights Read more…

UNHRC Commissioner reached Jaffna
27 Aug
2013
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UNHRC Commissioner reached Jaffna »

UN Human Rights Commission Navaneetham Pillay visited Jaffna on Monday evening.

Commissioner reached Jaffna peninsula at 7.00 pm in special flight.

She Read more…

Sri Lanka monks protest UN rights chief’s visit
26 Aug
2013
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Sri Lanka monks protest UN rights chief’s visit »

Buddhist monks led protests in the Sri Lankan capital Monday against the UN’s top rights official, who began a fact-finding mission to Read more…

Pillay told PTA will remain
26 Aug
2013
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Pillay told PTA will remain »

The government today informed visiting UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay that the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) will remain Read more…

TNA says 13A incomplete
26 Aug
2013
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TNA says 13A incomplete »

Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Chief Ministerial candidate for the Northern Province, C.V. Wigneswaran says the 13th Amendment to the constitution has its Read more…

Navi Pillay met Minister Vasudeva Nanayakkara
26 Aug
2013
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Navi Pillay met Minister Vasudeva Nanayakkara »

UN Human Rights Commissioner Navaneetham Pillay met the minister of National Languages Vasudeva Nanayakkara at his ministry this afternoon.

Commissioner also met Read more…