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EC asks Prez to consult SC on election date

EC asks Prez to consult SC on election date

The Election Commission has requested for making a reference to the Supreme Court on the next election date , informed sources said. The Commission has Read more…

Premadasa to ensure Sri Lanka’s relationship with India is kept at best possible level

Premadasa to ensure Sri Lanka’s relationship with India is kept at best possible level

In the midst of preparing for elections in Sri Lanka, main Opposition leader and former minister and presidential hopeful Sajith Premadasa speaks to The New Read more…

Toll of COVID-19 cases rises 159

Toll of COVID-19 cases rises 159

The number of COVID – 19 patients in the country has risen to 159, health officials said, after eight persons tested positive for the virus Read more…

Sri Lanka and World Bank sign deal on $128.6M financial assistance to battle Covid-19

Sri Lanka and World Bank sign deal on $128.6M financial assistance to battle Covid-19

The International Development Association (IDA) and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) of the World Bank Group agreed to provide financing assistance amounting Read more…

Amnesty urges final rites of minority groups be respected

Amnesty urges final rites of minority groups be respected

Sri Lanka’s authorities must respect the right of religious minorities to carry out the final rites of their relatives in accordance with their own traditions Read more…

Political solution vital for region’s stability: India
9 Dec
2012
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Political solution vital for region’s stability: India »

Greater devolution of powers to the provinces and amicable resolution of the Tamil grievances are pivotal to the long-term stability of the region. Read more…

Since end of war Government follows two path ways- Jaffna Bishop informs UN delegates
8 Dec
2012
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Since end of war Government follows two path ways- Jaffna Bishop informs UN delegates »

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Group of UN officials Japan, South Africa, Italy, United States and 13 other nations visited Jaffna Bishop House this morning.During the time of Read more…

The Sri Lankan Silk Road-The Harvard International Review
8 Dec
2012
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The Sri Lankan Silk Road-The Harvard International Review »

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The Potential War Between China and the United States

Sri Lanka, the “pearl” of the Indian Ocean, is strategically located within Read more…

Sri Lanka chief judge Bandaranayake found guilty by MPs
8 Dec
2012
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Sri Lanka chief judge Bandaranayake found guilty by MPs »

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A report by a Sri Lankan parliamentary committee has found Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake guilty of three charges of misconduct.She could be dismissed Read more…

TNA not for total withdrawal of army from N-E
8 Dec
2012
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TNA not for total withdrawal of army from N-E »

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In an attitude of moderation, the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) told Parliament yesterday that it was wrong to assume that the party wanted Read more…

Maj. Gen. Silva’s nomination opposed
8 Dec
2012
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Maj. Gen. Silva’s nomination opposed »

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There has been opposition to the nomination of Maj. Gen. Shavendra Silva as Sri Lanka’s deputy high commissioner in South Africa.The South African Read more…

Delegation of Permanent Members to the UN calls on President
8 Dec
2012
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Delegation of Permanent Members to the UN calls on President »

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A delegation of permanent representatives to the United Nations (UN), including ambassadors from Japan, Bangladesh, Nigeria and Romania, called on President Mahinda Rajapaksa Read more…

Opposition members withdraw from PSC
8 Dec
2012
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Opposition members withdraw from PSC »

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The four Opposition members in the Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) probing the charges mentioned in the impeachment motion against Chief Justice Dr, Shirani 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…