Video: Cabinet swearing-in further delayed?

Thursday, 27 August 2015 16:37

SLFP acting General Secretary Duminda Dissanayake today said the swearing-in of the Cabinet would not likely to happen on September 2, as scheduled earlier.

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P.B. Jayasundera at SIU

Friday, 28 August 2015 11:28
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Former Secretary of the Treasury, P.B. Jayasundera is being questioned at the Special Investigation Unit (SIU), police s...


Enjoining order on Anura, Susil dismissed

Friday, 28 August 2015 10:37
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The enjoining orders which prevented Anura Priyadarshana Yapa and Susil Premajayantha from functioning as general secret...


SLFP CC meets today

Friday, 28 August 2015 09:15
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The Central Committee of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) will meet today, reportedly to discuss the party’s dec...


No repeal of PTA at present

Friday, 28 August 2015 07:28
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The government is not considering the revocation or the amendment of the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) at present, a...


MoD issues detention order on suspects

Thursday, 27 August 2015 20:38
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The Defence Ministry issued a detention order today to detain and interrogate the four army personnel arrested in connec...


India gifts ship 'Varaha' to SL Navy

Thursday, 27 August 2015 20:07
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Former Indian Coast Guard Ship Varaha, which had been in service with Sri Lanka Navy as Naval Ship ‘Sagara’ ...


Yala Park closed for a month due to drought

Thursday, 27 August 2015 19:32
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Yala National Park will be closed for one month starting from September 7 as a result of the extremely low rainfall in t...


​Thonda,Douglas to support National Govt-Duminda

Thursday, 27 August 2015 13:01
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Ceylon Workers Congress leader Arumugan Thondaman and EPDP leader Douglas Devananda have decided to extend their support...


Petitions against MR, Cabraal, Mahendran withdrawn

Thursday, 27 August 2015 11:53
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A private petition filed against Central Bank (CB) Governor Arjuna Mahendran and his son-in-law Arjun Aloysius was today...


Travel ban on Gota lifted

Thursday, 27 August 2015 11:23
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The Galle Magistrate’s Court today lifted the foreign travel ban imposed on former Defense secretary Gotabhaya Raj...


Ex-Minister, top army officer involved?

Thursday, 27 August 2015 10:45
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The son of M.S.M Niyaz (alias Loku Seeya, and a former kapuwa of Ragama Devalaya) has lodged a complaint with the Presid...


Sanga irreplaceable for SL: Jayasuriya

Thursday, 27 August 2015 09:05
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Sri Lankan cricket legend Sanath Jayasuriya on Wednesday said recently-retired wicketkeeper-batsman Kumar Sangakkara is ...


Don't worry about NL MPs: Ranjan

Thursday, 27 August 2015 08:48
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People should not take the appointment of defeated MPs to Parliament through the National List seriously as many of them...


Video: SLFPers did not vote for me: Solangaarachchi

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 20:32
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Provincial councilor Prasanna Solangaarachchi said today SLFPers neither understood him nor voted for him at the last ge...


Derailment causes delays on coastline

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 18:38
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All trains scheduled on the coastal line had been announced delayed, causing difficulties to the commuters following a d...


Abe wishes Ranil

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 18:29
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had sent a congratulatory message today to Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe follow...


CaFFE urges repeal of PTA

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 16:36
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The Campaign for Free and Fair Elections (CaFFE) today urged the government to repeal the Prevention of Terrorism Act (P...


Prof Warnapala is UPFA’s new Gen. Secy.

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 16:20
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Professor Vishwa Warnapala today assumed duties as the United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) General Secretary a...


US backs Sri Lanka's domestic probe

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 15:38
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The United States said today it would work together with Sri Lanka's new government to propose a resolution to a U.N...


Sujeewa Senasinghe absent in court

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 15:28
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Former Deputy Minister of Justice Sujeewa Senasinghe , the main suspect charged with  violating election laws and o...


UNP-SLFP reach agreement: Malik

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 14:23
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The United National Party (UNP) today said it had finally reached an agreement with the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) t...


Walla Patta detection: 4 Lankans, 2 Chinese arrested

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 13:44
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Police Narcotics Bureau in a special operation carried out in Bambalapitiya last evening seized a large stock of ‘...


FR petition against UPFA national list

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 13:27
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Mahajana Eksath Peramuna (MEP) Vice Chairman Somaweera Chandrasiri today filed a Fundamental Rights (FR) petition in the...


SL to work with Fijian military

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 12:32
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Sri Lanka is hoping to sign a defence cooperation agreement with Fiji, a South Pacific country, the Fiji Sun reported. ...


Seneviratne withdraws case against Ranil

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 12:03
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A lawsuit filed by former Minister of sugar industries Lakshman Seneviratne against UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe and ...


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