Video: Vasu a dried pumpkin - Ranil

Friday, 22 May 2015 14:54

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today hit back at UPFA MP Vasudeva Nanayakkara saying he is a ‘dried pumpkin’ who had lost the prime of his life.

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I won’t give up- Hirunika

Friday, 22 May 2015 20:44
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Provincial Councillor Hirunika Premachandra who attended the hearing of the murder of Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra cas...


903 foreign nationals nabbed for violating visa requirements

Friday, 22 May 2015 20:05
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As many as 903 foreign nationals were arrested last year in connection with their engagement in religious propaganda act...


Video: Committee to probe fraud and corruption in Ports Authority

Friday, 22 May 2015 19:24
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Ports, Shipping and Aviation Minister Arjuna Ranatunga said today the ministry had decided to appoint a committee headed...


​Video: No evidence to prove my guilt -Duminda

Friday, 22 May 2015 18:15
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Parliamentarian Duminda Silva said today there was no evidence to convict him of the murder of Bharatha Lakshman Premach...


Jaffna police top brass transferred

Friday, 22 May 2015 16:01
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SSP, SP and ASP of the Jaffna division and the HQIs of Kayts and Jaffna police stations have been transferred with immed...


​Asian Youth Games: Sri Lanka ditched as host

Friday, 22 May 2015 14:20
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Sri Lanka has lost the right to host the 2017 Asian Youth Games because of political interference from the government, t...


Video: Over 60 sign no-confidence motion against PM - Dullas

Friday, 22 May 2015 13:53
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UPFA MP Dullas Alahapperuma said today the no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe so far si...


TN Chief Minister resigns

Friday, 22 May 2015 10:22
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Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah accepts the resignation of Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and invites AIADMK chief Jayalal...


​One-way traffic plan in Kirulapone

Friday, 22 May 2015 08:35
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A one-way traffic plan will be implemented from today on all working days between4.15 p.m.and 6.30 p.m.along Park Road, ...


Failed SL refugee claimant gets reprieve

Friday, 22 May 2015 07:53
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A Sri Lankan man who arrived in B.C. aboard the cargo ship MV Sun Sea in the summer of 2010 and claimed refugee protecti...


ICC sceptical about SL govt

Friday, 22 May 2015 05:59
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International Cricket Council (ICC) has questioned if Sri Lanka’s new government is acting in the best interest of...


Basil files FR petition

Thursday, 21 May 2015 20:21
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Former Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa today has filed a fundamental rights petition in the Supreme Court ...


Vasu flares up with Ranil

Thursday, 21 May 2015 19:22
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Democratic Left Front Leader Vasudeva Nanayakkara and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe embroiled themselves in a heat...


Police should act urgently on Jaffna incidents: MR

Thursday, 21 May 2015 18:06
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Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa said today that police should pay urgent attention to what happened in Jaffna as the ...


Sports Ministry finds evidence of sexual harassment

Thursday, 21 May 2015 17:24
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The committee to investigate allegations of sexual harassment in Sri Lanka women's cricket found evidence of sexual ...


Business community stages hartal in North

Thursday, 21 May 2015 16:10
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The business community in the North staged a hartal today to protest against the alleged rape and killing of 18-year-old...


130 Jaffna protestors remanded

Thursday, 21 May 2015 15:52
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The 130 suspects arrested yesterday on charges of unlawful assembly and the stoning the Jaffna Courts Complex were today...


Resigned ministers rejected Maithri’s principles: UNP

Thursday, 21 May 2015 14:51
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UNP parliamentarian and Deputy Minister Ajith P. Perera today said the four Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) ministers who...


Video: Four SLFP ministers resign

Thursday, 21 May 2015 11:17
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SLFP Ministers Dilan Perera, C.B. Ratnayaka, Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena and Pavithra Wanniarachchi today resigned from the...


CA refuses to suspend Harin from CM post

Thursday, 21 May 2015 10:46
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The Court of Appeal (CA) today refused to grant interim relief to suspend the appointment of Uva Province Chief Minister...


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Construction, reason behind false growth figures: Prof . Sally

Construction, reason behind false growth figures: Prof . Sally | 413 views

Renowned Sri Lankan-born economist Professor Razeen Sally says Sri Lanka’s real growth would be much lower than 7 percent which has been forecasted by the Central Bank and other multilateral age... Read More...


Etihad airways wins three coveted world travel awards including middle east’s leading airline

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 12:17 | 7161 views

For the ninth consecutive year, Etihad Airways has been named The Middle East’s Leading Airline at the World Travel Awards Middle East. The prestigious gala ceremony was held last night at the F... Read More...