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Sun, 25 Jul 2021
A fair purohita has made a vow at a Kovil in the distant Mullaitivu area some time ago.
There is a Diyawanna member who was elected from a district in the South having garnered over one lakh of preference votes. This member who goes about nattily dressed in the Western attire is said to be better known as a businessman than as a politic
It was a time when rigid travel restrictions were in force due to the coronavirus pandemic being at its peak and a person who was sauntering along a road in Jayawardenepura was challenged by the police officer at a checkpoint.
There is a debate raging in the country these days over the government’s decision to ban the import of chemical fertilizer.
A parachuter- politico is reportedly going round telling all and sundry that they should install in leadership a certain person now domiciled overseas so that he could bring down the soaring living costs and this lobbying for a new leader has got the
This political authority who won a Diyawanna seat for the first time through a demonstration of his patriotic fervor got egg on his face recently when it came to light that he had gone out of his way to oblige the fair mate of a well-known ‘birthda
A white-collar bigwig of an establishment related to sports is said to be misusing the official vehicles of the establishment to provide transport to the family members.
A medical specialist representing a professional body who had been very vocal about the coronavirus pandemic in the recent past has suddenly gone missing, they say.
There is infighting within the Blue party over the question of whether they should continue to be a partner of the government or not. Given the sharp split in the party their inside talks easily leak out.
A fair state purohita who had made it to Diyawanna from a district close to Colombo is said to be in a highly discontented and disillusioned state these days due to a raw deal she is getting from a colleague.
A situation has arisen where imposing a taboo on opening windows of this 14-storey building has become necessary!
The Big Boss the other day had given a certain purohita a tongue lashing for being remiss in performing the functions assigned to him, they say.
A bigwig who is responsible for administering a province at the country’s centre,
There is a prominent lady in the government top team who has become increasingly despondent about the way things are going on in her Ministry these days.
Two Diyawanna politicos had almost come to blows in the council lobby the other day, they say.
Two Blue party stalwarts have fallen out following a dispute relating to an office room, they say.
A special guest had called at the Walawwa of the former Madam the other day. A very old member of the Blue party, this visitor is said to be having a kinship to the walawwa family. He is referred to as Kalutara Lion by some people.
This person who had been employed in a foreign country for several years had got an appointment as the head of a certain Statutory body thanks to his kinship to a very high political authority.
A forest area in the mid-country is being cleared by a former provincial politico using heavy machinery for the express purpose of opening up a banana plantation, reports say.
This young couple, the daughter, and the son-in-law of a certain political authority, currently in occupation of a bungalow belonging to a statutory body coming under the purview of the latter, has become a pain in the neck for the drivers of the air
A member of the council of this city, where a prominent place of religious worship is located, drew a howl of protests when he moved a motion calling for the prohibition of sale of pork inside the city.
There is a veteran in politics who is close to retirement. He is said to be grooming his son and daughter too for political careers.
A chairman who had evaded attending an important official discussion despite getting the invitation from no lesser a person than the country’s Citizen Number Three has incurred the wrath of the latter, they say.
An advisor of a provincial chief has already planned the battle to grab the main provincial political chair of the Central Province, they say.
The following story is making rounds in political circles these days
A white-collar high-up of a major council had got stumped for words when he was asked whether he had read the Local Government Ordinance and he quietly sat down; they say.
A group of Diyawanna politicos including some purohitas in the Gampaha District are set to complain to the top political authorities against the Gampaha female forest conservation officer, who had been vocal about protecting the environment, saying t
There is a Ministry responsible for looking into the wellbeing of the working class in the country.
There is a move by some groups and organizations to bring about a rapport between Prince Panchaudha who was under fire from the government backbenchers in the recent past and a heavyweight from the Telephone party, they say.
The Government has decided to make the fullest use of a certain natural resource awaiting commercial exploitation in Rajarata.
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