Sep 2, 2014 9:05:38 AM- dailymirror.lk
Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) General Secretary Ven. Galagodaatte Gnanasara Thera proclaimed that the time was right for the BBS to enter into the trade union sector and to influence them to act according to the teachings of the Buddha.
Sep 2, 2014 8:55:30 AM- itnnews.lk
Sep 2, 2014 8:31:32 AM- adaderana.lk
The International Institute for Middle-East and Balkan Studies (IFIMES) presented a high award for special contribution to stability and peace in the Region to Prof. G. L. Peiris, Sri Lankan Minister of External Affairs. .
Sep 2, 2014 8:16:55 AM- lankacnews.com
King Abdulla says that if a sudden decision is not taken, the next target of ISIS will be the West. He says that if the Takfiris are not granted, they will approach Europe next month and to America in another month. King Abdulla’s idea is that the terrorism has no boundaries and many governments beyond […]
Sep 2, 2014 7:44:22 AM- lankacnews.com
The president Mahinda Rajapaksa has advised the minister Mervin Silva not to throw muds to others. At a meeting in Madulla, Monaragala, minister Mervin Silva has criticized Anura Kumara in personal level. He was talking about the wife and the marriage of Anura Kumara Dissanayake. Taking the advise, Merving Silva has stopped what he was […]
Sep 2, 2014 11:56:19 AM- srilankamirror.com
Lanka’s first lean luxury hotel Cinnamon Red was opened by Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa yesterday (Sept 01) who hoisted the Cinnamon Red flag to mark the ceremonial launch of this Rs. 3.5 bn investment coming under the banner of the Cinnamon Hotels and Resorts chain.
Sep 2, 2014 10:44:40 AM- srilankamirror.com
It is certainly a novel way to clean your clothes.
Sep 2, 2014 9:50:32 AM- srilankamirror.com
It has been revealed that there is a new Presidential residence being built in Kankasanthurai (KKS), Jaffna, reports say.
Sep 2, 2014 9:33:06 AM- srilankamirror.com
These spectacular sprawling landscapes are beautiful all day - but appear even more magical when bathed in light at sunrise and sunset.
Sep 2, 2014 7:36:07 AM- adaderana.lk
The Philippine Embassy in Bangladesh which has jurisdiction over Sri Lanka says that the office of the Philippine Honorary Consul in Sri Lanka has been temporarily closed. .
Sep 2, 2014 7:34:03 AM- adaderana.lk
Subramaniam Swamy, the Senior BJP leader, has landed himself in a soup by remarking that it was he who suggested to the Sri Lankan government during his visit to the Island nation last month that it should release all the Tamil fishermen in its custody.
Sep 2, 2014 6:45:03 AM- adaderana.lk
The Met. Department says that several spells of showers will occur in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Northwestern and Central provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts. Thundershowers will develop at a few places in the Uva and Eastern provinces during the afternoon or evening. .
Sep 2, 2014 7:01:10 AM- lankacnews.com
The chairman of Hanguranketha Pradeshiya Sabha Ranasinghe Dissanayake has made a complaint that the supporters of Narada Dissanayake, the son of S B Dissanayake have threatened him that he will be killed in 5 days. But the police says that there are complaints received from both the parties and it is just an issue in […]
Sep 2, 2014 6:54:16 AM- lankacnews.com
The secretary general of BBS, Galabodaaththe Gnanasara thero is summoned to the police. The thero was asked to come to the Slave Island police to give a statement regarding a complaint of insulting lawyer Maithri Gunaratne “a dog|”. The Fort magistrate and additional divisional judge Thilina Gamage has issued this order,
Sep 2, 2014 7:15:45 AM- colombogazette.com
The navy arrested nine Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan waters while separately six Indians were rescued when their boat got damaged, a navy spokesman said. The spokesman told Colombo Gazette that last night nine Indians had been arrested in the northern seas after crossing into Sri Lankan waters illegally. The fishermen were handed […]
Sep 2, 2014 6:16:57 AM- colombogazette.com
The main opposition United National Party (UNP) does not expect a change of policy on Sri Lanka by the new UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. UNP MP Wijedasa Rajapakse told reporters today that the unlike policies and laws changing in Sri Lanka when a new Minister or Government takes office, internationally the same practice […]
Sep 2, 2014 6:29:46 AM- itnnews.lk
The UN is warning that food prices are rising in countries hit by Ebola and that it’ll get worse because many farmers won’t be able to access fields during the upcoming harvests of rice and corn. An Ebola outbreak in West Africa has killed more than 1,500 people, and authorities […]
Sep 2, 2014 6:29:32 AM- itnnews.lk
Top seed Novak Djokovic reached his 22nd consecutive Grand Slam quarter-final with a straight-sets win over Philipp Kohlschreiber at the US Open. The world number one secured a 6-1 7-5 6-4 victory over the German and will next play Andy Murray. In the women’s singles, defending champion Serena Williams set […]
Sep 2, 2014 6:27:44 AM- itnnews.lk
Elias Sunny will replace Sohag Gazi in Bangladesh’s Test squad for the upcoming two-match series in the West Indies. Bangladesh is due to take on their hosts in the first Test beginning on Friday at Arnos Vale Ground in Kingston, before the second clash at Beausejour Stadium in St Lucia. […]
Sep 2, 2014 6:27:10 AM- itnnews.lk
Cuba’s former president Fidel Castro compared NATO’s recent statements to that of Nazi SS and accused US and its allies of igniting conflicts abroad. Castro slammed John McCain for backing Israel and accused both of being involved in the creation of ISIS. Apparently referring to the pressure the NATO has […]
Sep 2, 2014 6:26:39 AM- itnnews.lk
A five-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Borivali. That the body of the girl was found under a flyover. This was just near the footpath where she was sleeping along with her family. Her body was discovered by her family lying in a pool of blood in the […]
Sep 2, 2014 6:26:07 AM- itnnews.lk
The UN Human Rights Council has unanimously agreed to send an emergency mission to Iraq to investigate Islamic State atrocities, as Baghdad warned the country was “facing a terrorist monster”. The 47 members of the UN top rights body reached their decision after spending the day listening to details of […]
Sep 2, 2014 6:25:37 AM- itnnews.lk
At least 48 tonnes of fish have turned up dead in a lagoon in western Mexico and authorities are investigating whether wastewater treatment plants are to blame. Fishermen used shovels, wheel-carts and trucks to pull tonnes of dead fish out of the Cajititlan lagoon that has been the scene of […]
Sep 2, 2014 6:25:08 AM- itnnews.lk
A Mexican woman has celebrated what is believed to be her 127th birthday, making her the world’s oldest living person. Leandra Becerra marked the milestone last Sunday at the house where she lives with her grandson’s family in Zapopan. Becerra stays seated in a wheelchair, sleeping for most of the […]
Sep 2, 2014 6:24:40 AM- itnnews.lk
NASA released CGI video of the sun emitting a mid-level solar flare. The image of the flare, which erupted on the left side of the sun on 24th of last month. NASA’s powerful telescopes captured beams of ultraviolet light from the flare and recorded them as electronic signals. Solar flares […]
Sep 2, 2014 5:50:12 AM- itnnews.lk
“Fury” is an upcoming American war film set in World War II directed and written by David Ayer. The film stars Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman and Scott Eastwood. The film is set during the last month of World War II in April 1945. It is slated to be […]
Sep 2, 2014 6:33:41 AM- dailymirror.lk
The Police today inaugurated a system through which all police data could be connected into one virtual platform.
Sep 2, 2014 6:31:24 AM- dailymirror.lk
A 29-year-old mother in Kolonnawais reported to have strangled her six-year-old daughter for defecating inside the house.
Sep 2, 2014 6:18:01 AM- dailymirror.lk
A Qatar Airways flight en route from Doha to Perth in Australia was forced to divert to Colombo in Sri Lanka after the pilot reported a suspected fuel leak in one of the aircraft's engines, it was reported.
Sep 2, 2014 5:41:06 AM- adaderana.lk
Campaign for Free and Fair Elections (CaFFE) alleged that no arrests have been made with respect to 35 election violation complaints reported in Monaragala district during the Uva Provincial Council election campaigns, thus far. .