Nov 17, 2017 8:20:23 AM- hirunews.lk
The Joint Opposition complained to the Bribery Commission today (17) asking it to investigate the assets of the 5 COPE members and their associates who had telephone contacts with Perpetual Treasuries owner, Arjun Aloysius. Earlier this morning,... Read More
Nov 18, 2017 9:00:03 AM- srilankaguardian.org
Mugabe, the only ruler Zimbabwe has known since independence from Britain in 1980, has been holed up in his lavish ‘Blue Roof’ compound, from where he […]
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Nov 18, 2017 8:54:35 AM- srilankaguardian.org
Nuclear war is absolutely unthinkable. Totally crazy. Yet serious discussion is underway in military and neocon war circles about a nuclear war against North Korea and, […]
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Nov 18, 2017 8:15:59 AM- adaderana.lk
Police sources have reported that a 16-year old female who was raped at Ganesh Puram in Vavuniya attempted to commit suicide by drinking poison after suffering a traumatic experience. .
Nov 18, 2017 7:57:16 AM- adaderana.lk
Ada Derana correspondents report that two suspects that were arrested for forging the signature of Chathurika Sirisena and a letterhead of the Presidential Secretariat were remanded till November 29, by the Colombo Magistrate s court. .
Nov 18, 2017 8:32:29 AM- hirunews.lk
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa stated that the members of the COPE committee who had been in contact with the owner of Perpetual Treasuries Limited, Arjun Aloysius should be investigated immediately. The former president made this comment speaking... Read More
Nov 18, 2017 8:27:21 AM- hirunews.lk
The UNP says that an issue has arisen about the MP privileges of the COPE committee members who have had contact with Arjun Aloysius over the phone. Speaking at a press briefing convened at the parliament complex today, UNP parliamentarians Ashu... Read More
Nov 18, 2017 7:28:08 AM- adaderana.lk
The 19 suspects that were detained earlier today (18), for their alleged involvement in the Galle incident that ensued last night have been remanded till November 30, following a hearing at the Galle Magistrate s court. .
Nov 18, 2017 7:01:35 AM- adaderana.lk
Police sources have confirmed that a 12-hour police curfew will be imposed from 6.00pm today (18), to 6.00am tomorrow (19), to several areas within the Galle District. .
Nov 18, 2017 6:52:22 AM- hirunews.lk
Police say 19 persons who were arrested over the tense situation which prevailed in several areas of Galle Police Division have been remanded until 30th of this month. The suspects were produced before the Galle Acting Magistrate today (18) Meanwhile,... Read More
Nov 18, 2017 6:41:33 AM- hirunews.lk
IGP Pujith Jayasundera has visited the areas where there was tension and police curfew was in place. The IGP had visited the area with several other senior officers, this morning (18). Police curfew was imposed last night in Gintota East, Gintota West,... Read More
Nov 18, 2017 6:16:21 AM- adaderana.lk
Jubilant scenes are unfolding on the streets of Zimbabwe s capital Harare, as protests demanding the resignation of President Robert Mugabe have turned to a celebration of the army s role in ending his grip on power. .
Nov 18, 2017 6:08:15 AM- adaderana.lk
A suspect connected to several robberies in Kankesanthurai was detained today (18), by local authorities following an operation conducted by the Kankesanthurai crimes division. .
Nov 18, 2017 5:49:21 AM- adaderana.lk
A discussion was held between Elections Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya and Deputy Election and Assistant District Election Commissioners today (18). .
Nov 18, 2017 6:27:40 AM- hirunews.lk
The workers of the SLTB depot in Vavuniya have struck work. They have taken this union action to oppose a transfer given to 2 officers of the depot. Our correspondent said SLTB buses did not operate as a result of this protest. Read More
Nov 18, 2017 6:19:24 AM- hirunews.lk
Lahiru Thirimanne and Angelo Mathews compiled contrasting fifties and shared a 99-run partnership that put Sri Lanka in the ascendancy of the Kolkata Test, cutting their deficit to just 7 by stumps on the third day. They were united with the score on... Read More
Nov 18, 2017 5:06:29 AM- hirunews.lk
The Association of Parents of SAITM Medical Faculty Students and the Association of Parents of State Medical Faculty Students have decided to pay a courtesy call on the chief prelates of the three chapters to discuss about the next steps to be taken with... Read More
Nov 18, 2017 5:05:36 AM- hirunews.lk
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa stated that they will contest the forthcoming local government election from a political front under the flower bud symbol. The former president made this comment in response to questions raised by journalists following... Read More
Nov 18, 2017 5:05:01 AM- hirunews.lk
Police said that the tense situation which had erupted in few areas in the Galle Police division has been brought under control. Police curfew imposed following the tense situation, was lifted at 9 this morning. Curfew was imposed for Gingthota –... Read More
Nov 18, 2017 5:04:09 AM- hirunews.lk
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe stated in Parliament today that few Officers of the Treasury will be removed after the budget. The Prime Minister expressed these views in reply to a question posed by Joint Opposition Parliamentarian Wasudewa Nanayakkara.... Read More
Nov 18, 2017 5:03:17 AM- adaderana.lk
Newly appointed Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe convened with the Ambassador of the Russian Federation in Sri Lanka Yury Materiy. .
Nov 18, 2017 4:50:41 AM- adaderana.lk
Reports confirm that AW Energy, a Finland based ocean wave energy harvesting company will collaborate with the Sri Lankan government to establish an ocean wave energy harnessing plant across the southern coast of the island nation. .
Nov 18, 2017 4:33:44 AM- adaderana.lk
Special attention will be paid to the proposed constitution at the monthly meeting of the Sri Lanka Bar Association (BASL) which is scheduled to be held today(18)..
Nov 18, 2017 4:01:36 AM- adaderana.lk
UNP party members stated that the secret surveillance of telecommunication devices of parliamentarians is an infringement of privacy and a blatant disregard of parliamentary privileges earned by members of parliament. .
Nov 18, 2017 3:34:36 AM- adaderana.lk
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa stated that the volume of foreign investments arriving into Sri Lanka has gravely declined due to the prevailing political instability that has dissuaded many international investors. .
Nov 18, 2017 3:16:32 AM- adaderana.lk
The development of infrastructure facilities of the first techno city of Sri Lanka has commenced, the Western development and Megapolis Ministry announced..
Nov 18, 2017 3:00:18 AM- LBO.com
The tense situation occurred in Gintota last night has completely been brought under control, with law and order being established in the area, Law and Order Minister Sagala Ratnayaka said. The Minister, issuing a special statement, extended his gratitude to all parties that acted responsibly to avoid a bloodbath. The Minister said additional Police battalions, […]
Nov 18, 2017 2:18:41 AM- adaderana.lk
Employees of Sri Lanka Transport Board (SLTB)of Vavuniya Depot commenced a strike action today(18) opposing the service transfers given to SLTB employees based on alleged political influences. .