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Sri Lankan High Commissioner Prasad Kariyawasam has said that India will be isolated if Prime Minister Manmohan Singh doesn't attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting.
This came as the Tamil Nadu Assembly passed a resolution asking the Prime Minister not to attend the meet in Sri…
Posted by Editor on October 24, 2013 at 11:12pm
British documentary maker Callum Macrae, during a recent visit to Oslo, where he denounced the forthcoming Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Colombo, was told by a Tamil, of Sri Lankan origin, that the Britisher was making it difficult for the Tamil community to reconcile with the…Continue
Posted by Editor on October 24, 2013 at 11:08pm
The Tamil Nadu legislative assembly on Thursday unanimously passed a resolution urging the Union government to boycott the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting slated to be held in Colombo in November.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had reportedly informed the DMK leadership recently that a decision on…Continue
Posted by Editor on October 24, 2013 at 11:07pm
The death toll from the military crackdown on a protest at Weliweriya on Thursday rose to three yesterday with the demise of two more youth in hospital.
The police and the army opened fire on a demonstration residents of Weliwerya held against the contamination of ground water in the area due…Continue
Posted by Editor on August 5, 2013 at 11:26am
The United National Party (UNP) today demanded the resignation of Army spokesman Ruwan Wanigasuriya over the false statements he had made on the Weliweriya clash.
“The statements made by Brigadier Wanigasuriya were unbecoming of a person holding the rank of spokesman and a disgrace to the Army uniform.…Continue
Posted by Editor on August 5, 2013 at 11:25am
Government Medical Officers’ Association (GMOA) Assistant Secretary Dr. Nalin Ariyarathne yesterday said that the Industrial Technology Institute (ITI) of Sri Lanka, which tested samples of imported milk powder, had detected Dicyanamide (DCD) in all of them, but the Health authorities had not taken any action to ban those…Continue
Posted by Editor on August 2, 2013 at 11:20am
One person was killed and scores were wounded when troops opened fire on an unruly crowds blocking the Kandy-Colombo main road yesterday.
The army said it had been compelled to fire as the troops had come under attack by those demanding the closure of a factory allegedly responsible for polluting ground water in the Rathupaswela…Continue
Posted by Editor on August 2, 2013 at 11:18am
Following the sentencing by the Panadura High Court of ten former Presidential Security Division officers of President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratrunga yesterday for harassing the popular singing couple Rukantha Perera and Chandraleka Perera, Chandraleka said she felt elated as finally justice had been…Continue
Posted by Editor on August 2, 2013 at 11:16am
UNP Kurunegala District MP Dayasiri Jayasekera yesterday resigned from his parliamentary seat after making a 40-minute special statement in Parliament, where he said that he would lead the UPFA campaign at the North-Western Provincial Council to victory and become its Chief Minister.
Posted by Editor on July 25, 2013 at 5:47pm
UNP MP Harin Fernando yesterday said that his erstwhile colleague Dayasiri Jayasekera had committed political Hara-kiri by resigning from the MP post to contest the forthcoming North Western Provincial Council on the ruling party ticket.
Addressing a press conference held at the Committee Room 2 in the…Continue
Posted by Editor on July 25, 2013 at 5:44pm