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Family alleges some priests involved
Jaffna police have launched an inquiry into the suicide of Ms. J. Consolita (22) in the wake of recent public protests opposite the Jaffna Bishop’s House near Colombuthurai, Jaffna accusing two young priests of responsibility.
Posted on April 22, 2014 at 8:56pm
In a startling revelation one of the main witnesses in the murder of British aid worker Khuram Shaikh, the Hotel Manageress said that the Tangalle Police had distorted what she had said in her First Information Report to the Police on December 24, 2011.
Manageress Tharanga Peries said today in court that the Police had…Continue
Posted on April 22, 2014 at 8:55pm
National Sangha Council (NSC) while protesting against the new casino bill which was to be presented in Parliament this week today urged the Government not to make Colombo a Chicago or a Bangkok city.
The NSC Financial Secretary Wattegedara Vijitha Thera said if President Mahinda Rajapaksa was a true Buddhist…Continue
Posted on April 22, 2014 at 8:53pm
Tension prevailed at the Fort railway station this evening due to a picketing campaign by casual employees of Sri Lanka Railways, which delayed about fifteen trains on the coastal line, including the Ruhunu Kumari.
Sri Lanka Railways (SLR) operations superintendent L. A. M. Ratnayake said the train service on the coastal…Continue
Posted on April 22, 2014 at 8:48pm
Chief Opposition Whip John Amaratunga yesterday said that the Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) and the National Freedom Front (NFF) as well as those UPFA members who had been vociferously campaigning against heroin kingpins would be exposed when a motion condemning the failure on the part of the government to…Continue
Posted on February 24, 2014 at 5:54pm