PM seeks separate reports from Navy and CM alt text

BY YOHAN PERERA Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has requested both Eastern Province Chief Minister Nazeer Ahamed and the Navy to submit reports on the incident […]

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alt text MR’s ex-coordinating secy. arrested with 1.1 KG OF GOLD

BY DARSHANA SANJEEWA Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa’s coordinating secretary Champika Karunaratne was arrested by the Financial Crime Investigation Division (FCID) on Wednesday on charges of […]

27th May, 2016 @ 8:21 am | (15) reads
alt text NAVY WANTS ACTION TAKEN AGAINST EP CM NAZEER

  The Navy yesterday handed a report to the Defence Ministry requesting action be taken against Eastern Province Chief Minister Nazeer Ahamed for allegedly rebuking […]

26th May, 2016 @ 9:00 am | (133) reads
alt text MINISTER HARIN MAKES A PUBLIC APOLOGY

BY KELUM BANDARA AND YOHAN PERERA Telecommunication and Digital Technology Minister Harin Fernando apologised in Parliament yesterday over the use of obscene language against Joint […]

26th May, 2016 @ 8:56 am | (17) reads
alt text JO CALLS FOR INQUIRY

BY KELUMBANDARAANDYOHANPERERA The Joint Opposition (JO), yesterday, called for an inquiry into how a valuable bronze Buddha statue belonging to the Anuradhapura era had been […]

26th May, 2016 @ 8:55 am | (14) reads
alt text PUBUDU JAGODA ARRESTED RELEASED

BY T. FAROOK THAJUDEEN Frontline Socialist Party (FSP) Secretary Pubudu Jagoda and its member Sujith Kuruwita who had been arrested by the Maradana Police were […]

26th May, 2016 @ 8:50 am | (13) reads
RELIEF FOR DISASTER VICTIMS IN GOVT. SERVICE

BY SANDUN A. JAYASEKERA The Government is to pay three months of salary as an interest free advance to floods and landslide- affected public servants, […]

26th May, 2016 @ 8:49 am | (16) reads
CID TO PERUSE BANK RECORDS

Alleged money laundering by MR’s bodyguards BY SHEHAN CHAMIKA SILVA Additional Magistrate Nishantha Peiris, today, permitted the CID to peruse the records of 72 commercial […]

26th May, 2016 @ 8:47 am | (13) reads
Uncertainty over reason for ELEPHANT ATTACK

BY KALATHMA JAYAWARDHANE The Ukranian national who had been killed by a wild elephant’s attack in Habarana had attempted to take a photograph with the […]

26th May, 2016 @ 8:46 am | (17) reads
alt text EP Governor rejects allegations

BY AJITH SIRIWARDANA Commenting on the allegations made by the Eastern Province Chief Minister alleging that EP Governor Austin Fernando was frequently undermining the CM’s […]

26th May, 2016 @ 8:44 am | (24) reads
alt text MAGISTRATE PROHIBITS GARBAGE DUMPING AT KARADIYANA

TEXT & PICS BY DAYARATHNA PATHIRANA Kesbewa Magistrate Ranjith Somasinghe directed the Colombo... 

(85)  (0) alt text FLOOD RELIEF PROGRAMS FROM COLOMBO DISTRICT SECRETARIAT

BY YOSHITHA PERERA “The District Secretariat has commenced a cleaning programme and is also... 

(18)  (0) alt text POST FLOOD DILEMMA OF FLOOD VICTIMS IN COLOMBO DISTRICT

BY NABEELA HUSSAIN More than 10,000 families in Colombo affected by the recent floods are now... 

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BY INDIKA MANOJ COORAY AND KUSAL CHAMATH Area residents are living in constant fear of a possible... 

(351)  (0) alt text Sad plight of the Moratuwa main bus-stand

AND KUSAL CHAMATH Passengers expressed concern over the dilapidated state of the Moratuwa main... 

(124)  (0) alt text RAPID TRANSIT SYSTEM FOR COLOMBO

BY DARSHANA SANJEEWA The Ministry of Megapolis and Western Development said a new Rapid Transit... 

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