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Gota Leaves CID After Giving Statement On Keith Noyahr Abduction: Sarath Fonseka To Be Summoned Next?

The Criminal Investigations Department today questioned Former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa for a few hours over the abduction of jorunalist Keith Nohar. Rajapaksa, who appeared before...

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UK urges Sri Lanka to fast-track UN resolutions

In a statement to the UNHRC, on behalf of the Sri Lanka Core Group, the United Kingdom urged Sri Lanka to prioritise and drive forward implementation of the UNHRC Resolutions 30/1 and 34/1, before ...

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My brother is certainly a contender – Mahinda Rajapaksa

The decision on whether to release those convicted for the assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi by the LTTE is an “internal matter” for India to decide, said former Sri Lankan Presid...

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Mahinda Rajapaksa calls on Narendra Modi

Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa today called on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi. He was accom...

Sri Lanka’s national airline said Wednesday (Sept 12) it has stopped serving cashews after the country’s president flew into a ...

CID records three-hour long statement from Gota

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) today recorded a statement from former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa for ove...

Gotabhaya arrives at Special High Court (UPDATE)

(10.50 am): The Special High Court has imposed a travel ban on the former Defense Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa and the 6 othe...

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BUSINESS NEWS

UN Independent Expert on the Effects of Foreign Debt and Human Rights

Human rights must be at the centre of measures by Sri Lanka to promote economic growth that would include everyone, says a UN e...

Central Bank will intervene if rupee moves on speculation – official

Sri Lanka’s central bank will intervene in the foreign exchange markets if its rupee currency moves for any reasons other than ...

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MAIN NEWS

Gota Leaves CID After Giving Statement On Keith Noyahr Abduction: Sarath Fonseka To Be Summoned Next?

The Criminal Investigations Department today questioned Former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa for a few hours over the abduction of jorunalist Keith Nohar. Rajapaksa, who appeared before...

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UK urges Sri Lanka to fast-track UN resolutions

In a statement to the UNHRC, on behalf of the Sri Lanka Core Group, the United Kingdom urged Sri Lanka to prioritise and drive forward implementation of the UNHRC Resolutions 30/1 and 34/1, before ...

Read More

My brother is certainly a contender – Mahinda Rajapaksa

The decision on whether to release those convicted for the assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi by the LTTE is an “internal matter” for India to decide, said former Sri Lankan Presid...

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Fonseka’s shocking disclosure

By Shamindra Ferdinando Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka’s recent admission that the cabinet had never discussed Sri Lanka’s response to alleged war crimes allegations highlighted the culpability on the part of the National Unity Govern...

THE JVP HAS TABLED THE 20A: THE ‘FINAL BATTLE’ FOR THE FUTURE OF SRI LANKA HAS BEGUN

It has happened as was to have been foreseen. A morally, intellectually and financially bankrupt Government has played its last hand to try and stay in power beyond 2020. I have argued in previous articles that, the JVP with 4 me...

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FOREING NEWS

51 COMMENTS India Says “Yes” To Love

Earlier today [Thursday 6th September 2018], the Supreme Court of India repealed Article 377 of the Indian Penal Code, which criminalized non-heteronormative sex between consenting adults. In issuing the historic judgement, the Supre...

New UN Resident Co-ordinator meets the President

The newly-appointed Resident Co-ordinator for the United Nations in Sri Lanka Ms. Hanna Singer called on President Maithripala Sirisena at the President’s residence. President Sirisena thanked the UN Resident Co-ordinator for the supp...

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    Rajapaksa scion stages janabalaya, UNP reaches old age at 72

    Namal Rajapaksa, the politically aspiring Rajapaksa scion, has called his protest in Colombo last week,the largest ever in Sri ...