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“Diplomatic rogue to pay back Rs. 45 m

“Diplomatic rogue to pay back Rs. 45 m

  A Sri Lankan diplomat who served in a foreign capital...

Gota harbours Bread Talk robbers!

Gota harbours Bread Talk robbers!

Defence secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa has ordred the suspension of investigations...

Gota withdraws disciplinary probe against Indran!

Gota withdraws disciplinary probe against Indran!

Defence secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa has been forced to withdraw...

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UNDP launches the Strengthening the Resilience of Post Conflict Recovery

Lanka News Web on Tuesday, 22 July 2014 14:24
UNDP launches the Strengthening the Resilience of Post Conflict Recovery

UNDP Sri Lanka marked the official launch of its project under the Environmental Sustainability and Disaster Resilience Programme, ‘Strengthening the Resilience of Post Conflict Recovery and Development to Climate Change...

UNDP extended support on Strengthening Enforcement of Law - Ms. Razina Bilgrami

Lanka News Web on Tuesday, 22 July 2014 11:16
UNDP extended support on Strengthening Enforcement of Law - Ms. Razina Bilgrami

'UNDP extended support through its Programme on Strengthening Enforcement of Law, Access to Justice and Social Integration, while the UN Volunteers not only supported the conceptualization of this initiative, but...

Justice denied to two child victims of rape at the hands of the armed forces - AHRC

Lanka News Web on Tuesday, 22 July 2014 10:31
Justice denied to two child victims of rape at the hands of the armed forces - AHRC

There have been reports of an alleged abduction and rape of an eleven-year-old girl by a group of Navy officers, and of another nine-year-old girl treated in a similar manner....

Scott Morrison to talk SL Tamil issue with Sushma

Lanka News Web on Tuesday, 22 July 2014 07:18
Scott Morrison to talk SL Tamil issue with Sushma

Australia will be raising the issue of the 153 Sri Lankan Tamil asylum seekers with India on Tuesday, when Australian immigration minister Scott Morrison will be meeting with external affairs...

Another 100 kilos of heroin from Pakistan

Lanka News Web on Tuesday, 22 July 2014 07:07
Another 100 kilos of heroin from Pakistan

A stock of 100kg heroin worth Rs 700 million was confiscated by customs yesterday (21) at the Orugodawatte Customs compound. The stock was concealed within three paper moulding machines imported...

Departing Sri Lankan Ambassador meets German Federal Chancellor and Federal Foreign Minister

Lanka News Web on Tuesday, 22 July 2014 04:58
Departing Sri Lankan Ambassador meets German Federal Chancellor and Federal Foreign Minister

H.E. Ambassador Sarath Kongahage has met the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, Dr. Angela Merkel, during the annual reception for the diplomatic community in Berlin  and informed her...

Astrologer P.D. Perera gets astrology advice from Tiran!

Lanka News Web on Monday, 21 July 2014 16:12
Astrologer P.D. Perera gets astrology advice from Tiran!

‘Mawbima’ owner Tiran Alles has reportedly given advice on astrology to senior astrologer P.D. Perera of Nattandiya recently.

Visiting Portugal Leader Urged to raise Security for Witnesses to UN War Crimes Investigation: TGTE

Lanka News Web on Monday, 21 July 2014 13:01
Visiting Portugal Leader Urged to raise Security for Witnesses to UN War Crimes Investigation: TGTE

In an appeal to the Prime Minister of Portugal Mr. Pedro Passos Coelho, the Prime Minister of Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam Mr. Visuvanathan Rudrakumaran has urged the Portugal leader...

Basil rebuked by BBS?

Lanka News Web on Monday, 21 July 2014 12:34
Basil rebuked by BBS?

Minister Basil Rajapaksa says that he is being strongly rebuked by the Bodu Bala Sena (BBS). Speaking to the media, he has stated, "It is the government which mostly comes...

Mahinda Rajapaksa wants world leaders to see Sri Lanka's reality

Lanka News Web on Monday, 21 July 2014 05:07
Mahinda Rajapaksa wants world leaders to see Sri Lanka's reality

President Mahinda Rajapaksa today said he wishes to see more foreign leaders visiting his country to experience the island's post conflict progress.

Features

CM versus governor: co-operation is key to developing North - Pearl Thevanayagam

CM versus governor: co-operation is key to developing North - Pearl Thevanayagam

Former Supreme Court Judge C.V.Wigneswaran has taken upon himself an uphill task of  managing a...

Failed NGOs blame the state - H. L. D. Mahindapala

Failed NGOs blame the state - H. L. D. Mahindapala

It must repeated over and over again that the  politicized NGOs like the National Peace...

One verdict as against a culture of savagery - Kishali pinto jayawardena

One verdict as against a culture of savagery - Kishali pinto jayawardena

The Government’s boast this week that the Colombo High Court’s conviction of a local authority...

Building toilets is more priority over temples in India

Building toilets is more priority over temples in India

  Fixing dreadful sanitation in India requires not just building lavatories but also changing habits CHEER any...

Forbidden journey to Tiger territory: Lost youth of LTTE cadres - Pearl Thevanayagam

Forbidden journey to Tiger territory: Lost youth of LTTE cadres - Pearl Thevanayagam

Under a spreading tamarind tree in Pandivirichchan just past Omanthai on the way to Kilinochchi...

Road Map I: What More Congress (and the Administration) Can Do to Promote Accountability in Sri Lanka

Road Map I: What More Congress (and the Administration) Can Do to Promote Accountability in Sri Lanka

The Obama administration has taken the lead internationally to promote accountability in Sri Lanka. The...

When it comes to persecution, we've given Sri Lanka plenty of help

When it comes to persecution, we've given Sri Lanka plenty of help

Australia and Britain, among other nations, have given material and training support to Sri...

A man who speaks for a nation

A man who speaks for a nation

   Three years ago, the Sri Lankan cricket team rode through the streets of Lahore, Pakistan,...

Constitutional Reform in Sri Lanka: Issues and Prospects - Dr. Jayampathy Wickramaratne

Constitutional Reform in Sri Lanka: Issues and Prospects  - Dr. Jayampathy Wickramaratne

(Amirthalingam Memorial Oration 12 July 2014  in  London) Let me begin by thanking the UK branch...

NGOs should be watchdogs and not lapdogs to funder - Pearl Thevanayagam

NGOs should be watchdogs and not lapdogs to funder - Pearl Thevanayagam

Suckers are born every minute be they political stooges or paid NGOs.  It is easy...

Business & Economy

Benefits to SL banks from pawning guarantee temporary: S&P

Benefits to SL banks from pawning guarantee temporary: S&P

Benefits from a state guarantee for gold-backed loans (pawning) will...

Commercial Bank to buy Indra Finance for Rs. 870 mn.

Commercial Bank to buy Indra Finance for Rs. 870 mn.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC announced in a Stock...

Ceylon tea promoted at north America's food and beverage fair 2014

Ceylon tea promoted at north America's food and beverage fair 2014

Continuing the vigorous campaign to promote Ceylon Tea in the...

Global bank profits hit US$ 920B as Chinese lenders boom

Global bank profits hit US$ 920B as Chinese lenders boom

China's top banks accounted for almost one-third of a record...

Sri Lanka Says No To IOC

Sri Lanka Says No To IOC

The Sri Lankan government has rejected an offer from the...

3rd Swiss-Sri Lanka Business and Investment Forum 2014

3rd Swiss-Sri Lanka Business and Investment Forum 2014

The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Germany in collaboration...

Peace Journalism

The Rise of Apostasy and Blasphemy Laws

The Rise of Apostasy and Blasphemy Laws

Dr. Paul Marshall on the rise of apostasy and blasphemy...

Ed Miliband’s speech on Europe

Ed Miliband’s speech on Europe

In a speech today at the London Business School, Ed...

Britain should continue with EU

Britain should continue with EU

  Full text of Nick Clegg's speech Since I became the Deputy...

Art

'THE WALL'  -An art installation by Chandraguptha Thenuwara

'THE WALL' -An art installation by Chandraguptha Thenuwara

THE WALL is 30 feet long and 7 feet high....

Ediriweera Sarachchandra: A Renaisance Man

Ediriweera Sarachchandra: A Renaisance Man

Born at the cusp of the 20th century, at a...

Deshapremithwaye Kedapatha

Deshapremithwaye Kedapatha

Launch of the book “Deshapremithwaye Kedapatha” (Mirror of Patriotism)...

Sports

Breathtaking Photos Of An Old Sri Lankan Martial Art Form

Breathtaking Photos Of An Old Sri Lankan Martial Art Form

  Angampora, an old martial art form created according to legends...

Gotze clinches World Cup for Germany

Gotze clinches World Cup for Germany

Germany were crowned world champions for the fourth time thanks...

Neymar: Brazil forward out of 2014 Fifa World Cup with back injury

Neymar: Brazil forward out of 2014 Fifa World Cup with back injury

Brazil forward Neymar has been ruled out of the World...

Global & Regional

Australian woman loses brother on MH370 and stepdaughter on MH17

Australian woman loses brother on MH370 and stepdaughter on MH17

In an almost incomprehensible twist of fate, an Australian woman...

Thousands gather for Gaza protest

Thousands gather for Gaza protest

Thousands of protesters gathered in London today to call for...

A love story ended in honour killing-the groom’s family was fined to handover one girl in exchange

A love story ended in honour killing-the groom’s family was fined to handover one girl in exchange

Honour killing; parallel judicial system; violence against women; The Asian Human...

Bombers from the Maldives

Bombers from the Maldives

Societies provide oxygen for Islamists to grow in their midst....

Malaysia passenger jet shot down over Ukraine

Malaysia passenger jet shot down over Ukraine

A Malaysian airliner has been brought down over eastern Ukraine,...

BBC strike to take place during Glasgow 2014 Opening Ceremony

BBC strike to take place during Glasgow 2014 Opening Ceremony

This story is powered by UKTI Global Sports Projects. Click...

“Present Economic Conditions Are Sustainable” – Ajith Nivaard Cabraal

“Present Economic Conditions Are Sustainable” – Ajith Nivaard Cabraal

Governor of the Central Bank, Ajith Nivaard Cabraal maintains...

CM versus governor: co-operation is key to developing North - Pearl Thevanayagam

CM versus governor: co-operation is key to developing North - Pearl Thevanayagam

Former Supreme Court Judge C.V.Wigneswaran has taken upon himself an...

“Diplomatic rogue to pay back Rs. 45 m

“Diplomatic rogue to pay back Rs. 45 m

  A Sri Lankan diplomat who served in a foreign capital...

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