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Sirasa owner’s sexual jealousy against Magenta boss!

Sirasa owner’s sexual jealousy against Magenta boss!

Sirasa Media Network’s owner, 75-year-old Killy Maharaja is having a...

Registrar is a sister of judge: conflict of interests in ‘Yaha Paalana’ Supreme Court

Registrar is a sister of judge: conflict of interests in ‘Yaha Paalana’ Supreme Court

Registrar of the ‘Yaha Paalana’ Supreme Court in Sri Lanka...

How Rajapaksas ruined BMICH

How Rajapaksas ruined BMICH

The BMICH was built as a gift by the Chinese...

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Maithri restrain Mahinda’s nomination – Chandrika conquer

Upali on Sunday, 05 July 2015 23:39
Maithri restrain Mahinda’s nomination – Chandrika conquer

Following the decisive meeting held today 5th between Maithri and Chandrika, president Maithrpalai has promised Chandika Bandaranaike Kumarathunga to restrain giving nominations to the former president

United Good Governance National Front formed under Champika

Lanka News Web on Sunday, 05 July 2015 16:31
United Good Governance National Front formed under Champika

The Jathika Hela Urumaya, the National Intellectual Council and other patriotic forces have got together and formed a new political alliance by the name United Good Governance National Front. The...

President cites intelligence reports for his decision!

Lanka News Web on Sunday, 05 July 2015 12:01
  President cites intelligence reports for his decision!

President Maithripala Sirisena has told health minister Rajitha Senaratne that he had decided to give nominations to former president Mahinda Rajapaksa on the basis of the latest intelligence reports. The...

Sunanda and Poddala return to Lanka!

Lanka News Web on Sunday, 05 July 2015 11:56
Sunanda and Poddala return to Lanka!

Senior Sri Lankan journalists Sunanda Deshapriya and Poddala Jayantha have now returned home after six years in exile. Deshapriya returned from Switzerland last night (04), while Poddala came two days earlier...

I will never join the UNP – M.K.D.S and Shantha Bandara stress

Lanka News Web on Sunday, 05 July 2015 11:55
I will never join the UNP – M.K.D.S and Shantha Bandara stress

I would never leave SLFP and join the UNP said the former minister M.K.D.S Gunawardana and the deputy minister Shantha Bandara.

Nominations starting tomorrow

Lanka News Web on Sunday, 05 July 2015 11:35
Nominations starting tomorrow

Nominations for the coming General Election would start from tomorrow the 6th. Nominations would be received until 13th for 22 electoraldistricts under the presence of the district selective officers. Now...

No party decision to give nominations to Mahinda’

Lanka News Web on Sunday, 05 July 2015 07:06
No party decision to give nominations to Mahinda’

The SLFP has taken no decision to give nominations to former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, said ex-president Chandrika Kumaratunga.

Clinton’s Emails Reveal IMF Stand On War

Lanka News Web on Sunday, 05 July 2015 07:04
Clinton’s Emails Reveal IMF Stand On War

Emails of former US Secretary of State and 2016 Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, placed on the public domain last week by the US State Department, have revealed some of the...

Don’t attack Maithri” – Mahinda orders

Lanka News Web on Saturday, 04 July 2015 16:52
Don’t attack Maithri” – Mahinda orders

“Please stop attacking Maithri. I will handle him. The honor should be given Susil Prem Jayanth. The latter without coming to Medamulana the other day went with Maithri to the...

“Even if I give nominations to the big ruffian I will not give nominations to his stooges” – Maithri

Lanka News Web on Saturday, 04 July 2015 16:27
“Even if I give nominations to the big ruffian I will not give nominations to his stooges” – Maithri

People who were gathered around President Maithripala Sirisena who has come today 4th to lay the foundation stone to the Matara – Hambantota highway has questioned about the current ongoing...

Features

The choice for a nation: A return to tyranny or true Yahapālanaya - Hilmy Ahamed

The choice for a nation: A return to tyranny or true Yahapālanaya - Hilmy Ahamed

Sri Lankans in January 2015 delivered what was believed to be an impossible task, A...

Come again?

Come again?

UNTIL this year Mahinda Rajapaksa had seemed invincible: a war-winning president who had changed the...

The last king of Lanka - Thisuri Wanniarachchi

The last king of Lanka - Thisuri Wanniarachchi

I first met President Rajapaksa when I was 11 years old. I had won a...

Waiting for the circus to come to town again

Waiting for the circus to come to town again

As agonizing suspense finally ends with the dissolving of the 14th Parliament of Sri Lanka,...

A boot stamping on a human face - forever - JaveriaYounes

“If you want a picture of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human...

Criminal justice processes incapable of ending torture

Criminal justice processes incapable of ending torture

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has over the past 15 years documented close to...

How close to finding alien life?

How close to finding alien life?

The search for life beyond Earth has heated up. Here are some of the ways...

‘Hunger games’ closed doors and what next? - Dr. Vickramabahu

‘Hunger games’ closed doors and what next? - Dr. Vickramabahu

Fascistic gangs of Mahinda claimed that LTTE is active in the North and in many...

Shameful compromises with regard to January 2015 consensus - Kishali pinto jayawardena

Shameful compromises with regard to January 2015 consensus - Kishali pinto jayawardena

As the year winds to its mid-term, the January 2015 consensus for a better Sri...

Proposed 20th amendment of the constitution

Proposed 20th amendment of the constitution

The government has gazetted the 20th amendment to the constitution for a new electoral system.

Business & Economy

US restores GSP to Sri Lanka

US restores GSP to Sri Lanka

The US President signed into law HR 1295 on June...

SEC role needs to change radically to support economic growth

SEC role needs to change radically to support economic growth

The common interest of all Sri Lankans after 8 January...

"Limited Huawei P8 smartphones will be available in Sri Lanka" - Henry Liu

"Limited Huawei P8 smartphones will be available in Sri Lanka" - Henry Liu

Pre-ordering begins with premium product availability in selected outlets Huawei announced...

Expat worker concession

Expat worker concession

It is a rather well known fact that Overseas employment...

‘The Steuart by Citrus’ unveiled

‘The Steuart by Citrus’ unveiled

The Steuart by Citrus, a luxurious business boutique hotel in...

Sir Richard invited to visit Sri Lanka in September

Sir Richard invited to visit Sri Lanka in September

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe a few days back had extended...

Peace Journalism

World Press Freedom Index 2015: decline on all fronts

World Press Freedom Index 2015: decline on all fronts

    The Reporters Without Borders World Press Freedom Index ranks the...

2014 No Good. 2015 Any Better?

2014 No Good. 2015 Any Better?

Here is a list of 15 current conflicts-violence relations,...

Remembering 2014 (Badly)

Remembering 2014 (Badly)

Considering the year that is about to end is a...

Art

Remembering multifaceted music maestro Dr. Lionel Algama

Remembering multifaceted music maestro Dr. Lionel Algama

Dr. Lionel Algama  (Algama koralalage Lionel Kumaradasa Perera) the renowned,...

Celebrate International Dance Day and National Dance Week April 22-29!

Celebrate International Dance Day and National Dance Week April 22-29!

Toronto – ON, Since 2005, the Canadian Dance Assembly (CDA)...

Sports

Rafael Nadal doubts Wimbledon future after Dustin Brown defeat

Rafael Nadal doubts Wimbledon future after Dustin Brown defeat

Wimbledon 2015Wimbledon 2015 Rafael Nadal says he may not be able...

Sangakkara likely to retire after first Test against India

Sangakkara likely to retire after first Test against India

Kumar Sangakkara is expected to call time on his international...

Women's World Cup: Hope Solo's 'freaking huge' performance

Women's World Cup: Hope Solo's 'freaking huge' performance

Her career has been a rollercoaster both on and off...

Beyond Borders- A Space For Bloggers

Psychoanalytical notion of Aksharaya

Psychoanalytical notion of Aksharaya

The feeling that they are more important to mother than...

Nietzsche on Buddhist Philosophy -Ruwan M Jayatunge M.D.

Nietzsche on Buddhist Philosophy -Ruwan M Jayatunge M.D.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) was one of the most profound and...

Throw a Bra at Someone Today

Throw a Bra at Someone Today

I think we should all throw bras more often. Let me...

  The Trail of Lee Harvey Oswald

The Trail of Lee Harvey Oswald

The Limo that JFK was riding in when he...

A Tribute to Michele Harris OAM

A Tribute to Michele Harris OAM

I met Michele in January 1991 for the first time,...

Hotel California: What The Song Is About

Hotel California: What The Song Is About

The rock band Eagles released their super hit Hotel California...

Global & Regional

Dissent is Not a Crime -- Call for International Solidarity with Imprisoned Thai Students

Dissent is Not a Crime -- Call for International Solidarity with Imprisoned Thai Students

Fourteen Thai students were arrested on 26 June 2015 and...

Greece debt crisis: Tsipras in new bailout 'concessions'

Greece debt crisis: Tsipras in new bailout 'concessions'

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has offered new concessions to...

Greek debt crisis: Banks to remain shut all week

Greek debt crisis: Banks to remain shut all week

The Greek government has confirmed that banks will be closed...

CHRV Condemns the Terror Attacks in France, Tunisia & Kuwait

CHRV Condemns the Terror Attacks in France, Tunisia & Kuwait

The Canadian Human Rights Voice condemns deadly terror attacks in...

'Girl'  suicide bomber kills 10 in north-eastern Nigeria.

'Girl' suicide bomber kills 10 in north-eastern Nigeria.

A young female suicide bomber is reported to have killed...

Karnataka govt moves SC against acquittal of Jayalalithaa

Karnataka govt moves SC against acquittal of Jayalalithaa

The Karnataka government on Tuesday filed a petition in the...

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UNP Confident Of Winning 115 Seats — Lakshman Kiriella

UNP Confident Of Winning 115 Seats — Lakshman Kiriella

As the politicians have fiercely entered their political campaigns ahead...

The choice for a nation: A return to tyranny or true Yahapālanaya - Hilmy Ahamed

The choice for a nation: A return to tyranny or true Yahapālanaya - Hilmy Ahamed

Sri Lankans in January 2015 delivered what was believed to...

Sirasa owner’s sexual jealousy against Magenta boss!

Sirasa owner’s sexual jealousy against Magenta boss!

Sirasa Media Network’s owner, 75-year-old Killy Maharaja is having a...

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