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Sri Ranga proves Sirasa’s lowly media use!

Sri Ranga proves Sirasa’s lowly media use!

Citizen’s Front leader, former MP and a media henchman of...

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...

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I am pleased to meet you in the courts to tell you the plunders you committed – Anura challenge Mahinda

Upali on Monday, 27 July 2015 19:55
I am pleased to meet you in the courts to tell you the plunders you committed  – Anura challenge Mahinda

JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake said that he is pleased to face the court case filed against him and five of his colleagues if the former president Mahinda Rajapaksa alleges...

Sajin Vaas has seen porn films from public funds

Upali on Monday, 27 July 2015 19:03
Sajin Vaas has seen porn films from public funds

The former parliament minister and the number one stoopge of the former president Sajin Vas Gunawaradana was the first in the list of all henchmen’s who enjoyed public money for...

Rajapaksas used war for existence, personal gain

Lanka News Web on Monday, 27 July 2015 04:56
Rajapaksas used war for existence, personal gain

The Mahinda Rajapaksa regime used the war for its existence and personal gain, says foreign affairs minister Mangala Samaraweera, stressing that it is not the Rajapaksas, but the heroic armed...

President salvage the armed forces from politicization

Lanka News Web on Monday, 27 July 2015 04:47
President salvage the armed forces from politicization

Dsspite there were very efficient and obedient senior officers in the Sri Lankan armed forces many undue promotions were given to the lackey’s of Mahinda and Gotabaya Rajapaksa during the...

New MoU between Sobhitha Thera & UNF

Lanka News Web on Monday, 27 July 2015 02:51
 New MoU between Sobhitha Thera & UNF

The United National Front will sign a MoU with 75 political parties, civil society organizations and trade unions, including Ven. Maduluwawe Sobhitha Thera’s People’s Movement for a Just Society, to...

War secrets out with Wimal’s claim!

Lanka News Web on Sunday, 26 July 2015 16:19
War secrets out with Wimal’s claim!

Various quarters in the Army are in a tight spot following the claim made recently by NFF leader, Colombo district UPFA candidate Wimal Weerawansa with regard to the white van...

Why you should support Independents? - Jayadeva de Silva

Lanka News Web on Sunday, 26 July 2015 10:43
Why you should support Independents? - Jayadeva de Silva

Many are of the view that we need more independent candidates in elections, especially for parliament. Those who are disillusioned with party politics think that we could find judicious wise...

Fresh probe into Welikada riots

Lanka News Web on Sunday, 26 July 2015 09:20
Fresh probe into Welikada riots

The report on the 2012 Welikada prison riots has been handed over to the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to launch fresh criminal investigations into the incident, Minister of Justice,...

BBS: Death threats from ISIS

Lanka News Web on Sunday, 26 July 2015 08:17
BBS: Death threats from ISIS

The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) said today that they would lodge a complaint with the IGP over threats allegedly received from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) to...

Billions Busted On RDA Office

Lanka News Web on Sunday, 26 July 2015 06:15
Billions Busted On RDA Office

The former regime under Mahinda Rajapaksa had spent over 2.4 billion (Rs. 2,488,538,628.06) to construct a luxurious head office complex for the Road Development Authority (RDA) in Pelawatte.

Features

Slavoj Žižek on Greece: the courage of hopelessness

Slavoj Žižek on Greece: the courage of hopelessness

The people of Greece are not being asked to swallow many bitter pills in exchange...

The return of the exile

The return of the exile

Activist, journalist and blogger, Sunanda Deshapriya talks to Dilrukshi Handunnetti on journalism in exile, digital...

Measuring the Maturity of the Sri Lankan Electorate - Kishali pinto jayawardena

Measuring the Maturity of the Sri Lankan Electorate - Kishali pinto jayawardena

If Sri Lanka’s political and legal history since independence demonstrates one fact, it is the...

Manifesto by Shaveen Bandaranayake

Manifesto by Shaveen Bandaranayake

Problem 01: Unsuitable people being nominated by recognised political parties for elections Solution ====== An amendment to the Constitution...

From black July 1983 to manifestos for peace

 From black July 1983 to manifestos for peace

The rampant violence that engulfed the Tamil people 23 July 1983 and days that followed...

Ulpassa and egodayaya land grab

Ulpassa and egodayaya land grab

Air force and navy carders have been catch 1220 acres including with forest patchas Ulpassa...

The 30 Year Bond - Was it really a loss ?

The 30 Year Bond - Was it really a loss ?

I have 2 questions for the individuals who say "Bond Scam, Bond Scam". Q1: Explain to...

Between fear and hope - Dr. Vickramabahu Karunaratna

Between fear and hope - Dr. Vickramabahu Karunaratna

If we go by orthodox Marxist analysis we may classify the political stage we are...

The Man Who's Disrupting Politics As Usual in Sri Lanka

The Man Who's Disrupting Politics As Usual in Sri Lanka

For much of the past decade, the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka was more...

Critically Assessing That ‘Stunner’ of a Presidential Speech

Critically Assessing That ‘Stunner’ of a Presidential Speech

Those who constantly complain (with good reason) that the Southern political dynamic disregards the sentiments...

Business & Economy

New pub-restaurant  opens at Rathnapura

New pub-restaurant opens at Rathnapura

New state of the art pub restaurent opened at Rathnapura. The...

Top 16 global ad agencies express interests to promote SL Tourism

Top 16 global ad agencies express interests to promote SL Tourism

Sixteen top international advertising firms have expressed their interest to...

SL explores partnership with MCC in US

SL explores partnership with MCC in US

In a meeting with the Chief Executive Officer of the...

Muthukaruppan Chettiar launches new flagship store

Muthukaruppan Chettiar launches new flagship store

Premier jewellers - Pl Mtt Muthukaruppan Chettiar Jewellers passed another...

SL pages (UK) Ltd is launching a community directory in United Kingdom

SL pages (UK) Ltd is launching a community directory in United Kingdom

The United Kingdom is the world’s sixth largest economy. UK...

Government acquired 68 billion loans for the 100 days

Government acquired 68 billion loans for the 100 days

During the first quarter of this year the government has...

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

Launch: Holy Qur’an – Sinhala Translation.

Launch: Holy Qur’an – Sinhala Translation.

Sinhala Translation with Arabic Text of the Holy Qur’an by...

Remembering multifaceted music maestro Dr. Lionel Algama

Remembering multifaceted music maestro Dr. Lionel Algama

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

Sports

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in third ODI by 135 runs

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in third ODI by 135 runs

Pakistan has won the third ODI match against Sri Lanka...

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...

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

Abdul Kalam, former president, passes away at 84

Abdul Kalam, former president, passes away at 84

Abdul Kalam collapsed during a lecture at the Indian Institute...

'Girl aged 10' used in bombing in Nigeria's Damaturu

'Girl aged 10' used in bombing in Nigeria's Damaturu

At least 19 people have been killed and 47 others...

David Cameron to discuss 'common enemy' on Asia trip

David Cameron to discuss 'common enemy' on Asia trip

The prime minister is expected to offer Indonesia and Malaysia...

Lankans among those seeking Swiss asylum

Lankans among those seeking Swiss asylum

Applications from Sri Lanka, Eritrea, Syria and Somalia seeking asylum...

Greek debt crisis: Banks to reopen after three-week shutdown

Greek debt crisis: Banks to reopen after three-week shutdown

Greek banks are set to reopen after three weeks of...

Typhoon Nangka wreaks havoc in Japan

Typhoon Nangka wreaks havoc in Japan

Typhoon Nangka barrelled across the western end of Japan's largest...

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I Saved MR From The Electric Chair – Ranil

I Saved MR From The Electric Chair – Ranil

The upcoming August 17 General Election would solidify the historic...

Slavoj Žižek on Greece: the courage of hopelessness

Slavoj Žižek on Greece: the courage of hopelessness

The people of Greece are not being asked to swallow...

Sri Ranga proves Sirasa’s lowly media use!

Sri Ranga proves Sirasa’s lowly media use!

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