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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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Jayantha Samarasinghe of Rada institute is inflicted with psychiatric disorder

Upali on Wednesday, 05 August 2015 12:06
Jayantha Samarasinghe of Rada institute is inflicted with psychiatric disorder

Financial and Managing Director of the Rada Institute who was taken into custody for an alleged involvement of a financial fraud is reported to be inflicted with a psychiatric disorder...

US$ 50 billion export income achievable - PM

Lanka News Web on Wednesday, 05 August 2015 10:28
US$ 50 billion export income achievable - PM

It is hard to achieve a significant sustainable economic development without focusing on the development of the export sector, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said.

Nation called upon to face a serious decision regarding our own future - CNLC

Lanka News Web on Wednesday, 05 August 2015 08:50
Nation called upon to face a serious decision regarding our own future - CNLC

Message to our fellow Citizens of Sri Lanka from the Catholic National Laity Commission We the people of this Nation are called upon to face a serious decision regarding our own...

Vital info. comes to light over Ekneligoda

Lanka News Web on Wednesday, 05 August 2015 06:26
Vital info. comes to light over Ekneligoda

Vital information has come to light with regard to journalist Prageeth Ekneligoda, who went missing in January 2010, said a senior official at the prime minister’s office.

Conflict between Rajapaksa brothers over the UPFA manifesto

Upali on Wednesday, 05 August 2015 04:53
Conflict between Rajapaksa brothers over the UPFA manifesto

Basil Rajapaksa who was the main orchestrator in charge of the back office operations of forming the UPFA nomination list is reported to be stepped out from the UPFA election...

Litro sends letter of demand to Bandula

Lanka News Web on Tuesday, 04 August 2015 16:10
Litro sends letter of demand to Bandula

The Litro Gas Lanka Ltd sent a letter of demand to former Minister Bandula Gunawardena demanding Rs. 1 billion in damage over several remarks made against it.

Commonwealth to observe General Election

Lanka News Web on Tuesday, 04 August 2015 13:20
Commonwealth to observe General Election

A team of Commonwealth observers led by the former President of Malta, Dr George Abela, will be deployed to Sri Lanka for Parliamentary Elections scheduled for 17 August 2015.

A change in the Defense Secretary post following the election

Upali on Tuesday, 04 August 2015 12:06
A change in the Defense Secretary post following the election

Political reports confirm a change in the defense secretary post under a UNF government following the coming General Election. Therefore Hemasiri Fernando is due to be appointed as a new...

AFP providing support to Sri Lankan government department accused of torture

Lanka News Web on Tuesday, 04 August 2015 07:21
AFP providing support to Sri Lankan government department accused of torture

The Australia Federal Police (AFP) has been providing equipment and assistance to Sri Lanka's Criminal Investigation Department (CID), which has been accused of kidnapping and torture.

Basil withdraws following dispute with Gota!

Lanka News Web on Tuesday, 04 August 2015 05:43
Basil withdraws following dispute with Gota!

Former minister Basil Rajapaksa has withdrawn from the UPFA’s election campaign, for which he had made considerable contributions initially.

Features

ISIS - The Face of Evil - Sumaiyya Ahamed

ISIS - The Face of Evil - Sumaiyya Ahamed

The Terror Organization describing themselves as IS – Islamic State is very emphatically a misnomer....

Measuring the Maturity of the Sri Lankan Electorate - Kishali Pinto Jayawardena

Measuring the Maturity of the Sri Lankan Electorate - Kishali Pinto Jayawardena

Rank Absurdities and the Absence of Principle Expressing extreme exasperation late this week, a colleague...

UN Leaked document - consumption for the election in Sri Lanka!- S. V. Kirubaharan

UN Leaked document - consumption for the election in Sri Lanka!-  S. V. Kirubaharan

Since the end of the war in May 2009, the UK Channel 4 has become...

What is MR wins - A scenario analysis

What is MR wins - A scenario analysis

Sri Lanka is going in for a general election on the 17th of August, 2015...

Inspiration – thy name is Kalam

Inspiration – thy name is Kalam

‘When our signature changes to autograph, this marks the success.’ This was one of the...

Sri Lanka justice: leaked UN document casts doubts

Sri Lanka justice: leaked UN document casts doubts

A leaked UN document raises concerns over the prospects for genuine justice for the Sri...

UPFA wants country to return to lawlessness

UPFA wants country to return to lawlessness

Yesterday, the CID filed a report at the Magistrates Court of Colombo, seeking to re-open...

30 Year Bond - Details that prove it was not a loss - Ajwad Shariz

30 Year Bond - Details that prove it was not a loss - Ajwad Shariz

The Central Bank 30 Year Bond Issue. I have 2 questions for the individuals who...

ISIS and ISIL Terrorism – A Scourge on the Muslims and the world

ISIS and ISIL Terrorism – A Scourge on the Muslims and the world

The world is struck with fear, dread, shock and consternation in witnessing a gory, sanguinary...

New report exposes ‘systematic persecution’ of Tamils

New report exposes ‘systematic persecution’ of Tamils

Six years after the end Sri Lanka’s civil war, a new report by the International...

Business & Economy

A Costly Sale For EPF

A Costly Sale For EPF

The sale of up to 71 million ordinary shares of...

Fix cigarette taxes so over 75% of the retail price as recommended by WHO in SL

Fix cigarette taxes so over 75% of the retail price as recommended by WHO in SL

Over the past 60 years smoking rates have plummeted in...

Historic deflation as July consumer prices fall for first time

Historic deflation as July consumer prices fall for first time

Sri Lanka posted its first fall in consumer prices in...

The Plight of the Senior Citizens not resolved as yet.

The Plight of the Senior Citizens not resolved as yet.

In March this year there was a big clamour regarding...

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...

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

UK Bar launches formal inquiry into Sir Desmond’s conduct

UK Bar launches formal inquiry into Sir Desmond’s conduct

The Bar Standards Board of the United Kingdom has decided...

Obama takes ‘biggest step’ to tackle climate change

Obama takes ‘biggest step’ to tackle climate change

President Barack Obama unveiled the final version of his plan...

French police use tear gas to disperse migrants

French police use tear gas to disperse migrants

Riot police try to stop migrants as they renew attempts...

Debris brings MH370 mystery 'closer' than ever to answers

Debris brings MH370 mystery 'closer' than ever to answers

Plane debris that washed up on an Indian Ocean island...

Libya trial: Gaddafi son sentenced to death over war crimes

Libya trial: Gaddafi son sentenced to death over war crimes

A court in Libya has sentenced Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, son...

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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...

ISIS - The Face of Evil - Sumaiyya Ahamed

ISIS - The Face of Evil - Sumaiyya Ahamed

The Terror Organization describing themselves as IS – Islamic State...

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...

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