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Monday, 14 Oct 2019

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Sajith’s Campaign Office lacks commitment?

Sajith Premadasa’s Campaign Office in Vauxhall Street closes at 9.30 pm!

22 minute ago

SLPP’s never-ending beef with SLFP continues in latest booing over John!

Seneviratne had to wait till the booing ended, however, continued the speech as it did not.

37 minute ago

SLFP objected amidst 30 per cent nomination portion!

Reason behind SLFP members being booed goes on another direction.

1 hours ago

Will it be the Last Over for Arjuna Ranatunga?

Ranatunga is due to make a decision regarding the concerns, sources further claimed.

1 hours ago

Jayampathi switches back from Anura to Sajith?

Jayampathi said that he will abide by the decision the Central Committee come up with.

13 Oct 2019

Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s Policy Statement to be launched on 18th

The Policy Statement was prepared based on 26 areas, he said.

13 Oct 2019

Efforts to secure Northern votes would be pointless, Tamil MPs around Gota stress

SLPP’s efforts to secure votes in the North would be useless, Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s Tamil MPs pointed out.

13 Oct 2019

Welgama firm on his stance denying support for Gota

MP Kumara Welgama stressed he would never support Gotabaya Rajapaksa.

13 Oct 2019

AN INSIGHT LOOK INTO CHIEF COMPONENT OF STATE POWER - WHO WILL HAVE THE EDGE?

According to the Marxist theory of the state, the army is the chief component of state power. Whoever wants to seize and

13 Oct 2019

TMVP pledges allegiance to Gota

TMVP decided to pledge their support to Gotabaya Rajapaksa.

13 Oct 2019

Gota’s citizenship: Appeal Court Full Verdict to be declared after 11 days

The full verdict on overruling of the writ challenging Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s dual citizenship is due to be declared on Oc

13 Oct 2019

President to tender Cabinet paper to keep the Residence at Paget Road

President Sirisena is preparing to tender a gazette allowing him to keep the official residence at Paget Road after his

13 Oct 2019

Gota’s Policy Statement filtered by MR!

The directive was given in a meeting held with policy makers preparing Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s Policy Statement.

12 Oct 2019

SPECIAL NEWS

SLFP objected amidst 30 per cent nomination portion!

Reason behind SLFP members being booed goes on another direction.

1 hours ago

Will it be the Last Over for Arjuna Ranatunga?

Ranatunga is due to make a decision regarding the concerns, sources further claimed.

1 hours ago

Gota’s citizenship: Appeal Court Full Verdict to be declared after 11 days

The full verdict on overruling of the writ challenging Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s dual citizenship is due to be declared on Oc

13 Oct 2019

President to tender Cabinet paper to keep the Residence at Paget Road

President Sirisena is preparing to tender a gazette allowing him to keep the official residence at Paget Road after his

13 Oct 2019

A lesson for Sajith Faction from Elpitiya Election results

So, we have a final say for the UNP - that underestimating your enemy is more dangerous than overestimating yourself.

12 Oct 2019

The untold truth behind UNP’s defeat in Elpitiya

The UNP as long predicted lost the Elpitiya Pradeshiya Sabha Election big time yesterday.

12 Oct 2019

BUSINESS

“Sri Lanka Week at Carrefour Oman” Ceremonially Opened at Muscat City Centre

“Sri Lanka Week at Carrefour Oman” was ceremonially opened at Carrefour Hypermarket in Muscat City Centre on 2/10/2019.

08 Oct 2019

Toyota Lanka Goes Digital with Toyota Sure and Service App

Toyota Lanka (Pvt) Ltd recently launched a comprehensive website for Toyota Sure certified vehicles which are approved b

06 Oct 2019

EMUI 9.1 introduced to Huawei P30 Lite for the latest experience!

Huawei, the innovator and pioneer of mobile phone technology, has introduced EMUI 9.1 for the P30 Lite smartphone model,

04 Oct 2019

NAFLIA 2019 to Assure Tomorrow’s Dreams Today

Held under the theme, “Life Insurance – Assuring Tomorrow’s Dreams Today”, the National Forum for Life Insurance Advisor

03 Oct 2019

FEATURED

AN INSIGHT LOOK INTO CHIEF COMPONENT OF STATE POWER - WHO WILL HAVE THE EDGE?

According to the Marxist theory of the state, the army is the chief component of state power. Whoever wants to seize and

13 Oct 2019

President’s standstill over upcoming Polls shocks nation

President takes neutral stance in upcoming polls allowing SLFP to support Gotabaya.

09 Oct 2019

Can Gotabaya Rajapaksa change?

M.P. Kumara Welgama who has been, for a long time, a Mahinda Rakjapaksa loyalist, told media that “if Gotabaya becomes t

06 Oct 2019

The unseen horror behind White Van trolling over Gota’s verdict

Chandragupta Thenuwara and Gamini Viyangoda questioned Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s citizenship within the framework of Sri Lank

05 Oct 2019

 

FOREIGN

Ethiopian Premier wins Nobel Peace Prize 2019

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmad was awarded the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize.

11 Oct 2019

Subpoena tabled against Energy Secretary for his alleged role in Trump’s political conspiracy!

The Congressional Democrats issued a subpoena against Energy Secretary Rick Perry for his alleged role in Trump’s conspi

11 Oct 2019

Explosion at Iranian oil vessel near Saudi Port City

An Iranian oil tanker has been the Saudi Arabian port city today (11).

11 Oct 2019

UK plans to secure health sector preparing for no-deal Brexit!

Britain reportedly set up a mechanism to help suppliers of medical goods get ready for a no-deal Brexit.

09 Oct 2019

Environment

Sri Lanka wields mangroves, its tsunami shield, against climate change

About 140 kilometers (87 miles) south of Colombo, the Sri Lankan capital, lies the coastal town of Koggala, named after

24 Sep 2019

Sri Lanka scales up its domestic campaign to protect sharks with a global push

Decades ago along the beaches of Sri Lanka, fish sellers used bicycles to transport their catch, including sharks. It wa

08 Sep 2019

Dramatic warming projected in world’s major cities by 2050

77 percent of the world’s cities will experience a ’’striking change’’ in climate conditions, while 22 percent will expe

11 Jul 2019

Coral reef restoration project commences in Northern Naval Command

The Sri Lanka Navy yesterday (4) commenced another coral reef restoration project in the Northern Naval Command.

05 Jul 2019

GOSSIP

Plan to present Sarath Weerasekara to split Mahesh Senanayake’s Sinhala votes

Sarath Weerasekera had already obtained the parliamentary certificate required to contest as a candidate a few days ago.

06 Oct 2019

Ranil is too good, JR would have banned JVP!

When it comes to the Easter Sunday attacks, what Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) must actually do is to be self critical

13 Jul 2019

Assaulting lift operator: Investigation against IGP after two years

After Lanka News Web (LNW) on 31st May published an article reminding the IGP Pujith Jayasundara’s assault on Samarakone

02 Jun 2019

People ask me to take it, but if I take it... - Army Commander

Army Commander Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake has reportedly said people ask of him to acquire the rule of country

26 May 2019

ART

Rory Peck Awards finalists announced!

This year’s Rory Peck Award sponsored by Google, Sony, AP, announced finalists across three categories...

08 Oct 2019

’’Big Bad Wolf’’ Book Fair on Sri Lanka for the successful third time!

The Big Bad Wold Books, world’s largest bookfair, will be held from October 18 to 27 at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and the..

10 Sep 2019