Pillay to meet ex CJ Shirani Bandaranayake


It is reported that there will be a meeting the U N Human Rights Commissioner,Navaneedam Pillay having with the ex Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake. Read more »

Clash at Karawetti -13 arrested


13 arrested over clash broken out between two groups at Rajakiramam area in Karawetti, Jaffna on Wednesday evening. Read more »

27 peoples arrested preparing to flee to Australia


Twenty-seven persons preparing to illegally travel to Australia by boat have been arrested by police following operations carried out in 3 separate locations. Read more »

4673 security personals reported missing: Sri Lanka Intelligence


The intelligence unit of SriLanka security force announced 4673 security personals reported missing since 1981 -2008. Read more »

Polls will show people don’t want capitalist parties: Pavithra


The forthcoming provincial council elections would show that people would not cast their votes to elect a capitalist party, Power and Energy Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi . Read more »

A colourlfull Tamils cultural event at Swiss


A colourlfull cultural event ”Idhayam Thudi Thudikka” held at Swiss recently.

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Canine weddings: first job of new ministry – UNP


UNP parliamentarian P. Harrison said today the first duty performed by the police, after it was brought under the purview of a new ministry, was to hold a wedding ceremony for dogs. He said this was an example of Government attempts to make Sri Lanka a miracle of Asia. Read more »

If persecuted, why not go to India – Sri Lanka Navy Chief


“My question is this: if people are really persecuted here, why don’t they go to India, which is two hours away? Why do they take a dangerous journey of 25 or 30 days in a boat to Australia?” Read more »

Police find locally manufactured weapon and bullets in Nelumoya


The Police STF found a locally manufactured firearm and several bullets in the Nelumoya area in the Horowpathana-Nagollewa forest reserve. Read more »

4145 arrested in 3 years


During the past three years the Sri Lanka Navy has intercepted 4145 would-be illegal immigrants to Australia. It has also arrested a couple of hundred people onshore, just before embarkation, the ‘Australian’ newspaper reported today. Read more »