All News
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 13:22
A series of proposals regarding the 20th amendment which includes amendments to the electoral system are to be handed over to the Elections Commissioner.SLMC National Organizer Shafeek Rajabdeen stated that SLMC is leading this task,...
Read More...
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 13:14
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has said Sri Lanka is neither pro-India nor pro-China.The Prime Minister was replying to questions from the media during a personal visit India.Premier Wickremesinghe said that the Sri Lankan government...
Read More...
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 13:09
Party leaders have agreed today to present the 19th amendment in parliament excluding the new changes, while including only the changes recommended by the Supreme Court.Chief Opposition Whip W.D.J. Seneviratne told our news team that...
Read More...
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 13:04
R&B singer Johnny Kemp, best known for the 1988 party anthem "Just Got Paid," died this week in Jamaica.The singer is believed to have drowned at a beach in Montego Bay.Kemp aged 55 was scheduled to perform on the Tom Joyner Foundation...
Read More...
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 13:02
Left-arm spinner Sulieman Benn has been dropped from the West Indies squad for the second Test against England in Grenada beginning on the 21st.Right-arm medium pacer Shannon Gabriel has been called up in the only change to the West...
Read More...
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 13:01
The collapse in oil prices over the past year was driven by one major force - Saudi Arabia.After watching U.S. shale players and countries like Brazil, Angola, and Russia increase oil production and taking market share over the past...
Read More...
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 13:00
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned in the strongest terms the barbaric attack in Jalalabad in eastern Afghanistan, calling for those responsible for this act to be swiftly brought to justice.The attack killed at least 35 people...
Read More...
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 12:58
A 19 year old girl in the Beralapanathara area in Urubokka - Matara, has hanged herself over a love affair.Police Media Spokesperson’s Office stated that the girl had committed suicide last afternoon in her house, and has also...
Read More...
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 8:22
Parliamentarian W D J Senevirathna says that the SLFP would take a final decision today regarding whether to support the 19th Amendment.Meanwhile, the President has convened a discussion for all SLFP MP’s today.This is with regard...
Read More...
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 8:19
Minister Lakshman Kiriella says that the 19th Amendment to the constitution will surely be passed on the 21st of this month.The Minister expressed these views at a meeting held in Matara.Minister Kiriella also stated that with the...
Read More...
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 7:53
Minister Vijith Vijayamuni Zoysa says that if a Prime Ministerial candidate is to be appointed the constitution should be changed where the Prime Minister is appointed by the people.The Minister speaking at a meeting held in Bibila...
Read More...
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 7:44
Sri Lanka Army has held talks with China on improving military ties between the two countries.The Ambassador of People's Republic of China in Sri Lanka, Yi Xianliang paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General...
Read More...
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 7:37
A "mysterious" disease has killed at least 18 people in the past several days in south-eastern Nigeria.The disease - characterised by blurred vision, headache and loss of consciousness - killed the victims within 24 hours of falling...
Read More...
Saturday, 18 April 2015 - 20:40
Global enabler of business and trade, Emirates, has announced an historic 9.2 billion dollar deal with Rolls-Royce for Trent 900 engines and a long-term TotalCare package.The engines will be used to power 50 Airbus A380s ordered at...
Read More...
Saturday, 18 April 2015 - 20:36
James Anderson surpassed Sir Ian Botham as England's highest Test wicket-taker with his 384th dismissal in his 100th match.Anderson, had West Indies' Denesh Ramdin caught at first slip on the final day of the first Test in Antigua.The...
Read More...
Saturday, 18 April 2015 - 20:34
US President Barack Obama said that climate change poses the world's biggest single threat.The United States is the second largest greenhouse gas emitter after China, and Obama has pledged to reduce US climate pollution by 26-28 percent...
Read More...
Saturday, 18 April 2015 - 20:06
Minister Lakshman Kiriella states that there’s an attempt to postpone the election, by highlighting the need of an amendment in the electoral system.Attending a ceremony held at a tea factory in Kalubowitiyana in Deniyaya, Matara...
Read More...
Saturday, 18 April 2015 - 19:18
Sri Lanka Bar Association requests all MPs to extend their support towards the 19th amendment despite political differences.While addressing a media briefing convened today, the association’s Deputy Chairman Attorney-at-law Saliya...
Read More...
Saturday, 18 April 2015 - 19:23
The Medical Students Union of Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute accuse that police attacked them while they were staging a demonstration in front of their institute.A group of students from the medical students union staged...
Read More...
Saturday, 18 April 2015 - 19:18
SLFP Former Minister and MP Rohitha Abeygunawardena stated that he is not afraid of facing challenges.The former Minister stated this while attending a meeting held in Kalutara today.Former Minister Rohitha Abeygunawardena received...
Read More...
1   |   2   |   3      »      [150]