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Hon. Minister of Public Administration and Home Affairs W D J Seneviratne says that due to the irregularities when paying the pension bonus from the divisional secretariats, it has been decided to pay the same only through the head office of the pension department. He further said that the power extended to the divisional secretariats has […]

Sri Lankan super batsman Kumar Sangakkara made another new record today.  By scoring 72 runs against South Africa in the second innings, he became the first Sri Lankan batsman to score 50 half centuries. Today is the 4th day of 2nd Test match. At the end of the day South Africa had scored 38 runs […]

It is reported that there is a huge split within TNA regarding the decision to be taken at the Presidential election. One team says that they should support to the common Candidate of the opposition, and the other team says that they should present their own Candidate  

It has been revealed by a research done by the drug authority that there is a tablet which stimulate sexual desire is spreading rapidly. The Chairperson and the additional Secretary to the health ministry Dr. Amal Harsha de Silva says that there are school children among them. He further says that this drug should be […]

The Minister of water supply and drainage, the Chief Organizer of the government Dinesh Gunawardana says that he state with responsibility that the number one water robbers are in Colombo North. He said that the new pipe system will be made to avoid this situation. ” The profit of the board in 2013 is Rs […]

Lanka Ashok Leyland is planning to assemble small trucks to be exported to India. Indian media reports today that these trucks are  specially made for the South Indian market The CEO. Lanka Ashok Leyland said that it is more economical to send these trucks from Sri Lanka rather than sending them to South India after […]

Foreign media reports that one Subashini Jeyaratnam an actress with Sri  Lankan origin has died in the MD-17 air craft destroyed by a missile attack while flying over Ukraine. She (37) has faced this with her Dutch husband and new born baby while coming back after visiting his parents in Amsterdam. All in the air […]

The parliamentarian Upeksha Swarnamali says that Lord Buddha and Queen Anula are co-existent. She said this addressing the SLFP women summit in Seruvila district. She said that Queen Anula ruled the country in 47-44 Buddhas’ Era. But, according to Mahawansa Queen Anula ruled the country in 47-42 B.C.

The Minister Mahinda Amaraweera answered to the statement made by Vijithamuni Soyza that the biggest lair in Sri Lanka is Minister Mahinda Amaraweera. ” It is a joke made by Minister Vijithamuni Soyza. We are good friends. We made jokes against each other. It is just a joke.”

It has been revealed about a racket of selling lubricant oil and burnt oil. This racket was revealed at Naramminiya area, Kelaniya. Police says this this racket is done without the permission from the corporation.  

The acting Chairman of the Tangalle P S Lalitha R Wanigasekara says that the ex Chairman Sampath Chandrapushpa Vithanapathirana has gone to the prison taking the keys of the office room along with him.The ex Chairman and three others were sentenced to 20 years imprisonment for killing British national Kuram Shiek and raping his girl […]

A Sri Lankan youth residing in America has assaulted a gang of thieves in Houston town until they ran away. It had been recorded in the security cameras and the television channels in America have telecast this to appreciate the deed of the Sri Lankan. This Sri Lankan by the name of Mayura Dissanayake has […]

Minister Rauf Hakeem has gone to World Islamic Summit and complained against Sri Lanka pretending that he was going to Mecca. He has complained about the way the Sri Lankans treat Muslims and it is said that this charge sheet is more dangerous than the charge sheet handed over to Navanethem Pillay.

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The Post Master General Rohana Abeyratne says that the postal charges will be increased with effect from the 01st of August. This revision is done after  six years and the all  arrangements are made to issue the gazette notification.  

The department of wild life says that the Yala sanctuary will be closed from 02nd September to 30th September. During this season it is a usual practice that the sanctuary to be closed due to the severe drought. The maintenance repairs are done during these days. The electrical fences are also activated in these days. […]

It is informed by a circular that the prison Superintendents  are responsible if a Prisoner or a suspect escape from the custody of the Officers while taking them out. The circular says that if such incident happens in the future, the Superintendent will be suspended and an inquiry will be held. The prison head quarters […]

The prison department says that during last year, 30,230 have been sent into prison for various offenses. Out of them, the majority of 29,463 were males. The report of 2013 shows that 767 females have got  imprisoned.  

The second and final Test between Sri Lanka and the touring South African team began at the S.S.C grounds, in Maitland Place. Angelow Mathews  Sri Lanka skipper won the toss and elected to bat. The live espncricinfo score card and the live telecast could be viewed from the Sinhala edition

The prison department says that there are 421 who are given death punishment last year. There are 3 women among them. Most of them (271)  are retained at Welikada prison. The prison report says that 134 are retained at Bogambara prison. Meantime, there are 226 prisoners who are sentenced until death.

The Post Master General says that the postal charges will be revised in the near future. He said that it is supposed to present the related proposal to the cabinet, He said that there will be an increase in business postal charges and this revision is done after 6 years. It is said that the […]

Foreign News

It is reported that the whole world is against the Gaza attack.After attacking by air  for days, the infantry has entered in to the Gaza stripe.  This is first such attack done by Israel after 2009. The Israel army information reveals that this attack is done to destroy the tunnels used for rocket attacks and […]

It is reported that the pop singer Snoop Dogg has stated that he had smoked Ganja inside the White house. He has stated this in the middle of  and interview conducted by comedian Jimmy Kimmel. Snoop Dogg has stated that CIA or FBI boys asked him whether he need to do “1″ or “2″.  The […]

The foreign media reports that an air force helicopter has crashed and 7 people died in Lucknow area,  North India.  

It is reported that several air lines have decided to stop the air trips to Israel with the rocket attack to area close to Ben Gurion air port. This rocket has fallen in to Yehud town which is 5 km away from the air port and it is said that Federal Aviation Authority has announced […]

The Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft Company Satya Nadella says that in the next year he will send 18,000 Microsoft employees out. He has stated that he is doing this to restructure the work force.Accordingly, 14% of the employees will be sent out and it is the largest number in the history of Microsoft. Nadella […]

An air craft has met with an sudden accident while landing in Taiwan.  Foreign media reports that 56 passengers have died. The air craft has met with this accident while flying on a local air track in Pengu Islands.

It is reported that the black box of “MH 17″ has been handed over to the Malaysian authorities. Handing over the black box Prime Minister of the “Donetsk People’s Republic” Alexander Borodai has stated that as per the agreement it will be handed over to the specialists of international civil aviation service, by Malaysia. Colonel […]

The political reviewer Paul Grec Roberts says that the media operation in Washington has highly activated after the MH17 aircraft felling down to Ukraine. He says that this media operation deletes even the known facts about the incident. Most of the western media tried to place the responsibility on Russia. According to him, the eastern […]

A team of American lawyers has requested that if nothing has been mentioned in the last will, the access to all the internet accounts should be given to the family members of the owner. They request from the American government that the relevant laws should be implemented. The American law commission has stated that in […]

A new study has revealed that the canals on Mars are made out of dry Carbon dioxide. The canals on the earth are made out of water and in 2000 when canals are found in Mars, the scientists had hopes that there are water on the Mars. But the photographs taken by Obiter craft shows […]