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The religious activity of taking Buddha’s relic to South Korea and America will  take place from the 26th to 28th. The perahera with the relic will  start from the residence of the Southern province opposition leader Tennakoon Nilame at a auspicious time. The Buddha’s relic will be displayed at Sri Buddhasingharamaya, Galle on 26th night. […]

The Minister of education Bandula Gunawardana says that as the qualified graded Principals do not like to accept the principal positions, the filling up of principal vacancies has got delayed. He said that though the applications are forwarded to the schools, minority likes to apply. The Minister said that this is  because they do not […]

The health services Director General Dr. Palitha Maheepala says that DCD is not such a dangerous poison and there is no proof that it has killed people. ” DCD is not a dangerous poison.  In the web report of the WHO says that this is a chemical with no harm or less harm. ” “Chlorine […]

Minister Dilan Perera says that BBS is trying to create a “Black July” again and BBS and the extremist Muslim organizations should be banned. He said this addressing a opposing meeting at foreign employment bureau. He further said ” UNP is responsible for the “black July in 83.  There is a team who is trying […]

It is reported that the I G P, N K Illangakoon has decided to go on pension  next April though he has the time until 2016. He has said his friends that he will not be in  service after next April. The information reveals that a DIG in-charge of VIP security division will be appointed […]

It is reported that a Lieutenant attached to Palali army farm has been assaulted by a Brigadier with a chair and been hospitalized. He has faced this incident while resting in civil with permission. The information reveals that the Brigadier had summoned the Lieutenant and as he had come in sports suit he had assaulted […]

It is reported that a powerful Minister in the government who is representing the estates has promised the Matara district UNP parliamentarian Mangala Samaraweera to support UNP. He has discussed with the UNP leader Ranil Wickremasinghe at his private residence in this regard.  

It is reported that about 75,000 of junior Police Officers have informed the President in writing that they are very unhappy about the government as the attention is not paid to stop the annoyances. They have mentioned in that letter that they have to take a drastic action in future elections. In that letter it […]

The transport Minister Kumara Welgama says that the no. 1 billionaire in Sri Lanka is his Secretary. Answering a question raised by a journalist at a media conference held at “SLTB” head office that the Secretary cannot be contacted for any inquiry, he said that he is proud that his Secretary is the no. 1 […]

Minister Rohitha Abeygunawardana says that people blame the government when they construct a road, or a harbour and nothing can be done like the  way people say. Addressing a meeting in Nagoda, Kalutara he said ” these days the opposition talks about green chilies.  But, there is a drought to those areas and due to […]

It is reported that the former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumarathunga is willing to come back to the politics with a program of 10 facts. In order to present this program, it is revealed that she has participated in secret discussions with senior Ministers in the government Further, it is said that she is planning to […]

The names of Wimal Weerawansa and Champika Ranawaka have been removed from the list of the speakers in the political programs in government and private media institutes, focusing the presidential and general elections. This decision has been taken by the committee headed by Minister Dullas Alahapperuma and Charith Herath, Secretary of the media  ministry. There […]

Bodu Bala Sena has released a video regarding the incidents that had taken place in Aluthgama and Beruwala. Please watch the video below.

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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 […]

The election secretariat announces that those who are willing to cast the postal vote should apply for that before the 06th of August. Presenting applications was started on the 18th. The applications  are to be sent through the sectional heads before the 06th August. There are 942730 voters are eligible to cast their vote for […]

The annual executive meeting of APPU will be held 15th September to 19th September in Sri Lanka. The inaugural meeting will be held with the presence of the President Mahinda Rajapaksa. After the CHOGM held in Sri Lanka last year, this meeting will be held with the participation of 32 countries, and this will help […]

The Minister Gamini Lokuge says that the ministry of labour and labour relations has decided to prepare a new set of rules for the manpower companies and register them in a proper way. He says that this decision was taken as the manpower Companies employ workers on contract basis with out any quality standards. He […]

Foreign News

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 […]

The reviewers say that the American President Barak Obama is responsible for the human issues arisen with the Mexican refugee conflicts.This conflict has arisen with allowing thousands of children to enter America via America- Mexico boundary. It is reported that to oppose this, the governor of Texas Rik Perry has refused meeting  President Obama who […]

It is reported that Peter Mckelvy has stated  that 20 senior people like  parliamentarians,  judges, etc have been doing child abuses for a long time. He has stated to “BBC Night” program that they do it in the worst way. Mckelvy has stated that they take children place to place and treat them as  bundles […]