The media spokesman of the JHU party Nishantha Sri Warnasinghe had said the party had decided to refrain from voting for the budget on the first reading as the discussions on amending the constitution between SFFP and JHU have not been successful as yet.
It is learnt that Velupillai Prabhakaran had filed action against a person who had forcibly taken on of his lands in Velvitithurai.The information had been furnished by the UPFA member of the Northern provincial council M.K.Shivajilingam.
A cabinet decision has been taken to provide houses who lost there houses owing to the land slide at Meeriyabedda estate in Haldumulla
The Maligakanda Magistrate had ordered to stop marketing of bottled water of two companies ‘Crystal’ and ‘K Choice’,and to withdraw their stocks distributed.These bottles were found in shops of the consumer authority.The samples of the bottles of these two companies had been tested by a government analyst and they have found be contaminated with bacteria […]
The Minister Mervin Silva had given a cheque for rupees one hundred thousand to a media reporter Chandana Kuruppuarachchi ,who was assaulted during the Uva election campaign.This media reporter who is now treated at a private hospital had attempted to cash it through some banks,each time the cheque was presented had got returned.
A deadline date has been fixed by the Jathika Hela Urumaya party to receive a positive reply from the government to amend the constitution with their proposals before the 15th November.Otherwise they will decide to support the common candidate or a third candidate contesting.This was said by the media spokesman of the party,member of western […]
The Minister Arumugam Thondaman had said that the number who had died in the land slide at Meeriyabedda estate cannot exceed 50 persons.The rescue operations according to him had been hampered owing to the inclement weather conditions.
The land slide to the Meeriyabedda estate in Haldumulla had claimed 192 lives.The names of the dead has been published by the Divisional Secretary of Badulla,Rohana Keerthi Dissanayake.
A Junior school in the Homagama district, Meepe Kelimadala Junior school which accommodates 228 students and 10 teachers was on the verge of closing as the buildings were old.The deputy minister of education and member of parliament Mohanlal Grero had come to know about it and under the concept of development of cluster schools had […]
In an world economic review made between 2005 to date it has been proved that Sri Lanka occupies a position with six other countries in the gap between males and females.It is also said that in cabinet ministers also our country is represented by a minority women.The other countries with Sri Lanka are Male,Croatia,Macedonia,Jordan and […]
The leader of opposition Ranil Wickremasinghe had visited Meeriyabedda estate in Haludumulla effected by a land slide this morning.Addressing the media he had said that a day of mourning be declared and white flags should be hoisted everywhere in the country.He had also stressed that all line houses of estate workers should be replaced by […]
The peoples’ movement for democracy has held a meeting yesterday at Nugegoda.The JHU president Athureliye Rathana thera had joined in the protest rally against the president as it is illegal for him to contest for a third term.Former Chief Justice Sarath N Silva,JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake and Member of parliament Arjuna Ranatunga and others […]
The president of the Bodu Bala Sena organisation and Member of Buddhist Renaissance committeeJ Ven.Kirama Wimalajothi and Ven.Medagama Dhammananda theras have advised Minister Champika Ranawaka to take a correct decision in regard to the conflict his party JHU is having on the President’s powers.They have told the Minister not to break and divide the existing […]