At the concluded Uva provincial council election the UNP’s Chief Minister nominee Harin Fernando has created a new record in the history of provincial council elections by obtaining the highest percentage of preferential votes in comparison to the total number of votes the party received. Accordingly from the total number of votes received by UNP […]
The Minister of health Maithripala Sirisena had added while speaking at a meeting in the auditorium of the surgeons that most accidents on the roads is caused owing to motor cyclists. He emphasised that those who had suffered injuries should be treated with medical and with psychiatric treatments.
The Minister of Media and Information Keheliya Rambukwella has quipped that there is going to be a drastic change in the technology that exists today. By year 2o20 he added that the whole country would turn to digital. In six months time the machines required would be brought down.In the year 2016 the Western and […]
At the conclusion of the Uva PC election the UNP’s Chief Minister candidate Hari Fernando had quipped that the UNP’s intentions fulfilled and are on a path for victory. The Badulla vote base had been reduced by 50% and is happy about it.
The Minister of coconut development Jagath Pushpakumara has denied all false information that he is to cross over to the UNP. He had added that he has done so much to remain in the cabinet and there is no reason why he should leave his cabinet portfolio,after so much work put in to the government.
It is learnt that UNP’s Head of the media ,Member of Parliament for Matara district and Member of the UNP’s leadership council Mangala Samaraweera is to file action against the Member of parliament for Matara district Buddika Pathirana for bringing disrepute to his father Maahanama Samarawickrema and to the media freedom by voting against a […]
It is reported that Susil Kidelpitiya, a Member of Western provincial council and Chief Organiser of the Democratic Party Kolonnawa is to join the United National Party. It is learnt that he is having talks with Sajith Premadasa in this regard.
President’s media unit has revealed that H.E President Mahinda Rajapaksa is scheduled to leave the country this afternoon to proceed to the United States of America to attend to the 69th summit of the United Nations commencing on the 24th.. The President is to address the summit on the 25th.
The Ministers of the government Nimal Siripala de Silva and Dilan Perera have been defeated in their seats in Badulla district,in the Uva Provincial council election. Nimal Siripala de Silva has been defeated by 6098 votes in the Badulla seat and Dilan Perera by 2796 votes in the Hali Ela seat.
The UNP member of Haldanmulla pradeshiya saba, Nimal Karunaratne has faced a sward attack and hospitalized. In his complaint he has stated that he saw the Chairman of the Haldammulla pradeshiya saba among the gang who attacked him.
The Minister of Public relations and Public affairs Mervyn Silva has quipped that the government is harassing him all the time.He says he had felt it and he is tolerating the matter with patience,but will be taking a decision soon. He had told that the President is a very good person and it is the others […]
It is reported that the ex Chief Minister Shashendra Rajapaksa had polled the highest number of preferential votes from the Moneragala district in the Uva provincial council election.The names of the eight selected Members for the provincial council are as below: 1. Shashindra Rajapaksa 96619 2.Kumarasiri Ratnayake 59285 3.Udara Soysa […]
The counting has been completed in the Uva provincial council election.The UPFA has won a resounding victory. The UPFA has secured 19 seats,UNP 13 seats and JVP 02 seats.The total number of votes polled by UPFA was 349906,UNP 274773,JVP 36580 For results of 2009 please refer Sinhala edition: