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The UNP information reveals that Mangala Samaraweera and Malik Samarasinghe are trying to damage the relationship between Ranil Wickramasinghe and Sajith Premadasa. The seniors of the UNP have complained Ranil that there is a relationship between Mangala and Malik and they are trying to damage the relationship between the UNP leadership and the deputy.  

The parliamentarian Athuraliye Rathana thero says that if the government fails to cancel the executive president-ship and to bring the new constitutional proposals in to action, they will move out of the government and support the common candidate in the presidential election. The thero said this explaining the future plans of “Pivithuru Hetak” organization.  

Rosy Senanayake the Member of parliament of UNP speaking at the budget debate that it is women in Sri Lanka who contribute most to the country.If two pregnant women are taken from estate sector one is suffering from malnutrition. It is the women who bring the largest foreign exchange to to the country from Middle […]

The Minister of economic development Basil Rajapaksa addressing a meeting in Gampaha said that electricity in Sri Lanka is the cheapest in South Asia.He also stressed that through ‘devi naguma’ development programme many people and children in particular get educated in many fields which is a good sign for the future of the country.The government […]

Two persons who had tried to sell secretly artificial sex organs for sums between rs 1500/- and Rs 3500/- each were fined Rs 10,000/ -each by the additional Magistrate ,Mahara Mahinda Prabath Ranasinghe as they pleaded guilty when a case was filed. The case was filed by the divisional Health office Gampaha under the perfumes […]

The  Disaster Management centre has announced that after the land slide yesterday early morning in Meeriyabedda,Haldumulla out of 57 estate families  and 330 persons who lived in the effected area 190 persons are reported missing.

The President of Jathika Hela Urumaya Ven Athureliye Rathana thera is expected to get on to the stage of an opposition party. The thera is supposed to participate in a meeting of the Peoples Movement for Democracy  to be held at Nugegoda. The purpose of the meeting is to show protest for calling for a presidential […]

It has been revealed in the parliament that there are 28 wine shops around Sri Dalada Maligaya. According to a report produced in the parliament it is said that 24 out of them are conducted as hotels, clubs, etc and 27 out of them are older than 10 years. All the permits were issued before […]

The pieces of white thread like particles which had fallen to some areas in Polonnaruwa had been sent to professor Chandra Wickremasinghe and his team in London for investigating.As they had concluded that they are from the outer space the Health Ministry officials had decided to send samples to Cardiff university in  for testing.

Sri Lanka ports authority has revealed that “Gelbay Express” ship had refilled fuel and become the 100th ship to do so successfully at the Hambantota harbour. This ship had left the Australia’s Fremental port and is destined to travel to Elite port in Israel.This ship was transporting 4315 numbers of cattle. Another notable feat was […]

For the massive frauds at the Ceylon Electricity Board,politicians cannot be held responsible,those who are responsible are the “white collar” officials.The white collar officials are more involved with fraudulent activities than the politicians.This was quoted by the present Minister of Technology and Research Patalie Champika Ranawaka. From the year 2012 all coal imports were made […]

President Mahinda Rajapaksa as gone to Haldumulla this morning to see those who have faced  distress due to the earth slip. The presidential secretariat announces that he has cancelled everything planned for this morning.

Ravi Karunanayake Member of parliament of UNP,while speaking at the UNP summit  where letters were issued to representatives of polling centres at Hyde park the other day, had said that UNP should lose in the next election.The members of the party were baffled at this remark,but he apologized and immediately corrected it and spoke again.

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The ICTA and VTASL have signed an agreement of understanding.Hence all those who complete the Nenasala study courses successfully at Nenasela centres would be issued  third level certificates certified by the Sri Lanka Vocational Training Authority. The agreement of understanding between the ICTA and VTASL was signed in the presence of the Minister of telecommunication […]

The Sri Lanka cricket has taken steps to lay a new turf wicket at St.Patrick’s College Jaffna.The executive committee of the SLC has arranged a friendly cricket match with former Sri Lanka cricketers.Those who will play are Sanath Jayasuriya ,Hashan Tillekeratna,Pramodaya Wickremasinghe and Upul Chandana among others.This will provide the budding cricketers in North and […]

For the first six months of the year 2014 the profit earned by the Sri Lanka Telecom had been Rs 132 billion.This was tabled by the Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva in parliament.In the year 2013 the profit had been Rs 363.5 billion while as at 31st December 2012 the profit had been Rs 324.6 […]

The reuter has reported that Sri Lanka has for the first time imported 50,000 metric tons of rice from Bangladesh,The Minister of food,Bangladesh Mohamed Karmul Islam had informed.The cost of one metric ton of rice had cost $ 450 all inclusive.

It is learnt that in the stretch between Pinnaduwa and Imaduwa on areas where the carpet is damaged repair work has commenced.In the vicinity of Akmeemana,Aankokawala,Halgasmulla,Imaduwa and Habaragasgala the repairs are been done.

The president of Brazil Dilma Roussseff has narrowly won the presidential election after a stiff contest by obtaining 51% votes cast.The challenger had got 48% votes.

The Jaffna station master says that all the seats are booked in Yal Devi from Jaffna to Colombo on Friday. The station master N Thawanandan has stated that as the people in Jaffna like to travel by train, it is been considered to add another compartment for the train. There are 4 trips between Colombo […]

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Professor David Weintraub of Vanderbilt university says that the beliefs in aliens differ according to the religion the people believe in. This is mentioned in a book published by him.  As per the result of a research done using Americans has revealed that 55% of atheist believe that there are aliens. It has been revealed […]

It is reported that Nigerian government has sued against Coca Cola Nigeria for breaching the consumer protection standards. Selling of 2 half empty sprite cans has caused this.  There is a complaint against the Nigerian bottling plant as well. The complaints against the two companies are failing to adhere to recommendations issued after an investigation, […]

It is reported that a bus driver has not let a male homo sexual couple who were kissing inside the bus to behave in that manner. The incident has taken place in a bus bearing number 89 while passing Balckheeth in South London. The driver has blamed that he does not like to see such […]

A new report has revealed that Americans have become 90% poorer than they were in 1987.The American National Economic Research Institute has done this research. Accordingly, 90% of those who get lowest income has collapsed in past 25 years and the economy of next 9% has collapsed in past 15 years. The report says that […]

It is reported that Poland parliament has established a law avoid selling foods like chips, soda, burger which are not nutrients. It is said that 426 out of 460 seats of junior cabinet have voted. This proposal has been presented by the farmers party and the government has stated that this step is taken to […]

It is reported that Dimitry Poskov,  media spokesman of Russian president has stated that the news that the president planned to share Poland with Ukraine is a joke. He as stated that the news published in “American Politico” magazine are bullshit.In an article  in Politico Magazine under the topic of “Putin’s conspiracy” has stated that […]

It is reported that the Russian power and energy minister Alexander Nowak has stated that the price of crude oil barrel  should be between USD 90-100 in order to be reasonable to the world economy. Addressing the national summit of fuel and gas, he has stated that if the price is reduced more than that, […]

It is reported that the economists have warned that the world economy has fallen into a deflating situation. They have pointed out that the collapse in world share market is a side affect of it. The IMF has also announced about this situation.The economists point out that the change in gold prices is a good […]

It is reported that Egypt attack crafts have attacked  Benghazi town in order to chase away the ISIS fighters in Libya. This has not been confirmed officially but, two officers who didn’t disclose their names have stated that to the media. The Associated Press service has reported that this is a part of a huge […]

The former CIA Officer Edward Snowden requests to stop using software which challenges the privacy. He has stated this during a discussion with New York magazine. He has further stated that they are not either citizens or the leaders any more and they are having only the owner and the worker relationship. His idea is […]