D.M. Jayaratne: A political legend

Sri Lanka, Nov. 21 -- The passing away of former Prime Minister and Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Senior Vice President D.M. Jayaratne at the age of 88 marks the end of a revolutionary chapter in Sri... Read More

Police probing armed assault on investigative journalist

Sri Lanka, Nov. 15 -- The Habaraduwa Police has begun investigating the Wednesday night attack on a well-known freelance journalist in which an armed group with their faces masked had entered his home... Read More

International election observers arrive

Sri Lanka, Nov. 14 -- On the invitation of the Election Commission of Sri Lanka (ECSL), a group of 12 international observers and a seven-member International Study Team (IST) arrived in the country f... Read More

'Rajapaksas sold off state land to foreigners in mega land deals' - Champika

Sri Lanka, Nov. 12 -- Challenging the Rajapaksa-led opposition to prove that the present government had sold off any State land free-hold to foreigners, Megapolis and Western Development Minister Pata... Read More

SLPP again claims Gota US citizenship rescinded

Sri Lanka, Nov. 11 -- In what appeared to be a hurriedly convened media briefing in Colombo yesterday, lawyers for Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa's insist... Read More

Will reveal those behind killings, assaults, during previous regime

Sri Lanka, Nov. 8 -- The main characters behind the series of assassinations and assaults that took place during the previous regime will be revealed to the country within the next two three days, Hea... Read More

Altering Sri Lanka's unitary status is non-negotiable - Sajith

Sri Lanka, Nov. 8 -- "Altering the unitary status of Sri Lanka is non-negotiable under myleadership as the President of the country," Presidential Candidate of the New Democratic Front (NDF) Minister ... Read More

SLPP artistes protest Gota link with Hisbullah and Sharia'h varsity

Sri Lanka, Nov. 7 -- A group of film and teledrama artistes supporting the SLPP yesterday protested any election link up between SLPP presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa and independent candidat... Read More

'Terminator', a good name for Gotabaya - PM

Sri Lanka, Nov. 5 -- Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said the free education system will collapse if SLPP Presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa's election manifesto is implemented. "The futur... Read More

Two suspects arrested with firearm, bullets

Sri Lanka, Nov. 4 -- Officers attached to the Divisional Crimes Investigation Unit of Elpitiya arrested two individuals with two firearms and bullets on Sunday.The suspects were arrested on two separa... Read More