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CID commences probe against MP Diana Gamage

Sri Lanka, April 10 -- The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) has commenced an investigation against Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) National List Parliamentarian Diana Gamage over a complaint that... Read More


Petition seeks order preventing hotel from disposing sewage into sea

Sri Lanka, April 8 -- The Centre for Environmental Justice (CEJ) has filed a Writ Petition in the Court of Appeal seeking an order restraining the Marine Environment Protection Authority from granting... Read More


Easter Sunday attack victim sends Letter of Demand to Maithri, Ranil

Sri Lanka, April 7 -- A lawyer who sustained injuries following the Easter Sunday suicide bomb blast at Shangri-La hotel in Colombo has sent a Letter of demand urging former President Maithreepala Sir... Read More


Ranjan's petition claiming Parliamentary Seat dismissed

Sri Lanka, April 6 -- The writ petition filed by Gampaha District Parliamentarian Ranjan Ramanayake, claiming his rights to function as a Parliamentarian was yesterday dismissed by the Court of Appeal... Read More


FR challenging Kurunegala-Habarana railway extension

Sri Lanka, April 2 -- Two professionals yesterday filed a Fundamental Rights petition in Supreme Court seeking an Interim Order suspending the proposed Kurunegala-Dambulla-Habarana Railway Extension P... Read More


Royal College Principal's FR petition dismissed

Sri Lanka, April 2 -- The Supreme Court yesterday refused to grant Leave to Proceed with a Fundamental Rights petition filed by Colombo Royal College Principal B.A.Abeyrathna. He had challenged the d... Read More


Two Police teams deployed to probe unrecovered swords

Sri Lanka, April 1 -- The Attorney General yesterday informed the Court of Appeal that two special Police teams have been deployed to investigate into the unrecovered swords and other weapons allegedl... Read More


Order regarding Ranjan's Writ Petition to be delivered April 5

Sri Lanka, March 31 -- The Court of Appeal postponed till April 5 to deliver its order regarding an Interim Order prayed by Gampaha District Parliamentarian Ranjan Ramanayake, claiming his rights to f... Read More


Political Victimisation PCoI recommendations held back

Sri Lanka, March 31 -- The Director General of Legal Affairs of the Presidential Secretariat yesterday informed the Court of Appeal that the President does not intend to implement the recommendations ... Read More


Petition challenging plantation workers' daily wage hike fixed for further submissions

Sri Lanka, March 31 -- A writ petition filed by 20 major plantation companies seeking an order quashing the decision of the Wages Board to increase the daily wage of plantation workers to Rs. 1,000 wa... Read More