UNP raises concerns of political victimization with some foreign envoys

Sri Lanka, Jan. 21 -- The United National Party has raised serious concerns of political victimisation against its members and supporters with some foreign envoys and has warned to take action against... Read More

Archbishop urge Opposition leader to support Govts national programmes

Sri Lanka, Jan. 21 -- Archbishop of Colombo Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith had advised the Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa to work with the government in designing and implementing a national programme t... Read More

Speaker to table PSC names today

Sri Lanka, Jan. 21 -- Speaker Karu Jayasuriya will table the names of the 17 members appointed to the Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) which was authorised to conduct the nomination process of the... Read More

No AG aid for Mathripala, Ranil

Sri Lanka, Jan. 21 -- The Attorney General will not represent former President Maithripala Sirisena and former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, the seven-judge Supreme Court Bench hearing the 12 F... Read More

CC to meet tomorrow on Kodagoda's SC appointment

Sri Lanka, Jan. 21 -- The Constitutional Council (CC) will meet tomorrow to decide on the appointment of Justice Ysantha Kodagoda, PC to the Supreme Court, Parliamentary sources said yesterday. Justi... Read More

Sajith to meet party organizers today

Sri Lanka, Jan. 21 -- Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa is scheduled to meet UNP organizers at the Parliamentary complex today. Mr. Premadasa told journalists that this would be a routine event and ... Read More

Yala Tusker Gemunu sacrifices his tusk to Nandimithra

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- The Yala National Park today confirmed that the majestic tusker known as Gemunu in the Yala sanctuary had lost its remaining tusk following a tussle with another tusker known as ... Read More

24/7 vigilance over Corona Virus: Chief Epidemiologist

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- Though Sri Lanka was out of the 'Danger Zone' of the Corona Virus, reported first from Wuhan in China, all pre-emptive measures had been taken to prevent an infected patient ente... Read More

UNP says Govt. trying to abolish 19A

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- The United National Party today called all progressive forces to join in its efforts in defeating the Government's effort to abolish the 19th Amendment to the Constitution. UNP ... Read More

Unity among UNPers vital to face upcoming elections: Ruwan

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- UNP Gampaha District MP Ruwan Wijewardene over the weekend called for unity among the UNPers to face the upcoming General Elections. Speaking at a public gathering organised by ... Read More