Former Sri Lanka Army Commander reveals of assassination plots in his dock statement

May 31, Colombo: Sri Lanka’s former Army Commander Sarath Fonseka today ended delivering the statement from the dock on the famous ‘white flag case’. Fonseka took six days to deliver the statement in the case against him. A power failure in the court complex disturbed him as he commenced delivering the dock statement on May […]
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Sri Lanka says UN Special Rapporteur’s analysis of Channel 4 video is biased

June 01, Geneva: Sri Lanka today disputed the report by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions Christof Heynes, on a video footage which allegedly documents members of the Sri Lanka army committing extrajudicial executions. Britain’s Channel 4 has provided the video on question to the UN Special Rapporteur (UNSR) for […]
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Sri Lanka Marxist says people’s power suspended the pension scheme

May 31, Colombo: Sri Lanka’s Marxist party, Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) today said the people’s power has once again proven to be stronger than the two-thirds power enjoyed by the government in parliament. JVP parliamentary group leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake told a press conference today that the continuous protests by the working masses have forced […]
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Sri Lanka Marxist says people’s power suspended the pension scheme

May 31, Colombo: Sri Lanka’s Marxist party, Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) today said the people’s power has once again proven to be stronger than the two-thirds power enjoyed by the government in parliament. JVP parliamentary group leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake told a press conference today that the continuous protests by the working masses have forced […]
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Sri Lanka opposition asks former rebel leader to apologize for atrocities committed by LTTE

May 31, Colombo: Sri Lanka’s main opposition United national Party (UNP) has called on former LTTE international wing leader and chief arms procurer, Kumaran Pathmanatahan alias KP to apologize for the killings carried out by the LTTE in the country. UNP National Organizer and parliamentarian Ravi Karunanayaka has told the media that detained LTTE leader […]
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Sri Lanka opposition asks former rebel leader to apologize for atrocities committed by LTTE

May 31, Colombo: Sri Lanka’s main opposition United national Party (UNP) has called on former LTTE international wing leader and chief arms procurer, Kumaran Pathmanatahan alias KP to apologize for the killings carried out by the LTTE in the country. UNP National Organizer and parliamentarian Ravi Karunanayaka has told the media that detained LTTE leader […]
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Sri Lanka provincial councilors seek a meeting with the President to discuss PC issues

May 31, Colombo: Sri Lankan government and opposition provincial councilors belonging to the Inter Provincial Council Federation (IPCF) have requested a meeting with President Mahinda Rajapaksa to discuss issues faced by the provincial councils for the past 22 years. IPCF Secretary Sanjeewa Kaviratne has told the media that there has been much discussion about the […]
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Sri Lanka defence seminar on defeating terrorism commences

May 31, Colombo: A seminar organized by the Sri Lanka Army to share its experience on defeating the three decades long terrorism in the country opened today with the participation of 45 countries. The three-day seminar on “Defeating Terrorism – Sri Lankan Experience” commenced this morning at Galadari Hotel in Colombo with an address by […]
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India’s perceived responsibility to protect Sri Lanka

The statement released by Sri Lanka’s Ministry of External Affairs on the recent meeting of Sri Lanka and India in New Delhi unfortunately re-establishes the fact that India persists with its one dimensional and unethical policy platform on Sri Lanka in spite of the shattered, short sighted, destructively emotional legacy of many Indian prescriptive initiatives. […]
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