Way out Via media

Sri Lanka, Dec. 14 -- It is a lingering crisis on two demands for political power. Ranil Wickremesinghe and his UNP are asking for their Government back with their PM. With ITAK leadership providing i... Read More

Possibility of a quick end: Ajith Perera

Sri Lanka, Dec. 14 -- Stating that there is a possibility of a quick end to the present political crisis in the country, UNP MP Ajith P. Perera yesterday said his party has had discussions with SLFP a... Read More

Dananjaya's illegal bowling action results show 16-degree average

Sri Lanka, Dec. 14 -- Though Sri Lanka's right arm off-break bowler, Akila Dananjaya has been allowed to play domestic matches, the selectors won't rush him to play at this level also, it is learnt he... Read More

K.S. Sivakumaran discusses Lankan Tamil culture

Sri Lanka, Dec. 14 -- A glance at "Lankan Thamil ulture" by K.S. Sivakumaran is to be reminded of the huge cultural gap that exists between the Sinhalese and Tamils, despite all attempts at cultural e... Read More

Supreme Court rules dissolution unconstitutional

Sri Lanka, Dec. 14 -- President's action was an arbitrary Executive act which had violated the fundamental right of 'equal protection of the law'(Article 12(1)) of the Petitioners President had viola... Read More

Parliament should still be dissolved: Anura

Sri Lanka, Dec. 14 -- While praising the verdict delivered by the Supreme Court that President Maithripala Sirisena's decision to dissolve Parliament was unconstitutional and illegal, JVP leader Anura... Read More

We trust Prez will respect the judgement: RW

Sri Lanka, Dec. 14 -- UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday said he hopes that President Maithripala Sirisena will respect the judgement given by Supreme Courts declaring the dissolution of Parlia... Read More

Interim Order on PM and Cabinet Ranil seeks fuller SC bench to hear MR's appeal

Sri Lanka, Dec. 14 -- Lawyers of UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe have filed a petition in the Supreme Court seeking a Fuller Bench to hear Mahinda Rajapaksa's appeal against the interim order given by... Read More

Won't let UPFA ally with UNP: Prez

Sri Lanka, Dec. 13 -- The President assured that he would not allow the United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) to ally with the United National Party (UNP) to form a government again, UPFA MP Lakshma... Read More

Decapitated head found in a factory in Peliyagoda

Sri Lanka, Dec. 13 -- A decapitated human head had been found at a factory premise at Dutugemunu Mawatha in Peliyagoda last morning, the Police said. The Peliyagoda Police have commenced an investiga... Read More