MaRa going for third term triggers pandemonium at SLFP district conventions- chaos in Polonnaruwa over non appointment of Maithri as PM

(Lanka-e-News- 23.Oct.2014, 11.55PM) After Basil Rajapakse summoning the electoral organizers of the SLFP to Temple Trees and announcing officially that the Presidential election is in the offing , and Medamulana MaRa is going to contest for the third tim Read more >>

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Education Minister in Action: Ban on under 13 sports a big blunder – UNP

(Lanka-e-News- 24.Oct.2014, 11.00PM) The UNP is up in arms over an Education Department circular directing… Read more >>

Constitutional amendment : MaRa says ‘No’-Rathane Thera says will defeat MaRa somehow-discussion lasts 20 mins. only

(Lanka-e-News- 23.Oct.2014, 11.55PM) The discussions held by the JHU with Medamulana MaRa day before yesterday… Read more >>

Opposition MPs lay siege to State Institution used for MaRa’s election activities and mudslinging at opposition : MPs and media attacked

(Lanka-e-News- 22.Oct.2014, 5.30PM) When the group of UNP MPs who are investigating State corruption in government Institutions went to probe the election propaganda activities of Mahinda Rajapakse at the Ports security training school , and the pasting o Read more >>

Main opposition parties agree to the 7 basic stipulations for the Presidential elections to rescue the country

(Lanka-e-News- 21.Oct.2014, 8.30PM) A number of main opposition parties had agreed to work as a common front at the upcoming Presidential elections thereby contributing to the blossoming hopes of several opposition parties for a joint front, by agreeing t Read more >>

MaRa has secret discussions with Nediyawan group in his Italian tour; Italian narcotics division was to arrest Sajin Vaas

(Lanka-e-News -20.Oct.2014, 11.45PM) During the recent tour of Italy , President Medamulana Mahinda Rajapakse through a Minister of his has had secret discussions with a group of businessmen associated with LTTE Nediyawan, according to an officer of the I Read more >>

Is Gen. Fonseka’s franchise like the monsoon rain ? last year ‘yes’, this year ‘no’- Mahinda Deshapriya be a bureaucrat not a stinking rat

(Lanka-e-News- 19.Oct.2014, 11.45PM) Democratic party leader General Fonseka whose franchise had been cancelled according to the electoral register of 2013 , yet allowed to cast his vote at the western provincial council elections ,has now been denied fra Read more >>

Government is allowing LTTE proscription to be withdrawn to acquire vast wealth in euro billions of LTTE via KP- Mangala Samaraweera

(Lanka-e-News -17.Oct.2014, 11.30PM) Mangala Samaraweera a former foreign Minister who made an invaluable contribution at that time towards the banning of the LTTE in Europe speaking to Lanka e News said ,European court rejected the moves taken by the Eur Read more >>

ECJ verdict : LTTE name removed from terrorist organization list pending final decision in 6 months but proscription continues

(Lanka-e-News- 16.Oct.2014, 11.30PM) The European court of justice (ECJ) has delivered a verdict today which is unfavorable to the Rajapakse regime which is treading a racist path taking refuge under the LTTE phobia while preparing for the Presidential el Read more >>

Gota gives 50 defender vehicles to Gnanasara to carry out government’s terror contracts at Presidential election

(Lanka-e-News -14.Oct.2014, 10.30PM) With a view to carrying out the contracts of terror and villainy of the government at the forthcoming Presidential elections , Sri Lanka’s criminal defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapakse had allocated 50 defender... Read more >>

MaRa suffering from ASMD ailment seeks to ‘kill’ face book too before Presidential elections

(Lanka-e-News -14.Oct.2014, 9.30PM) Lanka e news inside information division is in receipt of reports that the Medamulana Rajapakse regime is getting ready to impose a ban on face book social media within Sri Lanka (SL) even as the date of Presidential el Read more >>

Two Presidential elections offices with 160 computers already opened by MaRa : plans and plots leak out

(Lanka-e-News- 13.Oct.2014, 11.45PM) Medamulana MaRa who is keeping the oppressed people cruelly trampled under his iron heels had announced at Polgahawela that he will be contesting the next Presidential elections and he will somehow emerge victorious . Read more >>

Judges too given army training by Gota : one scheming crooked judge of the 5 gangsters falls at feet to clear his name

(Lanka-e-News- 10.Oct.2014, 5.30PM) Following the report of Lanka e news exposing the new breed of ‘five judges gang’ inclusive of judicial service commission (JSC) officers who are judges , one of those villainous judges approached Lanka e news through c Read more >>

Rajapaksa administration trying to muzzle the budget debate and make mockery of Parliament -MP Eran Wickramatne

(Lanka-e-News- 08.Oct.2014, 6.30PM) The Rajapaksa administration is trying to ram the 2014 budget through parliament by deliberately cutting the debate short, in yet another attempt to undermine democracy, Parliament and in the process the rights and free Read more >>

Geneva Human rights Committee questions government on ban imposed on Lanka e News

(Lanka-e-News- 08.Oct.2014, 11.00PM) Arya Siebert Forr , a member of the UN human rights committee stated, she has received information that news websites such as Lanka e News and ‘Sri Lanka Mirror’ as well as other news websites which post news regarding Read more >>

Commercial sex worker exposes rotten nature of Sri Lanka Police

(Lanka-e-News- 07.Oct.2014, 11.00PM) During the last two weeks, a video showing a policeman beating a young woman on a public road in Ratnapura, Sri Lanka, has generated heated discussion in the media. Reactions shown in the media and in social media such Read more >>

Opposition common front and common symbol finalized- Ranil instructs from U.K.; Mathripala fires first salvo at regime

(Lanka-e-News- 05.Oct.2014, 3.55PM) The opposition and UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe who attended the Britain’s conservative party annual convention on the 2nd of September left for Sri Lanka after his tour on the 4 th evening . Meanwhile a number of ro Read more >>

Remove or at least minimize the negative political effects of the proposed Papal Visit to SL -Lawyers for a just society writes to Vatican

(Lanka-e-News- 03.Oct.2014, 4.30PM) Please allow the Lawyers for a Just Society to bring to your kind attention a matter of much importance to Sri Lankans. This matter concerns the proposed visit of His Holiness Pope Francis to Sri Lanka sometime in Janua Read more >>

Suppression of web-journalists – An attempt to create an information monopoly

(Lanka-e-News- 02.Oct.2014, 11.30PM) Campaign for Free and Fair Elections (CaFFE) is deeply concerned about the recommencement of the suppression of media in the run up to the presidential nomination 2015. The most recent incident of the attack on express Read more >>

Attack on opposition politicians continue – Attempt to how the opposition to submission

(Lanka-e-News- 01.Oct.2014, 8.00PM) A house which was to host an event (October 1) to reorganize the United National Party (UNP) electoral organizations in Nawalapitiya before the Presidential Election next year was attacked on September 30th, 2014. The Read more >>

In MaRa’s ‘SL the miracle in the making ‘ nothing is impossible- Co. that polluted Deduru oya with toxic waste awarded gold medal !

(Lanka-e-News- 30.Sep.2014, 6.30PM) Believe it or not ! a deadly lethal company against which a court injunction order lasting nearly two months was issued for continuous pollution of the environment of Sri Lanka (SL) had been awarded a gold medal on the Read more >>

MaRa’s inferiority complex wreaks havoc in US : Heads of State ignore his sumptuous dinner -profligacy at its worst!

(Lanka-e-News- 29.Sep.2014, 11.30PM) Medamulana MaRa going by his self publicity circus and gimmicks after taking over the reins of the country is indulging in monumental profligacy and wasteful extravagance using up the public funds like his dowry monies Read more >>

MR Regime’s CID sabotages workshop of web media personnel

(Lanka-e-News- 27.Sep.2014, 10.00PM) The Rajapakse regime sabotaged the workshop of the Sri Lanka (SL) professional web journalists association that was to be conducted today and tomorrow for its members ,by intimidating and frightening them. The associat Read more >>

Discussions for common candidate successful: UNP agrees for new symbol to eliminate obstacles: Ranil best suited for common program

(Lanka-e-News-25.Sep.2014, 9.00PM) Ranil Wickremesinghe , the UNP national leader following the new appointments made on 23 rd to sections of the UNP with a view to unite the party that was in a state of dejection , yesterday(24) itself got down to brass Read more >>

Uva Provincial Council Elections 2014: Communiqué on Post-Election Violence By CMEV

(Lanka-e-News- 25.Sep.2014, 9.00PM) The Centre for Monitoring Election Violence (CMEV) has been informed of 9 incidents of violence after the conclusion of the Uva Provincial Council elections held on 20th September 2014. The incidents reported to CMEV in Read more >>

Uva elections results bottom line: beginning of the end of Rajapakses’ politics -Analysis by Visal

(Lanka-e-News- 23.Sep.2014, 11.50PM) The truth that moribund Rajapakse reign is slowly but surely dying a natural death was further confirmed by the monumental setbacks it faced at the Uva provincial council (PC) elections concluded yesterday. The Uva peo Read more >>

2014 Uva Provincial Council election - Election Day CaFFe report

(Lanka-e-News- 21.Sep.2014, 11.30PM) Campaign for Free and Free Elections (CaFFE) has received 102 election related complaints on September 20, the Election Day. This is the highest number of election day incidents CaFFE has observed in the recent provin Read more >>

Speaker Chamal dispatches groups to cast illicit votes; herein is the list of names of Port workers who arrived to cast hora votes

(Lanka-e-News- 20.Sep.2014, 8.30PM) It is now revealed that the hope of Sashindra Rajapakse becoming the Uva province chief Minister again is a day dream. According to a UPFA survey , even if the UPFA wins , Sashindra will not be able to go higher than th Read more >>

Negombo HC judge Gaffoor pockets Rs.15 million bribe on heroin case ,day before his hoped appeal court appointment that was called of

(Lanka-e-News- 20.Sep.2014, 10.30AM) The notorious Negombo high court judge M.M.A.Gaffoor most infamous for his venal obsessions who was to be appointed as an appeal court judge was turned back at the last moment without being given the appointment becaus Read more >>

Gota uses last trump card to avert the impossible –government’s defeat at Uva elections

(Lanka-e-News- 19.Sep.2014, 10.00PM) With sure defeat staring in the face of government at the Uva elections ,Gotabaya has used his last trump card available today(19) to avert this impending defeat , based on reports reaching Lanka e news. This trump car Read more >>

Yet another corrupt scoundrel as appeal court judge : Dhilip Navaz ‘s putrid antecedence reveled herein

(Lanka-e-News- 16.Sep.2014, 11.00PM) The continuing practice of appointing stooges , the unsuitable and the corrupt to the benches of the judiciary seems unstoppable in present Sri Lanka which is plagued by and plunged in raging lawlessness and corruption Read more >>

Arrival of Chinese nuclear submarine and warships prior to Chinese President’s visit confirm SL is a Chinese colony

(Laka-e-News- 15.Sep.2014, 11.30PM) While the Chinese President Shi Jinping is scheduled to arrive in Sri Lanka (SL) tomorrow(16) , this evening a Chinese nuclear military submarine made its appearance at the Colombo harbor CICT Jetty belonging to China, Read more >>

Yet another Sri Lankan spying for Pakistan against India trapped in Chennai confirming LeN’s previous exposures

(Lanka-e-News- 15.Sep.2014, 10.30PM) The exposure made by Lanka e news during the recent past that the Rajapakse regime had provided facilities to the Pakistan intelligence divisions to use Sri Lanka (SL) as a headquarter to carry out its espionage activi Read more >>

Two unidentified men threaten Namal Rajapakse with death by pointing a knife at him!

(Lanka-e-News-14.Sep.2014, 11.30PM) Two unidentified individuals wearing helmets covering their faces completely had last evening (13) accosted Namal Rajapakse (lawyer) and threatened him with death after pointing a sharp protrusive knife (kinissa) at the Read more >>

Regime’s hidden rifts surface : Basil disappears deserting the Uva elections campaign: Poor treatment to Japanese PM

(Lanka-e-News- 13.Sep.2014, 11.30PM) While the Uva provincial elections (PC) is around the corner , the conflicts within the Medamulana Rajapakse family had deepened so much so that the SLFP national organizer and economic development Minister Basil Rajap Read more >>

SIS latest report on Uva PC: Govt. losing in Badulla; Kasippu Nilame in 3rd or 4th slot on preferential votes

(Lanka-e-News- 13.Sep.2014, 5.30PM) The defeat of the MaRa government at the Uva provincial council (PC) election had been foretold in the latest (fourth) survey report conducted recently by the State intelligence service (SIS) , according to Lanka e news Read more >>

Sashindra Rajapaksha a law unto himself : stokes violence and threatens SSP, ‘will remove your uniform if you don’t follow our instructions’

(Lanka-e-News- 11.Sep.2014, 6.30PM) The IGP of Sri Lanka Ilangakoon who made loud announcements before political party representatives yesterday (10) evening that action he will enforce the election laws duly and take action against violence had himself a Read more >>

Elections commissioner dancing with Medamoolana Devil

(Lanka-e-News- 09.Sep.2014, 11.00PM) The Elections Commissioner who woke up like Rip Van Winkle after a deep slumber had suddenly announced , because of the violence prevailing in Uva province , elections cannot be conducted in Uva , and it should be held Read more >>

The speech to be delivered at the 27th session by the new high commissioner of UNHRC

(Lanka-e-News- 06.Sep.2014, 10.00PM) The below text is the opening statement by High Commissioner of United Nations for Human Rights, Al Hussein; will deliver on the 8th september 2014 at the 27th session. The text of which will be distributed in the ro Read more >>

As Gota’s kudu (heroin) image reveals itself so he makes new diabolic plans to conceal –creates new unit under Wakishta

(Lanka-e-news- 29.Aug.2014. 1130PM) Following Lanka e news exposing kudu (heroin) Gota’s kudu business with photographs testifying to it , Gota had given orders to the police to arrest ‘kudu Nuwan’ who everyone know is a second row heroin... Read more >>

Medamulana MR refuses to undergo surgery and returns: Prior to his illness has revealed his self sought disaster

(Lanka-e-News- 28.Aug.2014, 11.30PM) Medamulana Percy Mahendra Rajapakse who flew to America most secretly to obtain medical treatment for his blood in urine disease (hematuria) has refused the conventional medical treatment , and is returning to Sri Lank Read more >>

Elections Commissioner’s sordid and unscrupulous conduct opposed from within his own department – rebellion within

(Lanka-e-News- 26.Aug.2014, 11.30PM) It is a universally acknowledged fact that an Elections Commissioner ought to be absolutely impartial given the fact that he holds a most responsible position , and any corrupt activity of his can bring ruination on a Read more >>

SRI LANKA: Police Attack Student Protest March on 21 October

(Lanka-e-News- 23.Oct.2014, 4.30PM) A protest march, organized by the Inter University Students' Federation, was held day before yesterday... Read more >>

Prof Rajiva Wijesinha's letter to all Party Leaders

(Lanka-e-News- 22.Oct.22. 11.30PM) Prof Rajiva Wijesinha sent this letter yesterday to all party leaders... Read more >>

While MR misleading, EU shows a real picture about LTTE

(Lanka-e-News- 22.Oct.22. 11.30PM) European Union issues a press release about General Court of the EU Ruling on EU measures against the LTTE... Read more >>

Did you give a razor blade to chimpanzee or chimpanzee discovered the blade himself ? MP Vasantha asks GL

(Lanka-e-News -21.Oct.2014, 11.30PM) Hon Minister, The recent reports on the vicious physical and verbal assault against High Commissioner Nonis... Read more >>

So-called ‘’ Patriotic Force’’ Who Made Death Threats to Journalists is a Cat's-paw of Intelligence Agencies -FMM

(Lanka-e-News- 20.Oct.2014, 11.45PM) The Free Media Movement (FMM) condemns the death threats made to journalists and civil society organisation who conduct journalism trainings by an unknown group calling themselves ‘ Patriotic Force that defended... Read more >>

No other auspicious day for MaRa in his horoscope ; post elections civil unrest sure –Pope’s visit unlikely therefore

(Lanka-e-News- 19.Oct.2014, 11.45PM) It is almost certain that by holding the Presidential elections on the 8 th of January 2015 , the arrival of the holy Pope on the 13 th is rendered impossible , and therefore the holy Pope’s tour of Sri Lanka (SL) will Read more >>

Silumina to be sued for falsely defaming that Ranil had talks with LTTE leaders : Rs. 500 million claimed in damages and sale of Silumina in UK to be banned

(Lanka-e-News- 19.Oct.2014, 11.45PM) While even in the Audit report it is stated that the secretary of the foreign Ministry of the Rajapakse regime had made an overpayment of Rs. 20 million slyly without duly following tender procedures to P. T. Thurairaj Read more >>

Before Chris Nonis drama anti MR email circulate among diplomats: Danger of militarization of External Affairs Ministry

(Lanka-e-News- 17.Oct.2014, 11.30PM) As a result of the assault on Chris Nonis, Sri Lanka High Commissioner of London by Sajin de Vas Genawardena, Monitoring MP of the Ministry of External Affairs, internal conflicts at the Ministry has come to the surfac Read more >>

Government barring foreigners from visiting the north is to lay groundwork for massive vote plundering - Lakshman Kiriella

(Lanka-e-News- 16.Oct.2014, 11.30PM) The new law introduced prohibiting foreigners visiting the north and east without the prior permission from the defense Ministry is to lay the groundwork for massive vote plundering ,UNP M.P. and leadership council mem Read more >>

Legitimised Anarchy..? -By Elmore Perera

(Lanka-e-News -15.Oct.2014, 10.00PM) “A clear contradiction in terms”, as any sane person would say. Since 1978 the Constitution which is the Supreme Law of ... Read more >>

Hiru media network chief too comes under death threat from Rajapakse regime

(Lanka-e-News- 15.Oct.2014, 4.30PM) Hiru media chain chief Reno De Silva has been subjected to death threats by those in high places of the Rajapakse regime, according to reports reaching Lanka e news inside information division. The reason underlying thi Read more >>

Gota pushing country back into LTTE era –all foreign tourists visiting north and east must get his prior permission

(Lanka-e-News- 15.Oct.2014, 9.30PM) By introducing new laws that foreign tourists visiting the north and east must obtain the permission of the defense Ministry , the Rajapakse regime has confirmed that even after five years since the conclusion of the wa Read more >>

‘Apex Body’ for Tamil speaking people from Ranil- will not go beyond 13 th amendment

(Lanka-e-News -14.Oct.2014, 10.30PM) Based on unofficial sources , UNP and opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe during the discussions with the Tamil national alliance (TNA) had declared that there will be no merger between the north and east , but to r Read more >>

Aru Sri Art Theatre presents 'JAI RAM' -SUNTHARA KANADAM- (Dance Drama) -The auspicious canto of Ramayanam- at Colombo Bishops college auditorium

(Lanka-e-News -14.Oct.2014, 3.30PM) Aru Sri Art Theatre presents JAI RAMÂ a dance drama on Friday the 7th of November 2014 at 6. 45 pm at the Bishops College Auditorium produced and directed by Kalasuri Dr Arunthathy. Sri Ranganathan. Jai Ram dance drama Read more >>

SL’s latest breed of gangsters -5 judges gang who intimidate other judges and change verdicts

(Lanka-e-News- 09.Oct.2014, 11.45PM) The verdicts of courts of any district of Sri Lanka which ought to be decided by the relevant judges after recording evidence , are currently being decided by a gang in Colombo comprised of five hooligan judges , accor Read more >>

Discussions among representatives of Chandrika , Ranil, Ven. Sobitha Thero and SLFP rescue organization a roaring success ! -Basil keeps on creeping into houses of SLFP seniors

(Lanka-e-News- 09.Oct.2014, 7.00PM) In the latest discussion held today in the series by the main political parties to resolve issues, even going beyond than merely deciding who is the common opposition candidate for the next Presidential elections , prov Read more >>

Prageeth Eknalogida’s case exposes lack of consensus against enforced disappearances -AHRC

(Lanka-e-News- 08.Oct.2014, 4.30PM) To date, no credible investigation into the disappearance of Prageeth Eknaligoda has taken place. Prageeth Eknaligoda disappeared on 24th January 2010 and to this day there has been no credible investigation into his di Read more >>

“Bound for assault” (Guti Kemata niyamithai) It is quite apt to say that the entire country is on the verge of an assault by the Government -Karu Jayasuriya

(Lanka-e-News- 07.Oct.2014, 4.30PM) The physical assault by Sajin Vass Gunawardene, MP is a clear reflection on the country’s tragic situation. This is the first ever time since Independence that a parliamentarian has resorted to such demeaning behavior- Read more >>

Ranil Wicremesinghe meets National Youth Front UK

(Lanka-e-News- 06.Oct.2014, 6.00PM) National Youth Front UK, the Youth Wing of the United National Party the largest independent political party in Sri-Lanka had a important meeting with the opposition leader Hon. Ranil Wicremesinghe on the 3rd... Read more >>

Calender of Past Presidential Elections..!

(Lanka-e-News-02.Oct.2014,1130PM) This table attached gives the usual tradition of fixing Presidential elections... Read more >>

Two incidents: Police in violation of all norms -Lawyers Collective

(Lanka-e-News- 30.Sep.2014, 11.30PM) ‘Lawyers Collective’ condemns the killing of a suspect in police custody at Cinnamon Gardens while being taken handcuffed and the brutal attack on a girl at the Ratnapura Bus stand by a police officer in the view of th Read more >>

We Hold The Government Responsible In Disrupting Journalists' Programme

(Lanka-e-News- 30.Sep.2014, 1.30PM) We, as the Professional Web Journalists Association (PWJA) organised a two day training programme for our membership on 27 and 28 September, 2014 at a beach resort in Kudapaduwa, Negambo, Sri Lanka. This was disrupted.. Read more >>

RUNUP to the Presidential Nomination 2015: Senior Public officials already engaged in presidential campaign – How bad with things turn? -CaFFE

(Lanka-e-News- 29.Sep.2014, 7.30PM) Last week (September 25th) the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) opened its first operational office for the Presidential Election - 2015. This office at Gregory’s Road, Colombo 07 was declared open by Minister of Economi Read more >>

Muslim Council against Burmese Butcher's visit to SL

(Lanka-e-News- 26.Sep.2014, 7.30PM) Bodu Bala Sena plan to invite Ven. Ashin Wirathu who Butcher of the Burmese Muslims, for a visit to Sri Lanka. The Muslim council against his visit and write to MR... Read more >>

UNP with new appointments gets ready to topple regime: Harin’s move unprecedented in SL political history

(Lanka-e-News- 25.Sep.2014, 9.00PM) The UNP has at last sought solutions to its issues that were proliferating within it monthly , by making new office bearer appointments. The working committee that met at Sri Kotha chaired by UNP leader Ranil Wickremesi Read more >>

Pakistan: Baba Jan sentenced to life imprisonment along 11 – Solidarity needed!

(Lanka-e-News- 25.Sep.2014, 9.30PM) We all know Baba Jan of Gilgit who spend two years in jail for helping the climate change victims of Attabad Lake in Gilgit Beltestan, before he was released on bail. Today, an anti terrorist court in Gilgit sentenced Read more >>

Stop this violence, lawlessness and undiluted venom -Karu (Video of Haliela Attack to Harin Fernando)

(Lanka-e-News- 23.Sep.2014, 11.00PM) As usual, the UPFA and its maniacal supporters have resorted to celebrating their narrow win, which they achieved with greatest of difficulties and the help of some most cruel and violent means after violating every po Read more >>

Harin Fernando rewarded in his tremendous sacrifice -Statement ssues UNP

(Lanka-e-News -21.Sep.2014, 11.30PM) The first salvos of a freedom struggle that eventually brought down imperialist rule in Sri Lanka were heard in the far corners of Uva-Wellassa nearly 200 years ago. Resonating that same heroic spirit, that yearning.. Read more >>

Deputy Ministers Arundhika ,Sarana, Hemal assault Bandarawela UNP mayor within police station ; ‘toy pistol’ Hambantota mayor displays his hooliganism at Moneragala

(Lanka-e-News- 20.Sep.2014, 8.30PM) Deputy Ministers Arundhika Fernando ,Hemal Gunasekera and Saran Gunawardena who traveled from Colombo have launched a fierce assault on Chaminda Wijesiri the UNP mayor for Bandarawela while they were within the Bandaraw Read more >>

Elections Commissioner does a sudden U turn : changes duties

(Lanka-e-News- 20.Sep.2014, 9.30AM) The Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya , in addition to his present duties has acted as an editing advisor of Swarnawahini Television channel on last 18th. While his discussion had been taped , edited and was rea Read more >>

Sri Lanka: IBAHRI calls for protection of lawyers following death threats

(Lanka-e-News- 2014.Sep.19, 5.45PM) The International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) calls on the Sri Lankan government to take immediate measures to protect the independence of the legal profession in Sri Lanka, following concerns at a Read more >>

Choose between assisting UPFA candidates and your responsibilities – CaFFE demands District Secretary of Moneragala

(Lanka-e-News -16.Sep.2014, 9.30PM) Campaign for Free and Fair Elections (CaFFE) has urged the District Secretary of Moneragala to remove himself from the position of the District Returning Officer for the coming Uva elections... Read more >>

Elections Commissioner warns Susil, Maithri and Dallas : ‘I shall reveal all election irregularities of govt. in court, winners will be unseated’

(Lanka-e-News- 16.Sep.2014, 11.00PM) The Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya has issued grave warnings to the SLFP secretary , the Alliance secretary and Minister Dallas Alahepuruma that the distribution of provisions , dry rations ,cash and sil rob Read more >>

Sri Lanka Fact Sheet: Violations of the Right to Freedom of Religion and Attacks on Religious Minorities: March -August 2014

(Lanka-e-News- 15.Sep.2014, 6.00PM) Notwithstanding the local and international pressure, violations of the right to freedom of religion and attacks on religious minorities continued unabated in Sri Lanka. In the month of June, Sri Lanka witnessed the lar Read more >>

Lawyers Collective Condemns Death Threats to Attorneys Namal Rajapakshe and Manjula Pathiraja

(Lanka-e-News- 15.Sep.2014, 5.30PMM) The Lawyers Collective strongly condemns death threats to two of it's leading members, Attorneys-at-Law, Mr. Namal Rajapakshe and Mr. Manjula Pathiraja. Mr. Rajapaske and Pathiraja have been leading human rights act Read more >>

Elephant stuck in mud dies: Crane that could save her taken to construct Wild life Minister’s building (vide pathetic photos herein)

(Lanka-e-News-14.Sep.2014, 11.30PM) This elephant (in photo) belonging to the endangered species in Sri Lanka on the road to extinction lived in the wild life park at Uda Walauwe. Following the droughts , this elephant which traveled to the middle of a v Read more >>

MCSL Special General session: Keynote address by Ven. Prof. Kotapitiye Rahula Thero

(Lanka-e-News- 13.Sep.2014. 6.30PM) Special general meeting of the Muslim Council of Sri Lanka to be held at the committee “Room A” of the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) on Sunday the 14th of June 2014 at 9.30 AM. The meeting Read more >>

Gotabaya throws inaugural party to mark his entry into politics – no SLFP Colombo district leaders invited

(Lanka-e-News- 13.Sep.2014, 5.30PM) Nandasena Gotabaya Rajapakse the notorious criminal defense secretary heading the list of the legion of criminals of the Rajapakse regime, whose not only the hands but even the face is bloodied due to crimes committed h Read more >>

SC disfavors fair and free elections! Elections Commissioner’s FR petition decided by Basil’s ex secretary

(Lanka-e-News- 12.Sep.2014. 11.55PM) The Sri Lanka Supreme courts (SC) that has turned into a stinking garbage bin of the Temple Trees contributing further to the already existing stench of the latter , dismissed a fundamental rights (FR) petition within Read more >>

Long awaited news for viewers! we are now with a refreshingly new look and IP number –convey to us your sentiments

(Lanka-e-News- 11.Sep.2014, 8.30PM) The Lanka e news website which braved every monumental storm it faced had been able to survive ,in order to serve our countless and faithful viewers , could not however renew the website for the last six years .Our webs Read more >>

Spoken like a diplomat

(Lanka-e-News- 10.Sep.2014, 11.00PM) Diplomats invariably have to lie through their teeth to protect the stance taken by their respective governments. In instances where governments are renowned for human rights abuses or crimes against humanity, foreign Read more >>

Statement on meeting between Defence Secretary and NGOs at the ministry of defence on 04.09.14

(Lanka-e-News- 10.Sep.2014, 11.00PM) Representatives from eleven non-governmental organisations who were engaged with CHOGM 2013 and the associated Commonwealth People’s Forum met with Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa and other officials from the NGO Read more >>

Good Bye Comrade Sarath Justin Fernando, Founder –MONLAR - By Lionel Bopage

(Lanka-e-News- 09.Sep.2014, 9.30PM) Comrade Sarath Justin Fernando and I met as students of the Engineering Faculty in Peradeniya campus in the late 1960s. Justin as we came to know him was from a very well-known leftist family from Kegalle. Together we w Read more >>

Gota convenes special security meeting: government to solve its election violence with answers more criminal

(Lanka-e-News- 30.Aug.2014, 11.30PM) At the brainstorming special meeting summoned by Sri Lanka (SL) criminal defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapakse last 27th, the reports pertaining to the election results furnished by the defense Ministry intelligence div Read more >>

Behind Uva escalating elections violence is none other than the President –Glaring evidence

(Lanka-e-News- 28.Aug.2014, 11.55PM) During the last two days since the Uva elections campaign began , the elections violence had risen meteorically as confirmed by the elections monitoring report released today- it has increased by 76 more cases of viole Read more >>

...and now Namal and Nimal to plunder Kotalawala’s remaining business companies too

(Lanka-e-News- 26.Aug.2014, 11.30PM) Namal Rajapakse the synthetic lawyer of Sri Lanka (SL), son of MaRa and Nimal Perera , a notorious racketeer who indulged in a number of fraudulent transactions when involved in the Colombo stock... Read more >>

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