South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has cut short his attendance at the Commonwealth summit in London to deal with violent protests at home. Clashes have taken place in North West province where protesters are demanding jobs, housing and an end to corruption. Shops have been looted, roads barricaded and vehicles set...
United Peoples' Freedom Alliances' General Secretary Mahinda Amaraweera says that a new agreement is being prepared under the instruction given by the President to continue the Unity Government. Addressing the media in Angunakolapelassa, Minister Amaraweera said that the matter will be discussed further with the United National Party when the...
COLOMBO (News 1st) – Former State Minister Dr. Sudarshini Fernandopulle alleges that the SLFPers who skipped the vote of No Confidence (NCM) moved by the Joint Opposition, had brazenly violated a collective party decision to oust Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. Speaking to The Island Newspaper, she stated that those...
COLOMBO (News 1st) – Professor Rohan Samarajiva has been appointed as the Chairman of Information and Communication Technology Agency or ICTA. A new board of directors has also been appointed to the agency. ICTA was established to assist the Cabinet of Ministers in the formulation of the National Policy...
The General Secretary of the United People's Freedom Alliance Minister Mahinda Amaraweera says the new agenda of the Unity Government and agreement will be signed after properly studying them. The Minister said this addressing a rally in Walasmulla yesterday (Apr. 15). Here, he revealed steps are being taken to take forward...
  Tuesday, 17 April 2018 - 10:50 SLFP "Group of 16" says no change to their decision 2,379Views Former State Minister MP Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena says that the decision by SLFP's "Group of 16" to sit in the Opposition in Parliament as the SLFP will not be changed.The former State Minister said this...
The 16 Sri Lanka Freedom Party Ministers who had voted in favour of the 'no-confidence motion' against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe are scheduled to meet with the President this evening (Apr. 11). Meanwhile, the United National Party's Central Committee will also meet today. Deputy Minister, J.C. Alawathuwala, a member of the...
A 12-member Committee has been appointed to come up with recommendations to restructure the United National Party. The Committee will hold their first meeting at Temple Trees this afternoon (Apr. 11). Ministers Mangala Samaraweera, Ranjith Maddumabandara, Gayantha Karunathillake, State Ministers Eran Wickramaratne and Ruwan Wijewardena and Deputy Minister Ajith P. Perera...
The Sri Lanka Freedom Party Central Committee meets today (Apr. 11) to take a final decision as to whether they would stay as Ministers or not in the Unity Government. The discussion is scheduled to be held at the President’s official residence, Colombo at 7 pm. The SLFP Central Committee met...
COLOMBO (News 1st) – The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Central Committee meeting which was to be held today (April 11) has been postponed. SLFP General Secretary, Minister Duminda Dissanayake, said a definite date for the Central Committee meeting is yet to be finalised. The Central Committee convened on Monday (April...
- Advertisement -

Get in touch

1,909FansLike
22FollowersFollow
97FollowersFollow
97FollowersFollow
20SubscribersSubscribe

Recent Posts

Most Popular

After declaring a state of emergency, Sri Lanka has banned Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp...

Rosie Perper, provided by Published 11:31 pm, Wednesday, March 7, 2018 The Sri Lankan government has banned the use of Facebook, Instagram, and...

South Korea: HWPL Constructing Collaborative Governance for Peacebuilding

3rd Annual Commemoration of the World Alliance of Religions’ Peace (WARP) Summit Discussed on the Practical Approaches to Peace-Building Based on the Declaration of...

South Korea: Over 200,000 gathered to raise one voice for Global Peace

A Global Peace Festival with 200,000 People was Held in the Republic of Korea A culture of peace was envisioned at a Peace Festival at...

Hack on Taiwanese bank: Sri Lankan suspect arrested, another in hiding – Newsfirst

The Far Eastern International Bank in Taiwan revealed that it was hacked on Friday (October 6). The Bank said that its computer system had...

Sri Lanka to lead Commonwealth Center for Digital Health

COLOMBO (News 1st) – Today (April 20), is the last day of the 25th Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). The Commonwealth Center for...