The Joint Opposition says that a salary formula similar to that of the fuel formula should be introduced. Addressing a media conference held in Colombo this morning, MP Dallas Alahapperuma further described the proposal. Read More
The Local Government system reached its lowest ebb in the last decade with members of Local bodies becoming a law unto themselves and running riot and engaging in all forms of corruption and other illegal activities. by Javid Yusuf ( June 4, 2018, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) The Local Government Elections...
A Parliamentary delegation led by Speaker Karu Jayasuriya which is in India on a three-day visit is expected to meet Indian Premier Narendra Modi today. The delegation which is in India on the invitation of the Indian Parliament will also meet Indian... Read More
The 16 members of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) who quit the government have claimed there is a conspiracy to weaken the defence hierarchy of Sri Lanka. The members made this observation at a press briefing. They also said that they had written to... Read More
Sri Lanka Podu Jana Peramuna (SLPP) has said it will file a petition at the Supreme Court against the deliberate delaying of Provincial Council elections. SLPP Chairperson, Prof. G.L. Peiris addressing a media briefing alleged that the government was... Read More
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa said the reconciliation process should be genuine and should not be superficial. He made this observation during a meeting held in New Delhi. Read More
The Colombo High Court today commenced recording evidence in a corruption case filed against former Minister and Kalutara District Parliamentarian Rohitha Abeygunawardena for the alleged unlawful acquisition of assets estimated at Rs.41.1 million was today re-fixed for trial by Colombo High Court. When the case came up before High Court...
The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) is to discuss action that could be taken against party members who attended the Jana Balaya protest organised by the Joint Opposition (JO) helmed by former president Mahinda Rajapaksa. The protest was held on September... Read More
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe who was in Vietnam for the World Economic Forum returned to the island last night. Meanwhile, former president Mahinda Rajapaksa who was in India also returned to the country last night. Read More
President Maithripala Sirisena has said that local food production will be strengthened in order to prevent the malpractices that prevail when importing food items to the country. Read More
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