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Will appeal in Supreme Court: MR

Former Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa said that they do not agree with the interim order which was issued by Court of Appeal today and that they would…

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Plantation workers to launch an indefinite strike from tomorrow

Ceylon Workers Congress (CWC) Leader and Parliamentarian Arumugam Thondaman today requested all plantation workers to join in an indefinite strike from tomorrow.

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Mahinda Says He Will Appeal Against Court Of Appeal Interim Order “First Thing In The Morning” Tomorrow: Stops Using Official Letterhead

Fake Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, in a statement, said he would appeal against the Court of Appeal’s interim order in the Supreme Court as the first…

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I do not agree with the interim order of CA: MR

Former Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa said that they do not agree with the interim order which was issued by Court of Appeal today.

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Sri Lanka’s “Chief Servant”- He Has To Go! 

By Sharmini Serasinghe – Sharmini Serasinghe When Maithripala Sirisena addressed the nation in 2015 after being sworn in as the Executive President of Sri Lanka…

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SC issues notices on Ranjan

The Supreme Court today issued notices on UNP Parliamentarian Ranjan Ramanayake and the Attorney General to appear in court on December 7 over an incident…

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Litro Gas Allowance is for CSR projects: Dambara Amila Thera

Ven. Dambara Amila Thera responding to reports of him receiving an allowance from the Litro Gas Company said that he requested for the allowance for…

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Unemployed graduates tear-gassed

Police used tear- gas and water cannon to disperse the protesting unemployed graduates near the Lotus Roundabout a short while ago, Police said.

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Interim order against PM, Cabinet

The Court of Appeal today issued an interim order restraining the functioning of the respondents as Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, Cabinet ministers, deputy ministers and…

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Court Issues Interim Order Preventing MR And Purported Govt From Functioning As PM And Cabinet

Issuing a historic order, the Court of Appeal today prevented former President Mahinda Rajapaksa and members of his purported government from functioning as the Prime…

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Fake Prime Minister MR’s Statement On Dissolution “Strange And Misleading”: Lawyers For Democracy

Lawyers for Democracy, issuing a statement, today said former President Mahinda Rajapaksa made a “strange and misleading” statement on the dissolution of Parliament while the…

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Police use tear gas at NHDA employees

Police used tear- gas and water cannon to disperse the protesting employees of the National Housing Development  Authority (NHDA) on the Sir Chittampalam A gardiner…

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Comments On The Comparison Of The Present Constitutional Question With The Dismissal Of The Whitlam Government In Australia

By Suri Ratnapala – Prof. Suri Ratnapala There seems to be a serious misunderstanding about Sri Lanka’s Constitution with respect to the President’s power to…

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Special Commodity Levy on onions, potatoes reduced

Special Commodity Levy on imported onions and potatoes has been reduced by Rs 20 per kg from midnight today, the Finance Ministry said.

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UNF to convey its final stance to Prez this evening

The United National Front (UNF) said today that they would remain unanimous in their support for UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe as the Prime Minister.

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SL rupee appreciates against US Dollar

Sri Lankan rupee has appreciated to Rs.180.90 against the US Dollar when compared with the previous selling rate of Rs. 182.27, the Central Bank said.

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Sir Chittampalam A gardiner Mawatha closed

The Sir chittampalam A gardiner Mawatha has been temporarily closed from the Regal cinema to the Slave Island Police Station due to a protest carried…

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CA resumes petition against MR’s Premiership

The Court of Appeal (CA) resumed hearing the writ Petition filed against Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa holding office of Prime Minister a short while ago.

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TNA support for UNP: TELO insists on written agreement citing 5 demands

The Tamil Eelam Liberation Organization (TELO), which is an ally of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA), has resolved that any form of support given to…

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Will not support Impeachment motion against President: TNA

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) which pledged its support to the United National Party (UNP) to form a government has, however, assured President Maithripala Sirisena…

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