The winner of Sri Lanka s presidential election on November 16, 2019 will face enormous challenges to deliver justice for past crimes and prevent future abuses, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said yesterday. MORE..
12 Nov 2019 (9:57 AM)
NDF presidential candidate Sajith Premadasa expressed his personal regret and also extended his apologies to the entire nation as a cabinet Minister, with regard to the Easter Sunday terrorist attacks on April 21. MORE..
12 Nov 2019 (4:59 PM)
The investigation into the fire at the vehicle yard of the Presidential Security Division (PSD) located at Mudalige Mawatha in Colombo Fort has been handed over to the Criminal Investigations Department (CID). MORE..
11 Nov 2019 (9:16 PM)
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) has drawn the attention of the Elections Commission to the use of helicopters owned by the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF), for the transport of politicians to and from campaign rallies. MORE..
12 Nov 2019 (12:34 AM)
The renunciation of US citizenship by an individual might take several months to be published in the Federal Register, a spokesperson for the US Embassy in Colombo said. MORE..
12 Nov 2019 (5:31 PM)
The five-year ban imposed by the Indian government on the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) has been confirmed by a tribunal set up by the Narendra Modi government to examine whether the prohibitions on the terror organisation should continue. MORE..
12 Nov 2019 (2:28 PM)