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The Fool Who Thought Himself A King….Concedes

Many men talk like philosophers and live like fools,He had the greatest repository of knowledge and experience but never attained Wisdom, he believed he could fool the people all the time underestimating the resolve and Intelligence of the new breed of sri lankan voter. he thought he won the war in single combat, he thought …

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As voting concludes , SLFP takes on a progressive democratic character – purges itself of undesirables :13 cc members sacked !

As the voting at the general elections was concluding , the SLFP president Maithripala Sirisena by virtue of the powers vested in him had dismissed 13 members of the SLFP central committee , based on informed sources close to him .New members have not been appointed in their places , and that is scheduled to …

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2015 parliamentary elections final results : UNP 106 seats; UPFA 95 seats; TNA 16 seats; JVP 6 seats; Muslim Congress and EPDP one seat each.

The official results of general elections 2015 of all 22 districts relating to 196 seats in parliament have been announced. The 29 national list MPs that would make up the balance to complete the 225 seats in parliament were also officially announced.  The UNP had been able to emerge victorious with a clear majority.The results …

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Rajapaksa Concedes Defeat

Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa who led the United People’s Freedom Alliance campaign has conceded defeat although the final results of the parliamentary polls are yet to be announced. According to unconfirmed reports the United National Party (UNP) is set to obtain 108 – 110 seats and the UPFA 90 – 93 seats in the 225 member legislature. Rajapaksa …

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Ranil Tops All Island With 556,600 Preferential Votes

UNP leader and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe topped the UNP list in Colombo district with 556,600 preferential votes while Sujeewa Senasinghe and Harsha De Silva obtained preferential votes 117,049 and 114,147 respectively. Others; Ravi Karunanayake – 111,399 Champika Ranawaka – 100,444 S.M. Marikar – 92,526 Mujibur Rahman – 83,884 Eran Wickramaratne – 82,737 Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe – 81,758 Hirunika …

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Let Us Together Build A Civilized Society

By Ranil Wickremesinghe – The majority of the people of this country have approved the continuance of good governance and consensual politics endorsed by the people through the silent revolution of 8th of January. I offer my grateful thanks to all parties and individuals who worked untiringly during the election period to ensure victory for …

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Rajapaksa’s Loss Spells Victory For Democracy

By R Hariharan – Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa’s hopes of coming back to power as Sri Lanka’s prime minister crashed when the. United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA), which fielded him as a candidate, lost out narrowly to the United National Party (UNP)-led coalition in the parliamentary election held on August 17. In the most peacefully …

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Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa (C), Governor of Central Bank Ajith Nivard Cabraal (L), and Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa (R) speak during the presentation of the 2010 Central Bank of Sri Lanka annual report, in Colombo April 11, 2011. Sri Lanka's central bank on Monday forecast economic growth of 9.0 percent for 2012, and said    it expected foreign exchange reserves this year to climb 21 percent to $8 billion. The central bank in its 2010 annual report also forecast post-war credit growth to cool to 18.8 percent by the end of the year versus 25.1 percent at the end of 2010. The speed of credit growth has raised some inflationary concerns. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte (SRI LANKA - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS)

Full Text: Purchase Of Greek Bonds Case Against Rajapaksa And Cabraal

Full text of the plaint filed today in the magistrates Courts of Colombo against Mahinda Rajapaksa and Ajith Nivard Cabraal on the purchase of Greek bonds; In the magistrates Courts of Colombo An application made under and in terms of section 136(1) a read with section 139(1) of the Criminal procedure code Ajith Nivard Cabral 6/31, Nawala …

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Maithri Reconfirms His Stance: Mahinda Rajapakasa Won’t Be PM

Confirming his earlier stance, President Maithripala Sirisena has today said, even if his party the SLFP gets more than 113 parliamentary seats in the August elections there are more deserving senior SLFPers who could be appointed as the Prime Minister. President Maithripala Sirisena as the Chairman of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party has sent the letter below …

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How did Namal buy three enterprises out of M.P. salary? His 3 Lamborghinis now in Malaysian heroin Kingpin’s house –Nalin Bandara

Namal Rajapakse is an  ordinary M.P. receiving  an M.P.’s  salary . Then how come he became the owner of C.S.N. channel and Gowers corporate service private Co. paying Rs. 125 million to purchase them ? former M.P. Nalin Bandara questioned. Bandara asked this question when he participated in a media briefing at the UNP headquarters …

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Ekneligoda brutal murder :Two army intelligence division officers arrested after nearly five years !

Following the investigations initiated by the CID  in regard to the murder of Lanka e news journalist Prageeth Ekneligoda who was abducted at Rajagiriya on 24 th Jnauary 2010, two army intelligence division officers have been taken into custody. These two suspects are Tamil intelligence officers, and they are in the process of making confessions …

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Bloemendhal brutal shooting : hybrid car involved found hidden in party office of Susil Premajayantha and Dhanasiri Amaratunge !

By now the suspects who fled after making  an asassination bid on finance minister Ravi Karunanayake at Bloemendhal road in broad daylight  with a spray of bullets , has been identified. The police had been able to discover the black hybrid car KX-3149 in which the criminals arrived . This vehicle kept hidden in the …

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Home of Bribery Commission IP who served summons on MR; investigated Shiranthee’s Sirilya fraud, open fired ! (Video)

Two individuals who arrived in a motor cycle had opened fire on the house of  police inspector Chinthaka of the commission inquiring into allegations of bribery and corruption who served notice a few months ago on Mahinda Rajapakse to appear at the commission . The attackers after shooting at the house of the inspector situated …

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Mahinda with defeat staring ominously in his face gives up on his P.M. post dreams ! ..Decides not to take oaths as M.P.

Deposed people discarded president , Kurunegala district candidate Medamulana Mahinda Rajapakse who  by now has realized  beyond any trace of doubt that his defeat is writ large on the wall at the up coming elections, has decided, if by any chance he is elected , to abstain from taking oaths as an opposition M.P. . …

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People are now aware how Gotabaya acted with regard to the drug business – Karu

‘People are now aware how Gotabaya acted with regard to the drug business in the country’said by Hon. Karu Jayasuriya,Minister Of Public Administration, Local Government And Democratic Governance in the press statement issued yesterday(30). The minister further says’the Ministers and parliamentarians connected to Mahinda Rajapaksa’s government even with the intervention of the Prime Minister, wholesale …

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The brutal killing orchestrated by Rajapakse desperadoes ; don’t blame it on underworld criminals- Ravi (video)

Those behind the  ruthless brutal shooting incident that killed and injured several of his supporters at Bloemendhal road are none other than Rajapakses and their restless ‘ghosts’ who after defeat  are so desperate that in their maniacal power craze and murderous craving are resorting to the worst of criminal activities oblivious even of lives of …

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China’s Continuing Woes In Sri Lanka

By R. Hariharan – Even in the midst of all political gerrymandering going on in Sri Lanka as election fever is heating up, China must be one country praying (but do Communist nations pray?) for former president Mahinda Rajapaksa’s successful return as prime minister after the country elects a new parliament on August 17, 2015. …

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Ruggerite Thajudeen was tortured and killed : arrests of Yoshitha and ex DIG Anura Senanayake imminent

Arrests of Yoshitha Rajapakse and ex DIG Anura Senanayake are imminent in connection with the death of rugby player Wasim Thajudeen which by now has been confirmed as a brutal cold blooded murder , based on reports reaching Lanka e news. The preliminary investigations conducted by the CID is now concluded , and it is …

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