Batticaloa

The Country We Lost to Sinhala-Buddhism

“Our challenge is to devise some arrangement which enables us to coexist if not in amity then at least in forbearance.” Jawaharlal Nehru (quoted in Andre மேலும் படிக்க...

Hirunika and her mother urge SC to set aside Presidential Pardon granted to Duminda Silva

Former Parliamentarian Hirunika Premachandra and her mother Sumana Premachandra through their lawyers yesterday urged Supreme Court to set aside the மேலும் படிக்க...

Turkey-Syria quake death toll passes 7,800

The death toll of a devastating earthquake in southern Turkey and Syria jumped to more than 7,800 people on Tuesday as rescuers worked against time in harsh மேலும் படிக்க...

75 years of non-democracy in our democratic nation

Many debate if democracy suits all countries, if democracy should be uniquely tailored to each country or if democracy should be a universal panacea as there மேலும் படிக்க...

School uniforms will be distributed by March 15: Minister

Education Minister, Susil Premajayantha, said that necessary steps are being taken to achieve the goal of distributing uniforms to the students by March மேலும் படிக்க...

Election Commission to go to court if funds not provided

The Election Commission of Sri Lanka has noted that in the event the relevant authorities fail to comply with their fund request required to cover the basic மேலும் படிக்க...

SC hears FR petitions against Duminda Silva’s presidential pardon

Several Fundamental Rights (FR) petitions filed demanding the annulment of former President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s decision to pardon former MP Duminda Silva, மேலும் படிக்க...

Paris Club provides financing assurances to support IMF bailout for Sri Lanka

The Paris Club of creditor nations have provided the required financing assurances to support the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) approval for the Extended மேலும் படிக்க...

Bankrupt Sri Lanka celebrated independence, but now it is back to hard economic realities

Sri Lanka celebrated the 75th anniversary of independence from Britain last Saturday. This was done at a time when Sri Lanka had been bankrupted economically மேலும் படிக்க...

CID asks British HC for Diana’s citizenship info

Following the order issued by the Colombo Magistrate's Court in January 2023, the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has requested a report from the மேலும் படிக்க...