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Sri Lanka Cricket Transfers Alleged Inside Informants

2019-06-12 20:16:00

Taking a no nonsense stance, the Administration of Sri Lanka Cricket issued letters of transfer to four of its staff with immediate effect...


Rathana Thera attempts to draw confession from Dr. Safi !

2019-06-12 10:21:00

According to Parliamentarian Venerable Athuraliye Rathana Thera, a confession should be obtained from Dr. Sahabdin Safi, despite failure to prove allegations accounting to sterilization procedures...


PM to leave for Singapore, plans to visit Gota!

2019-06-11 18:36:00

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is scheduled to fly to Singapore for several matters including visiting Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who is currently receiving medical treatment at a hospital in Singapore...


DIG Kurunegala who stole freedom of expression too!

2019-06-11 11:11:00

Writer Shakthika Sathkumara, who was arrested over allegations to have insulted Buddhism through an online novel and was detained for over two months, was reportedly sent to prison by none other than Officer-in-Charge for Kurunegala District Deputy Inspector General Kithsiri Jayalath...


Makandure Madush : A Criminal Untraceable

2019-06-10 12:53:00

Following a tireless series of of investigations to prosecute Makandure Madush before law, only an account of passport with document fraud was recovered so far...


AG to appear before Parliament Select Committee

2019-06-10 12:00:00

It is reported that Attorney General Dappula Livera is to be summoned to appear before the Parliament Select Committee appointed to investigate the Easter Sunday attacks...


Three charges against Kurunegala District DIG !

2019-06-07 07:21:02

It is reported that the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has launched a special investigation regarding three allegations leveled against Kurunegala District DIG Wasantha Kithsiri Jayalath, who allegedly created a story accusing a Muslim docto..


I will not contest for second tenure, ready to support UNP if it chooses right path: Prez

2019-06-05 09:28:44

President Maithripala Sirisena has stated that he will not contest for the second tenure as the President. ..


A.S.P. Liyanage to be appointed as Governor of East?

2019-06-05 09:04:12

Reportedly, President Maithripala Sirisena has responded positively to the suggestion to appoint a Catholic person as a provincial governor made by the Catholic Church.  ..


BBS Gnanasara Exposes Former Ambassador A.S.P Liyanage To Ties With Islamic Extremists

2019-06-04 09:53:37

Freed from jail by a Presidential pardon, BBS Gnanasara the hard line Buddhist monk famously accused of inciting violence against the minority Muslims, has this time not only exposed an Islamic extremist on national television but also implicated A.S..


Mangala opposes Muslim ministers’ resignation, says they mustn’t bow down to racists!

2019-06-04 08:50:31

Minister Mangala Samaraweera emphasized that no one must bow down before racism and therefore Muslim ministers must not resign. ..


Assaulting lift operator: Investigation against IGP after two years

2019-06-02 06:17:00

After Lanka News Web (LNW) on 31st May published an article reminding the IGP Pujith Jayasundara’s assault on Samarakone Banda, a lift operator worked at the police headquarters, the police headquarters had reportedly decided to launch an investiga..


CID consults VOGs; here’s what law says

2019-06-02 05:10:58

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has sought the assistance of gynecologists in connection with the investigations into alleged sterilization of mothers by a doctor in Kurunegala. Reportedly, a number of important facts have been revealed. ..


Latest updates on sterilization drama! SLPP influence behind complaints?

2019-05-31 11:20:56

Many complaints filed against Kurunegala medical officer Dr. Sahabdin Safi by mothers have been on the basis of doubt for side effects from C-section surgeries and not on the basis of sterilization, the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) finds o..


Business deal behind story of sterilizing women!

2019-05-28 10:05:37

There is reportedly a business deal which involves the purchase of a millions worth building behind the accusations leveled against Dr Siyabdeen Safi of Kurunegala Hospital that had sterilized 4,000 Sinhala-Buddhist mothers. ..


Surgical infertility drama and Police's role

2019-05-26 12:01:26

Reportedly, an independent board has been appointed in investigating surgical treatments (causing infertility) allegations pressed against Dr. Seigu Siyabdin Mohamed Safi, a medical officer in Kurunegala hospital, who has recently been apprehended ov..


Army Commander Mahesh: Mentally crippled, or man of martial law?

2019-05-26 11:57:30

Waters have shaken throughout media over statement attributed to have made by Army Commander Mahesh Senanayake. As said by 'Sunday Island' Newspaper on May 19th, the Army Commander of this country has stated, "If a soldier has done something wrong, i..


Call me off, but call in a candidate better than me : Dhammika Perera

2019-05-26 11:36:06

It is apparent that well known businessman Dhammika Perera has been able to bring the limelight of the political arena at his feet as the common candidate for 2020 presidential election. The extent the United National Party (UNP) has shaken over his ..


Dinesh says Info Sri Lanka News story not true

2019-05-24 07:52:58

Responding to an article published on Info Sri Lanka News recently, titled 'Dinesh behind Dammika’s move’, Mr Dinesh Weerakkody said he denies the contents of the article and the story is ‘totally untrue’. ..


Prez didn’t sign documents for Gnanasara thero’s release: Mahinda Amaraweera

2019-05-23 07:44:24

The President has not signed the necessary documents to release Ven Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thero, UPFA General Secretary Mahinda Amaraweera said. ..


UNP members' futile attempt to meet Ranil: Did Kabir lie?

2019-05-22 11:17:32

Dhammika Perera’s name has surfaced as the common candidate in the 2020 presidential election. He has not rejected these reports, instead, requested more time to confirm it.   ..


Bathiudeen evades CID!

2019-05-22 07:56:26

Even though Minister of Industry and Commerce, Rishad Bathiudeen had been summoned to appear before the CID, reportedly, he is continuing to evade the CID. ..


Dhammika’s remarks on 2020 common candidate

2019-05-21 16:22:42

LNW reported on 17th May that businessman Dhammika Perera is planning to run for the presidency as a common candidate. After Dhammika Perera delivered a speech on reforming Sri Lanka’s tertiary education and vocational trainings today (21) at an ev..


Dhammika Perera confirms LNW news on presidential election!

2019-05-21 14:27:49

Business tycoon Dhammika Perera today (21) confirmed the news published by Lanka News Web (LNW) about his plans to run for the forthcoming presidential election. ..


Army Commander who prevented Prez from attending Bunker Kurutu Gee launch

2019-05-21 11:08:10

The launch of ‘Bunker Kuruti Gee’ (Bunker Graffiti) took place on 18th May at Sri Sambuddhathwa Jayanthi Auditorium, Thummulla. The book was written by journalist Charith Kiriella. ..


Sirikotha heated up over news about Dhammika Perera

2019-05-20 15:50:03

We recently reported that renowned businessman Dhammika Perera is planning to contest the forthcoming presidential election and that he has already started his election campaign. ..


Millions thumbs up for Dammika Perera

2019-05-20 10:20:02

The story in our Lanka News Web that Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had recently met with business tycoon Dhammika Perera at the latter’s home without his personal security personnel and his official driver and the Prime Minister, after discus..


Dammika Perera starts presidential election campaign!

2019-05-18 15:29:27

Lanka News Web (LNW) yesterday (17) revealed that Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had invited businessman Dhammika Perera to be the common candidate of the UNP-led coalition and that Dhammika Perera gave Prime Minister a positive response. ..


Ranil meets Dhammika! 2020 common candidate Dhammika?

2019-05-17 16:55:40

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has recently met with renowned businessman Dhammika Perera at the latter’s home. He had reportedly visited Dhammika Perera without his personal security personnel and official driver. ..


I reinstated Bulathwatte, I decide how Army works: Army Commander

2019-05-17 11:46:22

Army Commander Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake recently said he decided to reinstate Army intelligence officer Major Bulathwatte - who has been accused of abducting, assaulting and assassinating journalists during the Rajapaksa rule - and that a..