Foreign Minister Rohitha Bogollgma has summoned British High Commissioner Peter Hayes to the foreign ministry after a British diplomat based in Colombo was caught helping a Sri Lankan passport holder (name withheld) to leave for the UK without a valid visa.Bogollagama has sought an explanation from Dr.. Hayes last Friday (August 28) while the government ordered high level investigation.
UN rights expert calls for
probe into "Execution" video
A United Nations human rights expert today called for the immediate establishment of an independent inquiry into the authenticity of a video which purportedly depicts the extrajudicial execution of...
No formal agreement yet
with UNP, but a Mangala nominee elected to
SLFP (Mahajana Wing) leader Mangala Samaraweera, MP said last week that though his party had not reached a formal electoral agreement with the...
Tigers still taking cover
among IDP’s says IGP
The police said that there was irrefutable evidence that many LTTE cadres, including hardcore operatives, continued to take refuge among civilians accommodated at welfare centres in the Vavuniya region.