Colombo Additional Magistrate Mohammed Niyaz inspecting a crime scene at Wellampitiya yesterday morning. (Pic. by Ranjith Wimalasiri)

‘President will never

accept foreign judges’

Former President accused
of raising Geneva bogey

By Shamindra Ferdinando

President Maithripala Sirisena and the government would never accept foreign judges in the proposed court to be established in accordance with Oct. 1, 2015 Geneva Resolution to inquire into accountability issues during the  ....


Jt. Opp decries Hussein going beyond his mandate


United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Al Hussein had insulted the country’s armed forces, judiciary as well as the administrative system while addressing the media after his four -day visit to Sri Lanka, the Joint Oppositio...

Abeysinghe breaks Bolling’s record for most golds


Swimmer Mathew Abeysinghe clinched his seventh gold medal at South Asian Games at Dr. Zakir Hussain Aquatic Complex, Guwahati, India yesterday to break Julian Bolling’s long standing record at the regional games.

Guns instead of ‘Rice’ is South Asia’s preference


However, there is no serious LTTE-linked security threat in Sri Lanka’s North-East at present. This perceived threat is a figment of the imagination of some sections of the country’s Opposition and their backers. If ...

SL looking to become 100% dependent on renewable energy by 2030


The power and energy sector of Sri Lanka is looking forward to an energy self-sufficient nation by 2030.We are looking to increase the share of electricity generation from renewable energy sources from 50 percent in 2014 to 60 percent by 2020,...



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