Malaka, the son of Public Relations and Public Affairs Minister Mervyn Silva, who was arrested on charges of assaulting a foreign couple at a nightclub, leaving the Colombo Magistrate Court after he was released on bail. The Court has also prohibited Silva from entering any nightclubs during the case. (Left) The Scottish Couple James Francis and Belinda Mckenzie leaving the court premises.
Pix by Kamal Bogoda
Ven. Rathana at Sirikotha talks ahead of MoU signing
Joint Opposition endorses Pivithuru Hetak/JHU proposal
by Shamindra Ferdinando
Having ruled out talks with the SLFP to settle a dispute over far-reaching constitutional reforms to reduce presidential powers, JHU parliamentary group leader Ven. Athureliye Rathana Thera on Thursday morning met senior Opposition representatives at Sirikotha.
Chairman of the UNP Leadership Council and MP Karu Jayasuriya were among those present.
Ven. Rathana Thera visited Sirikotha several hours before the JHU at a hurriedly arranged meeting at New Town Hall...