Archive for October, 2017

Constitution making: Kotte Chapter says not at this juncture

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Ajith Siriwardana Courtesy The Daily Mirror Kalyani Karaka Sabha of the Kotte, Sri Kalyani Samagri Dharma Maha Sangha Sabha yesterday unanimously decided that the proposals put forward by the steering committee on the drafting of the new Constitution should be temporarily withdrawn stating that the drafting of a new Constitution was not suitable at this juncture, […]

More >

අගමැතිට කේන්ති ගිය මල්වතු – අස්‌ගිරි ප්‍රකාශයේ ඇත්ත මොකක්‌ද ?

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

සමන්තී වීරසේකර උපුටා ගැන්ම දිවයින  ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ නව ආණ්‌ඩුක්‍රම ව්‍යවස්‌ථාව පිළිබඳ වන අතුරු වාර්තාවෙහි ඇතුළත් කරුණු සම්බන්ධයෙන් මල්වතු අස්‌ගිරි උභය මහා විහාරයන් ඇතුළු අමරපුර රාමඤ්ඤ නිකාය සහ කෝට්‌ටේ පාර්ශවය ඇතුළු සමස්‌ථ සංඝයා වහන්සේලා දැඩි අවධානයකින් පසුවන්නේ, මේ හරහා බෞද්ධාගමට රටෙහි ඒකීයත්වයට මෙන්ම සිංහල ජනතාවට කිසියම් අකටයුත්තක්‌ සිදුවේය යන කුකුස පැන නැඟී ඇති නිසාය. නව ව්‍යවස්‌ථාවට ඇතුළත් […]

More >

මහින්ද ටක්කෙටම නිලයෙන් අල්ලයි…රට බෙදන ව්‍යවස්ථාවට එරෙහිව විශිෂ්ඨ ප්‍රකාශනයක්….

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

මහින්ද රාජපක්‍ෂ ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ හිටපු ජනාධිපති 2017 ඔක්තෝම්බර් 16 මාධ්‍ය නිවේදනය – මහින්ද රාජපක්‍ෂනව ව්‍යවස්ථාවක් සඳහා ඉදිරිපත් කර ඇති යෝජනාවලිය නව ව්‍යවස්ථාවක් සඳහා යෝජනාවලියක් ආණ්ඩුව විසින් පාර්ලිමේන්තුවේ සභාගත කර ඇත. පසුගිය ජනාධිපතිවරණයේදී යහපාලන පාර්ශවය ජනතාවට දුන් ව්‍යවස්ථාමය පොරොන්දු වූයේ, 2015 අප්‍රේල් 20 වෙනිදාට පෙර මැතිවරණ ක්‍රමය වෙනස් කොට, විධායක ජනාධිපති ක්‍රමය අහෝසි කරන බව පමණි. මුලු […]

More >

සිංහලයෙනි අවදිවව්! ව්‍යවස්ථා සංශෝධන වලට විරුද්ධවව්!

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

විශේෂඥ වෛද්‍ය වසන්ත දේවසිරි- මාගේ මේ ආමන්ත්‍රණය සියළු ලංකා වාසීන් වෙත යොමු කළ යුතු වූවක් වුව ද මේ අවස්ථාවේදී මෙය වඩාත් ම තදින් බලපාන්නේ ද, ව්‍යවස්ථා සංශෝධනයකට විරුද්ධව ප්‍රබල මැදිහත් වීමක් සඳහා එකතු විය හැක්කේ ද සිංහලයන්ට ම වන බැවින් ද, සිංහලයන් මෙසේ අමතනු ලැබීම සඳහා සුදුසු තෝරා ගැනීමක් වනු ඇති බව මගේ විශ්වාසයයි. සිංහලයෙනි, […]

More >

121 days of Treasury Bond Commission

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

BY Kavindya Chris Thomas Courtesy Ceylon Today The days of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry into the Treasury bond auction of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka are numbered. With the 27 October deadline on the horizon, officers of the Commission, the Attorney General’s Department and the defence counsel are caught in a tight race against […]

More >

Division of Sri Lanka for ethnic-autonomy ruled-out – What then are the ‘genuine concerns of the Tamils’

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Shenali D Waduge Leaders of a country must have pluck to categorically say what can and what will not be accommodated under whatever terminology it is dressed in. Thus, Sri Lanka’s leaders must say and all others must be made to understand that Sri Lanka will not be divided to be given ethnic self-autonomy under […]

More >

“Tragedy of the fall of once Great Sri Lanka – Can Sri Lanka be Great again?”

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Sarath Wijeisnghe- Solicitor, Attorney-at law/former Ambassador to UAE and Israel Fall of Sinhala Rule” and the Consequences 2358 years of the Sri Lankan Kings rule fell on 2nd March 1815 due to the coup of the Chief tens headed by Ehalapola who signed the disputed historic and decisive Convention to hand over the country and […]

More >

Stand Against Racism -ජාතිවාදයට විරුද්ද වෙමු

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

If minorities are discriminated in Sri Lanka who can explain the following: Can you think of any country with a sizeable population where industry and property are dominated by the minority communities?  Colombo the commercial hub of Sri Lanka, its population is dominated by Tamils and Muslims leaving Sinhalese in the minority  The […]

More >

එස්ඩබ්ලිව්ආර්ඩී බණ්ඩාරනායක එක්සත් ජාතික පක්ෂයෙන් ඉවත් වී පෙළගැසුනේ වාමාන්සික පක්ෂ  සමගය.

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

චාර්ල්ස් ඇස්. පෙරේරා විසිනි සිරිසේන ජනාධිපති තුමා සමග සිටින  ශ්‍රී ලංකා නිදහස්පාක්ශිකයින් රෙදි ඇඳන් සිටිත් නම් පාරලිමේන්තුවට ඉදිරිපත්කර තිබෙන ව්‍යවස්ථා අතුරු වාර්තාවට චන්දය නොදිය යුතුය. එස්ඩබ්ලිව්ආර්ඩී බණ්ඩාරනායක මැතිතුමා එක්සත් ජාතික පක්ෂයෙන් ඉවත් වී  පෙළගැසුනේ ෆිලිප්  ගුණවර්ධන මැතිතුමා ඇතුලූ වාමාන්සිකයින් සමග බව අමතක නොකලයුතුය.  ප්‍රශ්න නැතිවාටද මේ බටහිරට දනගහන  විකුර්ති යහපාලනය කියන වචනයටත් නිගා දෙන ආණ්ඩුව […]

More >

දිවයින කාටූන්

Saturday, October 21st, 2017
More >

Spotlight moves from bonds to constitution

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Editorial Courtesy The Island October 21, 2017, 7:31 pm The front pages of the daily newspapers have become duller with the conclusion of the recording of evidence by the bond scam commission. The emergence of all manner of sensational information and disclosures during proceedings had become the order of the day and this provided lunu ambul […]

More >

Bond scandal: Rs.10 bln loss for next thirty years: Fmr. DG

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Shehan Chamika Silva Courtesy The Daily Mirror According to the personal computation of retired Deputy Governor, W.A. Wijeywardena, who testified at the Presidential Commission today, the government’s long term loss for the next thirty years would be Rs.10 billion due to the failure of not meeting the appropriate terms in the process of issuing Treasury Bonds which took […]

More >

News Line TV1 20th October 2017

Saturday, October 21st, 2017
More >

ROBBERY ON CENTRAL EXPRESSWAY

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Highway Robbery…. Posted by Mahinda for Brighter Future on 1. september 2017

More >

Over Whelming Response HUMANITY AT ITS BEST

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

By Dr.Tilak S. Fernando Last Saturday, this column highlighted how helpless Asirigama villagers in Habarana have been ‘Deprived and Discarded’. The news went viral on the Internet to generate overwhelming responses from fellow Sri Lankans and the expatriate community living aboard. The main story revolved on the seven-day-old baby Kavishka Sandaruwan, who was killed by […]

More >

Stance of Malwathu and Asgiri Joint Sangha Council on Constitution explained (English)

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Adaderana

More >

Proposed New National Constitution

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Mahinda Gunasekera   Agincourt, Ontario Canada     His Excellency, Maithripala Sirisena President of Sri Lanka (Ceylon) Aekiya/Orumiththa Nadu State Colombo, Sri Lanka (Ceylon) Copy to: Hon. Ranil Wickremasinghe, Prime Minister Aekiya/Orumiththa Nadu State of Sri Lanka (Ceylon) Your Excellency, Honourable Prime Minister and Senior Members of the Cabinet, Proposed New National Constitution Unitary Form […]

More >

Karaka Sangha Sabha Decision: “With full ‘approval’ and ‘knowledge’ of Mahanayake Theras”

Friday, October 20th, 2017

J.A.L Jayasinghe Courtesy The Daily Mirror Asgiriya Chapter Lekakadikari the Ven. Madagama Shri Dammananda Thera said on Thursday the decision taken by the Karaka Maha Sangha Sabha of the Malwatte and Asgiriya Chapters that there was no need for a new constitution or for any amendments was with the full ‘approval’ and ‘knowledge’ of the Mahanayake […]

More >

Attorney General in the dock

Friday, October 20th, 2017

BY MALINDA SENEVIRATNE Those supporters of the Yahapalana Regime whose apologies have diminished to the point they take refuge in what I call the ‘At Least Thesis’ in the now tired game of comparison, have rightfully found some fuel in the recent assertiveness of the Attorney General’s Department.  The reference is of course to the uncompromising […]

More >

Sri Lanka should resist UNHCR pressure

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Upali Cooray An American, garbed in orange jumpsuit, ostensibly calculated to echo the garb of al Qaeda insurgents apprehended and imprisoned by the United States. He kneels down next to a man dressed in all black, his face covered, and a knife in hand. For many, this has become a lasting image of the terrorist […]

More >

Why Chicken Skin Is Good For You

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Dr Hector Perera         London When eat chicken curry along with other curries and rice, we hardly think of removing the skin before we eat, never thought about any healthy points either. Chicken up to twice or thrice a week is good for you. Chicken, along with fish and turkey, is white meat and often recommended […]

More >

SRI LANKA: Police attempt to extra-judicially kill an innocent man

Friday, October 20th, 2017

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAMME Dear friends, The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has received information about the extra-judicial attempt to kill Mr. Pathirana Champika Kumara Jayatunga (28), a resident of Biyagama Police division by SFT Officers. The victim went out with his friend to purchase a new vehicle. Their rented van […]

More >

SRI LANKA: Fourteen-year-old child tortured by Moratuwa Police

Friday, October 20th, 2017

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAMME Dear Friends, The Asian Human Rights Commission has received information regarding the case of 14-year-old Kahingala Waduge Kanidu Minsara Silva, who was illegally arrested, detained and tortured by the Moratuwa Police Station on 10 October 2017. Minsara is a student at Uyana Kanishta Vidyalaya. On October 8, […]

More >

Alleged Killing Of 18 Navy and 8 Army Prisoners by LTTE In Jan 2009

Friday, October 20th, 2017

By D.B.S. Jeyaraj Courtesy The Daily Mirror President Maithripala Sirisena held successive discussions with two Tamil delegations in Colombo on Thursday (19) on the issue of Tamils detained in various prisons under the Prevention of Terrorism Act(PTA) in general and the hunger strike undertaken by three such detainees at the Anuradhapura Prison in particular. The focus […]

More >

A deep state of crookedness

Friday, October 20th, 2017

JOMO UDUMAN Etul-Kotte Courtesy The Island What was enacted at the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCI) on the controversial bond issuance is downright disgusting. Bankers, Politicians and Corporates are getting away by just saying “I don’t know”. Unscrupulous lawyers set it up for them to lie through their cavities and plaque ridden teeth under oath. What […]

More >

Bondage of the people by the crooked

Friday, October 20th, 2017

By Lucien Rajakarunanayake Courtesy The Island October 20, 2017, 10:10 pm Bond, Bond – the Treasury Bond tragedy will not easily go away. We’ve heard so much about the dirty dealings involved in this highly manipulated Bond transaction, giving rise to major doubts about the entire financial management and related systems of government in the country. […]

More >

President’s wish and ours

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Editorial Courtesy The Island October 20, 2017, 12:00 pm The yahapalana leaders specialise in tilting at windmills, nay, media outfits. Everything they touch turns into an unholy mess instantly. The whole government is in a shambles with its big guns chasing their own tails and making colossal blunders, which are legion. But, never do they own […]

More >

International Convention on Enforced Disappearances Violates the Constitution

Friday, October 20th, 2017

By Neville Ladduwahetty Courtesy The Island October 20, 2017, 10:09 pm The focus of the entire nation is currently on constitutional reforms. In the midst of it, this government has ratified an international convention by becoming a signatory to the “The International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearances”, on December 10, 2015. […]

More >

DEW explains why PM couldn’t be summoned after AM’s testimony First COPE inquiry

Friday, October 20th, 2017

by Shamindra Ferdianndo Courtesy The Island October 20, 2017, 10:31 pm Former Chairman of the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) D. E. W. Gunasekera told The Island yesterday that the parliamentary watchdog committee lacked powers to summon ministers and, therefore, it had not been able to seek an explanation from Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe or the […]

More >

War crimes: GR highlights confusion over civilian death toll ‘Very basis of move to change Constitution disputed’

Friday, October 20th, 2017

by Shamindra Ferdinando Courtesy The Island Wartime Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa yesterday said that the very basis of the controversial Geneva Resolution 30/1 had been strongly disputed by Michael Morris, Baron Naseby, PC, during a debate on Sri Lanka in the British parliament Thursday last week. Sri Lanka co-sponsored Resolution 30/1 in Oct 2015, in spite […]

More >

Copyright © 2017 LankaWeb.com. All Rights Reserved. Powered by Wordpress