Archive for June 15th, 2020

Open Letter to the Sigrid Rausing Trust on Yasmin Sooka & ITJP

Monday, June 15th, 2020

This open letter to the Board of Trustees of Sigrid Rausing Trust is based on the SRT website & to seek clarifications regarding funding in particular as a large sum of funding is going to an entity that is on a smear campaign against Sri Lanka.  Your Trust, as per your websitecovers the Balkans, Central […]

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මහජන මන්ත්‍රීවරයෙකු විය යුත්තේ කුමන අරමුණක් ඉටුකිරීම සඳහාද

Monday, June 15th, 2020

මතුගම සෙනෙවිරුවන්            එක් දහස් නවසිය හතලිස් අටේ අප බ්‍රිතාන්‍ය අධීරාජ්‍යා ගෙන් ලද දේශපාලන නිදහස මත ලංකාව ප්‍රජාතන්ත්‍රවාදී රටක් ලෙසට නැගී සිට දැන් වසර හැත්තෑ දෙකක් ගතවී තිබේ.1815 මාර්තු 02 අත්සන් කරන ලද මහනුවර ගිවිසුමට අනුව නම් මෙම පිවිසීම  වැරදි සහගත වුවද ලබන ලද නිදහස තුළ රටක් වශයෙන් අත්පත් කරගත් වාසි සහ අවාසිද අද අප […]

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Australian Labor Party must reject Hugh McDermott’s mischievous claim of Genocide in Sri Lanka

Monday, June 15th, 2020

SPUR Media Release – 13 June 2020SPUR (Society for Peace, Unity and Human Rights for Sri Lanka Inc) Reg: A 003 0777 M PO Box 4066, Mulgrave, VIC 3170, Australia Tel: (03) 97957143 Fax: (03) 97957142 Email: ranjiths@spur.asn.au Website: www.spur.asn.au Australian Labor Party must reject Hugh McDermott’s mischievous claim of Genocide in Sri Lanka The […]

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හාරිස්පත්තුව ප‍්‍රාදේශීය සභාවේ සභාපති වරයා විදුහල්පතිවරයෙකුට පහරදීම සම්බන්ධවයි

Monday, June 15th, 2020

ලංකා ගුරු සේවා සංගමය ජනමාධ්‍ය නිවේදනයයි. පොලිස්පතිතුමා, පොලිස් මූලස්ථානය, කොළඹ. පොලිස්පතිතුමනි, හාරිස්පත්තුව ප‍්‍රාදේශීය සභාවේ සභාපති වරයා විදුහල්පතිවරයෙකුට පහරදීම සම්බන්ධවයි හාරිස්පත්තුව ප‍්‍රාදේශීය සභාවේ සභාපති ආනන්ද ජයවිලාල් විසින් මහනුවර ලූම්බිණි විද්‍යාලයේ විදුහල්පති ජයන්ත බණ්ඩාර මහතාට ජුනි 11 වැනි දින අදාළ ප‍්‍රාදේශීය සභාව තුළ දී පහරදීම හේතුවෙන් රෝහල් ගත කිරීමට සිදුවීම සම්බන්ධව ඔබගේ දැඩි අවධානය යොමුකරන අතර මෙම […]

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THE WORLD IS IN FLAMES BECAUSE OF RACISM BUT THE BRITISH RACISM CONTINUES

Monday, June 15th, 2020

Sri Lanka News @bhcolombo UK SRI LANKAN EVENTS & NEWS The British High Commission says it is an inclusive & diversity-friendly employer”. The British High Commission says it encourages applications from people of ALL BACKGROUNDS. The British High Commission says We do not DISCRIMINATE on the basis of RACE, COLOUR, ETHNICITY” but it places a […]

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ශ්‍රී ලංකා වාසී ජනතාවගේ පරමාධිපත්‍ය බලය ආරක්ෂා කරමින් නිතිය නිවැරදි ලෙස පිළිපැදීමට අවස්ථාව ලබා දෙන ලෙස නීතිපති තුමාගෙන් ඉල්ලීම.

Monday, June 15th, 2020

හර්ෂ කුමාර් සුරියආරච්චි 15.06.2020 ගරු නීතීපති තුමනි, ශ්‍රී ලංකාව තුල, ව්‍යවස්ථානුකුලව සම්මත කර නැති, නීතියක් වී නැති 19 වන ව්‍යවස්ථා සංශෝධන කෙටුම්පත, නීතියක් ලෙස සලකා විධායකයත්, විධායකයේ ආයතනත්, පාර්ලිමේන්තුවත් කටයුතු කරමින් සිටි. විධායකයේ ආයතනයක් වන නීතිපති දෙපාර්තමේන්තුවද ජනතාවගේ නිත්‍යානුකුලව ජීවත්වීමේ පරම අයිතිය නොසලකා නීතියක් වී නැති 19 වන ව්‍යවස්ථා සංශෝධන කෙටුම්පත නිතිය ලෙස සලකා කටයුතු […]

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Research on coronavirus vaccines is too expensive to be left to private companies: Lankan virologist

Monday, June 15th, 2020

Courtesy NewsIn.Asia Prof. Malik Peiris says that public health systems were found wanting when COVID-19 hit because early warnings were not heeded By Meera Srinivasan/The Hindu Colombo, Jun 15: For decades, renowned virologist Malik Peiris has been researching emerging viruses at the animal-human interface, including influenza, coronaviruses (SARS, MERS), and is widely credited for his […]

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50,000 more Sri Lankan citizens stranded overseas awaiting repatriation

Monday, June 15th, 2020

Courtesy NewsIn.Asia Colombo, June 15 – Fifty thousand more Sri Lankan citizens stranded overseas are waiting to be repatriated while 8000 have been brought back into the country since the COVID-19 virus spread in many countries including Sri Lanka March, a senior official at the President’s Office told the local Daily Mirror. The repatriation plan […]

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Why do Jaffna people shake their legs in sitting position?

Monday, June 15th, 2020

By Dr. Harold Gunatillake- FRCS, MBBS, FIACS, FICS, AM (Sing) Courtesy Asian Tribune Fidgeting like shaking your legs can help you to lose weight- burn 350 cal. A day Sitting for more than six hours greatly increases your risk of a clot forming in your calf veins. No matter how much you exercise, eat well, […]

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Hoteliers split on Sri Lanka’s strict protocols for tourists

Monday, June 15th, 2020

By Feizal Samath Courtesy TTG Asia Sri Lanka’s decision to impose stringent Covid-19 testing protocols when it reopens its doors to foreign tourists on August 1 has divided local tourism industry stakeholders. Some industry players, who declined to be named, are up in arms over the stringent Covid-19 testing protocols. The chairman of a local hotel […]

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Rajeewa Jayaweera: A postscript for posterity

Monday, June 15th, 2020

BY DR D. CHANDRARATNA Courtesy The Island Just like RRW’s appreciative comment on Rajeewa Jayaweera, yesterday, I, too, never met Rajeewa except through his essays to this newspaper and other news sites. He was a regular contributor to these pages, for many years, and it was a pleasure to read and I enjoyed them every […]

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Importing hand-loom and batik textiles stopped

Monday, June 15th, 2020

Courtesy Hiru News President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa has decided to halt importing handloom and batik textiles. The President has taken this decision with the intention of strengthening the existing local producers and  attracting more producers to the industry. This decision was taken at a meeting held at the Presidential Secretariat this afternoon regarding the problems faced […]

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Two (02) more persons confirmed for Covid -19: SL Country total increases to 1,905

Monday, June 15th, 2020

Courtesy Hiru News Two (02) more persons have tested positive for Covid-19 (new coronavirus) infection. The country total has increased to 1,905 according to the latest information by the Epidemiology unit of the Ministry of Health. Covid-19 Situation Report as at 2020-June-15 | compiled according to the Health promotion Bureau and the Epidemiology Unit data […]

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Maj. Gen. Sallay to institute legal action against Yasmin Sooka and ITJP

Monday, June 15th, 2020

Courtesy The Daily Mirror Director of the State Intelligence Services of Sri Lanka (SIS) Major General Suresh Sallay has sent a Letter of Demand to Executive Director of the International Truth and Justice Project (ITJP) Ms. Yasmin Sooka and the ITJP for making various allegations against Maj.gen. Sallay, his Lawyer said. The said Letter of […]

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Never requested any bank to grant loans to kith and kin: President.

Monday, June 15th, 2020

Lahiru Pothmulla Courtesy The Daily Mirror President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said yesterday that he had never requested any bank to grant loans to his kith and kin, acquaintances or supporters. The President made this remark during a progress review meeting of the Bank of Ceylon held at the Presidential Secretariat. At the meeting, he said the State […]

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Egypt wrongly associated with hate preacher Al-Qaradawi, says embassy in Sri Lanka

Monday, June 15th, 2020

Courtesy Adaderana The Egyptian Embassy in Sri Lanka says that Egypt has been wrongly associated with the name of the Qatari citizen, fundamentalist theologian and hate preacher Yusuf Al-Qaradawi, during the proceedings of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry probing the Easter Sunday attacks. Issuing a statement, the embassy further stated that Al-Qaradawi has been residing […]

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17 summoned to PCoI over Avant Garde Chairman’s complaint.

Monday, June 15th, 2020

Courtesy Adaderana Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) investigating the incident of political victimization has issued summons to 17 individuals over a complaint lodged by Chairman of Avant-Garde. Chairman of Avant-Garde Nissanka Senadhipathi had lodged on the alleged loss incurred by his company due to arbitrary takeover. Seventeen parties have been asked to appear before the […]

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