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Lankan asylum seeker compensated £20,000 for unlawful detention

Lankan asylum seeker compensated £20,000 for unlawful detention

PNF tells James Dauris to stay out of internal affairs of SL

A letter from Professionals’ National Front (PNF), signed by Dr. Anuruddha Padeniya, has been sent to the British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, James Dauris. MORE..

One dead, five injured in road accidents

A motor accident on the Mahiyangana-Kandy highway, this morning (20), has injured five persons, according to Hasalaka Police. MORE..

Lawyers to take action against behavior of MPs

Attorney-at-Law Sunil Watagala says that lawyers will lodge a complaint at the Inspector General of Police (IGP) against the behavior of representatives at the parliament. MORE..

Philosophy of Prophet needed today as we face severe conspiracy – Ranil

Leader of the United National Party (UNP) Ranil Wickremesinghe adding his wishes to the Milad-Un-Nabi said that, the righteousness of Muhamed Nabi brought a fair government to the people. MORE..

MPs Not Protected by Privilege; Impunity Must be Addressed – TISL

Transparency International Sri Lanka states that they have observed with shock and dismay, the behavior of Members of Parliament over the past week and that they wish to highlight that in law, parliamentary privileges are not a cloak for criminal behavior. MORE..

Transfer of OIC NIshantha Silva cancelled

The transfer of OIC Nishantha Silva of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), who had been handling several major investigations, has been cancelled, stated a senior CID official when inquired by Ada Derana. MORE..

Islamic nations have shown unconditional support for SL – PM

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, adding his wishes for the Milad-Un-Nabi, has expressed his gratitude to Islamic nations of the world for their unconditional support to Sri Lanka in the international arena. MORE..

Ruling party members will be nominated for Select Committee – Vasudeva

A special meeting of the ruling party MPs has been held last night (19), chaired by President Maithripala Sirisena. MORE..

Prophet’s teachings exemplary in an era of hatred and conflict – President

President Maithripala Sirisena in his wish for Milad-Un-Nabi or the Prophet’s Birthday says that, the vision of Nabi on universal love for all beings will guide us all daily. MORE..

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