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CA suspends LG polls gazette

November 23, 2017 at 1:07 am

By Chitra Weerarathne

 

The Court of Appeal, yesterday issued notice on the Minister of Local Government and Provincial Councils Faiszer Musthapala and the Secretary to the Ministry. The Court suspended till December 4, the operation of the gazette dated, February 17, 2017, pertaining to the holding of elections to the local authorities, depending on the delimitation of wards and the specification of the number of members as recommended by a committee appointed by the minister.

SLFP draws fire with President in House for move to postpone polls

November 23, 2017 at 1:06 am

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More teeth for Bribery Commission to deal with corruption cases

November 23, 2017 at 1:02 am

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Let bond racketeers be dealt with in the same way as Lalith

November 23, 2017 at 12:58 am

– Senior retired banker

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Speaker to decide whether Sujeewa’s criticism of Prez violated Standing Orders

November 23, 2017 at 12:55 am

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Why no relaxation for Kandy?

November 23, 2017 at 12:31 am

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New Cold War? Iran Sends Warships to Gulf of Mexico

November 23, 2017 at 12:27 am

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Tom O’Connor
This handout image provided Tuesday, July 25, 2017, from the U.S. Navy purports to show an Iranian vessel making a close approach to a U.S. coastal patrol ship USS Thunderbolt, right. The U.S. Navy patrol boat fired warning shots near the Iranian vessel that American sailors said came dangerously close to them during a tense encounter in the Persian Gulf. Iran's Revolutionary Guard later blamed the American ship for provoking the situation.© U.S. Navy via AP This handout image provided Tuesday, July 25, 2017, from the U.S. Navy purports to show an Iranian vessel making a close approach to a U.S. coastal patrol ship USS Thunderbolt, right.

SUNTHARALINGAM: BRIEF TENURE OF A CULTURED STATESMAN

November 23, 2017 at 12:24 am

Mr Suntharalingam should be judged not only for his ready wit and fearless conduct in and out of Parliament but for instiling courage among the Tamil community when the norm was to attend school to become a professional for the sake of obtaining a fat dowry.Serving the public at large was never the intention among the Tamils.

island.lk

November 22, 2017 at 10:31 pm

PM in New Delhi

Indian High Commissioner in Colombo, Taranjit Singh Sandhu welcomed visiting Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe on his arrival at Indira Gandhi airport on Wednesday.

SL Politics: genetically it is so !

November 22, 2017 at 12:47 am

 

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Events in the public realm make politics bizarre. President Sirisena suggests Ranil Wickremesinghe should step down as Prime Minister before he gave evidence at the Bond Commission. So some newspapers report.


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