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Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Indian actor Salman Khan aborts mission in Sri Lanka

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Indian actor Salman Khan aborts mission in Sri Lanka
Indian Bollywood actor Salman Khan who was brought down to boost the Presidential election campaign of Mahinda Rajapaksa had made a sudden exit last night.
He is reported to have left following severe protests and opposition in India over his decision to support the election campaign of Mahinda Rajapaksa.
On the same day that he aborted his stay in the island, a vehicle parade transporting him is said to have met with an accident at the mango tree junction at Welikada in Rajagiriya.

Maithri to get 53% : report

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Maithri to get 53% : report
An examination report aggregated by the University of Colombo expresses that Presidential hopeful of the basic restriction - Maithripala Sirisena is at the lead in the wake of securing 53% of people in general command.

The report, discharged on Dec. 27, has concentrated on a specimen of around 1,000 persons covering all areas aside from the Northern territory. The reports refers to that Maithripala Sirisena will win the decision with a greater part of 200,000 votes with 28% of the

'Maithripala Is With Those Who Aided Separatistism' : Dullas

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
'Maithripala Is With Those Who Aided Separatistism' : Dullas
Clergyman Dullas Alahapperuma has expressed that the normal hopeful of the resistance Maithripala Sirisena is presently with the separatists.

Talking at a media instructions of the UPFA at Sri Lanka Freedom Party home office after TNA affirmed its choice to backing Sirisena, Alahapperuma said that the UPFA competitor President Mahinda Rajapaksa was confronting the decision with a gathering which crushed separatism.

He included that in the worldwide stadium, Sirisena was with the West which is declining, while Rajapaksa was with Asia, which is creating.

Anandi to blacklist Prez surveys

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Anandi to blacklist Prez surveys
North Provncial Councilor of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) - Anandi Shashidaran has said that she would blacklist the expected Presidential race as a sign of challenge against the party's choice to help normal competitor Maithripala Sirisena.

Recently (30), the TNA declared their choice to back the Presidential hopeful of the normal resistance.

Addressing BBC Tamil Service, Shashidaran said that the declaration of the TNA plainly specifies about the Tamil personality and their entitlement to rule toward oneself. She includes that she challenged the decisions focused around that.

Assemblages of casualties of Air Asia flight discovered (Video)

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Assemblages of casualties of Air Asia flight discovered (Video)
Almost 40 bodies have been found adrift where the Air Asia flight turned up gone three days prior, remote news orgs have reported.

Parts of the flying machine have likewise been discovered skimming in the ocean.

The wreckage and the bodies have been found off the island of Borneo.

Reports said a crisis retreat entryway and life coats were among the trash found.

The airplane, Air Asia Flight 8501, turned up gone an hour after it took off from the Indonesian city of Surabaya on the way to Singapore on Sunday (December 28) convey 162 travelers and team ready for.

Maithripala Says Development Projects Alone Cannot Build Communal Harmony

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Maithripala Says Development Projects Alone Cannot Build Communal Harmony
The regular hopeful of the restriction Maithripala Sirisena said that advancement activities won't suffice to assemble the public congruity, particularly between the Sinhalese and Tamil groups.

Talking at a rally in Mannar, he said individuals' lives ought to enhance for their lives to be substance. When they carry on with a substance life the individuals can meet up, Sirisena contended. The administration ought to have a thought of the destitution of the individuals. Then again, Sirisena expressed that the administration was utilizing open cash for their own great for the sake of improvement and was not understanding the level of neediness the customary individuals are in.

Salman's "Crusade" for Rajapaksa "Despicable" : Communist Party of India

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Salman's "Crusade" for Rajapaksa "Despicable" : Communist Party of India
Comrade Party of India censured Bollywood on-screen character Salman Khan for allegedly fighting for Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, saying it was "despicable" for an Indian artiste to do so.

"Artistes are known to remained in the bleeding edge for assurance of human rights. In any case it is intense and dishonorable for an Indian artiste to crusade for somebody who has been blamed for a genocide. It is disgraceful for the artiste to stoop to that level," party National Secretary D Raja said in New Delhi

"History will keep on questionning Rajapaksa for the genocide," he said.

Ashoka Wadigamangawa Jumps!

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Ashoka Wadigamangawa Jumps!
UPFA North Western Provincial Councilor Ashoka Wadigamangawa has joined the Common Opposition to backing the candidature of Maithripala Sirisena.

Wadigamangawa, who was formerly a part of the United National Party, later traversed to the United People's Freedom Alliance.

He additionally held a pastoral portfolio at the North Western Provincial Council.his name was likewise said as a Chief Minister confident before the last North Western Provincial Council race.

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

TNA Pledges Support To Maithripala Sirisena

Tuesday, December 30, 2014
TNA Pledges Support To Maithripala Sirisena
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) today swore backing to Common Candidate Maithripala Sirisena.

Tending to an extraordinary question and answer session in Jaffna, TNA Leader R. Sampanthan said the gathering has chosen to help the fight of the regular resistance at the expected presidential decision. The question and answer session was gone to by a few senior pioneers of the TNA including Parliamentarian R. Sampanthan.

The report was made in front of the Common Candidate's visit to Jaffna where he would hold a few race gatherings.

Nimal Siripala Says National Government Is A Path To Dictatorship

Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Nimal Siripala Says National Government Is A Path To Dictatorship
Pastor Nimal Siripala de Silva said that the Sri Lanka Freedom Party won't be joining a national government. The individuals who left the gathering can apologize and rejoin after the resistance's annihilation on January 8, he included.

Talking at a public interview in Colombo, the Deputy Chairman of the SLFP said that a national government supplanting the bipartisan legislative issues is really a way to fascism. In this manner SLFP is not keen on this, he said, including that the SLFP accepts bipartisan legislative issues is pivotal for the fate of the nation.

Be that as it may, anybody can join the administration after January 8, he included.

Ranjan gives Salman well disposed counsel - (video)

Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Ranjan gives Salman well disposed counsel -  (video)
Prominent on-screen character and UNP Member of Parliament Ranjan Ramanayake has turned out with a fitting message for Indian performer Salman Khan who has got himself involved in Sri Lanka's political entanglement.

Ramanayake has put out the message on his Facebook page in which he has advised the Indian film star not to offer his picture through shabby governmental issues.

He has advised Khan to prematurely end his mission and do a reversal to India.

Ramanayake has likewise made it clear that he was stating this as a genuine companion and admirer of the Bollywood on-screen character.

'Government Is Using Even National Anthem For Propaganda' Maduluwawe Sobitha Thera

Tuesday, December 30, 2014
'Government Is Using Even National Anthem For Propaganda' Maduluwawe Sobitha Thera
The administration is utilizing even the national song of praise for decision purposeful publicity, the Convener of National Movement for Social Justice Maduluwawe Sobitha Thera expressed. He included that this is sufficient motivation to move an indictment on the president as per the Constitution.

He made these remarks talking at a media instructions in Opposition Leader's Office yesterday.

Sobitha Thera added that the individuals need to endure the expense of the legislature decision purposeful publicity. After assignments were documented, President Rajapaksa is only one more applicant.

Maithripala Promises LTTE Will Not Revive Under His Govt

Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Maithripala Promises LTTE Will Not Revive Under His Govt
The regular applicant of the resistance Maithripala Sirisena said that under his legislature the LTTE won't have a possibility of restoration.

He made this remark talking at a rally yesterday, as an answer to the legislature's claim that the LTTE will climb again with the assistance of the Diaspora if Sirisena is chosen on January 8.

He included that there were numerous pioneers in his camp who have battled the LTTE and who have been assaulted by the LTTE. They will never let a recovery of the LTTE to happen, he included.

'India Is A Relative, China Is A Friend' : President

Tuesday, December 30, 2014
'India Is A Relative, China Is A Friend' : President
Intending up for an extreme Presidential decision in January 2015, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa portrayed India as his relative and China as a companion. "I won't permit my dirt to be utilized against my companions and neighbors. That won't happen in Sri Lanka the length of I'm here," Rajapaksa said in an uncommon meeting to a Chennai-based Tamil TV slot.

Thanking Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his remote approach activities, Rajapaksa in a 30-moment meeting to 'Thanthi TV' broadcast on Monday said, "The Indian PM has opened up his outside arrangement to empower our two nations to have stronger ties. That is the thing that empowered me to take the choice to discharge the (five) Indian anglers, who were sentenced to death (for carrying opiates)."

Stunning Star Prices Of Salman Khan: Rs. 30 Million Per Day For Public Appearance

Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Stunning Star Prices Of Salman Khan: Rs. 30 Million Per Day For Public Appearance
While Bollywood star Salman Khan is standing out as truly newsworthy in the Sri Lankan media because of appearance at a race rally supporting President Mahinda Rajapaksa,  thought it was opportune to recreate an article that was carried on Hindustan Times in 2012 – which gave a thorough picture on costs of Bollywood stars – including Salman Khan.

These costs may have changed in the course of recent years. Then again, the article still gives a thought regarding extravagant costs of Bollywood begins for open appearances and films. The costs given in the article manage Indian rupees (SLR 2.06 as of December 29)

Under his standard rates in 2012, Salman Khan charged more or less Rs. 30 000 (SLR) every day for open appearance.

Monday, December 29, 2014

Samanalee hospitalized after ambush

Monday, December 29, 2014
Samanalee hospitalized after ambush
A few parts of the 'Aluth Parapura' artistes group have gone under the strike of hooligans while in the Kumbukgate territory of Kurunegala.

Prevalent performing artist Samanalee Fonseka and performer Lakshman Wijesekara have been hospitalized in the wake of being harmed in the episode.

Artistes Jagath Manuwarana, Indrachapa Liyanage, Kaushalya Fernando and Ama Wijesekara had additionally been available when the attack occurred.

Kiwis finish best ever Test year

Monday, December 29, 2014
Kiwis finish best ever Test year
It must be dark enchantment. Tim Southee and Trent Boult were swinging a 70-over old ball on the fourth morning. Both ways. Their expertise represented 13 of the 20 Sri Lankan wickets and affirmed Brendon Mccullum's Boxing Day attack as match winning. Christchurch saw New Zealand's fifth triumph in 2014, checking it their best year in Test history.

A focus of 105 seemed direct, yet Sri Lanka made a couple of anxious minutes for New Zealand along the way. A familiar Tom Latham was fixed by a tearing turner from debutant offspinner Tharindu Kaushal and Hamish Rutherford was astounded by Shaminda Eranga's additional skip and hurled a get to crevasse.

Sri Lanka strived hard for further advances. Ross Taylor and Kane Williamson, however, were steadfast and secured the Test in the seventh over after tea on the fourth day.

Daham Sirisena's mate turns up gone?

Monday, December 29, 2014
Daham Sirisena's mate turns up gone?
The mate of Common Candidate Maithripala Sirisena's child - Daham Sirisena and her guardians have turned up lost without a follow, the state claimed daily paper "Silumina" reports.

Police have dispatched an expansive examination looking for a lady who had supposedly left with two groups of money from the Rs. 150 million value outside money stash as of late found by the CID from a house in Rathmalana.\

The lady had purportedly left before the police had touched base at the house and the measure of cash she had taken is yet to be uncovered.

The "Silumina" says that as per the examinations in this way, the lady is uncovered to be the sweetheart of Daham Sirisena.

Heathcare by contravening Election Law

Monday, December 29, 2014
Heathcare by contravening Election Law
Under the appearance of a national wellbeing task called "Gami Diviyata Suwasethak" President Mahinda Rajapaksa is doing a race fight altogether infringement of the decision Law, the Campaign for Free and Fair Election (Caffe) has charged.

Caffe said the venture is advanced as villagers given a wellbeing pamphlet and books with President Mahinda Rajapaksa's decision trademark called "Suba Anagathayak".

They are not just given to individuals in need of social insurance additionally everybody who goes hand in hand with the "patients".

To back the entire vote-alluring undertaking, chief of "Friendliness Services" in the Health Ministry Dr. Priyantha Atapattu has enrolled the administrations of all specialists and therapeutic staff of healing centers in the country and area clinics.

Smear fight against Chandrika and Sarath Fonseka

Monday, December 29, 2014
Smear fight against Chandrika and Sarath Fonseka
A libelous smear battle is generally done against previous President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaranatunga and previous Army officer Gen. Sarath Fonseka, the Campaign for Free and Fair Election (Caffe) has said.

Caffe said the libelous battle is as distributions printed at a Press called Janahanda arranged on the Yakkala Road in Gampaha.

Faizer Meets Maithripala Hours After His Return

Monday, December 29, 2014
Faizer Meets Maithripala Hours After His Return
speculation Promotions Deputy Minister Faizer Mustapha met Common Candidate Maithripala Sirisena at the recent's office a short while prior.

The gathering occurred hours after the Deputy Minister's landing from Singapore. Sources close the Common Candidate told Asian Mirror that Mustapha, amid the gathering, consented to work with the basic resistance.

Mustapha, who is liable to promise backing to the Common Candidate of the resistance, is required to affirm his choice on the presidential race today or tomorrow.

Salman Khan – Jacqueline Now In SL To Support Rajapaksa Campaign

Monday, December 29, 2014
Salman Khan – Jacqueline Now In SL To Support Rajapaksa Campaign
Celebrated Bollywood performing artist Salman Khan landed in Sri Lanka yesterday to backing the decision fight of President Mahinda Rajapaksa.

As solely uncovered by Asian Mirror two weeks back, Salman Khan was welcome to take part in the race fight of the President by Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa.

Alongside him, Sri Lanka conceived Bollywood performer Jacqueline Fernandez excessively landed in Sri Lanka.

The Bollywood on-screen character excessively is relied upon to backing the decision crusade of President Rajapaksa.

This was the first run through in the nation appointive history that a Bollywood on-screen character was approached to help the crusade of a presidential competitor .

Sunday, December 28, 2014

Anuruddha Pradeep Says Democracy Should Be Established To Stabilize A Society

Sunday, December 28, 2014
Anuruddha Pradeep Says Democracy Should Be Established To Stabilize A Society
Jathika Hela Urumaya Educational Secretary Anuruddha Pradeep expressed that popular government ought to be secured in a general public for it to be steady.

Talking at the "Satana" political television show on Sirasa TV last night, he said that any general public ought to have equity and decency to keep it from breaking down from inside. The instrument for this is vote based system, he included.

He concurred that outer forces can assume a part in crumbling a general public. Yet the vital conditions must be there for outside strengths to adventure the conditions, he included.

Maithri talks about ethanol vendors

Sunday, December 28, 2014
Maithri talks about ethanol vendors
Five bureau clergymen of Mahinda Rajapaksa government have licenses to import ethanol and they are managers of extensive refineries says regular applicant Maithripala Sirisena.

Talking at a rally held at Beruwala Mr. Sirisena further said, "They say they would win by snare or by criminal. This is said to rationally baffle the voters. We would never leave space for such acts.

Sri Lanka's first innings constrained to 138 runs

Sunday, December 28, 2014
Sri Lanka's first innings constrained to 138 runs
Openers Dimuth Karunaratne and Kaushal Silva headed Sri Lanka's fightback on the second day of the first Test against New Zealand on Day 2, as it emulated on 303 pursues behind the Kiwis being rejected for 138 in its first innings.

New Zealand continued its first innings at 429-7 today and Sri Lanka required just 26 minutes and 5.2 overs to catch its last three wickets for 12 runs. That set the stage for a first session in which six wickets succumbed to 50 runs as Sri Lanka's decay set in.

JVP scrutinizes utilizing military as a part of legislative issues

Sunday, December 28, 2014
JVP scrutinizes utilizing military as a part of legislative issues
Utilizing the military for the promising new Presidential race is a grave circumstance, Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) pioneer Anura Kumara Dissanayake said.

He was talking at a JVP rally in Vavuniya yesterday (27), which is the party's first rally held in the Northern Province focusing on the presidential race.

The JVP pioneer said that President Mahinda Rajapaksa is utilizing the military for political exercises in a way that was inconceivable previously.

Ananda OBA Distances Itself From Press Ad Supporting MR

Sunday, December 28, 2014
Ananda OBA Distances Itself From Press Ad Supporting MR

The Old Boys Association of Ananda College today removed itself from the press notice which showed up on daily papers yesterday (27) supporting President Mahinda Rajapaksa.

Addressing Asian Mirror, Lalith Senanayake, President of the Old Boys Association said it had nothing to do with the notice and the College OBA never completed a promoting fight supporting any of the presidential hopefuls.

The ad, distributed by a gathering of Ananda College Old Boys Union (aadi shishya sansadaya), helps the candidature of President Mahinda Rajapaksa and embraces his popular claim on the "hot seat."

"Individuals' Thinking Pattern Is Tilting Towards Maithripala Victory"

Sunday, December 28, 2014
"Individuals' Thinking Pattern Is Tilting Towards Maithripala Victory"
Previous Panadura Urban Council Chairman and the Leader of the First Front Nandana Gunathilaka expressed that the popular feeling is progressively tilting towards a Maithripala Sirisena triumph in the inevitable presidential decision.

Talking at a press preparation at Colombo yesterday, Gunathilaka said that numerous priests in the administration have not taken a dynamic part in the presidential crusade of President Rajapaksa. Amid the following ten days there will be clear transforms, he included.

'Individuals Need Change Because Government Failed To Deliver Democracy' : Dambara Amila Thera

Sunday, December 28, 2014
'Individuals Need Change Because Government Failed To Deliver Democracy' : Dambara Amila Thera
Restriction stalwart and Lecturer of Archeology at University of Sri Jayawardenapura Dambara Amila Thera said that individuals need change since the legislature neglected to convey popular government after the LTTE was vanquished.

The LTTE was crushed after numerous gives up with the goal that individuals could live free and the political rights that couldn't be shielded under the risk of terrorism could be created, he contended.

Talking on the political syndicated program" "Satana" on Sirasa TV last nighttime, he said that with the radical LTTE in operation, an administration confronted troubles in guaranteeing majority rules system and advancement.

Saturday, December 27, 2014

An alternate Mahinda decision venture washed away

Saturday, December 27, 2014
An alternate Mahinda decision venture washed away
An alternate move of the Rajapaksa faction to win the presidential decision by snare or by hooligan has fizzled. The mediation ultimately by the Commissioner of Elections totally broke down an endeavor to post 200,000 letters to Army staff.

After the media uncovered the move the Commissioner of Elections requested the Post Master General to stop the dissemination of pertinent letters.

The Post Master General had affirmed the endeavor to disseminate the said letters and the media representative of the Army had attempted to defend the endeavor to circulate letters.

Clergymen help entry of Kumar

Saturday, December 27, 2014
Clergymen help entry of Kumar
Purposeful publicity Secretary of the Peratugami Party Pubudu Jagoda has asserted that administration clergymen were not against the entry of Kumar Gunaratnam. He said that all impediments that obstructed allowing a visa to Gunaratnam were succeed.

Send crusade gifts to casualties of nasty climate – Maithripala Sirisena (Watch report)

Saturday, December 27, 2014
Send crusade gifts to casualties of nasty climate – Maithripala Sirisena (Watch report)
New Democratic Front Presidential Candidate, Maithripala Sirisena, has issued an open letter, requiring all fight gifts that were to be made for his presidential battle, to be given as help to individuals influenced by the great climate conditions.

Communicating his sensitivity to the a great many individuals who have been influenced, Sirisena composes that it is his conviction that in such a calamity circumstance, giving easing to the influenced individuals is a national need furthermore speaks to all social administration associations to join in the help exertion.

Police to look for Interpol help to capture Muthuhettigama

Saturday, December 27, 2014
Police to look for Interpol help to capture Muthuhettigama
As indicated by Police Headquarters, the Sri Lanka Police wants to look for aid from Interpol to bring Deputy Minister Nishantha Muthuhettigama to book.

Police Media Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana expressed that if the needed agent clergyman stays out of the nation for a broadened time of time, steps will be brought to capture him with the help of the Interpol.

He included that as a warrant has as of now been issued to capture Nishantha Muthuhettigama, he would be captured on the off chance that he comes back to Sri Lanka.

Chithra Manthilake to help President Rajapaksa

Saturday, December 27, 2014
Chithra Manthilake to help President Rajapaksa
UNP Central Provincial Councilor and Chief coordinator of the Pathadumbara electorate Chithra Manthilake has swore her backing to President Mahinda Rajapaksa in front of the promising new Presidential survey.

As indicated by the UPFA 2015 Presidential Propaganda Campaigning office the councilor met with the President in Kandy today and swore her backing.

Muthuhettigama - Faizer - Faiz - Sajin All In Singapore!

Saturday, December 27, 2014
Muthuhettigama - Faizer - Faiz - Sajin All In Singapore!
In an intriguing advancement, three noticeable Mps of the decision gathering, including two Deputy Ministers, are right away in Sngapore, in spite of the fact that the presidential race is only 11 days away.

Appointee Minister Faizer Mustapha, Deputy Minister Nishantha Muthuhettigama and Monitoring MP of the External Affairs Minister Sajin Vaas gunawardena – who were newsmakers in the course of the keep going few days - left for Singapore yesterday.
Muthihettigama, who was on a capture warrant regarding an occurrence in Wanduramba, left for Singapore yesterday morning, utilizing the VIP parlor of the Katunayake International Airport.

Entire nation knows "Helping Hambantota" mavericks

Saturday, December 27, 2014
Entire nation knows "Helping Hambantota" mavericks
Previous Sri Lanka President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaranatunga has said that the entire nation realizes what happened to a large number of dollars gave by the worldwide group to torrent help work that went into a trust called "Helping Hambantota". She made the comments at a function to check the tenth commemoration of the fiasco held at Crow's Island in Mutwal in Colombo today (December 26). "As a result of the wave 70,000 houses were demolished, schools and streets were devastated. Power was upset. To defeat this we had the backing of the universal group.

Disparaging Sanga is an alternate Weerawansa amusement

Saturday, December 27, 2014
Disparaging Sanga is an alternate Weerawansa amusement
It is uncovered that the political story spread in a way to disparagement mainstream cricket player Kumar Sangakkara has been manufactured on the bearing of Minister Wimal Weerawansa.

Priest Weerawansa's site made the story and distributed it on the web.

The manufacture expressed that operators from the regular competitor were planning ground to "purchase" Sangakkara for a lot of cash.

It is further uncovered that the story has been made focused around the presentation Sangakkara made in his MCC Spirit of Cricket Lecture made two years back in regards to cricket in Sri Lanka.

Friday, December 26, 2014

Modi's Social Media Expert To Help MR

Friday, December 26, 2014
Modi's Social Media Expert To Help MR
President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who is running for a third term in office, has reserved in an Indian IT master to help with his social networking battle for the January 8 decisions, The Hindu has learnt.

Arvind Gupta, one of the boss modelers of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's social networking battle in the general decision, is among those offering aid to the officeholder President, as per exceedingly put sources in Colombo. Then again, when reached by The Hindu on Thursday, Gupta, who heads the BJP's IT cell, right away said: "We are by and large unnecessarily dragged into this. Individuals realize that we worked for a monstrous triumph in the Indian decisions, and we have been winning decision after race since." Asked on the off chance that he was affirming or denying his part, he said: "I am extremely aggravated by these reports and deny the same."

Sri Lanka recollects wrecking 2004 tidal wave

Friday, December 26, 2014
Sri Lanka recollects wrecking 2004 tidal wave
Today denote 10 years since a gigantic wave struck Sri Lanka.

The debacle hit at 9.25 a.m. on Dec. 24, 2004, a minute that influenced every one of those in Sri Lanka.

Then, National Safety Day falls today. The Ministry of Disaster Management has made plans to honor National Safety Day 2014, the year denoting 10 years from the event of the wave fiasco, centering the District of Hambantota.

New Zealand's Mccullum thumps SL out on Boxing Day test

Friday, December 26, 2014
New Zealand's Mccullum thumps SL out on Boxing Day test
At stumps on Day 1 of the first Sri Lanka versus New Zealand test match that got in progress in Christchurch early Friday morning, New Zealand were 427 for 7 wickets at the end of play.

Brendon Mccullum knocked out the visiting Sri Lankan side on boxing day with the quickest test century in New Zealand test history. The Sri Lanka pacers grieved the top request before Mccullum and Kane Williamson headed them pass 200, including 11 sixes and 18 fours.

Maithripala To Meet Young Professionals To Discuss "Future"

Friday, December 26, 2014
Maithripala To Meet Young Professionals To Discuss "Future"
Restriction's regular applicant Mathripala Sirisena will be tending to an open gathering composed by the Young Professionals Organization of United National Party on Saturday at 9.00 am at the New Town Hall.

UNP Assistant Leader Ravi Karunanayake, previous Vice President of the UNP Imthiaz Bakeer Markar and YPO President and the Chief Opposition Whip of the Western Provincial Council Harshana Rajakaruna should likewise address the social event themed, "The Presidential Election, the Future and You".

Move to capture Common Opposition Candidate?

Friday, December 26, 2014
Move to capture Common Opposition Candidate?
A vile move is said to be in progress to capture Common Opposition competitor Maithripala Sirisena now light after data gave by an inquisitor Dhammika Bandara Illangasinghe to police.

Illangasinghe has told the Mount Lavinia Magistrate that an aggregate of Rs.160 million in outside coin found at his home in Ratmalana was given by Maithripala Sirisena to be given to his uncle.

Illangasinghe is the child of the trouble of the father of the better half of Dhaham who is the child of Maithripala.

Muthuhettigama covertly leaves nation

Friday, December 26, 2014
Muthuhettigama covertly leaves nation
Delegate Minister Nishantha Muthuhettigama has subtly left for Singapore early at the beginning of today (26).

Reports say that his flight (Singapore Airlines SQ 468) took off from Katunayake, Colombo at 12.51 am.

On Dec. 24, Baddegama Magistrate Chandima Edirimanne issued a capture warrant on Muthuhettigama.

UNP calls for solidarity to give surge help

Friday, December 26, 2014
UNP calls for solidarity to give surge help
he quick reaction to the late surge debacle 'must offer approach to mid-term arrangements that guarantee that the influenced groups have the capacity restore their jobs, and recuperate from the loss of their essential method for sustenance -the Maha harvest,' the UNP says.

In an announcement, the UNP says that "all Sri Lankans must be united in an aggregate and true exertion, notwithstanding our different political affiliations and loyalties, to give the best easing to the victimized people."

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Cricket selectors hatchet Chathuranga, take in Rambukwella

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Cricket selectors hatchet Chathuranga, take in Rambukwella
Sri Lankan cricket group selectors have cut out guaranteeing left arm spinner and allrounder Chathuranga de Silva for two trial matches to be played on December 28 and 30 that will choose the squad to tackle New Zealand in a seven-match ODI arrangement beginning one month from now.

The two trial diversions are to be played at the Premadasa stadium in Colombo.
At the same time a striking entrance into the brawl is lean spinner Ramith Rambukwella.
Chathuranga discovers his name just on the stand-by rundown. He was a consistent part of the Sri Lanka A group.

India Releases 30 SL Fishermen

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
India Releases 30 SL Fishermen

India repatriated 30 Lankan anglers, a day after courts in Sri Lanka requested the arrival of 66 Indian anglers captured by its naval force.

"Thirty Sri Lankan anglers discharged by the Tamil Nadu State powers were repatriated to Sri Lanka today (23 December) empowering get-together with their families in time to observe Christmas," External Affairs Ministry here said in proclamation.

The Sri Lankan anglers prepared to leave SLNS Ranagaja at the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) and land at the Kankasanturai harbor this nighttime.

'Police Acted Like Mere Onlookers When Shots Fired At Opposition's Stage'

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
'Police Acted Like Mere Onlookers When Shots Fired At Opposition's Stage'
Police Department is blamed for not acting to keep the shooting in Kolonnawa the previous evening regardless of a few officers being on obligation.

A Shooting occurrence was accounted for the previous evening at the venue of the restriction rally to be held in Kolonnawa today. A furnished gathering opened flame at the phase of the basic restriction's rally in an offer to harm the occasion. The restriction rally was to be tended to by Common Candidate of the resistance Maithripala Sirisena.

Then again, nobody managed wounds because of the episode.

This shooting occurrence happened against a background where the restriction activists claimed that there was "race dread" in the Kolonnawa zone to smother the exercises of the resistance.

Master Govt Protest Turns Into Clash In Front Of Sirikotha

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Master Govt Protest Turns Into Clash In Front Of Sirikotha
A strained circumstance has happened before 'Sirikotha', the UNP base camp, as a master government dissent transformed into a conflict.

The dissent, as per reports, was composed by a master government bunch against the restriction. The dissenters communicated their displeasure regarding the claimed "mystery assention" marked by Common Candidate Maithripala Sirisena and the United National Party. The understanding was "exposed" by previous UNP General Secretary and Health Minister Tissa Attanayake, two days prior.

The conflict ejected when the protestors pelted stones at the UNP central command inciting the individuals who were inside.

"Maithripala Likely To Narrowly Win" : Eurasia Group

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
"Maithripala Likely To Narrowly Win" : Eurasia Group

The New York-based political danger investigation firm Eurasia Group said the resistance's applicant Maithripala Sirisena was liable to "barely win," however that governing gathering could in any case use security powers to dishearten restriction supporters from voting.

"Crisp surrenders from President Rajapakse's decision coalition propose that resistance competitor Maithripala Sirisena will barely win the administration when votes are relied on 8 January," Eurasia's Sasha Riser-Kositsky said in a report discharged Monday night.

He was alluding to Industry and Commerce Minister Rishad Bathiudeen who quit the coalition government on Monday and withdrew the backing of his All Ceylon Makkal (People's) Congress.

Pavithra Promises Harin 50 CTB Busses

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Pavithra Promises Harin 50 CTB Busses
Pastor of Power and Energy Pavithra Wanniarachchi guaranteed Uva Province Opposition Leader Harin Fernando that she will help him employ 50 CTB transports for a gathering at Mahiyangana.

He made this solicitation when she said that the administration has paid to the CTB for the transports which were utilized to transport supporters to the late gathering in Rathnapura. This issue came up when an outside guest asked about seeing transports of Kilinochchi Depot at Rathnapura.

Fernando inquired as to whether he could likewise enlist CTB transports to transport supporters.