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Parliament debate on bond report today

The Parliamentary debate on the Bond Commission report and PRECIFAC reports will be held at 10.30 a.m., today (February 06). The debate is expected to continue until 4.00pm will then be adjourned till February 20. Speaker Karu Jayasuriya convened the special sitting on the request of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. …

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Lankan cops rush to Dubai to bring back Udayanga – Minister

Police officers would be sent to Dubai soon to bring former diplomat Udayanga Weeratunga back to the country, Minister of Law and Order Sagala Ratnayaka said yesterday, addressing a public meeting at Mawarala, in the Matara District.   “Our diplomatic mission and the Foreign ministry are currently working with the …

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Arjun Aloysius and Kasun Palisena re-remanded

The owner of Perpetual Treasuries Limited Arjun Aloysius and CEO Kasun Palisena were re-remanded till February 16 by the Fort Magistrate a short while ago. Arjun Aloysius and Kasun Palisena were produced again before Fort Magistrate earlier today (05). They were arrested by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) yesterday (04) …

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Udayanga detained at Dubai airport

Former Sri Lankan Ambassador to Russia Udayanga Weeratunga had been reportedly detained at the Dubai Airport this morning, while in transit to the United States, sources said. He was to be handed over to the Dubai Police by the immigration officers. Udayanga Weeratunga, Sri Lanka’s former envoy to Russia was …

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Forward march on the way paved by D.S. Senanayake

The Rt. Hon. D.S. Senanayake brought all communities together 70 years ago to gain independence and paved the way for the country to march forward to an independent and prosperous future, said minister Daya Gamage today. He was speaking at an Independence Day ceremony in Ampara, also attended by deputy …

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