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TNA says will agree for conditional talks

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) says it is ready for conditional talks with President Mahinda Rajapksa to reach a political solution to the Tamil issue.

President did not meet LTTE supporters - Government

The Government today denied claims that President Mahinda Rajapaksa had met LTTE supporters during his last visit to the United States.

Government fail to fulfill promises: Swaminathan

For the last nine years the government had forgotten the people of this country and were only concentrating mostly on the development of roads and other development projects in Hambantota on the borrowed capital from the Chinese Government, paying excessive interest rates and burdening the people.

Court Dismisses Legal Action Against Tamil Provincial Councilors Seeking "Genocide Probe"

The Court of Appeal today dismissed a writ application filed by a resident of Nugegoda who sought a writ of mandamus order directing the Inspector General of Police (IGP) and the attorney General (AG) to take legal action against 33 members of Northern Provincial Council (NPC) and Eastern Provincial Council (EPC) for urging former UN Human Rights High Commissioner Navanidan Pillai through a letter to determine if genocide has taken place in Sri Lanka.

Advising people to evacuate is the responsibility of officers: To follow instructions is Estate owner's duty

President Mahinda Rajapaksa said that the responsibility of the government officers is to advise to evacuate people from disaster prone areas, and to follow such instruction is the duty of estate owners.

Opposition leader to visit landslide victims tomorrow

Opposition leader Ranil Wickramasinghe schedule to visit Koslanda war victims at 9.00 am tomorrow.

6 Days of Darkness in December 2014 - NASA

The report "NASA Confirms Earth Will Experience 6 Days of Total Darkness in December 2014.

Landslide warning - 80 Families displaced

300 Individual from 80 families residing in the Uvagale estate in the Lindhula police division in Talawakele are requested to vacate the site and they are temporarily residing in the Tangale Tamil Maha Vidiyalayam.

US express condolences to landslide victims

The United States extends its deepest condolences to the Government of Sri Lanka and the families affected by the recent landslides in Koslanda.

Government considering declaration of a day of national mourning

The government is considering declaration of a day of national mourning over the tragedy of death and devastation caused by the landslide Miriyabedda village in Haldummulla.