British Cross party British MPs urge action over Sri Lanka’s political crisis

Cross party British MPs urge action over Sri Lanka’s political crisis A cross party group of British MPs, the All Party Parliamentary Group for Tamils (APPGT) have urged the UK government to take urgent action over the… Read More   British MPs probe UK govt’s commitment to accountability in Sri Lanka British parliamentarians today fielded questions […]

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Sirisena To Convene Parliament On November 05 Amid Severe International Pressure To Uphold Democracy

Sirisena To Convene Parliament On November 05 Amid Severe International Pressure To Uphold Democracy After discussions with Speaker Karu Jayasuriya yesterday, President Maithripala Sirisena has agreed to convene Parliament on November 05, reversing his earlier order to convene it on November 16. President Sirisena – Leader of the SLFP Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, in a […]

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Mahinda is politically destroyed, Ranil is not

https://lankanewsweb.net/news/special-news/34322-mahinda-is-politically-destroyed,-ranil-is-not   Did Maithripala Sirisena, who put Mahinda Rajapksa in a greater trouble, do everything for the needs of the country? Or for personal political objectives? The only thing everyone living in Sri Lanka or interested in Sri Lanka’s politics must request from the citizens of the country is to refrain from engaging in any […]

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Defiant Ranil Steps Out of “Temple Trees” Clad in Bullet-proof Vest

Defiant Ranil Steps Out of “Temple Trees” Clad in Bullet-proof Vest To Address Huge Crowds Demonstrating Against “Attempted Coup” By Maithripala and Mahinda to Retain Power Through Extra-Constutional Means Thousands of protestors yesterday Oct (30) thronged the Liberty Roundabout in an unexpectedly massive show of support for mounting calls on the Speaker of Parliament to […]

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Sri Lanka’s Tamils are at imminent risk after Rajapaksa’s return – PEARL advocacy director

Article Author:  Mario Arulthas     Writing in Al Jazeera, the Advocacy Director for the Washington DC-based People for Equality and Relief in Lanka (PEARL), and a Human Rights Fellow at the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership, Mario Arulthas, urged the international community to take urgent action to protect Tamils in Sri Lanka […]

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