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Upcoming LG Elections a referendum  

2018-01-17 03:19:07

By Anuradha Herath

National Organizer of the Joint Opposition and UPFA Parliamentarian Dullas Alahapperuma says the Sri Lanka Freedom Party is the ancestral home of the patriots of this country; home to progressive persons, and the sanctuary of the leftists. "Today the UNP has leased it out".

No political solution for Tamil grievances in sight – Ananthy Sasitharan  

2018-01-16 03:26:10

BY Mirudhula Thambiah

Northern Minister of Women Affairs, Ananthy Sasitharan said the International Community had taken a different stance over humanitarian issues in Sri Lanka, thus letting down the war-affected people.

Division in SLFP main reason for UNP victory  

2018-01-15 03:46:13

By Rasika Hemamali

United National Party Gampaha District Member of Parliament Harshana Rajakaruna says, "the division in the SLFP today will be the main reason for our victory."

We don’t endorse Basil’s leadership  

2018-01-11 03:56:01

By Anuradha Herath

New Left Front Leader and Member of Parliament Vasudeva Nanayakkara says that the result of this Local Government election will send a political shock enough to shatter the Government.

Rogues in all Govts should be punished- Akila Viraj Kariyawasam  

2018-01-10 03:23:44

By Ranjith Samarakoon

Minister of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam says that the UNP could have formed a Government alone if they wanted. "But we formed a Government with President Maithripala Sirisena."

EPRLF trying to create confusion – Thurairasasingham  

2018-01-09 03:42:42

BY Mirudhula Thambiah

Ilankai Tamil Arasu Katchi (ITAK) Secretary and former Minister of Agriculture for the Eastern Province, Krishnapillai Thurairasasingham said there will be no change just because the EPRLF broke away from the Tamil National Alliance (TNA).

Mahinda Rajapaksa still an SLFPer - Mahinda Samarasinghe  

2018-01-08 03:04:30

By Rasika Hemamali

Minister of Ports and Shipping Mahinda Samarasinghe says a majority those in the Joint Opposition, who support the 'Lotus Bud' have accusations of corruption against them.

Will one set of rogues punish another set of rogues?  

2018-01-05 03:36:13

By Anuradha Herath

Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna Central Committee Member and Uva Provincial Councillor Samantha Vidyaratne says that if anyone thinks that this Government will punish the wrongdoers in the Treasury Bond scam, his head has to be examined.

We don’t have a mandate to ally with UNP – Pavithra Wanniarachchi  

2018-01-04 03:56:28

By Anuradha Herath

Joint Opposition and UPFA Member of Parliament Pavithra Wanniarachchi says that all political forces except the UNP retrogrades have to be brought together.

All involved in Bond Scam should be tried  

2018-01-03 03:25:23

By Anuradha Herath

Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna Propaganda Secretary, Member of Parliament Vijitha Herath says the JVP is contesting for power in rural areas after its showdown at Tissamaharama.

Government is reasonably unpopular – Sithadthan  

2018-01-02 03:49:04

BY Mirudhula Thambiah

Leader of People's Liberation Organization of Eelam (PLOTE) Dharmalingam Sithadthan said that at this juncture, there is a belief that Rajapaksa may do well at the upcoming elections. If that happens, then the whole process of finding a political solution for the national question will be disturbed or even shelved.

‘Govt. going from strength-to- strength’  

2017-12-28 03:03:45

By Anuradha Herath

Minister of Public Administration Ranjith Madduma Bandara says that there are no clashes between the President and Prime Minister. "Some people are trying to create problems. These two are carrying out their tasks with great understanding".

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