Sri Lanka President’s official website hacked

Sri Lanka President’s official website hacked

The official website of Sri Lanka’s President (www.president.gov.lk) is found to have been hacked when it was visited by Ceylon News at 21.15 (local time) on Thursday (Aug 25). A warning in red by hitherto unknown “Sri Lanka Youth” has urged President Maithripala Sirisena to “stop unnecessary behaviour of the Prime Minister”. The red notice…

Five young Tamil friends drowned in famous UK beach – VIDEO

Five young Tamil friends drowned in famous UK beach – VIDEO

Five best Tamil friends, including two brothers have died after drowning in the sea at Camber Sands in East Sussex on Wednesday. The victims have been identified as Nitharsan Ravi, 22, Inthushan Sriskantharasa, 23, Kobi Nathan, 22, Kenigan Nathan, 19, and Kurushanth Srithavarajah, 27 who had travelled from London in a car to this holiday…

Abducted Muslim businessman found dead in Mawanella

Abducted Muslim businessman found dead in Mawanella

  A young Muslim businessman who was abducted on Sunday night in front of his house in Colombo, has been found dead at Mawanella in the Kegalle district three days later. Police said that the relatives of 29-year old Mohammed Sakeem identified the body Wednesday night at Rukkulegama in Mawanella. The abduction and the murder the Colombo-based…

Call registration of ex-president’s office found deleted

Call registration of ex-president’s office found deleted

Police detectives probing the alleged links of Rajapaksa family members to the high profile murder of popular national rugby player Wasim Thajudeen, have told a Colombo Court that the registration of phone calls made on the day of the murder from the ex-leader’s office, has been found deleted. This included the registration of calls made…

Govt should act fast on releasing Tamil political prisoners: Rajitha – VIDEO

Govt should act fast on releasing Tamil political prisoners: Rajitha – VIDEO

A top cabinet minister Wednesday (Aug 24) said that the government should act fast on releasing the Tamil political prisoners who are being held for several years without proper charges. “The government has to take an urgent decision in this regard. The cannot keep these political prisoners forever,” Cabinet Spokesman Minister Rajitha Senaratne told Ceylon…


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