20 January 2019
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Bribery Commission in trouble trying to frame 43rd CJ


shirani exclusiveThe complaint lodged by the Bribery Commission alleging 43rd chief justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake had not declared her assets is likely to boomerang on the commission, according to internal sources at the commission.


Mobitel CEO Kapila Chandrasena’s Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde work!

kapila mobitelKapila Chandrasena, aka ‘Komis Kapila’, came to Mobitel as its CEO on 02 May 2013. Previously, he had been its chief marketing officer, but had been sacked due to irregularities he had committed. It is well known that he had returned with the blessings of Sri Lanka Telecom boss Nimal Welgama. Read more...

Govt. to buy Hutch at inflated price!

tele hutchThe management has decided to sell Hutch company for 100 million USD, but Mobitel, a majority of whose shares is owned by the government, is preparing to buy it for 132 million USD. Read more...

President had secret meeting with BBS!

mr gnasaraPresident Mahinda Rajapaksa had a secret meeting with Bodu Bala Sena representatives last night (23), say Temple Trees sources. This meeting had been arranged by defence ministry secretary Nandasena Gotabhaya. Read more...

Nishantha buys house in Australia!

nishanatha ranathungaexclusSecretary of Sri Lanka Cricket Nishantha Ranatunga has bought a house in Australia, reports say.

A Sri Lankan expatriate, Manjula Munasinghe, has facilitated the buying of the house by Ranatunga. Read more...

Crisis in filling vacancies in the Supreme Court!

court exclusiveThe president is faced with a serious dilemma on how to fill vacancies in the Supreme Court which is now having four of its allotted 11 judges gone on retirement, said internal sources of the government. It is quite a challenge for him to choose judges who will be willing to amend the constitution to pave the way for presidential polls before November 17 this year, and also are loyal to his government. Read more...

Mahinda on his knees before World Bank to escape from Chandrika!

chandrika imfThe Sri Lankan government, at the instigation of president Mahinda Rajapaksa, has gone down on its knees before the IMF and pleaded that former president Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga be not allowed to attend a meeting of Club Madrid, a grouping of former heads of states, that is being held parallel to the annual meeting of the World Bank and the IMF in Washington. Read more...

President tells Dullas to set Ranil, Mangala against each other

ranil mangalaSince the mudslinging campaign targeting Mangala Samaraweera by the state-run media has been a total failure, the president has advised minister Dullas Alahapperuma, who is in charge of the government’s media mechanism, to implement a different strategy. His advice has been to create a dispute between UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe and Mangala Samaraweera by spreading that the latter was working in the secret to bring former president Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga as the common opposition candidate at the next presidential election. Read more...

Borella OIC ‘killers’ are due to be shot tonight!

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Two of the three suspects arrested over the death of Borella police OIC Prasad Siriwardena who died while attempting to bring down a rubber tree half-cut by protestors during a public demonstration at Thunnana in Hanwella last week, are due to die tonight (23), CID sources say. The third suspect is yet to be arrested.


Nephew to expel Thoda to become king!

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A conspiracy is reportedly being hatched to expel minister Arumugam Thondaman from his position as leader of the Ceylon Workers Congress, and appoint his sister’s son Senthil Thondaman to the position. Senthil Thondaman is presently the Uva province minister of industries and culture.


President-Hakeem clash, a hoax!


mr hakeem exclusiveThe so-called clash between the president and Sri Lanka Muslim Congress leader Rauff Hakeem is in fact a publicity stunt invented through the media that is being carried out in mutual understanding between the two, a senior government minister told ‘Lanka News Web.’


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