20 January 2019
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Tamil people and all citizens of Sri Lanka need to consolidate the recent progressive changes in SL

gtf-1Global Tamil Forum (GTF) strongly urges the Tamil people and all citizens of Sri Lanka to do their historic duty at the upcoming Parliamentary elections by carefully voting for the parties and candidates with the main objective of consolidating the progressive changes and gains made during the recent past.


General Elections is an opportunity to fortify notable democratic gains made since January

aaggslIn less than a month, the struggle for democracy and good governance in Sri Lanka will face its major test. Voters will be electing their representatives for the Parliament where the law makers will determine the fate of the country for the next five years. And all expectations are that a ‘National Government’ will be formed and tasked with the making of a ‘3rd Republican Constitution’ to steer the war-battered multi-ethnic, multi-religious country to a reconciled and prosperous nation. The question is will the people endure a paradigm shift from the past, or let the bitter past overtake and end that journey of hope abruptly.


I urge the media to be impartial – UPFA candidate Mahinda Rajapaksa

mediaKurunegala district parliament contestant Mahinda Rajapaksa during a rally said that some media organizations are campaigning biased to a one party. He said few media institutions find errors of him and give undue publicity. Therefore he urged all media institutions to campaign impartially.


Live ammunition found in Cadet’s gun before President arrives at prize giving

mr cadetPolice have initiated an investigation after live ammunition was recovered from a weapon of a cadet at the Gampaha Bandaranayake Vidyalaya today right before President Maithripala Sirisena was scheduled to be the Chief Guest at the school’s prize giving.


Rajapaksa ‘Horapalanaya’ - Job Destruction and Increased Unemployment

mr pepoleWhile crown prince “Night Race” Namal raced his Lamborghini around Colombo and Sajin Vaas sipped Rs. 26,000 cognac shots, ordinary Sri Lankan people were suffering from job loss and unemployment. Despite claims of development and historically low unemployment rates by the Rajapaksa regime, a closer look at the statistics tells a different story.


‘Sir, you ruined our party,’ Thilanga tells Mahinda!

mr thilanga“Sir, you are responsible for all the damage. Sir, it is you who made Maithripala leader of the party. You betrayed the party to save your family. Mr. Maithripala did not ask for the party leadership. Sir, you forced it on him to cover up robberies by you and your family. If not, the president would not have become the party leader. If not, the party will not be divided like this today,” former Colombo district MP Thilanga Sumathipala has told Kurunegala district candidate Mahinda Rajapaksa.

He said so when candidate Rajapaksa called him yesterday (22).


PM orders probe into Lankan ISIS fighter

isisPrime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has ordered an investigation into the Sri Lankan man who had allegedly joined ISIS fighters in Syria and killed in an air strike.


Chandana Kathriarachchi, Kesbewa SLFP co-organizer

chandana kaththiarachchiMr. Chandana Kathriarachchi has been appointed as the co-organizer of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) for Kesbewa electorate.


United National Front release its election manifesto

uni manifesto 00The United National Front under the leadership of Prime Minister Ranil Wicramasinghe released their election manifesto today 23rd morning at the Vihara Maha Dewi Park.


Lankans are record holders

mr 23 123Mahinda Rajapaksa is no-2

President Mahinda Rajapaksa "and his family at large" had stashed away US $ 18 billion abroad.  

Rajapaksa and family are number 2 among Heads of State and Government who had stashed away billions abroad according to a list prepared by Transparency International (TI) Germany.


Response: 30 year Bond was it a loss?

arjun RIGHT TO REPUI was very amused after reading this article. I am sure the Poor Governor would have or got someone to write it.  

The Sri Lankan public know what a scoundrel Nivard Cabral was? That is why the Mahinda Rajapakse's clan was sent home, hoping for better times for our country.


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