Posts Tagged ‘president’

10 January 2010, Colombo, Sri Lanka – The government in an emergency press briefing today, announced that it will take steps to overhaul the national security strategy of the island. The government defence spokesman, Minister Kokila Bathalahitawanna admitted that a post-war review of the defence plan had exposed glaring gaps in the national security strategy […]


Colombo, Sri Lanka – Sri Lankan news media today, reported that information leaked from secret government documents indicates that the President and Government Defence Spokesman have information identifying those who are responsible for repeated attacks on journalists, abduction of civilians and the alarming deterioration of law and order throughout this small island nation off the […]


Captain resigns

12Feb09

Colombo, Sri Lanka – Mahela Jayawardene, the Sri Lankan Cricket captain was criticised yesterday for setting a bad example by resigning after his team’s dismal performance in the recently concluded one-day international series. His one-time fan and present leader of the opposition accused the Cricketer of making way for a more talented and inspiring leader […]