Day: June 16, 2018

Government like a bull and buffalo-drawn plough: MR

Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday compared the government to a plough being drawn by a bull and a buffalo.



Gama Hadana Gamana launched

The Gama Hadana Gamana parallel to Gramashakthi People’s Movement was launched on Wednesday in the Puttalam District under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena.



NFF requests President Permit Gnanasara Thera to don robe in prison

The National Freedom Front (NFF) led by Parliamentarian Wimal Weerawansa yesterday (15), sought the intervention of President Maithripala Sirisena to ensure that General Secretary of Bodu Bala Sena, Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thera serve his prison term in robes.



Murali, Jayawardene snub desperate Sri Lanka selectors

Sri Lankan cricket legends Mahela Jayawardene and Muttiah Muralitharan have rejected a request to provide consultancy services to the struggling national team, saying they had no “trust in the system”.