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Amnesty backs UNHRC reports

Amnesty International calls on the government to speed up reconciliation efforts and backs UNHRC report


UN says Sri Lanka leadership lacks “common vision”

UN human rights chief says Sri Lanka has failed to fully implement its commitments to ensure accountability.


Lanka rejects war crimes courts with foreign judges

Sri Lanka which is yet to fulfill most of the promises made to the UN with regard to post-war reconciliation has rejected foreign judges in war crimes courts


Singapore rejects Sirisena’s assertion over Mahendran

President Sirisena says he is disappointed government with the government of Singapore over the Arjuna Mahendran affair.


Humanities and social science graduates struggling – UGC

UGC Chairman says Humanities and Social Science graduates are struggling to find employment.


Bribery Commission launches national action plan amidst allegations of negligence

The Bribery Commission launched a five year project today to eradicate bribery and corruption in Sri Lanka


Full statement by Sri Lanka Foreign Minister at HRC40

This is the full statement of the Sri Lanka Foreign Minister Tilak Marapana delivered on Wednesday in Geneva at the Human Rights Council


Sri Lanka will get breather to fulfill reconciliation promise in Geneva

As Sri Lanka heads into crucial sessions with the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva this week, the delegates representing Colombo at the parley will be hamstrung by divisions within the Government back home.


SLPP – SLFP talks held today

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna and the Sri Lanka Freedom Party held a second round of discussions today at the Opposition Leaders office in Colombo.


SL to host two major international higher education events

Sri Lanka is set to host two back-to-back international conferences on quality assurance of higher education in March, this year.


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