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Court returns Wimals passport

Court returns Wimals passport

The Negombo Magistrate this morning (28) returned the passport of MP Wimal Weerawansa, Ada Derana reporter says. MORE...

October 28, 2015  10:29 am|

Wimal praises Russias role in confronting ISIS

Wimal praises Russias role in confronting ISIS

Parliamentarian Wimal Weerawansa has praised the Russian Government and the Russian Forces over its military invention in destroying the ISIS/ISIL terrorist strongholds in Syria. MORE...

October 14, 2015  03:22 pm|

Dont act like monkeys, says PM

Dont act like monkeys, says PM

The decision on the opposition leader post sparked uproar in parliament when Colombo district MP Wimal Weerawansa this morning (3) questioned the government on the validity of the new appointment. MORE...

September 3, 2015  12:46 pm|

Wimal gives statement at FCID

Wimal gives statement at FCID

The Leader of the National Freedom Front (NFF) and former Minister Wimal Weerawansa arrived at the Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID) to give a statement today. MORE..

August 21, 2015  10:03 am|

Shashi Weerawansa arrives at FCID

Shashi Weerawansa arrives at FCID

Shashi Weerawansa, wife of former Minister Wimal Weerawansa, today arrived at the Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) to give a statement. MORE..

August 20, 2015  10:22 am|

Mahinda signs nominations to contest from Kurunegala

Mahinda signs nominations to contest from Kurunegala

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Thursday (09) signed nominations to contest under the United Peoples Freedom Alliance ticket for the Kurunegala electoral district, National Freedom Front (NFF) Leader Wimal Weerawansa said.

July 9, 2015  11:35 am|

Shashi Weerawansa grilled by FCID

Shashi Weerawansa grilled by FCID

Former Minister Wimal Weerawansas wife, Shashi Weerawansa, arrived at the Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID) to give a statement regarding a property transaction. MORE..

June 4, 2015  10:02 am|

Over 100 MPs signed no-confidence motion against PM - Wimal

Over 100 MPs signed no-confidence motion against PM - Wimal

National Freedom Front (NFF) leader Wimal Weerawansa says that the motion of no-confidence against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will be submitted today. MORE..

June 3, 2015  06:08 pm|

Shashi Weerawansas passport and NIC forged: CID informs court

Shashi Weerawansas passport and NIC forged: CID informs court

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) today informed court that the diplomatic passport and National Identity Card (NIC) of former Minister Wimal Weerawansas wife Shashi Weerawansa, have been forged. MORE..

May 15, 2015  02:04 pm|

Will bring no-confidence motion against Ranil - Wimal

Will bring no-confidence motion against Ranil - Wimal

Former Minister Wimal Weerawansa says that a motion of no confidence will be brought against Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe. MORE..

May 9, 2015  10:02 am|

FUTA condemns attack on former president

FUTA condemns attack on former president

Condemning the Fridays attack on Dr Nirmal Ranjith Dewasiri and Dr Kumudu Kusum Kumara, the Federation of University Teachers Associations today said that the incident is a grim reminder of the political culture that people thought they had defeated on January 08. MORE..

May 3, 2015  12:04 pm|

57 MPs visit Mahinda Rajapaksa

57 MPs visit Mahinda Rajapaksa

Around fifty-seven Members of Parliament today visited former President Mahinda Rajapaksa at his Carlton House in Tangalle. MORE..

April 16, 2015  12:31 pm|

Over 26 SLFP MPs attend Ratnapura rally

Over 26 SLFP MPs attend Ratnapura rally

Over 26 Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Parliamentarians attend a public rally currently being held in Ratnapura urging Mahinda Rajapaksa to be nominated as the partys Prime Ministerial candidate. MORE..

March 26, 2015  05:24 pm|

Weerawansa questioned about his assets and liabilities

Weerawansa questioned about his assets and liabilities

Former Minister Wimal Weerawansa is being questioned by the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery and Corruption in relation to his assets and liabilities, an official said. MORE...

March 9, 2015  11:06 am|

Even wives of politicians must be protected from govt - MR

Even wives of politicians must be protected from govt - MR

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa today said that not only politicians but even their wives and children have to be safeguarded from the government now as they are being harassed one by one. MORE..

February 27, 2015  06:30 pm|

Shashi Weerawansa released on bail

Shashi Weerawansa released on bail

Former Minister Wimal Weerawansas wife Shashi Weerawansa, who was arrested and remanded on charges of falsifying documents to obtain a diplomatic passport, has been granted bail by the Colombo Magistrates Court. MORE..

February 27, 2015  11:09 am|

I too have falsified documents Sannasgala

I too have falsified documents  Sannasgala

Popular author and tutor Upul Shantha Sannasgala says that the arrest of Shashi Weerawansa was not due to an issue with her, but an issue regarding her spouse ex-Minister Wimal Weerawansas backbone. MORE..

February 25, 2015  02:30 pm|

No bail for Wimals wife

No bail for Wimals wife

Shashi Weerawansa, the wife of ex-Minister Wimal Weerawansa was further remanded until 4 March by the Colombo Magistrate, this afternoon (25). MORE...

February 25, 2015  01:55 pm|

Court orders prison hospital to take charge of Wimals wife

Court orders prison hospital to take charge of Wimals wife

The Colombo Chief Magistrate has directed the Prisons Hospital doctor to take charge of Shashi Weerawansa, who is being treated at a private hospital in Malabe while under arrest. MORE..

February 24, 2015  02:35 pm|

Weerawansa denies allegations

Weerawansa denies allegations

Ex-Minister Wimal Weerawansa on Monday (23) denied allegations leveled against his wife describing it as a totally false complaint. MORE...

February 23, 2015  04:16 pm|

CID grills Wimal Weerawansa

CID grills Wimal Weerawansa

Ex-Minister Wimal Weerawansa has been summoned to the Police Headquarters on Monday (23) morning and is being questioned by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) officers, a senior police officer told Ada Derana. MORE...

February 23, 2015  11:55 am|

Wimal Weerawansas wife arrested

Wimal Weerawansas wife arrested

Shashi Weerawansa, wife of former Minister Wimal Weerawansa, who was under investigation for allegedly submitting forged documents to get a diplomatic passport, has been arrested by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), Police Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana said. MORE...

February 22, 2015  07:42 pm|

Mahinda Rajapaksa goes to jail

Mahinda Rajapaksa goes to jail

Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa spent time briefly at the main prison in Colombo visiting his recently acquired ally Tissa Attanayake. MORE...

February 9, 2015  03:24 pm|

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