The Island (Sri Lanka)

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - JVP-led National People’s Power Movement warns it would lead a mass mobilisation campaign if the government does not put an end to suppressive measures and dictatorship.

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) – Foreign Minister tells Swiss Ambassador in Colombo that allegedly abducted embassy employee cannot be permitted to leave country without giving a statement.

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - Britain’s Conservative Party clarifies that it does not propose a two-state solution for Sri Lanka in its election manifesto.

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - Sri Lanka Foreign Ministry requests Singapore government to extradite former Central Bank Governor, Arjuna Mahendran, implicated in the bond scams.

NEW DELHI (The Island/ANN) - Google's India-born Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai will be the CEO at its parent firm Alphabet as its co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin stepped down from its active management.

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - United States donates landslide monitoring instruments to National Building Research Organiaation to facilitate identification of vulnerable areas and issuing of regional warnings.

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - Indian Navy recently reported to have driven away suspicious Chinese vessel operating in the Indian waters, suspected to have been spying on Indian activities in the Island territory of Port Blair.

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - In its election manifesto, Britain’s Conservative Party says it will support a two-state solution for Sri Lanka.

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - Swiss Court finds LTTE not a criminal organisation and releases 12 persons arrested in connection with fund raising for the LTTE.

COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) – Swiss Embassy in Colombo maintains that its allegedly abducted employee could not be questioned on health grounds.