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Gunarathnam Alive – Gota Admitted Short While Ago

By Colombo Telegraph – Frontline Socialist Party (FSP)  leader  Premakumar Gunaratnam alias Kumar Mahaththaya alias Noel Mudalige surrounded to Sri Lakan police  Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa told Independent Television Network (ITN)short while ago. Gunarathnam will be charged for many cases.  But he did not say anything about Dimuthu Atigala.  According to our sources, after the live talk-show while having an informal […]

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Gota Asked Aussies To Prove Gunaratnam’s Arrival In Sri Lanka

By Colombo Telegraph – Defence Secretary Gotabhaya has asked the Australian government to provide details of the leader of JVP dissident group leader  Premakumar Gunaratnam’s arrival in Sri Lanka. He made this request when Australian High Commissioner in Colombo, Robyn Mudie, took up the issue of his disappearance with the government over the weekend.  Defence Secretary […]

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WikiLeaks: Abductions Has Again Taken Center Stage In Sri Lanka

By Colombo Telegraph – “The issue of abductions has again taken center stage in Sri Lanka as President Rajapaksa prepares to travel to Geneva to deliver a speech to the International Labor Organization on June 15 and meet with Louise Arbour. On June 1, President Rajapaksa announced a new committee designed to aid family members […]

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Geneva Files: Kshenuka At The Centre Of Financial And Diplomatic Scandal

By Colombo Telegraph – An audit report of the Ministry of External Affairs has seriously implicated Kshenuka Senewiratne, Additional Secretary, Ministry of External Affairs, former High Commissioner to the UK and former Ambassador/Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva, according to sources in the ministry who wish to remain anonymous. Accordingly, after she took over as […]

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Breaking News: Leader Of The JVP Dissident Group Premakumar Gunaratnam Is Abducted

By Colombo Telegraph-  JVP dissident group leader  Premakumar Gunaratnam alias Kumar Mahaththaya and  another leader Dimithu Atigala were abducted yesterday night from two safe houses where they lived, sources close to Gunaratnam told the Colombo Telegraph. “Abductors have traced Gunaratnam through Dimithu Artigala’s mobile phone” sources further told. Read more details here ; Abduction Of Political Activists […]

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WikiLeaks: Basil Conceded Pre-Election Contacts With The LTTE

By Colombo Telegraph – “Basil Rajapaksa conceded to Ambassador (ref B) that the pre-election contacts with the LTTE had taken place. It is not yet established that money changed hands in these meetings or what Kanthan may have done subsequently with the funds.” the US Embassy informed Washington. The Colombo Telegraph found the related leaked cable from […]

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Justice For Bharatha: Wife Appointed As A Coordinating Secretary To The President

By Colombo Telegraph – Sumana Premachandra the widow of late Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra is appointed as a coordinating secretary to the President Mahinda Rajapaksa. A letter signed by her shows her official designation and her office address as; Presidential Secretariat, Galle Face, Colombo 1. Her appointment is unknown to many people who are in the […]

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WikiLeaks: Financial Intelligence Unit Was Forced To Sign The Order Of Freezing Alles’ Accounts

By Colombo Telegraph –  “A confidential source within the FIU told us the government was apparently using the FIU to harass and intimidate Alles. The former head of the FIU had declined to sign the order freezing Alles’ accounts, saying there was no legal basis for doing so. He relented, under intense pressure from Central […]

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WikiLeaks: Alles’ Had Been Providing Free After-School Tutoring To Rajapaksa’s Son

By Colombo Telegraph –  “Pol Chief met family members of Tiran Alles on June .Alles’ parents are well-known and respected educators who have founded several schools in Sri Lanka, and who have educated many of Sri Lanka’s elite. Most recently, one of their schools had been providing free after-school tutoring to President Rajapaksa’s youngest son […]

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Now Trying To ‘White Van’ My Reputation – Dayan J

By Colombo Telegraph –  “Sri Lanka Ambassador to France, Dr. Dayan Jayatilleka hit back hard at the External Affairs Ministry yesterday, claiming ‘Power hungry conspiratorial elements are now trying to ‘white van’ my reputation, instead of examining how, why and where they failed in Geneva.’”, Ceylon Today reports. Dr. Jayatilleka was responding to the show […]

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