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Mon, 18 August 2014 23:11
(NIDAHASA News) A group of Buddhist monks demands government to ban the popular funfair Oktoberfest, fearing an "upcoming" beer brand with the same name could "destroy the country."
Wed, 13 August 2014 02:32
(NIDAHASA News) UN refugee agency called on Sri Lanka government to stop kicking out asylum seekers without a fair hearing.
Mon, 04 August 2014 22:20
(NIDAHASA News) Police was supporting mobs to disrupt a right group meeting in Colombo yesterday (04), US Embassy says.
Wed, 16 July 2014 23:04
(NIDAHASA News) Media minister acknowledged President Rajapaksa has blocked or banned news in many occasions to "avoid troubles" in the country.
Tue, 08 July 2014 03:00
(NIDAHASA News) Australian high court has granted an interim injunction preventing the handover of 153 Tamil asylum seekers from Sri Lanka.
Tue, 01 July 2014 09:24
(NIDAHASA News) Government's attempt to disrupt human right investigations will only be detrimental to the government, UN expert Asma Jahangir says.
Wed, 25 June 2014 00:18
(NIDAHASA News) "If intelligent officers are committing misdeeds instead of doing their jobs, we don't hesitate to expose them," United National Party (UNP) parliamentarian Mangala Samaraweera says.
Fri, 20 June 2014 22:09
Second Edition (NIDAHASA News) Muslim-owned Nolimit fashion store in Panadura was completely destroyed by a fire early this morning (20).
Wed, 18 June 2014 01:41
(NIDAHSSA News) The police curfew that had been imposed in the Aluthgama and Beruwala areas is being lifted this morning as no major incident was reported last night. Army was deployed with effect from yesterday (17). Hundreds of families displaced by the violence still stay at schools and other communal centers.
Tue, 17 June 2014 02:42
(NIDAHASA News) Sri Lanka fears more religious clashes as Buddhist extremist Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) is planning another protest rally in Muslim-dominated Mawanella.
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Hundreds of activists gather to say they want "No More July"
Thu, 24 July 2014 22:50
(NIDAHASA News) "Racism is a butchery where the butcher satisfies us using our own flesh", a young artist expressed his view in an event held in Colombo to commemorate the black July of 1983.
Sri Lanka bans press conference, workshops and press releases for NGO
Tue, 08 July 2014 02:10
Second Edition (NIDAHASA News) Defense ministry have issued orders to all NGOs in the country preventing them from conduct press conferences, workshops, training program for journalists and disseminating press releases.
Pro-Muslim monk's wounds are self-inflicted, Police says
Mon, 23 June 2014 23:09
(NIDAHASA News) Police spokesman says the pro-Muslim monk who was found dumped with cut wounded had inflicted the cuts by himself.
Buddhist monk who criticized extremists abducted and beaten
Wed, 18 June 2014 23:08
(NIDAHASA News) A prominent monk who openly opposed Buddhist extremism was found dumped near a bridge in Panadura with his hands and legs tied.
Violence continues in Aluthgama; death toll could be higher than official figures
Mon, 16 June 2014 13:05
(NIDAHASA News) Jumma mosque in Welipenna was on set on fire by the mobs in this evening (16), eye witnesses say.
Sri Lanka seeks god's help to fix electricity crisis
Fri, 04 April 2014 10:44
(NIDAHASA News) Power and Energy minister offered water to a Buddhist sacred tree and prayed to end the power crisis in the country on Monday (31), a ministry spokesman said.
US wants "continued scrutiny" on Sri Lanka's human rights
Mon, 17 March 2014 22:40
(NIDAHASA News) Sri Lanka needs a "continued scrutiny" from UN's Human Rights Council to address previous and ongoing human right issues, United State (US) says.