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Oct2016

Fireworks at COPE

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Fireworks ensued at the meeting of the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) yesterday, with Chairman of the oversight body stepping aside in protest against UNP members allegedly exerting undue influence on a draft report on the Central Bank Treasury Bond issue and delaying the report’s presentation to Parliament, which was ... Read More
October 25, 2016admin
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18

Oct2016
Director General of Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption (CIABOC) Dilrukshi Dias Wickramasinghe tendered her resignation yesterday, as the fallout continues from President Maithripala Sirisena’s furious outburst against Government agencies investigating corruption last week. Wickramasinghe, a former Additional Solicitor General and President’s Counsel, tendered her resignation to President Sirisena ... Read More
October 18, 2016admin
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18

Oct2016
The head of Sri Lanka's anti-corruption body resigned on Monday, government officials said, days after President Maithripala Sirisena implied her agency was favoring the rival party of his prime minister. Dilrukshi Wickramasinghe has headed probes into alleged corruption involving top officials in the former government of ex-president Mahinda Rajapaksa, including his ... Read More
October 18, 2016admin
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04

Aug2016
The Speaker Karu Jayasuriya signed the Right to Information Act today (4th August 2016).  Accordingly, the Right to Information Act is effective from today. Although the general public can apply for the required information with effect from today, a period of 6 months will be needed, starting from today to ... Read More
August 4, 2016admin