Parliament Select Committee activities to be carried out discretely !

The Parliament Select Committee appointed to investigate the Easter Sunday bombings has decided to protect the identity of the witnesses testifying before this commission in the future.

This decision was taken by the select committee which met last afternoon.

Kabir and Haleem reappointed as ministers

Two UNP Parliamentarians Kabir Hashim and Abdul Haleem have today (19) sworn into the ministerial positions held by them before tendering their resignations, according to sources.

Allegation against Thilanga’s brother who accuses Shafi

In the event President Maithripala Sirisena fails to appoint a commission to investigate the allegations against the Kurunegala Hospital’s Dr. Shafi, the All Ceylon Buddhist Congress will appoint an independent commission to conduct an investigation, said its President Jagath Sumathipala.

Resigned ministers, except three, to be assigned back-bench seats tomorrow

The Muslim parliamentarians, who resigned from their respective ministerial portfolios posts, will be assigned back-bench seats during tomorrow’s parliamentary session, says the Sergeant-at-Arms of the Parliament, Mr Narendra Fernando.

No extremism in my blood – Kabir Hashim

Former Minister Kabir Hashim says that he has always acted while staying true to his heart and that every decision he takes is on behalf of the country.