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Google launches Srreet View of Sri Lanka

The Island: Google launched its latest facility under Google Maps - ‘Street View’ in Colombo at a function in Colombo spiced by the cosmopolitan beat of drums and dancers and attended by a cross section of the country’s press corp at the Park Street Mews last Thursday.

Seven continents, 50 countries and five million miles traveled boasts the website under which is intended to add a panoramic view of the locations on Google Maps without the focus of faces and number plates to respect individual privacy.
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Mahinda said Ranil also coming : Maithripala

The Island: The Joint Oppositions Presidential candidate Maithripala Sirisena said on Thursday that about eleven hours before he defected to Opposition ranks, President Mahinda Rajapaksa had told him that UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe was joining the government.

Addressing a JOF election meeting at Kirulapone, Sirisena recalled that in response to the Presidents sarcastic reference to Wickremesinghe, he had smilingly replied "Yes , Sir, he is coming."

"The Rajapaksas are accusing me of having deserted them after eating hoppers at the last SLFP meeting I attended. What did they expect me to do? Throw away the food that is offered? Only uncultured people would have done that," he said.
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Sri Lanka Air Force Plane Crashes, Killing 4

Sri Lanka Air Force Plane Crashes, Killing 4 - ABC News: A Sri Lankan air force plane crashed Friday outside the island's capital, killing four and injuring one, air force and police said.

Air force spokesman Gihan Seneviratne said the plane crashed in foggy weather early Friday in Authrugiriya just outside the capital Colombo.

Seneviratne said the plane was flying between two airports near Colombo and the pilot had reported difficulty in locating his landing strip.
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Another pillar of UNP,Harin Fernando to government?

Another pillar of UNP,Harin Fernando to government?�|�Lanka Cyber News: It is reported that the opposition leader of the UVA provincial council,former Member of parliament Harin Fernando is to cross over to the government.
In this regard Harin Fernando has had discussions with the defense secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa last night.
Further developments would be known.
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Bowling action accepted by ICC, Sachitra could bowl again

Bowling action accepted by ICC, Sachitra could bowl again�|�Lanka Cyber News: The international cricket council has confirmed that the bowling action of spin bowler Sachitra Senanayake as legal after his action was corrected after a training course.
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Video: Harin determined to take control of Uva PC

Video: Harin determined to take control of Uva PC ::: ::: Breaking News: Mr. Fernando said it would be possible to present affidavits by a sufficient number of provincial councillors to the High Court and get an order to reconvene the council.

He said he would take control of the provincial council soon as he was able to muster a majority. “It is only a matter of a date and a time as the discussions are now on with three ruling party members to decide on a date and a time to cross over,” he said.
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Sri Lankan Candidate Rejects Tamil Federalism Plan - ABC News

Sri Lankan Candidate Rejects Tamil Federalism Plan - ABC News: In an agreement with a major Buddhist political party, an opposition presidential candidate in Sri Lanka said Tuesday that he opposes a proposal from ethnic Tamil leaders for a federal model granting greater autonomy to provinces to solve the country's decades-long ethnic conflict.

Maithripala Sirisena also agreed with the National Heritage Party, led by a Buddhist monk, to preserve the constitutional prominence given to Buddhism.

The two parties made the pact as opposition parties try to unseat President Mahinda Rajapaksa in the Jan. 8 elections. Rajapaksa has ruled for 10 years, and is going for his third term in office.
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Sri Lanka batsman Mahela Jayawardene sits out third ODI for personal reasons

Sri Lanka batsman�Mahela Jayawardene sits out third ODI for personal reasons | Daily Mail Online: Meanwhile, England will begin World Cup preparations earlier than planned, after Cricket Australia amended tri-series programme

PUBLISHED: 07:49 GMT, 2 December 2014 | UPDATED: 15:54 GMT, 2 December 2014

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Key Sri Lanka batsman Mahela Jayawardene will miss the third one-day international against England in Hambantota on Wednesday for personal reasons.

A Sri Lanka Cricket team spokesman confirmed Jayawardene's absence, and the call-up of Ashan Priyanjan as his replacement.

'He asked to miss the match, for personal reasons, and permission was granted by the board,' the spokesman said.
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Vietnam calls for FTA, Says "Trade means not Tea and Rice"

Vietnam calls for FTA | DailyFT - Be Empowered: Stepping up its trade cooperation with Sri Lanka, Vietnam said that it was working towards establishing a groundbreaking FTA with Sri Lanka.
In view of this, Sri Lanka has promptly appointed its first-ever trade officer to Vietnam, the world’s fifth largest apparel exporter which is ready to partner with Sri Lanka’s own apparel industry.
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Common Opposition Ink the Deal sans JVP, JHU

The Island: Common opposition presidential candidate Maithripala Sirisena yesterday at the Open Air Theatre of the Viharamahadevi Park signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with several political parties, promising to form an all- party government for a period of two years and to abolish the executive presidency within 100 days.

The MoU also contains promises to repeal the 18th amendment to the Constitution, abolish the preferential voting system and reduce the cost of living through salary increases in the public and private sectors.
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