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Azzam Ameen
BBC Reporter/Producer, BBC Sinhala, Colombo,Sri Lanka only personal views !!
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Azzam Ameen 13h
PM responds to President Sirisena on Executive Presidency Special Cabinet. "President called me at 8.16 that morning asking me whether to call a special cabinet to discuss the 20th amendment"
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Azzam Ameen 18h
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has appointed a five member Presidential Commission of Inquiry to probe Easter Sunday Attacks.
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Nazly Ahmed Sep 21
Quite a crowd near the Lotus Tower. Even there is an Ice Cream seller here at the moment. People are bit disappointed that they are not allowed in despite it was open this week.
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Azzam Ameen Sep 21
President takes on PM "He is lying saying I called the Special Cabinet to abolish the Executive Presidency, It was his request and he sent the cabinet paper which he later withdraw secretly."
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Azzam Ameen Sep 21
8 web journalists who were arrested by the CID in 2012 accusing them of dishonoring then President Mahinda Rajapaksa and treason were released by the Colombo Magistrate's Court yesterday. Journalists were on bail since 2013. - Sri Lanka Mirror
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Manjula Basnayake Sep 21
Solicitor general Dilrukshi Dias Wickremasinghe has urged Nissanka Senadhipathi publish the entire telephone conversation without editing, doctoring and distorting the contentsb & whose telephone you called and the reasons why the said minister passed the telephone to me.
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Azzam Ameen Sep 20
"I know both how to break the law and make the law" Justice Ministry to launch an investigation into the leaked alleged telephone conversation between Solicitor General/Former Bribery DG Dilrukshi Dias & Avant Garde Chairman Nissanka Senadhipathi.
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Azzam Ameen Sep 20
"Reminded how he similarly smuggled amendments to PC election Act resulting in all PC’s in limbo." Minister
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Azzam Ameen Sep 20
Veteran Sri Lankan Journalist Chulawansa Sirilal passed away this morning. He is the father of Reuters Journalist
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Azzam Ameen Sep 20
The Geological Survey and Mines Bureau spent Rs 1.5 million for a project in Mihinthale. Plaque of the project costed Rs 700,000 - COPE
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BBC News Sinhala Sep 20
“අපේ ලෝකය බේර ගනිමු!”, දේශගුණ විපර්යාස උද්ඝෝෂණ ලොව පුරා Protesters worldwide demand action on
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Azzam Ameen Sep 20
China's ALIT issues a statement on President Sirisena's recent controversial statement over the Lotus Tower saying ALIT had disappeared with Rs 2 Billion via
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Azzam Ameen Sep 20
Correction : No request from CID to arrest Former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa for campaigning in 2005 Presidential election while in Sri Lanka on a tourist visa as a US Citizen. CID only reported progress of the investigation to court.
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Azzam Ameen Sep 20
"We can't abolish the Executive Presidency without the support of SLPP because we don't have 150 MPs (2/3) in Parliament. Political parties should decide it & then people has to endorse it" PM
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Azzam Ameen Sep 20
Replying to @HimalWijekoon
No
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Azzam Ameen Sep 20
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya office denies reports that Speaker had made a written request to be named as the UNP Presidential Election Candidate.
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Azzam Ameen Sep 20
Cabinet approves an interim monthly allowance of Rs 6000 to families of missing persons including family members of armed forces who have Certificates of Absence. Allowance to be provided until the newly established Office of Reparations provides compensation - Finance Ministry
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Azzam Ameen Sep 19
Replying to @riju_w
Media not allowed
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Azzam Ameen Sep 19
Parliamentary select committee on Easter Sunday's attacks currently hearing evidence from President Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat.
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Azzam Ameen Sep 19
"Embassy found the ALIT company had moved to a different location, as well as withdrawn from the Lotus Tower project without informing TRCSL" SL ambassador to China Karunasena Kodithuwakku issues a clarification statement on President Sirisena's Lotus Tower Project remarks
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