CCTV video footage shows attack on Colombo night club

CCTV video footage shows attack on Colombo night club

🕔22:54, 9.Oct 2016

CCTV video footage which surfaced on social media today shows the attack on a Colombo night club. The attack on the Clique night club in Colombo early Saturday morning reportedly involved supporters of a son of a VVIP. The attack took

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Video of young Lankan girl controlling elephant

Video of young Lankan girl controlling elephant

🕔11:58, 11.Jun 2016

Astonishing footage of a modern-day David vs Goliath confrontation has emerged – with the underdog being a small girl. In an almost spooky fashion, a child has been filmed walking right up to an approaching elephant on a road and seemingly

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Video of young Lankan girl controlling elephant goes viral

Video of young Lankan girl controlling elephant goes viral

🕔11:35, 11.Jun 2016

Astonishing footage of a modern-day David vs Goliath confrontation has emerged – with the underdog being a small girl, the Daily Mail reported. In an almost spooky fashion, a child has been filmed walking right up to an approaching elephant

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US Congress committee hearing on Sri Lanka

US Congress committee hearing on Sri Lanka

🕔10:58, 10.Jun 2016

A US Congress committee on foreign relations has expressed disappointment at President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe’s decision to reject foreign judges in the domestic accountability process on the war. The views were expressed when the Congress Foreign

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Speaker Karu Jayasuriya makes public video of clash in Parliament

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya makes public video of clash in Parliament

🕔19:46, 5.May 2016

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya today made public the video showing the clash which took place in Parliament on Tuesday. Some members of Parliament urged the Speaker to release the video to the media as there was a dispute as to who

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Dilan accuses Ranil of double standards when arresting people

Dilan accuses Ranil of double standards when arresting people

🕔23:02, 31.Jan 2016

State Minister and Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Parliamentarian Dilan Perera today accused Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe of double standards when arresting people. Perera expressed disappointment at the arrest of Yoshitha Rajapaksa, the son of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa. However he

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Gamini Lokuge’s slip of tongue goes viral

Gamini Lokuge’s slip of tongue goes viral

🕔17:07, 9.Aug 2015

United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) member Gamini Lokuge, speaking at an election rally, has mistakenly said that the people are behind Ranil Wickremesinghe at the August 17 Parliamentary election. His slip of tongue has gone viral on social media and Uva

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Foreign Ministry spokesperson’s press conference

Foreign Ministry spokesperson’s press conference

🕔20:09, 27.May 2015

  Press conference by Foreign Ministry spokesperson Mahishini Colonne at the Foreign Ministry on May 27 – 2015.  

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A love like this…..coming soon

A love like this…..coming soon

🕔22:52, 22.May 2015

Official song

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On the set of ‘A common man’

On the set of ‘A common man’

🕔19:44, 7.Jan 2014

Colombo Gazette goes on location during the filming of the movie ‘A common man’ in Colombo Directed by Chandran Rutnam.

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Navi Pillay speaks to Colombo Gazette

Navi Pillay speaks to Colombo Gazette

🕔11:54, 1.Sep 2013

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay – who concluded a seven-day visit to Sri Lanka– said she is happy about post-war developments, particularly in the North, but sounded rather pessimistic about the government’s progress in issues related to

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CDS Jayasuriya briefs the media

CDS Jayasuriya briefs the media

🕔23:28, 23.Aug 2013

Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Jagath Jayasuriya addressing the media in Sri Lanka.

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Dayasiri makes the shift

Dayasiri makes the shift

🕔23:25, 26.Jul 2013

Former UNP MP Dayasiri Jayasekera speaks to the media after announcing he had resigned from his party and joined the government. UNP MP Harin Fernando responded to the announcement.            

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Kingston records Sri Lankan track

Kingston records Sri Lankan track

🕔09:30, 13.Jul 2013

International chart topping singer Sean Kingston has recorded a music video for the Carlton Super 7’s 2013 Rugby tournament in Colombo. Titled ‘Celebrate’ the music video features several locations in Sri Lanka and the US as well as visuals from

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Dullas questions police on love (Video)

Dullas questions police on love (Video)

🕔22:49, 15.Jun 2013

Youth Affairs Minister Dullas Alahapperuma says there is nothing wrong in falling in love and the police have no right to arrest young couples who just hold hands or sit together under an umbrella.  

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Wimal’s dual role

Wimal’s dual role

🕔13:46, 12.Apr 2013

Minister Wimal Weerawansa is usually seen in parliament or on stage making political speeches. However recently at an event in Moratuwa the Minister put aside politics to try out singing. Video by Indika Sri Aravinda  

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Bodu Bala Sena target clothes stores

Bodu Bala Sena target clothes stores

🕔19:58, 29.Mar 2013

The Bodu Bala Sena speaking against some leading clothes stores in Sri Lanka.      

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CBK hits out at parliament VIDEO

CBK hits out at parliament VIDEO

🕔09:24, 1.Mar 2013

Former President Chandrika Kumaratunga has slammed parliament and other provincial and local council politicians in the country saying most of them are murderers, thieves and uneducated.

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Fonseka warns UN will probe war in Lanka VIDEO

Fonseka warns UN will probe war in Lanka VIDEO

🕔09:22, 1.Mar 2013

Former Army Commander Sarath Fonseka has warned that the United Nations (UN) is expected to introduce some regulations soon through which a delegation will be able to come to Sri Lanka even without visas to investigate the incidents which took

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Snake girl in a music video

Snake girl in a music video

🕔15:47, 22.Feb 2013

Nirosha Wimalaratne, better known as the “snake girl” after she grabbed headlines in the local media recently is now in a new music video. The Colombo Gazette went behind the scenes of the video shoot.    

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