(NIDAHASA News) Minister of Child Development and Women’s Affairs Tissa Karaliyadda says providing full equality for women is not acceptable because it goes against Sri Lanka's culture and religion.
(NIDAHASA News) Popular news website Sri Lanka Mirror says that the site has been blocked by local internet service providers. The site is not accessible to the internet users in Sri Lanka.
(NIDAHASA News) Sri Lanka ranked 91st place on the 2013 Corruption Perceptions Index released by Transparency International.
(NIDAHASA News) A mob backed by police officers tried to break up a peaceful protest rally organized by women rights activists against the head of state radio, organizers say.