Legal

Step Down

June 01, 2011 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s police chief has resigned over the shooting of protestors who opposed plans to build a pension fund by deducting …

Boot Camp

May 21, 2011 (AFP) – Sri Lanka’s Supreme Court has suspended a government plan to make military training compulsory for students who qualify for …

Internal Inquiry

May 4, 2011 (AFP) – The United States called on Sri Lanka Wednesday to bring to justice anyone responsible for war crimes committed as the island crushed …

Second Round

May 4, 2011 (AFP) – The jury in the Wall Street insider trading trial of hedge fund founder Raj Rajaratnam was ordered Wednesday to restart deliberations …

Jury Delay

NEW YORK, May 2, 2011 (AFP) – Jury deliberations in Wall Street’s biggest insider trading trial for a generation will be suspended for a day, a …

Probe Order

May 2, 2011 (AFP) – Sri Lanka’s sports minister on Monday ordered a police inquiry into match-fixing allegations levelled by former international …

Galleon Case

NEW YORK, April 25, 2011 (AFP) – A jury began deliberating Monday in Wall Street’s biggest insider trading court case in years, targeting Galleon …

Galleon Trial

NEW YORK, April 21, 2011 (AFP) – The jury in Wall Street’s biggest insider trading court case in a generation was due to start deliberating Monday …

Remanded

March 31, 2011 (AFP) – Sri Lankan police remanded in custody on Thursday an employee of an anti-government website over allegations that he made threats …

Forex Fine

Apr 01, 2011 (LBO) – Sri Lanka has fined Standard Chartered Bank 27 billion rupees, (245 million US dollars) under the country’s exchange controls …

Galleon Case

NEW YORK, March 23, 2011 (AFP) – Goldman Sachs boss Lloyd Blankfein on Wednesday testified at the biggest Wall Street insider trading trial in years …

Quick Trigger

March 13, 2011 (AFP) – Sri Lankan immigration authorities detained a Pakistani journalist with the same name as the man who staged an abortive car bomb …

Close Links

OTTAWA, March 9, 2011 (AFP) – An asylum seeker from Sri Lanka has been ordered deported over his links to an extremist Tamil separatist group, …

Galleon Trial

NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 (AFP) – The trial of former hedge fund tycoon Raj Rajaratnam began Tuesday in New York with the painstaking selection of a jury …

Cricket Fakes

March 3, 2011 (AFP) – Sri Lankan police on Thursday detained 15 people and seized hundreds of fake items of 2011 cricket World Cup merchandise being sold …

Fresh Charges

WASHINGTON, March 1, 2011 (AFP) – The US markets regulator charged former Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble director Rajat Gupta on Tuesday with …

Court Day

BERLIN, February 7, 2011 (AFP) – German federal prosecutors said Monday they had charged a man suspected of raising money for the separatist Sri Lankan …