After hiatus, Rajapaksa brothers set to dominate Sri Lanka again

After hiatus, Rajapaksa brothers set to dominate Sri Lanka again

One brother is considered a shoo-in for the job of Sri Lanka’s president in elections this weekend and another is eyeing the prime minister’s post Read more…

E-petition against Gota – Copy to UN

E-petition against Gota – Copy to UN

An E-petition has been initiated demanding that SLPP Presidential candidate Gotabhaya Rajapaksa’s American citizenship renunciation certificate and related documents be made available on the Election Read more…

GTF asks Tamils to select between the two

GTF asks Tamils to select between the two

Underscoring that presidential candidate Sajith Premadasa’s election manifesto is progressive on furthering democratic reforms, including key Tamil considerations such as continuing with the constitutional reform Read more…

Timeline: Sri Lanka’s rocky history leading up to presidential election

Timeline: Sri Lanka’s rocky history leading up to presidential election

Sri Lanka goes to the polls on Saturday at a time when the economy is growing at its slowest in 18 years, and the tourism Read more…

Presidential election campaigning ends midnight tomorrow, all candidates summoned to EC for a meeting

Presidential election campaigning ends midnight tomorrow, all candidates summoned to EC for a meeting

Campaigning for the 2019 Presidential election in Sri Lanka will end at midnight on Wednesday (13), the Elections Commission announced.

All types of canvassing or Read more…

After hiatus, Rajapaksa brothers set to dominate Sri Lanka again
12 Nov
2019
Written by TELO Admin

After hiatus, Rajapaksa brothers set to dominate Sri Lanka again »

One brother is considered a shoo-in for the job of Sri Lanka’s president in elections this weekend and another is eyeing the prime minister’s post Read more…

E-petition against Gota – Copy to UN
12 Nov
2019
Written by TELO Admin

E-petition against Gota – Copy to UN »

An E-petition has been initiated demanding that SLPP Presidential candidate Gotabhaya Rajapaksa’s American citizenship renunciation certificate and related documents be made available on the Election Read more…

GTF asks Tamils to select between the two
12 Nov
2019
Written by TELO Admin

GTF asks Tamils to select between the two »

Underscoring that presidential candidate Sajith Premadasa’s election manifesto is progressive on furthering democratic reforms, including key Tamil considerations such as continuing with the constitutional reform Read more…

Timeline: Sri Lanka’s rocky history leading up to presidential election
12 Nov
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Timeline: Sri Lanka’s rocky history leading up to presidential election »

Sri Lanka goes to the polls on Saturday at a time when the economy is growing at its slowest in 18 years, and the tourism Read more…

Presidential election campaigning ends midnight tomorrow, all candidates summoned to EC for a meeting
12 Nov
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Presidential election campaigning ends midnight tomorrow, all candidates summoned to EC for a meeting »

Campaigning for the 2019 Presidential election in Sri Lanka will end at midnight on Wednesday (13), the Elections Commission announced.

All types of canvassing or Read more…

I exchange 42 letters with Prabhakaran: CBK
12 Nov
2019
Written by TELO Admin

I exchange 42 letters with Prabhakaran: CBK »

Former president Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga said today that after being elected president, she had exchanged 42 letters on various matters of peace with the LTTE Read more…

Indian tribunal confirms five-year ban on LTTE
12 Nov
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Indian tribunal confirms five-year ban on LTTE »

The five-year ban imposed by the Indian government on the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) has been confirmed by a tribunal set up by Read more…

Four Governors suspended!
12 Nov
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Four Governors suspended! »

The Election Commission has requested President Maithripala Sirisena to ban the Western Province, Wayamba, North Central and Eastern Province Governors from using their official residences Read more…

Prez Candidate Illiyas joins Sajith stage
12 Nov
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Prez Candidate Illiyas joins Sajith stage »

New Democratic Front (NDF) Presidential candidate Minister Sajith Premadasa yesterday promised the people of Puttalam that he would ensure the Aruwakkalu Waste Management Project will Read more…

Next President Faces Major Rights Challenges
11 Nov
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Next President Faces Major Rights Challenges »

The winner of Sri Lanka’s presidential election on November 16, 2019 will face enormous challenges to deliver justice for past crimes and prevent future abuses, Read more…