Kandy March II

Kandy March II

Leader of the Opposition and Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Leader R. Sampanthan made a timely warning at a meeting held in Mannar on Read more…

Tamils demand military releases land in Vavuniya and Kangesanthurai

Tamils demand military releases land in Vavuniya and Kangesanthurai

Protests took place in Kankesanthurai and Vavuniya on Friday against the Sri Lankan military’s ongoing occupation of homes in the North-East.

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SLMC Rebels Form New Party

SLMC Rebels Form New Party

The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) is on the verge of a split following divisions over the party leadership.

The SLMC Read more…

UNP-SLFP marriage of convenience: Temporary licence to be solemnised for five years

UNP-SLFP marriage of convenience: Temporary licence to be solemnised for five years

It was a significant week for the 19 month old United National Front (UNF) Government. Its two main partners – the United National Read more…

A Search For Answers After Jaffna Uni Clash

A Search For Answers After Jaffna Uni Clash

A traditional cultural event to welcome first year students at the Science Faculty of the Jaffna University turned violent last weekend threatening to Read more…

Kandy March II
24 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Kandy March II »

Leader of the Opposition and Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Leader R. Sampanthan made a timely warning at a meeting held in Mannar on Read more…

Tamils demand military releases land in Vavuniya and Kangesanthurai
24 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Tamils demand military releases land in Vavuniya and Kangesanthurai »

Protests took place in Kankesanthurai and Vavuniya on Friday against the Sri Lankan military’s ongoing occupation of homes in the North-East.

Read more…

SLMC Rebels Form New Party
24 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

SLMC Rebels Form New Party »

The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) is on the verge of a split following divisions over the party leadership.

The SLMC Read more…

UNP-SLFP marriage of convenience: Temporary licence to be solemnised for five years
24 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

UNP-SLFP marriage of convenience: Temporary licence to be solemnised for five years »

It was a significant week for the 19 month old United National Front (UNF) Government. Its two main partners – the United National Read more…

A Search For Answers After Jaffna Uni Clash
24 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

A Search For Answers After Jaffna Uni Clash »

A traditional cultural event to welcome first year students at the Science Faculty of the Jaffna University turned violent last weekend threatening to Read more…

Call for analysis of deeper issues behind University of Jaffna clash
24 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Call for analysis of deeper issues behind University of Jaffna clash »

The continuing public discourse on the recent clash of students at the University of Jaffna has brought to the fore the need for critical analysis of Read more…

Sri Lanka defense officials evaluate the status of land in North to accelerate resettlement of the displaced
24 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka defense officials evaluate the status of land in North to accelerate resettlement of the displaced »

A high-level delegation of defense officials including the Secretary of Defense Karunasena Hettiarachchi and Commander of Army Lieutenant General Crishanthe De Silva on Read more…

Challenges remain in North-East says UK report on Sri Lanka
23 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Challenges remain in North-East says UK report on Sri Lanka »

The human rights situation in Sri Lanka continued to improve between January and June 2016 but much remains to be done for the Read more…

Asian Human Rights Commission blasts former president’s statement on Office of the Missing Persons
23 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Asian Human Rights Commission blasts former president’s statement on Office of the Missing Persons »

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC), a regional non-governmental organization that monitors human rights in Asia, heavily criticized the former president Mahinda Rajapaksa’s Read more…

Sri Lanka invites diaspora to make submissions for reconciliation
23 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka invites diaspora to make submissions for reconciliation »

Sri Lanka has invited the diaspora groups, including Tamils, to make submissions for advancing the task of reconciliation following the country’s three-decade-long civil Read more…