‘I regret we could not spend more time with Prabhakaran,’ Erick Solheim to WION

‘I regret we could not spend more time with Prabhakaran,’ Erick Solheim to WION

Erik Solheim, the Norwegian peace mediator in the 30-year-long Sri Lanka civil war, breaks his silence on his controversial role in a conversation Read more…

International judges can’t operate in Sri Lanka: New Foreign Minister

International judges can’t operate in Sri Lanka: New Foreign Minister

International judges cannot work in Sri Lanka to hear cases of alleged war crimes blamed on the government troops and the LTTE as Read more…

As Rural Sri Lanka Dries Out, Young Farmers Look for Job Options

As Rural Sri Lanka Dries Out, Young Farmers Look for Job Options

Scorched by a 10-month drought that has killed crops and reduced residents to buying trucked-in water, Adigama’s young people are voting with their Read more…

Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah appointed as new Sri Lanka Navy Commander

Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah appointed as new Sri Lanka Navy Commander

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena as the Commander-In-Chief this morning appointed Commander Eastern Naval Area Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah as the new Commander Read more…

Wiggy blasts Thavarajah

Wiggy blasts Thavarajah

C.V. Wigneswaran yesterday (17) claimed that in order to safeguard his position in the Northern Provincial Council (NPC), Opposition Leader S. Thavarajah was Read more…

‘I regret we could not spend more time with Prabhakaran,’ Erick Solheim to WION
18 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

‘I regret we could not spend more time with Prabhakaran,’ Erick Solheim to WION »

Erik Solheim, the Norwegian peace mediator in the 30-year-long Sri Lanka civil war, breaks his silence on his controversial role in a conversation Read more…

International judges can’t operate in Sri Lanka: New Foreign Minister
18 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

International judges can’t operate in Sri Lanka: New Foreign Minister »

International judges cannot work in Sri Lanka to hear cases of alleged war crimes blamed on the government troops and the LTTE as Read more…

As Rural Sri Lanka Dries Out, Young Farmers Look for Job Options
18 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

As Rural Sri Lanka Dries Out, Young Farmers Look for Job Options »

Scorched by a 10-month drought that has killed crops and reduced residents to buying trucked-in water, Adigama’s young people are voting with their Read more…

Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah appointed as new Sri Lanka Navy Commander
18 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah appointed as new Sri Lanka Navy Commander »

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena as the Commander-In-Chief this morning appointed Commander Eastern Naval Area Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah as the new Commander Read more…

Wiggy blasts Thavarajah
18 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Wiggy blasts Thavarajah »

C.V. Wigneswaran yesterday (17) claimed that in order to safeguard his position in the Northern Provincial Council (NPC), Opposition Leader S. Thavarajah was Read more…

Tamil Nadu pushes for ferry service with Sri Lanka
17 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Tamil Nadu pushes for ferry service with Sri Lanka »

Six years after ferry service between Tuticorin and Colombo was suspended, Tamil Nadu is making fresh efforts to re-establish sea links with Sri Read more…

Eastern University closed indefinitely
17 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Eastern University closed indefinitely »

Vantharumoolai and Batticaloa campuses of the Eastern University had been closed indefinitely from today due to an unsettled condition prevailing at the University, Read more…

TNA has had enough, calls for foreign intervention
17 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

TNA has had enough, calls for foreign intervention »

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) says enough is enough and the international community must now intervene to address the issues faced by the Read more…

CID asks Yoshitha: Why was the Defender’s colour changed?
17 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

CID asks Yoshitha: Why was the Defender’s colour changed? »

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) yesterday interrogated former President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s second son Yoshitha Rajapaksa on the reason to change the colour of Read more…

Talks with India for Mattala JV to take off this week
17 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Talks with India for Mattala JV to take off this week »

Negotiations on an Indian proposal for a Joint Venture to turn around the loss-making Mattala Airport will take off tomorrow with plans by Read more…