Lankan Tamils want Jaya to help secure federal constitution, not Eelam

Lankan Tamils want Jaya to help secure federal constitution, not Eelam

Sri Lankan Tamils are taking AIADMK chief J.Jayalalithaa’s electoral promise to help them secure a “separate Tamil Eelam” with a pinch of salt. Read more…

US working with Sri Lanka to implement HRC resolution – Nisha Biswal

US working with Sri Lanka to implement HRC resolution – Nisha Biswal

Sri Lanka has the opportunity to promote human rights and accountability, as the US works with the country to implement the UN Human Read more…

Executive powers should not completely be abolished – Perera

Executive powers should not completely be abolished – Perera

The executive powers of the President should not completely be abolished, State Minister Dilan Perera asserts. The observation was made while speaking at Read more…

Swaminathan and IGP discuss security situation in Jaffna

Swaminathan and IGP discuss security situation in Jaffna

A meeting took place today between Minister of Prison Reforms Rehabilitation, Resettlement and Hindu Religious Affairs D.M. Swaminathan and IGP Pujith Jayasundara.

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Police Scotland under fire after new evidence of Sri Lankan torture

Police Scotland under fire after new evidence of Sri Lankan torture

Police Scotland is seeking to extend a controversial training project with Sri Lankan police despite new evidence of the force’s involvement in torture, Read more…

Lankan Tamils want Jaya to help secure federal constitution, not Eelam
24 May
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Lankan Tamils want Jaya to help secure federal constitution, not Eelam »

Sri Lankan Tamils are taking AIADMK chief J.Jayalalithaa’s electoral promise to help them secure a “separate Tamil Eelam” with a pinch of salt. Read more…

US working with Sri Lanka to implement HRC resolution – Nisha Biswal
24 May
2016
Written by TELOadmin

US working with Sri Lanka to implement HRC resolution – Nisha Biswal »

Sri Lanka has the opportunity to promote human rights and accountability, as the US works with the country to implement the UN Human Read more…

Executive powers should not completely be abolished – Perera
24 May
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Executive powers should not completely be abolished – Perera »

The executive powers of the President should not completely be abolished, State Minister Dilan Perera asserts. The observation was made while speaking at Read more…

Swaminathan and IGP discuss security situation in Jaffna
24 May
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Swaminathan and IGP discuss security situation in Jaffna »

A meeting took place today between Minister of Prison Reforms Rehabilitation, Resettlement and Hindu Religious Affairs D.M. Swaminathan and IGP Pujith Jayasundara.

Read more…

Police Scotland under fire after new evidence of Sri Lankan torture
24 May
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Police Scotland under fire after new evidence of Sri Lankan torture »

Police Scotland is seeking to extend a controversial training project with Sri Lankan police despite new evidence of the force’s involvement in torture, Read more…

Governor discusses security situation with Jaffna SF Commander
24 May
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Governor discusses security situation with Jaffna SF Commander »

Northern Governor Reginald Cooray visited the Security Forces Headquarters at Palaly in Jaffna for the first time on 19 May. The Governor had Read more…

Wigneswaran takes over key portfolios in the Northern Provincial Council
24 May
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Wigneswaran takes over key portfolios in the Northern Provincial Council »

Northern Province Chief Minister C.V Wigneswaran took over some key portfolios in the Northern Provincial Council.

The Ministries were earlier under provincial Read more…

Jayalalithaa sworn in as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu
23 May
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Jayalalithaa sworn in as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu »

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) supremo J. Jayalalithaa, who defied a 32-year history to return to power for a second Read more…

Sri Lanka floods expected to cost at least US$1.5 billion – report
23 May
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka floods expected to cost at least US$1.5 billion – report »

The cost of Sri Lanka’s landslides and floods will be between US$1.5 billion (1.03 billion pounds) and US$2 billion (1.37 billion pounds) at Read more…

Army fails to show up in court over case of surrendering Tamils
23 May
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Army fails to show up in court over case of surrendering Tamils »

A Sri Lankan army commander has failed to show up in court this week, where he was ordered to submit a list of Read more…