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

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

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

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…

UNP looks to form govt. of its own

UNP looks to form govt. of its own

Several key figures of the UNP have urged the prime minister to take a firm decision by the end of the year if Read more…

Tamil people’s proposals rejected – Sampanthan

Tamil people’s proposals rejected – Sampanthan

The Tamil people’s proposals were not included in Sri Lanka’s Constitution when it was being framed in the past, Leader of the Opposition 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…

UNP looks to form govt. of its own
23 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

UNP looks to form govt. of its own »

Several key figures of the UNP have urged the prime minister to take a firm decision by the end of the year if Read more…

Tamil people’s proposals rejected – Sampanthan
22 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Tamil people’s proposals rejected – Sampanthan »

The Tamil people’s proposals were not included in Sri Lanka’s Constitution when it was being framed in the past, Leader of the Opposition Read more…

UNP, SLFP confident “marriage” will continue for five years
22 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

UNP, SLFP confident “marriage” will continue for five years »

The United National Party (UNP) and the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) today expressed confidence that the “marriage” between both parties will remain strong Read more…

Criticisms of UN over Sri Lankan war legitimate – Helen Clark
22 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Criticisms of UN over Sri Lankan war legitimate – Helen Clark »

Helen Clark, one of the frontrunners to succeed Ban Ki-moon as UN secretary general, says there were legitimate criticisms of the way the Read more…

Norway backs newly resettled communities in Jaffna, Trinco
22 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Norway backs newly resettled communities in Jaffna, Trinco »

The Ambassador of Norway to Sri Lanka and Maldives – Thorbjørn Gaustadsæther and Resident Representative a.i. of the United Nations in Sri Lanka, Read more…

Sri Lanka may shut 31 IDP camps in Jaffna
22 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka may shut 31 IDP camps in Jaffna »

The Sri Lanka government is planning to close down all 31 camps of internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the Jaffna district of Read more…

Govt. divided over arresting Gota
22 Jul
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Govt. divided over arresting Gota »

The two key partners in the government are divided over a possible arrest of ex-defence secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, a senior government minister said Read more…