5 acquitted in Raviraj case issued notice

5 acquitted in Raviraj case issued notice

Notice has been issued to the 5 individuals, who were arrested and later released, over the murder of former Tamil National Alliance Parliamentarian Read more…

President meets SLFP electoral organizers

President meets SLFP electoral organizers

The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) electoral organizers today met President Maithripala Sirisena at President’s House where they discussed about party reforms including Read more…

Sri Lanka creates panel to stem sexual abuse of women

Sri Lanka creates panel to stem sexual abuse of women

Sri Lanka will set up a special panel to tackle widespread sexual abuse and exploitation of women including thousands of war widows, the Read more…

Is India Still Interested Developing Trincomalee Port? By N. Sathiya Moorthy

Is India Still Interested Developing Trincomalee Port? By N. Sathiya Moorthy

At the annual Raisina Dialogue held in New Delhi from 17 – 19 January, Sri Lanka’s Resettlement Minister Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka said Read more…

Sustainable Development Bill: Northern PC not in favour

Sustainable Development Bill: Northern PC not in favour

The Northern Provincial Council had informed Parliament that it was not agreeable to the proposed Sustainable Development Bill, and the Eastern Provincial Council Read more…

5 acquitted in Raviraj case issued notice
22 Feb
2017
Written by TELOadmin

5 acquitted in Raviraj case issued notice »

Notice has been issued to the 5 individuals, who were arrested and later released, over the murder of former Tamil National Alliance Parliamentarian Read more…

President meets SLFP electoral organizers
22 Feb
2017
Written by TELOadmin

President meets SLFP electoral organizers »

The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) electoral organizers today met President Maithripala Sirisena at President’s House where they discussed about party reforms including Read more…

Sri Lanka creates panel to stem sexual abuse of women
22 Feb
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka creates panel to stem sexual abuse of women »

Sri Lanka will set up a special panel to tackle widespread sexual abuse and exploitation of women including thousands of war widows, the Read more…

Is India Still Interested Developing Trincomalee Port? By N. Sathiya Moorthy
22 Feb
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Is India Still Interested Developing Trincomalee Port? By N. Sathiya Moorthy »

At the annual Raisina Dialogue held in New Delhi from 17 – 19 January, Sri Lanka’s Resettlement Minister Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka said Read more…

Sustainable Development Bill: Northern PC not in favour
22 Feb
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Sustainable Development Bill: Northern PC not in favour »

The Northern Provincial Council had informed Parliament that it was not agreeable to the proposed Sustainable Development Bill, and the Eastern Provincial Council Read more…

Shortfalls in the implementation of Sri Lanka’s official languages policy
22 Feb
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Shortfalls in the implementation of Sri Lanka’s official languages policy »

The Official Language Act of 1956 replaced English as the official language of then-Ceylon with Sinhala, failing to give recognition to the Tamil Read more…

Hurtful Tamils should not be Party pawns
22 Feb
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Hurtful Tamils should not be Party pawns »

A group of residents in Mullaitivu took to the streets last week demanding that their homes and lands be given back to them. Read more…

US lauds Sri Lanka’s transformative process
22 Feb
2017
Written by TELOadmin

US lauds Sri Lanka’s transformative process »

A bipartisan group of Representatives of the United States Congress visiting Sri Lanka paid a courtesy call on President Maithripala Sirisena at the Read more…

High-level Chinese delegation in marathon talks with SL
22 Feb
2017
Written by TELOadmin

High-level Chinese delegation in marathon talks with SL »

A Chinese delegation headed by Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs, Kong Xuanyou is reported to have held five hours of discussions with the Read more…

Dr. Sivamohan reiterates preference for foreign intervention
22 Feb
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Dr. Sivamohan reiterates preference for foreign intervention »

Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Vanni District Parliamentarian Dr. Sivapragasam Sivamohan said that a similar set up to South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission Read more…