US keeps Sri Lanka on watch list in human trafficking report

US keeps Sri Lanka on watch list in human trafficking report

The United States has kept Sri Lanka on a watch list in the latest human trafficking report released by US Secretary of State John Kerry today.

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HRW tells UNHRC Sri Lanka has failed to meet key commitments

HRW tells UNHRC Sri Lanka has failed to meet key commitments

The UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) was told today that Sri Lanka has failed to meet some its key commitments to the Council.

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The UK wants to see Sri Lanka fully implementing Resolution 30/1, stands ready to help

The UK wants to see Sri Lanka fully implementing Resolution 30/1, stands ready to help

The United Kingdom said Wednesday it remains committed to the full implementation of resolution 30/1 and stand ready to help the Sri Lankan Read more…

Navy intercepts suspicious Pakistan ship

Navy intercepts suspicious Pakistan ship

Sri Lanka Navy and Coast Guard intercepted a ship along with 27 crew members on board yesterday on the request of the Customs Read more…

Sri Lanka President joins Human Rights Commission’s Anti-Torture Campaign

Sri Lanka President joins Human Rights Commission’s Anti-Torture Campaign

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena Thursday joined the public march organized by the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) launching its Anti-Torture Read more…

US keeps Sri Lanka on watch list in human trafficking report
30 Jun
2016
Written by TELOadmin

US keeps Sri Lanka on watch list in human trafficking report »

The United States has kept Sri Lanka on a watch list in the latest human trafficking report released by US Secretary of State John Kerry today.

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HRW tells UNHRC Sri Lanka has failed to meet key commitments
30 Jun
2016
Written by TELOadmin

HRW tells UNHRC Sri Lanka has failed to meet key commitments »

The UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) was told today that Sri Lanka has failed to meet some its key commitments to the Council.

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The UK wants to see Sri Lanka fully implementing Resolution 30/1, stands ready to help
30 Jun
2016
Written by TELOadmin

The UK wants to see Sri Lanka fully implementing Resolution 30/1, stands ready to help »

The United Kingdom said Wednesday it remains committed to the full implementation of resolution 30/1 and stand ready to help the Sri Lankan Read more…

Navy intercepts suspicious Pakistan ship
30 Jun
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Navy intercepts suspicious Pakistan ship »

Sri Lanka Navy and Coast Guard intercepted a ship along with 27 crew members on board yesterday on the request of the Customs Read more…

Sri Lanka President joins Human Rights Commission’s Anti-Torture Campaign
30 Jun
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka President joins Human Rights Commission’s Anti-Torture Campaign »

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena Thursday joined the public march organized by the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) launching its Anti-Torture Read more…

AirAsia rebrands aircraft in ‘Kabali’ livery
30 Jun
2016
Written by TELOadmin

AirAsia rebrands aircraft in ‘Kabali’ livery »

AirAsia India, the official airline partner for Rajinikanth-starrer Kabali, has devoted a special aircraft, bearing the images of the star, to the movie Read more…

Term of 23 LG bodies end today, will not be extended – Minister
30 Jun
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Term of 23 LG bodies end today, will not be extended – Minister »

The tenure of 23 local government bodies will officially end from midnight Thursday (June 30) and will not be further extended although there Read more…

Minister Sarath Fonseka obtains UNP membership
30 Jun
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Minister Sarath Fonseka obtains UNP membership »

Field Marshal and Minister Sarath Fonseka, who was the leader of the Democratic Party (DP), has joined the ruling United National Party (UNP) Read more…

EU calls for international participation in accountability process
29 Jun
2016
Written by TELOadmin

EU calls for international participation in accountability process »

The European Union (EU) today called on the Sri Lankan Government to ensure international participation in the accountability process related to the war.

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Taking Sri Lankan Foreign Policy to the Post-Confrontational Phase
29 Jun
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Taking Sri Lankan Foreign Policy to the Post-Confrontational Phase »

Foreign policy making is infinitely more complex than what politicians in the opposition, or those who are aspiring to come to power, want Read more…