Amnesty wants Lanka to act on UN torture report

Amnesty wants Lanka to act on UN torture report

must act decisively to stop torture and investigate complaints and hold perpetrators accountable, Amnesty International said today after Read more…

LSSP demands LG poll in January or February

LSSP demands LG poll in January or February

The Lanka Sama Samaja Party (LSSP) demands the government to hold the Local Government polls in January or February next year according to Read more…

With civil war and a tsunami behind it, Sri Lanka’s east coast is opening up to tourism

With civil war and a tsunami behind it, Sri Lanka’s east coast is opening up to tourism

Beside the temple on Swami Rock, amid the heady swirl of colorful deities and burning camphor, one object caught my eye. It seemed Read more…

SLFP for holding LG poll under mixed system

SLFP for holding LG poll under mixed system

The SLFP Central Committee will stand with the decision to hold the upcoming Local Government elections under the new mixed system, SLFP Media Read more…

PM holds special meeting on Constitution reform

PM holds special meeting on Constitution reform

A special meeting to discuss the manner in which the Parliament should proceed with constitutional reforms was held at the Prime Minister’s office Read more…

Amnesty wants Lanka to act on UN torture report
9 Dec
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Amnesty wants Lanka to act on UN torture report »

must act decisively to stop torture and investigate complaints and hold perpetrators accountable, Amnesty International said today after Read more…

LSSP demands LG poll in January or February
9 Dec
2016
Written by TELOadmin

LSSP demands LG poll in January or February »

The Lanka Sama Samaja Party (LSSP) demands the government to hold the Local Government polls in January or February next year according to Read more…

With civil war and a tsunami behind it, Sri Lanka’s east coast is opening up to tourism
9 Dec
2016
Written by TELOadmin

With civil war and a tsunami behind it, Sri Lanka’s east coast is opening up to tourism »

Beside the temple on Swami Rock, amid the heady swirl of colorful deities and burning camphor, one object caught my eye. It seemed Read more…

SLFP for holding LG poll under mixed system
9 Dec
2016
Written by TELOadmin

SLFP for holding LG poll under mixed system »

The SLFP Central Committee will stand with the decision to hold the upcoming Local Government elections under the new mixed system, SLFP Media Read more…

PM holds special meeting on Constitution reform
9 Dec
2016
Written by TELOadmin

PM holds special meeting on Constitution reform »

A special meeting to discuss the manner in which the Parliament should proceed with constitutional reforms was held at the Prime Minister’s office Read more…

UN alarmed to see Sri Lanka Spy Chief at key anti-torture meeting
9 Dec
2016
Written by TELOadmin

UN alarmed to see Sri Lanka Spy Chief at key anti-torture meeting »

Sri Lanka came under heavy UN criticism for delegating an official who commanded notorious torture sites to discuss the country’s human rights record Read more…

Basil Rajapaksa Held Discussions With Three UNP MPs, Claims SLFP Minister
8 Dec
2016
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Basil Rajapaksa Held Discussions With Three UNP MPs, Claims SLFP Minister »

Former Minister Basil Rajapaksa, who is spearheading the new Sri Lanka Podujana Party, has held discussions with three UNP MPs, claimed State Minister Lakshman Seneviratne.

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Double murder at TNA polls rally Three sentenced to death
8 Dec
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Double murder at TNA polls rally Three sentenced to death »

Jaffna High Court Judge M. Illanchelian yesterday handed down death sentences to three persons who had been convicted for the murder of two Read more…

Donald Trump is Time magazine’s Person of the Year
8 Dec
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Donald Trump is Time magazine’s Person of the Year »

US President-elect Donald Trump has been named Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2016.

The property tycoon was awarded the Read more…

Outsider to head State Intelligence
8 Dec
2016
Written by TELOadmin

Outsider to head State Intelligence »

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe told Parliament yesterday that it was crucial to select an individual from outside the intelligence apparatus to head the Read more…