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General, PC elections on a single day?

General, PC elections on a single day?

The feasibility of holding the general and the much delayed provincial council elections together is currently under consideration by the Election Commission.

Election Commission Chairman Read more…

China’s Building Spree Is Raising Questions

China’s Building Spree Is Raising Questions

At Sri Lanka’s southern tip, an abandoned British lighthouse stands sentinel near a half-moon-shaped cove bobbing with turquoise dinghies. Fishermen wearing sarongs drag wooden outriggers Read more…

Ranil Tasks UNP Legal Committee To Examine Powers Of Party Leadership And Recommend Necessary Changes

Ranil Tasks UNP Legal Committee To Examine Powers Of Party Leadership And Recommend Necessary Changes

UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe has tasked the legal committee of the party to submit a report on party reforms after studying the wide-ranging powers of Read more…

Sri Lanka to fight dengue virus with bacteria “Wolbachia”

Sri Lanka to fight dengue virus with bacteria “Wolbachia”

The Sri Lankan government is to begin trialling a special bacteria as part of a program to eradicate the dengue virus, local media reports, quoting Read more…

Citizenship Act is not for Lankan Tamil refugees

Citizenship Act is not for Lankan Tamil refugees

Sri Lanka’s Deputy High Commissioner for Southern India V. Krishnamoorthy says that the Citizenship Amendment Act of India will have no impact on the Sri Read more…

General, PC elections on a single day?
15 Dec
2019
Written by TELO Admin

General, PC elections on a single day? »

The feasibility of holding the general and the much delayed provincial council elections together is currently under consideration by the Election Commission.

Election Commission Chairman Read more…

China’s Building Spree Is Raising Questions
15 Dec
2019
Written by TELO Admin

China’s Building Spree Is Raising Questions »

At Sri Lanka’s southern tip, an abandoned British lighthouse stands sentinel near a half-moon-shaped cove bobbing with turquoise dinghies. Fishermen wearing sarongs drag wooden outriggers Read more…

Ranil Tasks UNP Legal Committee To Examine Powers Of Party Leadership And Recommend Necessary Changes
15 Dec
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Ranil Tasks UNP Legal Committee To Examine Powers Of Party Leadership And Recommend Necessary Changes »

UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe has tasked the legal committee of the party to submit a report on party reforms after studying the wide-ranging powers of Read more…

Sri Lanka to fight dengue virus with bacteria “Wolbachia”
15 Dec
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka to fight dengue virus with bacteria “Wolbachia” »

The Sri Lankan government is to begin trialling a special bacteria as part of a program to eradicate the dengue virus, local media reports, quoting Read more…

Citizenship Act is not for Lankan Tamil refugees
15 Dec
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Citizenship Act is not for Lankan Tamil refugees »

Sri Lanka’s Deputy High Commissioner for Southern India V. Krishnamoorthy says that the Citizenship Amendment Act of India will have no impact on the Sri Read more…

India reiterates solution in Sri Lanka must be acceptable to all communities
14 Dec
2019
Written by TELO Admin

India reiterates solution in Sri Lanka must be acceptable to all communities »

India has reiterated that a political solution in Sri Lanka must be acceptable to all communities.

V. Muraleedharan, Minister of State for External Affairs, responding Read more…

Swiss embassy staffer summoned before CID once again
14 Dec
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Swiss embassy staffer summoned before CID once again »

Garnier Bastis Francis; an employee of the Swiss Embassy in Sri Lanka who is said to have been arrested in Colombo and threatened has once Read more…

Russian experts brief Sri Lanka on operations against ISIS
14 Dec
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Russian experts brief Sri Lanka on operations against ISIS »

Russian experts who were in Sri Lanka have briefed the military on Air Defence Operations and Combat Engineer Operations conducted by the Russian Army during Read more…

Overseas travel ban imposed on Patali Champika
14 Dec
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Overseas travel ban imposed on Patali Champika »

Colombo Magistrate’s Court yesterday (13) issued an overseas travel ban on Parliamentarian Patali Champika Ranawaka over ongoing probes on the case against him regarding a Read more…

Lankan President accepts invitation to visit Japan in May 2020
14 Dec
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Lankan President accepts invitation to visit Japan in May 2020 »

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa accepted an invitation from the Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi Toshimitsu to visit in Japan in May 2020.

“We will be Read more…