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Release those detained under PTA: Tamil National Alliance

Release those detained under PTA: Tamil National Alliance

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) will move an adjournment motion seeking the immediate release of those held under the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA).

Opposition Read more…

Too Soon For Constitutional Change By Jehan Perera

Too Soon For Constitutional Change By Jehan Perera

The release of the Constitutional Assembly’s Steering Committee report on constitutional reform gave the hope that it would be the government’s priority in Read more…

IMF reaches agreement on third review of funding for Sri Lanka

IMF reaches agreement on third review of funding for Sri Lanka

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says it has reached a staff-level agreement with the Sri Lankan authorities on the third review under an Read more…

Election monitoring bodies to meet Deshapriya

Election monitoring bodies to meet Deshapriya

The People’s Action for Free and Fair Elections says all independent election monitoring bodies are scheduled to hold a discussion with Chairman of the Elections Read more…

A New Constitution in the Making: The Matters that Matter By Sanjeewa Fernando

A New Constitution in the Making: The Matters that Matter By Sanjeewa Fernando

The interim report of the Parliamentary Steering Committee for Constitutional Amendments has caused a stir in all quarters concerned in terms of many Read more…

Release those detained under PTA: Tamil National Alliance
17 Oct
2017
Written by TELOMedia

Release those detained under PTA: Tamil National Alliance »

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) will move an adjournment motion seeking the immediate release of those held under the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA).

Opposition Read more…

Too Soon For Constitutional Change By Jehan Perera
16 Oct
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Too Soon For Constitutional Change By Jehan Perera »

The release of the Constitutional Assembly’s Steering Committee report on constitutional reform gave the hope that it would be the government’s priority in Read more…

IMF reaches agreement on third review of funding for Sri Lanka
16 Oct
2017
Written by TELOadmin

IMF reaches agreement on third review of funding for Sri Lanka »

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says it has reached a staff-level agreement with the Sri Lankan authorities on the third review under an Read more…

Election monitoring bodies to meet Deshapriya
16 Oct
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Election monitoring bodies to meet Deshapriya »

The People’s Action for Free and Fair Elections says all independent election monitoring bodies are scheduled to hold a discussion with Chairman of the Elections Read more…

A New Constitution in the Making: The Matters that Matter By Sanjeewa Fernando
16 Oct
2017
Written by TELOadmin

A New Constitution in the Making: The Matters that Matter By Sanjeewa Fernando »

The interim report of the Parliamentary Steering Committee for Constitutional Amendments has caused a stir in all quarters concerned in terms of many Read more…

LG elections: Minister to issue Gazette notice on numbers
16 Oct
2017
Written by TELOadmin

LG elections: Minister to issue Gazette notice on numbers »

Local Government and Provincial Councils Minister Faizer Mustapha said he would issue the gazette notice stating the number of members to be elected Read more…

E-Voting system to be introduced – Elections Commissioner
16 Oct
2017
Written by TELOadmin

E-Voting system to be introduced – Elections Commissioner »

The Commissioner of Elections Mahinda Deshapriya stated that initial steps have been taken to introduce an electronic voting system to Sri Lanka.

He stated that Read more…

China’s lucrative embrace of Sri Lanka stirs unease – straitstimes.com
16 Oct
2017
Written by TELOadmin

China’s lucrative embrace of Sri Lanka stirs unease – straitstimes.com »

Some 600 years ago, the great Chinese explorer Zheng He and his vast armada frequented Sri Lanka, including landing once to kidnap an Read more…

Namal seeks UNHRC help following arrest
15 Oct
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Namal seeks UNHRC help following arrest »

Namal Rajapaksa has turned to the United Nations Human Rights Council soon after he was arrested along with two other members of parliament Read more…

The state is always watching
15 Oct
2017
Written by TELOadmin

The state is always watching »

Sri Lanka has been issuing National Identity Cards (NICs) to its citizens for 45 years now, but the government’s recent push for an Read more…