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Sri Lankan justice minister fired for criticizing China deal

Sri Lankan justice minister fired for criticizing China deal

Sri Lanka’s president fired the justice minister on Wednesday for criticizing government policies, including a decision to sell a majority of shares in Read more…

Magistrate Orders To Obtain Statement From Mavai Senathirajah

Magistrate Orders To Obtain Statement From Mavai Senathirajah

The Kayts Magistrate M.M.Riyal yesterday ordered the CID Police to obtain statement from Mavai S. Senathirajah M.P. and leader of the Ilankai Tamil Read more…

New Ministers appointed to the Northern Provincial Council

New Ministers appointed to the Northern Provincial Council

Two new Ministers were appointed to the Northern Provincial Council today.

TELO Presidium member Dr G. Gunaseelan has been appointed as Read more…

New Constitution A Must: Friday Forum

New Constitution A Must: Friday Forum

The peoples’ verdict at the Presidential election of January 2015 reflected the mandate of the people for a new constitution to remedy democratic Read more…

A Scary Glimpse Into How China’s OBOR Can Ruin Small Countries: Sri Lanka’s Deal With China Vis a Vis India Revealed

A Scary Glimpse Into How China’s OBOR Can Ruin Small Countries: Sri Lanka’s Deal With China Vis a Vis India Revealed

Four years ago, Sri Lanka built Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport (MRIA) in Hambantota, 250 km south from Colombo, with Chinese assistance of $190 Read more…

Rudra tells Thai PM to raise concerns
31 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Rudra tells Thai PM to raise concerns »

The self appointed ‘Prime Minister’ of the Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE) and former senior LTTE member and peace negotiator Visuvanathan Read more…

New Zealand FM due here
31 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

New Zealand FM due here »

New Zealand Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully will depart Monday on a trip to India and Sri Lanka.

In India, Mr McCully Read more…

No solution under a unitary state: TNA
31 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

No solution under a unitary state: TNA »

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) does not believe in a power sharing arrangement under a unitary state, TNA MP Mavai Senathirajah said Read more…

Judge remanded
31 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Judge remanded »

Homagama District court judge Sunil Abeysinghe who is alleged to have solicited a bribe of Rs 300,000, was remanded till June 3rd Read more…

NFF to launch campaign against police, land powers
31 May
2013
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NFF to launch campaign against police, land powers »

The National Freedom Front (NFF) said yesterday it would launch a campaign on June 3 to collect signatures for a petition demanding Read more…

Indo-Sri Lankan under sea transmission project hits roadblocks
31 May
2013
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Indo-Sri Lankan under sea transmission project hits roadblocks »

State-run PowerGrid Corporation’s much debated 285-kilometer (km) undersea power transmission line between India and Sri Lanka has hit technical and religious roadblocks. Read more…

Court issues notice in land issue
30 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Court issues notice in land issue »

The Appeal Court today issues notice on the respondents in the cases filed by 2176 Jaffna Tamils seeking relief against their land Read more…

30 May
2013
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Fisheries Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne yesterday said that Health Minister Maithripala Sirisena was the most suitable person to be appointed the next Read more…

More Sri Lankans returned to Colombo
30 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

More Sri Lankans returned to Colombo »

A further 28 Sri Lankan irregular maritime arrivals have been returned to Colombo after failing to meet Australia’s international obligations, Minister for Read more…

Judge arrested on bribery charge
30 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Judge arrested on bribery charge »

A District Judge was arrested last night in Homagama for accepting a bribe, the police media unit said.

The police said that Read more…