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Failure new Consitution will lead to further divisions among communities

Failure new Consitution will lead to further divisions among communities

TNA leader Sampanthan says that ” We cannot entertain any further undue delays in this matter the draft Constitution must be presented to parliament and Read more…

US will push SL to honour its promises – Dhanapala

US will push SL to honour its promises – Dhanapala

Former UN Under-Secretary-General for Disarmament Jayantha Dhanapala, commenting on the United States of America (US) quitting the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), said “The Read more…

India expresses concern over huge Chinese housing project in NE

India expresses concern over huge Chinese housing project in NE

India has raised concern at the highest levels of the Sri Lankan Government about the manner in which a contract to build 40,000 houses in Read more…

Putting the ‘Tamil House’ in order

Putting the ‘Tamil House’ in order

Waking up like the proverbial Rip van Winkle so to say, Northern Province’s TNA (?) Chief Minister C V Wigneswaran has sought a ‘through probe’ Read more…

Real Threat Posed by Gotabaya Rajapaksa is the Replacement of the Present Weak Democratic Regime by a Hard Authoritarian Regime, with Popular Support By  Jayadeva Uyangoda

Real Threat Posed by Gotabaya Rajapaksa is the Replacement of the Present Weak Democratic Regime by a Hard Authoritarian Regime, with Popular Support By Jayadeva Uyangoda

Is Sri Lanka ready for an elected dictator? This is the latest question to enter the country’s current political debate. Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s preparations Read more…

Japanese ambassador met Northern CM
5 Mar
2014
Written by TELOMedia

Japanese ambassador met Northern CM »

Northern Provincial Chief Minister C.V.Wingeswaran urged Japan to provide development assistance for war victims in the Northern Province.

Japanese ambassador to SriLanka Read more…

Tamils appeal for Australia to co-sponsor UN human rights vote
5 Mar
2014
Written by TELOMedia

Tamils appeal for Australia to co-sponsor UN human rights vote »

Tamil groups have welcomed a US-led resolution calling for an international probe into alleged war crimes in the final stages of the Read more…

India to brief Lanka on UN vote
5 Mar
2014
Written by TELOMedia

India to brief Lanka on UN vote »

India has promised Sri Lanka it will keep the island informed of its position on the US resolution before a vote is Read more…

PM pitches for Jaffna demilitarisation
5 Mar
2014
Written by TELOMedia

PM pitches for Jaffna demilitarisation »

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met Sri Lanka’s President Mahinda Rajapaksa on the sidelines of a regional summit on Tuesday, hours after a Read more…

Tutu to the UN: Sri Lanka needs healing
5 Mar
2014
Written by TELOMedia

Tutu to the UN: Sri Lanka needs healing »

In a letter to the UN, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, representing human rights activists, has appealed for a commission of inquiry in Read more…

My phone is tapped by the SIS – Harsha
5 Mar
2014
Written by TELOMedia

My phone is tapped by the SIS – Harsha »

National List UNP MP Harsha de Silva yesterday alleged that his telephone was being tapped by the State Intelligence Service(SIS).

“You and Read more…

Lankan jailed for life over murder in UK
5 Mar
2014
Written by TELOMedia

Lankan jailed for life over murder in UK »

A callous killer has been jailed for life after police filmed him confessing at the scene and saying: ”I hope she’s dead. Read more…

Terrorism is great threatening to national security: President Rajapaksa
4 Mar
2014
Written by TELOMedia

Terrorism is great threatening to national security: President Rajapaksa »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa said that although terrorism is no more in Sri Lankan shores, there is a need to ensure that it Read more…

Jayalalitha accuses Ruling Congress of betraying people of TN including Sri Lankan Tamils issue
4 Mar
2014
Written by TELOMedia

Jayalalitha accuses Ruling Congress of betraying people of TN including Sri Lankan Tamils issue »

Mounting a blistering attack on the rulling Congress-led United People’s Alliance (UPA) Government, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jeyaram Jayalalitha on Monday(3) accused Read more…

US at Geneva session dismays Sri Lanka failed to conduct credible investigation into death of thousands of civilians during war
4 Mar
2014
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US at Geneva session dismays Sri Lanka failed to conduct credible investigation into death of thousands of civilians during war »

The United States today (4) brought to the cognizance the Sri Lanka government had failed to conduct an independent and credible investigation Read more…