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EC hints of holding PC polls by September

EC hints of holding PC polls by September

The Elections Commission yesterday hinted that the Provincial Council Election could be held in September, since the terms of the Central, Northern and North Western Read more…

A worried India

A worried India

The fresh political crisis in Sri Lanka should have New Delhi concerned. The strong showing by the opposition Sri Lanka People’s Front, led by former Read more…

Cabinet Reshuffle Further Delayed As Several Ministers Refuse To Step Down From Their Current Portfolios

Cabinet Reshuffle Further Delayed As Several Ministers Refuse To Step Down From Their Current Portfolios

The proposed Cabinet reshuffle has been delayed as some Ministers in the UNP have refused to move away from their current portfolios, government sources said. Read more…

Re-think on electoral system for PCs

Re-think on electoral system for PCs

In the aftermath of the defeat at the local government elections, the United National Party (UNP) is said to be considering whether to revert to Read more…

Elections for 6 PCs due in September Postponing Polls a violation of franchise– Deshapriya PCs essential for LG bodies to function

Elections for 6 PCs due in September Postponing Polls a violation of franchise– Deshapriya PCs essential for LG bodies to function

Chairman of the Elections Commission Mahinda Deshapriya says that while the elections to six Provincial Councils are scheduled to be held in September, any attempt Read more…

Government invites Wigneswaran for cabinet meeting
14 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Government invites Wigneswaran for cabinet meeting »

Government decided to invite Northern Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran towards central cabinet meeting.

First session of Northern Provincial Council schedule to held on Read more…

More Earth Tremors Expected
13 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

More Earth Tremors Expected »

The Geological Survey and Mines Bureau says it expects more earth tremors in the Southern and Eastern parts of Sri Lanka.

Chairman Read more…

Wigneswaran calls for unity
13 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Wigneswaran calls for unity »

Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran has called for unity in the North, especially among the Tamils and Muslims.

Speaking after visiting Read more…

No Move To Summon Canadians
13 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

No Move To Summon Canadians »

The External Affairs Ministry says there is no immediate move to summon Canadian diplomats in Colombo over recent comments made by the Read more…

Search For C4 Journo
13 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Search For C4 Journo »

The Sunday Leader learns that defence authorities were placed on high alert last week after information was received that a Channel 4 Read more…

Hopeful of tangible results on SL Tamils issue-Indian minister
13 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Hopeful of tangible results on SL Tamils issue-Indian minister »

Shipping Minister G K Vasan today said he expected tangible results from the recent dialogue between External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid and Read more…

More deputy ministers coming up
13 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

More deputy ministers coming up »

Another group of government MPs are to receive Deputy Ministerial portfolios soon, reports say.

A group of 09 newly appointed Deputy Ministers Read more…

Sharma will not step down
12 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Sharma will not step down »

Commonwealth Secretary General Kamalesh Sharma has no intention of resigning from his post despite Canada accusing him of being biased on the Read more…

party members had decided to take oaths in Mullivaikal -M.K Shivajilingam‎
12 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

party members had decided to take oaths in Mullivaikal -M.K Shivajilingam‎ »

A group of Tamil National Alliance (TNA) members who boycotted the oaths taking ceremony of the Northern Provincial Council (NPC) held yesterday Read more…

Exclusive: UN’s Sri Lanka Report Cites Syria & Rwanda, Despite Haiti Claims Accountability_ Inner city press
12 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Exclusive: UN’s Sri Lanka Report Cites Syria & Rwanda, Despite Haiti Claims Accountability_ Inner city press »

Since August Inner City Press has asked the UN to release its internal report on its failure in Sri Lanka in 2009 Read more…