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JVP Fully Supports Amendments To PC Elections

JVP Fully Supports Amendments To PC Elections

JVP Fully Supports Amendments To PC Elections: Says Elections Were No Different To a Mega Teledrama During Rajapaksa Era

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GTF leader visits Sri Lanka for talks

GTF leader visits Sri Lanka for talks

GTF leader is in Sri Lanka for the first time since a ban on him and his organisation was lifted.

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Steering Committee Interim Report Wants “Unitary”in English Replaced by “Aikeeya Raajyaya” in Sinhala and “Orumiththa Naadu” in Tamil

Steering Committee Interim Report Wants “Unitary”in English Replaced by “Aikeeya Raajyaya” in Sinhala and “Orumiththa Naadu” in Tamil

The Steering Committee, tasked with drafting a new constitution has raised the hackles of some of its members by proposing that the term, Read more…

PC delimitation to be completed in four months

PC delimitation to be completed in four months

The Government yesterday denied that elections reforms were targeted at delaying polls and emphasised it would work to hold elections as soon as Read more…

UN says many still face discrimination and hate in Sri Lanka

UN says many still face discrimination and hate in Sri Lanka

The United Nations (UN) says many still face discrimination and hate in Sri Lanka, despite the end of the war.

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Sri Lanka President removes Chief Justice
14 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka President removes Chief Justice »

Sri Lanka’s President Mahinda Rajapakse Sunday removed the country’s first female Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake by ratifying Friday’s parliamentary vote to impeach Read more…

US deeply concerned
11 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

US deeply concerned »

The US embassy in a statement said it remains deeply concerned by the Impeachment Proceedings against Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake.

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Sri Lanka parliament impeaches Chief Justice
11 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka parliament impeaches Chief Justice »

Sri Lanka parliament following a two-day debate voted today to impeach the country’s first female Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayke who has been Read more…

Fail to provide solution Tamils expect: Jaffna bishop informs French delegates
9 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

Fail to provide solution Tamils expect: Jaffna bishop informs French delegates »

Jaffna Bishop Rev.Thomas Saundranayakam informed French representatives that Lankan government which achieved war victory has failed to grant solution expect by Tamils of Read more…

UK parliament debates Lankan HR issues
9 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

UK parliament debates Lankan HR issues »

The British parliament, both the House of Commons and House of Lords, Tuesday discussed the post war situation in Sri Lanka.The debate on Read more…

Jaffna UN branch to close
9 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

Jaffna UN branch to close »

All UN branch offices in the Jaffna District are to be closed during the course of 2013, reliable sources from Jaffna said. Accordingly, Read more…

SLMC to support the Divi Neguma Bill
8 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

SLMC to support the Divi Neguma Bill »

The Divi Neguma bill is scheduled to be passed after it is taken up for debate at the parliamentary committee stage.The government accepted Read more…

Should Tamils be Loyal Sri Lankans?
8 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

Should Tamils be Loyal Sri Lankans? »

Minorities are easy targets in a Sinhalese polity believing that no one else belongs. As Tisaranee Gunasekara has noted, UPFA ministers have attacked Read more…

Canada urged Sri Lanka to address HR issues
8 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

Canada urged Sri Lanka to address HR issues »

The Canadian government yesterday urged Sri Lanka to address human rights concerns, until which Prime Minister Stephen Harper will not reconsider his decision Read more…

Army intervene in to education activities in North: TNA to inform international community
5 Jan
2013
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Army intervene in to education activities in North: TNA to inform international community »

Tamil National Alliance thoroughly condemns appointing military personals to teach Sinhala language for students at Killinochchie and Mullaitivu districts. At present party decided Read more…