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India is buying world’s emptiest airport in its battle for territorial dominance with China

India is buying world’s emptiest airport in its battle for territorial dominance with China

India plans to buy the world’s emptiest airport in an effort to limit China’s influence in the Indian Ocean.

Designed to accommodate one million passengers Read more…

US channel’s finding on Ram Setu reaffirms BJP’s stand: Prasad

US channel’s finding on Ram Setu reaffirms BJP’s stand: Prasad

The claim made in a new show of a US science channel that the ‘Ram Setu’ is man-made and not natural has reaffirmed the stand Read more…

Several parties and independent groups handover nominations for Puttalam district

Several parties and independent groups handover nominations for Puttalam district

The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) and JVP today (13) handed over nominations for Wanathawilluwa Pradeshiya Sabha for the upcoming Local Government (LG) elections.

The Read more…

Tamil prisoners’ CA appeal to be supported on 22 Feb

Tamil prisoners’ CA appeal to be supported on 22 Feb

Court of Appeal yesterday (12) fixed for support on February 2 the petition filed Tamil prisoners seeking to transfer their case back to Vavuniya High Read more…

AG calls upon govt . to address international concerns immediately US anti-corruption advisor to be based here

AG calls upon govt . to address international concerns immediately US anti-corruption advisor to be based here

Auditor General Gamini Wijesinghe yesterday alleged that the failure on the part of successive governments to take tangible measures to tackle state sector waste, corruption Read more…

Protest will be held has scheduled in Jaffna town tomorrow.
20 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Protest will be held has scheduled in Jaffna town tomorrow. »

Tamil National Alliance Jaffna district parliament member Mawai Senathiraja informed the hunger protest which was announced by Tamil National Alliance Parliament member S.Sritharan, Read more…

106,000 people missing in Sri Lanka, alleges BBC journalist
16 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

106,000 people missing in Sri Lanka, alleges BBC journalist »

A BBC journalist has said that around 106,000 persons were missing in LTTE-controlled areas after the war and the Sri Lankan government should Read more…

Vavuniya protest to demand freedom for arrested undergrads
15 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Vavuniya protest to demand freedom for arrested undergrads »

The TNA, four other Tamil parties as well as the NSSP and several organizations held a protest in front of Vavuniya marketplace yesterday Read more…

UN to appoint a working committee on Petrie report
15 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

UN to appoint a working committee on Petrie report »

The United Nations states that a working committee would be appointed to act on the recommendations submitted by the Petrie report or else Read more…

Some Muslim parties also for  abolition of 13A
12 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Some Muslim parties also for abolition of 13A »

Some Muslim parties in the ruling alliance have joined the campaign for the abolition of the 13th Amendment to the Constitution.The All Ceylon Read more…

TNA ready for fast
12 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

TNA ready for fast »

Tamil National Alliance is planning to engage in a fast on the 21st demanding the release of the Jaffna university students and the Read more…

Political solution vital for region’s stability: India
9 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Political solution vital for region’s stability: India »

Greater devolution of powers to the provinces and amicable resolution of the Tamil grievances are pivotal to the long-term stability of the region. Read more…

Sri Lanka ruling alliance group to sign a petition to safeguard 13th Amendment
8 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka ruling alliance group to sign a petition to safeguard 13th Amendment »

Sri Lanka’s ruling United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) sources say that a group of ruling alliance political parties and several ministers have initiated Read more…

‘The government made several attempts to kill me’: Tamil MP -Source:National Post Canada by Stewart Bell
6 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

‘The government made several attempts to kill me’: Tamil MP -Source:National Post Canada by Stewart Bell »

A Sri Lankan opposition politician said Wednesday he wanted his government to investigate allegations that an army officer now in Canada had been Read more…

Karunanidhi gives TESO resolution to UK envoy
4 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Karunanidhi gives TESO resolution to UK envoy »

Tamil Nadu DMK Chief M.K Karunanidhi has had discussions on Sri Lanka with the British Deputy High Commissioner in Chennai Mike Nithavrianakis. The Read more…