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US quits UNHRC: TNA to work with other countries on UN Resolution

US quits UNHRC: TNA to work with other countries on UN Resolution

Commenting on the decision by the United States to quit from the UNHRC, Tamil National Alliance (TNA) MP M. A. Sumanthiran said his party would Read more…

“Do Not Jeopardize The Lives Of Web Journalists Under The Pretext Of National Security”- National Movement of web Journalists

“Do Not Jeopardize The Lives Of Web Journalists Under The Pretext Of National Security”- National Movement of web Journalists

The national movement for web journalists strongly urges the president, prime minister and the responsible stakeholders in the government to immediately cease the effort taken Read more…

30 trade unions extend support for Postal Strike

30 trade unions extend support for Postal Strike

The Joint Postal Trade Union Collective says, trade unions from more than 30 different sectors have extended their support to the Postal strike.

Its Convenor, Read more…

Sri Lankan civil society oppose Dayan’s nomination to Russia

Sri Lankan civil society oppose Dayan’s nomination to Russia

Sri Lankan civil society activists have raised strong objections to the nomination of Dr Dayan Jayatilleke to the post of Sri Lankan Ambassador Read more…

Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission organizes film festival to mark International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission organizes film festival to mark International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

The UN General Assembly in 1997 proclaimed 26 June as the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture with the ultimate aim of total Read more…

Cricket legends to join Botham during charity walk
31 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Cricket legends to join Botham during charity walk »

Sir Ian Botham will be joined by several leading cricketers during his eight day walk across Sri Lanka including his Ashes rival Read more…

Three international journalists arrested in Colombo
30 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Three international journalists arrested in Colombo »

Three international journalists including Asian Pacific director of the international media organisation and two other representatives arrested in Colombo today.

The Immigration Read more…

Northern CM hospitalized
30 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Northern CM hospitalized »

Chief Minister of the Northern Provincial Council hospitalized over sudden chest pain. Director of the Jaffna Teaching hospital Dr.Bavani Pasubathiraja said , Read more…

Korean ambassador promised to develop fisheries industry of northern fishermen
30 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Korean ambassador promised to develop fisheries industry of northern fishermen »

Korean ambassador to SriLanka Jong Moon Choi met Northern CM at his residence in Jaffna this morning.

During the time of discussions Read more…

Unable to comment on internal issues of SriLanka: Michel J Sison
30 Oct
2013
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Unable to comment on internal issues of SriLanka: Michel J Sison »

US ambassador to SriLanka Michel J Sison said she is unable to comment on internal issues of SriLanka.

US ambassador met Northern Read more…

Sri Lanka still unsafe for many
30 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Sri Lanka still unsafe for many »

BRISBANE archdiocese’s social justice advocate has heard many claims about the infringement of Tamils’ rights in Sri Lanka since the bloody ending Read more…

Sri Lankan refugee spared deportation as judge rules she no longer fits definition of a terrorist
30 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Sri Lankan refugee spared deportation as judge rules she no longer fits definition of a terrorist »

The unsteady sand of who is considered a terrorist in Canada has once again shifted in favour of a Tamil woman living Read more…

Attack on Sri Lankan team: Nek Muhammad’s bail cancelled
29 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Attack on Sri Lankan team: Nek Muhammad’s bail cancelled »

A Lahore High Court division bench on Monday dismissed the bail application of Zubair alias Nek Muhammad, who has been accused of Read more…

Dambulla Badhrakaali Amman Kovil Completely Demolished
29 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Dambulla Badhrakaali Amman Kovil Completely Demolished »

Dambulla Badhrakaali Amman Kovil has been completely demolished last night raises question about the safety of Badhra kaali amman temples in the Read more…

‘Waterloo Suresh’ gets two years prison »

A Canadian who helped a Sri Lankan rebel group acquire “sophisticated military technology” was sentenced by a New York judge Monday to Read more…