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Japan Govt set to start naval security aid to Sri Lanka, Djibouti

Japan Govt set to start naval security aid to Sri Lanka, Djibouti

The government plans to expand the assistance it provides for strengthening naval security capacities to nations in the Indian Ocean, sources said.

The goal is Read more…

Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s Three-Day Official Visit To Sri Lanka Begins Today

Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s Three-Day Official Visit To Sri Lanka Begins Today

Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong will make a three-day official visit to Sri Lanka starting Monday (Jan 22), during which both countries will Read more…

“I Am Not Ready To Pardon Those Who Robbed Public Money:I Urge Public To Do The Same,” President

“I Am Not Ready To Pardon Those Who Robbed Public Money:I Urge Public To Do The Same,” President

President Maithripala Sirisena said every ethnicity in Sri Lanka played a part in electing him as the President to establish freedom and democracy in the Read more…

Postal voting for Local Government elections commenced today

Postal voting for Local Government elections commenced today

Postal voting for the upcoming Local Government elections commenced today(January 22) at 9 am in Election Offices, District Secretariats and Police stations.

Public sector employees Read more…

Mahinda slams incompetent “yahapalana opposition”

Mahinda slams incompetent “yahapalana opposition”

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa today slammed what he called the “yahapalana opposition” in Parliament over their failure to meet the expectations of the public.

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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
Written by TELOadmin

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…

UK undecided on CHOGM 2013
3 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

UK undecided on CHOGM 2013 »

The British government is undecided on attending the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Sri Lanka later this year.The British High Commissioner Read more…

We will not sacrifice the rights of minority community at any circumstances. Muslim Congress takes decision at the delegates’ conference
1 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

We will not sacrifice the rights of minority community at any circumstances. Muslim Congress takes decision at the delegates’ conference »

To affirm the rights of minority race people, to introduce devolution of powers we would continuously with commitment will function, to abolish the Read more…