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Japanese defense ship arrives at Hambantota port

Japanese defense ship arrives at Hambantota port

Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force ship ‘Ikazuchi’ has arrived at the port of Hambantota today (15) on a goodwill visit, Sri Lanka Navy Read more…

“Since Eastern Province Has No Chief Minister, Ministers or Council, the Governor Can Take Over Powers of the Chief Minister, Ministers or Council To Solve Issues” Says New Eastern Governor MLAM Hizbullah

“Since Eastern Province Has No Chief Minister, Ministers or Council, the Governor Can Take Over Powers of the Chief Minister, Ministers or Council To Solve Issues” Says New Eastern Governor MLAM Hizbullah

Newly-appointed Governor of the Eastern Province, M.L.A.M. Hizbullah, in an interview with Ceylon Today says, “I created a problem by being selected as Read more…

Committee rejects MoU for defence pact with US

Committee rejects MoU for defence pact with US

A committee has rejected most of the content in a memorandum of understanding submitted by the US government to the Sri Lankan defence Read more…

Bank of China offers Sri Lanka $300 million loan, option to raise to $1 billion – Report

Bank of China offers Sri Lanka $300 million loan, option to raise to $1 billion – Report

Bank of China, one of the four biggest state-owned commercial banks in China, has offered Sri Lanka a loan of $300 million which Read more…

SLPP rejects Steering Committee report on new Constitution

SLPP rejects Steering Committee report on new Constitution

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) yesterday said it rejects the Steering Committee report presented to the Constitutional Assembly (CA) and would work Read more…

India releases 43 Sri Lankan fishermen
14 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India releases 43 Sri Lankan fishermen »

Forty-three Sri Lankan fishermen and 10 trawlers were released by the Indian coast guard and handed over to local authorities, media reported Read more…

PC polls ideal for people to express solidarity with MR: Gotabaya
14 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

PC polls ideal for people to express solidarity with MR: Gotabaya »

Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa today said that with the Geneva sessions coming up in March, the forthcoming Western and Southern Provincial Council Read more…

Sri Lankan government’s reconciliation programme moving forward: Keheliya
14 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lankan government’s reconciliation programme moving forward: Keheliya »

The Sri Lankan government has implemented 75 percent of the recommendations in the Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission (LLRC) and the government’s Read more…

Wigneswaran says Tamils can’t expect a total power-sharing
14 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Wigneswaran says Tamils can’t expect a total power-sharing »

The Chief Minister of the Northern Provincial Council (NPC), C.V. Wigneswaran, said he would settle for the best possible solution to the Read more…

Attempts to paint a false image
14 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Attempts to paint a false image »

Sri Lanka’s Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Major General Shavendra Silva says many groups are trying to paint a false Read more…

HRCSL ignores monk’s complaint
14 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

HRCSL ignores monk’s complaint »

The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) had refused to accept a complaint from a monk against the Bodhu Bala Sena Read more…

Anura Kumara Dissanayake Is A Capable Leader, TNA Congratulates, TNA Calls On JVP To Work Together
13 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Anura Kumara Dissanayake Is A Capable Leader, TNA Congratulates, TNA Calls On JVP To Work Together »

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) congratulates the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) and Anura Kumara Dissanayake on his assumption of office as the Read more…

Australian Senate backs probe
13 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Australian Senate backs probe »

The Australian Senate has passed a resolution calling on the Australian Government to back an international war crimes investigation in Sri Lanka.

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TNA says there are more graves
13 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TNA says there are more graves »

Tamil National Alliance (TNA) says there are more mass graves in the North and East which have yet to be uncovered.

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Veteran filmmaker Balu Mahendra passes away
13 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Veteran filmmaker Balu Mahendra passes away »

The 74-year-old filmmaker dies at a Chennai hospital after suffering a heart attack.

Veteran filmmaker Balu Mahendra died on Thursday morning, after Read more…