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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…

People residing in the Western Province should earn Rs.40, 000 monthly income: Ranil Wickramasinghe
23 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

People residing in the Western Province should earn Rs.40, 000 monthly income: Ranil Wickramasinghe »

People residing in the Western Province should earn Rs.40, 000 monthly incomes to full fill their basic needs, opposition leader Ranil Wickramasinghe Read more…

Two budgets of UPFA local councils defeated
23 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Two budgets of UPFA local councils defeated »

The 2014 Budget of the UPFA-controlled Homagama Pradeshiya Sabha has been defeated for the second time by a majority of two votes.

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Tense situation reported at Kalmunai Municipal Council
23 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tense situation reported at Kalmunai Municipal Council »

Chairman of the Kalmunai Municipal Council today announce that he will never present budget proposal for year 2014.

Earlier budget proposal was Read more…

Gotabaya invites migrated nationals to country
23 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Gotabaya invites migrated nationals to country »

The Government today urged expatriate Sri Lankans from all communities to return to Sri Lanka now that the country has overcome the Read more…

Opposition MP Harsha de Silva to lead UNP at Sri Lanka’s Western PC elections
23 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Opposition MP Harsha de Silva to lead UNP at Sri Lanka’s Western PC elections »

National Leader of Sri Lanka’s main opposition United National Party (UNP), Ranil Wickremasinghe has proposed the name of Economist and UNP parliamentarian, Read more…

Fishers strike intensifies, 23 women faint on day two
23 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Fishers strike intensifies, 23 women faint on day two »

The fast unto death in Nagapattinam demanding the release of arrested Tamil fishermen and their boats in Sri Lanka intensified after 23 Read more…

On Nelson Mandella – Ambassador Dr Palitha Kohona’s address at the UN General Assembly
23 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

On Nelson Mandella – Ambassador Dr Palitha Kohona’s address at the UN General Assembly »

Sri Lanka was always part of the UN General Assembly efforts to end the abomination of apartheid and stood firmly behind the Read more…

Sri Lanka needs criminal laws to check terrorist activities- Prof. Rohan Gunaratna
23 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka needs criminal laws to check terrorist activities- Prof. Rohan Gunaratna »

In the backdrop of disturbingly frequent divisive comments and speeches made by certain TNA MPs in Parliament and during campaigns in the Read more…

Stop Shooting The Messenger High Commissioner for South Africa
23 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Stop Shooting The Messenger High Commissioner for South Africa »

Following the recent expression of interest to assist in a reconciliation process in Sri Lanka by South Africa, New Delhi based SA Read more…

Forensic probe on mass grave
23 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Forensic probe on mass grave »

Forensic examinations are underway to determine the age of the mass grave in Mannar, the police said today.

“A judicial medical officer Read more…