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India welcomes UN Peacebuilding Commission work in Sri Lanka

India welcomes UN Peacebuilding Commission work in Sri Lanka

India has welcomed the work of the UN Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) in Sri Lanka and elsewhere.

“We welcome the efforts undertaken Read more…

We want to walk hand-in-hand with SL: Keshap

We want to walk hand-in-hand with SL: Keshap

Outgoing US Ambassador Atul Keshap has said his country wants to walk hand-in-hand with all Sri Lankans to see the dream of a brighter future Read more…

Did Army use ‘poison gas’ on Vanni east front? Former UNP MP flays TNA for not seeking clarification from govt.

Did Army use ‘poison gas’ on Vanni east front? Former UNP MP flays TNA for not seeking clarification from govt.

Former UNP MP and media personality J. Sri Ranga has accused the four-party Tamil National Alliance (TNA) and other Tamil MPs of conveniently remaining silent Read more…

India invites applications for Self-Financing Professional Course

India invites applications for Self-Financing Professional Course

India is inviting applications from Sri Lankan students (excluding PIO, OCI card holders & NRIs) for nomination to undergraduate course in MBBS, BDS, BE, B.Tech, Read more…

New UNICEF, Pay&Go service enables Sri Lankans to donate to UNICEF’s work for children

New UNICEF, Pay&Go service enables Sri Lankans to donate to UNICEF’s work for children

Sri Lankans across the country are now able to directly donate to the United Nations Children’s Fund’s (UNICEF) work for children and young people, though 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…

Government stating tigers resuming is fabricated. Ananthashankari emphasize
1 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

Government stating tigers resuming is fabricated. Ananthashankari emphasize »

Government stating that Tamil Eelam Liberation tiger’s movement has resumed is totally fabrication. By originating such erroneous opinion, government should curtail in shoving Read more…

UN raises concerns over CJ impeachment
1 Jan
2013
Written by TELOadmin

UN raises concerns over CJ impeachment »

The UN Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, Gabriela Knaul, expressed yesterday serious concern about the impeachment proceedings against the Read more…

Jaffna students deny “supporting the cause”
29 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Jaffna students deny “supporting the cause” »

A special meeting will be held between Faculty Deans and Jaffna University Lecturers, sequent to a meeting with the four students detained at Read more…

Lankans stage protest in Australia
26 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Lankans stage protest in Australia »

Tamil protesters who demonstrated outside the MCG for the start of the Boxing Day Test demanded that Sri Lanka and its cricket team Read more…

British premier urged to boycott commonwealth summit in Sri Lanka
26 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

British premier urged to boycott commonwealth summit in Sri Lanka »

British Premier David Cameron has been urged to reconsider his presence at the Commonwealth Summit due to be held in Sri Lanka next Read more…

Batti LG polls early next year?
26 Dec
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Batti LG polls early next year? »

The election to nine local bodies in the Batticaloa district should be conducted before March 13, 2013 in terms of the existing law, Read more…