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Sri Lanka President tells diplomats: Pick up phone or pack up

Sri Lanka President tells diplomats: Pick up phone or pack up

Sri Lanka’s President on Monday (Sep 17) justified his decision to sack six diplomats – including an ambassador – for not answering his phone calls, Read more…

Sri Lanka to build £11bn metropolis to double size of its capital, Colombo

Sri Lanka to build £11bn metropolis to double size of its capital, Colombo

Sri Lanka’s $1.4bn (£1.07bn) Port City development has elicited parallels to numerous major urban centres. At 665 acres, the project is about the Read more…

Airports Authority of India to develop Palali airport

Airports Authority of India to develop Palali airport

State-owned Airports Authority of India (AAI) will prepare a detailed project report for development of Palali airport in northern Sri Lanka.

This would be the Read more…

Sirisena to contest 2020 Presidential elections: Duminda

Sirisena to contest 2020 Presidential elections: Duminda

President Maithripala Sirisena would be contesting the 2020 Presidential elections, a senior SLFP Minister revealed yesterday.

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MR ready to work with India despite troubled past – GL

MR ready to work with India despite troubled past – GL

The Joint Opposition (JO) yesterday declared that it was ready to work with India in spite of misconceptions that may have led to Read more…

HRW goes Sinhalese
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

HRW goes Sinhalese »

A leading international human rights group, Human Rights Watch (HRW), has launched a Sinhalese language website with content targeting readers in Sri Read more…

Expelled German NGO in talks with TNA, TNPF, GTF
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Expelled German NGO in talks with TNA, TNPF, GTF »

A German NGO expelled from Sri Lanka, at the height of the Vanni offensive, is pushing the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) and Read more…

My son is not alcoholic-Keheliya
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

My son is not alcoholic-Keheliya »

While claiming that his son is not alcoholic, Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella had said that he had sought the British Airways report Read more…

Tamil Canadian Facing U.S. Terrorism Charges Pleads Guilty To Aiding Tamil Tigers
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tamil Canadian Facing U.S. Terrorism Charges Pleads Guilty To Aiding Tamil Tigers »

A Canadian engineering graduate from Waterloo, Ont., pleaded guilty in New York Tuesday to being part of a terrorist procurement cell securing Read more…

We should not listen to India on 13 A — Gotabaya
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

We should not listen to India on 13 A — Gotabaya »

Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa said today that Sri Lanka should not listen to India with regard to the implementation of the 13th Read more…

UK warns of gangs in Lanka
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UK warns of gangs in Lanka »

The British Foreign Office has warned visitors to Sri Lanka to be mindful of organised and armed gangs known to operate in Read more…

Three Lankans arrested in Kent
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Three Lankans arrested in Kent »

Three illegal workers from Sri Lanka have been arrested following a raid on a garage in Sittingbourne, Kent in England.

Acting on Read more…

It is Ramith Rambukwella-SLC
2 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

It is Ramith Rambukwella-SLC »

Sri Lanka Cricket issuing another statement said Sri Lanka A Team cricketer Ramith Rambukwella had mistakenly tried to open one of the Read more…

Sri Lankan court orders release of 24 Indian fishermen
2 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lankan court orders release of 24 Indian fishermen »

A Sri Lankan court today ordered release of 24 Indian fishermen, arrested by the Island Navy last month when they were fishing Read more…

Opposition with common agenda
2 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Opposition with common agenda »

A joint opposition with a common agenda is to take center stage in August following an agreement reached among some opposition political Read more…