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Sri Lanka parliament ‘votes against newly appointed PM Rajapaksa’

Sri Lanka parliament ‘votes against newly appointed PM Rajapaksa’

Sri lanka’s parliament passed a no-confidence motion against newly appointed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and his government on Wednesday, throwing the country deeper Read more…

Sovereignty of Legislature prevailed: TNA

Sovereignty of Legislature prevailed: TNA

The Sovereignty of the Legislature prevailed today with 122 MPs signing a motion against the new Government and its Prime Minister, who was appointed unconstitutionally, Read more…

Two prominent Bhikkhu organisations urged President to hold referendum

Two prominent Bhikkhu organisations urged President to hold referendum

Two prominent Bhikkhu organisations yesterday urged President Maithripala Sirisena to hold a referendum immediately to let the people decide whether they approved of the dissolution Read more…

Parliament sittings adjourned till tomorrow after tense situation

Parliament sittings adjourned till tomorrow after tense situation

Parliament sittings were adjourned till tomorrow after a tense situation arose in Parliament today.

The tense situation arose when the Government Read more…

State Minister Vadivel Suresh to also resign

State Minister Vadivel Suresh to also resign

State Minister Vadivel Suresh also says that he will resign from his ministerial portfolio and support the United National Party (UNP).

He had held talks Read more…

Sri Lanka Muslim leader warns against extremism claims
6 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka Muslim leader warns against extremism claims »

Sri Lanka’s main Muslim political leader, who is also the justice minister, criticised his own government Friday for blaming religious tensions in Read more…

Indonesian police arrest alleged people-smuggling boss, Akram
6 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Indonesian police arrest alleged people-smuggling boss, Akram »

Indonesian police have arrested a man who is understood to be a key people-smuggling boss, with suspected involvement in a fatal boat Read more…

“If tuition classes are stopped the government will topple”-Upul Shantha Sannasgala
6 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

“If tuition classes are stopped the government will topple”-Upul Shantha Sannasgala »

The famous and popular private tuition Master Upul Shantha Sannasgala had challenged that if law is brought in to prohibit private tuition Read more…

Lasantha murder suspect acquitted and released
6 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Lasantha murder suspect acquitted and released »

The army intelligence officer arrested in connection with the murder of Sunday Leader Editor Lasantha Wickramatunga has been acquitted from all charges Read more…

Dayasiri’s campaign financier assaulted
6 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Dayasiri’s campaign financier assaulted »

Intra-party election violence appears to have reached a pinnacle in the North-Western Province (NWP), with the main financial supporter of United People’s Read more…

Men jailed for ‘execution-style’ murder
6 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Men jailed for ‘execution-style’ murder »

Two Sri Lankans who carried out an “execution-style” murder in retribution for a love affair have been jailed for life terms of Read more…

I will not apologize
6 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

I will not apologize »

Minister Mervyn Silva doubts that Minister Dulles Alahapperuma would have forgotten the relationship between the Silva family and his family (Alahapperuma), as Read more…

Polls not a sign of democracy
6 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Polls not a sign of democracy »

UNP leader Ranil Wickramasinghe says holding elections does not mean there is democracy in the country.

Speaking at a demonstration in Galle Read more…

India to supply two naval warships to Sri Lanka
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India to supply two naval warships to Sri Lanka »

India is planning to supply two naval warships to Sri Lanka to strengthen its capabilities to guard its maritime boundaries.

The two Read more…

U.S. Renovates Mullaitivu Market to Bring Communities Together
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

U.S. Renovates Mullaitivu Market to Bring Communities Together »

U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka Michele J. Sison and USAID Mission Director Sherry Carlin opened the newly renovated Mullaitivu public market on Read more…