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OHCHR report on Sri Lanka likely to go public on March 8

OHCHR report on Sri Lanka likely to go public on March 8

The much anticipated report on Sri Lanka by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights is likely to go public on March 8, Read more…

Opposition presidential candidate: Maithri or Gota?

Opposition presidential candidate: Maithri or Gota?

What should be done is to form a broad coalition and then decide who the presidential candidate would be, said leader of the Read more…

Petition seeking SC order calling for PC polls filed

Petition seeking SC order calling for PC polls filed

A petition has been filed before the Supreme Court, requesting it to order the Elections Commission to hold Provincial Council elections immediately.

Reportedly, the petition Read more…

Will present new UNHRC resolution: SLPP

Will present new UNHRC resolution: SLPP

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Chairman Prof. G.L. Peiris yesterday said that if the party manages to form a government in the future, Read more…

UNP led by Ranil and not controlled by external forces : Sujeewa Senasinghe

UNP led by Ranil and not controlled by external forces : Sujeewa Senasinghe

The United National Party (UNP) is being governed by its leader Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and not an external force, non-cabinet minster Sujeewa Read more…

US built hospital opens in Sri Lanka’s North
4 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

US built hospital opens in Sri Lanka’s North »

A 24-bed hospital built with support from the United Sates has been opened in Palai, Northern Sri Lanka, the US Agency for Read more…

Join us says Basil Rajapaksa
4 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Join us says Basil Rajapaksa »

Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa today invited political parties who have failed at past elections to join the government and support its Read more…

SL ranks 91 in corruption index
4 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

SL ranks 91 in corruption index »

Sri Lanka ranked 91st place on Transparency International’s corruption perception index for 2013, according to a report released on Tuesday.

Sri Lanka Read more…

Army questions ACF motives
4 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Army questions ACF motives »

The army has questioned the motives behind a French NGO releasing a report on the murder of 17 humanitarian workers in 2006 Read more…

US says patience will run out
4 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

US says patience will run out »

The United States has warned that the patience of the international community with Sri Lanka, if real progress is not seen, particularly Read more…

IMF happy with Lanka’s growth
3 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

IMF happy with Lanka’s growth »

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) says it is encouraged by Sri Lanka’s strong growth and moderating inflation, and Read more…

DMK to flag Lanka’s alleged war crimes, Katchatheevu island
3 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

DMK to flag Lanka’s alleged war crimes, Katchatheevu island »

DMK would demand a resolution for an independent inquiry into the alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka and raise the issue of Read more…

Canada seeks progress by March
3 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Canada seeks progress by March »

The Canadian government says it hopes the Sri Lankan government will show progress by the time the UN Human Rights Council meets Read more…

The United National envoy visits Jaffna hold separate discussions with CM and Governor
3 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

The United National envoy visits Jaffna hold separate discussions with CM and Governor »

The United National envoy on human rights of internally displaced personals, Chaloka Beyani paid special visit to Jaffna today.

During his five Read more…

TNA condemns LTTE atrocities
3 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TNA condemns LTTE atrocities »

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA), seen by some in the government as LTTE proxies, today condemned the atrocities committed by the LTTE Read more…