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Presidential task forces ‘risk creating parallel state’ and further entrenches ‘nepotism, patronage and militarisation’ – ITJP

Presidential task forces ‘risk creating parallel state’ and further entrenches ‘nepotism, patronage and militarisation’ – ITJP

The International Truth and Justice Project (ITJP) have published a new infographic showcasing the authoritarian hold President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has imposed in Sri Lanka through Read more…

Sri Lanka is facing a massive economic crisis: UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe

Sri Lanka is facing a massive economic crisis: UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe

Sri Lanka is facing a massive economic crisis at present, Ranil Wickremesinghe – Leader of the United National Party said on Thursday (July 9).

According Read more…

Protect 19th amendment, civil society activists urge voters

Protect 19th amendment, civil society activists urge voters

A civil society collective yesterday called for an electoral defeat of attempts by Sri Lanka’s ruling party to repeal the 19th amendment to the constitution.

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Sri Lanka tells UN to respect principle of sovereign equality

Sri Lanka tells UN to respect principle of sovereign equality

Sri Lanka has called on the United Nations, as the largest global body that is committed to ensure the rights of every human being, to Read more…

Sri Lanka likely to ban some foreign organizations and individuals for LTTE links

Sri Lanka likely to ban some foreign organizations and individuals for LTTE links

Sri Lanka is likely to re-list some foreign organizations and individuals as “terrorist” under UN Security Council (UNSC) Resolution No: 1373 following intelligence reports that Read more…

Chandrani Rejects Crossover Claims In “Attanayake Way”
8 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Chandrani Rejects Crossover Claims In “Attanayake Way” »

UNP MP Chandrani Bandara, who was present at the common opposition press conference today, denied rumours that she was going to cross Read more…

“I Left The President”: Hirunika Crosses Over To Support Maithripala Sirisena
8 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

“I Left The President”: Hirunika Crosses Over To Support Maithripala Sirisena »

Western Provincial Council member of the UPFA, Hirunika Premachandra joined the common opposition a short while ago, extending her support to Maithripala Read more…

“He Is Going Anyway: Let Him Go”: How Ranil Ignored Repeated Warnings Over Tissa’s Crossover
8 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

“He Is Going Anyway: Let Him Go”: How Ranil Ignored Repeated Warnings Over Tissa’s Crossover »

It has now been revealed that opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe knew his General Secretary Tissa Attanayake’s defection since last week and ignored Read more…

Kabir Hashim Becomes New General Secretary Of UNP
8 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Kabir Hashim Becomes New General Secretary Of UNP »

The United National Party appointed Kabir Hashim as the new General Secretary of the party.

He was appointed to the position Read more…

Vaiko’s MDMK snaps ties with NDA, hits out at Modi govt
8 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Vaiko’s MDMK snaps ties with NDA, hits out at Modi govt »

CHENNAI: The Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) on Monday snapped ties with the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) alleging that the Narendra Modi government at the Read more…

Opposition Says It Just “Got A Big Fish”: Probably Hirunika!
8 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Opposition Says It Just “Got A Big Fish”: Probably Hirunika! »

Highly placed sources told Asian Mirror that UPFA Western Provincial Councilor Hirunika Premachandra is likely to extend her support to Maithripala Sirisena.

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Tissa to be Health minister, Chandrani to be dep. minister
8 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Tissa to be Health minister, Chandrani to be dep. minister »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa a short while ago said that UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayake has joined the government.

President Rajapaksa made Read more…

MR, Maithri handed over nominations, objections rejected
8 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Admin

MR, Maithri handed over nominations, objections rejected »

President RAjapaksa and common candidate Maithripala Sirisena handed over nominations. objections to two major candidates. both rejected.

President Mahinda Rajapaksa, Opposition Common Candidate Maithripala Sirisena Read more…

Sri Lanka main opposition party General Secretary crosses over to government – report
8 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka main opposition party General Secretary crosses over to government – report »

General Secretary of Sri Lanka’s main opposition United National Party, MP Tissa Attanayake has crossed over to the government, latest media reports from Read more…

CWC says it is backing Mahinda
8 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

CWC says it is backing Mahinda »

Ending weeks of speculation, the Ceylon Workers Congress (CWC) today said it will be supporting President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Presidential elections Read more…