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EC Chief to seek SC ruling on PC polls

EC Chief to seek SC ruling on PC polls

Election Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya said on Thursday the EC would seek a ruling from the Supreme Court on the measures on the Read more…

New Cabinet to be sworn in on Monday or Tuesday

New Cabinet to be sworn in on Monday or Tuesday

UNP General Secretary Akila Viraj Kariyawasam stated that the President has agreed to operate as per the ruling of the court.

He added the new Read more…

The Court’s Slap

The Court’s Slap

Not for the first time in recent weeks, Sri Lankans held a collective breath on the afternoon of December 13th, as citizens gathered Read more…

Mahinda Rajapaksa resigns as PM

Mahinda Rajapaksa resigns as PM

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that the change of government that the people expected has now had to be put off, but pledged Read more…

Sri Lanka’s UNF to form own administration, no coalition

Sri Lanka’s UNF to form own administration, no coalition

Sri Lanka’s United National Front will form its own administration without getting into a coalition, senior party officials said with its leader Ranil Read more…

Kiwis want milk issue solved
24 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Kiwis want milk issue solved »

New Zealand’s Minister of Economic Development says consumer worries in Sri Lanka about Fonterra milk powder are a local issue but the Read more…

Pillay assures fair judgment
24 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Pillay assures fair judgment »

The United Nations human rights chief Navi Pillay said on Friday she has an “open mind” and will not be “pre-judging anything” Read more…

Pakistan will back Sri Lanka at UN
24 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Pakistan will back Sri Lanka at UN »

Pakistan Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif, says Pakistan will continue extending support to Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council and UN Read more…

Indian editor wants SL media to intervene
24 Aug
2013
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Indian editor wants SL media to intervene »

A top rung Indian website Editor and a President of a regional journalists’ body, on Tuesday night, passionately implored Editors and other Read more…

Sharma gets reports on Shirani
23 Aug
2013
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Sharma gets reports on Shirani »

Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma has received a number of reports and opinions on the removal of the former Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake.

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Fonterra suspends Sri Lanka operations after protests
23 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Fonterra suspends Sri Lanka operations after protests »

Fonterra says it has suspended its consumer operations in Sri Lanka, where sales of its products have been temporarily banned, because of Read more…

New Law and Order Ministry
23 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

New Law and Order Ministry »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa has setup a new Law and Order Ministry which will function under him.

Major General (Retired) Nanda Mallawarachchi, a Read more…

Delay in fishermen’s release may cause friction »

The government on Thursday said the delay in the Sri Lankan Navy releasing the detained Tamil Nadu fishermen could cast a shadow Read more…

Sri-Lankan Northern Province: ‘the army is there to assist, not to oppress’ – Peiris
22 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri-Lankan Northern Province: ‘the army is there to assist, not to oppress’ – Peiris »

In an exclusive interview with the Voice of Russia Vickram Bahl Foreign Minister of Sri Lanka, Professor G. L. Peiris talks about Read more…

Civil society to meet Navi Pillay
22 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Civil society to meet Navi Pillay »

Members of civil society who will be meeting United Nations Human Rights Commissioner, Navi Pillay, during her visit in Sri Lanka next Read more…