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CID to seek international assistance into assassination plot

CID to seek international assistance into assassination plot

The Criminal Investigation Department stated that they would seek international assistance to investigate into the incident where certain parts of the telephone conversation said to Read more…

Sri Lankan currency fears are overblown, Mangala tells Nikkei

Sri Lankan currency fears are overblown, Mangala tells Nikkei

The sharp decline of Sri Lanka’s currency is “not as catastrophic as people make it out to be,” Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera said Read more…

Can Maithripala Sirisena and Mahinda Rajapaksa Re-unite Politically? By D.B.S.Jeyaraj

Can Maithripala Sirisena and Mahinda Rajapaksa Re-unite Politically? By D.B.S.Jeyaraj

Ranil Wickremesinghe is Green! Mahinda Rajapaksa is Blue! President Maithripala Sirisena, Which Political Colour Are You?

Former British prime minister and Read more…

Wiggy wants TNA vote tied to release of LTTE suspects in custody Budget 2019

Wiggy wants TNA vote tied to release of LTTE suspects in custody Budget 2019

Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran said on Friday said that he had requested the TNA leaders to vote against the budget in Parliament in Read more…

It is better to resign if it’s everyone’s wish: IGP

It is better to resign if it’s everyone’s wish: IGP

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundara said yesterday that it would be better for him to resign if it were the wish Read more…

NFF withdraws petition against 13th amendment
12 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

NFF withdraws petition against 13th amendment »

The petition due to be filed at the Supreme Court today by the National Freedom Front repealing the 13th amendment to the constitution Read more…

LTTE commander shot dead in France
10 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

LTTE commander shot dead in France »

Nadarajah Mathinthiran alias Parithi, an ex-LTTE commander who had left the movement in the early 90’s and later coordinated LTTE political activities in Read more…

TESO decision handed over to Navanethem Pillay
8 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

TESO decision handed over to Navanethem Pillay »

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navanethem Pillay had said that she would head a team to Sri Lanka in January next year Read more…

Spain urges Lanka to brief on rejecting 100 recommendations
6 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Spain urges Lanka to brief on rejecting 100 recommendations »

Sri Lanka has rejected 98 recommendations submitted by countries at the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in Geneva, the troika tasked with serving as Read more…

Karunanidhi requests for referendum in Sri Lanka’s North & East
4 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Karunanidhi requests for referendum in Sri Lanka’s North & East »

DMK president M. Karunanidhi said that India should prevail upon the United Nations to have a referendum under its supervision to enable Tamils Read more…

A lesson in autonomy
4 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

A lesson in autonomy »

The Chinese Government has extended an invitation to the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) to tour its Guangxi  Zhuang  autonomous region, to study autonomy Read more…

Chief Prelate’s stress that 13th amendment to constitution should be abolished
29 Oct
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Chief Prelate’s stress that 13th amendment to constitution should be abolished »

Chief Prelates of the Malwathu & Asgiri Chapters assert that the provincial council system which was established in the country by late President Read more…

Influence Lanka to protect citizens’ rights: Amnesty to India
28 Oct
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Influence Lanka to protect citizens’ rights: Amnesty to India »

Amnesty International India (AII) has appealed to Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh to influence Sri Lanka to protect the rights of its citizens Read more…

Sri Lanka must remain committed to devolution and the 13th Amendment
27 Oct
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka must remain committed to devolution and the 13th Amendment »

In a troubling development that can sour ties between New Delhi and Colombo, calls for repealing the 13th Amendment to the Sri Lankan Read more…

13th Amendment: SLMC will oppose for referendum
23 Oct
2012
Written by TELO Admin

13th Amendment: SLMC will oppose for referendum »

The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) will oppose any attempt by the government to hold a national referendum with a view to repealing Read more…